Archive for June, 2012

Don’t Blame Collins For Santana’s Bad Start

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Don’t  Blame Collins For Santana’s Bad Start

There’s a lot of reasons to like Terry Collins, and falling on the sword last night for Johan Santana’s bad outing is another one of them. Collins lamented all week of running up Santana’s pitch count. He did it again after the Yankees shelled Santana last night, saying all those home runs was the result […]

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Mets Farm Report: Den Dekker’s 5-Hit Attack Stings Trenton In 9-7 B-Mets Win

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Mets Farm Report: Den Dekker’s 5-Hit Attack Stings Trenton In 9-7 B-Mets Win

Columbus 9, Buffalo 1 By Dave (Retire31) The Bisons had their rumps handed to them as they fell 9-1 to the Clippers on Friday. Buffalo scattered six hits that only produced one run thanks to an RBI double by DH Corey Wimberly in the eighth. That was his second hit of the game. Lucas May […]

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Yankees Jump All Over Johan In Mets 9-1 Loss

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Yankees Jump All Over Johan In Mets 9-1 Loss

In his first start since the no-hitter a week ago, Santana, on six days rest, gets slammed by the Yankees. He makes it only five innings allowing seven runs (six earned), on seven hits including a career-tieing four homeruns. Two homers being from Robinson Cano, and three straight homeruns in third in the bandbox known […]

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NL East Report: Inter-League Edition

An article by posted on June 8, 2012 0 Comments
NL East Report: Inter-League Edition

The NL East Report is published every Friday and takes a look at the other teams in the division. The reports covers the latest news and notes, injuries and transactions, divisional records versus the Mets, andupdated NL East Standings. News And Notes Atlanta Braves: The Braves paid tribute to former All-Star pitcher John Smoltz today […]

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Ask Petey Part One: Mets 2012 Draft, Wheeler & Flores Timetable?

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Ask Petey Part One: Mets 2012 Draft, Wheeler & Flores Timetable?

When I came to, the pounding in my head started. Like a jack-hammer inside my skull, and my mouth felt as if it were stuffed with cotton socks. I could feel the cords cutting into my wrists, and my shoulders ached from having my arms wrenched behind my back for what had probably been hours, […]

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Mets And Yankee Fans Have A Mutual Dislike For Each Other

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Mets And Yankee Fans Have A Mutual Dislike For Each Other

Over the past few seasons a lot of the talk has been about how the Subway Series has lost it’s juice. People say it’s not the same anymore. Radio personalities say that once it moved from 3 games a year to 6 games, and now alternating stadiums every year, that it became diluted. I disagree […]

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Press Release: Mets Agree To Terms With First Round Pick Gavin Cecchini

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Press Release: Mets Agree To Terms With First Round Pick Gavin Cecchini

METS AGREE TO TERMS WITH FIRST-ROUND PICK GAVIN CECCHINI FLUSHING, N.Y., June 8, 2012 – The New York Mets today announced they have agreed to terms with shortstop Gavin Cecchini, the team’s first-round selection (12th overall pick) of the 2012 First-Year Player Draft. Cecchini will report to Port St. Lucie, FL, for mini-camp starting Monday, June […]

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Mets Farm Report: Big Wheel Keeps On Turnin’, Proud Edgin Keeps On Burnin’

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Mets Farm Report: Big Wheel Keeps On Turnin’, Proud Edgin Keeps On Burnin’

Buffalo 3, Columbus 2 By Andrew O’Brien The Buffalo Bisons scored two runs in the top of the first inning Thursday night and never trailed en route to a 3-2 win over the Columbus Clippers. Garrett Olson (2-3) started for the Herd, pitching five innings while allowing two runs (one earned) on eight hits and […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Can We All Just Get Off Ike Davis’ Back Already?

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MMO Fan Shot: Can We All Just Get Off Ike Davis’ Back Already?

It is pretty clear that everyone believes Ike Davis’ bat is hurting this team. Admittedly the last guy you want to see come up to the plate with men on base in an important situation is Ike Davis.  And no one can deny this is true. Many are supporting sending him down to the Minors […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: A DC Power Shift Edition

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3 Up & 3 Down: A DC Power Shift Edition

To be fair, we have to say the Washington Nationals are a nice up and coming team. With a mix of young guys, like Bryce Harper, veterans like Adam LaRcoche, some great starting pitching, and a fantastic field manager in Davey Johnson, DC baseball fans should not be making plans for October! Our Mets were […]

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22 Years In The Making: R.A. Dickey And The Quest For A 20-Win Season

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22 Years In The Making: R.A. Dickey And The Quest For A 20-Win Season

Not since Frank Viola in 1990 have the Mets produced a 20-game winner.  In fact, the only Met to win as many as 17 games in a season since then was Al Leiter, who went 17-6 in 1998.  But that might change in 2012, and the man who might make it happen is R.A. Dickey. […]

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