Archive for April, 2012

MMO Mailbag: Have We Seen The Last Of Pelfrey?

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Have We Seen The Last Of Pelfrey?

Douglas Cook asks: Will Harvey or Wheeler be called up this year or do they need more minor league seasoning? We spoke to Wally Backman and asked him that question on Tuesday. He said that Harvey will certainly be with the Mets by September at the latest. I happen to think that if the Mets fall […]

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Mets Look To Sweep Reyes and Marlins Out Of Town!

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Look To Sweep Reyes and Marlins Out Of Town!

Starting Lineup Kirk Nieuwenhuis CF Ruben Tejada SS Daniel Murphy 2B David Wright 3B Lucas Duda RF Ike Davis 1B Josh Thole C Jordany Valdespin LF Jon Niese LHP Mets Notes RECENT METS: The Mets have won two games in a row and are now 6-2 at home vs. NL East opponents and 7-5 overall…Last year New York was 34-47 at home, including 15-21 vs. […]

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Wright Becomes Mets All Time RBI Leader!

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments
Wright Becomes Mets All Time RBI Leader!

INTO THE RECORD BOOKS! David Wright’s two-run home run in the sixth-inning gave him 735 career RBI, the most in franchise history, passing Darryl Strawberry, who had 733. “I think that just kind of growing up and knowing the history of the organization, to have your name mentioned in the same breath with Strawberry and Piazza and […]

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4/25 Farm Report: Satin & Harvey Lead Bisons Attack, Den Dekker & Flores Both Homer

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments
4/25 Farm Report: Satin & Harvey Lead Bisons Attack, Den Dekker & Flores Both Homer

Buffalo 12, Lehigh Valley 1 By Andrew O’Brien In his fifth Triple-A start for Buffalo, top prospect Matt Harvey single-handedly defeated the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs on Wednesday afternoon. Harvey threw seven shutout innings and launched a two-run homer to provide Buffalo with all the run support needed. Buffalo (11-10) plated four runs in the […]

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From Left Field: You Gotta Love Mike Baxter

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments
From Left Field: You Gotta Love Mike Baxter

It’s a fairytale story to say the least. Childhood Mets fan and Whitestone, Queens native Mike Baxter wound up suiting up for hometown team last summer. Though his playing time was limited, it still must have been a great thrill for him to be playing right at home. But this year, Baxter legitimately won a […]

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Mets News: Brad Emaus and Fred Lewis Signed To Minor League Deals

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments

The New York Mets today announced the team signed infielder Brad Emaus and outfielder Fred Lewis to minor league contracts and assigned both to Buffalo (AAA) of the International League. Emaus, 26, had signed to start 2012 with the Laredo Lemurs of the American Association before joining New York. He appeared in 14 games with […]

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R.A. Swiftly Handles Marlins, Wright Becomes All-Time Mets RBI Leader in 5-1 Win

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
R.A. Swiftly Handles Marlins, Wright Becomes All-Time Mets RBI Leader in 5-1 Win

R.A. Dickey was lights out, the Mets offense managed to score some runs late, and #5 David Wright became the Mets all-time leader in RBI’s in their 5-1 win, ensuring a series victory against the Marlins. Recap R.A. Dickey came out today and had his best outing of the season, going seven innings allowing one […]

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Matt Harvey Delivers His Most Dominating Performance Of The Season!

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Delivers His Most Dominating Performance Of The Season!

Mets top pitching prospect Matt Harvey was lights-out today in the Bisons 12-1 drubbing of the Iron Pigs today at Coca Cola Park in Lehigh Valley. We were there and we’ll have some great shots of Harvey in action later today, but let’s discuss his incredible outing for now. Harvey was as composed today as […]

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New York Not Good Enough For Reyes, But Perfect For Wright

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
New York Not Good Enough For Reyes, But Perfect For Wright

Jose Reyes received cheers last night. He also heard boos from the largely uninspired Citi Field crowd. Reyes didn’t exactly pack them in last night, did he? David Wright wasn’t surprised by the lukewarm ovation, saying some people would never forgive Reyes while others understood why he left. Reyes simply said the Mets never made […]

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The New Look Mets Bench: Juggling Act

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
The New Look Mets Bench: Juggling Act

As has been a recurring theme in the Mets last few years, the injury bug has hit and its done a drastic reshaping on the entire roster in a matter of three weeks. How will the Mets manage to handle the loss of key players, with the addition of new, younger players who are talented, […]

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