Mets News & Notes

Wright Wants To Remain A Met: “Not A Single Complaint”

An article by posted on September 4, 2012 0 Comments
Wright Wants To Remain A Met: “Not A Single Complaint”

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, All-Star third baseman David Wright badly wants to remain in Flushing for life. Wright has indicated multiple times his interest in staying with the Mets, but this time around it was a bit more direct. Here are some highlights of Heyman’s column: “I’m extremely optimistic,” he said. “I’ve really enjoyed […]

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Mets To Call Up Six Players From Buffalo Tuesday

An article by posted on September 3, 2012 0 Comments
Mets To Call Up Six Players From Buffalo Tuesday

With the end of the Buffalo Bisons season on Monday, the Mets will be recalling four players, and purchasing two contracts from Triple-A. The players will be: Jordany Valdespin, UTIL Elvin Ramirez, RHP Jeurys Familia, RHP Jenrry Mejia, RHP And the contracts that will be purchased are Fred Lewis, OF Justin Hampson, LHP This is […]

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Mets Recall RHP Collin McHugh For Today’s Start Against St. Louis

An article by posted on September 3, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Recall RHP Collin McHugh For Today’s Start Against St. Louis

Prior to today’s game, the Mets will recall RHP Collin McHugh from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League…McHugh will wear #36 and make his second major league start today. McHugh made his major league debut on August 23 vs. Colorado tossing 7.0 shutout innings in a no-decision. He allowed only two hits while fanning nine to become only the fifth pitcher […]

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Mets Minors Beat: Flores En Fuego, Boyd Blasts Bombs

An article by posted on August 31, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Beat: Flores En Fuego, Boyd Blasts Bombs

With only a week to go in the minor league season, this series you’ve all grown to love will unfortunately be coming to an end after next Friday’s edition. So it is with great pleasure that I present to you this Friday’s edition of the smash-hit feature exclusively on MMO, Mets Minors Beat. This week […]

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Mets Tell Collins To Readjust Goals; Finish Ahead Of Marlins and Phillies To Create Good Vibes

An article by posted on August 27, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Tell Collins To Readjust Goals; Finish Ahead Of Marlins and Phillies To Create Good Vibes

A club source told Mike Puma of the New York Post. that there is “no chance” the Mets manager will become a scapegoat for the team’s second-half collapse and be fired this offseason or before the season concludes. Don’t be surprised if a potential Collins contract extension is tied to how the Mets finish this season. The source […]

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Mets Minors Beat: Wheeler Wins, Schwinden’s Journey, Holy Robles!

An article by posted on August 27, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Beat: Wheeler Wins, Schwinden’s Journey, Holy Robles!

Welcome back for the Monday-morning-quarterback edition of the ultra-cool MMO feature: Mets Minors Beat. What the heck is that? You might very well say. It is a labor of love, and in it you will see stuff about the Mets minor leagues that you absolutely won’t find anywhere else. Over the last several months the […]

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Dillon Gee Gets Clean Bill Of Health, Will Begin Throwing

An article by posted on August 26, 2012 0 Comments
Dillon Gee Gets Clean Bill Of Health, Will Begin Throwing

Here’s some good news… New York Mets right-hander Dillon Gee received a clean bill of health after having an angiogram in St. Louis on Friday, reports Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. The test was administered by the same doctor who performed surgery to repair a damaged artery in Gee’s pitching shoulder six weeks earlier. […]

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The Duda Bides With The Mets Tomorrow

An article by posted on August 25, 2012 0 Comments
The Duda Bides With The Mets Tomorrow

The team announced that outfielder Lucas Duda will return to the Mets in time for Sunday’s series finale against the Houston Astros. Duda has been laboring at Triple-A Buffalo where he has hit .260 with three homers and eight RBIs in 96 at-bats since being optioned there on July 24th after suffering through a horrendous […]

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If You (Re)Build It, Will We Come?

An article by posted on August 25, 2012 0 Comments
If You (Re)Build It, Will We Come?

As the Mets play out their fiftieth season they are paying tribute to their 1962 counterparts. That THUD you heard was our beloved Amazins’ falling into last place. Fifty years later…and some things remain the same. It’s been half a century since National League baseball returned to New York and it got me thinking. At the […]

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McHugh Demoted Back To Buffalo, Flores Raking Again, Verrett Is On A Roll

An article by posted on August 24, 2012 0 Comments
McHugh Demoted Back To Buffalo, Flores Raking Again, Verrett Is On A Roll

Updated Post 5:00 PM The Mets demoted right-hander Collin McHugh to Triple-A Buffalo despite a stellar debut on Thursday in which he tossed seven scoreless innings and allowed just two hits and a walk while fanning nine. The Mets needed the roster spot for the return of Jeremy Hefner who was on a three-day paternity leave. McHugh will […]

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