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Even I’m Starting To Believe

An article by posted on June 9, 2010 0 Comments

Most of you who read my words on here each week know that I have a healthy dose of skepticism and cynicism when it comes to these Mets.  But while I’m not about to start sending “Ya gotta believe!” messages like one of my buddies does even when the Mets lose a bunch of games […]

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I Sang “Send Me An Angel” And The Mets Answered!

An article by posted on June 9, 2010 0 Comments

Ok, being that it is a Wednesday morning after a thrilling walk-off victory against the best team in the National League, I figured I would share with you a little story about how I may have helped the Mets win last night. Let me first go on record stating that I would not consider myself […]

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Pelf’s Pellucid Performance

An article by posted on June 9, 2010 0 Comments

Pelted only by the game’s second and third hitters, Mike Pelfrey threw perhaps his best game of the season. For the second time in a row, our number five man to start the season, looked Seaver-esque, almost always ahead of hitters in the count, he economized on his pitches magnificently and got batters to swing […]

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Ike Strikes Late, Mets Walkoff With 2-1 Win In Extras

An article by posted on June 9, 2010 0 Comments

In a great pitching performance by Mike Pelfrey, the Mets continued their home winning streak, defeating the punchless Padres in 11 innings. Game Notes Mike Pelfrey was outright dominant today, letting up 1 run on 5 hits with no walks and 6 strikeouts in NINE innings. Outside of the first inning, where Pelfrey gave up […]

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6/8 Minor League Report! Havens, LUCAS, CARSON!

An article by posted on June 9, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 0/1/1, Durham 7/10/0 cf Emmanuel Garcia 0 for 4, 2 Ks, .195 ss Justin Turner 0 for 3, BB, .273 dh Mike Jacobs 1 for 4, 2 Ks, .280 rf Val Pascucci 0 for 4, 2 Ks, .241 3b Mike Cervanek 0 for 3, .220 2b Russ Adams 0 for 2, […]

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Mets Draft Watch: Day 2

An article by posted on June 8, 2010 0 Comments

Well, we’re in for a long day of draft picks on Day 2. The Mets did not have a pick in the Compensation Round or Round 2. This page will be updated throughout the day with every new pick, as well as my comments and background info. I would like to thank all of you […]

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Mets Have Trade Bait

An article by posted on June 8, 2010 0 Comments

Omar Minaya became the General Manager at the end of the 2004 season.  Since then the Mets have mostly been quiet when it comes to the trade deadline.  Except for 2006, when Duaner Sanchez went for a cab ride, injured his shoulder, forcing Omar to make a trade with the Pirates for Oliver Perez (thanks […]

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6/7 Minor League Report! Puello + Matt Harvey is a Met (7th pick)

An article by posted on June 8, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 0/3/1, Norfolk 6/10/0 In the last week, the Bisons have lost: starting SS (Mets), starting CF (Mets), starting 2b/1b, starting C (backswing/concussion) – that’s rough. cf Emmanuel Garcia 0 for 4, K, .216 ss Justin Turner 1 for 4, .280 dh Mike Jacobs 0 for 4, K, .280 rf Val Pascucci […]

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Brewers Release Jeff Suppan, Could Provide Depth For Mets

An article by posted on June 7, 2010 0 Comments

If you have not already heard, the Brewer’s recently released Jeff Suppan.  Jeff has had a miserable season to date posting an 0-2 win loss record, an ERA of 7.48, and an average of 3.7 BB/9 innings.  With the Brewer’s responsible for Suppan’s $10.08 million dollar salary for 2010 including a $2 million dollar buyout at […]

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Wigginton Wants To Stay With The Orioles

An article by posted on June 7, 2010 0 Comments

Orioles infielder Ty Wigginton wants to remain with the Orioles if the alternative is receiving little playing time elsewhere, according to Dan Connolly of The Baltimore Sun. Wigginton told Connolly that he’s not campaigning for a deal and enjoys playing in Baltimore: “If I were to go somewhere, I’d want it to be somewhere I […]

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