Archive for May, 2012

On The Road With Petey: B-Mets, Breakfast, And Baseball

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
On The Road With Petey: B-Mets, Breakfast, And Baseball

A Day In Pictures  Jenrry Mejia follows through after delivering a pitch in the first inning. I had gotten to the ballpark in New Britain on Thursday morning at around 9am for a 10:35 start time. I really wanted to get some coffee and eat breakfast but that would have to wait until I went […]

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Dickey Wants An Extension, But Shouldn’t Wright Get One First?

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
Dickey Wants An Extension, But Shouldn’t Wright Get One First?

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, R.A. Dickey would like the front office to pick up his $5 million dollar option for 2013 and begin negotiating a contract extension, saying: “I like it here and I want to be here. I feel like the team is moving in the right direction, and I want to […]

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Mets Will Not Demote Ike Davis Despite .159 Batting Average

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Will Not Demote Ike Davis Despite .159 Batting Average

Terry Collins has told reporters that Ike Davis will not be demoted to the minors. Instead, Davis will lose significant playing time, but will be permitted to work out his problems at the Major League level. Collins said that he will start Davis based on favorable matchups. Davis is batting .159 with a .213 on-base percentage, five […]

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View From My Window: Padres Here For 4.

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments

Memorial Day weekend is a great time for baseball. Families around the northeast will have their first traditional BBQ of the year. I love Memorial Day because (with respect to Gary Keith and Ron), I enjoy sitting outside and listening to the WFAN broadcast while enjoying some delicious BBQ. This weekend, the San Diego Padres […]

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A Word About Josh Edgin, Jack Egbert and Elvin Ramirez

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
A Word About Josh Edgin, Jack Egbert and Elvin Ramirez

It’s funny how some fans view things when it comes to Mets prospects. On Tuesday, I saw some tweets regarding reliever Josh Edgin and that he’s somehow nearing a promotion to the Mets bullpen. Really? That’s news to me. I know this isn’t something they read anywhere because it’s simply not true so I have […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: Powered by Pitching in Pittsburgh Edition

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: Powered by Pitching in Pittsburgh Edition

The Mets hooked up with new and, dare we say improved Pittsburgh Pirates for a three game set this week. The hallmark of these three games was just outstanding pitching by both teams. The Mets win the series taking two of three, and here are the 3 & 3. 3 Up: R.A. Dickey: R.A. Dickey […]

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It’s Going To Be A Banner Day At Citi Field!

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
It’s Going To Be A Banner Day At Citi Field!

Congratulations to our two lucky winners Billy and Kyle who each won themselves a pair of tickets to Banner Day at Citi Field on Sunday, May 27. For those of you participating, here are the guidelines from the Mets: Guidelines for Banner Day: Banner Day participants must have tickets to the game Participants must check in at the […]

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Taryn Cooper Joins Team McGraw In The 2012 ING New York City Marathon Honoring Gary Carter

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
Taryn Cooper Joins Team McGraw In The 2012 ING New York City Marathon Honoring Gary Carter

Sometimes it can be incredibly insidious; a stalking relentless beast that methodically operates on a timetable of its own choosing. It has no regard to your wishes, desires or your plans. You’re a number to it at best. You go about your life indifferent to your own mortality – at least if you’re under 30 […]

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Last Day To Enter Our Contest And Win A Pair Of Tickets To Banner Day!

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
Last Day To Enter Our Contest And Win A Pair Of Tickets To Banner Day!

BANNER DAY CONTEST ENDS TODAY! Hey Mets fans… We are at it again with yet another great MMO Fan Giveaway! This time we are going to present TWO lucky Mets fans with a Free Pair of Tickets for BANNER DAY on Sunday, May 27, when the Mets take on San Diego Padres! Hall of Famers Dwight […]

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Farm Report: Wheeler Dazzles ‘Em In New Britain, Vaughn Homers In St. Lucie Win

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Wheeler Dazzles ‘Em In New Britain, Vaughn Homers In St. Lucie Win

Buffalo, Travel Day Herd Rumblings: Buffalo (26-20) had an off-day on Wednesday as they traveled from Indianapolis back to Buffalo. The Bisons look to get back on the winning track after dropping three in a row at 7:05 p.m. on Thursday, when they play the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees in Buffalo with the Yankees as the home team. […]

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Rusty Staub On Ike Davis: You Can’t Go Up There Hoping

An article by posted on May 23, 2012 0 Comments
Rusty Staub On Ike Davis: You Can’t Go Up There Hoping

This evening, former Met Rusty Staub was joined by several Mets bloggers on a conference call. On June 2nd, the Mets 50th Anniversary Alumni Bobblehead series will feature Rusty Staub. The following day, Staub will be a judge during Banner Day! We were given a chance to ask Staub one question, so I decided to […]

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