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Despite Drop In Power, Mets Prospect Is Still Driving In Runs

An article by posted on July 26, 2011 0 Comments
Despite Drop In Power, Mets Prospect Is Still Driving In Runs

Wilmer Flores might as well be the least talked about top prospect the Mets have had in a while.  He is still very young, and his bat is coming along slowly, but it is coming.  At just 19 years of age, about to turn 20 , he still has plenty of time to develop.  So far this season we have […]

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Mets Get Back To .500 With A 4-2 Win Over Reds

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

Game Summary RA Dickey had a great start going into the seventh with only two runs given up. Bullpen was stable and Izzy inches closer to 300 saves. Offense got plenty of hits and enough runs thanks to Murphy and company. Mets win 4-2 after a jam filled ninth. Mets are back at .500. Game […]

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Reflecting on Carlos Beltran’s Time with the Mets

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments
Reflecting on Carlos Beltran’s Time with the Mets

Sitting back and reflecting on Carlos Beltran’s time with the New York Mets, two moments immediately come to mind. One is of sheer excitement. The other, of sheer disappointment and disbelief. In 2000, the last time that the Mets had made the playoffs before they signed Carlos Beltran, I was just 9 years of age. […]

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Parnell Blows Save, Mets Fall To Marlins 5-4

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

Dillon Gee had a shaky start, and Bobby Parnell blew the game in the eighth inning as the Mets lost 5-4 to the Marlins. Game Notes Dillon Gee had a rough outing, giving up three runs on seven hits, walking three and striking out three. It took Gee 96 pitches to get through five innings, […]

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Supplemental First Rounder, Michael Fulmer Signs Over Slot

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

One month to the day after supplemental first-round pick Michael Fulmer announced via Twitter that he had reached an agreement with the Mets, he has officially signed with the team for $937,500. Baseball America reported the news this evening and added that Fulmer’s contract is more than any other deal outside of the first round so far, and […]

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Carlos Beltran’s Top 5 Mets Moments

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments
Carlos Beltran’s Top 5 Mets Moments

Where have the last seven years gone? As Carlos Beltran heads into the final lap of his Met career, we take a look back at the five greatest moments of one of the greatest players ever to suit up for the New York Mets. 5. The First Win As A Met – April 10, 2005 Setting […]

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Exclusive Interview With Justin Turner – Great Expectations!

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments
Exclusive Interview With Justin Turner – Great Expectations!

As most of you know, I’ve interviewed past Mets players before. However, last Sunday, In The Game Collectibles brought New York Mets second baseman Justin Turner to Park East and it was a great time for everyone there. Turner came straight from Citi Field after playing the Philadelphia Phillies, and I was so happy that I got a chance to sit down […]

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Time To Pull The Plug On Mike Pelfrey

An article by posted on July 23, 2011 0 Comments
Time To Pull The Plug On Mike Pelfrey

This is a tough post for me to write. I’ve been a fan of Mike Pelfrey since he came up and I’ve defended him countless times over the years. I even suggested right here last season that the Mets should lock up Mike Pelfrey based on his great 1st half. With each start since than, it […]

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Carlos Beltran Sends A Goodbye Gift To GKR

An article by posted on July 23, 2011 0 Comments
Carlos Beltran Sends A Goodbye Gift To GKR

I thought this was a cool video that ties in with this post and our Carlos Beltran Appreciation Week!  Original Post: Baseball Musings: GKR At The Pepsi Porch  How many of you watched the Thursday afternoon game with all the colored T-Shirts on the kids so they wouldn’t get lost, and stay with their groups? […]

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Wright On Time, Pelfrey Struggles, Mets Win 7-6

An article by posted on July 22, 2011 0 Comments
Wright On Time, Pelfrey Struggles, Mets Win 7-6

Mike Pelfrey had another mixed outing, and the return of David Wright helped the Mets in their 7-6 win against the Marlins Game Notes Mike Pelfrey had yet another uneven outing, but this one was marred by control issues and some bad defense. Mike went six innings, allowing four runs on five hits, walking four […]

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