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Despite Young’s Solid Start, Late Yankee Rally Dooms Mets 4-3

An article by posted on June 24, 2012 0 Comments
Despite Young’s Solid Start, Late Yankee Rally Dooms Mets 4-3

Pissed off, man. We drop this one to the evil empire 4 – 3. Summary This is a game where the stat line will not tell the whole story – for two different reasons. One, you can dominate the opposing team for 6 innings, but you always need to be afraid of that one blip […]

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Mets Minors Daily: Buffalo Bullpen Falters, But Bingo Flexes Some Muscle In 12-2 Rout

An article by posted on June 23, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Daily: Buffalo Bullpen Falters, But Bingo Flexes Some Muscle In 12-2 Rout

Buffalo Falls To Durham After Late Bullpen Collapse By Connor O’Brien Last night in Durham, the Bisons fell to the Bulls in the opening game of a three-game series by a score of 6-5. Garrett Olson took the mound for Buffalo. In his previous start, he had struggled, failing to get out of the third […]

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So How Much Is RA Dickey Worth?

An article by posted on June 23, 2012 1 Comment
So How Much Is RA Dickey Worth?

Riddle me this… You have a 37 year old pitcher, a knuckleballer, in the midst of the greatest season of his career who has become a fan favorite and is well on his way to earning a second contract extension since joining the team in 2010.  How on earth do you approach that contract negotiation?  […]

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Mets Pitching Prospect Luis Mateo Gets Props From Baseball America

An article by posted on June 23, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Pitching Prospect Luis Mateo Gets Props From Baseball America

Nobody made the Baseball America Hot Sheet this past week, but right-handed pitching prospect Luis Mateo id get an honorable mention, and rightfully so I may add. Luis Mateo, rhp, Mets: In the international scouting community, Mateo is far from an unknown. The Giants signed him for $625,000 four years ago, but voided his contract when they […]

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Mets Surrender Three Homers, But Hold On To 6-4 Win Over Yankees

An article by posted on June 22, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Surrender Three Homers, But Hold On To 6-4 Win Over Yankees

Jon Niese started tonight to start the series against the Yankees in the second round of the Subway Series. In the last round against the Yankees, Niese gave up no earned runs in seven innings of work which the offense couldn’t capitalize on. This time Niese had some strong innings but also some troubling innings, […]

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Mets Minors Daily: Bingo Wins! Everybody Else Loses

An article by posted on June 22, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Daily: Bingo Wins! Everybody Else Loses

Buffalo Loses As Familia Is Ineffective Again By Pete Shapiro Jeurys Familia (5-4, 5.00) was ineffective yet again, giving up five earned runs and not able to get through the third inning as Norfolk defeated Buffalo 5-3 to take the four game series three games to one. Three Bisons relievers went 5.1 innings of scoreless […]

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Thanks to The Knuckleball, R.A Dickey Is On Top of The Baseball World

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Thanks to The Knuckleball, R.A Dickey Is On Top of The Baseball World

I can remember when I heard about R.A Dickey being called up to the Mets.  When I heard the news, it felt like an ordinary call-up.  Nobody knew who this guy was and I felt that he was going to be a short-term option in the rotation. Little did I know, Dickey would go on […]

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Our Amazin’ Mets, The Comeback Kids!

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Our Amazin’ Mets, The Comeback Kids!

After a sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays, the Mets laid an egg in a home series against the Red, dropping all three games. The Mets needed a bounce back series against Baltimore, who has been terrific the first few months of the season. They did just that only alowing two runs in the three games and […]

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Mets Minors Daily: Mazzoni Shines In AA Debut, Cyclones Remain Unbeaten, Beato Beaten

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Daily: Mazzoni Shines In AA Debut, Cyclones Remain Unbeaten, Beato Beaten

Bisons Offense Stymied In Loss by Andrew O’Brien Buffalo scored one run in the top of the second inning Wednesday night, but the Bisons offense went quiet the rest of the game as they fell to Norfolk, 3-1, in the third game of the four-game series. The lone Bisons run came on a Matt Tuiasosopo solo […]

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Mets Farmhands: Who’s Hot? Mid-Season Edition

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farmhands: Who’s Hot? Mid-Season Edition

With the mid-season mark for the minor league long-season leagues fast approaching, I wanted to release a Who’s Hot update to cap off the season’s first half. These statistics do not include Wednesday’s games, but are accurate through Tuesday June 19th. Two out of three players here are pitchers, which makes sense considering pitching is […]

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