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Engineering A Miracle

An article by posted on August 15, 2012 0 Comments
Engineering A Miracle

On October 16th, 1969 at Shea Stadium, in front of 57,367 hysterical fans the New York Mets wrote the final chapter of what is still today one of the most compelling “rags-to-riches” stories in Major League Baseball history. A team that for the first seven seasons of their existence had been a laughingstock and the […]

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Dykstra’s Homer Not Enough In B-Mets 5-2 Loss

An article by posted on August 15, 2012 0 Comments
Dykstra’s Homer Not Enough In B-Mets 5-2 Loss

After an off day on Monday, the Binghamton Mets travelled to Manchester, New Hampshire for game one of a three game series against the Fisher Cats on Tuesday night.  The B-Mets were unfortunately on the losing end of the decision, dropping game one by a score of 5-2. Jeff Kaplan relieved Germen in the sixth, […]

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Hansel Robles Named NYPL Player of the Week

An article by posted on August 14, 2012 0 Comments
Hansel Robles Named NYPL Player of the Week

The third Mets prospect to take home top pitcher honors this week, Robles carried a perfect game into the eighth inning on Friday night but didn’t get the win. The right-hander, who turns 22 Monday retired the first 23 batters he faced before yielding a two-out single in the eighth. Unfortunately, his Cyclones went their first eight […]

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Michael Fulmer And Brandon Brown Solid In Savannah’s 4-3 Victory

An article by posted on August 13, 2012 0 Comments
Michael Fulmer And Brandon Brown Solid In Savannah’s 4-3 Victory

St. Lucie, Brooklyn and Kingsport all had off days… Savannah 4, Lexington 3 The Savannah Sand Gnats won their fourth straight game, defeating the Lexington Legends 4-3 Monday night at Historic Grayson Stadium. The Gnats’ four-game winning streak is their longest since a six-game winning streak June 10-17 to close out the first half. Key […]

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The Armchair GM: Is Justin Upton Worth A Look?

An article by posted on August 13, 2012 0 Comments
The Armchair GM: Is Justin Upton Worth A Look?

The trade deadline came and went without Arizona moving their best player who is still a couple of weeks shy of 25 years old. That shouldn’t surprise anyone. But the real surprise is that a player like Justin Upton was actually available. Upton went number one overall back in the unreal 2005 draft, ahead of […]

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Mark Cohoon Named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week

An article by posted on August 13, 2012 0 Comments
Mark Cohoon Named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week

Behind his complete game shut out and near no-hitter on Friday night against the Harrisburg Senators, Binghamton Mets starter Mark Cohoon has been named as the Eastern League Pitcher of the Week for the August 6th to August 12th time frame.  The game on Friday night would prove to be the only one Cohoon pitched […]

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B-Mets Take Series and Season Finale from Harrisburg With 7-2 Win

An article by posted on August 13, 2012 0 Comments
B-Mets Take Series and Season Finale from Harrisburg With 7-2 Win

Behind a fifteen hit barrage the Binghamton Mets took the game and series from the Harrisburg Senators with their seven to two victory on Sunday afternoon at MetroBank Park.  The season series ended up tied with the B-Mets win, each team taking six of the twelve games played. Three B-Mets batters went 3-for-5 in the […]

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Mets Minors Beat: Nimmo Rakes, Satin Streaks, Cohoon and Robles Flirt With No-No’s

An article by posted on August 13, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Beat: Nimmo Rakes, Satin Streaks, Cohoon and Robles Flirt With No-No’s

Welcome back to MMO’s Mets Minors Beat: The Monday Morning Edition. It was a weird weekend in the Mets minors. Terrible weather in the southeast caused postponements for the Sand Gnats and the St. Lucie Mets. But some very cool things happened too, as two Mets hurlers very nearly pitched no-hitters. Jacob DeGrom made a […]

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Bullpen Can’t Hold Lead In B-Mets 5-4 Loss

An article by posted on August 12, 2012 0 Comments
Bullpen Can’t Hold Lead In B-Mets 5-4 Loss

The Binghamton Mets jumped out to an early lead on Saturday night scoring four runs in the first two innings, but the Harrisburg Senators scored five unanswered runs, including those to tie and win the game in the final two frames, as the B-Mets dropped game two of their weekend series by a score of […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Robles Tosses A Near Perfecto, Maron Keeps On Raking!

An article by posted on August 11, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Lower Minors: Robles Tosses A Near Perfecto, Maron Keeps On Raking!

St. Lucie 2, Palm Beach 1 Logan Verrett had a strong outing, and the bullpen held Palm Beach at bay in the 2-1 win Key Players: Blake Forsythe – 2 for 3, 1 double, 1 walk Alonzo Harris – 3 for 4, 1 run, 1 walk, 1 caught stealing Cesar Puello – 0 for 4, […]

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