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Key Homestand And 6-Game Stretch Starting Tonight

An article by posted on June 17, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets open up a 6-game inter-league homestand against AL West foes the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, followed by the Oakland A’s, who are both making their inaugural trips to CITI Field. The Mets come into tonight’s play at a mediocre 34-35, coming off a heartbreaking loss in Atlanta, which saw the Mets fight […]

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Two Years Later the Mets are Decisive Losers in Wagner Trade

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Two Years Later the Mets are Decisive Losers in Wagner Trade

On October 7th, 2009 the New York Mets traded Billy Wagner to the Boston Red Sox in exchange for outfielder Chris Carter and first baseman Eddie Lora. At the time of the trade it was clear the Mets were mostly making a salary dump for Wagner, but things turned out even worse than expected for […]

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Jose Reyes Has As Many Triples As Jason Bay Has RBI

An article by posted on June 17, 2011 0 Comments

I really wanted to get this post up a few days ago, because my original post was going to be titled “Jose Reyes has more triples that Jason Bay has RBI”.  A few days ago that was the case, as Reyes had 11 triples to Jason’s 10 RBI.  It came up in a conversation with […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 16th, 2011

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Buffalo Bisons 7 – Norfolk Tides 4 A mixed bag tonight for Chris Schwinden. In a common theme to his starts lately, he began the game off pitching very poorly. He gave up a run on four hits and two walks over the first two innings and threw a lot of pitches. A Michael Fisher […]

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Oh, The Pain…

An article by posted on June 16, 2011 0 Comments

Ugh, a walk-off balk and the Mets fall back under .500 after one game. What a punch in the gut. Another one of those days where the Mets snatched defeat from the jaws of victory, but hey you can’t say it wasn’t a hard fought game on both sides. It was actually an exciting contest from […]

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Scott Kazmir: No Thanks

An article by posted on June 16, 2011 0 Comments

It has been suggested that the New York Mets go after Scott Kazmir now that he has been released by the Los Angeles Angels. But why? So the Mets can correct one of the worst deals they have made in recent history? Because he is now available for cheap? Neither of these reasons makes sense. […]

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Moving On Up

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Moving On Up

Mets are at .500, and just 3½ out of Wild Card Despite, or perhaps because of the inclement weather causing two rain delays, the New York Mets have crossed the barrier and are now at 500. “Well, we’re here, but you’ve got to stay here now,” Terry Collins said. “The accomplishment is now continuing to push […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 15th, 2011

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Buffalo Bisons (OFF) Binghamton Mets | 3 Richmond Flying Squirrels 5 Brandon Moore had issues with his control today and suffered as a result. Most of the walks he allowed came in the 1st inning, but he wasn’t commanding the ball particularly well even after that. After letting two runs score in the 1st inning […]

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Mets Two-Hit Braves In 4-0 Win And Get Back To .500

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Mets Two-Hit Braves In 4-0 Win And Get Back To .500

GEE FORCE Game Summary Despite two rain delays, Mets pitching combined for a two-hit shutout against the Braves. Gee gets robbed of his eighth win because of the rain, bullpen was perfect, and Pagan hits a homerun to lead the offense. But the best news is that the Mets are finally back at .500 for […]

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Reyes Runs Wild, Niese Strong, Mets Win 4-3

An article by posted on June 15, 2011 0 Comments

Jonathon Niese pitched a solid game and the offense sparked by Jose Reyes beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Tuesday. Game Notes Jonathon Niese went a quality six and one third innings, giving up two runs on five hits, striking out five and walking one. After some early season control trouble Niese has been extremely […]

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