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Separating the Contenders from the Pretenders In The National League

An article by posted on July 3, 2012 27 Comments
Separating the Contenders from the Pretenders In The National League

With the first half of the season is just about in the books, it’s finally time to separate the contenders from the pretenders. There are four teams that I believe are completely out of the playoff picture (Chicago, San Diego, Colorado, and Houston). All four will be sellers in a few weeks, attempting to unload […]

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Mets Farm Report: Valdespin Steals The Show, Pill Shows No Signs Of Stopping, Clones Win In A Walk-off

An article by posted on July 3, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Valdespin Steals The Show, Pill Shows No Signs Of Stopping, Clones Win In A Walk-off

Durham 3, Buffalo 2 By Sean Kenny The Bisons offense couldn’t overcome one poor inning by Garett Olson in their 3-2 loss to the Durham Bulls. Garrett Olson pitched admirably today, going five innings allowing three runs on six hits, while walking one and striking out three. Olson threw 93 pitches, and 60 for strikes. […]

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R.A. Dickey Named NL Pitcher of the Month – Glad They Agreed With Us!

An article by posted on July 2, 2012 0 Comments
R.A. Dickey Named NL Pitcher of the Month – Glad They Agreed With Us!

R.A. Dickey has been named the National League’s Pitcher of the Month for June. No surprise here as we all knew how totally R.A.D. our knuckleballer has been this month! You can read all about his awesomeness below… Original Post 9:00 AM The MetsMerizedOnline Player of the Month for the month of June has shown […]

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The Binghamton Buzz: Season Long Losing Streak Continues

An article by posted on July 2, 2012 0 Comments
The Binghamton Buzz: Season Long Losing Streak Continues

Ramblings from Henry and Fayette Streets The Week That Was June 25th - July 1st If not for a win in Erie on Monday, the Binghamton Mets would have gone 0-for-the week.  After their 11-5 victory at Jerry Uht Park against the SeaWolves, the B-Mets were swept at home in a four game series against the Bowie […]

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Mets Farm Report: Mateo Tosses Another Gem, Familia and Mazzoni Get Rocked

An article by posted on July 2, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Mateo Tosses Another Gem, Familia and Mazzoni Get Rocked

Durham 12, Buffalo 6 By Connor O’Brien Coming off a 12-6 loss to the Durham Bulls on Saturday night, the Bisons lost by the same score in yesterday’s afternoon game. Jeurys Familia took the hill for the Mets, looking to stop the Bisons’ six-game losing streak to the Bulls. Familia came into the night with […]

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Brooklyn Cyclones Invade The Hudson Valley: July 1st Edition

An article by posted on July 1, 2012 0 Comments
Brooklyn Cyclones Invade The Hudson Valley: July 1st Edition

The Brooklyn Cyclones do warm-ups on an already hot day in the H.V. (click any photo to embiggen) Just got back to The Dutch, otherwise known as Dutchess Stadium in scenic Wappingers Falls, New York. I’m gearing myself up for tonight’s grudgematch between the 1st place Brooklyn Cyclones and the 1st place Hudson Valley Renegades. […]

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Mets Farm Report: Nimmo Slam Makes Brooklyn A Winner, Kingsport Wins Barn-Burner

An article by posted on July 1, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Nimmo Slam Makes Brooklyn A Winner, Kingsport Wins Barn-Burner

Durham 12, Buffalo 6 By Connor O’Brien The Durham Bulls beat the Buffalo Bisons last night by a score of 12-6. Mark Cohoon took the mound for the Bisons in just his second start with Buffalo. In his first, he was roughed up by Durham on the road, allowing seven runs on eight hits in […]

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Brandon Nimmo Blasts A Game-Winning Grand Slam

An article by posted on July 1, 2012 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Blasts A Game-Winning Grand Slam

On Saturday night, Brandon Nimmo connected for his first home run of the 2012 season, a seventh inning grand slam to put the Brooklyn Cyclones up 6-2 over the Aberdeen Iron Birds. The score would stand and the Clones won the rubber match to take the series. Nimmo became the first player of the year to hit […]

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Dodger Domination Continues As Mets Roll 5-0

An article by posted on July 1, 2012 0 Comments
Dodger Domination Continues As Mets Roll 5-0

Johan Santana delivered a masterful performance and Ike Davis blasted a three-run homer as the Mets beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 and handing them their seventh straight loss, . Santana was at his crafty best and improved to 6-4, allowing just three hits in his eight scoreless innings while walking two and striking out three. In five career starts […]

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Phillies Trade Jim Thome To Orioles For Pair Of Prospects

An article by posted on June 30, 2012 0 Comments
Phillies Trade Jim Thome To Orioles For Pair Of Prospects

The Baltimore Orioles are reporting that they have acquired veteran slugger Jim Thome from the Philadelphia Phillies for two minor league players; pitcher Kyle Simon and catcher Gabriel Lino, both Single-A prospects. Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com first reported that both teams were in negotiations for Thome. Thome, 41, was posted a .242/.338/.516 slash with five homers in 71 plate appearances for the Phillies this […]

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Mets Farm Report: Harvey Dominates, Lara Fans Ten, St. Lucie and Savannah Prevail

An article by posted on June 30, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Harvey Dominates, Lara Fans Ten, St. Lucie and Savannah Prevail

Buffalo 8, Louisville 0 By Connor O’Brien The Buffalo Bisons beat the Louisville Bats last night by a score of 8-0. Matt Harvey, who was recently selected to play in the Triple-A All-Star Game, took the mound for the Bisons, looking to improve to 7-3. He was dominant. Harvey allowed just two hits and one […]

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