Archive for September, 2012

David Wright Breaks All-Time Mets Record For Hits!

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David Wright Breaks All-Time Mets Record For Hits!

CONGRATULATIONS TO DAVID WRIGHT! With an infield single in the bottom of the third inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates, David Wright surpassed Ed Kranepool to become the new all-time hits leader for the New York Mets. After breaking Kranepool’s mark with hit number 1,419 of his career, he added to that in his next at-bat with another single […]

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Alderson Weighs In On Extending Dickey and Wright After The Season

An article by posted on September 26, 2012 0 Comments
Alderson Weighs In On Extending Dickey and Wright After The Season

Listening to Sandy Alderson last night on SNY gave me little hope the contract extensions for David Wright and R.A. Dickey will reached any time soon, but he did say there’s more a sense of urgency with the latter. “R.A.’s situation is a little bit different in the sense that there is more immediacy there,’’ […]

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Frank Francisco Could Miss All Of 2013 Season?

An article by posted on September 26, 2012 0 Comments
Frank Francisco Could Miss All Of 2013 Season?

Check out this tweet from MLB Network regarding Mets closer Frank Francisco…  Umm… The MLB Network is also reporting this on their on-screen baseball news ticker. There has been no news or report about this from any Mets related sources or from a team release. Last thing I heard was from Collins yesterday saying that […]

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Zack Wheeler Will Be In Starting Rotation on Opening Day 2013

An article by posted on September 26, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Will Be In Starting Rotation on Opening Day 2013

2012 may not be over yet, but everyone is already looking ahead to 2013 and beyond, for a glimmer of hope. One of those glimmers is starting pitcher Zack Wheeler. Deemed a savior by Mets fans, the Mets organization doesn’t seem to be in much of a hurry to throw him into the New York limelight. Well […]

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Two High Ranking Mets Officials: No Upton, Bourn or Victorino… Aim Much Lower…

An article by posted on September 26, 2012 0 Comments
Two High Ranking Mets Officials: No Upton, Bourn or Victorino… Aim Much Lower…

According to Andy Martino the Daily News who spoke to two high-ranking officials, the Mets are unlikely to pursue high-profile outfielders like B.J. Upton, Michael Bourne and Shane Victorino this offseason, Andy Martino reports in this morning’s Daily News. “The Mets do not view this offseason as the time to commit significant money to outfielders,” the […]

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From Bud to Beane – We Were Wrong

An article by posted on September 26, 2012 0 Comments
From Bud to Beane – We Were Wrong

As a fan it’s practically our job to hate Bud Selig, but say whatever you want to say – his plan has worked. The second playoff spot has created the most interesting September I can remember. Realistically in the AL you have 8 out of 14 teams with less than ten games to go and […]

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Rubin: Doing Nothing At The Trade Deadline Was A Kick In The Teeth To The Players

An article by posted on September 26, 2012 0 Comments
Rubin: Doing Nothing At The Trade Deadline Was A Kick In The Teeth To The Players

“The players won’t say it or admit it publicly, but the fact that the Front Office didn’t make any moves to help them at the trade deadline, was a “kick in the teeth” to them.” Before you hit “Leave Comment” and go off on a tirade against Adam Rubin, let me confess that it wasn’t Adam who […]

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Alderson Says Stuff… I Say Stuff Too…

An article by posted on September 26, 2012 0 Comments
Alderson Says Stuff… I Say Stuff Too…

MetsBlog transcribed comments made by GM Sandy Alderson who appeared in the SNY broadcast booth during the fifth inning of last night’s game. First lets read what he had to say, then some commentary. “We’ve looked at pitches-per-plate appearance, from the first half and second half, and they’re down significantly in the second half. I […]

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Wright Ties All-Time Mets Hit Record In 10-6 Loss To The Pirates

An article by posted on September 25, 2012 0 Comments
Wright Ties All-Time Mets Hit Record In 10-6 Loss To The Pirates

The Mets (70-83) lost to the Pirates (75-78) by the score of 10-6 on Tuesday evening at Citi Field. I have to be honest – I am low on energy tonight. So I apologize in advance if this is a little…lackluster. David’s face describes my mood. Kudos to him, though, as he tied the Mets […]

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Prayers, Thoughts, Support and Love For Shannon Forde

An article by posted on September 25, 2012 0 Comments
Prayers, Thoughts, Support and Love For Shannon Forde

Hi everyone… I wanted to update you on some of the details regarding the Mets benefit dinner and the Mets Meet and Greet to raise funds for longtime Mets staffer and current Media Relations Director, Shannon Forde. Pitcher Matt Harvey, former Mets manager Willie Randolph and Joe McEwing, a member of New York’s 2000 National League championship team, are […]

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