Archive for August, 2012

Mets Lower Minors: Cecchini’s Big Day, Aderlin Goes Deep Twice, Harris Steals 4 Bases

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Mets Lower Minors: Cecchini’s Big Day, Aderlin Goes Deep Twice, Harris Steals 4 Bases

St. Lucie 8, Jupiter 1 Jupiter 9, St. Lucie 0 In a double header, St. Lucie took the first handedly, but lost in epic fashion in the second game Key Players Alonzo Harris – 3 for 7, 4 stolen bases, 2 strikeouts Cesar Puello – 2 for 5, solo home run, 1 stolen base, 2 […]

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Mazzoni Shelled As B-Mets Lose In 14-9 Slugfest

An article by posted on August 24, 2012 0 Comments
Mazzoni Shelled As B-Mets Lose In 14-9 Slugfest

The Binghamton Mets and Portland Sea Dogs pounded out a total of thirty one hits and scored twenty three runs between the two teams in game one of their four games series at Hadlock Field on Thursday night.  In the end the B-Mets were on the losing end of a fourteen to nine decision. Binghamton […]

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Niese Looks To Shut Down The Astros In Series Opener

An article by posted on August 24, 2012 0 Comments
Niese Looks To Shut Down The Astros In Series Opener

Friday, August 24, 2012 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, NY LHP Jordan Lyles (2-10, 5.70) vs. LHP Jon Niese (10-6, 3.49) Starting Lineup Ruben Tejada – SS Mike Baxter – RF David Wright – 3B Ike Davis – 1B Justin Turner – 2B Jordany Valdespin – LF Andres Torres – CF Josh Thole […]

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A Quick Glance At Mets Offseason Needs

An article by posted on August 23, 2012 0 Comments
A Quick Glance At Mets Offseason Needs

How could anybody be anything but enthused about the Mets for 2013? With GA Sandy Alderson telling us the budget hasn’t been set but don’t expect it to be much higher than it is now. Then he said trades might be the way to go. But, if the Mets aren’t willing to part with Matt Harvey […]

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A Smashing Debut For Collin McHugh!

An article by posted on August 23, 2012 0 Comments
A Smashing Debut For Collin McHugh!

This is why we’ve been downplaying all these insane notions of bringing up Zack Wheeler in the last few months. As I said before, Collin McHugh is more deserving and more polished, and his debut today has validated everything we’ve been saying about him all season long. McHugh won’t figure into the decision, but his […]

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B-Mets Close Out Homestand With 6-3 Win

An article by posted on August 23, 2012 0 Comments
B-Mets Close Out Homestand With 6-3 Win

The rubber match and final game of the season between the Binghamton Mets and New Hampshire Fisher Cats went the way of the home team as the B-Mets won by a score of six to three. Binghamton jumped out to the early three run lead before watching the Fisher Cats claw their way back into […]

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From Left Field: Dillon Gee’s Injury Proved Crippling

An article by posted on August 23, 2012 0 Comments
From Left Field: Dillon Gee’s Injury Proved Crippling

It’s a fact: Every team experiences some sort of injuries over the course of a 162-game season. For some reason however, it always seems the Mets are plagued with the injury bug more so than other teams. This year was no different, as Mike Pelfrey went down early, Ruben Tejada missed time and now Johan […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Forsythe Goes Deep, Tapia Struggles, Cessa Keeps Going

An article by posted on August 23, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Lower Minors: Forsythe Goes Deep, Tapia Struggles, Cessa Keeps Going

Jupiter 7, St. Lucie 5 (G1)/ Game 2 PPD Jupiter took the only game that was played on the day, despite the expected double-header Key Players Blake Forsythe – 2 for 3, solo home run, 2 runs scored, 1 walk, 1 strikeout Cesar Puello -2 for 4, 1 double, 1 run, 1 RBI, 1 strikeout, […]

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Meet The Met: RHP Collin McHugh

An article by posted on August 23, 2012 0 Comments
Meet The Met: RHP Collin McHugh

There’s an old baseball adage kicking around regarding player development. It’s a basic rule of thumb that, assuming a player ever navigates the minors and makes it to the major leagues, it should take a hitter roughly 1500 minor league at-bats before he is equipt to handle the David Price’s and Johnny Cueto’s of the […]

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Santana Shut Down: A Blessing In Disguise?

An article by posted on August 23, 2012 0 Comments
Santana Shut Down: A Blessing In Disguise?

Sandy Alderson announced at a press conference yesterday that Johan Santana has been placed on the 15-day Disabled List with inflammation in his lower back retroactive to August 18. Alderson also said that he does not expect Santana to pitch again this season, but said he would be ready for Spring Training. You never want to see […]

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