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Top Mets Draft Pick Battles Back From Adversity

An article by posted on May 28, 2012 0 Comments
Top Mets Draft Pick Battles Back From Adversity

Three weeks ago things were tenuous for Mets left-handed pitching prospect Steven Matz. The Mets top draft pick (second round, 72nd overall) in the 2009 Amateur Draft, injured his elbow before pitching in any professional games, and underwent Tommy John Surgery on May 18th, 2010. He was expected back by the middle of last season, […]

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Farm Report: Buffalo, St. Lucie & Savannah All Win On Saturday!

An article by posted on May 27, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Buffalo, St. Lucie & Savannah All Win On Saturday!

 Buffalo 8, SWB 7 By Pete Shapiro The Bisons squandered a 6-0 lead in this game and fell behind SWB 7-6 before rallying for two runs in the eighth inning to hand the Yankees an 8-7 defeat on Saturday. Jordany Valdespin tied the game 7-7 in the eighth, when he singled in Josh Satin from […]

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Flores Launches Eighth Homerun In St. Lucie Win Cust Blast In 10th Brands Herd With Loss

An article by posted on May 26, 2012 0 Comments
Flores Launches Eighth Homerun In St. Lucie Win Cust Blast In 10th Brands Herd With Loss

SWB 8, Buffalo 7 By Pete Shapiro SWB Designated Hitter Jack Cust led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a walk-off home run off reliever Edgar Ramirez, to snap a 7-7 tie and make winners of the SWB Yankees by a score of 8-7. RHP Jeurys Familia started for the Herd and just […]

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Mets Promote Jack Egbert From Buffalo, Option Robert Carson To Binghamton

An article by posted on May 25, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Promote Jack Egbert From Buffalo, Option Robert Carson To Binghamton

The Mets announced that they have optioned LHP Robert Carson to Double-A Binghamton and purchased the contract of RHP Jack Egbert from Triple-A Buffalo to replace him on the roster. Egbert has been having a fine season at Buffalo where is 2-3 with a 2.08 ERA in 17 appearances spanning 26 innings. He has allowed 22 hits and 5 walks […]

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Why Is Manny Acosta Still Here?

An article by posted on May 25, 2012 0 Comments
Why Is Manny Acosta Still Here?

An introduction is not necessary as the title does all of the justice. Statistically, he has faltered in every role this season, from set-up man to mop-up guy. Acosta has almost as many walks as innings pitched, allowed more runs then innings pitched and has allowed a run in 10 of his 18 games pitched. […]

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Farm Report: Harvey Solid For Buffalo, St. Lucie Back To Winning Ways

An article by posted on May 25, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Harvey Solid For Buffalo, St. Lucie Back To Winning Ways

 Buffalo 6, Scranton/WB 2 By Pete Shapiro The Bisons scored two runs in the fifth, two more in the sixth, one in the seventh, and one in the eighth, to beat the SWB Yankees going away by a score of 6-2 in Thursday night action. Matt Harvey (5-1, 4.22) went 5.1 IP for the Herd, […]

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It’s Going To Be A Banner Day At Citi Field!

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
It’s Going To Be A Banner Day At Citi Field!

Congratulations to our two lucky winners Billy and Kyle who each won themselves a pair of tickets to Banner Day at Citi Field on Sunday, May 27. For those of you participating, here are the guidelines from the Mets: Guidelines for Banner Day: Banner Day participants must have tickets to the game Participants must check in at the […]

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Farm Report: Wheeler Dazzles ‘Em In New Britain, Vaughn Homers In St. Lucie Win

An article by posted on May 24, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Wheeler Dazzles ‘Em In New Britain, Vaughn Homers In St. Lucie Win

Buffalo, Travel Day Herd Rumblings: Buffalo (26-20) had an off-day on Wednesday as they traveled from Indianapolis back to Buffalo. The Bisons look to get back on the winning track after dropping three in a row at 7:05 p.m. on Thursday, when they play the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees in Buffalo with the Yankees as the home team. […]

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B-Met Futility: McHugh’s Great Performance Goes Down The Drain – Savannah Wins

An article by posted on May 23, 2012 0 Comments
B-Met Futility: McHugh’s Great Performance Goes Down The Drain – Savannah Wins

  Indianapolis 6, Buffalo 3 By Andrew O’Brien For the third straight game, the Buffalo Bisons played shoddy defense Tuesday afternoon en route to a 6-3 loss to the Indianapolis Indians. The loss marked the third straight for the Triple-A Mets. The Bisons committed three errors Tuesday, upping the four-game series total to 12. Chris […]

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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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