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B-Mets Bats Silenced, Muster Only Two Hits In 5-2 Loss To Reading

An article by posted on August 6, 2012 0 Comments
B-Mets Bats Silenced, Muster Only Two Hits In 5-2 Loss To Reading

The Binghamton Mets jumped out to an early two to nothing lead after the first two innings, only to see Reading score five unanswered runs and take the rubber match by a 5-2 tally on Sunday night. With the loss, the B-Mets lost three of four in their weekend series at FirstEnergy Stadium in Reading. […]

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Zack Wheeler’s Triple-A Debut Will Air On SNY

An article by posted on August 6, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler’s Triple-A Debut Will Air On SNY

Mets top prospect Zack Wheeler is currently making his much anticipated debut for Triple-A Buffalo. The game will be rebroadcast on SNY with coverage starting at 7:00 PM. Wheeler dominated Double-A this season to the tune of a 10-6 mark, with a 3.26 ERA. He gave up just 92 hits and struck out 117 batters in 116 innings pitched […]

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Peavey Goes Distance In 7-2 Win, But B-Mets Drop Nightcap In Doubleheader Split

An article by posted on August 5, 2012 0 Comments
Peavey Goes Distance In 7-2 Win, But B-Mets Drop Nightcap In Doubleheader Split

The Binghamton Mets and Reading Phillies played two on Saturday night at First Energy Stadium in Reading, Pennsylvania, with the B-Mets taking game one by a score of 7-2, and dropping the nightcap 3-1. In game one, the two teams were knotted at two until the B-Mets broke the game wide open in the top […]

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MMO Mailbag: Whither Wilmer Flores? Ask Petey

An article by posted on August 5, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Whither Wilmer Flores? Ask Petey

As the afternoon turned from day into night, I peered through the grimy window of the bar, past the fly tracks and the flickering neon Pabst Blue Ribbon sign, trying to focus my eyes on a drug-store clock across the street. What the heck time does that say? How long have I been in this […]

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Mets Sign RHP Scott Patterson

An article by posted on August 5, 2012 6 Comments
Mets Sign RHP Scott Patterson

The Mets have announced that they have signed RHP Scott Patterson to a minor league contract. Patterson, 33, has pitched in 26 games for the Tacoma Rainiers after signing a minor league contract with the Seattle Mariners this off-season. The righty has posted a 1-3 record with a 2.89 ERA and four saves. In 28.0 innings […]

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Wally Backman Suspended For Three Games

An article by posted on August 4, 2012 0 Comments
Wally Backman Suspended For Three Games

Amy Moritz of the Buffalo News is reporting that the Triple-A Bisons will be without manager Wally Backman tonight and for the next two games. Backman earned a three-game suspension from the International League for his part in an arguement with Syracuse manager Tony Beasley in the middle of the fourth inning Friday night. Both were […]

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Mets First Rounder Cecchini Fractures Finger

An article by posted on August 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets First Rounder Cecchini Fractures Finger

Mets VP of Player Development Paul DePodesta said Gavin Cecchini, the Mets first round selection in the 2012 amateur draft, has fractured the tip of his middle finger, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. DePodesta did not say how long it might take Cecchini to recover from the fracture. “I’m not one to estimate recovery […]

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Wilmer Flores Goes Yard, But B-Mets Do Little Else In 4-1 Loss

An article by posted on August 4, 2012 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Goes Yard, But B-Mets Do Little Else In 4-1 Loss

Game one of what could prove to be a crucial point in the Binghamton Mets season, and maybe their best and last opportunity to make a serious push for the playoffs, didn’t go their way on Saturday night in Reading as the hometown Phillies defeated the B-Mets by a 4-1 score. Binghamton, who sat five […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Pill Strikes Out Ten, Rodriguez Rips Two Homers, Cessa Hurls Five Scoreless IP

An article by posted on August 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Lower Minors: Pill Strikes Out Ten, Rodriguez Rips Two Homers, Cessa Hurls Five Scoreless IP

St. Lucie 6, Fort Myers 0 Tyler Pill was lights out today striking out ten hitters and the S.Mets bats came out to play. St. Lucie stole three bases in addition to an error-free game Key Players: Danny Muno – 3 for 5, 1 run scored Cory Vaughn – 2 for 4, 1 home run, […]

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Dustin Martin’s Walkoff Single Gives B-Mets Thrilling 4-3 Win In Extras

An article by posted on August 3, 2012 0 Comments
Dustin Martin’s Walkoff Single Gives B-Mets Thrilling 4-3 Win In Extras

It took two innings of free baseball to do it, but the Binghamton Mets won the rubber match of their series against the Harrisburg Senators on Thursday night at NYSEG Stadium by a score of 4-3. Dustin Martin’s one out single in the bottom of the twelfth inning scored Raul Reyes from second base leading […]

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Who Are The Real Mets? First Three Months Of Season, Or First Two Weeks Of Second Half?

An article by posted on August 3, 2012 0 Comments
Who Are The Real Mets? First Three Months Of Season, Or First Two Weeks Of Second Half?

“Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes”. The Famous line from the movie The Godfather seems somewhat fitting for how the Mets looked in July. They looked like they were dead in the water. Now as the calendar has turned to August it seems as though they have come up for air and are beginning to […]

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