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Mets Prospects Updates: Valdespin, Wheeler, Satin, Familia

An article by posted on August 14, 2011 0 Comments

Jordany Valdespin Mets infield prospect Jordany Valdespin is having himself a breakthrough season with his bat and was recently promoted from Double-A Binghamton to Triple-A Buffalo last week. So far, he’s been on a tear since joining the Bisons and has collected hits in each of his first three games batting an impressive .364 (4-11). […]

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Reyes Yet To Work Out; Unlikely To Return When Eligible

An article by posted on August 14, 2011 0 Comments

According to Andrew DiComo of MLB.com, Mets shortstop Jose Reyes has yet to resume working out since he landed on the disabled list last week with a strained left hamstring.  This makes it highly unlikely that Reyes will return to the lineup when he is eligible to come off of the DL on August 23. […]

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Labor Day Is The Deadline To Decide If Ike Davis Has Surgery

An article by posted on August 13, 2011 0 Comments
Labor Day Is The Deadline To Decide If Ike Davis Has Surgery

Updated 8/13 Last night before the game, injured first baseman Ike Davis spoke with reporters and said that a decision to undergo surgery on his left ankle must by made by Labor Day. “Labor Day is basically the cutoff day when I would have enough time to be healthy if I did have surgery for the […]

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Gee Struggles Early, Mets Can’t Rally In 4-3 Loss To D-Backs

An article by posted on August 13, 2011 0 Comments
Gee Struggles Early, Mets Can’t Rally In 4-3 Loss To D-Backs

Dillon Gee struggled early, and the Mets offense couldn’t stage a rally in their 4-3 loss to the Diamondbacks Game Notes Dillon Gee was hit hard in the first two innings, giving up all of his four runs, but after that point allowed no runs in the next three innings. Gee’s final line was five […]

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Niese Strong But Defense Fails In 3-2 Loss To Padres

An article by posted on August 11, 2011 0 Comments
Niese Strong But Defense Fails In 3-2 Loss To Padres

Jonathon Niese went out and had a great outing, but the Mets defense continued to struggle in their 3-2 loss to the Padres Game Notes Jonathon Niese pitched seven and two-third innings, allowing three runs (two earned) on seven hits, walking two and striking out seven. Niese had great control, and was victimized on two […]

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Torn MCL Wipes Out Season For Daniel Murphy

An article by posted on August 8, 2011 0 Comments

“All he was saying was, ‘Get me off the field,’” manager Terry Collins said. “That’s all he kept saying was, ‘Get me off the field. Get me off the field.’” According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Daniel Murphy has suffered a grade 2 tear of the medial collateral ligament in his left knee, […]

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Alderson: Reyes Could Miss 2-3 Weeks, Heading To DL

An article by posted on August 8, 2011 0 Comments
Alderson: Reyes Could Miss 2-3 Weeks, Heading To DL

This is so unbelievable it’s difficult for me to even write, but general manager Sandy Alderson just said during a radio interview on WFAN that shortstop Jose Reyes is “very likely” to miss 2-3 weeks. That’s about the same amount of time Reyes missed the last time he strained his left hamstring last month and went on the disabled list. […]

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Gee Struggles And Bullpen Fails Again In Mets 6-5 Loss

An article by posted on August 7, 2011 0 Comments

Dillon Gee struggled in five innings, and the bullpen struggled in the ninth as the Mets lost 6-5. Game Notes Dillon Gee had a bad outing today, and was victimized by three home runs. Gee’s final line: Five innings, five runs on six hits with three walks and three strikeouts. Whether it was a product […]

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Mets Fall 9 Back In Wild Card After 4-1 Loss To Braves

An article by posted on August 6, 2011 0 Comments

  R.A. Dickey pitched seven quality innings, but Tim Hudson held the Mets in check in their 4-1 loss. Game Notes R.A. Dickey had another great outing that was marred by an inability for his offense to score runs for him. Dickey went seven, giving up two runs on five hits, walking none and striking […]

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Will Mets Send Daniel Murphy Back To The Outfield Next Season?

An article by posted on August 5, 2011 0 Comments

Daniel Murphy is a heckuva baseball player according to most, but ssemingly has no position on a diamond he can call his own. By now this comes as no surprise to Mets fans, but according to Steve Popper of The Record, there’s been some talk of Murphy picking up an outfielders glove in the future […]

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