Archive for August, 2012

Hamels Scratched, Phillies Prospect Tyler Cloyd To Make MLB Debut Against Mets

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Hamels Scratched, Phillies Prospect Tyler Cloyd To Make MLB Debut Against Mets

Cole Hamels has been scratched from Wednesday night’s start against the Mets because of a stomach ailment, according to MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki. Phillies pitching prospect Tyler Cloyd will be called up from Triple-A Lehigh Valley to make tonight’s start against Matt Harvey and the Mets. Yes, it’s finally happening. Phillies fans have been asking for weeks […]

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MMO Mailbag: Who Is The Mets Most Valuable Trade Chip?

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MMO Mailbag: Who Is The Mets Most Valuable Trade Chip?

I had the following question emailed to me yesterday, but there was no name attached, so we’ll call him Anonymous. If Jordany Valdespin is part of the future then why was he sent back to Buffalo? The Mets have no idea right now what the outfield of the future looks like. They’ve spent this season […]

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Ike Davis: The Future Is Bright Again

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Ike Davis: The Future Is Bright Again

Over the next few months, there will be much discussion with regards to the Mets needs, and what they have to do to improve on this 2012 season. In fact, these discussions have probably been going on for about a month now. That’s one of the therapeutic things fans do when their team is in […]

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Mets Top Pick Gavin Cecchini Promoted To Brooklyn

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Mets Top Pick Gavin Cecchini Promoted To Brooklyn

The Brooklyn Cyclones have announced that Mets 2012 first round pick, Gavin Cecchini, has been promoted from the Kingsport Mets to the Cyclones. Cecchini, 18, will join the team later today when the Cyclones play the first place Renegades in Hudson Valley. MMO is en route and will get to speak to Gavin today as well […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Vaughn Keeps Hitting, Tapia K’s 9, Ponce Key In Victory

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Mets Lower Minors: Vaughn Keeps Hitting, Tapia K’s 9, Ponce Key In Victory

Jupiter 5, St. Lucie 4 Jupiter 4, St. Lucie 2 St. Lucie’s bullpen coughed up the first game, and Angel Cuan was smacked around for the second time in a row in the doubleheader losses to the Hammerheads Key Players Cory Vaughn – 3 for 6, 1 home run, 3 RBI, 2 runs scored, 1 […]

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Should Mets Target An Outfielder Like Michael Bourn This Offseason?

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Should Mets Target An Outfielder Like Michael Bourn This Offseason?

I read yesterday an interesting post on MetsBlog where he discussed the pros and cons of acquiring outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury of the Red Sox. While the 28 year old centerfield is in the throws of an injury-marred season, I do like his upside, but I’m not sure I’d want to give up any prospects to […]

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Matt Harvey and Fred Lewis Earn MVP Honors

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Matt Harvey and Fred Lewis Earn MVP Honors

The Buffalo Bisons honored their 2012 Season Award Winners as part of Fan Appreciation Night on Tuesday evening at Coca Cola Field. Players received their awards in a special pre-game ceremony in what has become an annual tradition for the Herd on their final home game of the season. OF Fred Lewis Most Valuable Player […]

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Mets Never Say Die In 9-5 Extra Inning Win Over The Phillies

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Mets Never Say Die In 9-5 Extra Inning Win Over The Phillies

The Mets (59-69) defeated the Phillies (61-67) by the score of 9-5 tonight at Citizen’s Bank Park. Shoppach was the man tonight in a great game against the Phillies where the Mets rallied to come back from defecits twice and put a four spot up in the tenth. Chris Young started tonight and struggled over 4.1 […]

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Adam Kolarek Named FSL All Star, Ryan Ellis Named Manager of the Year

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Adam Kolarek Named FSL All Star, Ryan Ellis Named Manager of the Year

In a press release by the St. Lucie Mets, the Florida State League announced that St. Lucie Mets manager Ryan Ellis has been named Florida State League’s Manager of the Year. St. Lucie Mets reliever Adam Kolarek was also named to the 2012 Florida State League Postseason All-Star Team. The Florida State League Postseason All-Star Team was selected by […]

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Murphy Back In Lineup As Mets Battle Phillies For Third Place

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Murphy Back In Lineup As Mets Battle Phillies For Third Place

Tuesday, August 28, 2012 • 7:10 p.m. Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Chris Young (3-7, 4.33) vs. RHP Vance Worley (6-9, 4.06) Starting Lineup Ruben Tejada – SS Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Ike Davis – 1B Lucas Duda – LF Kelly Shoppach – C Mike Baxter – RF Andres Torres – CF […]

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