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Don’t Mess With Han Solo!

An article by posted on 27/05/2012 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 27/05/2012 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 26/05/2012 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 26/05/2012 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 26/05/2012 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 25/05/2012 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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SNY Fixes The Buggy Mets Score Bug

An article by posted on 25/05/2012 0 Comments
SNY Fixes The Buggy Mets Score Bug

SNY and the Mets have finally fixed that annoying score bug that has led to so much confusion regarding the score during Mets telecasts. I don’t know if this bothered you as much as it did me, but on many occasions I found myself getting faked out with the score because my mind couldn’t get […]

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Could The Mets Be Thinking: Trade Young Talent?

An article by posted on 25/05/2012 0 Comments
Could The Mets Be Thinking: Trade Young Talent?

From the comment thread on Hojo’s article today about Egbert’s recall. Metsie wrote something, and I started to respond, and then I said “what the hell.” This is a blog site. Post a blog. So here it is, with inspiration from the unsinkable Metsie, and of course Joe D. Metsie said: There are a lot […]

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NL East Report: Nationals and Braves In First Place Showdown This Weekend

An article by posted on 25/05/2012 0 Comments
NL East Report: Nationals and Braves In First Place Showdown This Weekend

The NL East Report is published every Friday and takes a look at the other teams in the division. The reports covers the latest news and notes, injuries and transactions, divisional records versus the Mets, and updated NL East Standings. News And Notes Atlanta Braves: On Monday, May 21, Drew Sutton was traded to the […]

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Why Is Manny Acosta Still Here?

An article by posted on 25/05/2012 137 Comments
Why Is Manny Acosta Still Here?

An introduction is not necessary as the title does all of the justice. Statistically, he has faltered in every role this season, from set-up man to mop-up guy. Acosta has almost as many walks as innings pitched, allowed more runs then innings pitched and has allowed a run in 10 of his 18 games pitched. […]

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