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NL East Report

An article by posted on June 18, 2010 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves: (39-28; Leader) The Braves took two out of three from the Tampa Bay Rays, and will play three against the Kansas City Royals. Kris Medlen vs. Zach Greinke is the matchup on Saturday. Philadelphia Phillies: (34-30; -3.5) The Phillies took two of three from the New York Yankees, and will face the Minnesota […]

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New York, New York: Rumble In The Bronx

An article by posted on June 18, 2010 0 Comments

It’s that time again – I happen to love the Subway Series, but I know there are others who don’t.  Anyway we’ve reached the weekend and it’s the second act of the Subway Series for 2010. The Mets go to the Big City for the games at the new Yankee Stadium on Friday night, and […]

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Mets Feeling Right At Home On The Road

An article by posted on June 18, 2010 0 Comments

All of a sudden the New York Mets know how to win on the road.  They are 6-0 on the current road trip, ten games over .500 and find themselves heading into the Bronx just a half a game behind the division leading Braves.  That’s right, the Braves. The Mets have gone 9-1 in their […]

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6/17 Minor League Report! Ar. ROD!

An article by posted on June 17, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 0/3/0, Indianapolis 2/7/0 rf Russ Adams 0 for 3, BB, .239 2b Justin Turner 0 for 4, K, .275 1b Mike Jacobs 0 for 3, BB, .260 3b Mike Cervanek 0 for 4, K, .230 cf Fernando Martinez 1 for 4, 2b (8), K, .267 lf Lucas Duda 1 for 3, […]

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Big Problem: The Mets Bullpen Still Stinks!

An article by posted on June 17, 2010 0 Comments

The only good thing about the Mets bullpen is that it has not been needed over the last two weeks.  The starting pitching and the offense have been strong enough to carry the team.  But here’s my advice to Omar Minaya:  Do something quickly about the Mets pathetic bullpen.  Otherwise it could very well turn […]

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Angel Answers, Mets Beat Indians 8-4

An article by posted on June 17, 2010 0 Comments

In his 3rd straight solid outing, Jonathon Niese pitched a solid 7 innings and the offense gave him all the support he would need in the 8-4 victory Game Notes Jonathon Niese went to the mound today, and pitched a gem against the team he used to root for as a kid. Niese gave up […]

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6/16 Minor League Report! STINSON, WELCH, Torres, CARSON, ZAPATA, COHOON!

An article by posted on June 17, 2010 0 Comments

AA Eastern League: Binghamton 11/18/1, Richmond 2/7/3 Josh Stinson had the best outing of his pro career, giving up just 5 hits and 2 runs (1 earned) over 7 innings for his 4th win of the season. In his 4 starts, Stinson’s got a 1.66 era spanning 21.2 innings. The Mets exploded offensively for 18 […]

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I Want More Interleague Play

An article by posted on June 16, 2010 0 Comments

I grew up in an era when interleague play was a pipe dream, or a gleam in Bud Selig’s eye.  But I always loved watching the World Series when a National League team would face off against an American League squad, and I also remember going to the Mayor’s Trophy Game, an exhibition between the […]

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Wright and Co. Run Wild As Mets Edge Indians 7-6

An article by posted on June 16, 2010 0 Comments

After his 2nd straight outing allowing 4 runs, the Mets offense picked up Johan Santana and won their 4th straight on the road from the Indians, 7-6. Game Recap Johan Santana went out today, and although not dominant, he controlled his damage to primarily the 2nd inning. Johan allowed 4 runs on 7 hits with […]

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6/15 Minor League Report! FULLER!

An article by posted on June 16, 2010 0 Comments

I gotta give a shoutout to Ken Davidoff, who I routinely bother/tweak on Twitter over his Met/Yankee prediction tweet(s). He’s very funny, and a very good sport about it. More journalists could take lessons from him on fan interaction. AAA International League: Buffalo 7/9/0, LeHigh Valley 3/9/2 ss Andy Green 1 for 4, run, K, […]

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