Archive for April, 2012

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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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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