Mets News & Notes

Dillon Gee Gets Clean Bill Of Health, Will Begin Throwing

An article by posted on August 26, 2012 0 Comments
Dillon Gee Gets Clean Bill Of Health, Will Begin Throwing

Here’s some good news… New York Mets right-hander Dillon Gee received a clean bill of health after having an angiogram in St. Louis on Friday, reports Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. The test was administered by the same doctor who performed surgery to repair a damaged artery in Gee’s pitching shoulder six weeks earlier. […]

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The Duda Bides With The Mets Tomorrow

An article by posted on August 25, 2012 0 Comments
The Duda Bides With The Mets Tomorrow

The team announced that outfielder Lucas Duda will return to the Mets in time for Sunday’s series finale against the Houston Astros. Duda has been laboring at Triple-A Buffalo where he has hit .260 with three homers and eight RBIs in 96 at-bats since being optioned there on July 24th after suffering through a horrendous […]

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If You (Re)Build It, Will We Come?

An article by posted on August 25, 2012 0 Comments
If You (Re)Build It, Will We Come?

As the Mets play out their fiftieth season they are paying tribute to their 1962 counterparts. That THUD you heard was our beloved Amazins’ falling into last place. Fifty years later…and some things remain the same. It’s been half a century since National League baseball returned to New York and it got me thinking. At the […]

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McHugh Demoted Back To Buffalo, Flores Raking Again, Verrett Is On A Roll

An article by posted on August 24, 2012 0 Comments
McHugh Demoted Back To Buffalo, Flores Raking Again, Verrett Is On A Roll

Updated Post 5:00 PM The Mets demoted right-hander Collin McHugh to Triple-A Buffalo despite a stellar debut on Thursday in which he tossed seven scoreless innings and allowed just two hits and a walk while fanning nine. The Mets needed the roster spot for the return of Jeremy Hefner who was on a three-day paternity leave. McHugh will […]

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Mets Add Collin McHugh To Taxi Squad, Could Start Thursday

An article by posted on August 21, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Add Collin McHugh To Taxi Squad, Could Start Thursday

Updated Post 10:45 PM The Mets have added Triple-A starting pitcher Collin McHugh to their taxi squad for Thursday in the event Johan Santana is unable to make his scheduled start. The Mets have received the results of the MRI on Johan Santana’s back, but said they will not announce the results until Wednesday morning. […]

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Mets Offer Free Admission For Kids With Regular Priced Tickets!

An article by posted on August 21, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Offer Free Admission For Kids With Regular Priced Tickets!

METS ANNOUNCE KIDS GO FREE TICKET OFFER FOR THIS THURSDAY, AUGUST 23 METS vs ROCKIES 1:10 P.M. GAME AT CITI FIELD Up to 3 Kids Get Free Admission With Purchase of Regularly Priced Tickets Offer Available at Mets.com/KidsFree, (718) 507-TIXX and Citi Field Box Office FLUSHING, N.Y., August 21, 2012 – The New York Mets […]

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Mets Minors Beat Monday Edition: Mejia, McHugh, Robles Dazzle Again

An article by posted on August 20, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Beat Monday Edition: Mejia, McHugh, Robles Dazzle Again

Welcome back to MMO’s exclusive feature Mets Minors Beat: The Monday Edition. Today we bring you the most interesting happenings from over the weekend in the Mets minor league system. This weekend the thing that really stood out was the pitching. There were some stellar starting performances by some familiar names that have been doing […]

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Decision On Shutting Down Santana Looms Today

An article by posted on August 20, 2012 0 Comments
Decision On Shutting Down Santana Looms Today

Updated Post 8/20 9:00 AM Terry Collins will meet with Sandy Alderson today to discuss whether or not struggling left-hander Johan Santana will be shutdown for the rest of the season. According to Adam Rubin, neither Collins nor pitching coach Dan Warthen were prepared to guarantee that Santana proceeds with his scheduled start on Thursday. Original Post 8/18 8:00 […]

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Mets to Distribute Free Tickets to Service Members For Air Force Week

An article by posted on August 19, 2012 0 Comments
Mets to Distribute Free Tickets to Service Members For Air Force Week

METS TO CELEBRATE U.S. AIR FORCE WEEK IN NYC THIS MONDAY, AUGUST 20 AT CITI FIELD Tickets are on Sale Now at Mets.com/USAF and (718) 507-TIXX August 18, 2012 – The New York Mets today announced they will celebrate United States Air Force Week in New York City Monday, August 20 at Citi Field before […]

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Kingsport Mets Place Steve Matz on D.L.

An article by posted on August 18, 2012 0 Comments
Kingsport Mets Place Steve Matz on D.L.

When I saw the entry on yesterday’s transactions page for the Appalachian League, I got a a little concerned. August 17: Kingsport Mets placed LHP Steven Matz on the 7-day disabled list. Oh no, I hope it’s not the elbow again. TJS in 2010. Two lost seasons while rehabbing. A late start to 2012 training […]

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