Archive for July, 2012

3 Up & 3 Down: Destroyed By DC Edition

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: Destroyed By DC Edition

The Mets were swept away by the Nationals to wrap up a homestand that saw the Mets lose all six games for the first time since 2002. In fact during the six game homestand the Mets held the lead in only one game and for only a very short period of time. Terry Collins says […]

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Game Preview & Lineup: Harvey Makes MLB Debut As Mets Begin 4-Game Set With D’Backs

An article by posted on July 26, 2012 0 Comments
Game Preview & Lineup: Harvey Makes MLB Debut As Mets Begin 4-Game Set With D’Backs

Starting Lineup Ruben Tejada – SS Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Scott Hairston – RF Ike Davis – 1B Jason Bay – LF Andres Torres – CF Rob Johnson – C Matt Harvey – RHP The Mets go out west to find themselves, or some wins. Preferably some wins. It would be […]

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Mets Swept Away By Nationals 5-2

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Swept Away By Nationals 5-2

Jeremy Hefner started off the game rough, and the offense was stifled on the whole by Stephen Strasburg in their sixth loss in a row, 5-2 to the Nationals. Game Recap Jeremy Hefner, filling in the rotation in the spot vacated by the designation of Miguel Batista was hit hard in the early innings, giving […]

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Mets Willing To Listen On Both Hairston And Byrdak

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Willing To Listen On Both Hairston And Byrdak

.                           Joel Sherman of the NY Post, is reporting that the Mets are willing to listen to trade offers on both Scott Hairston and Tim Byrdak. Hairston and Byrdak are both free agents at the end of the season and could be very […]

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Mike Nickeas Gets The Ax, Rob Johnson Promoted From Buffalo

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Mike Nickeas Gets The Ax, Rob Johnson Promoted From Buffalo

  After a disastrous 0-6 homestand, a very ticked off Terry Collins fired off some no-holds-barred shots at his team’s poor performance to begin the second half of the season. The Mets manager promised that there would be changes and he promised they would come fast. It looks like catcher Mike Nickeas is the first […]

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Francisco Rusty In Rehab Assignment Today

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Francisco Rusty In Rehab Assignment Today

Mets closer Frank Francisco began his rehab assignment with Double-A Binghamton today, starting his rehab one day later than initially planned. Francisco was very rusty, allowing one run on three hits, a walk and a strikeout in 2/3 of an inning. Francisco threw 24 pitches, 14 of which were strikes. Francisco, who has been on the […]

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Zack Wheeler Has Second Straight Bad Outing

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Has Second Straight Bad Outing

Mets top prospect Zack Wheeler was shelled for ten hits and six runs (five earned) in four innings today in New Britain where the B-Mets were playing the Rock Cats. For Wheeler it was his second straight bad outing. On July 20, the right-hander was lit up for eight earned runs in 3.2 innings by […]

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Marlins Trade Hanley Ramirez To Dodgers

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Marlins Trade Hanley Ramirez To Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired former NL batting champion Hanley Ramirez from Miami in a multi-player trade. The Dodgers also get reliever Randy Choate, while the Marlins receive pitcher Nathan Eovaldi and minor-league pitcher Scott McGough. This comes a day after the Marlins sent pitcher Anibal Sanchez and infielder Omar Infante to the Detroit Tigers […]

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MMO Farm Report: Cohoon and DeGrom Hurl Gems, Lawley On Fire, Vaughn Steals Two Bags

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: Cohoon and DeGrom Hurl Gems, Lawley On Fire, Vaughn Steals Two Bags

Louisville 4, Buffalo 1 By Sean Kenny Chris Schwinden had an abbreviated outing, but Dylan Owen gave up three runs in the seventh and the Bisons lost the series opening game against the Louisville Bats Chris Schwinden had a short outing today, going four and two-thirds innings allowing one run on six hits while walking […]

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Homegrown Hamels Staying With Phillies, Signs 6-Year Deal

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Homegrown Hamels Staying With Phillies, Signs 6-Year Deal

Despite all the speculation that Cole Hamels would bolt for free agency, or that the Philadelphia Phillies would not be able to afford him, the two sides agreed to a six-year contract extension for $144 million, according to what major-league sources have reported to Ken Rosenthal. The Phillies are expected to make the official announcement later today. […]

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