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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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Phillies Trade Victorino To Dodgers, Pence To Giants

An article by posted on July 31, 2012 0 Comments
Phillies Trade Victorino To Dodgers, Pence To Giants

All quiet on the Mets front, but south on I-95 things are happening fast for the Phillies who are in 2013 Mode and have made a pair of trades to move outfielders Shane Victorino and Hunter Pence to free up cash and bolster their minor league pipeline. First, the Phillies traded Victorino to the Dodgers for starting pitching prospect […]

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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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3 Up & 3 Down: Snake Eyes Edition

An article by posted on July 30, 2012 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: Snake Eyes Edition

The Mets were out in Arizona for a four game set against the Diamondbacks, and they leave Arizona with a split, winning the first and last games of the series. The 3 Ups for this piece were pretty to easy determine, so here we go: Hooray For Harvey: So many times in the past we’ve […]

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Mejia Back In Rotation, Will Start Monday For Buffalo

An article by posted on July 29, 2012 0 Comments
Mejia Back In Rotation, Will Start Monday For Buffalo

The Mets are moving Jenrry Mejia back to the starting rotation said Mets VP of Player Development Paul DePodesta according to comments he made to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Sure enough, today’s media notes from the Buffalo Bisons reported that Mejia will get the start on Monday against the Indianapolis Indians at 7:05 PM. DePodesta explained that Mejia […]

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