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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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Mets Farm Report: June 14th, 2011

An article by posted on June 15, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 3 Columbus Clippers 7 This game was so close to finally being a very good start for Pat Misch. He was cruising through the game, having faced just two batters over the minimum through five, and then horror struck in the 6th inning. He had given up a run on a single and […]

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Reyes Making An Early Case For MVP

An article by posted on June 14, 2011 0 Comments
Reyes Making An Early Case For MVP

Given all the turmoil surrounding the New York Mets coming into 2011, not many expected anything from the team, during 2011. Coming into the season, speculation arose; perhaps 2011 would be a wash year for the Mets and phase-1 of a long rebuilding process. But, here we stand June 13, and the New York Mets […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 13th, 2011

An article by posted on June 14, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 2 | Columbus Clippers Dylan Owen was an absolute mess to start the game. He walked four in the 1st inning, another in the 2nd, and even threw in a wild pitch to boot. He was throwing under 50% strikes through the first two innings. Considering how bad he started off, the rest […]

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Pirates Sink Mets Offense In 3-1 Loss

An article by posted on June 13, 2011 0 Comments

Game Summary Pelf puts up a strong start, bullpen was 2/3rds good, and offense was already backing their bags. Mets fell in series finally 3-1. Game Notes Mike Pelfrey continues a decent run of outings. Seven innings pitched with only four hits and two runs given up. No walks and six K’s to go along […]

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Determining Jose Reyes’ Trade Value

An article by posted on June 13, 2011 0 Comments
Determining Jose Reyes’ Trade Value

The trade rumors regarding Jose Reyes have been constant since the season has begun. While it will not be the best move for the New York Mets to trade Reyes, it is still a possibility. If Reyes is dealt, the return that the Mets get will be incredibly important. Reyes is putting up MVP-type numbers […]

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Capuano Pitches Gem, Mets Win 7-0

An article by posted on June 12, 2011 0 Comments
Capuano Pitches Gem, Mets Win 7-0

Chris Capuano and the bullpen combined for a shutout and the offense exploded in the late innings for a 7-0 win against the Pirates Game Notes Chris Capuano pitched a strong seven innings today, giving up three hits, allowing six total baserunners (two via walk, one via HBP) and five strikeouts. Capuano kept inducing weak […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 11th, 2011

An article by posted on June 12, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 6 | Columbus Clippers 7 While he didn’t pitch particularly well, watching the game I didn’t feel Chris Schwinden pitched nearly as poor as the boxscore shows. He was making some good adjustments throughout the game and pitched into some tough luck defense. After the leadoff man came in to open the game […]

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Mets Power Outage? No Problem.

An article by posted on June 12, 2011 0 Comments

It’s no secret the New York Mets have struggled to hit the long ball in 2011, and really the since Citi Field opened in 2009 home runs have dropped rapidly for the Mets. A number of issues have contributed to the severe power outage that has hit Queens the past three seasons. In 2009, perennial […]

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Mets Recall D.J. Carrasco, Demote Dale Thayer

An article by posted on June 11, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Recall D.J. Carrasco, Demote Dale Thayer

The New York Mets optioned Dale Thayer to Triple-A Buffalo, after tonight’s 3-2 loss to the Pirates. To replace Thayer on the roster, the Mets recalled D.J. Carrasco. Thayer made four appearances for the Mets, and allowed two runs in four innings for a 4.50 ERA. Carrasco started the season with the Mets but after […]

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