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Stretch Run Report: SAL Playoffs – Savannah Sand Gnats

An article by posted on September 4, 2011 0 Comments
Stretch Run Report: SAL Playoffs – Savannah Sand Gnats

All the Sand Gnats had to do to get to the playoffs this year, was win either the first-half, or second-half championship, in the Southern Division of the South Atlantic League. Well guess what? They won both the first and second half titles! And currently they have the second-best overall W-L record in the whole […]

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Bobby Parnell: Should He Close Games For the Mets?

An article by posted on September 4, 2011 0 Comments
Bobby Parnell: Should He Close Games For the Mets?

Last night against the Nationals, Bobby Parnell was called upon to close out (what seemed to be) another Mets win. With the Mets leading 7-6, Jesus Flores sent a leadoff single into left field for his third hit of the game. Brian Bixler then came in to run, and Bobby Parnell (3-5) walked Jonny Gomes […]

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Gee Rocked, Parnell Blows Another One; Mets Lose 8-7

An article by posted on September 4, 2011 0 Comments

Game Summary Dillon Gee got rocked with homeruns as he let up three in his five innings of work. The bullpen is good except for Parnell. Mets bats did all they could do. Mets lose in walk-off fashion, 8-7. Game Notes The rookie, Dillon Gee, had quite the set back today. After such a decent […]

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Stretch Run Report: FSL Playoffs – St. Lucie Mets

An article by posted on September 4, 2011 0 Comments
Stretch Run Report: FSL Playoffs – St. Lucie Mets

Congratulations St. Lucie Mets! As the first-half, Southern Division winner of the Florida State League in 2011, the St. Lucie Mets are in the playoffs, and will be trying for their first league championship since 2006, and the 6th title in their 24 year history as a franchise. The Mets close out their regular season […]

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Davey Johnson: Mets Will Pay The Price If They Slash Payroll To $100MM

An article by posted on September 3, 2011 0 Comments
Davey Johnson: Mets Will Pay The Price If They Slash Payroll To $100MM

This is from Mike Puma in the NY Post who asked Nationals manager Davey Johnson about the fallout effect of the Mets dropping payroll to $100 million, as Fred Wilpon earlier this year, and Sandy Alderson said during a visit to the Buffalo Bisons on Thursday: The former Mets manager danced around that question last night, but sounded skeptical about the Mets’ […]

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Prospect Pulse: Buffalo 2012 – Help On The Way?

An article by posted on September 3, 2011 0 Comments
Prospect Pulse: Buffalo 2012 – Help On The Way?

With September here, and the 2011 baseball season slipping from their grasp, the Mets find themselves on the outside looking in at the play-off picture, for the fifth season in a row. Despite the Amazin’s winning 7 of their last 8 games, they are completely out of contention, and will likely be playing out the […]

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No Einhorn? Now What?

An article by posted on September 3, 2011 0 Comments
No Einhorn? Now What?

With the minority stake of the team to David Einhorn deal now dead in the water, the much-needed influx of cash that the Mets needed is dead with it. So what exactly does that mean for the team this winter and beyond? Well it has been said that the Mets will continue to look for […]

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Brooklyn Cyclones Clinch Playoff Berth!

An article by posted on September 3, 2011 0 Comments
Brooklyn Cyclones Clinch Playoff Berth!

CYCLONES BEAT YANKEES AND CLINCH WILD CARD! I just wanted to update Pete’s post with the good news from Brooklyn… Congratulations to the Cyclones! Original Post: 9/2 2:30 PM With three games left against the Staten Island Yankees this weekend, the Brooklyn Cyclones are sitting in first place for the Wild Card entry of the […]

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Mets Hit Three HR’s, Mash Way Past Nationals 7-3

An article by posted on September 3, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Hit Three HR’s, Mash Way Past Nationals 7-3

The offense, spearheaded by a David Wright three run shot in the first never let up, and R.A. Dickey pitched a quality six innings in the Mets 7-3 win against the Nationals. Game Notes R.A. Dickey had a good outing and the definition of a quality start, going six innings allowing three runs on nine […]

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Mets Topple Marlins 7-5 As Batista Wins 100th Career Game

An article by posted on September 2, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Topple Marlins 7-5 As Batista Wins 100th Career Game

Miguel Batista pitched a solid game, and the Mets offense was buoyed by Marlins mistakes in their 7-5 win. Game Notes Miguel Batista, just recently called up and in his first MLB start as a Met, had a solid outing for his 100th career win. Batista went six innings, allowing two runs on six hits, […]

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