Archive for May, 2012

Morrow Mows Down Mets Who Lose 2-0 In Toronto

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Morrow Mows Down Mets Who Lose 2-0 In Toronto

Sometimes, you just need to tip your cap… Our Mets lost 2-0 across the Northern border to the Jays on Saturday afternoon. Summary The last recap I penned had to do with Zack Greinke, and this game brought upon another great pitching talent in Brandon Morrow. Sometimes, there is absolutely nothing you can do. You […]

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Oh Jenrry! Mets Must Take Things Slow With Former Top Prospect

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Oh Jenrry! Mets Must Take Things Slow With Former Top Prospect

Mets RHP Jenrry Mejia made his first AA start on Saturday afternoon as he works to come back from last year’s Tommy John Surgery (TJS). Mejia didn’t figure into the decision in the game, but he went the first three innings giving up one run on six hits, with three strikeouts. Darin Gorski made his […]

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Harvey Fans Eleven As Buffalo and St. Lucie Win, Bingo and Savannah Lose

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Harvey Fans Eleven As Buffalo and St. Lucie Win, Bingo and Savannah Lose

Buffalo 5, Gwinnett 3 By Pete Shapiro Matt Harvey pitched six strong innings and Valentino Pascucci hit two home runs and drove in four, as the visiting Buffalo Bisons took the series at Gwinnett three games to one, winning the final game by a score of 5-3. Pascucci hit a two-run home run in the […]

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The Mets Have A Bad Case of B.O. (Bullpen Overload)

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The Mets Have A Bad Case of B.O. (Bullpen Overload)

The Mets gave up a couple of touchdowns to the Toronto Blue Jays in their 14-5 loss on Friday.  But I’m not going to talk about that.  I’m also not going to talk about the whiplash Jonathon Niese must have suffered from turning his neck so quickly to watch all the home runs leaving the […]

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Starting Lineup, Game Preview: Mets @ Blue Jays

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Starting Lineup, Game Preview: Mets @ Blue Jays

Starting Lineup Andres Torres – CF Mike Baxter – DH Daniel Murphy – 2B Lucas Duda – RF Ike Davis – 1B Justin Turner – 3B Kirk Nieuwenhuis – LF Ronny Cedeno – SS Mike Nickeas – C Game Preview Last night’s game was a stinker. This afternoon the Mets look to bounce back as […]

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Mets News: Valdespin, Not Acosta, Sent Down

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Mets News: Valdespin, Not Acosta, Sent Down

Update 5/19 @ 11:03am:  The Mets have optioned 2B/SS Jordany Valdespin to make room for Jeremy Hefner. Since the Mets will probably find the idea of a four-man bench not all that favorable, another move will likely be made in the coming days, probably Acosta will go down. Hefner will wear #53 and Valdespin will […]

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Mets RHP Bret Mitchell Has Hip Surgery – Likely Out For Year

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Mets RHP Bret Mitchell Has Hip Surgery – Likely Out For Year

I have been keeping in touch with a lot of the Mets minor leaguers this spring who are still working out down in extended spring training. They are competing for a spot on either Brooklyn, or Kingsport and the competition is absolutely fierce. For example, there are between 50 and 60 pitchers vying for what […]

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Mets Take A Beating In Canada With 14-5 Loss

An article by posted on May 18, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Take A Beating In Canada With 14-5 Loss

Recap: The ink on his contract has dried, his Rangers jersey is packed away, but Jon Niese was not smiling tonight. He had a few good pitches, but the Blue Jays were just absolutely dominant tonight. Niese’s Achilles heel has always been the long ball, and the Jays had that going for them. Niese allowed […]

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Mets Minor Leaguer Danny Muno Suspended: PED’s

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Mets Minor Leaguer Danny Muno Suspended: PED’s

This press release was just issued by Major League Baseball: New York Mets Minor League second baseman Daniel Muno has received a 50-game suspension after testing positive for a metabolite of Drostanolone. The suspension of Muno, who is currently on the roster of Single-A St. Lucie Mets of the Florida State League, will be effective […]

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Prospect Pulse: Who’s Hot Who’s Hotter – The Hitters

An article by posted on May 18, 2012 0 Comments
Prospect Pulse: Who’s Hot Who’s Hotter – The Hitters

Well it’s been a little while so I thought it was time to take a look at who is really hot right now with the bat in the Mets minor league system. And you know what? A lot of the guys you had come to expect to see here, are no longer on this list. […]

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