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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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Jason Bay’s Bat Needs To Get Louder

An article by posted on April 22, 2010 0 Comments

Who would have thought, a disappointing start to the 2010 season would have Mets fans ranting about anything but starting pitching. Mike Pelfrey has been lights out thus far posting a 0.86 era in 21 IP. Johan Santana seems to have achieved 2006 euphoria; and aside from some inopportune home runs, the bullpen and Japanese […]

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Bullpen Collapses in Mets 9-3 Loss

An article by posted on April 22, 2010 0 Comments

On a night where the Mets bats were nowhere to be found, Oliver Perez pitched 5 minimally effective innings, but the bullpen surrendered 6 runs in 9-3 loss to Cubs. Game Notes Oliver Perez went out and gave it all he had, going five innings, giving up three runs, two earned, on eight hits. Ollie […]

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4/21 Minor League Report! EVANS!!!

An article by posted on April 21, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 1/7/0, Rochester 6/12/0 A night after exploding for 11 runs on 13 hits + 5 walks, the Bisons bats were cooled off, pushing just a single run across on 7 hits, while striking out 5 times, going hitless in 5 ABs with RISP, and leaving 6 on base. Chris Carter (3) […]

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