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The Nieuwenhuis and Edmonds Comparison

An article by posted on 21/04/2012 98 Comments
The Nieuwenhuis and Edmonds Comparison

Thoughts from Joe D. – I wanted to revisit this post Pete wrote a week ago because I believe the conversation has gained some relevancy now. Since the day Pete made the comparison to Jim Edmonds, I’m seeing that defensive comparison popping up in many circles in the last 48 hours. What Pete said about […]

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4/20 Mets Farm Report: Buffalo and Bingo Win, Savannah Falls in Thirteen

An article by posted on 21/04/2012 0 Comments
4/20 Mets Farm Report: Buffalo and Bingo Win, Savannah Falls in Thirteen

BUFFALO 6 – SYRACUSE 4  By Pete Shapiro The Bisons stampeded into Syracuse on Friday for a 3-game set with the Chiefs, and by the time the dust had settled the Herd had stuck Syracuse with a 6-4 loss, their 5th straight and 9th in their last ten games. In doing so the Herd reached […]

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Post Game: Mets Come Up Short In 4-3 Extra-Inning Loss To Giants

An article by posted on 21/04/2012 0 Comments
Post Game: Mets Come Up Short In 4-3 Extra-Inning Loss To Giants

Recap Jon Niese has himself another good start. He only went six innings and allowed seven hits, but kept the Giants to only three runs. He walks two and strikes out five. Niese continues to prove himself to his contract with another start that was not helped by much hitting.He walks away with a no […]

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Zack Wheeler Makes BA’s Prospect Hot Sheet

An article by posted on 20/04/2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Makes BA’s Prospect Hot Sheet

Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet for the period April 13-19 has Mets top prospect RHP Zack Wheeler ranked #6 and RHP Domingo Tapia gets an honorable mention. Yesterday, the Mets tweeted that since first donning a Mets uniform, Zack Wheeler has struck out 52 batters in 42 innings pitched while only allowing 38 hits, 10 walks and no […]

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The Final Word On Small Sample Size

An article by posted on 20/04/2012 0 Comments
The Final Word On Small Sample Size

Hahaha, this was produced by SNY’s Ted Berg and Brett Hauze, although It’s not clear who the tenor is. That was genius! Originally featured on Ted Quarters.

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4/19 Mets Farm Report: Huchingson and Gorski Were Dealing!

An article by posted on 20/04/2012 0 Comments
4/19 Mets Farm Report: Huchingson and Gorski Were Dealing!

MMO Mets Farm Report – The Next Best Thing To Being There! LEHIGH VALLEY 8 – BUFFALO 4 By Pete Shapiro The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs broke a 2-2 tie with a 5-run 8th inning, that branded the Herd with an eventual 8-4 loss on Thursday afternoon in Buffalo. Reliever RHP Jack Egbert (0-1) pitched […]

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Checking In On The Mets 2011 Draft Class

An article by posted on 20/04/2012 0 Comments
Checking In On The Mets 2011 Draft Class

I’m going to be taking a look at the last few years of draft classes (2009-2011) for the Mets as we take a look at who’s doing what in the early goings of the new season. I’m keeping it simple and looking only at the top five rounds with an honorable mention here or there. […]

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4/18 Mets Farm Report: Wheeler, Montero, Hefner Deliver Dominant Performances, Gnats Turn Two

An article by posted on 19/04/2012 0 Comments
4/18 Mets Farm Report: Wheeler, Montero, Hefner Deliver Dominant Performances, Gnats Turn Two

Buffalo 4, Lehigh Valley 1 Starting pitcher Jeremy Hefner turned in his best performance of the young season to pick up his second win of the season. The hulking right-hander tossed seven dominant innings and allowed just unearned run on four hits and walk while striking out three. Hefner is now sporting a 1.96 ERA. […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: The Tomahawked Edition

An article by posted on 19/04/2012 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: The Tomahawked Edition

On Wednesday afternoon the Mets wrapped up a three game series with the Atlanta Braves. After winning game one of the series, the Mets dropped the next two, both games marked by bad starting pitching. The good news is, the Mets finish a very tough six game road trip at 3-3 (You could say, 3 […]

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Mets Minors: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not?

An article by posted on 18/04/2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not?

WHO’S HOT? HITTERS Travis Taijeron (SAV) – The 23-year-old right-handed hitting slugger has been playing mostly CF for Savannah and has been doing it all at the plate. Drafted in the 18th round of the 2011 MLB Draft Taijeron has shown an excellent ability to make contact and hit for power in his professional career so […]

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