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Nothing Beats Beating Philly

An article by posted on May 26, 2010 0 Comments

I have to admit I was a bit frightened by the schedule when I saw the Mets having to face the Yankees and Phillies back to back.  Sure, they would be home, where they have a stellar record (17-9 as of today), but they were facing the two teams that met in the World Series […]

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R.A. Dickey – The Neutralizer

An article by posted on May 26, 2010 0 Comments

Even in his brief 2 appearances with the Mets, R.A. Dickey has shown something that many Mets pitchers have been unable to do successfully – defy pitch counts and pitch out of trouble. Maybe keeping him in the rotation will prove to be a great idea for various reasons. R.A. Dickey is pitching to contact, […]

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5/25 Minor League Report! Marte, NIEUWENHUIS!

An article by posted on May 25, 2010 0 Comments

A South Atlantic League: Savannah 3/10/3, Kannapolis 2/7/3 in 13 innings. The Gnats played another long game last night/into today (with a rain delay and suspension), and in the end, Michael Powers worked 2.1 innings (yesterday) for the win (today), as the Gnats didn’t have to take the field (today). Jefry Marte had the walkoff […]

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Dickey Impressive As Mets Rout The Phillies 8-0

An article by posted on May 25, 2010 0 Comments

In a stellar outing from R.A. Dickey, the Mets offense, especially Jose Reyes came alive and defeated the Phillies 8-0. Game Notes R.A. Dickey went out for his second appearance as a Met, and was dominant through 6 innings, giving up no runs on 7 hits with 3 walks to go with 7 strikeouts. The […]

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A Concussion Discussion

An article by posted on May 25, 2010 0 Comments

Admittedly I am new to this site and am still trying to find my way and my voice here.  Obviously I never played Major League Baseball – or professional ball of any kind.  My game –  since I was 5 yrs old  – is golf.  At first I simply followed Dad around the course, but later […]

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Mets On The Right Track?

An article by posted on May 25, 2010 0 Comments

If you polled Mets fans today, there would be disagreement as to whether the Mets are on the right track.  So far this season we’ve already seen the two extremes.  We’ve seen the Mets go on a great streak, winning ten of eleven games.  But we’ve also seen the dark side – a team that […]

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Can The Mets Win With The Wilpons As Owners?

An article by posted on May 25, 2010 0 Comments

When a team in any sport is struggling everyone from the general manager to the coaches/manger to the players take the blame.  In some cases like the Mets it’s true.  Omar Minaya needs to go as does Jerry Manuel and most of his coaching staff.  I know of a certain pitcher making $36 million dollars […]

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5/24 Minor League Report! KYLE ALLEN!

An article by posted on May 24, 2010 0 Comments

There’s a rain delay in Savannah right now. It’s 2-2 in the 13th inning, and who knows when it’ll resume, or if it will, so I’m gonna go ahead and post the report as is. I’ll put the Savannah game at the top of tomorrow’s report. AAA International League: Buffalo 3/8/1, LeHigh Valley 6/11/1 Bobby […]

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Homefield Advantage Paying Dividends for the Mets

An article by posted on May 24, 2010 0 Comments

As we are approaching the end of the second month of the second season in the newly constructed Citi Field, it appears as if the Mets have finally figured out their new gem and how to use it to their advantage.  Initially the new ballpark drew concerns from about every Mets fan in the United […]

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5/23 Minor League Report! THOLE!

An article by posted on May 23, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 6/15/0, LeHigh Valley 5/9/2 Josh Thole continued his hot month with 3 more hits, including his 13th double, as the Bisons beat the Pigs 6-5 today. Ruben Tejada also continued his torrid May with 2 more hits, his average now sits at .312. Tobi Stoner picked up his 3rd win, and […]

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