Archive for August, 2012

Peavey Goes Distance In 7-2 Win, But B-Mets Drop Nightcap In Doubleheader Split

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Peavey Goes Distance In 7-2 Win, But B-Mets Drop Nightcap In Doubleheader Split

The Binghamton Mets and Reading Phillies played two on Saturday night at First Energy Stadium in Reading, Pennsylvania, with the B-Mets taking game one by a score of 7-2, and dropping the nightcap 3-1. In game one, the two teams were knotted at two until the B-Mets broke the game wide open in the top […]

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MMO Mailbag: Whither Wilmer Flores? Ask Petey

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MMO Mailbag: Whither Wilmer Flores? Ask Petey

As the afternoon turned from day into night, I peered through the grimy window of the bar, past the fly tracks and the flickering neon Pabst Blue Ribbon sign, trying to focus my eyes on a drug-store clock across the street. What the heck time does that say? How long have I been in this […]

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Schwinden Tosses Six Shutout Frames In Bisons 1-0 Win

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Schwinden Tosses Six Shutout Frames In Bisons 1-0 Win

In last night’s pitching duel in Buffalo between the Bisons and Syracuse Chiefs, the Bisons prevailed 1-0. Chris Schwinden got the start for Buffalo, looking to build off his dominant performance on Wednesday night, when he tossed seven innings and allowed only one run on three hits. Schwinden didn’t dominate last night, but he scattered […]

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Mets Sign RHP Scott Patterson

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Mets Sign RHP Scott Patterson

The Mets have announced that they have signed RHP Scott Patterson to a minor league contract. Patterson, 33, has pitched in 26 games for the Tacoma Rainiers after signing a minor league contract with the Seattle Mariners this off-season. The righty has posted a 1-3 record with a 2.89 ERA and four saves. In 28.0 innings […]

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Bay Back In Lineup, Spin In Center, Harvey On The Hill

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Bay Back In Lineup, Spin In Center, Harvey On The Hill

*** Starting Lineup *** Ruben Tejada – SS Jordany Valdespin – CF David Wright – 3B Ike Davis – 1B Daniel Murphy – 2B Jason Bay – LF Mike Baxter – RF Rob Johnson – C Matt Harvey – RHP *** Mets Notes *** Mike Baxter established a franchise record with five walks in nine […]

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Mets Take A Walk On The Wild Side In 6-2 Win Over The Padres

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Mets Take A Walk On The Wild Side In 6-2 Win Over The Padres

The Mets drew ten walks and beat the Padres by the score of 6-2, Saturday night at Petco Park. Jeremy Hefner started for the Mets and the kid was impressive to say the least allowing just one run on five hits in his six innings of work. Hefner was poised and in control throughout his […]

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Wally Backman Suspended For Three Games

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Wally Backman Suspended For Three Games

Amy Moritz of the Buffalo News is reporting that the Triple-A Bisons will be without manager Wally Backman tonight and for the next two games. Backman earned a three-game suspension from the International League for his part in an arguement with Syracuse manager Tony Beasley in the middle of the fourth inning Friday night. Both were […]

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Mets First Rounder Cecchini Fractures Finger

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Mets First Rounder Cecchini Fractures Finger

Mets VP of Player Development Paul DePodesta said Gavin Cecchini, the Mets first round selection in the 2012 amateur draft, has fractured the tip of his middle finger, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. DePodesta did not say how long it might take Cecchini to recover from the fracture. “I’m not one to estimate recovery […]

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Sandy Bobblehead Day Today

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Sandy Bobblehead Day Today

Hee hee hee…  Gotcha, didn’t I? The Brooklyn Cyclones will celebrate the Department of Sanitation today – Saturday, August 4th – when they take on the Auburn Doubledays at 6:00 PM. The First 3,000 fans in attendance will receive a DSNY Sandy bobblehead courtesy of Municipal Credit Union. Tickets, which start at just $9, are […]

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Wilmer Flores Goes Yard, But B-Mets Do Little Else In 4-1 Loss

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Wilmer Flores Goes Yard, But B-Mets Do Little Else In 4-1 Loss

Game one of what could prove to be a crucial point in the Binghamton Mets season, and maybe their best and last opportunity to make a serious push for the playoffs, didn’t go their way on Saturday night in Reading as the hometown Phillies defeated the B-Mets by a 4-1 score. Binghamton, who sat five […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Pill Strikes Out Ten, Rodriguez Rips Two Homers, Cessa Hurls Five Scoreless IP

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Mets Lower Minors: Pill Strikes Out Ten, Rodriguez Rips Two Homers, Cessa Hurls Five Scoreless IP

St. Lucie 6, Fort Myers 0 Tyler Pill was lights out today striking out ten hitters and the S.Mets bats came out to play. St. Lucie stole three bases in addition to an error-free game Key Players: Danny Muno – 3 for 5, 1 run scored Cory Vaughn – 2 for 4, 1 home run, […]

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