Archive for June, 2012

Mets Have Signed 15 Of Their Draft Selections

An article by posted on June 17, 2012 0 Comments

In addition to Louisiana high school shortstop Gavin Cecchini (12th overall pick) and Purdue catcher Kevin Plawecki (35th overall), the Mets have confirmed the signings of 13 other selections from last week’s draft according to ESPN.. Rd. 3 (107), Matt Koch, RHP, Louisville Rd. 4 (140), Branden Kaupe, SS, Baldwin (Hawaii) HS Rd. 5 (170), Brandon Welch, RHP, Palm Beach State Rd. […]

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Reds Take Care Of Mets In 4-1 Defeat

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Reds Take Care Of Mets In 4-1 Defeat

Tough night for the Mets, as the Reds took the lead in the first and never looked back in this 4-1 defeat. Summary It was a low scoring affair tonight, and not much went in favor of our hometown heroes. They fell behind in top of the first and never really got back on track […]

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Nieuwenhuis Is Building A Strong Case For Rookie of the Year Consideration

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Nieuwenhuis Is Building A Strong Case For Rookie of the Year Consideration

Kirk Nieuwenhuis hit his sixth home run of the year last night, a solo shot in the sixth inning against the Reds. Nieuwenhuis has now hit three home runs in his last two games and has four in the month of June which ties him for the most with Milwaukee’s Martin Maldonado among all major […]

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Bay To DL With Likely Concussion, Mets Fans Still Behaving Badly

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Bay To DL With Likely Concussion, Mets Fans Still Behaving Badly

Last night, Jason Bay was forced to leave the game against the Cincinnati Reds after hitting his head against the left-field wall on Jay Bruce’s second-inning inside-the-park home run. The Mets are saying that Bay likely suffered another concussion and expect to place him on the disabled list before today’s game. Infielder Justin Turner is […]

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Mets Farm Report: Den Dekker Blasts First AAA Home Run, Sandoval Delivers In B-Mets Win

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Den Dekker Blasts First AAA Home Run, Sandoval Delivers In B-Mets Win

 Pawtucket 8, Buffalo 3 By Dave [Retire 31] The Buffalo Bisons gave up four home runs, and then attempted a late inning rally, but to no avail as they lost 8-3 to Pawtucket. Dylan Owen with the start Friday night for Buffalo, got tagged really early giving up a solo homer on the second pitch […]

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It’s Nice To Have Fans As Announcers

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
It’s Nice To Have Fans As Announcers

Yesterday, WFAN’s Mike Francesa discussed how Mets broadcasters Howie Rose and Gary Cohen were “out of line” during this past weekend’s Subway Series. Francesa said that it’s great that the Mets have fans as announcers, but that they sometimes take it too far in rooting for their team, especially against the Yankees. Frankly, I love […]

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A Win From Niese Would Be Nice Against The Reds

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
A Win From Niese Would Be Nice Against The Reds

Starting Lineup Kirk Nieuwenhuis, cf Daniel Murphy, 2b David Wright, 3b Lucas Duda, rf Ike Davis, 1b Scott Hairston, lf Josh Thole, c Omar Quintanilla, ss Jon Niese, lhp The Mets and Reds play game two this afternoon as the Mets try to get out on the right foot. Last night the Mets offense stuttered […]

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Special Offers: Mets To Celebrate Johan Santana’s No-Hitter This Monday and Tuesday!

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Special Offers: Mets To Celebrate Johan Santana’s No-Hitter This Monday and Tuesday!

METS TO CELEBRATE JOHAN SANTANA’S NO-HITTER WITH SPECIAL TICKET OFFERS AND GIVEAWAYS THIS MONDAY AND TUESDAY AT CITI FIELD $5.70 Promenade Reserved Seats for This Monday, June 18 Expanded T-Shirt Tuesday This Tuesday, June 19 for For First 25,000 Fans FLUSHING, N.Y., June 16, 2012 – The New York Mets today announced they will celebrate […]

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Two Homers Not Enough In 7-3 Loss To Reds, Mets Also Lose Bay To Injury

An article by posted on June 15, 2012 0 Comments
Two Homers Not Enough In 7-3 Loss To Reds, Mets Also Lose Bay To Injury

Mets came back home feeling good after sweeping the first place Rays. Dillon Gee tried to keep the ball rolling but he had no control and was getting batted all over Citi Field. In the second inning, Gee gave up a lead-off inside the park home run to Jay Bruce after Jason Bay slammed into […]

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Did Mets Give White Sox Another Star In The Making?

An article by posted on June 15, 2012 0 Comments
Did Mets Give White Sox Another Star In The Making?

Last week in the MMO Lets Talk Mets chat room, myself and Met Maniac were discussing the recent amatuer draft and how we were both disappointed that the Mets bypassed the opportunity to select slugging High School OF Courtney Hawkins or High School sensation RHP Lucas Giolito with the number 12 pick. With Alberto Almora and David […]

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