Archive for June, 2012

Mets Farm Report: Vaughn Slugs 12th Homer, Den Dekker Leads League In Everything

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Mets Farm Report: Vaughn Slugs 12th Homer, Den Dekker Leads League In Everything

Buffalo 4, Norfolk 2 By Sean Kenny The Bisons offense managed to capitalize on the hits that they did scratch across, and the quartet of pitchers today proved effective in their 4-2 win against the Norfolk Tides Dylan Owen started again today, and was effectively wild on the day, limiting the Tides to two runs […]

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Subway Series – Always A No-Win Situation For The Mets

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This weekend’s three game sweep at the hands of the hated New York Yankees resulted in a number of things.  In the process, the Mets have now dropped six of their last seven games and fallen to a mere three games above .500 for the first time since May 24th.  Their all-time record against their […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: The Cross-Town, All-Down Edition

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3 Up & 3 Down: The Cross-Town, All-Down Edition

The Mets lost all three games of the first installment of the 2012 Subway Series. Round one was played up in the Bronx, where the Yankees took advantage of the short porch in right field with great frequency. I’m not sure exactly what the Mets took advantage of, if anything. So this time out we […]

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Hey Mets Fans, This Is The Test

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Hey Mets Fans, This Is The Test

Whenever a once sub-par team gets off to a surprisingly positive start, the scrutinization of said team comes in droves. Is this team for real? Can they contend with the best baseball has to offer? At one point will they founder and come back to earth? These questions are all we hear until a club […]

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Warner Fusselle, Radio Voice of the Brooklyn Cyclones, Passes Away

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Warner Fusselle, Radio Voice of the Brooklyn Cyclones, Passes Away

WARNER FUSSELLE, VOICE OF BROOKLYN CYCLONES, PASSES AWAY ***Georgia native was previously Was Voice of This Week in Baseball, Seton Hall Basketball*** Warner Fusselle, the radio “Voice of the Brooklyn Cyclones” since the team’s inception in 2001, passed away last night of an apparent heart attack at Hackensack (NJ) Medical Center. He was 68. A […]

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Yankees Complete Sweep Of The Not So Amazin’ Mets

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Yankees Complete Sweep Of The Not So Amazin’ Mets

Well, that was a sobering series, wasn’t it? For only the second time in Subway Series history, the Mets were swept by the the Yankees in Yankee Stadium in the Bronx after a brutal 5-4 loss that came after the Mets squandered a three-run lead. Jon Niese started today and delivered a solid outing that was worthy […]

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Jenrry Mejia’s Shift To The Bullpen Is Official

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Jenrry Mejia’s Shift To The Bullpen Is Official

Looks like it’s official… Triple-A manager Wally Backman confirmed tonight that Jenrry Mejia will indeed be removed from the Bisons rotation and will start working out of their bullpen effective immediately. Mejia concludes his stint as a Bisons’ starter with an  0-1 record, a 1.13 ERA and seven strikeouts in 16 innings. It won’t be […]

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Sunday Brunch: Is Today’s Lineup Subway Serious? Pinch Hitting For Hairston?

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Sunday Brunch: Is Today’s Lineup Subway Serious? Pinch Hitting For Hairston?

It’s time for a few quick rants. After all, what would you expect after seeing Andres Torres and Jason Bay featured prominently at the top of the order today as we look to avoid the sweep. Is Collins kidding me with this lineup or what? At least it’s great to see the red-hot Scott Hairston batting […]

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Gorski Tosses A Gem As B-Mets Pound Out Four Homers In 12-0 Win

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Gorski Tosses A Gem As B-Mets Pound Out Four Homers In 12-0 Win

Norfolk 5, Bisons 0 By Dave (Retire 31) The Bisons were shutout last night by the Norfolk Tides 5-0 as they were held to only two hits by the veteran Jamie Moyer (5 IP) and Brad Bergersen (4 IP). Moyer was made his first start since signing with the Orioles Triple-A affiliate last week. Jenrry […]

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A Yankee Tex Message Dooms Gee In Mets 4-2 Loss In The Bronx

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The Mets had their opportunities to do some damage tonight, but instead they fell to the Yankees 4-2 for their sixth loss in their last seven games. Dillon Gee took to the hill and pitched surprisingly well. Sure, he got himself into some jams, but I liked the way he weaved in and out of trouble and […]

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Alderson: Cecchini Was Not A Compromise Pick, We Will Be Buyers If We’re In The Race

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Alderson: Cecchini Was Not A Compromise Pick, We Will Be Buyers If We’re In The Race

Sandy Alderson was a guest on MLB.com’s The Chatting Cage, hosted by Pete McCarthy. Here were some of the highlights: We will do everything we can to keep David Wright once we get into the offseason. With respect to a trade, probably not before the All-Star Break, but certainly during that period up through the […]

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