Archive for May, 2012

MMO Farm Report: St. Lucie Mets Blast Five Homers In 15-6 Rout!

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MMO Farm Report: St. Lucie Mets Blast Five Homers In 15-6 Rout!

Syracuse 8, Buffalo 0 By Andrew O’Brien After a rainout Monday night, the Buffalo Bisons winning streak came to a screeching halt Tuesday night after losing to Syracuse, 8-0, in the first game of a four-game set. Garrett Olson (0-2) was on the hill for the Bisons and struggled early. Olson went five innings, allowed […]

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April Was Very Good To The Mets

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April Was Very Good To The Mets

April is in the books and the Mets are sitting well in the National League East at 13-10.  I am first to admit I never envisioned that record for the Mets a month into the season. When the schedule came out, I penciled in seven or eight wins, tops. However, the Mets exceeded all expectations […]

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Niese Knocked Out Early, Mets Drop Another To The Astros 6-3

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Niese Knocked Out Early, Mets Drop Another To The Astros 6-3

You are going to see me complain about walks, but it was a rough start for Jon Niese that put us on the path to a 6-3 defeat to the Astros. Summary You all know I like pitching, right? Right. You all know I hate walks, right? Right. So you can imagine how much I […]

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Mets Get High Marks On International Free Agents

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Mets Get High Marks On International Free Agents

Last week, Ben Badler of Baseball America evaluated how MLB teams have done in the international arena with regards to scouting, signing and developing talent in these once neglected markets that have produced more than their fair share of solid major league baseball players.. The Mets ranked very well according to Badler who ranked the Amazins’ among the […]

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MMO Player Of The Month: David Wright

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MMO Player Of The Month: David Wright

The MetsMerizedOnline Player of the Month for the month of April has shown he has a great impact on this team. This month, the Mets had a record of 13-10. Here is our MMO Player of the Month for April 2012. Through the use of the scorecard, let’s take a look at how David Wright did […]

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Kirk Nieuwenhuis Move Might Have Cost Mets

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Kirk Nieuwenhuis Move Might Have Cost Mets

Of course, it crossed my mind. Left field in Houston is a tough place to play, perhaps one of the toughest in the National League. So, when Jed Lowrie’s pop up fell between Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Ruben Tejada, it immediately raised the inevitable speculation the Mets’ newest left fielder felt awkward because it was his […]

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The Most Popular M (mascot) In Sports

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The Most Popular M (mascot) In Sports

Congratulations to Flushing’s own Mr. Met on being named the most popular mascot in sports by Forbes Magazine. The “veteran, kid-friendly mascot”, they say, “has taken on a greater role during the Mets’ troubled years”. Ain’t that the truth? Mr. Met beat out the Phillie Phanatic who finished in second place in their rankings. In other […]

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It’s Been Nice Knowing You, Pelf

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It’s Been Nice Knowing You, Pelf

Mike Pelfrey will undergo Tommy John surgery today in Alabama, a procedure that could mean the end of his nondescript career with the Mets. The recovery period will take up to a year, which would eclipse the December date a team has to tender contracts. With Pelfrey to make $5.6 million this season for a […]

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Mets Were Incredibly Clutch In April

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Mets Were Incredibly Clutch In April

I just finished reading Mark Simon’s “In-Depth” column on ESPN New York. He does a great job highlighting which Mets performed the best in April. He had a little something that really caught my attention at the end where he wrote that the Mets had a .286 batting average and a .389 on-base percentage in […]

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4/30 Farm Report: Sand Gnats Blast 5 Homers, Huchingson Deals St. Lucie A Win

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4/30 Farm Report: Sand Gnats Blast 5 Homers, Huchingson Deals St. Lucie A Win

Buffalo Game PPD Due To Rain By Joe DeCaro Monday’s game between the Buffalo Bisons and the Rochester Red Wings at Coca-Cola Field has been postponed due to rain. The teams will make up the game the next time the Red Wings visit Buffalo, August 25-28. Herd Rumblings: If Chris Schwinden falters in his next start, […]

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