Archive for September, 2012

The Ike Man Has Been Pure Chaos This Season

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The Ike Man Has Been Pure Chaos This Season

Ike Davis extended his career-high in home runs when he belted 25th homer of the season last night – a two run blast that soared deep into the Miami night and put the Mets up 3-0. Davis now leads the National League with 18 home runs on the road. His 25 home runs are the sixth-most […]

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Wilmer Flores #1 and Luis Mateo #9 On Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet

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Wilmer Flores #1 and Luis Mateo #9 On Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet

New York Mets infield Prospect Wilmer Flores earned the No. 1 spot Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet. for the week of August 24-30, while pitching prospect Luis Mateo came in at No. 9. Flores had a tremendous week batting .481 with three doubles, a triple, two home runs in 27 at-bats with three runs driven in and four […]

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Thank Goodness September Is Here

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Thank Goodness September Is Here

As much as we all hoped the Mets would contend this season, we all had to know in the back of our minds that it was a long shot. They took us on a fun ride through the first half, but showed what they really were around the all-star break. Now it’s time to turn […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Harris Reaches 40 Steals, Plawecki Homers As Clones Maintain Wild Card Lead, Huchingson K’s 11

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Mets Lower Minors: Harris Reaches 40 Steals, Plawecki Homers As Clones Maintain Wild Card Lead, Huchingson K’s 11

St. Lucie 7, Bradenton 3 Chase Huchingson struck out 11 batters, and the offense was alive in their 7-3 victory on Friday Key Players Richard Lucas – 2 for 4, 2 RBI, 2 strikeouts Blake Forsythe – 1 for 4, 1 strikeout Alonzo Harris – 2 for 5, 2 strikeouts, 1 run score, 1 stolen […]

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Why Shouldn’t Shoppach Be The Mets’ Regular Catcher For Remainder Of Season?

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Why Shouldn’t Shoppach Be The Mets’ Regular Catcher For Remainder Of Season?

Much was expected in 2012 for Mets starting catcher Josh Thole. He left Spring Camp with one message from manangement – swing for the fences. The results have been staggering and I mean that in a bad way. It’s yet another case of where the Mets front office tried to squeeze a square peg into a round […]

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Buffalo Holds Off Late Rochester Rally For 8-5 Win

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Buffalo Holds Off Late Rochester Rally For 8-5 Win

Last night was all about Chris Schwinden… well, for a while. Schwinden struggled in the sixth inning, but the Bisons held on to beat the Rochester Red Wings 8-5. Schwinden took the mound and dominated early. He held Rochester hitless inning after inning. In fact, the only early baserunner he gave up was a walk […]

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Hefner Takes On The Marlins As Mets Look For Another Series Win

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Hefner Takes On The Marlins As Mets Look For Another Series Win

Saturday, September 1, 2012 • 7:10 PM Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Jeremy Hefner (2-5, 4.65) vs. RHP Josh Johnson (7-11, 4.00) Starting Lineup Ruben Tejada, ss Daniel Murphy, 2b David Wright, 3b Ike Davis, 1b Lucas Duda, lf Mike Baxter, rf Andres Torres, cf Josh Thole, c Jeremy Hefner, rhp The Mets aim […]

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