Archive for April, 2012

Breaking News: Jason Bay Placed On DL, Mets Call Up Zach Lutz

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
Breaking News: Jason Bay Placed On DL, Mets Call Up Zach Lutz

The New York Mets today announced the team placed outfielder Jason Bay on the 15-Day Disabled List with a nondisplaced fracture of a rib on the left side and recalled infielder Zach Lutz from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League.  Bay, 33, is hitting .240 (12-50) with three home runs and five RBI in 15 […]

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Hudgens Said What??

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
Hudgens Said What??

“You always like to have speed, but it’s just a matter of, we need to get on base at a high rate,” Mets hitting coach Dave Hudgens said. “We get on base at a high rate, we’ve got good offensive players, we’ll score runs.” Excuse me Dave for interjecting here, but the Mets were second […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: The San Francisco Treat Edition

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: The San Francisco Treat Edition

The Mets just wound up a four game weekend wrap-around series with the San Francisco Giants, winning only one of the four games. Sunday’s edition of Rain Out Theater, prompted a double-header on Monday night, with the Giants sweeping both games from the Mets. One would think with 36 plus innings of baseball played between […]

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How Will You Remember Jose Reyes?

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
How Will You Remember Jose Reyes?

We all glanced at the schedules when they came out to see when Jose Reyes would return to New York with the Marlins. David Wright says he misses his friend, but he remembers the dynamic Reyes from a different perspective than we do. I’ll always remember Reyes as a dynamic player with an electric smile, […]

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2012 Draft: Could Stryker Trahan Be A Future Met?

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
2012 Draft: Could Stryker Trahan Be A Future Met?

The June MLB First Year Player Draft is rapidly approaching. The Mets brain trust will be tasked with filling the organization with more quality talent. According to ESPNNewYork’s Adam Rubin the Mets own 4 pick’s in the top 75 (12,35,71,75). In the coming months many people will speculate who the Mets are targeting at #12. While consensus […]

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David Wright Shows Leadership

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 81 Comments
David Wright Shows Leadership

David Wright has always been the unofficial captain of the Mets. Once they extend his contract – which they should – it would be a good idea to make it official. That’s because just about everything he does shows leadership. Take last night for example. It was cold and damp. A good night not to […]

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4/23 Farm Report: Andres Torres Has Big Day, Ignites 10-6 St. Lucie Win!

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
4/23 Farm Report: Andres Torres Has Big Day, Ignites 10-6 St. Lucie Win!

Buffalo 5 – Lehigh Valley 1 By Joe DeCaro Dylan Owen got the start and kept the Iron Pigs in check allowing just one run on three hits in 4.1 innings of work. Owen retired the first nine batters he faced, issued no walks and struck out two. He helped his own cause with a […]

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I Like Ike, But This Is Ridiculous

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
I Like Ike, But This Is Ridiculous

Geez, What the heck is up with Ike Davis? Spare me the “It’s only April diatribes”  I’m not in the mood for cliches and simplistic excuses this morning. Ike Davis stranded the bases loaded three times in Monday’s doubleheader sweep by the Giants, although the first baseman cautiously noted that the final instance — a called […]

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Gee Rocked, Mets Go Down 7-2, Giants Sweep Doubleheader

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments

Recap Another starter slammed by the Giants. Dillon Gee gave up seven runs and a career-high 12 hits in 6 2-3 innings. He gets his second loss of the season and has an ERA of 5.21 now. Yikes. Acosta and Parnell combined for 2.1 one hit innings. At least our bullpen was solid. Duda had […]

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Mets Leave 12 Men Stranded And Fans Hanging In 6-1 Loss

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Leave 12 Men Stranded And Fans Hanging In 6-1 Loss

Recap The Mets thought they could get away with using Miguel Batista as a spot starter today against the Giants and Lincecum. They thought wrong. All us fans saw this coming, though. He only lasted 3.2 innings and was blasted for six runs, three earned, seven hits, two being homeruns, walking three and striking out […]

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Torres And Carrasco To Begin Rehab In St. Lucie Tonight

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
Torres And Carrasco To Begin Rehab In St. Lucie Tonight

.                           Andres Torres and D.J. Carrasco will begin their rehab assignments tonight with St. Luice. Torres has been out since opening day with a lingering strained calf muscle. As for Carrasco he twisted his ankle during Spring Training and was placed on the […]

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