Archive for April, 2012

The Binghamton Buzz

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
The Binghamton Buzz

Ramblings from Henry and Fayette Streets   The Week That Was: April 16th to April 23rd The B-Mets began the week with a three game set in Manchester, New Hampshire against the Fisher Cats.  They lost two of three against the Cats, their only win coming on Tuesday night, a 10-6 final with Collin McHugh […]

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4/22 Farm Report: Danny Muno Propels St. Lucie To Wild Walkoff Win!

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
4/22 Farm Report: Danny Muno Propels St. Lucie To Wild Walkoff Win!

Buffalo 6 – Syracuse 1 Syracuse 1 – Buffalo 0 By Pete Shapiro The Buffalo Bisons split their double-header yesterday with the Syracuse Chiefs, winning the opener by a score of 6-1 behind starter Jeurys Familia (2-1), before dropping the nightcap by a heartbreaking score of 1-0 and making a hard luck loser of Chris […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: Kirk Nieuwenhuis

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Player Of The Week: Kirk Nieuwenhuis

The MetsMerizedOnline Player of the Week for this week has shown he has a great impact on this team. This week includes the series against the Atlanta Braves and the weekend (2 of the 4 games) series against the San Francisco Giants for a total of 5 games.  Here is our MMO Player of the […]

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Minor League Notes: Ratliff Announces Retirement, Mejia Pulled From Start, Verrett To DL

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
Minor League Notes: Ratliff Announces Retirement, Mejia Pulled From Start, Verrett To DL

Our friend Sean Ratliff has announced that he has retired. Sean was attempting to come back from major surgery last year after a foul ball struck him near his eye while standing in the on-deck circle. The injury resulted in six broken bones surrounding his eye. MMO’s Pete Shapiro spoke to Sean in February and he […]

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Prospect Pulse: Familia Answers Critics

An article by posted on April 22, 2012 0 Comments
Prospect Pulse: Familia Answers Critics

Over the last two weeks I have seen my fill of criticism about Jeurys Familia. For some reason it seems as if Mets fans and bloggers want this guy to fail. Either that, or they are just trying to make themselves look smart by pointing out his short-comings, and predicting limited success for him as […]

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No Hitters Over The Years By (Binghamton) Mets Pitchers

An article by posted on April 22, 2012 0 Comments
No Hitters Over The Years By (Binghamton) Mets Pitchers

There has been a lot of talk this season about the ‘no-hitter’ and lack of one by a pitcher in a New York Mets uniform.  Ex-Mets minor leaguer Phil Humber tossing a perfect game on Saturday will only help fuel the conversation that the Mets history books are devoid of a no-no.  However, while the […]

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Did Terry Collins Say What I Think He Said?

An article by posted on April 22, 2012 0 Comments
Did Terry Collins Say What I Think He Said?

In Saturday’s 5-4 victory over the San Francisco Giants, the Mets blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning, costing Mike Pelfrey a chance to get his first win of the season.  Pelfrey pitched eight strong innings, allowing one run on six hits while throwing 102 pitches.  Despite stifling the Giants’ bats all day, manager […]

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4/21 Farm Report: Lucie Sweeps, Bingo Rolls, Savannah Falls

An article by posted on April 22, 2012 0 Comments
4/21 Farm Report: Lucie Sweeps, Bingo Rolls, Savannah Falls

Buffalo – Syracuse (Postponed Rain) By Pete Shapiro The Bisons game against the Syracuse Chiefs on Saturday afternoon was postponed due to rain. The teams will play a doubleheader on Sunday afternoon. The first of two, seven-inning games will begin at 12:00 p.m. Right-handers Jeurys Familia and Chris Schwinden will toe the rubber for the Herd […]

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MMO Flashback: Remembering Tom Seaver’s 19 Strikeout Classic!

An article by posted on April 22, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Flashback: Remembering Tom Seaver’s 19 Strikeout Classic!

On this day in Mets history, Hall of Famer Tom Seaver tossed his 19-strikeout gem against the San Diego Padres and set the major league record with 10 straight strikeouts to end the game. It happened on April 22, 1970 and our own Stephen Hanks was there. Here is an article he wrote two years ago […]

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Wild And Wacky Finish In Mets 5-4 Win Over Giants

An article by posted on April 22, 2012 0 Comments
Wild And Wacky Finish In Mets 5-4 Win Over Giants

The Mets beat the Giants 5-4 this afternoon in what could only be described as a comedy of errors and I hereby do dub Terry Collins the Clown Prince. Mike Pelfrey was awesome and was still dealing after eight innings, but with the Mets up 4-1 Collins made the foolish decision to pull the right-hander in […]

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