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Mets Fall To The Phillies 8-4 On Memorial Day

An article by posted on May 28, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Fall To The Phillies 8-4 On Memorial Day

The Mets three-game winning streak came to an end as the Phillies came to Citi Field and beat them 8-4 on a beautiful Memorial Day. Jon Niese, the $25MM man, cannot make it past the sixth inning. He gets pulled after five innings, plus two batters in the sixth. Four runs on two hits, a […]

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Top Mets Draft Pick Battles Back From Adversity

An article by posted on May 28, 2012 0 Comments
Top Mets Draft Pick Battles Back From Adversity

Three weeks ago things were tenuous for Mets left-handed pitching prospect Steven Matz. The Mets top draft pick (second round, 72nd overall) in the 2009 Amateur Draft, injured his elbow before pitching in any professional games, and underwent Tommy John Surgery on May 18th, 2010. He was expected back by the middle of last season, […]

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The Upside Of Downside…

An article by posted on May 28, 2012 0 Comments
The Upside Of Downside…

The 2012 New York Mets season has already seen its share of injuries, tough luck losses  and just outright poor, frustrating play. However, the positives in defeat, losses and watching players fail is you can determine what are your weaknesses as a team, and how can it be improved. So far, some hitting flaws have […]

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Schwinden, Cohoon and Goeddel All Solid, Lagares Has Big Day At The Plate!

An article by posted on May 28, 2012 0 Comments
Schwinden, Cohoon and Goeddel All Solid, Lagares Has Big Day At The Plate!

SWB 1, Buffalo 0 By Sean Kenny The Bisons pitching today was phenomenal, but the bats were stifled by the SWB Yankees staff, and the Bisons took a hard-luck loss to lose the series after their 1-0 defeat Chris Schwinden was effective, but couldn’t pitch himself deeper into the game due to some poor control, Schwinden […]

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Mets Don’t Need To Extend David Wright Just Yet

An article by posted on May 28, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Don’t Need To Extend David Wright Just Yet

David Wright has been the star of the Mets this year. He is an early contender for the MVP award. He’s hitting right around .400, and he’s dominated at the plate. His fielding has looked a lot better this year too. Those are good reasons to offer him an extension now, but I think the […]

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Don’t Mess With Han Solo!

An article by posted on May 27, 2012 0 Comments
Don’t Mess With Han Solo!

This back page from this morning’s Daily News brought a smile to my face. What a remarkable comeback we are seeing from our ace Johan Santana! Santana has pitched solidly all season long, but yesterday took the cake and he looked and played the part of a true ace pitcher by delivering a complete-game shutout to […]

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Farm Report: Buffalo, St. Lucie & Savannah All Win On Saturday!

An article by posted on May 27, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Buffalo, St. Lucie & Savannah All Win On Saturday!

 Buffalo 8, SWB 7 By Pete Shapiro The Bisons squandered a 6-0 lead in this game and fell behind SWB 7-6 before rallying for two runs in the eighth inning to hand the Yankees an 8-7 defeat on Saturday. Jordany Valdespin tied the game 7-7 in the eighth, when he singled in Josh Satin from […]

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Good Times: Johan, Rusty and Gil

An article by posted on May 26, 2012 0 Comments
Good Times: Johan, Rusty and Gil

While watching today’s broadcast of the Mets 9-0 blanking of the Padres, there were so many great things going on. This was easily one of the best games I’ve watched all season thus far. May there be many more! Johan Santana was as cunning as ever and even though his fastball resided in the 86-88 […]

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Super Santana Shutouts The Friars In An Unholy 9-0 Blanking

An article by posted on May 26, 2012 0 Comments
Super Santana Shutouts The Friars In An Unholy 9-0 Blanking

Nothing like a 4-hit shutout against a team you were supposed to beat, huh? Summary This felt good, did it not? Johan started today and guaranteed us at least a split of this four game series with the Padres. Santana went out there this afternoon and decided to turn the clock back a few years […]

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Flores Launches Eighth Homerun In St. Lucie Win Cust Blast In 10th Brands Herd With Loss

An article by posted on May 26, 2012 0 Comments
Flores Launches Eighth Homerun In St. Lucie Win Cust Blast In 10th Brands Herd With Loss

SWB 8, Buffalo 7 By Pete Shapiro SWB Designated Hitter Jack Cust led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a walk-off home run off reliever Edgar Ramirez, to snap a 7-7 tie and make winners of the SWB Yankees by a score of 8-7. RHP Jeurys Familia started for the Herd and just […]

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Gee Dominates, Duda Homers In Mets 6-1 Win

An article by posted on May 25, 2012 0 Comments
Gee Dominates, Duda Homers In Mets 6-1 Win

Yesterday, the Mets made the Padres look like they were a powerhouse contending team after an embarrassing 11-5 loss. Luckily the real Padres showed up tonight and the Mets had their bats swinging, Gee dominating, and Citi Field was rocking. Dillon Gee now has back-to-back good starts since losing his goatee. He was dominant on […]

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