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A Series By The Bay

An article by posted on May 14, 2009 0 Comments

This weekend, the Mets fly to the other coast to take on the San Francisco Giants in a four game series by the bay. The Mets and Giants have the exact same record of 18-15 coming into this series.  The Giants have been winning of late, taking six of their last ten games. At home, […]

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What a Difference the Calendar Makes

An article by posted on May 13, 2009 0 Comments

So after starting the season 9-12 in April and looking like a mistake-prone bunch of overpriced players who can’t hit or pitch in the clutch, our Mets have gone 9-2 in May and sit in first place today at 18-14….

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5/13 Minor League Report! Mejia!

An article by posted on May 13, 2009 0 Comments

Buffalo 1, Gwinnett 9 Not much to say about this one. The Bisons were bootstomped, right from the outset, with Brandon Knight giving up 5 runs in 5 innings, and then Carlos Muniz putting the game out of reach giving up 4 UER in the 6th. The Bisons were held to 5 hits, by Angel […]

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5/12 Minor League Report! GEE, NIEUWENHUIS!

An article by posted on May 12, 2009 0 Comments

Buffalo 4, Gwinnett 3 in 11 innings Tim McNab picked up a cheap win (it’s the theme of the night), giving up a pair in the top of the 11th, (1 earned, due to a Fernando Martinez error), only to see the Bisons score 3 in the bottom half of the inning for the win. […]

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Johan, Intensity and Non Support

An article by posted on May 12, 2009 0 Comments

You can’t win ‘em all, it has been said, but last night’s defeat did sting a tad. For one, the Mets continue to squander sterling Johan Santana performances. He should hire a lawyer and sue the hitters for non-support. Why do the bats take a respite every time the fiery lefty storms the hill? The […]

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What’s Next For Ollie?…Part 2

An article by posted on May 12, 2009 0 Comments

Last week I wrote about Oliver Perez and the decision of Omar Minaya and the Mets to send him into the bullpen.  The next day the Mets decided to put Ollie on the disabled list (DL).  The reason provided by the Mets was that after an MRI it was determined that Ollie was suffering patella […]

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5/11 Minor League Report! STONER!

An article by posted on May 11, 2009 0 Comments

Buffalo 5 (OMG FIVE!), Norfolk 3 (OMG A WIN!) Yes, Buffalo increased their win total by 16.67%, from 6 to 7. Unfortunately, the other number on the ledger is a 22, as in 22 losses. The third is a 15, as in 15 games out of first place. Jesus Feliciano, Fernando Martinez and Michel Abreu […]

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8 Reasons Why You Should Have a Man Crush on Omir Santos

An article by posted on May 11, 2009 0 Comments

If you’ve watched the Mets this year then you would know that the only reason why we are in 1st place is because of the outstanding phenomenal play of one special guy, Omir Santos.For those of the you who were fortunate enough to watch Omir play in either some random Triple A town or in […]

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5/10 Minor League Report! DUDA, BOWMAN!

An article by posted on May 10, 2009 0 Comments

Buffalo 1, Norfolk 3 Another game, another woeful offensive showing from the Bisons. This time, they managed just a run on 4 hits and 3 walks, going 1 for 11 with RISP and leaving 5 on base. Cory Sullivan (1 for 3, BB, K, .208), Argenis Reyes (white hot Argenis Reyes, 2 for 3, run, […]

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5/9 Minor League Report! BOWMAN, PELLOT, DOYLE, Ratliff!

An article by posted on May 9, 2009 0 Comments

Buffalo 1, Norfolk 5 Kyle Snyder got tagged with the loss, giving up just an UER over 4 innings (thanks to a Jose Coronado error). Carlos Muniz continues to be very subpar in relief for the Bisons, he’s now given up 7 earned runs in his last 3 innings, and has a 7.62 era on […]

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