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Sorry Joe D. – Too Early To Call The Mets Legit

An article by posted on April 30, 2010 0 Comments

Joe D, I loved your article.  As you say: Sometimes, all it takes is just one guy to reinvigorate a clubhouse and get them motivated and excited and focused on the big picture which is winning baseball games. The change in the clubhouse started when Jeff Francoeur arrived, and it’s taken longer than I expected […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on April 30, 2010 0 Comments

Philadelphia Phillies: (12-9; -.5) The Phillies lost two of three to the San Francisco Giants, and the game that they won is a case to why pitch counts should be taken with a grain of common sense, On Wednesday, the Giants were leading 4-1 in the 9th with Tim Lincecum (who recorded 11 K’s) still […]

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4/29 Minor League Report! DICKEY!

An article by posted on April 29, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 4/8/0, Durham 0/1/1 RA Dickey gave up a hit to the first batter he faced, then retired 27 in a row for a CG 1 hitter. The Bisons scored all they’d need in the 4th, with a lone run. Overall, they had 8 hits, while going just 1 for 6 with […]

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Mets Sweep Three From Dodgers In 24 Hours!

An article by posted on April 29, 2010 0 Comments

On what should have been a 3 day series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, due to a rainout Monday, the Mets achieved one of the most unlikely feats – winning three games in 24 hours. It all begun Monday, when due to a steady rain the Mets/Dodgers game was postponed and moved to a very […]

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4/28 Minor League Report! LUTZ, GUZMAN, WILMER, AR. RODRIGUEZ!

An article by posted on April 29, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 2/9/0, Durham 9/10/0 Tobi Stoner had a rough outing tonight, giving up 4 runs on 6 hits, including 3 homers, for his 3rd loss of the season. Bobby Parnell, in his first outing since leaving to deal with a personal issue on the 22nd, got ripped for 2 runs on 3 […]

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Mets Playing Lucky 7

An article by posted on April 28, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets are undoubtedly the hottest team in baseball right now.  They have the best record over their last ten games, going 9-1 on their recent homestand and winning seven in a row.  And now, it’s off to Philly, where only one of two things can happen.  Either the momentum of this seven game winning […]

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Baffling But Awesome Start

An article by posted on April 28, 2010 0 Comments

Maybe I should move more often.  My family moved from Tennessee to Wisconsin two weeks ago, and about that time the Mets were slipping deeper and deeper into a funk, starting out with a 2-6 record.  It looked like Jerry Manuel and Omar Minaya might not last until the end of April with the team. […]

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Mets Prove That Anything Can Happen In Baseball!

An article by posted on April 28, 2010 0 Comments

God, I love this sport. Regardless of the drama, the headlines (good and bad), and the storylines that are interwoven throughout the league. This is indeed my favorite sport. I’m one of the biggest NY Giants fan on the planet and still there is something about baseball that transcends color, gender, and culture. It can […]

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4/27 Minor League Report!

An article by posted on April 28, 2010 0 Comments

Song of the Night: MGMT – Kids AAA International League: Buffalo 9/11/1, Durham 5/12/2 Dillon Gee had his first bad outing of the season, and it was a doozy, as he allowed 5 runs on 8 hits and 2 walks in 4.2 innings, but the Bisons offense responded with 5 in the 4th, 1 in […]

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(Mets) History Repeats Itself

An article by posted on April 28, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets of 2010 are doing things that teams of winning seasons did. Some say it’s coincidence; I say it’s a good sign. For example, the Mets current seven-game winning streak is the longest in April since winning seven straight in 2006, when they came within one game of the World Series. The April winning […]

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