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Zack Wheeler Promoted To Triple-A, Will Not Pitch For Mets This Season

An article by posted on August 2, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Promoted To Triple-A, Will Not Pitch For Mets This Season

Zack Wheeler’s 11K performance for Double-A Binghamton last night has earned him a promotion. He’s headed to Triple-A Buffalo, the team announced this afternoon. Sandy Alderson also told reporters it was unlikely would pitch in the big leagues this season. The Mets GM said Wheeler has a limit in place of around 150 innings this season, and […]

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Niese Great In Mets 2-1 Win Against Giants

An article by posted on August 2, 2012 0 Comments
Niese Great In Mets 2-1 Win Against Giants

Jonathon Niese had a great outing and Ruben Tejada notched his first homer of the season Game Recap Jonathon Niese struggled in the first inning, but after that seemed to get his bearings and really settled into a groove. Niese would wind up going seven innings, allowing one run on three hits, walking two and […]

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Mets All Time Trade Deadline Deals

An article by posted on August 1, 2012 0 Comments
Mets All Time Trade Deadline Deals

Everyone is talking about the fact that the Mets did nothing at the trade deadline. In reality, what were their options? We all know that they don’t have the money or the personnel to make any kind of meaningful trade. It started me thinking about other deadline deals that the Mets did make. Here are […]

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Wheeler Deals An 11 Strikeout Gem In Final Tuneup Before Triple-A Start

An article by posted on August 1, 2012 0 Comments
Wheeler Deals An 11 Strikeout Gem In Final Tuneup Before Triple-A Start

By all reports, Tuesday night may have been Zack Wheeler’s final start of the 2012 season for the Binghamton Mets, and if it was he’s leaving town with an exclamation point after his name. Behind a season high eleven strikeouts, Wheeler earned his tenth win of the 2012 campaign by defeating the visiting Harrisburg Senators […]

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Owners Are Footing The Bill On Bay, While The Team Pays The Price

An article by posted on July 31, 2012 0 Comments
Owners Are Footing The Bill On Bay, While The Team Pays The Price

In Doug’s Dugout today, we simply vent (mostly about Jason Bay and management). Something is rotten in Denmark, my fellow furry Mets fans. Suddenly, since the second half bell rang, the Mets hierarchy (i.e. Sandy Alderson) has demoted multiple (young) Mets outfielders with the regularity of a Jason Bay strikeout. What in the heck is […]

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With Torreabla And Shoppach Available, Should Mets Take A Flier?

An article by posted on July 31, 2012 0 Comments
With Torreabla And Shoppach Available, Should Mets Take A Flier?

Kelly Shoppach would be a great addition to the Mets as he bats right handed with some power, which is something we could really use from our backstops. His best season came with Cleveland where he hit 21 home runs back in 2008. After he left the Indians he struggled for a few seasons with […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: Ike Davis

An article by posted on July 31, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Player Of The Week: Ike Davis

Congratulations to this week’s MMO Player of the Week…  Through the use of the scorecard, let’s take a look at how Ike Davis did this week: G AB H R 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG 7 29 8 6 0 0 6 6 0 8 .276 This week Ike Davis provided the Mets with a […]

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Hairston and Bay Fuel 8-7 Win In Slugfest Against Giants.

An article by posted on July 31, 2012 0 Comments
Hairston and Bay Fuel 8-7 Win In Slugfest Against Giants.

Mets finally win their second straight game in July. Scott Hairston launches two, and Jason Bay touches the plate three times in a late night offensive battle against the Giants. Mets end up on top, 8-7 in ten innings. Despite what the scoreboard says, Jeremy Hefner did well tonight. He just got pulled a couple […]

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MMO Revised Top 10 Mets Pitching Prospects

An article by posted on July 30, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Revised Top 10 Mets Pitching Prospects

Since his call-up to the bigs and a dazzling Major League debut by Matt Harvey last week, the Mets top pitching prospects rankings needed to be revised. So I scratched Mr. Harvey’s name off, and did a redo of the order with their recent performances this season factored in. After doing this, I quickly noticed […]

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(Updated) Mets Minors Beat: Mateo, Fulmer, Matz, Tapia Making Strong Cases For Promotions

An article by posted on July 30, 2012 0 Comments
(Updated) Mets Minors Beat: Mateo, Fulmer, Matz, Tapia Making Strong Cases For Promotions

** Updated with new players/info. Buffalo Collin McHugh – The right-hander threw perhaps his best game so far in his first eight starts at Triple-A. On Wednesday night against the Louisville Bats McHugh went 6.2 innings giving up no runs, on five hits and a walk with six strikeouts, while absorbing a no-decision. Since joining […]

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