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Garrett Olson, Jack Egbert Declare Free Agency

An article by posted on October 6, 2012 0 Comments
Garrett Olson, Jack Egbert Declare Free Agency

Mets farmhands LHP Garrett Olson and RHP Jack Egbert have declared free agency according to MiLB.com. Both pitchers spent the majority of the 2012 season with Triple-A Buffalo. Egbert, 29, was 3-4 with a 1.401 WHIP and a 5.40 ERA in 27 appearances this season. He made one appearance for the Mets, allowing no base runners in 2/3 of […]

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Mets Trade Target: J.P. Arencibia

An article by posted on October 5, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Trade Target: J.P. Arencibia

Sandy Alderson was on WFAN a short time ago. He addressed MANY different aspects of the season and what will happen in the offseason. One quote stood out to me more than any other. Mike Francesa asked “Do you expect to make small upgrades in the OF and C or do you plan on making significant changes […]

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Regardless of the Cy Young, R.A Dickey is Inspirational

An article by posted on October 4, 2012 0 Comments
Regardless of the Cy Young, R.A Dickey is Inspirational

As we all know, 2012 was once again another season of disappointment.  I frown just thinking about it.  But regardless of what happened this season, there were some positive moments that we can look back on years from now.  Not only did the Mets finally get their first no-hitter this year, but they also got […]

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Ike, Hairston, Torres All Homer In 4-2 Season Finale Win Over Marlins

An article by posted on October 3, 2012 0 Comments
Ike, Hairston, Torres All Homer In 4-2 Season Finale Win Over Marlins

Andres Torres, Scott Hairston and Ike Davis all hit home runs to support Jeremy Hefner in the last game of the season, a 4-2 win against the Marlins Jeremy Hefner had a good outing, going seven and one-third innings, allowing two runs on five hits, walking two and striking out seven. Hefner continually coaxed poor […]

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Baseball America Includes Mateo, Nimmo, Robles, Evans In NYPL Top 20 Prospects

An article by posted on October 2, 2012 0 Comments
Baseball America Includes Mateo, Nimmo, Robles, Evans In NYPL Top 20 Prospects

Baseball America ranked the Top 20 Prospects in the New York-Penn League and featured four Mets farmhands in RHP Luis Mateo #5, CF Brandon Nimmo #11, RHP Hansel Robles #12 and SS Philip Evans #18. Not a bad showing at all. Here is what they had to say on each of them: 5. Luis Mateo: He’s a true power […]

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Remember When We Were MetsMerized In 2006?

An article by posted on October 1, 2012 0 Comments
Remember When We Were MetsMerized In 2006?

Man, 2006 feels like so long ago now. That season was the most exciting one I have witnessed since the World Series run in 2000. The Mets were a juggernaut. We had swagger, power, pitching, speed. We had a attitude and everyone hated us, especially when Reyes, Delgado, and others would dance on the field. […]

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Baseball America Ranks Gavin Cecchini #12 In Appalachian League

An article by posted on September 29, 2012 0 Comments
Baseball America Ranks Gavin Cecchini #12 In Appalachian League

Baseball America named Gavin Cecchini,  the Mets’ top pick, the 12th overall pick this year, the number 12th ranked prospect in the Appalachian League for 2012. Matt Eddy wrote the following about the Mets shortstop prospect: He possesses the footwork, hands and range to be an average shortstop, but he’ll need to further develop his […]

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Mets Front Office Turned The Tables On The Players And The Fans

An article by posted on September 29, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Front Office Turned The Tables On The Players And The Fans

I was reading the excellent post by Joe D that was inspired by a statement from Metsie entitled, “Are The Players Turning The Tables On The Mets Front Office?” But I felt one key factor was missing from the summations made in the piece and on the comment thread that ensued. One chapter in Mets […]

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Cash-Strapped Mets Will Unveil Wheeler In 2013, Just Not On Opening Day

An article by posted on September 28, 2012 0 Comments
Cash-Strapped Mets Will Unveil Wheeler In 2013, Just Not On Opening Day

Aside from What many Mets fans believe, Zack Wheeler will not be in the starting rotation come opening day in 2013. The team is in no hurry to rush the youngster because we are not in prime position to win just yet. On Wednesday fellow MMO writers Mitch Petanick and Joe D. weighed in on why they believe he […]

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Hefner Blanks Pirates In 6-0 Mets Win, Wright Sets New Franchise Hit Record

An article by posted on September 27, 2012 0 Comments
Hefner Blanks Pirates In 6-0 Mets Win, Wright Sets New Franchise Hit Record

David Wright broke the Mets all-time hits record, and Jeremy Hefner pitched seven scoreless innings in the Mets 6-0 win Jeremy Hefner came out of the gate and had his game plan in full swing, dispatching hitters quickly and coaxing weak contact at any given chance. As opposed to Tuesday night when Colin McHugh was […]

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