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Collins, Reyes, Einhorn And The Mets

An article by posted on June 22, 2011 0 Comments

In the midst of chaos, we have calm – while the newspapers are screaming about the Mets team, they are quietly learning how to work together, and they are listening to their manager, Terry Collins. This is the best Mets team in years because of him – he puts his players first and they know […]

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2011 Draft Update: Mets Top Pick Brandon Nimmo Wants $2.5 Million

An article by posted on June 22, 2011 0 Comments

As my colleague HoJo wrote last week in this post, the New York Mets announced that they have signed 12 draft picks from the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, including the club’s second round selection right handed pitcher Cory Mazzoni from North Carolina State University.  According to Jim Callis of Baseball America, the Mets signed Mazzoni […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 21st, 2011

An article by posted on June 22, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 9 – Durham Bulls 1 Chris Schwinden worked with a lead the whole game and pitched exactly how any manager wants a pitcher in that position to pitch. He was pretty efficient with his pitchers and threw 66% strikes. He could have come out for the 7th inning if needed (just 92 pitches), […]

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Mets Must Trade Reyes? Says Who?

An article by posted on June 22, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Must Trade Reyes? Says Who?

Just got a chuckle out of an article I just read by some guy called Rob Parker of ESPN New York. Our friend (not really), writes that because the Mets have been rebuffed by Jose Reyes, they have just one option; trade him. If the Mets weren’t sure what to do with Reyes — trade him or try to […]

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Gee & Co. Smashed, Mets Lose 7-3

An article by posted on June 21, 2011 0 Comments
Gee & Co. Smashed, Mets Lose 7-3

Dillon Gee had his worst major league outing, and the bullpen didn’t fare much better as the Mets lost to the Oakland Athletics, 7-2 Game Notes Dillon Gee had a horrible outing, and it isn’t shown by the basic stats. Dillon Gee allowed four runs on three hits, striking out one but walking SIX. Gee […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 20th, 2011

An article by posted on June 21, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 1 – Durham Bulls 2 A good pitchers duel down in Durham. All of the runs in the game came on just two swings of the bat. Dylan Owen got another start and pitched very well. He cruised through the first two innings, but it was a double and then two-run home run […]

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Mets Minors 5 Up, 5 Down: June 12th-18th

An article by posted on June 21, 2011 0 Comments

This is a little feature that takes a look at the players who are hot and those who are not in the farm system for the week. 5 Up No. 1 Jordany Valdespin, SS Binghamton What he did: .370/.433/.741 (10-for-27), 2B, 3 HR, 6 R, 6 RBI, 2:2 K:BB, HBP, 3/4 SB  The Why: Valdespin […]

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Mets Face Must Win Series VS. Oakland A’s

An article by posted on June 20, 2011 0 Comments

With the Mets having dropped 2 of 3 already in their 6-game home stand against AL West foes, the Angels, and with the A’s coming to town tomorrow night, its time for the Mets to step up and just win. The Amazins, haven’t been so amazing this year as the record stands at a sub-par […]

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Matt Harvey Is Going To Binghamton

An article by posted on June 20, 2011 0 Comments

Good news from Port St. Lucie where Mets prized pitching prospect Matt Harvey was pulled from starting in the FSL All Star Game. He will be replaced by less heralded, Mets left-hander Darin Gorski. According to MiLB.com, Harvey was scratched because he is scheduled to be promoted to Double-A Binghamton after making one more start for […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 19th, 2011

An article by posted on June 20, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 16 – Norfolk Tides 2 This offense outburst came out of nowhere. The Bisons got off to an 11-0 lead before Norfolk even got on the scoreboard. The amazing part is how much scoring they did with two outs. Val Pascuccci broke the ice with a two-run home run in the 1st inning, […]

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