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Ranking The Mets Bullpen

An article by posted on June 27, 2012 0 Comments
Ranking The Mets Bullpen

No, this isn’t another post telling you that the Mets have the worst bullpen in baseball, No need to rehash all that again and again. Instead lets talk about solutions. Yesterday we read that Padres closer Huston Street will be one of the players expected to be on the market as the trade deadline nears. […]

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Mets Drop The Ball In 6-1 Loss To Cubs

An article by posted on June 25, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Drop The Ball In 6-1 Loss To Cubs

After a rough Subway Series, the Mets traveled to Chicago to visit the great Wrigley Field to play the Cubs. Johan Santana started for the Mets and has been trying to regroup as he hasn’t pitched that spectacular since his no-hitter. He probably didn’t think he’d have a dueling war against the Cubs’ Travis Wood […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: Ike Davis

An article by posted on June 25, 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 5 15 2 2 0 0 2 8 2 4 .133 Although Ike didn’t have many hits, all two […]

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Mets Pitching Prospect Luis Mateo Gets Props From Baseball America

An article by posted on June 23, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Pitching Prospect Luis Mateo Gets Props From Baseball America

Nobody made the Baseball America Hot Sheet this past week, but right-handed pitching prospect Luis Mateo id get an honorable mention, and rightfully so I may add. Luis Mateo, rhp, Mets: In the international scouting community, Mateo is far from an unknown. The Giants signed him for $625,000 four years ago, but voided his contract when they […]

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Mets Surrender Three Homers, But Hold On To 6-4 Win Over Yankees

An article by posted on June 22, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Surrender Three Homers, But Hold On To 6-4 Win Over Yankees

Jon Niese started tonight to start the series against the Yankees in the second round of the Subway Series. In the last round against the Yankees, Niese gave up no earned runs in seven innings of work which the offense couldn’t capitalize on. This time Niese had some strong innings but also some troubling innings, […]

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Thanks to The Knuckleball, R.A Dickey Is On Top of The Baseball World

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Thanks to The Knuckleball, R.A Dickey Is On Top of The Baseball World

I can remember when I heard about R.A Dickey being called up to the Mets.  When I heard the news, it felt like an ordinary call-up.  Nobody knew who this guy was and I felt that he was going to be a short-term option in the rotation. Little did I know, Dickey would go on […]

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Our Amazin’ Mets, The Comeback Kids!

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Our Amazin’ Mets, The Comeback Kids!

After a sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays, the Mets laid an egg in a home series against the Red, dropping all three games. The Mets needed a bounce back series against Baltimore, who has been terrific the first few months of the season. They did just that only alowing two runs in the three games and […]

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Mets Farmhands: Who’s Hot? Mid-Season Edition

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farmhands: Who’s Hot? Mid-Season Edition

With the mid-season mark for the minor league long-season leagues fast approaching, I wanted to release a Who’s Hot update to cap off the season’s first half. These statistics do not include Wednesday’s games, but are accurate through Tuesday June 19th. Two out of three players here are pitchers, which makes sense considering pitching is […]

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Mets By The Numbers: Dickey Top Choice In Cy Young Predictor

An article by posted on June 20, 2012 0 Comments
Mets By The Numbers: Dickey Top Choice In Cy Young Predictor

If you’re a stat junkie like me, you may find the following two charts pretty cool. Click image to embiggen. In this first chart, ESPN uses many variables to conclude what the most dominant pitching performances of the year have been so far. It’s interesting to note that not one, but both of R.A. Dickey’s […]

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It’s Time To Give Justin Hampson A Shot In The Mets Bullpen

An article by posted on June 19, 2012 0 Comments
It’s Time To Give Justin Hampson A Shot In The Mets Bullpen

With the Mets obvious need for quality relief pitching, especially in pressure situations, what would you say if I told you there was a guy who could step in and step up, and do a fantastic job for the Mets right now? What if I told you he wouldn’t cost anything, not in salary or […]

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