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Mets Minors Beat: Prospects Have Big Week As Wheeler, Pill, Montero, And DeGrom All Pitch Great

An article by posted on August 3, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Beat: Prospects Have Big Week As Wheeler, Pill, Montero, And DeGrom All Pitch Great

Welcome back for the second installment, and first Friday Edition of the brand new, MMO Mets Minors Beat. I’m your host, Petey Pete, and I’ll be going over the transactions reports and box-scores everyday, scanning the team reports, talking to the players and coaches, pouring over reams of scouting reports and statistics. Analyzing, crunching numbers. compiling […]

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Garrett Olson’s Gem Wasted In Bisons 2-0 Loss

An article by posted on August 3, 2012 0 Comments
Garrett Olson’s Gem Wasted In Bisons 2-0 Loss

Garrett Olson had his best outing of the season, going seven innings allowing one run on two hits, walking one and striking out seven. Olson was consistently coaxing weak contact and getting the strikeout when he needed it. Robert Carson came out to pitch the final two innings and was just as good, allowing one […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Brandon Nimmo Keys Cyclones Win, Cole Frenzel Heating Up In Savannah,

An article by posted on August 2, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Lower Minors: Brandon Nimmo Keys Cyclones Win, Cole Frenzel Heating Up In Savannah,

Clearwater 7, St. Lucie 3 Alonzo Harris homered and drove in two runs, but the Mets were unable to overcome an early deficit as they fell 7-3 to the Clearwater Threshers on Wednesday. The Mets trailed 7-0 entering the eighth inning, before rallying with three runs. Robbie Shields had a leadoff single in the eighth and […]

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Germen Hard Luck Loser, Martin Extends Hitting Streak, Francisco Wraps Up Rehab

An article by posted on August 2, 2012 0 Comments
Germen Hard Luck Loser, Martin Extends Hitting Streak, Francisco Wraps Up Rehab

Twenty four hours later the final score of 3-2 was the same, but this time around the Binghamton Mets were on the losing end of the decision dropping game two of the series against the Harrisburg Senators. On the mound for the B-Mets, Gonzalez Germen threw a total of seven innings in the game and […]

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Zack Wheeler Promoted To Triple-A, Will Not Pitch For Mets This Season

An article by posted on August 2, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Promoted To Triple-A, Will Not Pitch For Mets This Season

Zack Wheeler’s 11K performance for Double-A Binghamton last night has earned him a promotion. He’s headed to Triple-A Buffalo, the team announced this afternoon. Sandy Alderson also told reporters it was unlikely would pitch in the big leagues this season. The Mets GM said Wheeler has a limit in place of around 150 innings this season, and […]

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Niese Great In Mets 2-1 Win Against Giants

An article by posted on August 2, 2012 0 Comments
Niese Great In Mets 2-1 Win Against Giants

Jonathon Niese had a great outing and Ruben Tejada notched his first homer of the season Game Recap Jonathon Niese struggled in the first inning, but after that seemed to get his bearings and really settled into a groove. Niese would wind up going seven innings, allowing one run on three hits, walking two and […]

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Mets All Time Trade Deadline Deals

An article by posted on August 1, 2012 0 Comments
Mets All Time Trade Deadline Deals

Everyone is talking about the fact that the Mets did nothing at the trade deadline. In reality, what were their options? We all know that they don’t have the money or the personnel to make any kind of meaningful trade. It started me thinking about other deadline deals that the Mets did make. Here are […]

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Wheeler Deals An 11 Strikeout Gem In Final Tuneup Before Triple-A Start

An article by posted on August 1, 2012 0 Comments
Wheeler Deals An 11 Strikeout Gem In Final Tuneup Before Triple-A Start

By all reports, Tuesday night may have been Zack Wheeler’s final start of the 2012 season for the Binghamton Mets, and if it was he’s leaving town with an exclamation point after his name. Behind a season high eleven strikeouts, Wheeler earned his tenth win of the 2012 campaign by defeating the visiting Harrisburg Senators […]

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Owners Are Footing The Bill On Bay, While The Team Pays The Price

An article by posted on July 31, 2012 0 Comments
Owners Are Footing The Bill On Bay, While The Team Pays The Price

In Doug’s Dugout today, we simply vent (mostly about Jason Bay and management). Something is rotten in Denmark, my fellow furry Mets fans. Suddenly, since the second half bell rang, the Mets hierarchy (i.e. Sandy Alderson) has demoted multiple (young) Mets outfielders with the regularity of a Jason Bay strikeout. What in the heck is […]

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Phillies Trade Victorino To Dodgers, Pence To Giants

An article by posted on July 31, 2012 0 Comments
Phillies Trade Victorino To Dodgers, Pence To Giants

All quiet on the Mets front, but south on I-95 things are happening fast for the Phillies who are in 2013 Mode and have made a pair of trades to move outfielders Shane Victorino and Hunter Pence to free up cash and bolster their minor league pipeline. First, the Phillies traded Victorino to the Dodgers for starting pitching prospect […]

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