Mets News & Notes

Tuesday’s Children Meet & Greet At Citi Field

An article by posted on September 1, 2011 0 Comments
Tuesday’s Children Meet & Greet At Citi Field

Prior to Thursday night’s 7-5 win over the Marlins, several Mets including R.A. Dickey, Lucas Duda, Chris Capuano, Nick Evans, Dillon Gee, Mike Nickeas and Bobby Parnell met with families who were affected by the 9/11 attacks through the Tuesday’s Children organization. Families got to speak with players, get a signed baseball or two and […]

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Mets Source Says Einhorn Was Looking To Exploit Mets Financial Situation

An article by posted on September 1, 2011 0 Comments

UPDATE 12:40 pm According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, a source aware of the matter said Einhorn’s portrayal of the situation as the Wilpons continually changing terms is inaccurate. Instead, the source said, Einhorn figured he had the Wilpons in a bind and looked to exploit it, thinking minor late changes from the current […]

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The Week Of Memories

An article by posted on September 1, 2011 0 Comments
The Week Of Memories

This is the Week of Memories for most of us. The week that the world fell apart, and couldn’t be put back together again. So many Mommies’ and Daddys’ who left children through no fault of their own. Many of these children now carry or wear items that were their Mom’s or Dad’s making a […]

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Mets Add Josh Stinson, Josh Satin To Roster

An article by posted on September 1, 2011 0 Comments

The team announced Wednesday night that it will recall right-handed pitcher Josh Stinson from Double-A Binghamton and purchase the contract of infielder Josh Satin from Triple-A Buffalo prior to Thursday’s game against the Marlins at Citi Field. Neither player has prior Major League experience. Stinson went 3-7 with a 7.44 ERA during 13 starts at […]

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Alderson: Mejia Won’t Be Ready Until Well Into 2012

An article by posted on August 31, 2011 0 Comments

Some news fron Buffalo where general manager Sandy Alderson is visiting with the Bisons. [blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/BNHarrington/status/109072128124530689"] [blackbirdpie url="http://twitter.com/#!/BNHarrington/status/109072314691362819"]  Tough news on Mejia, no doubt… But typically, recovery time for Tommy John surgery is 12-15 months, so not a real surprise.

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Another Preposterous Idea

An article by posted on August 31, 2011 0 Comments
Another Preposterous Idea

If last week’s frightening thought of putting Mike Pelfrey in the closer role wasn’t bad enough, here is something just as baffling from Andy Martino of the Daily News.  Imperfect circumstances call for creative solutions, and in recent weeks the Mets have kicked around many ideas for 2012. In that spirit, a well-placed front office source said it […]

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Mets Notes: Mets Sweep, Davis Decision Looming, Johan Could Pitch For Mets Next Weekend

An article by posted on August 30, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Notes: Mets Sweep, Davis Decision Looming, Johan Could Pitch For Mets Next Weekend

R.A. Dickey shut down the pesky Marlins in the opener, while Dillon Gee pitched solidly in the nightcap as the Mets completed a doubleheader sweep of the Fish. Gee pitched six effective innings, while Dickey dominated in game one pitching seven spotless innings in a 2-1 victory for Dickey’s first win since July 25. The […]

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Citi Field Survives Hurricane Irene, Doubleheader A Go For Today

An article by posted on August 29, 2011 0 Comments
Citi Field Survives Hurricane Irene, Doubleheader A Go For Today

With Hurricane Irene inflicting millions of dollars worth of damage throughout our region, the Mets have announced that Citi Field sustained no damage and that the team intends to play both games of Monday’s doubleheader against the Marlins as scheduled. The Marlins and Mets will play a rare five-game series in the next four days, with shortstop Jose Reyes expected […]

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Alderson Won’t Make Decisions Based On Media and Fan Frenzy

An article by posted on August 28, 2011 0 Comments

Dan Martin of the New York Post, is reporting that GM Sandy Alderson will consider Jose Reyes’ health, injury and future playing time during their negotiations after the season. Well, I would certainly hope so. That’s kind of the guy’s job, don’t ya think? In the same article he quotes Alderson and Wright who weighed in on sticking […]

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Ticket Exchange Info For Cancelled Weekend Games

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Ticket Exchange Info For Cancelled Weekend Games

METS POSTPONE GAMES SATURDAY AND SUNDAY BOTH GAMES RESCHEDULED AS A SINGLE-ADMISSION DOUBLEHEADER THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 STARTING AT 4:10 P.M. Complete Ticketing Info at Mets.com or by Phone at (718) 507-TIXX FLUSHING, N.Y., August 26, 2011 – Following the emergency planning and early mass transit shutdown announced by Mayor Bloomberg in anticipation of Hurricane Irene, […]

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