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Dickey Wants An Extension, But Shouldn’t Wright Get One First?

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
Dickey Wants An Extension, But Shouldn’t Wright Get One First?

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, R.A. Dickey would like the front office to pick up his $5 million dollar option for 2013 and begin negotiating a contract extension, saying: “I like it here and I want to be here. I feel like the team is moving in the right direction, and I want to […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: Powered by Pitching in Pittsburgh Edition

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: Powered by Pitching in Pittsburgh Edition

The Mets hooked up with new and, dare we say improved Pittsburgh Pirates for a three game set this week. The hallmark of these three games was just outstanding pitching by both teams. The Mets win the series taking two of three, and here are the 3 & 3. 3 Up: R.A. Dickey: R.A. Dickey […]

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Farm Report: Wheeler Dazzles ‘Em In New Britain, Vaughn Homers In St. Lucie Win

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Wheeler Dazzles ‘Em In New Britain, Vaughn Homers In St. Lucie Win

Buffalo, Travel Day Herd Rumblings: Buffalo (26-20) had an off-day on Wednesday as they traveled from Indianapolis back to Buffalo. The Bisons look to get back on the winning track after dropping three in a row at 7:05 p.m. on Thursday, when they play the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees in Buffalo with the Yankees as the home team. […]

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The Saga that is the Binghamton Mets and the PDC

An article by posted on May 23, 2012 0 Comments
The Saga that is the Binghamton Mets and the PDC

Where the situation in Buffalo is relatively clear cut (see my babble from a few weeks back), the saga that is the Binghamton Mets is a bit more convoluted, and rife with rumors, suppositions, and innuendos. As with every impending expiration of the player development contracts, professionals and novices alike like to begin playing Monday […]

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A New Niese On Life, Mets Win 3-1 Against Pirates

An article by posted on May 23, 2012 0 Comments
A New Niese On Life, Mets Win 3-1 Against Pirates

Jonathon Niese had a great bounce back outing after his last start, and the Mets scattered three runs in the early innings to take todays game from the Pirates, 3-1 and the series as well Game Notes Jonathon Niese looked spectacular today, going seven and two-third innings, giving up one run on five hits, walking […]

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Fear And Loathing In New Britain With Some RockCat Angst

An article by posted on May 23, 2012 0 Comments
Fear And Loathing In New Britain With Some RockCat Angst

B-Met Manager Pedro Lopez Throws BP Well at least Wheeler is pitching today, and I just saw him and boy does he have his game face on. After two rain-filled night games where the RockCats ate the B-Mets lunch, we got day baseball, we got sun, and we got Zack Wheeler on the hill today. […]

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Around The League: This Week In Baseball

An article by posted on May 23, 2012 0 Comments
Around The League: This Week In Baseball

Hey all. Fresh from the land of random information that matters to somebody out there, here are some notes from across the MLB in the past week. You might find some of this interesting. Aroldis Chapman may have had the most intriguing last few days of any MLB player – as he was involved in […]

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Making The Right Call At Second Base

An article by posted on May 23, 2012 0 Comments
Making The Right Call At Second Base

A parent recently told me an inspiring story of sportsmanship, from a Flagler Police Athletic League playoff game. It was the bottom of the fourth inning, in the 10-and-under minors division semifinals Wednesday night, at the Flagler County Fairgrounds. The game between the Tigers (coached by Rick Torres) and the Royals (coached by Jay Pigninelli) […]

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B-Met Futility: McHugh’s Great Performance Goes Down The Drain – Savannah Wins

An article by posted on May 23, 2012 0 Comments
B-Met Futility: McHugh’s Great Performance Goes Down The Drain – Savannah Wins

  Indianapolis 6, Buffalo 3 By Andrew O’Brien For the third straight game, the Buffalo Bisons played shoddy defense Tuesday afternoon en route to a 6-3 loss to the Indianapolis Indians. The loss marked the third straight for the Triple-A Mets. The Bisons committed three errors Tuesday, upping the four-game series total to 12. Chris […]

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Arr, Dickey Stifles The Pirates In A Swashbucklin’ 3-2 Victory Over The Pirates

An article by posted on May 22, 2012 0 Comments
Arr, Dickey Stifles The Pirates In A Swashbucklin’ 3-2 Victory Over The Pirates

Dickey probably could have gone the entire game tonight the way he was dealing – 7 dominant innings led the Mets to a 3-2 victory. Summary I have come to the conclusion that I need to see as many of Tricky Dick’s games as I possibly can, because this man can seriously pitch. R.A. started […]

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