Archive for May, 2012

Series Preview: Mets @ Phillies

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Series Preview: Mets @ Phillies

The quickest homestand ever is now officially over. Taking 2 out of 3 from Arizona should be a nice boost in confidence for the Mets as they head into unfriendly territory at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia. The Phillies are coming off a 9-3 win in prime time over the Nationals, and are looking to […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: Snake Charmer’s Edition

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3 Up & 3 Down: Snake Charmer’s Edition

The New York Mets wound up the three game homestand by taking two of the three games against the Arizona D-Backs. Keeping the introduction as short as this homestand, here are the 3 & 3 from this series. 3 Up: Johan’s First Win: On Saturday Johan Santana notched his first win since September of 2010. […]

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The Best There Ever Was Turns 81

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The Best There Ever Was Turns 81

Throughout the 150+ year history of Baseball there are only a few truly iconic images burned into our psyche: A solemn Lou Gehrig standing at a microphone. Babe Ruth pointing his bat towards the outfield ‘calling his shot.’ Jackie Robinson running onto the field in 1947 and changing not only the game but America. Bob […]

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MMO Farm Report: B-Mets Walk Off With A Dramatic 2-1 Victory

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MMO Farm Report: B-Mets Walk Off With A Dramatic 2-1 Victory

Binghamton 2, Harrisburg 1 By Joe DeCaro The B-Mets won in dramatic style on Sunday as Josh Rodriguez laced a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth to bring home Pedro Zapata and give Binghamton a 2-1 victory over the Harrisburg Senators at NYSEG Stadium. It was the first walk-off win of the season […]

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Dickey Dominant In Mets 3-1 Victory Over D-Backs

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Dickey Dominant In Mets 3-1 Victory Over D-Backs

Recap: It was a beautiful day for baseball as the Mets took on the Arizona Diamondbacks and bested them behind R.A. Dickey’s stellar outing, taking the rubber game of the series 3-1. For the first few innings, it looked as if Dickey had the stuff to go the distance and end the streak of 7,995 […]

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MMO Farm Report: Fulmer Tosses A Gem As Gnats Win Sixth Straight

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MMO Farm Report: Fulmer Tosses A Gem As Gnats Win Sixth Straight

Rochester 2, Buffalo 1 – Rochester 5, Buffalo 0 By “Petey” Pete Shapiro The Bisons dropped both ends of a double-header on Saturday to the Rochester Red Wings by scores of 2-1 and 5-0. The Herd could only muster 8 hits all day, and the twin-killings snapped a three-game winning streak, and dropped them into […]

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Teams Interested In Trading For Parnell

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Teams Interested In Trading For Parnell

Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reported this morning that several teams have called the New York Mets with serious interest in dealing for reliever Bobby Parnell. Parnell has bounced back after struggling last season and has mostly pitched in the 6-8 innings this season after a failed attempt at closing in 2011. He currently has 2.84 ERA in […]

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Mets Send Dickey To The Mound In Rubber Game Against D-Backs

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Mets Send Dickey To The Mound In Rubber Game Against D-Backs

Starting Lineup Andres Torres – CF Kirk Nieuwenhuis – LF David Wright – 3B Lucas Duda – RF Daniel Murphy – 2B Ike Davis – 1B Ruben Tejada – SS Josh Thole – C R.A. Dickey – RHP Mets Notes RECENT METS: New York snapped its season-high, four-game losing streak…New York is 9-6 at home […]

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Santana Earns First Win Of The Season As Mets Top D-Backs 4-3

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Santana Earns First Win Of The Season As Mets Top D-Backs 4-3

The Mets defeated the Diamondbacks 4-3 on Saturday as Johan Santana grinded out a hard fought win – his first since September of 2010. Santana (1-2) allowed nine hits but gave up only three runs, striking out five and walking one. He threw a season high 108 pitches and did a fantastic job of gutting out […]

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2012 MLB Draft: No Consensus No. 1 Pick In June

An article by posted on May 5, 2012 0 Comments
2012 MLB Draft: No Consensus No. 1 Pick In June

MLB.com’s Jonathan Mayo says that this year’s draft does not have a consensus number one pick. In other words there is no one stand-out talent like in year’s past when you had Gerrit Cole, Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg. He believes that the Houston Astros are considering as many as seven or eight different players […]

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