Archive for September, 2012

Cyclones Magic Number Down To One After Plawecki Ignites 4-1 Win

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Cyclones Magic Number Down To One After Plawecki Ignites 4-1 Win

The Brooklyn Cyclones snapped a three-way tie for the Wild Card in the New York Penn League and grabbed a slim one game lead after a 4-1 win against the Lowell Spinners. With the victory, the Clones’ magic number is down to one with just two games left with Lowell to end their regular season. Cyclones’ starter […]

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St. Lucie Faces Jupiter In FSL Division Championship Series Tonight!

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St. Lucie Faces Jupiter In FSL Division Championship Series Tonight!

The St. Lucie Mets set the single-season record for wins in team history as they went on the road and defeated the Bradenton Marauders 5-4 in 10 innings on Saturday. They bested that record on Sunday with a 5-1 victory in the final game of the regular season to finish the year with an overall record 83-52 […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Gant Hit Hard, Cyclones Still Alive

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Mets Lower Minors: Gant Hit Hard, Cyclones Still Alive

St. Lucie – Off Day St. Lucie opens tonight at 6:30 against the Jupiter Hammerheads (MIA) in the first round of the FSL Divisional playoffs. RHP Logan Verrett takes the hill for Lucie. Kannapolis 5, Savannah 2 John Gant was hit hard in his first start for Savannah in their 5-2 loss Key Players Gregory […]

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It Was Carlos Beltran Who Told Cardinals Manager To Appeal The Torres Double

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As you all know, Andres Torres lost an apparent leadoff double in the ninth inning when he was ruled out for missing first base, and the St. Louis Cardinals held off the Mets 5-4 Monday. What you may not know is that according to an Associated Press report, it was former Met and current Cardinals […]

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Mets Launch Two, But Fall Short In 5-4 Loss To Cards

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Mets Launch Two, But Fall Short In 5-4 Loss To Cards

Despite two long balls, the Mets just narrowly missed taking game one of this series against the Cardinals, thanks to a disputable call at first. Mets lose game one, 5-4. Collin McHugh made his second career start today. He had a spectacular major league debut, but his second game wasn’t so great. He gave up […]

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Mets To Call Up Six Players From Buffalo Tuesday

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Mets To Call Up Six Players From Buffalo Tuesday

With the end of the Buffalo Bisons season on Monday, the Mets will be recalling four players, and purchasing two contracts from Triple-A. The players will be: Jordany Valdespin, UTIL Elvin Ramirez, RHP Jeurys Familia, RHP Jenrry Mejia, RHP And the contracts that will be purchased are Fred Lewis, OF Justin Hampson, LHP This is […]

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Finding The Silver Lining In The Mets’ Second Half

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Finding The Silver Lining In The Mets’ Second Half

A lot can be said about the culture of a franchise and what it can do to both the confidence of the players and the fan base.  The best example unfortunately comes from the Bronx where we find the Yankees who are almost synonymous with winning.  In Queens though, things never seem to go as […]

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Jason Bay’s Grand Slam – The Shot Heard ‘Round SNY

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Jason Bay’s Grand Slam – The Shot Heard ‘Round SNY

It was great to see the Mets complete the sweep of the Miami Marlins after their 5-1 victory on Saturday, but what was with that over-the-top, public display of affection for Jason Bay on SNY afterward? Did any of you happen to catch that or are you among those that change the channel immediately after the last […]

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Mets Recall RHP Collin McHugh For Today’s Start Against St. Louis

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Mets Recall RHP Collin McHugh For Today’s Start Against St. Louis

Prior to today’s game, the Mets will recall RHP Collin McHugh from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League…McHugh will wear #36 and make his second major league start today. McHugh made his major league debut on August 23 vs. Colorado tossing 7.0 shutout innings in a no-decision. He allowed only two hits while fanning nine to become only the fifth pitcher […]

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Daniel Murphy: Deceptively Good At Second Base

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Daniel Murphy: Deceptively Good At Second Base

When I first started to write this piece about a week ago, it was going to be about why Daniel Murphy is not the answer at second base for the Mets. I questioned why some Mets fans are obsessed with this player that was, to me at least, a fringe major leaguer at best. I […]

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