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Morning Grind: Johan Shutout, Boycott, K-Rod, No Country For Old Men

An article by posted on August 13, 2010 0 Comments

SHUTOUT The “Ace” Johan Santana pitched a shutout yesterday afternoon against the Rockies in a 4-0 win, giving up 4 hits in his complete game effort. Santana has, most emphatically in this game at least, shown why he is the real closer for this team. Whenever things get off track, the ace is supposed to […]

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Mets Actions Must Fit The Crime

An article by posted on August 13, 2010 0 Comments

The New York Mets today announced they are taking the following disciplinary action against pitcher Francisco Rodriguez: The team has placed Rodriguez on the restricted list for two days. He will be removed from the roster, will not be with the team, and will not be paid during that time. “Ownership and the organization are […]

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Don’t Mess With The Johan! – Part Two, Mets Shutout Rockies 4-0

An article by posted on August 12, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets took the rubber game of the series with a 4-0 win over the Rockies thanks to the likes of Johan Santana. Santana pitched a complete game shutout and kept the relievers in the bullpen. Reyes and Beltran both had a multiple game. The Mets get back to .500 on the season. Game Summary […]

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8/12 Minor League Report! FAMILIA, AR ROD, Vaughn!

An article by posted on August 12, 2010 0 Comments

A+ Florida State League: St. Lucie 2/7/0, Palm Beach 4/10/1 Jeurys Familia put together back to back outstanding starts for one of the few times this season, this one was even better then his previous outing. He allowed a run on 7 hits in 7 innings, but took a tough ND after Elvin Ramirez got […]

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Morning Grind: Frenchy, Crawford/Mets, Reyes

An article by posted on August 12, 2010 0 Comments

Good morning, Met Nation. 2010 or  Bust? The debate over trading certain players have risen to a fever pitch. This provokes a thought for the day: Do you want to ride the season out and hope for 2011 that things will change significantly enough for a world title run? Or do you want to fight for […]

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K-Rod’s Punch Out, Frenchy Fried, and Why J-Man is the Man!

An article by posted on August 12, 2010 0 Comments

My, my but the New York Post is full of fun Mets stories on this night when the Amazins fell to the Rox 6-2. First up, breaking news: K-Rod beats up father-in-law, sending him to hospital. I couldn’t stand that jerk either. Betcha he’ll think twice about mouthin’ off to Frankie. WTF? Well, it does […]

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Acosta Atrocious, Mets Lose 6-2

An article by posted on August 12, 2010 0 Comments

Jonathon Niese pitched a gem today, but the bullpen blew ANOTHER lead and the Mets lost the game, 6-2. Game Notes Jonathon was great today, giving up one run on five hits in seven innings with seven strikeouts and NO walks. Johnathon was in the zone today, getting behind some hitters early today but finding […]

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8/11 Minor League Report! EVANS!

An article by posted on August 12, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 10/14/1, Scranton 4/10/3 rf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 5, run, K, .346 2b Justin Turner 0 for 4, 2 runs, BB, K, .301 lf Lucas Duda 1 for 5, RBI (45), K, .317 1b Nick Evans 3 for 5, 2 runs, 2b (6), HR (2), RBI (11), K, .333 cf Kirk […]

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A Long Time Fan’s Thoughts

An article by posted on August 11, 2010 0 Comments

Its been a long time since my last post here on MMO, but it’s great to be back. I’ve been a Met since in 1973, I know there are those of you out there who go back even further tan I do, and I salute you. Especially those of you who are original Met fans, […]

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Beltran Trading Spaces?

An article by posted on August 11, 2010 0 Comments

“I believe” in miracles. I really believe in trades when they make sense. My personal feelings aside (for now), I think everybody on this team should be up for grabs and should not be deemed “untouchable”. Recent history shows that any thing done to change the chemistry and the dynamic of this team should be done quickly and efficiently. […]

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