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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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SNY Fixes The Buggy Mets Score Bug

An article by posted on May 25, 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 May 25, 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 May 25, 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 May 25, 2012 39 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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Farm Report: Harvey Solid For Buffalo, St. Lucie Back To Winning Ways

An article by posted on May 25, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Harvey Solid For Buffalo, St. Lucie Back To Winning Ways

 Buffalo 6, Scranton/WB 2 By Pete Shapiro The Bisons scored two runs in the fifth, two more in the sixth, one in the seventh, and one in the eighth, to beat the SWB Yankees going away by a score of 6-2 in Thursday night action. Matt Harvey (5-1, 4.22) went 5.1 IP for the Herd, […]

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On The Road With Petey: B-Mets, Breakfast, And Baseball

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
On The Road With Petey: B-Mets, Breakfast, And Baseball

A Day In Pictures  Jenrry Mejia follows through after delivering a pitch in the first inning. I had gotten to the ballpark in New Britain on Thursday morning at around 9am for a 10:35 start time. I really wanted to get some coffee and eat breakfast but that would have to wait until I went […]

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