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An ext.R.A.ordinary Story

An article by posted on June 28, 2010 0 Comments

A little over a month ago, May 25th to be exact, the Mets rotation was in disarray.  Sporting two starters on the DL and another banished to the bullpen to be lost forever (or at least we hope), the starting 5 needed saving.  On that day R.A. Dickey, who looks like he just jumped off an old […]

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6/27 Minor League Report! WILMER, LAGARES, Ceciliani!

An article by posted on June 27, 2010 0 Comments

Song of the Night: Derek and the Dominoes – Layla (love it!) AAA International League: Buffalo 6/9/0, Charlotte 3/11/1 2b Justin Turner 1 for 5, 2 Ks, .270 ss Russ Adams 1 for 5, run, K, .235 cf Juan Padilla 2 for 4, run, 2b, .286 1b Mike Jacobs 1 for 4, run, .253 rf […]

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6/26 Minor League Report! EVANS!

An article by posted on June 27, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 2/6/0, Charlotte 3/9/1 ss Justin Turner 1 for 2, RBI, BB, .272 2b Russ Adams 1 for 4, 2b, .236 cf Juan Padilla 0 for 4, .258 dh Mike Jacobs 0 for 4, 2 Ks, .253 1b Val Pascucci 0 for 3, BB, .219 rf Fernando Martinez 0 for 4, 3 […]

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Doug’s Dugout: Wilpon Could Give Green Light On Lee

An article by posted on June 26, 2010 0 Comments

In Doug’s Dugout today I talk about interleague play and the tab for Cliff Lee: For anyone who thinks interleague play is for the birds, they never had the Birds of Baltimore on their schedule….or the Indians and Tigers.  If the Mets can win the series against the Twins this weekend, after splitting six games with the […]

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Change May Not Be A Good Thing For The Mets

An article by posted on June 26, 2010 0 Comments

There hasn’t been a time where there’s more to talk about since the offseason than right now. Your favorite orange and blue clad warriors are firmly in second place less than a game behind the division leading Bravos. The Mets are hitting (especially situationally) and are providing run support for their starters with more consistency. […]

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Wrighting The Ship, Mets Win 5-2

An article by posted on June 26, 2010 0 Comments

David Wright went 2-3 with a HR and two RBI and the Mets behind Mike Pelfrey’s pitching won the first game against the Minnesota Twins, 5-2. Game Recap Mike Pelfrey did not have his best stuff today, but still managed to pitch a quality six innings. Big Pelf gave up two runs on six hits […]

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6/25 Minor League Report! PUELLO, CECILIANI, MCQUEEN, ADERLIN, VAN GURP!

An article by posted on June 26, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 2/5/2, Charlotte 5/11/0 ss Justin Turner 1 for 4, run, .269 2b Russ Adams 2 for 3, run, 2b, HR, RBI, BB, .236 cf Jorge Padilla 1 for 3, BB, K, .296 dh Mike Jacobs 1 for 4, RBI, K, .258 1b Val Pascucci 0 for 3, BB, .226 rf Fernando […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on June 25, 2010 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves: (42-31; Leader) The Braves were swept by the Chicago White Sox, and will now face the Detroit Tigers. The prime pitching matchup in this series comes on Sunday, with Tommy Hanson vs. Justin Verlander. Philadelphia Phillies: (38-32; -2.5) The Phillies swept the Cleveland Indians, and will stay in Philadelphia to play the Blue […]

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Tigers Claw Mets For 6 Runs In Loss To Detroit

An article by posted on June 24, 2010 0 Comments

Mets couldn’t get the sweep against the Tigers as they lose 6-5 despite a late inning rally. Mets fall back to .5 games behind the Braves. Game Summary Hisanori Takahashi started for the Mets and got roughed up by the Tigers early in his worst start of the season. Takahashi, who has had a great […]

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Mets Frontrunners For Mariners Lee?

An article by posted on June 24, 2010 0 Comments

So I was doing my mornings due diligence and reading the various storylines across the blogosphere about our Metsies and came across an interesting tidbit via MLB Traderumors.com from Ben Nicholson-Smith. Ben had linked to a story by Geoff Baker of the Seattle Times. Baker asserts that the Mets are frontrunners along with Minnesota to acquire […]

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