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Beltran & Bay Slam Tigers In 14-3 Mauling

An article by posted on June 28, 2011 0 Comments
Beltran & Bay Slam Tigers In 14-3 Mauling

Jason Bay & Carlos Beltran had grand slams in consecutive innings, and R.A. Dickey had another quality outing in the 14-3 blowout of the Detroit Tigers Game Notes R.A. Dickey came out today and seems had the luck on his side and was blessed with run support. Outside of that, R.A. went seven innings, allowing […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 27th, 2011

An article by posted on June 28, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 4 – Norfolk Tides 3 Baby steps for Mark Cohoon. While today wasn’t a great start, it was his best start so far in Triple-A and a quality start to say the least. After giving up five earned runs and six earned runs twice in his first three starts he has only given […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 26th, 2011 – Harvey Falters in Double-A Debut

An article by posted on June 27, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 5 – Norfolk Tides 3 This is the Chris Schwinden from earlier in the season that captured the hearts of Mets fans everywhere. Schwinden gave up a three run homer to Jake Fox in the 1st inning and then went on to be perfect from the 2nd inning through the 6th inning. Over […]

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Post Game: Gee Holds, Offense Explodes Again, Mets Win 8-5

An article by posted on June 26, 2011 0 Comments
Post Game: Gee Holds, Offense Explodes Again, Mets Win 8-5

Dillon Gee pitched around some early inning trouble, and the offense put up enough runs to put the game out of reach as the Mets won the game, 8-5 and the series versus the Rangers Game Notes Dillon Gee was effective, if not spectacular in his six innings of work today. He allowed three runs […]

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Pushing Past .500 And Beyond; Crucial Stretch Upcoming for Mets

An article by posted on June 26, 2011 0 Comments

With Friday night’s pummeling 8-1 defeat to the Texas Rangers, the Mets are now 5-11 in games where they can back to .500, at .500 and over .500. The Mets returned the favor Saturday night and demolished the Rangers 14-5 and once again have a chance to reach .500 in Sunday’s finale. Is the .500 […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 24th, 2011 – Satin Hits for Cycle

An article by posted on June 25, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 4 – Norfolk Tides 2 Pat Misch had arguably his best start of the year even though he didn’t get the victory. His only main trouble was in the 4th inning when the Tides pieced together three singles to get the inning started and load the bases. A sac fly scored one batter, […]

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Post Game: Acosted In Texas, Mets Fall 8-1

An article by posted on June 24, 2011 0 Comments

Mike Pelfrey was hit hard early, but stabilized and Manny Acosta made sure the game was out of reach in the Mets 8-1 loss to the Rangers Game Notes Mike Pelfrey went six innings, allowing four runs on eight hits, walking two and striking out three. Big Pelf gave up three of those runs in […]

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Who Leaves The Rotation If/When Johan Returns?

An article by posted on June 24, 2011 0 Comments

It is no secret that the Mets starting pitching has been outstanding this season.  The starting pitching has been one of the main reasons why the team continues to hover around .500.  As Johan continues on his road to recovery, if and when he does return sometime in the next month or so, Sandy and […]

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Get Well Soon, Derek

An article by posted on June 24, 2011 0 Comments

It’s hard to believe that Derek Jeter is not playing today – or, for that matter – for a couple of weeks. He’s on the 15 day DL and will return a couple of days before the Yankees play at Citi Field over the Fourth of July weekend. We all know that Derek often plays […]

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Joisey Fans Prefer Phillies Over Mets

An article by posted on June 24, 2011 0 Comments
Joisey Fans Prefer Phillies Over Mets

From Brent Johnson in the Star-Ledger: According to a new poll from Quinnipiac University, 48 percent of the Garden State’s baseball fans root for the Yankees, while 22 percent prefer the Phillies. Sixteen percent are Mets fans. Three percent root for the Boston Red Sox. Other teams make up 1 percent each. Damn Joisey, that’s cold! […]

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