Archive for August, 2012

2013 All Star Game Logo Unveiled At Citi Field

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2013 All Star Game Logo Unveiled At Citi Field

Today is the big day as the Mets get set to unveil their official 2013 All Star Game logo. The following is my live blogging of the event which was broadcast on SNY and MLB.com. 3:08 – Howie Rose takes the stage and rolls out all the introductions… They are now showing a video montage […]

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Do You Know Who Leads The Mets In Errors?

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Do You Know Who Leads The Mets In Errors?

I bet if most Mets fans took a guess as to who had the most errors on the team this season they probably would get it right. But, the answer to that question does not mean that the player with the most errors has played poor defense. In fact, for this particular team that player […]

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This Date In Mets History: Mets Release George Foster

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This Date In Mets History: Mets Release George Foster

On August 8th in 1985, George Foster had a big day for the Mets with three RBI in a 14-7 victory at Montreal. It was one of his few, if not his last. Even with his performance, Foster was overshadowed as Keith Hernandez, Gary Carter and Wally Backman also drove in three runs apiece. After […]

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It’s A Numbers Game…

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It’s A Numbers Game…

Baseball is a game of numbers. Not just RBI and ERA, or wins and losses, but numbers related to players and uniforms. In fact, there are Mets uniform numbers that everyone knows by heart. But did you know who had that number before or after your favorite Met? My first favorite player was Cleon Jones, […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: Scott Hairston

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MMO Player Of The Week: Scott Hairston

Congratulations to this week’s MMO Player of the Week… Through the use of the scorecard, let’s take a look at how Scott Hairston did this week: G AB H R 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG 6 18 6 7 0 0 2 3 1 4 .333 This week Scott brought some power with two home […]

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Mets May Need To Add Three Starting Outfielders For 2013

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Mets May Need To Add Three Starting Outfielders For 2013

Right now the Mets outfield situation is a disaster. Who would have thought that not one single player would solidify himself this season as a starter for 2013. Just about everyone we have thrown out there has left something to be desired. There is still time for that to change, but time is running out quickly. […]

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Buffalo Splits Doubleheader: Wheeler Okay In Bisons Loss, But Den Dekker’s Grand Slam Keys Win In Nightcap

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Buffalo Splits Doubleheader: Wheeler Okay In Bisons Loss, But Den Dekker’s Grand Slam Keys Win In Nightcap

The Buffalo Bisons split a doubleheader with Syracuse yesterday, dropping the first game by a score of 5-4 and winning the nightcap 4-3 after holding off a late charge by the Chiefs. Zack Wheeler, whose debut was pushed back a day because of a rainout on Sunday, took the bump for game one and for four innings […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Maron Rakes, Lara Pitches A Winner, Massie Shelled

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Mets Lower Minors: Maron Rakes, Lara Pitches A Winner, Massie Shelled

St. Lucie – No Game Scheduled St. Lucie enjoyed the day off, but will begin a series against the Palm Beach Cardinals, sending RHP Rafael Montero (4-2, 2.51) to the mound against LHP Kyle Hald (2-1, 3.26) Asheville 3, Savannah 2  Michael Fulmer had a solid outing, but some late inning trouble by Chasen Bradford led […]

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Mets Promote LHP Garrett Olson

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Mets Promote LHP Garrett Olson

Following the news that Tim Byrdak has a torn anterior capsule in his left shoulder, the Mets announced that Garrett Olson will be recalled from Triple-A Buffalo on Monday. He will be added to the team’s active roster before today’s game against the Marlins. In 25 appearances for Triple-A Buffalo this year, Olson has made 21 starts […]

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MMO Fair Or Foul: Phillip Evans Might Never Make It?

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MMO Fair Or Foul: Phillip Evans Might Never Make It?

From time to time I will check out other Mets websites, and blogsites. I have as they say, some “friends in the biz,” and I enjoy seeing what they’re up to on occasion. Today I was on Mack’s Mets and I saw something there, an opinion by a “scout,” about one of our Mets farmhands, […]

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