Archive for July, 2012

Talkin’ Baseball With Mets Prospect Brandon Nimmo

An article by posted on July 5, 2012 0 Comments
Talkin’ Baseball With Mets Prospect Brandon Nimmo

I asked Brandon Nimmo if he had a few minutes to spare at some point before the game against the Hudson Valley Renegades on Sunday. He said, “when?” I said, “you tell me, anytime your available.” He turned around and caught the eye of his hitting coach Bobby Malek who simply nodded, and Nimmo turned […]

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Marlins Acquire Carlos Lee For Two Minor Leaguers

An article by posted on July 4, 2012 0 Comments
Marlins Acquire Carlos Lee For Two Minor Leaguers

The Miami Marlins have acquired outfielder/first baseman Carlos Lee from the Houston Astros according to Fox Sports‘ Ken Rosenthal. Houston will receive two minor leaguers, third baseman Matt Dominguez and left-hander Rob Rasmussen in exchange for Lee. The Astros will pay almost all of the approximately $9 million remaining on Lee’s contract. Miami will assume the pro-rated […]

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Mets Recall Pedro Beato From Triple-A Buffalo, Option Jeremy Hefner

An article by posted on July 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Recall Pedro Beato From Triple-A Buffalo, Option Jeremy Hefner

The New York Mets today announced the club has recalled righthanded pitcher Pedro Beato from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League and optioned righthanded pitcher Jeremy Hefner to the Bisons. Beato, 25, will wear uniform #27 and will be available for Thursday night’s game vs. Philadelphia. Beato was 3-2 with a 1.16 ERA (three earned […]

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Bullpen’s A Dud, Mets Lose 9-2 To Phillies

An article by posted on July 4, 2012 0 Comments
Bullpen’s A Dud, Mets Lose 9-2 To Phillies

Chris Young had a good outing but ran out of steam in the seventh, and the bullpen faltered in the 9-2 loss against the Phillies Game Recap Chris Young went to the mound and has kept with the theme of quality outings, going seven innings allowing  three runs on five hits while striking out three […]

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Mets Recall Red Hot Jordany Valdespin, DFA Justin Hampson

An article by posted on July 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Recall Red Hot Jordany Valdespin, DFA Justin Hampson

The Mets have designated Justin Hampson for assignment and recalled Jordany Valdespin fron Triple-A Buffalo. Valdespin, 24, has been on hot streak at Buffalo and is batting .333 in his last ten games with two homeruns, eight RBI and four stolen bases. For the season he has a .289 average in 136 at-bats. Hampson, 32, appeared in three games and […]

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Mets Farm Report: Valdespin Bails Out Mejia, Gorski Solid, Lucie Pummeled

An article by posted on July 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Valdespin Bails Out Mejia, Gorski Solid, Lucie Pummeled

Buffalo 5, Durham 4 By Sean Kenny Collin McHugh had by far his best outing for the Bisons, and after a Jenrry Mejia blown save Jordany Valdespin played the hero in the 5-4 win against the Durham Bulls Collin McHugh today was spectacular going six and one-third innings, allowing one run on four hits while […]

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Amazins Put On Early Fireworks Show In 11-1 Phillies Beat-Down!

An article by posted on July 4, 2012 0 Comments
Amazins Put On Early Fireworks Show In 11-1 Phillies Beat-Down!

On the eve of the Fourth of July, the Mets bats exploded for fifteen hits tonight and beat up the Philadelphia Phillies 11-1 in a sold out Citi Field. Jon Niese pitched a gem of a game going a full eight innings and holding the Phillies to just one run on three hits while striking […]

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Was The Mets GM Trolling Mets Fans On Twitter?

An article by posted on July 3, 2012 0 Comments
Was The Mets GM Trolling Mets Fans On Twitter?

You’ve heard the term used all the time, but what exactly is a troll and what is trolling, and was the Mets GM guilty of being a troll or trolling his own fan base on Twitter in recent days? I’ll let you be the judge on Alderson, but first lets define what a troll is. […]

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Niese On The Hill As Mets Battle Phillies For NL East Independence

An article by posted on July 3, 2012 0 Comments
Niese On The Hill As Mets Battle Phillies For NL East Independence

Starting Lineup 1. Ruben Tejada SS 2. Daniel Murphy 2B 3. David Wright 3B 4. Ike Davis 1B 5. Lucas Duda RF 6. Scott Hairston LF 7. Kirk Nieuwenhuis CF 8. Josh Thole C 9. Jon Niese LHP IT’S T-SHIRT TUESDAY AT CITI The Mets look to get back on the winning page today as they open […]

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Credit Selig With The Annual All-Star Flubs, Snubs And Follies

An article by posted on July 3, 2012 0 Comments
Credit Selig With The Annual All-Star Flubs, Snubs And Follies

In this latest gathering of the Knights of the MMO Roundtable, we ponder the age-old question about the Mid-Summer Classic. What are your thoughts on All Star fan voting especially when Home-Field Advantage is at stake? Jessep – I think people need to remember this game was supposed to be fun. Nobody was really begging […]

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