Archive for May, 2012

Ask Petey: What Will The Mets Look Like In 2017?

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Ask Petey: What Will The Mets Look Like In 2017?

What am I doing here, on a grimy pier in lower Manhattan at 5 am? That’s a very good question. Just because I get a cryptic message from someone claiming to be JetsMets13, who says he has proof that a renegade Mets blog is conspiring to sell Mets secrets on the black market. The guy […]

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MMO Farm Report: Harvey Wins Third Straight In 3-0 Buffalo Win

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MMO Farm Report: Harvey Wins Third Straight In 3-0 Buffalo Win

Buffalo 3, Gwinnett 0 By Andrew O’Brien Buffalo scored one run in each of the first three innings Tuesday night en route to a 3-0 win over the Gwinnett Braves. Matt Harvey (3-1) threw six shutout innings, scattering just five hits while striking out five and walking three. His Triple-A ERA is down to 4.00. In […]

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Mike Nickeas On His Journey Thus Far

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Mike Nickeas On His Journey Thus Far

With Josh Thole going on the new 7-day DL with a concussion, Mike Nickeas will get a chance to show what he’s got as an everyday backstop over the next week. This is a wide open opportunity for Nickeas, who has never been known for much more than an above-average arm and a good clubhouse guy. After […]

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The Dude Abides As Er-Orr Leads To 7-4 Victory For Mets

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The Dude Abides As Er-Orr Leads To 7-4 Victory For Mets

Mets took advantage of their opportunities tonight and pulled off a 7-4 win in Philadelphia , giving them back-to-back wins against their division rivals. Summary So you know that large majority of you that like defense? You should leave now. However, if you enjoy beating the Phillies, I permit you to stay. So… all of you, […]

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Gary Carter No. 8 Contest – Win Free Tickets To See Mets vs Reds On May 17

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Gary Carter No. 8 Contest – Win Free Tickets To See Mets vs Reds On May 17

Hey Mets fans… We are at it again with yet another great MMO Fan Giveaway! This time we are going to present one lucky Met fan with a Free Pair of Tickets for Thursday, May 17th when the Fightin’ Mets take on Joey Votto, Jay Bruce and the rest of the Cincinnati Reds! It looks like the starter […]

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Mets Place Thole On 7-Day DL, Call Up Rob Johnson

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Mets Place Thole On 7-Day DL, Call Up Rob Johnson

The New York Mets announced the club has placed catcher Josh Thole on the 7-Day Disabled List with a concussion and selected the contract of Rob Johnson from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League. Johnson will wear #16 and will be available for tonight’s game. Righthanded pitcher Pedro Beato was transferred to the 60-Day Disabled […]

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Just When We Needed An Unsung Hero…

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Just When We Needed An Unsung Hero…

In Doug’s Dugout today, we talk about unsung heroes, dropping like flies, and other moronic thoughts: My primary thrust today was focusing on replacing Mike Pelfey’s innings (the Chris Schwinden experiment failed), but then Mike Nickeas and Jordany Valdespin had the audacity to interrupt me with last night’s heroics against the Phillies. How dare they! […]

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Pitching Is A National Treasure In Washington

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Pitching Is A National Treasure In Washington

It’s amazing what that Gio Gozalez trade has done for the Washington Nationals. A lot of those who squawked that the Nats gave up too much are eating crow these days. Damn, I wanted the Mets to go after him so bad last Winter. The Nationals were smart in locking him up to a five-year, $42 million dollar contract […]

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Binghamton Buzz: Marte Keeps Raking, Wheeler Says He’ll Make Next Start

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Binghamton Buzz: Marte Keeps Raking, Wheeler Says He’ll Make Next Start

Ramblings from Henry and Fayette Streets The Week That Was: April 30th – May 7th The B-Mets went 2-5 over the past week, losing both their series in Akron against the Aeros and at home against the Harrisburg Senators.  Three of the five games they lost were only by one run.  The Mets fell below […]

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MMO Farm Report: St. Lucie Improves To 25-6, RHP Jacob DeGrom Dazzles In Debut

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MMO Farm Report: St. Lucie Improves To 25-6, RHP Jacob DeGrom Dazzles In Debut

Buffalo 4, Gwinnett 3 In danger of losing their third straight game, the comeback kids did what they do best. Rob Johnson’s two-run single with two outs in the top of the eighth inning gave the Bisons a 4-3 victory Monday night in the opening game of a four-game series against Gwinnett at Coolray Field. The win was […]

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