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Warner Fusselle, Radio Voice of the Brooklyn Cyclones, Passes Away

An article by posted on June 11, 2012 0 Comments
Warner Fusselle, Radio Voice of the Brooklyn Cyclones, Passes Away

WARNER FUSSELLE, VOICE OF BROOKLYN CYCLONES, PASSES AWAY ***Georgia native was previously Was Voice of This Week in Baseball, Seton Hall Basketball*** Warner Fusselle, the radio “Voice of the Brooklyn Cyclones” since the team’s inception in 2001, passed away last night of an apparent heart attack at Hackensack (NJ) Medical Center. He was 68. A […]

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Alderson: Cecchini Was Not A Compromise Pick, We Will Be Buyers If We’re In The Race

An article by posted on June 9, 2012 0 Comments
Alderson: Cecchini Was Not A Compromise Pick, We Will Be Buyers If We’re In The Race

Sandy Alderson was a guest on MLB.com’s The Chatting Cage, hosted by Pete McCarthy. Here were some of the highlights: We will do everything we can to keep David Wright once we get into the offseason. With respect to a trade, probably not before the All-Star Break, but certainly during that period up through the […]

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Press Release: Mets Agree To Terms With First Round Pick Gavin Cecchini

An article by posted on June 8, 2012 0 Comments
Press Release: Mets Agree To Terms With First Round Pick Gavin Cecchini

METS AGREE TO TERMS WITH FIRST-ROUND PICK GAVIN CECCHINI FLUSHING, N.Y., June 8, 2012 – The New York Mets today announced they have agreed to terms with shortstop Gavin Cecchini, the team’s first-round selection (12th overall pick) of the 2012 First-Year Player Draft. Cecchini will report to Port St. Lucie, FL, for mini-camp starting Monday, June […]

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Mets To Sell No-Hitters Tickets Starting Monday – Only $50 Each Plus S&H!

An article by posted on June 7, 2012 0 Comments
Mets To Sell No-Hitters Tickets Starting Monday – Only $50 Each Plus S&H!

METS TO SELL TICKETS FROM JOHAN SANTANA’S NO-HITTER Purchase Tickets From the Historic Game for $50 Each Season Ticket Holders to Receive Complimentary Reprints, 40-Game, 20-Game, 15-Game, and 6-Game Plan & Pack Holders to Receive Discounts No-Hitter Ticket Offer Starts This Monday, June 11 at 10:00 a.m. on Mets.com FLUSHING, N.Y., June 7, 2012 – The […]

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Ruben Tejada Heading To NYC To Meet With Team Doctors

An article by posted on June 6, 2012 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Heading To NYC To Meet With Team Doctors

Updated 7:00 PM Terry Collins said that there has been a slight change of plans and instead of Ruben Tejada going back to St. Lucie, he is instead headed to New York where he will be examined by Mets doctors. As I reported in an earlier post, Tejada pulled himself from a rehab start with […]

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Mets Activate Bay, Add Beato to 40, DFA Satin and Place Young On Paternity Leave

An article by posted on June 6, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Activate Bay, Add Beato to 40, DFA Satin and Place Young On Paternity Leave

The Mets have announced that left fielder Jason Bay has been activated from the 15-day disabled list and reliever Pedro Beato from the 60-day disabled list. To make room for Jason Bay on the roster, the Mets have placed pitcher Chris Young on paternity leave. Meanwhile, the Mets designated Josh Satin for assignment to clear a spot for Pedro Beato. So […]

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Mets 2012 MLB Draft Review

An article by posted on June 5, 2012 0 Comments
Mets 2012 MLB Draft Review

Here’s a round-up of the Mets selections of the 2012 First Year Player Draft which continues today and into tomorrow. I am including comment from MLB Draft Guru Jonathan Mayo or some other dignitary, for the first five rounds and also including their Baseball America rank in the Top 500 Draft Prospects. Round 1 (#12) […]

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Rauch Out With Elbow Soreness, Ramon Ramirez Placed On DL, Jack Egbert Cut

An article by posted on June 5, 2012 0 Comments
Rauch Out With Elbow Soreness, Ramon Ramirez Placed On DL, Jack Egbert Cut

The Mets have placed Ramon Ramirez on the 15-day disabled list with a strained hamstring. Miguel Batista has been activated from the disabled list, and will take Ramirez’s place on the active roster. Ramirez was the key player in the deal that sent Angel Pagan to San Francisco and was part of the revamped bullpen the Mets focused […]

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Mets Select Purdue Catcher Kevin Plawecki With 35th Overall Pick

An article by posted on June 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Select Purdue Catcher Kevin Plawecki With 35th Overall Pick

The Mets have selected catcher Kevin Plawecki from Purdue with the 35th overall pick in the 2012 first year player draft. Jonathan Mayo says: “Plawecki is an offensive catcher with a lot of ability with the bat. He makes consistent contact with a short swing that allows him to stay in the center of the field. With […]

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Chris Young Starts On Tuesday, Mets Rotation Set For Nats/Yanks Series

An article by posted on June 4, 2012 0 Comments
Chris Young Starts On Tuesday, Mets Rotation Set For Nats/Yanks Series

Manager Terry Collins announced that right-hander Chris Young will make his long anticipated return to the rotation on Tuesday when the Mets begin a big three game series against the Nationals. Young will be on a strict pitch count and is expected to throw between 80-85 pitches, with a limit of 90 according to Collins. […]

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