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Cory Vaughn Rips 8th Home Run, Makes BA Hot Sheet

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
Cory Vaughn Rips 8th Home Run, Makes BA Hot Sheet

Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet for the week ending May 4th has Mets outfield prospect Cory Vaughn ranked #2. Last night, Cory Vaughn ripped his eight home run of the season in St. Lucie’s 5-3 win over Dunedin. He has been on a season long tear and ranks third in the league in slugging (.542) and OPS (.889) in […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: Andres Torres

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Player Of The Week: Andres Torres

The MetsMerizedOnline Player of the Week for this week has shown he has a great impact on this team. This week includes the 3-game series against the Houston Astros and the 3-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Here is our MMO Player of the Week for 4/30/2012 – 5/6/2012: Through the use of the scorecard, […]

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Hamels Fined and Suspended For Throwing At Harper

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
Hamels Fined and Suspended For Throwing At Harper

Update:  Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels has been fined and suspended five games for intentionally throwing and hitting Washington Nationals rookie outfielder Bryce Harper last night. Unless appealed, Hamels is scheduled to begin serving his suspension Monday night when the Phillies hosted the New York Mets. Original Post 12:00 PM Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels admitted last night […]

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Matz Says Elbow Not Feeling Right, Verrett To Throw Second Bullpen On Tuesday

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
Matz Says Elbow Not Feeling Right, Verrett To Throw Second Bullpen On Tuesday

As part of today’s MMO Mailbag, we reached out to Steve Matz and Logan Verrett who are both rehabbing in St. Lucie to answer a couple of questions. Ben M:  On January 18, 2012, MMO did an interview with Steven Matz, who at the time was optimistic about his recovery and return to baseball. I […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: Snake Charmer’s Edition

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: Snake Charmer’s Edition

The New York Mets wound up the three game homestand by taking two of the three games against the Arizona D-Backs. Keeping the introduction as short as this homestand, here are the 3 & 3 from this series. 3 Up: Johan’s First Win: On Saturday Johan Santana notched his first win since September of 2010. […]

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MMO Farm Report: B-Mets Walk Off With A Dramatic 2-1 Victory

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: B-Mets Walk Off With A Dramatic 2-1 Victory

Binghamton 2, Harrisburg 1 By Joe DeCaro The B-Mets won in dramatic style on Sunday as Josh Rodriguez laced a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth to bring home Pedro Zapata and give Binghamton a 2-1 victory over the Harrisburg Senators at NYSEG Stadium. It was the first walk-off win of the season […]

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MMO Farm Report: Fulmer Tosses A Gem As Gnats Win Sixth Straight

An article by posted on May 6, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: Fulmer Tosses A Gem As Gnats Win Sixth Straight

Rochester 2, Buffalo 1 – Rochester 5, Buffalo 0 By “Petey” Pete Shapiro The Bisons dropped both ends of a double-header on Saturday to the Rochester Red Wings by scores of 2-1 and 5-0. The Herd could only muster 8 hits all day, and the twin-killings snapped a three-game winning streak, and dropped them into […]

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2012 MLB Draft: No Consensus No. 1 Pick In June

An article by posted on May 5, 2012 0 Comments
2012 MLB Draft: No Consensus No. 1 Pick In June

MLB.com’s Jonathan Mayo says that this year’s draft does not have a consensus number one pick. In other words there is no one stand-out talent like in year’s past when you had Gerrit Cole, Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg. He believes that the Houston Astros are considering as many as seven or eight different players […]

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System Failure: No End In Sight For Mets Bullpen Implosions

An article by posted on May 5, 2012 0 Comments
System Failure: No End In Sight For Mets Bullpen Implosions

In eleven save opportunities, the Mets bullpen now has five blown saves. That’s not a typo – Five blown saves to go with six saves for the season so far. Every time that bullpen gate opens, no matter who emerges from it, the odds that they will protect any size lead is a little bit […]

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MMO Farm Report: Germen K’s Nine In AA Debut, Tuiasosopo Homers Twice, Pill Solid

An article by posted on May 5, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: Germen K’s Nine In AA Debut, Tuiasosopo Homers Twice, Pill Solid

Buffalo 9, Syracuse 0 When Syracuse’s Carlos Rivero ripped a two-out double to left center in the top of the seventh inning, it mattered little to the outcome of the game. That’s because Bisons starting pitcher Jeremy Hefner had crafted a dominant display of pitching beforehand, allowing the Bisons to build a comfortable lead they […]

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Bullpen Wastes A Solid Outing From Gee In 5-4 Loss To D-Backs

An article by posted on May 5, 2012 0 Comments
Bullpen Wastes A Solid Outing From Gee In 5-4 Loss To D-Backs

Dillon Gee pitched a strong six innings, but the bullpen failed yet again in the Mets 5-4 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Recap Dillon Gee went six strong innings, allowing two runs on four hits while striking out six, walking three and hitting a batter. Gee didn’t seem to have his best command on the […]

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