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Mets Minors: Szapucki K’s Nine In Another Gem, Smith Collects Three Hits

An article by posted on 18/07/2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Szapucki K’s Nine In Another Gem, Smith Collects Three Hits

Las Vegas 51s 6 (49-44), Iowa Cubs 2 Box Score Dilson Herrera 2B 3 for 4, 2B, BB, RBI, .278/.323/.475 Kevin Plawecki C 2 for 4, HR, 2 RBI, 2 R, .327/.400/.615 This was Plawecki’s 4th homer of the year in Vegas. Duane Below LHP 7 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 4 K  (ND, 4.57 ERA) Paul Sewald RHP 2 IP, 3 […]

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Do We Really Know Wilmer Flores?

An article by posted on 08/07/2016 0 Comments
Do We Really Know Wilmer Flores?

Reading through an old scouting report on Wilmer Flores that was written prior to his debut back in 2013, it becomes immediately apparent that his future value was rather transparent for a prospect.  Despite knowing his strengths and weaknesses, the Mets front office has spent the last four seasons shifting the always cooperative cult icon all over the diamond. The former […]

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2016 MLB Draft: BA Tabs 3B Will Craig, OF Buddy Reed For Mets

An article by posted on 16/05/2016 0 Comments
2016 MLB Draft: BA Tabs 3B Will Craig, OF Buddy Reed For Mets

Will Craig, Wake Forest (Photo: Brian Westerholt) Baseball America rolled out their 3rd mock for the upcoming draft in June. Lets take a look at the two picks they projected for the Mets in the first round. As we get closer to the draft, it seems more likely that the Mets are going to go with some […]

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Amazins’ Show Depth and Flair in LA

An article by posted on 12/05/2016 0 Comments
Amazins’ Show Depth and Flair in LA

On a night where several players were banged up and the 2nd place Nationals put on a show with Max Scherzer‘s 20 strikeout game, the Mets proved sturdy and had a pitcher of their own steal a show. Noah Syndergaard carried the Mets to a thrilling victory over the Dodgers in LA on Wednesday night, […]

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The Dark Knight Rises, Strikes Out 10

An article by posted on 09/05/2016 0 Comments
The Dark Knight Rises, Strikes Out 10

Matt Harvey looked like he shed some of his bad mojo during his Mothers Day start against the San Diego Padres. He went six strong innings, giving up two runs on four hits while striking out ten. Through the first four innings he was sensational, he struck out seven and the only hit he gave […]

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Mets Fans Have Dusted Off Their Gear

An article by posted on 07/05/2016 0 Comments
Mets Fans Have Dusted Off Their Gear

Until this passed weekend, it had been almost three years since the last time I was in New York City and at Citi Field. It was August 6th, 2013: The MLB debut of soon-to-be-folk-hero Wilmer Flores, a game started by Jenrry Mejia, won by Scott Atchison, and saved by LaTroy Hawkins. At that moment, the Mets were […]

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Does Spring Training Matter?

An article by posted on 31/03/2016 0 Comments
Does Spring Training Matter?

After the Nationals dropped the Mets spring training record to 7-16-5, it got me thinking. Do spring training records have any correlation to regular season and postseason success? In doing some research, I came across an article published in April of 2012 by ESPN senior writer, David Schoenfield. The article looks back at the teams […]

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Mets Offseason Guide: The Road Back

An article by posted on 04/11/2015 0 Comments
Mets Offseason Guide: The Road Back

The Mets have many areas and contractual issues they will have to address if they expect to return to the World Series next year. Anticipate a bevy of rumors as Sandy Alderson and the Wilpon’s will be under the gun to make improvements. It will be interesting to see how the front office can handle the […]

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Will Mets Face Punishment For Excessive Champagne Celebrations?

An article by posted on 23/10/2015 0 Comments
Will Mets Face Punishment For Excessive Champagne Celebrations?

While this is one of the last things I want to discuss on the verge of what has just happened, it might be something to keep in the back of our minds. Arash Markazi of ESPN wrote a nice piece about the evolution of celebrations in baseball, detailing the progression from beer to the champagne […]

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Mets vs Dodgers: A Season Series Recap

An article by posted on 06/10/2015 0 Comments
Mets vs Dodgers: A Season Series Recap

In the 2015 season the Mets took on the Dodgers seven times, little did they know that they would be meeting up once again in the National League Division Series. All seven meetings took place in July with the first one being a three game set during the Fourth of July weekend. Noah Syndergaard and […]

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