Archive for June, 2012

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

An article by posted on June 9, 2012 0 Comments

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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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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