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Prospect Spotlight: Jordany Valdespin, SS/2B

An article by posted on July 10, 2011 0 Comments
Prospect Spotlight: Jordany Valdespin, SS/2B

Jordany Valdespin got a late and usual start to his career, but that hasn’t prevented him from from becoming a top prospect. As most Latin American prospects sign and get their career underway at 16-years-old Valdespin did not until he was 19. He signed in June of 2007 for an unknown amount, which was probably […]

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Mets Push K-Rod Trade To Yankees

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From the latest news on K-Rod according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports,  apparently Sandy Alderson has put out more then a feeler for K-Rod, and the Yankees response wasn’t a rejection, but rather a “call us closer to the deadline” move. While they would be willing to pick up the salary of K-Rod, the […]

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The Captain, Derek Jeter

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The Captain, Derek Jeter

For those who missed it -for whatever reason – do yourself a favor and find a tape of the Yankee/Tampa game played at the Stadium yesterday in the afternoon. Then play it and watch carefully – you will learn more about baseball than you think. It is an example of how to play the game […]

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Mets Farm Report: July 9th, 2011 – Cory Vaughn Goes Justin Turner

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Buffalo Bisons 0 – Pawtucket Red Sox 2 This was a beautifully pitched games by both teams, but it was one Zach Lutz error that resulted in the only two runs and cost the Herd the game. Pat Misch had runners at second and third with one out and get a enormous strikeout, but then […]

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Post Game: Mets Get Aced, Lose 3-1 To The San Fran Giants

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Game Notes Tim Lincecum was the Ace the Mets only hear about as they usually have his number. However, tonight he limited the Mets to one run on four hits  as the Mets lost to San Francisco, 3-1, on Saturday night. Capuano showed a strong showing as well on the Mets side. Six innings with […]

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Ike Davis Progressing with Ankle Injury

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Yesterday, several sources around the New York Mets confirmed that injured first basemen Ike Davis has taken the next step in testing his injured ankle. Here’s what Adam Rubin of EspnNewYork reported on Davis: [blackbirdpie id="89474175135260672"] According to SNY’s Kevin Burkhardt this is what he had to say on Davis: [blackbirdpie id="89171076910813184"] And finally, Jon […]

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Costas and Michaels Felt Like Mets Post Season Baseball

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Costas and Michaels Felt Like Mets Post Season Baseball

What a treat it was to watch and listen to legendary broadcasters Bob Costas and Al Michaels covering the Mets game last night, if only for a couple of innings. It felt like it was the post season and somehow the Mets were playing the Giants in the Wild Card round. If only that were […]

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Matt Harvey Cracks Baseball America Top 50 Prospects

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Baseball America has included Mets pitching prospect Matt Harvey in their Midseason Top 50 Prospects after being snubbed in their Pre-Season Top 100. The Mets’ 2010 first round draft pick, checked in at No. 30 and is gaining momentum after a dominating performance at Single-A Port St. Lucie. Harvey was promoted to Double-A Binghamton a week ago and overall […]

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Mets Farm Report: July 8th, 2011 – Gnats Bang Out 18 Hits!

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Buffalo Bisons – Scranton/WB Yankees (PPD) Postponed Binghamton Mets – New Britain Rock Cats (PPD) Postponed St. Lucie Mets – Tampa Yankees (PPD) Postponed Savannah Sand Gnats 11 – Greensboro Grasshoppers 4 Angel Cuan had one bad inning in an otherwise very good start. The 3rd inning started off with a homerun that just got […]

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Dickey Gives It His All As Hairston’s Clutch Homer Lifts Mets To 5-2 Win

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Dickey Gives It His All As Hairston’s Clutch Homer Lifts Mets To 5-2 Win

R.A. Dickey pitched a great game, and a big home run in the ninth by Scott Hairston put the Mets ahead and they would go on to win, 5-2 against the Giants. Game Notes R.A. Dickey went out and pitched a very good game, fighting through his injury to keep the Mets in the game and also […]

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