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Let’s Face It, Mike Pelfrey Has Maxed Out As A New York Met

An article by posted on August 9, 2011 0 Comments
Let’s Face It, Mike Pelfrey Has Maxed Out As A New York Met

Last night was just another example of Mike Pelfrey being Mike Pelfrey. After cruising through the San Diego lineup for the first five innings allowing just one run, it all came crashing down on the right-hander in the sixth. The 27-year-old allowed three runs on four sharply hit balls and a sac fly. The Amazin’s so called “ace” left […]

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Latest Reyes Trip To DL, May Have A Good Side Effect For The Mets

An article by posted on August 9, 2011 0 Comments

The New York Mets have once again had to place Jose Reyes on the disabled list as a result of a hamstring strain. However, this bit of bad news for the team, may have at least one positve side effect to it. This scenario could actually be helpful for the Mets when you take a deeper look. It […]

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The Never Say Die Mets, and Other Feeble Thoughts

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The Never Say Die Mets, and Other Feeble Thoughts

I have to say, that although the 2011 version of the Mets is a win, a loss, a loss, a win, there have been no dearth of exciting comebacks this season. For instance, take last night. Down and almost out, they rallied with big hits by David Wright and Lucas Duda (he is starting to […]

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Duda Delivers A Walk-Off Hit And Leads Amazins To A 9-8 Win!

An article by posted on August 9, 2011 0 Comments

Game Summary Another sub-par start for Pelfrey, smashed up bullpen, but thankfully the Mets offense never died. After losing two of the biggest offensive attributes, the Mets rallied late to get the walk-off victory, 9-8! Game Notes Mike Pelfrey; here we go again. Another Mike Pelfrey sub-par start tonight. He’s not the groundball pitcher we […]

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Torn MCL Wipes Out Season For Daniel Murphy

An article by posted on August 8, 2011 0 Comments

“All he was saying was, ‘Get me off the field,’” manager Terry Collins said. “That’s all he kept saying was, ‘Get me off the field. Get me off the field.’” According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Daniel Murphy has suffered a grade 2 tear of the medial collateral ligament in his left knee, […]

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Alderson: Reyes Could Miss 2-3 Weeks, Heading To DL

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Alderson: Reyes Could Miss 2-3 Weeks, Heading To DL

This is so unbelievable it’s difficult for me to even write, but general manager Sandy Alderson just said during a radio interview on WFAN that shortstop Jose Reyes is “very likely” to miss 2-3 weeks. That’s about the same amount of time Reyes missed the last time he strained his left hamstring last month and went on the disabled list. […]

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Why Must The Mets Play With Our Emotions So Much?

An article by posted on August 8, 2011 0 Comments

Being a Mets fans is a full time job. It takes a toll on you mentally, physically (if you break stuff) and emotionally. I can not remember a season in recent memory that was just fun, exciting and enjoyable without any let downs at seasons end. It’s part of what makes being a Mets fan […]

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The Straw That Broke The Camels Back

An article by posted on August 8, 2011 0 Comments

As much as it pains me to say, yesterday’s loss meant more than just an “L” in the loss column. It pretty much signified the end of the Mets playing somewhat meaningful baseball in 2011. The loss dropped the Mets back below .500 and nine back in the wild card. Couple that with the loss […]

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Zack Wheeler Fans Seven; Hurls Six Scoreless For St. Lucie

An article by posted on August 8, 2011 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Fans Seven; Hurls Six Scoreless For St. Lucie

Zack Wheeler rebounded from a poor start last week, and tossed six scoreless innings for St. Lucie while earning his first win in just his second start since joining the Mets organization. The young right-hander showed excellent command and held Charlotte to just four hits while walking none and striking out seven batters. For Wheeler it was his second straight outing without […]

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Gee Struggles And Bullpen Fails Again In Mets 6-5 Loss

An article by posted on August 7, 2011 0 Comments

Dillon Gee struggled in five innings, and the bullpen struggled in the ninth as the Mets lost 6-5. Game Notes Dillon Gee had a bad outing today, and was victimized by three home runs. Gee’s final line: Five innings, five runs on six hits with three walks and three strikeouts. Whether it was a product […]

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