Archive for April, 2012

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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On The Road With Petey Pete: Hanging With The Herd At Lehigh Valley

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
On The Road With Petey Pete: Hanging With The Herd At Lehigh Valley

It’s 8:00 AM in the beautiful Lehigh Valley. I just got to the ballpark after enjoying a delicious continental breakfast at the Super 8. Grounds in my coffee? Who cares? We got morning minor league baseball on tap, and the Bisons are throwing Matt Harvey today, and I’ll be sitting right behind homeplate. First pitch: 10:30 […]

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4/24 Farm Report: Savannah Swarms West Virginia 14-5

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
4/24 Farm Report: Savannah Swarms West Virginia 14-5

Lehigh Valley 4, Buffalo 3  By Joe DeCaro Buffalo rallied from three runs down to tie the game and sen it into extra-innings, but it was to no avail as the Iron Pigs touched up Bisons reliever Jack Egbert for the winning run as the Pigs walked off with a 4-3 victory in the bottom of the […]

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Jon Rauch: NL East Killer

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
Jon Rauch: NL East Killer

Jon Rauch has been outstanding for the Mets in the bullpen this year.  After getting credit for his team-leading third victory in the Mets’ 2-1 victory over the Miami Marlins last night, Rauch has now pitched 9⅓ scoreless innings in ten appearances.  But the zero in the runs allowed column is just the beginning of […]

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Ike Continues To Struggle, Is A Trip To The Minors In Play?

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
Ike Continues To Struggle, Is A Trip To The Minors In Play?

Coming into last nights game agaisnt the Marlins, Davis was hitting just 136. with 3 home runs and 7 RBI. After Monday’s doubleheader, Davis said that he feels better at the plate and felt he had some good swings. So far this season, Davis had already struck out 20 times. In the opener agaisnt Miami […]

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Mets Sign OF Dustin Martin to Minor League Deal

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Sign OF Dustin Martin to Minor League Deal

Mets Sign OF Dustin Martin The New York Mets today announced that they have signed OF DUSTIN MARTIN to a minor league contract. Martin has been activated to the Buffalo Bisons roster and will join the team in Lehigh Valley for tonight’s game against the IronPigs. Martin went to 2012 major league spring training with […]

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Reyes Returns To Citi: Game Notes, Game Preview, Starting Lineup

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
Reyes Returns To Citi: Game Notes, Game Preview, Starting Lineup

Starting Lineup Kirk Nieuwenhuis – CF Ruben Tejada – SS Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Lucas Duda – RF Ike Davis – 1B Mike Baxter – LF Josh Thole – C Johan Santana – LHP Mets Notes RISP: The Mets were 3-15 with runners in scoring position during yesterday’s doubleheader. On the […]

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