Archive for June, 2012

The Jason Bay Experiment Has Run It’s Course

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The Jason Bay Experiment Has Run It’s Course

There are times when I think Omar Minaya takes a lot more flack than he should.  During his tenure he did everything in his power to produce a winning ball club.  He signed a lot of free agents to numerous big money contracts and for the most part I agreed with his decisions.  I was […]

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Rays Rocked In 11-2 Mets Blowout Win!

An article by posted on June 12, 2012 0 Comments
Rays Rocked In 11-2 Mets Blowout Win!

The Amazins’ bounce-back and take advantage of their chances in a 11-2 victory of the Rays. Summary We needed this, we really did. This had bounce-back win written all over it, and with the way the ball was hit tonight, it was probably tattooed on the ball. A certain Chris Young equaled exactly half of […]

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Don’t Expect Any “Quick Fixes” From This Front Office

An article by posted on June 12, 2012 0 Comments
Don’t Expect Any “Quick Fixes” From This Front Office

The upcoming weeks are probably the most stressful of the year for any general manager of a big league club. Year after year, they are faced with a tough decision- do you risk the future to try to win now? The Mets, 32-29, are currently five games back of division-leading Washington, and three back of […]

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Dark Cloud Rolling Into Philly?

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Dark Cloud Rolling Into Philly?

As the 2012 season continues, I am starting to think back to 2009 when many of us tossed everything off our desks and felt defeated after the Phillies acquired Roy Halladay. Fast forward to them “stealing” Cliff Lee, and were pegged the best rotation ever by some. Now, the Phillies are 29-33, sitting in last […]

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David Wright: I Want To Win, And That Will Be My Deciding Factor

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David Wright: I Want To Win, And That Will Be My Deciding Factor

Some of you may have missed this revealing quote from David Wright with the distraction of the Subway Series Sweep. Columnist Mark Hale of the New York Post, caught up with the Mets third baseman who once again made very clear that he has no desire to negotiate any contract with the Mets until the end of the […]

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MMO Roundtable: The Bobby Parnell Conundrum

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MMO Roundtable: The Bobby Parnell Conundrum

Bobby Parnell is an enigma… He’s got the one thing you crave in closer a rocket for an arm. Consistently checking in at 99 mph and frequently topping 100, you would think the Mets had themselves someone they could rely on to step into the eighth or ninth innings to finish off the opposition and […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: Lucas Duda

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MMO Player Of The Week: Lucas Duda

The MMO Player of the Week for this week had himself a huge week and looks like he’s heating up and getting ready to deliver some big numbers for the Mets. Congratulations to… This week includes the final game of the Cardinals series, the 3-game series against the Nationals and the 3-game series against the Yankees. […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Should the Mets trade for Alfonso Soriano?

An article by posted on June 12, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Should the Mets trade for Alfonso Soriano?

Not too long ago, the answer to that question would be easy. A resounding “NO!”. Too much money, too old, bad attitude, lousy fielder and he is a strikeout waiting to happen. Physical prowess be damned, he just has too much baggage. Then again, not too long ago, I would have scoffed at the idea […]

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Mets Farm Report: Rains Wash Out Savannah, Put Damper On Familia, But Lucie Keeps Winning

An article by posted on June 12, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Rains Wash Out Savannah, Put Damper On Familia, But Lucie Keeps Winning

Norfolk 5, Buffalo 4 By Joe D. The Bisons fell to the Norfolk Tides 5-4 in a rain-shortened affair last night in Buffalo, in a game that was telelcast live on SNY. Jeurys Famila started for the Herd and for four innings he was cruising along as the Bisons built a 4-0 lead and the Tides […]

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Mets Promote Matt den Dekker To Triple-A Buffalo!

An article by posted on June 11, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Promote Matt den Dekker To Triple-A Buffalo!

Congratulations to Mets outfield prospect Matt den Dekker who has been promoted to the Triple-A Buffalo Bisons today! In a press release this morning from the Eastern League, Den Dekker was named Player of the Week for the June 4th – June 10th time period.  Per the press release: Binghamton Mets centerfielder Matt Den Dekker has […]

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