Archive for May, 2012

Mets Trades From The Past: Sid Fernandez

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Mets Trades From The Past: Sid Fernandez

When you think about some of the really good trades the Mets have made, the Cone and Hernandez deals quickly come to mind first. But the Mets have made some other pretty good trades in their history and I’ll take a look at them in this new series of posts. Following the 1983 season, the […]

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Late Rally Vaults Buffalo To Victory, Flores Homers In Lucie Win, Savannah Explodes for 12 Runs

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Late Rally Vaults Buffalo To Victory, Flores Homers In Lucie Win, Savannah Explodes for 12 Runs

Buffalo 3, Columbus 1 By Andrew O’Brien Back-to-back walks with one out in the bottom of the eighth inning led to two runs and another Buffalo Bisons win Tuesday night. With the game tied 1-1 in the eighth, Fred Lewis drew a one-out walk. Valentino Pascucci followed with another walk. Matt Tuiasosopo singled to left […]

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Phillies, Mother Nature Can’t Rattle Hefner In 6-3 Wet Win

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Phillies, Mother Nature Can’t Rattle Hefner In 6-3 Wet Win

The Amazins’ come back to even up the series with a good performance from Hefner and the offense tonight – 6 – 3 win. Summary I think I enjoy making up names for the recaps. I have to think hard. Neither bad weather nor our rival team could shake Jeremy Hefner tonight and I actually […]

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R.A. Dickey Named National League Player of the Week

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R.A. Dickey Named National League Player of the Week

New York Mets right-hander R.A. Dickey has been named the National League Player of the Week for the period ending May 27th. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network. Dickey was a perfect 2-0 in two starts last week and had a Major League-best 21 strikeouts. The knuckleballer allowed just a single earned […]

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It’s Like A M*A*S*H* Unit Around Here

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It’s Like A M*A*S*H* Unit Around Here

In Doug’s Dugout today we explore, M*A*S*H*, Baseball style, and other off-center thoughts: Cue the Fife ‘n Drum Corpse, er Corps. Sound the theme to M*A*S*H*, the movie or television series. Either one will do. The Mets are on their way to setting a team record for the number of players to man the shortstop […]

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St. Lucie To Flushing: MLB Mock Draft V.4

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St. Lucie To Flushing: MLB Mock Draft V.4

As some of you know, aside from writing here at MetsMerized I also write for the blog St. Lucie To Flushing which focuses mainly on Mets Minor League coverage. A good friend of mine Joe DeMayo also writes over at STF. He recently finished the 4th version of his MLB Mock Draft. It’s truly a […]

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The Difference Between Mejia And The Big Three

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Interesting article on ESPN New York by Adam Rubin who differentiates how the organization vies Jenrry Mejia as compared to Matt Harvey, Zack Wheeler and and Jeurys Familia. Terry Collins already has stated Mejia is expected to contribute in the Mets’ bullpen in 2012. And Sandy Alderson has differentiated Mejia from fellow prospects Matt Harvey,Jeurys Familia and Zack Wheeler. That trio […]

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The Binghamton Buzz: Wheeler Pitches Another Gem

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The Binghamton Buzz: Wheeler Pitches Another Gem

Ramblings From Henry and Fayette Streets  The Week That Was: May 21st – May 27th The Binghamton Mets ended this past week with a record of two wins and five losses.  The B-Mets dropped three of four in their first visit of 2012 to New Britain, Connecticut, and upon returning home have dropped two of […]

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Jordany Valdespin and Josh Rodriguez Lead Charge In Bisons and B-Mets Wins!

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Jordany Valdespin and Josh Rodriguez Lead Charge In Bisons and B-Mets Wins!

Buffalo 7, Columbus 1 By Andrew O’Brien Days after Buffalo Bisons manager Wally Backman had a heart-to-heart with Jordany Valdepsin, the 24-year-old responded. Valdespin launched a three-run homer Monday afternoon, leading the Bisons to a 7-1 win over the Columbus Clippers on Memorial Day. Dylan Owen (3-2) made the spot start for the Bisons and […]

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Prospect Pulse: Nimmo Sighting

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Prospect Pulse: Nimmo Sighting

Things have been extremely quiet on the Brandon Nimmo front this spring. Not much has been written or said about the Mets first-round draft pick from 2011, except for the occasional question regarding whether he’ll begin his season at Kingsport or Brooklyn. Well I spoke to someone last night who has seen Nimmo play everyday […]

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