Archive for August, 2012

Bullpen Can’t Hold Lead In B-Mets 5-4 Loss

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Bullpen Can’t Hold Lead In B-Mets 5-4 Loss

The Binghamton Mets jumped out to an early lead on Saturday night scoring four runs in the first two innings, but the Harrisburg Senators scored five unanswered runs, including those to tie and win the game in the final two frames, as the B-Mets dropped game two of their weekend series by a score of […]

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Mets Lower Minors: DeGrom And Plawecki Shine, Montero Hits Innings Limit

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Mets Lower Minors: DeGrom And Plawecki Shine, Montero Hits Innings Limit

St. Lucie 3, Fort Myers 0 Jacob DeGrom rocked in his FSL debut, leading St. Lucie to an easy 3 – 0 win. Key Players: Blake Forsythe – 0 for 2, 2 RBI Danny Muno –1 for 3, 2B, R, BB Cesar Puello – 1 for 4, 3B, R John Church – 2.0 IP, 3 […]

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Santana, Mets Demolished in 9-3 Loss To The Braves

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Santana, Mets Demolished in 9-3 Loss To The Braves

In simple terms, Santana did not have a successful return to the mound in a 9-3 loss to the Braves on Saturday evening. Summary Well, Johan Santana made his return to the mound on Saturday evening to the tune of a broken guitar, to be nice about it. He was not technically hit hard, but […]

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Mets Designate Garrett Olson For Assignment

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Mets Designate Garrett Olson For Assignment

The Mets designated left-hander Garrett Olson for assignment to make room for on the roster for Johan Santana who was officially activated from the DL. The move leaves Josh Edgin as the only lefty reliever in the bullpen. Olson was charged with four runs while recording only one out in his lone appearance.

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Citi Field Homer’s Odyssey

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Citi Field Homer’s Odyssey

CITI FIELD HOME RUNS The Mets have surrendered seven home runs so far on their current homestand (four games), including six that are “new” Citi Field home runs or that would not have cleared the fences last season. Overall, the Mets have hit 14 “new” Citi Field home runs and allowed 19. The Mets are tied for 23rd in […]

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What’s The Plan? The Mets Collapsed Right On Cue…

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What’s The Plan? The Mets Collapsed Right On Cue…

The Big Wind – The Pope – Fatcessa – The Louse That Roared Take your pick, they are all monikers for WFAN’s Mike Francesa, probably the most polarizing sportstalk host in New York and certainly the one who garners the highest ratings year in and year out. You can see Francesa chugging his Diet Coke […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Robles Tosses A Near Perfecto, Maron Keeps On Raking!

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Mets Lower Minors: Robles Tosses A Near Perfecto, Maron Keeps On Raking!

St. Lucie 2, Palm Beach 1 Logan Verrett had a strong outing, and the bullpen held Palm Beach at bay in the 2-1 win Key Players: Blake Forsythe – 2 for 3, 1 double, 1 walk Alonzo Harris – 3 for 4, 1 run, 1 walk, 1 caught stealing Cesar Puello – 0 for 4, […]

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Harvey Too Wild, Offense Too Anemic As Braves Shutout Mets 4-0

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Harvey Too Wild, Offense Too Anemic As Braves Shutout Mets 4-0

Matt Harvey, making his fourth career start for the Mets, was too wild and the Mets offense was shutdown in a 4-0 loss to the Braves at Citi Field. Harvey was plagued by walks tonight, as he allowed five bases on balls. The Mets rookie used his fastball much more than in his last start. Through his first three […]

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Cohoon Flirts With No-Hitter In B-Mets 5-0 Victory!

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Cohoon Flirts With No-Hitter In B-Mets 5-0 Victory!

Through six innings on Friday night at MetroBank Park in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania it appeared as though the Mets organization may have their second no hitter of 2012.  Binghamton Mets starter Mark Cohoon held the Harrisburg Senators hitless through the first six innings of the game, but with one out in the seventh inning Justin Bloxom […]

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Beato, Bisons Mauled In 10-4 Yankees Smackdown!

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Beato, Bisons Mauled In 10-4 Yankees Smackdown!

On a night when Wally Backman had only relief pitchers available, he had a tough task available. As expected from a team with a reliever starting a game, things didn’t go so well with the Bisons losing 10-4 to the SWB Yankees. It was Pedro Beato who got the “start” for Buffalo. The majority of […]

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ESPN New York: Gee Making Progress, But 2012 Return Unlikely

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ESPN New York: Gee Making Progress, But 2012 Return Unlikely

From Adam Rubin of ESPN New York: Dillon Gee underwent a favorable examination three weeks after surgery to repair a damaged artery that had caused his arm to go numb. Still, Gee told ESPNNewYork.com on Friday night that he has all but ruled out a 2012 return. “Probably not,” Gee said about reappearing this season. “Let’s […]

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