Archive for May, 2012

MMO Player Of The Week: David Wright

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Player Of The Week: David Wright

The MetsMerizedOnline Player of the Week for this week has shown he has a great impact on this team. This week includes the 2-game series against the Brewers, the 2-game series against the Reds, and the weekend series against the Blue Jays for a total of 7 games. Here is our MMO Player of the […]

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The Binghamton Buzz: Mejia Passing Through, den Dekker Keeps On Hittin’

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
The Binghamton Buzz: Mejia Passing Through, den Dekker Keeps On Hittin’

Ramblings From Henry and Fayette Streets  The Week That Was: May 14th – May 20th The Binghamton Mets went 4-2 over the past week, winning both their home series against divisional rival Trenton two games to one, as well as the first series of their current roadtrip against the Double A Red Sox by the same […]

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Farm Teams Split: Montero A Filthy Animal, Wimberly Steals Home

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Teams Split: Montero A Filthy Animal, Wimberly Steals Home

Indianapolis 4, Buffalo 1 By Andrew O’Brien Less than 24-hours after the Buffalo Bisons exploded for six home runs, their only run Sunday afternoon came when Corey Wimberly stole home in the bottom of the first inning. The Bisons lost to the Indians, 4-1. Indians starter Rick Vandenhurk (2-0, 0.90) allowed just two hits and […]

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Enough Is Enough, Send Ike Down Already

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
Enough Is Enough, Send Ike Down Already

Dear Ike, It’s me Joe D. just checking in with you to see how things are coming along. I hope you’re still not mad at me because I suggested you go to the minor leagues to recharge your batteries almost a month ago. I was only saying it in the best interest of what was […]

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Series Preview: Mets @ Pirates

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
Series Preview: Mets @ Pirates

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania…one of my all-time favorite cities, and home of one of the worst Mets memories of my life. It was September of 2006, my girlfriend and I had booked a trip to see the Mets face the Pirates long before the standings looked the way they did. As we walked the Clemente Bridge, you […]

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Old Time Mets: Greg Goossen

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Old Time Mets: Greg Goossen

Greg Goossen may have been the first “big time” catching prospect the Mets ever had. He just looked like a catcher and had some pretty strong hitting credentials. Yet today, he is probably best-remembered as the subject of Casey Stengel’s famous quote “We got a young catcher right here, he’s 20 years old and in […]

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Mets Avoid Sweep In Edge Of Your Seat 6-5 Win Over Jays

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Avoid Sweep In Edge Of Your Seat 6-5 Win Over Jays

The Mets have had terrible luck in the White North of Canada against the Blue Jays. Luckily with David Wright back, they were able to put some runs on the board. After two short starts from Jon Niese and Miguel Batista, we were able to find a starter that could at least reach the seventh […]

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Collin McHugh – Buffalo Bound?

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Collin McHugh – Buffalo Bound?

Two days ago the Buffalo Bisons rotation was crowded with arms: Harvey, Familia, Hefner, Schwinden, and Olson. Two days ago the B-Mets rotation was burgeoning with talented arms: McHugh, Wheeler, Germen, Gorski, Peavey, Cohoon, and now, Mejia. Well two days later the B-Mets rotation is still over-loaded, and the Buffalo rotation is thinned after being […]

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MLB Draft: Is Courtney Hawkins In The Mets’ Future?

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
MLB Draft: Is Courtney Hawkins In The Mets’ Future?

Rapidly approaching is Major League Baseball’s First Year Player Draft. June 4-6 it will all unfold before us. The first round will be televised on MLB Network. Below is my take on how the draft may turn out. 1. Houston Astros – OF Byron Buxton – Appling County HS (GA) 2. Minnesota Twins – RHP […]

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Wright Back In The Lineup As Mets Try To Avoid A Sweep

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Wright Back In The Lineup As Mets Try To Avoid A Sweep

Starting Lineup Andres Torres – DH Mike Baxter – LF David Wright – 3B Lucas Duda – RF Daniel Murphy – 2B Kirk Nieuwenhuis – CF Ike Davis – 1B Ronny Cedeno – SS Rob Johnson – C Game Preview The Mets look to avoid a sweep and three losses in a row as they […]

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Mets Place Batista On DL, Collins Says Hefner Will Start On Thursday

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Place Batista On DL, Collins Says Hefner Will Start On Thursday

The Mets announced that they have placed RHP Miguel Batista on the disabled list after he strained a muscle in his lower back during yesterday’s start against the Blue Jays. Chris Schwinden was recalled from Triple-A Buffalo and will replace Batista on the 25-man roster, but expect Jeremy Hefner to take Batista’s turn in the rotation on Thursday, […]

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