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Tejada Batting and Running, Could Start Rehab Games This Week

An article by posted on May 22, 2012 0 Comments
Tejada Batting and Running, Could Start Rehab Games This Week

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Terry Collins said Ruben Tejada batted in an extended Spring Training game in Port St. Lucie yesterday. Tejada did not play in the field and is trying to comeback from a strained right quadricep muscle he suffered while diving into first base in a game against the Diamondbacks on May 6. […]

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Farm Report: Black Monday – All Four Teams Go Down In Defeat

An article by posted on May 22, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Black Monday – All Four Teams Go Down In Defeat

Indianapolis 8, Buffalo 6 By Andrew O’Brien With the game tied in the top of the ninth inning Monday night, LHP Josh Edgin allowed two Indianapolis runs to score, and the Bisons dropped their second straight game to the Indians, 8-6. Edgin (1-2, 5.40) took the loss, going one inning and allowing one hit and […]

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Injury Updates: Beato Solid In Rehab, Bay and Thole To Begin Baseball Activities

An article by posted on May 22, 2012 0 Comments
Injury Updates: Beato Solid In Rehab, Bay and Thole To Begin Baseball Activities

Last night, reliever Pedro Beato allowed one hit and struck out two in a scoreless inning. It was his second rehab appearance as he looks to return from a strained right rotator cuff that sidelined him in spring training. So far Beato has pitched two hitless innings since he began pitching in rehab games last week. He is eligible to […]

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David Wright Talks About His Future And Legacy With Mets

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
David Wright Talks About His Future And Legacy With Mets

David Wright was a guest today on MLB Network’s “The Rundown”. Here is what he had to say on a variety of topics: His future with the Mets: “That’s a great question. I hope…I’d love to get this thing turned around and headed in the right direction and I think we’ve done that, taking that […]

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Acosta And His 10.53 ERA Survives As Mets Cut Schwinden To Make Room For Rottino

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
Acosta And His 10.53 ERA Survives As Mets Cut Schwinden To Make Room For Rottino

Right-hander Chris Schwinden officially has been optioned back to Triple-A Buffalo to make room for Vinny Rottino is back with the Mets. Manny Acosta has more lives than a cat… Original Post 8:00 AM According to Adam Rubin, a baseball source says that the Mets are expected to re-call utility player Vinny Rottino ifrom Triple-A Buffalo and that he will rejoin the Mets […]

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Farm Teams Split: Montero A Filthy Animal, Wimberly Steals Home

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Teams Split: Montero A Filthy Animal, Wimberly Steals Home

Indianapolis 4, Buffalo 1 By Andrew O’Brien Less than 24-hours after the Buffalo Bisons exploded for six home runs, their only run Sunday afternoon came when Corey Wimberly stole home in the bottom of the first inning. The Bisons lost to the Indians, 4-1. Indians starter Rick Vandenhurk (2-0, 0.90) allowed just two hits and […]

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Wright Back In The Lineup As Mets Try To Avoid A Sweep

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Wright Back In The Lineup As Mets Try To Avoid A Sweep

Starting Lineup Andres Torres – DH Mike Baxter – LF David Wright – 3B Lucas Duda – RF Daniel Murphy – 2B Kirk Nieuwenhuis – CF Ike Davis – 1B Ronny Cedeno – SS Rob Johnson – C Game Preview The Mets look to avoid a sweep and three losses in a row as they […]

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Farm Report: Clean Sweep Saturday! Everybody Wins!

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Clean Sweep Saturday! Everybody Wins!

Buffalo 11, Indianapolis 6 By Andrew O’Brien Vinny Rottino mashed three home runs Saturday night, leading the Buffalo Bisons to an 11-6 win over Indianapolis. The Bisons have won four straight games. That has moved them into second place in their division, 0.5 games in back of the division leading Pawtucket Red Sox. Jeurys Familia […]

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Prospect Pulse: Who’s Hot/Hotter? Pitchers Edition

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Prospect Pulse: Who’s Hot/Hotter? Pitchers Edition

For all the really talented starting pitchers the Mets have at each level of the minor league system, the relievers should not be overlooked. We’ve all noted the terrific start the St. Lucie Mets have had this season, and the very good starting rotation they go with. Several of their starters, Cory Mazzoni and Chase […]

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Oh Jenrry! Mets Must Take Things Slow With Former Top Prospect

An article by posted on May 19, 2012 0 Comments
Oh Jenrry! Mets Must Take Things Slow With Former Top Prospect

Mets RHP Jenrry Mejia made his first AA start on Saturday afternoon as he works to come back from last year’s Tommy John Surgery (TJS). Mejia didn’t figure into the decision in the game, but he went the first three innings giving up one run on six hits, with three strikeouts. Darin Gorski made his […]

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