Archive for July, 2012

Dazzling Debut: Harvey Strikes Out 11 To Set New Mets Franchise Record

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Dazzling Debut: Harvey Strikes Out 11 To Set New Mets Franchise Record

“When I was warming up, I looked around & took everything in. At that moment I really did believe I was meant to pitch in the big leagues.”  ~  Matt Harvey With a record-setting performance that won’t soon be forgotten, top prospect Matt Harvey wrote his name into the Mets history books with a brilliant […]

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Gonzalez Germen, Not Zack Wheeler Promoted to Buffalo

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
Gonzalez Germen, Not Zack Wheeler Promoted to Buffalo

The Mets have announced that RHP Gonzalez Germen has been promoted from Double-A Binghamton to Triple-A Buffalo, and that  Cory Mazzoni has been reinstated from the DL and on Binghamton’s active roster. To note, Germen was the scheduled starter for tonight’s game in Binghamton. Looks like Zack Wheeler will spend a bit more time in […]

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A Night To Remember For Mets and Matt Harvey

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
A Night To Remember For Mets and Matt Harvey

  As the Mets continue sinking faster than the Titanic, all eyes will be on Matt Harvey tonight in Arizona as he makes his highly anticipated Major League debut. The 23-year-old is likely feeling tons of pressure to be the savior of the franchise based on how the team has gone through its annual post […]

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Why Aren’t The Mets Looking At Willingham And Balfour?

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
Why Aren’t The Mets Looking At Willingham And Balfour?

Sandy’s comments on Monday regarding the Mets organizational shift from buyers to sellers really pissed me off. I swear this guy doesn’t make any sense. I don’t get the whole buyer and seller thing. We should be builders and that includes both buying and selling. To be competitive we need to add players who fit this team […]

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Batista Officially Released By Mets

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
Batista Officially Released By Mets

Updated 7/26 Adam Rubin of ESPN New York says the Mets have released RHP Miguel Batista. He was designated for assignment after last Saturday’s game against the Dodgers. This just mean’s he’s officially an ex-Met. So who’s next? Original Post 7/22 Batista struggled this season for the Mets, going 1-3 with a 4.82 ERA, having allowed 25 earned runs, 53 hits, […]

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MMO Exclusive: Photos and Insights As The B-Mets Take The Series In New Britain

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Photos and Insights As The B-Mets Take The Series In New Britain

The buzz all week in New Britain was all about one player, and it wasn’t top Twins prospect Oswaldo Arcia that everyone was talking about. When I initially arrived at the Stadium on Monday, I went first to the press-box to drop off my lap-top, and other assorted in-game items I require. I was about […]

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MMO Farm Report: Wheeler Shelled, McHugh’s Gem Spoiled, Fulmer Prevails

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: Wheeler Shelled, McHugh’s Gem Spoiled, Fulmer Prevails

Louisville 5, Buffalo 4 By Sean Kenny After a great outing by Colin McHugh, the Bisons bullpen blew the lead in the eighth, and lost the game in the ninth by the score of 5-4. Colin McHugh had a phenomenal outing today, going six and two-third innings, allowing five hits, no runs, one walk and […]

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Santana Due Back Next Homestand, Baxter Could Join Team In San Francisco

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
Santana Due Back Next Homestand, Baxter Could Join Team In San Francisco

According to the team, the Mets plan to activate Johan Santana from the disabled list after they return from their 11-game road trip, which begins tonight in Arizona. Terry Collins said before Wednesday’s game that Santana will start one of the games on either August 8th or 9th against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field. “He’s going to continue […]

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Mets Turn Down Padres Offer For Murphy

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Turn Down Padres Offer For Murphy

According to John Harper of the Daily News, a source says the Mets turned down an offer that would have sent Daniel Murphy to the San Diego Padres for right-handed reliever Luke Gregerson. Major League sources say his name has been already out there in trade discussions. One source says the Mets have already rejected an offer from the Padres […]

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Collins Shouldn’t Make Promises He Can’t Keep

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
Collins Shouldn’t Make Promises He Can’t Keep

As I type this the Mets are flying to blistering Phoenix with the words of Terry Collins ringing in their ears and mine. The Mets followed up their 1-5 road trip with an 0-6 homestand. Collins’ post-game presser yesterday was filled with promises we’ve all heard before. “Over the next two weeks, the Mets will start playing […]

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