Mets News & Notes

Talkin’ Baseball With Bisons Manager Wally Backman

An article by posted on April 27, 2012 0 Comments
Talkin’ Baseball With Bisons Manager Wally Backman

I was standing in the Bison’s clubhouse talking to my buddy Dylan Owen. Dylan isn’t just a very talented RHP, he can hit too, and he happens to be a really nice guy. I was telling him, I had watched Monday night’s game on the internet, and when I saw him hit his historic home […]

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Video: Pelfrey To Have Tommy John Surgery

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments
Video: Pelfrey To Have Tommy John Surgery

(Video courtesy of SNY) Mike Pelfrey will undergo Tommy John Surgery on his right elbow, and miss the remainder of the season. His recovery and return could be anywhere between 12 and 18 months depending on how the elbow responds and any potential setbacks. Pelfrey does have youth on his side which could bode well for […]

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Terry Collins On Today’s All Homegrown Mets Lineup

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments
Terry Collins On Today’s All Homegrown Mets Lineup

I wanted to update this with a comment Terry Collins made regarding today’s all homegrown lineup: “Coming from player development,” said Collins, “this really is a great tribute to the scouts that go out there and get no glory except for reading the box scores every day and hoping that someday one of the players […]

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Mets News: Brad Emaus and Fred Lewis Signed To Minor League Deals

An article by posted on April 26, 2012 0 Comments

The New York Mets today announced the team signed infielder Brad Emaus and outfielder Fred Lewis to minor league contracts and assigned both to Buffalo (AAA) of the International League. Emaus, 26, had signed to start 2012 with the Laredo Lemurs of the American Association before joining New York. He appeared in 14 games with […]

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On The Road With Petey Pete: Hanging With The Herd At Lehigh Valley

An article by posted on April 25, 2012 0 Comments
On The Road With Petey Pete: Hanging With The Herd At Lehigh Valley

It’s 8:00 AM in the beautiful Lehigh Valley. I just got to the ballpark after enjoying a delicious continental breakfast at the Super 8. Grounds in my coffee? Who cares? We got morning minor league baseball on tap, and the Bisons are throwing Matt Harvey today, and I’ll be sitting right behind homeplate. First pitch: 10:30 […]

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Breaking News: Jason Bay Placed On DL, Mets Call Up Zach Lutz

An article by posted on April 24, 2012 0 Comments
Breaking News: Jason Bay Placed On DL, Mets Call Up Zach Lutz

The New York Mets today announced the team placed outfielder Jason Bay on the 15-Day Disabled List with a nondisplaced fracture of a rib on the left side and recalled infielder Zach Lutz from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League.  Bay, 33, is hitting .240 (12-50) with three home runs and five RBI in 15 […]

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Torres And Carrasco To Begin Rehab In St. Lucie Tonight

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
Torres And Carrasco To Begin Rehab In St. Lucie Tonight

.                           Andres Torres and D.J. Carrasco will begin their rehab assignments tonight with St. Luice. Torres has been out since opening day with a lingering strained calf muscle. As for Carrasco he twisted his ankle during Spring Training and was placed on the […]

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Mets Send Cedeno To DL, Hefner Called Up, Edgin To Buffalo

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Send Cedeno To DL, Hefner Called Up, Edgin To Buffalo

Update 4:00 PM Ronny Cedeno has been placed on the 15-day DL with a strained intercostal muscle. To take Cedeno’s place on the roster, the Mets recalled RHP Jeremy Hefner from Triple-A Buffalo who had been put on the taxi squad earlier. Cedeno, 29, is hitting .250 (3-12) in 10 games, three starts, this season. […]

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4/22 Farm Report: Danny Muno Propels St. Lucie To Wild Walkoff Win!

An article by posted on April 23, 2012 0 Comments
4/22 Farm Report: Danny Muno Propels St. Lucie To Wild Walkoff Win!

Buffalo 6 – Syracuse 1 Syracuse 1 – Buffalo 0 By Pete Shapiro The Buffalo Bisons split their double-header yesterday with the Syracuse Chiefs, winning the opener by a score of 6-1 behind starter Jeurys Familia (2-1), before dropping the nightcap by a heartbreaking score of 1-0 and making a hard luck loser of Chris […]

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4/20 Mets Farm Report: Buffalo and Bingo Win, Savannah Falls in Thirteen

An article by posted on April 21, 2012 0 Comments
4/20 Mets Farm Report: Buffalo and Bingo Win, Savannah Falls in Thirteen

BUFFALO 6 – SYRACUSE 4  By Pete Shapiro The Bisons stampeded into Syracuse on Friday for a 3-game set with the Chiefs, and by the time the dust had settled the Herd had stuck Syracuse with a 6-4 loss, their 5th straight and 9th in their last ten games. In doing so the Herd reached […]

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