Mets News & Notes

Dickey Leading The Majors In Wins and Awesomeness

An article by posted on June 30, 2012 0 Comments
Dickey Leading The Majors In Wins and Awesomeness

DICKEY IN JUNE: R.A. Dickey went 5-0 with a 0.93 ERA (five earned runs/48.1 innings) in six June starts. Dickey allowed 21 hits, eight walks and had 55 strikeouts. SHUTOUTS: The Mets posted their ninth shutout of the year last night. The Mets are third in the majors with nine shutouts, one behind the Angels and Giants, who have […]

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Don’t Expect Big Add-Ons, By And Large These Fighting 2012 Mets Are On Their Own

An article by posted on June 30, 2012 0 Comments
Don’t Expect Big Add-Ons, By And Large These Fighting 2012 Mets Are On Their Own

Last night rumors abounded that the Mets were actively looking for relief help and actually contacted the san Diego Padres to inquire about Huston Street. You could read more about that below this update. However, Adam Rubin reported that a baseball official familiar with the Mets plans told him that he did not foresee the Mets […]

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Ike Davis Is Coming On Fast and Furious

An article by posted on June 28, 2012 0 Comments
Ike Davis Is Coming On Fast and Furious

Ike Davis is tied for fifth in the National League with 20 RBI in June and is batting .267 (20-75) with five home runs, two behind the NL lead, this month. Since June 9th, Davis is batting .353 (18-51) and has five multi-RBI contests during that stretch. His last seven hits have all been for extra-bases. Yesterday against […]

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Jenrry Mejia Going Back To Buffalo Rotation

An article by posted on June 26, 2012 0 Comments
Jenrry Mejia Going Back To Buffalo Rotation

This is via Adam Rubin, but according to Terry Collins, after Jenrry Mejia’s two-week reintroduction to bullpen Mejia very well may be headed back to starting rotation work with the Bisons — not the major league bullpen! After rehabbing from Tommy John surgery as a starting pitcher, Mejia has underwhelmed in five relief appearances with Buffalo, […]

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Mets News: Valdespin Is Out As Mets Activate Tejada From DL

An article by posted on June 24, 2012 0 Comments
Mets News: Valdespin Is Out As Mets Activate Tejada From DL

In somewhat of a surprise, the Mets have announced that Jordany Valdespin has been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo to make room for shortstop Ruben Tejada who was activated from the disabled list and is batting second in tonight’s lineup. The Mets have also activated Ramon Ramirez from the 15-day disabled list, but have yet to announce a corresponding move. I […]

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Mets Matters: Francisco’s Injury Means Only Five Relievers In The Pen

An article by posted on June 24, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Matters: Francisco’s Injury Means Only Five Relievers In The Pen

One of the things I’d like to try on a regular, if not daily basis, is a Mets’ oriented notebook. There’s so much going on that I don’t want any of it to get by the boards. After the game, Terry Collins revealed Frank Francisco had suffered an injury and was unavailable, leaving Collins with five relievers […]

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Mets Minors Daily: Attack Of The Clones Dooms Aberdeen, St. Lucie Cruises To Another Win

An article by posted on June 24, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Daily: Attack Of The Clones Dooms Aberdeen, St. Lucie Cruises To Another Win

McHugh Gets Roughed Up By Durham Bulls By Connor O’Brien The Bisons fell to .500 once again as they were defeated by the Durham Bulls last night by a score of 11-5. Collin McHugh took the mound for his second Triple-A start for the Bisons. He had struggled in his debut in Norfolk, giving up […]

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Frank Francisco Coming Out With Fighting Words For The Yankees, Calling Them “Chickens”

An article by posted on June 22, 2012 0 Comments
Frank Francisco Coming Out With Fighting Words For The Yankees, Calling Them “Chickens”

Frank Francisco has never been of a soft-spoken ilk, and last night he continued that trend, calling out the New York Yankees following the Mets 4-3 win over the Orioles in which Francisco walked in a run and nearly blew the game. Here’s the quote from Mike Puma’s column today from this morning’s New York […]

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Mets Minors Daily: Bingo Wins! Everybody Else Loses

An article by posted on June 22, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Daily: Bingo Wins! Everybody Else Loses

Buffalo Loses As Familia Is Ineffective Again By Pete Shapiro Jeurys Familia (5-4, 5.00) was ineffective yet again, giving up five earned runs and not able to get through the third inning as Norfolk defeated Buffalo 5-3 to take the four game series three games to one. Three Bisons relievers went 5.1 innings of scoreless […]

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Zack Wheeler, Wilmer Flores To Represent Mets In All-Star Futures Game

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler, Wilmer Flores To Represent Mets In All-Star Futures Game

It.s been a busy week for Wilmer Flores… First he has a huge game if the FSL All Star game and is named MVP. Next, he learns that he’s been promoted to Double-A Binghamton and follows that up with a game-winning hit in his last game as a St. Lucie Met. And today came the […]

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