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6/11 Minor League Report!

An article by posted on June 11, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 3/6/1, Durham 8/13/0 rf Russ Adams 1 for 4, run, .249 2b Justin Turner 0 for 3, .281 1b Mike Jacobs 0 for 4, RBI, .271 3b Mike Cervanek 2 for 4, run, K, .235 CF FERNANDO MARTINEZ 1 for 4, run, 2b (6), 2 Ks, .244 dh Val Pascucci 0 […]

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Dickey Solid, Carter Homers, Mets Top O’s 5-1

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R.A. Dickey and his knuckleball were highly effective today, and Chris Carter hit his first home run in the MLB as the Mets beat the Orioles 5-1. Game Notes R.A. Dickey was as effective today as he was wild and that was what made his knuckle ball as good as it has been since his […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on June 11, 2010 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves (35-26; Leader) The Braves had an interesting four-game series with the Arizona Diamondbacks, winning the two highest scoring ones, and losing the two lowest scoring. In fact, Aaron Heilman got the win in relief for the D-Backs on Wednesday. The Braves will face the first-place Minnesota Twins, with tonight’s pitching matchup being Tim […]

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Oh, Give Me A Home

An article by posted on June 11, 2010 0 Comments

Citi Field, aged two, already has a past. Last year when we first saw the place, there were a lot of Brooklyn memorabilia and exhibits there. We knew that the Dodgers had moved to LA in the long ago fifties, so many of the visitors thought that something was wrong. And it was. Fred Wilpon, […]

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6/10 Minor League Report! Antonini, Cohoon!

An article by posted on June 10, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 1/5/1, Durham 6/9/0 lf Russ Adams 0 for 5, K, .249 2b Justin Turner 2 for 3, run, 2 2b, .287 dh Mike Jacobs 1 for 4, RBI, K, .277 rf Val Pascucci 0 for 2, 2 BBs, .234 3b Mike Cervanek 0 for 3, K, .228 ss Andy Green 0 […]

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Doug’s Dugout: Ike and That Strasburg Dude, Super Hero, Whatever…

An article by posted on June 10, 2010 0 Comments

In Doug’s Dugout today we broach the following:  A scout’s opinion on Ike, Stephen Strasburg, and other random mindless thoughts:   When Ike Davis was drafted off the campus of Arizona State, a scout described him as having, “light-tower power.”  In the minors his first year he had an outage, but as he has matured and […]

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6/9 Minor League Report!

An article by posted on June 9, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 4/11/0, Durham 6/14/0 2b Russ Adams 1 for 5, run, HR, RBI, 2 Ks, .256 ss Justin Turner 2 for 5, run, K, .278 dh Mike Jacobs 1 for 5, run, HR, RBI, 4 Ks, .277 rf Val Pascucci 1 for 4, BB, 2 Ks, .242 3b Mike Cervanek 3 for […]

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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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