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Ryan Howard’s Dinosaur Of A New Contract (Updated)

An article by posted on April 27, 2010 0 Comments

* Updated 12:00 PM Ryan Howard has just signed a contract extension which will  guarantee him $164 million over the next 7 years. First, Ryan will make $19 million this year and $20 million next year. Then the extension kicks in with the first two years at $20 million, the following three years at $25 million […]

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Our Offense Needs To Step It Up

An article by posted on April 27, 2010 0 Comments

The pitching this young season has been great.  I don’t think that anyone can honestly say they thought the pitchers, be it the rotation or the bullpen would perform the way they have so far.  Every expert said that the Mets couldn’t contend in 2010 because of the starting pitching after Johan but the starters, […]

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4/26 Minor League Report!

An article by posted on April 26, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 1/6/0, Pawtucket 5/6/1 Bobby Livingston had a very bad outing today, giving up 4 runs on 5 hits and 5 walks in 5 innings to take the loss, his second of the season. The Bisons also didn’t hit, getting just 6 hits and a walk, while going 1 for 5 with […]

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Mike Pelfrey: Bend But Don’t Break Baby

An article by posted on April 26, 2010 0 Comments

Last night’s one nothing victory over Atlanta cemented a terrific start to the 2010 campaign for Mets hurler, Mike Pelfrey (4-0); possibly of his career with now 24 consecutive scoreless innings. As the great Joe Morgan pointed out himself during the game, Pelfrey showed strong signs of growth, maturity, poise and skill, throwing five shutout […]

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Mets Haven’t Really Played Well Yet…

An article by posted on April 26, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets to this point in the season, are 1 game over .500. Met nation, no need to adjust your glasses or wipe your screens, the Mets are 1 game over .500. The Mets, haven’t been “firing on all cylinders” as of yet either. What can happen when this team is firing on all cylinders, is […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on April 26, 2010 0 Comments

Philadelphia Phillies: (11-7; Leader) The Phillies dropped two of three to the Arizona Diamondbacks, and will head to San Francisco for a three game set with the Giants. Roy Halladay will start Monday against Jonathan Sanchez. Lincecum will start Thursday, likely against Cole Hamels. Florida Marlins: (10-9; -1.5) The Marlins dropped two of three to […]

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4.25 Minor League Report! LUCAS, FAMILIA!

An article by posted on April 25, 2010 0 Comments

Song of the day: Jellyhead by Crush (laugh allllllll you want) AAA International League: Buffalo 10/19/0, Pawtucket 3/7/1 The Bisons exploded for 19 hits, 3 walks and 10 runs, with the top 3 in the order (Pridie, Feliciano, Jacobs) combining to go 9 for 16 with 5 runs, 2 HR and 7 RBI), accounting for […]

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Dillon Gee To The Mets Picking Up Steam

An article by posted on April 25, 2010 0 Comments

Updated Post 4/25 2:00 PM While digging up some information on Gee, I came across some glowing remarks by Bisons manager Ken Oberkfell after his last start. “He was outstanding,” Bisons manager Ken Oberkfell said. “He had control of his pitches. He went after hitters and worked ahead and gave us a solid seven innings […]

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.500 Never Looked So Good

An article by posted on April 25, 2010 0 Comments

If you look at the Mets record, you may think they’ve had a very uneventful season. Afterall, they’ve won 9 games, and they’ve lost 9 games. But in all reality, .500 never looked so good. Any team with a .500 record is going to have its share of positives and negatives. But for the Metsies, […]

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Forgotten Man: What To Do With Murphy…

An article by posted on April 25, 2010 0 Comments

We’ve all enjoyed the remarkable return of a contending Mets team. Make no mistake either, this team is a contender and will contend. It’s amazing what a 23 year old AAA callup will do for a floundering and monumentally boring team…(and some good starting pitching)   Thank you Ike Davis, because, coincidentally, since you were recalled […]

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