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Niese, Wright, Beltran Fuel Mets With 3-1 Win Over Astros

An article by posted on August 16, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets take the series opener against the Astros, 3-1. The last time the Mets took the road opener, was back on June 18th against the Yankees. Almost two months ago. Jon Niese had another great start but walks away with a no decision. The offense supplied some late inning support to win the game. […]

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Morning Grind: Mets Future Shock, 50 Games Or Less

An article by posted on August 16, 2010 0 Comments

Good Morning, Met fans. Quite frankly, there are a lot of things to be excited about. Being a Met fan is not one of them. The direction of this team leaves a lot to be desired. I am going to say something that I never ever thought I would say. Please understand my emphatic emphasis […]

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Mets Offense Gone AWOL – Mets Lose 3-1 To Phils

An article by posted on August 15, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets lost game three to the Phillies, 3-1 tonight and lose the series. Mike Pelfrey had a decent outing, not exactly like his last start, but an outing that the Mets could have won on. That is if the Mets had any offense. Six hits, one run tonight. Thanks to Jose Reyes’ solo homerun […]

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8/14 Minor League Report! Ratliff, HARRIS, Almonte!

An article by posted on August 14, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 4/10/0, Pawtucket 6/9/0 Michael Antonini got crushed for 6 runs on 9 hits in 6 innings to take the loss, and the prospecty middle of the Bisons order were just 3 for 12 to night with 4 strikeouts and no walks, a far cry from last night’s showing. Kirk Nieuwenhuis took […]

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Mets Errors Prove Costly, Lose 4-0 To Phils

An article by posted on August 14, 2010 0 Comments

Mets couldn’t keep the win streak going as they lose game two against the Phillies, 4-0. The Mets held the Phillies to 38 scoreless innings in Citi Field but that was snapped in the third inning. Pat Misch pitched well in his first start with the Mets on the season. The bullpen was great. The […]

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Dickey Conquers, Mets Win 1-0

An article by posted on August 14, 2010 0 Comments

R.A. Dickey was masterful, allowing ONE HIT all game and giving the Mets their second straight shutout in a row. Game Notes As Joe D mentioned in his post, Dickey was OUTSTANDING. Dickey allowed one hit over nine innings, walking one and striking out seven. Dickey was never in trouble, and minus one walk got […]

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8/13 Minor League Report! DUDA, Nieuwenhuis!

An article by posted on August 14, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 9/12/1, Pawtucket 4/11/1 The prospecty middle of the Bisons order (Lucas Duda, Nick Evans, and Kirk Nieuwenhuis) went a combined 5 for 12 with 3 runs, a double, 2 homers and all 9 RBI, along with 3 walks and just one strikeout. Dillon Gee gave up 3 runs over 5 innings […]

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Pat Misch Starting Saturday

An article by posted on August 13, 2010 0 Comments

Updated 9:42 PM The Mets have sent down Ryota Igarashi and Raul Valdes to AAA-Buffalo to make room for Pat Misch and Frankie Rodriguez returning. Original Post 5:34 PM Jerry Manuel has confirmed that left-hander Pat Misch will start for the Mets on Saturday against the Phillies. The choice was between Misch and Oliver Perez. […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on August 13, 2010 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves: (66-48; Leader) The Braves took two of three from the Houston Astros, and will open up a weekend series with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Mike Minor made his debut against the Astros, going 6 IP with 4 Runs, 3 Earned. The big news out of Atlanta, though, is that we may have seen […]

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Jeff Francoeur – Worst Everyday Player?

An article by posted on August 13, 2010 0 Comments

Joe Posnanski answered a question on his blog a few days back about who is the worst everyday player in baseball for 2010. “A friend and I have a bet – I say Rony Cedeno, he says Chone Figgins. I know Yuni was your choice at one point last year, can you give us an […]

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