Archive for May, 2012

MMO Farm Report: Familia & Lutz Spark Buffalo Win, Mejia Cruises For St. Lucie

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MMO Farm Report: Familia & Lutz Spark Buffalo Win, Mejia Cruises For St. Lucie

Buffalo 4, Gwinnett 1 By Andrew O’Brien Zach Lutz hit a two-out single in the top of the seventh inning Wednesday night, plating two runs and extending Buffalo’s lead to 4-1. The Bisons’ bullpen held on to preserve the win for Jeurys Familia. Familia improved his Triple-A record to 3-1 with the win after going […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: The Happy Recap – Fabulous in Philly Edition

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3 Up & 3 Down: The Happy Recap – Fabulous in Philly Edition

The New York Mets started off this road trip in fine fashion by sweeping all three games from the Philadelphia Phillies. Each of the games were exciting, and could, in fact merit their individual 3 & 3, however in honor of the three game Philly sweep, we’re going to disregard the regular 3 & 3 […]

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An Air Of Old School

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An Air Of Old School

I know I am a little late on the issue and that most of you really do not want to read anything about Cole Hamels. That is fine by me. I still think he is a goddamn idiot for announcing to the world that he hit Harper on purpose. He basically went out of his […]

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The Comeback Kids Do It Again, Ike Goes Yard in 10-6 Win Against Phillies

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The Comeback Kids Do It Again, Ike Goes Yard in 10-6 Win Against Phillies

Dillon Gee struggled through his outing today, but the Mets would put across nine of the ten runs they scored after the sixth inning, and the Mets walked out of Philly with a three-game sweep, winning today 10-6. Game Recap Dillon Gee had a mixed outing today, giving up four runs on ten hits, while […]

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Gee Gunning For An Amazin’ Sweep Of The Phillies!

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Gee Gunning For An Amazin’ Sweep Of The Phillies!

Starting Lineup Andres Torres – CF Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Scott Hairston – RF Vinny Rottino – LF Justin Turner – SS Ike Davis – 1B Rob Johnson – C Dillon Gee – RHP * Tonight will be Vinny Rottino’s sixth major league start. His last start came on September 25, […]

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Jenrry Mejia Solid In His First Game Back

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Jenrry Mejia Solid In His First Game Back

Jenrry Mejia pitched solidly today for St. Lucie as they beat Brevard County by the score of 4-2. The Mets’ one-time top prospect tossed five innings and allowed just two runs on four hits and two walks with one strikeout. Mejia’s fastball ranged between 91-95 mph, but more importantly he felt good afterward in what was […]

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At Least When The Mets Struggle, They Don’t Play Dirty

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At Least When The Mets Struggle, They Don’t Play Dirty

The supposed “grand dynasty” that is the Philadelphia Phillies appears to be wavering to this point in 2012. Inconsistent bullpen work, aging players and awful defense have resulted in their resting at the bottom of the NL East 30 games into the season. Some teams would mope and continue to free fall, others would rise […]

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Mets Go For The Kill In Philly

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Mets Go For The Kill In Philly

The Mets have won 17 games this young season, ten of the come-from-behind variety and seven by one run. They have won six series, sweeping two. They go for the sweep today in Philadelphia. Doing so will represent another step in their development. Contending teams close out games and close out series. Winning a series […]

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The New York Minayas?

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I don’t know if you noticed (how could you not?) but it seems like every time a young player does something positive, we see discussions here, and even on WFAN yesterday regarding which GM brought that player to the Mets. First, as I’ve said here I think Minaya did a better job than most give […]

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Wilmer Flores Is Finally Starting To Put It Together

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Wilmer Flores Is Finally Starting To Put It Together

I know it’s early, but the promising start to the 2012 campaign for Mets former top prospect Wilmer Flores is extremely encouraging.  He was ranked at the top of the organization in recent years due to his hitting ability and future potential, but did not live up to the hype on the field. So far […]

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