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Expect Duda To Be Your Opening Day Right Fielder In 2012

An article by posted on August 11, 2011 0 Comments
Expect Duda To Be Your Opening Day Right Fielder In 2012

A few days ago I wrote about Lucas Duda possibly playng a big role for the Mets in 2012 and beyond. Terry Collins spoke about that future today after the game. In a blog post by Adam Rubin, Collins sounds like Duda will be his everyday right fielder next season, and he really wants to get him […]

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Niese Strong But Defense Fails In 3-2 Loss To Padres

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Niese Strong But Defense Fails In 3-2 Loss To Padres

Jonathon Niese went out and had a great outing, but the Mets defense continued to struggle in their 3-2 loss to the Padres Game Notes Jonathon Niese pitched seven and two-third innings, allowing three runs (two earned) on seven hits, walking two and striking out seven. Niese had great control, and was victimized on two […]

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Nine Teams Interested In Jose Reyes

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Nine Teams Interested In Jose Reyes

SI.com’s Jon Heyman expanded on some statements he made earlier this week regarding Jose Reyes and his upcoming free agency. Heyman believes that Reyes’ two DL stints will not hurt his chances at a $100M+ payday and says interest is still very strong for the All Star shortstop. Rival executives identified no less than nine […]

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Baseball America’s Mets Top 10 List Prior To 2011, Where Are They Now?

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Below is Baseball America’s top 10 list prior to the 2011 season.  Where are these players now, and what have they done so far this season? SP – Jenrry Mejia: Coming in Mejia was the best prospect in the Mets farm system. He pitched out of the bullpen in 2010, which in my opinion was […]

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System Failure: Mets 10 Games Back In Wild Card After 9-5 Loss To Padres

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System Failure: Mets 10 Games Back In Wild Card After 9-5 Loss To Padres

Game Summary Poor defense, thirteen men left-on-base, and poor pitching cost Mets another loss despite late inning rally. Fall ten back of WC with 9-5 Loss. Game Notes RA Dickey, bad start, good finish, no luck. Twenty-four starts, five wins. He was off to a poor start to the season, but haven’t had the chance […]

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‘Never Say Die’ Mets Are Most Exciting Team in Last 10 Years

An article by posted on August 10, 2011 0 Comments
‘Never Say Die’ Mets Are Most Exciting Team in Last 10 Years

AUTHOR’S NOTE:  Ninety-nine percent of the things I write on this website will be from the unbiased, subjective perspective  of Jason Pafundi, journalist.  But the following is written by Jason Pafundi, the lifelong Mets fan. Like NBC’s Thursday night lineup of the ‘90s anchored by Seinfeld and Friends, New York Mets games have become ‘Must […]

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Mets Farm Report: August 9th, 2011 – Lots of Rain

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Buffalo Bisons 2 – Syracuse Chiefs 3 Mark Cohoon start had much better results than last start although the peripherals weren’t much better. He allowed 11 baserunners in just five innings that had him in consistent trouble, he just found ways out of it with minor damage today. In the 1st inning there were two […]

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R.A. Dickey Is On Twitter

An article by posted on August 9, 2011 0 Comments

For those of you who are interested, today this happened: [blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/RADickey43/status/102077424086421505"] Dickey adds the following to his profile: Father, Husband, Author, Pitcher, Christian, Adventurer, Star Wars nerd, Reader, & Cyclist. He forgot to add that he’s totally RAD!

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Brooklyn Cyclones Team Report – Stretch Run Edition!

An article by posted on August 9, 2011 0 Comments
Brooklyn Cyclones Team Report – Stretch Run Edition!

We want to welcome Peter Shapiro to the Mets Merized Online staff. Most of you know Pete from the comment threads and the many Mets Minor League posts he’s submitted via our Fan Shots. Glad to have on the team, Pete! – Joe D. Usually at this time of year, the stretch run, is prime […]

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Mets Farm Report: August 8th, 2011 – Michael Fulmer Debuts

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Buffalo Bisons 2 – Syracuse Chiefs 8 Not the best of starts or worst of starts for Chris Schwinden. In the 4th a Josh Satin error put him in a bind with two on and no outs. It seemed like he would be fine when Mike Nickeas threw behind the runner at second, got him […]

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