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3 Up and 3 Down: Ready Or Not, Here It Comes…

An article by posted on March 31, 2012 0 Comments
3 Up and 3 Down: Ready Or Not, Here It Comes…

With opening day less than a week away, it’s time to weigh in with a brand new edition of “3 Up & 3 Down”. Here’s what I’m looking forward to in 2012, the 50th anniversary season of New York Mets Baseball! 3 Up: The Return of Johan Santana:One word comes to mind when I think […]

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Prospect Notes From Friday

An article by posted on March 31, 2012 0 Comments
Prospect Notes From Friday

As we enter the final weekend of minor league spring training, let’s see how the four long-season clubs fared on Friday. BUFFALO BISONS (AAA) Matt Harvey took the mound for the Buffalo Bisons Friday in a minor league spring training game against the Memphis Redbirds. The Bisons now have just two spring games remaining before […]

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Haute Cuisine

An article by posted on March 31, 2012 71 Comments
Haute Cuisine

Mets Merized Online was invited last Monday to cover a Mets food tasting at CitiField’s Delta Sky360 Club, or as they put it, “The All-Star Dining Line-Up.”  Due to some fortunate circumstances (for me), I was able to attend. So I headed out Monday with a camera and my appetite. I know that there are […]

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Zimmerman Says Mets Should Re-sign Wright; Johnson Questions Team’s Direction

An article by posted on March 30, 2012 0 Comments
Zimmerman Says Mets Should Re-sign Wright; Johnson Questions Team’s Direction

As we all know, David Wright’s contract technically ends this year (However, there is a option for 2013).  Speaking of Wright’s contract, Mike Puma of the New York Post spoke with Nationals 3rd Basemen Ryan Zimmerman about Wright’s contract with the Mets.  Zimmerman told Puma that the Mets should resign David Wright. “He enjoys being […]

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Prospect Notebook: The Final Week

An article by posted on March 30, 2012 0 Comments
Prospect Notebook: The Final Week

The Binghamton Mets (AA) broke a three game losing streak on Thursday with a 10-6 win over the Jacksonville Suns (Marlins). The B-Mets put together a 12-hit attack, led by outfielder Cesar Puello who had a single, a double, a HR, and two SB’s. The righty-hitting Puello will turn 21 in two days. CF Darrell […]

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Pelfrey Strong, Grand Slam For Wright… Wait, What? Mets Win 9-1

An article by posted on March 29, 2012 0 Comments
Pelfrey Strong, Grand Slam For Wright… Wait, What? Mets Win 9-1

I saw it with my own four eyes – Wright hit a Grand Slam and Mike Pelfrey looked great in a 9-1 rout of the Houston Astros. Summary So let me knock the negativity out of the way to begin. It was the Astros and they looked completely outmatched. The Astros are a 100-loss team, […]

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If Torres Is Not Ready To Go, Who’s Your Choice In Center?

An article by posted on March 29, 2012 0 Comments
If Torres Is Not Ready To Go, Who’s Your Choice In Center?

With opening day right around the corner Andres Torres is still not totally cleared to play.  Torres has not played in a game since last week due to a strained calf muscle. He took indoor batting practice yesterday but that is a long way from playing in real game action. He still needs to be […]

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Spring Training Update: Buffalo Bisons

An article by posted on March 29, 2012 0 Comments
Spring Training Update: Buffalo Bisons

With just three days remaining in Spring Training for the Mets minor league clubs, contributions by certain players in yesterday’s Buffalo Bisons spring training game caused me to do a double-take. Say what? First up, the winning pitcher in today’s game for the Bisons was left-hander Mark Cohoon. Cohoon had a great year in 2009 […]

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Mets Will Get Wright Return On David This Season

An article by posted on March 28, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Will Get Wright Return On David This Season

David Wright has been the subject of trade rumors since last season.  Over the past few years we keep hearing how he is not the same player he used to be.  When you really sit down and look at it, is he really that far off from what he was a couple of seasons ago? […]

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Mets To Announce 2012 Minor League Rosters

An article by posted on March 28, 2012 0 Comments
Mets To Announce 2012 Minor League Rosters

Either today or tomorrow the Mets are extremely likely, according to sources, to announce the 2012 minor league rosters for each of the long-season teams. Competition has been ferocious for all four teams, particularly for the most coveted prizes, a spot on one of the pitching staffs for each of the long-season clubs. Over-crowding, combined […]

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