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K-Rod Fail: Nats Walkoff All Over Mets Again

An article by posted on July 3, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets end up losing 6-5 to the Nationals on a walk-off hit for Pudge Rodriguez off of closer Frankie Rodriguez in the bottom of the ninth. It’s the 10th time the Mets gave up the lead in the opposing team’s final at bats. Game Summary R.A. Dickey gets back to his impressive pitching streak after receiving […]

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7/3 Minor League Report! NIEUWENHUIS, JA ROD!

An article by posted on July 3, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 0/5/0, Rochester 1/5/0 2b Justin Turner 0 for 4, K, .269 ss Luis Hernandez 1 for 3, BB, K, .313 cf Jorge Padilla 1 for 4, K, .339 dh Mike Jacobs 1 for 4, .257 1b Val Pascucci 1 for 4, 3 Ks, .226 rf Fernando Martinez 1 for 4, .250 […]

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Let’s Play Final Jeopardy: And The Answer Is, Cliff Lee!

An article by posted on July 3, 2010 0 Comments

Throughout my time writing for Mets Merized, I’ve always been one who preaches the rare virtue of patience.  The formula is straightforward.  Keep and develop your minor leaguers, complement them with a few key free agents, and over time you will have built a long lasting winning team.  It’s a simple theory but of course […]

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7/2 Minor League Report! VALDESPIN, P. ZAPATA, Ceciliani, TIJERNIA, MCQUEEN, JA ROD, CORDERO!

An article by posted on July 3, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 12/13/2, Rochester 4/8/2 2b Justin Turner 3 for 5, 3 runs, RBI, .274 ss Luis Hernandez 1 for 3, run, .308 cf Jorge Padilla 1 for 4, 2 runs, BB, K, .345 1b Mike Jacobs 2 for 4, 2 runs, 2 2b, 3 RBI, BB, .257 rf Fernando Martinez 1 for […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on July 2, 2010 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves: (46-33; Leader) The Braves took two of three from the Washington Nationals and will open a three game series with the Marlins this weekend. J Hey was placed on the DL with a thumb injury, while he was 2nd in the All-Star voting in the OF. If he is not ready by then, […]

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Should The Mets Trade Deadline be July 4th?

An article by posted on July 2, 2010 0 Comments

As you know today is Friday, and it is my favorite day of the week.  Most in part because it means the end of the work week, but also because today is my day to talk Mets with my Metsmerized buddies. So lets talk Mets and more importantly Mets trade deadline talk.  As you all […]

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Pitchers, Pitch Counts And The Manager

An article by posted on July 2, 2010 0 Comments

Watching Sandy Koufax pitch was the beginning of my love affair with pitchers. They are special athletes who are more than just that – they are thinkers and planners as well. They are the linchpins of the field – the game is theirs and the wins and losses go on their personal records – forever. […]

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7/1 Minor League Report! RATLIFF, CECILIANI!

An article by posted on July 2, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 2/7/0, Rochester 0/6/0 2b Justin Turner 0 for 4, 2 Ks, .266 ss Luis Hernandez 3 for 4, run, 3 2b, .300 cf Jorge Padilla 2 for 3, BB, K, .353 dh Mike Jacobs 0 for 3, RBI, BB, K, .253 1b Val Pascucci 0 for 3, BB, K, .225 rf […]

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6/30 Minor League Report! Antonini, AR ROD!

An article by posted on July 1, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 9/13/0, Syracuse 4/9/3 ss Justin Turner 1 for 5, 2 runs, RBI, K, .271 2b Andy Green 2 for 3, 2 runs, BB, .268 cf Jorge Padilla 3 for 4, run, 2 2b, 4 RBI, K, .333 1b Mike Jacobs 1 for 4, 2b, BB, .256 rf Val Pascucci 0 for […]

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Mets Salvage 6-5 Win In San Juan

An article by posted on July 1, 2010 0 Comments

In a game delayed almost two hours, Mike Pelfrey struggled but Jesus Feliciano helped set the table for the Mets, as they took the final game of the series against the Marlins, 6-5. Game Notes After a long rain delay, Mike Pelfrey was obviously affected adversely, getting beaten around. In four and two thirds of […]

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