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Binghamton Buzz: Marte Keeps Raking, Wheeler Says He’ll Make Next Start

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
Binghamton Buzz: Marte Keeps Raking, Wheeler Says He’ll Make Next Start

Ramblings from Henry and Fayette Streets The Week That Was: April 30th – May 7th The B-Mets went 2-5 over the past week, losing both their series in Akron against the Aeros and at home against the Harrisburg Senators.  Three of the five games they lost were only by one run.  The Mets fell below […]

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Ask Petey: Where Will Nimmo, Marquez & Evans Play?

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
Ask Petey: Where Will Nimmo, Marquez & Evans Play?

Need to know? Ask Petey  Another good question was just slid under my door, but when I checked, there was no one out in the hall except the neighbor’s cat. Could this have been sent by the Secret Service?….nah! It’s just a note in a badly soiled envelope with a barely legible name scribbled across […]

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Travis Taijeron Named Player of the Week

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
Travis Taijeron Named Player of the Week

Today, Mets outfield prospect Travis Taijeron was named the South Atlantic League’s Player of the Week. The Mets’ 18th-round pick last June, Taijeron has been a run-producing machine for the Sand Gnats. The 23-year-old outfielder homered twice, doubled and drove in five runs at Lexington on Monday, went deep again Wednesday, then ripped off three […]

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Rookie Jordany Valdespin Belts A Pinch Hit Home Run In Mets 5-2 Comeback Win

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Rookie Jordany Valdespin Belts A Pinch Hit Home Run In Mets 5-2 Comeback Win

Recap Jon Niese had himself another good start despite only going five innings and being plagued with four walks. He gave up two runs in the first two innings, but was able to throw zeroes until he was taken out for a pinch hitter. Niese needs to stay in the game. He goes five innings, […]

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Mets Minors: Who’s Hot, Who’s Hotter

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Who’s Hot, Who’s Hotter

One thing you will surely notice when reading this is that a few of these guys do not fit the standard definition of “prospect.” There are a handful of veteran players here who are having too good of a season to ignore. So I have stretched the classic definition of prospect to include minor league […]

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Cory Vaughn Rips 8th Home Run, Makes BA Hot Sheet

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
Cory Vaughn Rips 8th Home Run, Makes BA Hot Sheet

Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet for the week ending May 4th has Mets outfield prospect Cory Vaughn ranked #2. Last night, Cory Vaughn ripped his eight home run of the season in St. Lucie’s 5-3 win over Dunedin. He has been on a season long tear and ranks third in the league in slugging (.542) and OPS (.889) in […]

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MMO Player Of The Week: Andres Torres

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Player Of The Week: Andres Torres

The MetsMerizedOnline Player of the Week for this week has shown he has a great impact on this team. This week includes the 3-game series against the Houston Astros and the 3-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Here is our MMO Player of the Week for 4/30/2012 – 5/6/2012: Through the use of the scorecard, […]

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Hamels Fined and Suspended For Throwing At Harper

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
Hamels Fined and Suspended For Throwing At Harper

Update:  Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels has been fined and suspended five games for intentionally throwing and hitting Washington Nationals rookie outfielder Bryce Harper last night. Unless appealed, Hamels is scheduled to begin serving his suspension Monday night when the Phillies hosted the New York Mets. Original Post 12:00 PM Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels admitted last night […]

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Matz Says Elbow Not Feeling Right, Verrett To Throw Second Bullpen On Tuesday

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
Matz Says Elbow Not Feeling Right, Verrett To Throw Second Bullpen On Tuesday

As part of today’s MMO Mailbag, we reached out to Steve Matz and Logan Verrett who are both rehabbing in St. Lucie to answer a couple of questions. Ben M:  On January 18, 2012, MMO did an interview with Steven Matz, who at the time was optimistic about his recovery and return to baseball. I […]

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2012 MLB Draft: No Consensus No. 1 Pick In June

An article by posted on May 5, 2012 0 Comments
2012 MLB Draft: No Consensus No. 1 Pick In June

MLB.com’s Jonathan Mayo says that this year’s draft does not have a consensus number one pick. In other words there is no one stand-out talent like in year’s past when you had Gerrit Cole, Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg. He believes that the Houston Astros are considering as many as seven or eight different players […]

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