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Mets No Longer Dwelling, In Cellar Or On Past

An article by posted on April 24, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets managed to pull themselves out of the basement in the NL East by beating the Braves 3-1 today at Citi Field. In fact, they are tied with the Nats for third place. And not only have they improved their record to 9-9, but they have won three in a row and have secured […]

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4/24 Minor League Report!

An article by posted on April 24, 2010 0 Comments

Songs of the night: Phoenix – 1901 and Muse – Knights of Cydonia AAA International League: Buffalo 4/9/1, Pawtucket 2/6/0 RA Dickey had another really good outing today, giving up just 2 runs on 6 hits over 8 innings for his 2nd win. John Lujan picked up the save with a perfect 9th. The Bisons […]

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Niese & Bay Lead Mets To 3-1 Victory And .500 Record!

An article by posted on April 24, 2010 0 Comments

Mets took game two of the series against the Braves winning 3-1 and reach .500 on the season. Game Notes Jonathon Niese pitched another great 5 1/3 innings of baseball. He fell into some deep bases loaded trouble in the first inning but was able to fight his way out of it. Niese allowed five […]

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One Game Under .500, Not Too Bad

An article by posted on April 24, 2010 0 Comments

Through the first 17 games of the season the New York Mets are 8-9. No, this is not the fast start that us fans had wanted to see the team get off to, but it not too bad considering the losses of the first 4 series. Also, we are yet to see the offense come […]

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Reyes Comes Alive, Mets win 5-2

An article by posted on April 24, 2010 0 Comments

Even with a John Maine injury, the Mets offense proved effective in their 5-2 win versus the Atlanta Braves Game Notes John Maine looked decent for 3 2/3 innings until he was pulled with an injury in his left, non throwing elbow. Maine walked two, struck out three and gave up one run which was […]

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4/23 Minor League Report! Tiberius, WELCH!

An article by posted on April 24, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 3/9/0, Pawtucket 5/5/0 Tobi Stoner got ripped for 5 runs on 5 hits and 5 walks in 6 innings for his second IL loss of the season tonight. Kiko Calero had a clean 2 innings in relief, striking out 4. The Bisons offense had 9 hits and drew 4 walks while […]

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What If Beltran Doesn’t Return?

An article by posted on April 23, 2010 0 Comments

Last night’s Met victory provided me with a brief moment of satisfaction as it pertains to this team. It’s frustrating seeing the Mets flailing away at the baseball at times. Johan pitched pretty well however, and the Mets finally won a series. Rejoice Met Nation! I must broach a subject that has perplexed and exasperated me […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on April 23, 2010 0 Comments

Philadelphia Phillies: (10-5; Leader) The Phillies took two out of three from the Atlanta Braves. However, they did lose JA Happ to the DL with a strained flexor in his left arm. JC Romero was activated, while Nelson Figueroa will take his spot in the rotation. The Phillies begin a six-game west coast road trip […]

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Only Winning Can Keep Attendance From Declining

An article by posted on April 23, 2010 0 Comments

So here we are fifteen games into the season with a 7-9 record and finally winning our first series of the season against the Cubs. Optimists (a club of which I was a charter member) are still under the impression that the season is still in hand and that only minor changes are needed right now. While others […]

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4/22 Minor League Report! Gee, ZAPATA, Wilmer, HARRIS!

An article by posted on April 23, 2010 0 Comments

Songs of the Night: Linkin Park – Bleed it Out, Faint, New Divide AAA International League: Buffalo 12/15/1, Rochester 3/9/3 Dillon Gee wasn’t as sharp today as he was in his first two starts, and he still only allowed 2 runs on 6 hits in 5 innings, and picked up his 3rd win. Bobby Parnell […]

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