Archive for July, 2012

Morning Grind: There’s Still A Lot Of Baseball Left

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Morning Grind: There’s Still A Lot Of Baseball Left

Throughout this five game losing streak, there has been a tsunami of negativity following what was a very exciting and positive first half for the New York Mets. Yes they are in a rut in what is an awful time to do so, but that doesn’t mean in any way, shape or form that the Amazin’s are out […]

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I Can Fix Josh Thole In Two Minutes

An article by posted on July 18, 2012 0 Comments
I Can Fix Josh Thole In Two Minutes

Poor Josh Thole just cant seem to catch a break these days… Whispers about his game-calling… Too many passed balls… A god awful amount of wild pitches… You just gotta feel bad for the guy… To make matters worse, Terry Collins is calling for a team meeting apparently because of comments Pedro Beato made after […]

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Mets Bullpen Fails Again and Again and Again In 5-4 Loss To Nats

An article by posted on July 17, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Fails Again and Again and Again In 5-4 Loss To Nats

Holy hell, what a game. Summary This one tailed into extra innings and had a real playoff atmosphere to it. The biggest flaw of the Mets was exposed AGAIN as the bullpen could not hold down leads in the ninth or tenth inning. This is not a recap I will enjoy writing, but there were […]

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Mets Will Be Buyers At Deadline, Eyeing Jonathan Broxton

An article by posted on July 17, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Will Be Buyers At Deadline, Eyeing Jonathan Broxton

Sandy Alderson told reporters today that the Mets will be buyers at the July 31 trade deadline. Alderson said that while he does not intend to acquire a starting pitcher this month, but that he is focused on improving the bullpen as his number one priority. To a lesser degree, the Mets GM said he’ll […]

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Harvey Won’t Debut On Saturday, No Chance Wheeler Is A Met In 2012

An article by posted on July 17, 2012 0 Comments
Harvey Won’t Debut On Saturday, No Chance Wheeler Is A Met In 2012

The verdict is in on Harvey… Today in Washington, Sandy Alderson  announced that Miguel Batista will start Saturday’s game against the Dodgers and NOT Matt Harvey.. Last night for the Bisons, Harvey allowed two runs and three hits with four walks and four strikeouts in 6 2/3 innings against Triple-A Toledo in front of a group of […]

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Jason Bay Activated, Omar Quintanilla Designated For Assignment

An article by posted on July 17, 2012 0 Comments
Jason Bay Activated, Omar Quintanilla Designated For Assignment

The Mets have activated Jason Bay from the disabled list, and designated Omar Quintanilla for assignment. Original Post 2:50 PM In 29 games for the Mets this season, Quintanilla hit .257 with five doubles, one home run and four RBI in 70 at-bats. He had just one at-bat in two appearances in July. Jason Bay is with the rest of the […]

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Mets Farm Report: Savannah Wins Thriller, Brooklyn Pounds Spikes, Harvey Homeward Bound

An article by posted on July 17, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Savannah Wins Thriller, Brooklyn Pounds Spikes, Harvey Homeward Bound

Toledo 4, Buffalo 2 By Sean Kenny In what may amount to the last Triple-A start for Matt Harvey, he had a strong outing but Jenrry Mejia continued to struggle and the Bisons lost the first game against the Toledo Mudhens, 4-2. Matt Harvey went out today and from the start of the game did […]

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These Mets Won’t Get It Done

An article by posted on July 17, 2012 0 Comments
These Mets Won’t Get It Done

It’s all fun and games until the Mets find themselves a half a dozen games back in the division and fading. That’s certainly how it feels today as the Mets limp into DC with their season on the ropes. With six games against the NL East leading Washington Nationals over the next nine days, the […]

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In Last Night’s Tuneup, Bay Gave No Reason To Think Things Have Changed

An article by posted on July 17, 2012 0 Comments
In Last Night’s Tuneup, Bay Gave No Reason To Think Things Have Changed

Matt Harvey may have been the big story in last night’s contest between the Buffalo Bisons and the Toledo Mudhens, but there was another storyline – Mets rehabbing left fielder Jason Bay. Bay played in what could be his final rehab game and went 0-for-2 with two walks. He also muffed a flyball to left […]

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Ricciardi Non-Committal On Harvey Promotion

An article by posted on July 17, 2012 0 Comments
Ricciardi Non-Committal On Harvey Promotion

Mets special assistant J.P. Ricciardi was one of the Mets entourage on hand as prospect Matt Harvey pitched 6.2 innings and allowed two runs in what was tabbed as his audition for a possible major league debut this Saturday against the Los Angeles Dodgers. “He’s a good one,” said Ricciardi, who sat behind home plate. […]

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