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Zack Wheeler Has Second Straight Bad Outing

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Has Second Straight Bad Outing

Mets top prospect Zack Wheeler was shelled for ten hits and six runs (five earned) in four innings today in New Britain where the B-Mets were playing the Rock Cats. For Wheeler it was his second straight bad outing. On July 20, the right-hander was lit up for eight earned runs in 3.2 innings by […]

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MMO Farm Report: Cohoon and DeGrom Hurl Gems, Lawley On Fire, Vaughn Steals Two Bags

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: Cohoon and DeGrom Hurl Gems, Lawley On Fire, Vaughn Steals Two Bags

Louisville 4, Buffalo 1 By Sean Kenny Chris Schwinden had an abbreviated outing, but Dylan Owen gave up three runs in the seventh and the Bisons lost the series opening game against the Louisville Bats Chris Schwinden had a short outing today, going four and two-thirds innings allowing one run on six hits while walking […]

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Homegrown Hamels Staying With Phillies, Signs 6-Year Deal

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Homegrown Hamels Staying With Phillies, Signs 6-Year Deal

Despite all the speculation that Cole Hamels would bolt for free agency, or that the Philadelphia Phillies would not be able to afford him, the two sides agreed to a six-year contract extension for $144 million, according to what major-league sources have reported to Ken Rosenthal. The Phillies are expected to make the official announcement later today. […]

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Second Half Failure Will Be Good For The Mets

An article by posted on July 25, 2012 0 Comments
Second Half Failure Will Be Good For The Mets

I know what your thinking..The Mets are well on their way to making the 2012 season nothing more than an afterthought.  The fact is your probably right, and that’s exactly what needs to happen if the organization is to find its way back to the promise land sooner than later.  With the semi-successful first half, […]

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Lucas Duda Optioned To Triple-A Buffalo

An article by posted on July 24, 2012 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Optioned To Triple-A Buffalo

As expected, the Mets have announced that they have optioned Lucas Duda to Triple-A Buffalo. Duda was batting .241/.335/.391 in in 89 games with a dozen home runs and 44 RBI. Duda drew 42 walks and struck out 94 times in 307 at-bats this season, almost a third of the time. The big guy was mired in […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: Daniel Murphy

An article by posted on July 24, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Player Of The Week: Daniel Murphy

Congratulations to this week’s MMO Player of the Week… Through the use of the scorecard, let’s take a look at how Daniel Murphy did during the week ending Sunday, July 22nd: G AB H R 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG 6 21 13 4 6 1 0 3 1 1 .615 Murphy showed us again […]

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Mets Farm Report: Familia Shelled, Dykstra Blasts Two Homers, Almonte Violated

An article by posted on July 24, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Familia Shelled, Dykstra Blasts Two Homers, Almonte Violated

Charlotte 9, Buffalo 6 By Sean Kenny Buffalo lost their fourth game in a row while Charlotte won for the fourth time in a row last night, with the Bisons going down fighting to the Charlotte Knights by a final score of 9-6 in International League action. For the second night in a row, Buffalo […]

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The Binghamton Buzz: Stumbling Into The Second Half

An article by posted on July 24, 2012 0 Comments
The Binghamton Buzz: Stumbling Into The Second Half

Ramblings From Henry and Fayette Streets The Week That Was: July 16th – July 22nd The Binghamton Mets first full week back after the All-Star break was not kind to them as the team was able to only scratch out one win in seven games.  To begin the week, the Double A affiliate of the […]

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Mets Bullpen Implodes In Another Extra Inning Loss To Nats 8-2

An article by posted on July 23, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Implodes In Another Extra Inning Loss To Nats 8-2

For the second game in a row, the Mets go to extra innings, and the bullpen implodes. This time it was Beato again who falters and ruins Chris Young’s solid start as Mets lose 8-2 in ten innings. Chris Young pitched the game the Mets needed him to pitch. Arguably his best start of the […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: The Sky Is Falling Edition

An article by posted on July 23, 2012 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: The Sky Is Falling Edition

The Los Angeles Dodgers were in town this weekend, and they wound up sweeping the hapless Mets, and putting the good guys under .500 for the first time this season. It was an awful start to the homestand especially after a 1-5 road trip to start the second half. Oh and by the way, here […]

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