Mets News & Notes

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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Our Amazin’ Mets, The Comeback Kids!

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Our Amazin’ Mets, The Comeback Kids!

After a sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays, the Mets laid an egg in a home series against the Red, dropping all three games. The Mets needed a bounce back series against Baltimore, who has been terrific the first few months of the season. They did just that only alowing two runs in the three games and […]

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Mets Farmhands: Who’s Hot? Mid-Season Edition

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farmhands: Who’s Hot? Mid-Season Edition

With the mid-season mark for the minor league long-season leagues fast approaching, I wanted to release a Who’s Hot update to cap off the season’s first half. These statistics do not include Wednesday’s games, but are accurate through Tuesday June 19th. Two out of three players here are pitchers, which makes sense considering pitching is […]

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