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NL East Report – Phillies Back In First Edition

An article by posted on May 3, 2010 0 Comments

Philadelphia Phillies: (14-10; Leader) The Philadelphia Phillies took…well, you know what happened. The Phillies are set to open a three game series with the St. Louis Cardinals. Tuesday’s pitching matchup will be Adam Wainwright vs. Cole Hamels. Also, Joe Blanton may come back of the DL this week. Florida Marlins: (13-12; -1.5) The Marlins took […]

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Blame It On The “Reign” Of Jerry Manuel

An article by posted on May 3, 2010

As I sat there last night and watched a fourth inning unfold that included a bases-loaded walk to the opposing 47-year-old pitcher (the second consecutive walk of the inning, mind you) and a grand slam home run to the most hated Phillies player, probably ever, I thought that maybe, just maybe, I had entered some […]

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5/3 Minor League Report! WHAT DOES CHRIS CARTER HAVE TO DO?

An article by posted on May 3, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 7/12/3, Louisville 20/24/1 (yikes) The good news? The Bisons beat up on Aroldis Chapman today. The bad news? Louisville beat the snot out of every pitcher the Bisons sent out there, sans Bobby Parnell. The Bisons offense had 12 hits and a walk, while going 5 for 11 (.455) with RISP, […]

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When The Ace Is No Longer A Given

An article by posted on May 3, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets have an outstanding record in comparison to what most Met fans expected. Almost nobody expected a first place position at this juncture of the season. Almost nobody expected that they would play with such vigor, good defense, and timely hitting. I can safely say that NOBODY expected our ace, the only pitcher that […]

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5/2 Minor League Report! Gee, Moviel!

An article by posted on May 2, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 6/12/0, Louisville 4/14/0 in 10 innings. Dillon Gee was very uneven today, he surrendered 10 hits and a walk in 6.2 innings, but held Louisville to just 2 runs, getting a ND. John Lujan, despite giving up 2 runs in the top of the 10th inning, picked up the win after […]

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Five Reasons Not To Worry About Saturday’s Loss

An article by posted on May 2, 2010 0 Comments

5 – Losing 10-0 looks a lot worse then it actually is.  Remember, it still only counts as one in the loss column.  It is probably better to lose 10-0 then 10-7, and save some runs for upcoming games.  Some run support for Santana tomorrow would be nice. 4 – Pelfrey was going to give […]

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5/1 Minor League Report

An article by posted on May 1, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 1/7/0, Louisville 0/4/0 The Bisons were held to a run on 7 hits, but that was enough on this day, as Bobby Livingston scattered 3 hits over 8 innings for his first win. Fernando and Thole each had one of the hits, while Ruben Tejada took an 0-fer, as did Russ […]

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Ain’t No Pleasin’ A Mets Fan

An article by posted on May 1, 2010 0 Comments

You gotta love New York fans.  When their team is stinking it up and can’t even hit their way out of a paper bag, they’re giving up.  Yet, when their same team turns it all around and goes worst to first in a matter of days, they’re “jumping the gun” for being excited. Let’s face […]

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Mets Domin-8 The Phillies In A 9-1 Trouncing

An article by posted on May 1, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets came out of the gate playing with some fire in their bellies, helping Jon Niese pick up his first win of the season as they crushed the Phillies 9-1 to extend their winning streak to eight games. Game Notes Jonathon Niese looked lights-out all night going seven innings – giving up four hits, walking one […]

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4/30 Minor League Report! TEJADA!

An article by posted on May 1, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 12/16/2, Durham 7/11/2 The Bisons pounded out 16 hits and drew 4 walks, while going 7 for 17 (.412) with RISP, leaving 10 on base, and striking out 6 times. Mike Jacobs, Chris Carter, Russ Adams, Josh Thole and Ruben Tejada all had multi hit games, no Bison had an 0-fer. […]

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