Archive for April, 2013

Mets Should Consider Mike Baxter At Leadoff

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Mets Should Consider Mike Baxter At Leadoff

Six games into the season and the Mets have used three different leadoff hitters. Evidently, there are answers to be found. One who should get a longer look is Mike Baxter, who started Saturday and reached base three times on two hits and a walk. A lead off hitter needs to get on base, and if […]

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Mets Minors: Nimmo And Boyd Stay Hot In Savannah Loss

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Mets Minors: Nimmo And Boyd Stay Hot In Savannah Loss

Sand Gnats 5, Green Jackets 6 The Sand Gnats jumped out to an early lead over the Augusta Green Jackets in last night’s contest. They started off the game with three straight hits and jumped out to a two run lead in the first inning. Chad Zurcher led off the game withe a double, and was […]

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Tempering Early Season Mets Expectations (NOT!)

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Tempering Early Season Mets Expectations (NOT!)

I want to kick that football, I can see Lucy holding it. She’s promised not to pull it away, I know she’s promised before and still pulled it away, but she seemed really honest this time. I’m Charlie Brown, and I really really want to kick that football. I can visualize it in my mind, […]

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Upper Minors: Vegas Pulls Out Late Win For Gorski, Goeddel Strong For B-Mets

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Upper Minors: Vegas Pulls Out Late Win For Gorski, Goeddel Strong For B-Mets

Las Vegas 4, Fresno 3 Darin Gorski had a decent outing and the late hitting for the 51s sealed the win, 4-3. — Darin Gorski had a solid outing, going five innings allowing three runs (two earned) on five hits, walking four and striking out three. Gorski did not exhibit solid command, but managed to miss […]

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Mets vs Phillies: Harvey Looking Sharp In New Road Blues!

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Mets vs Phillies: Harvey Looking Sharp In New Road Blues!

MATT HARVEY: TRUE BLUE METS PHENOM! Starting Lineup Kirk Nieuwenhuis CF Daniel Murphy 2B David Wright 3B Ike Davis 1B Marlon Byrd RF Lucas Duda LF John Buck C Ruben Tejada SS Matt Harvey RHP Game Notes David Wright played his 61st consecutive game without an error yesterday, extending the franchise record for third basemen…It […]

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Mets Will Skip Laffey’s Turn In Rotation, Will Start Next Week Against Rockies

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Mets Will Skip Laffey’s Turn In Rotation, Will Start Next Week Against Rockies

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York is reporting that the Mets will use a four-man rotation this week and that Aaron Laffey will make his next start next Tuesday, a week from tomorrow, against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Essentially, the team will be using the off-day on Thursday to skip the fifth spot in the rotation […]

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The Youth Movement has Fully Begun at Citi Field

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The Youth Movement has Fully Begun at Citi Field

The last time the Mets had a youth movement, it was the in early 80’s and they were coming off a terrible run of losing seasons. The likes of Dwight Gooden, Mookie Wilson, Lenny Dykstra, Wally Backman, and Darryl Strawberry roamed the grounds at Shea Stadium and they quickly made a name for themselves especially […]

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B-Mets Notes: Goeddel To Make Double-A Debut, Harris 4-Game Hit Streak

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B-Mets Notes: Goeddel To Make Double-A Debut, Harris 4-Game Hit Streak

Binghamton Mets (3-1) at Erie SeaWolves (2-2) RHP Erik Goeddel vs. RHP Victor Larez Monday, April 8, 2013 • Jerry Uht Park • Erie, PA • 6:35 PM LAST GAME: The B-Mets dropped their first game of the season 13-3 against the Akron Aeros in the series finale. The loss was Binghamton’s worst since a 10-0 loss to the […]

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Mets Minors: Jack Leathersich With Our Tweet Of The Day

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Mets Minors: Jack Leathersich With Our Tweet Of The Day

Jack Leathersich has been very busy interacting with fans the past couple of days on Twitter. He’s been taking the time to answer questions from Mets fans during his long bus rides. Leathersich actually had two tweets that were worthy of being the Mets Minors Tweet of The Day.   “@todjones: @leatherrocket most important thing […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: John Buck Takes Week One Honors!

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MMO Player Of The Week: John Buck Takes Week One Honors!

John Buck is MMO’s Player Of The Week! John Buck introduced himself to Mets’ fans in grand style. He carried his hot spring right into the regular season, and was the key catalyst on offense, which helped lead the Mets to a 4-2 record to start the year. The 32-year-old finished the opening week of baseball with […]

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