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Pelf Great, Bullpen Holds, Mets Win 2-1

An article by posted on August 27, 2010 0 Comments

In the closest game that the Mets have played in recent weeks, Mike Pelfrey pitched an eight inning gem and after Bobby Parnell got into trouble, Hisanori Takahashi closed the door and the Mets won 2-1. Game Notes Mike Pelfrey pitched a gem today, going eight innings giving up six hits and two walks and […]

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8/27 Minor League Report! STINSON!

An article by posted on August 27, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 4/11/0, Syracuse 2/9/3 Josh Stinson had an outstanding outing tonight for the Bisons, with 7 shutout innings to lead Buffalo to a 4-2 victory. Lucas Duda and Nick Evans, who combined for a miserable 1 for 13 yesterday in the 14 inning game, were a combined 4 for 9 tonight. Kirk […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on August 27, 2010 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves: (73-54; Leader) The Braves were swept by the Colorado Rockies, and look to rebound this week against the Florida Marlins. Saturday’s matchup features two 14-game winners in Tim Hudson and Ricky Nolasco. Sunday’s game features two 11-game winners in Derek Lowe and Josh Johnson. Philadelphia Phillies: (70-57; -3) As bad as the Braves […]

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Roger Clemens To Be Arraigned On Monday

An article by posted on August 27, 2010 0 Comments

This is what A.J. Perez of MLB wrote about the Clemens news on Thursday afternoon: Roger Clemens’ arraignment on six felony charges linked to his testimony in front of a Congressional committee will take place in Washington on Monday. A notice of Clemens’ first hearing in the case since charges were announced last week was […]

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8/26 Minor League Report! Ceciliani, Vaughn, ADERLIN, De La Cruz!

An article by posted on August 27, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 4/16/0, Syracuse 5/10/1 in 14 innings The Bisons were 3 for 17 with RISP (.176) and left 19 men on base. Yeah…uh, not good. Five Bisons had multi hit games. ss Luis Hernandez 4 for 8, 3b, 2 RBI, 2 Ks, .280 2b Andy Green 2 for 7, run, BB, 2 […]

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Mets Lose 11-4 To The Marlins And Lose The Series

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets lose the rubber game against the Marlins, 11-4. Niese was doing well early but just fell apart in the sixth inning. Bullpen was good minus Feliciano and Dessens. Wright had another homerun and a pair of RBIs on the night. Game Summary Jon Niese had a great beginning of the game for the […]

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Reevaluating the Past and My Fandom

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

After Jesse Orosco struck out Marty Barrett, I lost my passion for the Mets. I don’t know why, but its never been the same. I just didn’t care as much in 1987 as I did in all the previous years, and with each passing year I cared less and less. In 2007 I started rooting […]

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Almost Doesn’t Count, Mets Lose 5-4

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

After a decent outing from Pat Misch, the Mets nearly managed to come back against the Marlins for the second day in a row, but fell short losing 5-4 Game Notes Pat Misch was hit hard today from the onset of the game, and despite being efficient with his pitches, Misch only managed to go […]

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8/25 Minor League Report! Vasquez, De La Cruz!

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 3/8/0, Pawtucket 8/11/2 in 10 innings ss Luis Hernandez 1 for 5, K, .271 2b Andy Green 1 for 4, 2b, RBI, BB, .257 lf Lucas Duda 0 for 4, BB, .319 1b Nick Evans 3 for 4, run, 3b (1), BB, .326 cf Kirk Nieuwenhuis 0 for 5, RBI (13), […]

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Six Reasons 2010 IS A Great Season

An article by posted on August 25, 2010 0 Comments

Despite the Mets 63-62 record, numerous team problems, mismanagement and an overall inability to win on the road, 2010 has been a great season for the Mets from a different point of view. I’ll avoid the sappy introduction filled with highlights and recaps of moments when they succeeded and just get into the observations: 1. […]

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