Archive for September, 2012

Phillies vs Mets: Duda Playing First, Nickeas Catching, Dickey In Search Of Number 19

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Phillies vs Mets: Duda Playing First, Nickeas Catching, Dickey In Search Of Number 19

Monday, September 17, 2012 • 7:10 PM Citi Field • Flushing, NY LHP Cliff Lee (5-7, 3.36) vs. RHP R.A. Dickey (18-5, 2.68) Starting Lineup Ruben Tejada, ss Daniel Murphy, 2b David Wright, 3b Scott Hairston, rf Lucas Duda, 1b Jason Bay, lf Andres Torres, cf Mike Nickeas, c R.A. Dickey, rhp The Mets and […]

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Mets Shutout By Brew Crew, Lose 3-0

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Mets Shutout By Brew Crew, Lose 3-0

In just the third start of Wily Peralta’s young career, the Mets were completely baffled and continued to struggle offensively as they dropped this one to the Brewers 3-0. Chris Young got the nod for Amazin’s and put together a solid effort, despite allowing home runs to both Ryan Braun and Aramis Ramirez in the […]

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Buffalo and Blue Jays Nearing a PDC Agreement

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Buffalo and Blue Jays Nearing a PDC Agreement

Updated Post 9/16 Mike Harrington of the Buffalo News writes this morning: It’s been hush-hush until now because of the rules of the minor and major leagues, but the window for MLB clubs to talk to potential new minor-league affiliates officially opened today — and the Bisons and Toronto Blue Jays are now working on […]

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A Quick Thought About Ike Davis

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A Quick Thought About Ike Davis

Just a quick thought on something Adma Rubin just tweeted about Ike Davis: If you look at David Wright’s OPS which is a team leading .895 and also top ten in the NL, you would think he’d be infinitely ahead of Ike Davis in the RBI department considering Davis has just a .754 OPS. That’s […]

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B.J. Upton Will Be One Hot Commodity This Offseason, But Probably Out Of Mets Price Range

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B.J. Upton Will Be One Hot Commodity This Offseason, But Probably Out Of Mets Price Range

B.J Upton is going to be one busy and popular player this winter. The enigmatic former #2 overall pick in the 2002 draft has done some impressive things in his career, but most view his career as disappointing when compared to his incredible all-around talent and tools. “He’s in the top 10 of center fielders […]

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Francesa Says Mets Are Asleep At The Plate, Then Falls Asleep On The Air

An article by posted on September 16, 2012 0 Comments

The last few times a post appeared on MMO about Mike Francesa, it was about him ripping the Mets front office, or the team, or the owners. Less than two weeks ago, Francesa called the Mets offense pathetic. He said the Mets’ offense looked like they were asleep. He even went as far as accusing […]

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Meija Struggles With Command In 9-6 Loss To The Brewers

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Meija Struggles With Command In 9-6 Loss To The Brewers

The Mets (66-79) lost to the Brewers (73-72) by the score of 9-6 on Saturday evening at Miller Park.  When you throw 68 pitches over 3+ innings of work and you struggle to find the strike zone, it is a definite recipe for disaster. All eyes were on Jenrry Meija in Milwaukee, where he was making his […]

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A Surefire Way To Fix The Mets, Stop Playing At Citi Field!

An article by posted on September 15, 2012 0 Comments
A Surefire Way To Fix The Mets, Stop Playing At Citi Field!

In Doug’s Dugout today we discuss a surefire way to fix the Mets going forward without one single player transaction. Now that I’ve grabbed your attention, how in the world are the Mets going to improve without a blockbuster trade, jettisoning dead wood like Jason Bay, or eschewing the free-agent meat market? Read on… The […]

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Wally Backman Talks About Matt Harvey, Says He’s Never Seen Him Pitch Like This Before

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Wally Backman Talks About Matt Harvey, Says He’s Never Seen Him Pitch Like This Before

Here’s a clip from SNY of Kevin Burkhardt interviewing Wally Backman who is now part of the Mets coaching staff since the minor league season ended. The subject is Mets rookie Matt Harvey who Backman says he’s never seen him pitch like this when he was at Triple-A Buffalo, and he wonders if Harvey was […]

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Mejia Takes The Hill As Mets Try To Brew A Series Win In Milwaukee

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Mejia Takes The Hill As Mets Try To Brew A Series Win In Milwaukee

Saturday, September 15, 2012 • 7:10 PM Miller Park • Milwaukee, WI RHP Jenrry Mejia (0-0, 4.50) vs. RHP Shaun Marcum (5-4, 3.71) Starting Lineup Ruben Tejada – SS Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Ike Davis – 1B Lucas Duda – LF Jordany Valdespin – RF Kelly Shoppach – C Andres Torres […]

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