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Mets Bullpen Implodes In Another Extra Inning Loss To Nats 8-2

An article by posted on July 23, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Implodes In Another Extra Inning Loss To Nats 8-2

For the second game in a row, the Mets go to extra innings, and the bullpen implodes. This time it was Beato again who falters and ruins Chris Young’s solid start as Mets lose 8-2 in ten innings. Chris Young pitched the game the Mets needed him to pitch. Arguably his best start of the […]

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If You Want A Big Time Player Like Upton You Better Pay Up

An article by posted on July 23, 2012 0 Comments
If You Want A Big Time Player Like Upton You Better Pay Up

There are a ton a rumors swirling around regarding Justin Upton. This has led to rampant speculation on whether or not that Mets should be in especially with the Mets’ need for a right-handed bat and the GM’s almost daily reminder that his team will be buyers. That’s all fine and dandy, but one thing […]

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With Harvey Promoted To Mets, Will Wheeler Replace Him In Buffalo?

An article by posted on July 23, 2012 0 Comments
With Harvey Promoted To Mets, Will Wheeler Replace Him In Buffalo?

The New York Mets announced that Buffalo Bisons RHP MATT HARVEY will start for New York on Thursday, July 26 against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Mets will place Harvey on the 24-hour taxi squad on Monday and then active the pitcher on Tuesday. Harvey, 23, was 7-5 with a 3.68 ERA in a league-high 20 […]

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Oh-No-Han! Santana Shelled, But Despite Late Rally Mets Fall 7-6 To Dodgers

An article by posted on July 20, 2012 0 Comments
Oh-No-Han! Santana Shelled, But Despite Late Rally Mets Fall 7-6 To Dodgers

After the Mets narrowly avoided being swept by the Nationals,they open up the Dodgers series with another loss as Santana delivered another lackluster performance. Murphy and Valdespin were great, but the rest of the guys could not capitalize so Mets lose tonight 7-6. Johan Santana does not like pitching in the second half so far. […]

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Alderson Has Visions Of Valdespin In Center

An article by posted on July 20, 2012 0 Comments
Alderson Has Visions Of Valdespin In Center

Earlier this week Mets GM Sandy Alderson made some very interesting comments regarding Jordany Valdespin. As a guest with Mike Francesa on WFAN Alderson made the following comments in regards to Spin’s versatility and trying to find a spot for him in the lineup. He said ”dreaming a bit, if Valdespin could play center we […]

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ESPN New York: DePodesta On Mejia, Wheeler, Not Signing Second Rounder, Prospect Hype, Fan Expectations

An article by posted on July 20, 2012 0 Comments
ESPN New York: DePodesta On Mejia, Wheeler, Not Signing Second Rounder, Prospect Hype, Fan Expectations

Over at ESPN New York, Adam Rubin talks with Mets VP of Player Development Paul DePodesta who shared some insights on a variety of topics. In Part 1 of the interview, DePo sheds some light on Zack Wheeler’s innings workload, Jenrry Mejia’s transition from starter to reliever, and the following question in which he addresses fan expectations and […]

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Mets Won’t Overpay, We’re In Good Hands With Alderson

An article by posted on July 19, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Won’t Overpay, We’re In Good Hands With Alderson

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York who spoke with Assistant GM John Ricco, the Mets will not overpay for any player that will help the team now, but at the expense of the future. “We’re watching every day the same thing people are,” said assistant GM John Ricco on Thursday. “But you also can’t fool yourself […]

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Despite Late Rally, Mets Fall Short In 4-3 Loss To Nationals

An article by posted on July 18, 2012 0 Comments
Despite Late Rally, Mets Fall Short In 4-3 Loss To Nationals

Chris Young was victimized in late innings as has been the theme, the bullpen faltered and despite a ninth inning rally including two solo home runs, the Mets lost the second game of the series, 4-3. Game Recap Chris Young had a pretty solid outing, going six innings allowing two runs on six hits, walking […]

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MMO Fantasy Brief: Mets and Washington Nationals

An article by posted on July 16, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Fantasy Brief: Mets and Washington Nationals

This weekend was nothing short of a disaster for Met fans. The curse of Turner Field that has seemed to haunt the Mets for over a decade reared its ugly head again as the Braves swept New York in what could bode to be crippling fashion. To make matters worse for those with fantasy ties […]

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Backup Catcher Seems To Be Least Of Mets Concerns

An article by posted on July 16, 2012 0 Comments
Backup Catcher Seems To Be Least Of Mets Concerns

With the Mets seen as the probable last-place team in the National League East when the season began, it was a pleasant surprise to end the first half with a 46-40 record. This leaves the Mets right in the thick of the National League Wild Card race and still contending for the division. After dropping […]

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