Mets News & Notes

Oliver Perez Suffers Setback

An article by posted on May 30, 2009 0 Comments

Beleaguered Mets starter Oliver Perez (DL: Patellar Tendinitis) will be immediately removed from his rehabilitation stint in AAA Buffalo, and will be returned to the Mets facility in Port St. Lucie. An MRI taken Thursday revealed that Perez still had lingering inflammation of the patellar ligaments. Perez would have started for the Bisons tomorrow afternoon. […]

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Mets Trade Ramon Castro To White Sox

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

It’s official, Ramon Castro is now a former Met. With the emergence of the latest Mets sensation Omir Santos, and the return of Brian Schneider, the Mets had to make a move and so they traded Ramon Castro to the Chicago White Sox for right handed pitcher Lance Broadway. The Mets also kicked in some […]

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Breaking News: Mets Trying To Trade Ramon Castro

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

In an exclusive from the Daily News, Adam Rubin is reporting, The Mets are working the phones, trying to trade Ramon Castro before Saturday’s 1:10 p.m. game, according to sources. If Castro can’t be traded by Saturday’s game when Brian Schneider is activated, the Mets are not prepared to eat his $2.5 million salary, a […]

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Here Comes Schneider… There Goes Santos???

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

According Adam Rubin of the Daily News, Brian Schneider will be activated from the disabled list on Saturday. So what does that mean for Omir Santos who has suddenly become a fan favorite and has proven to be a valuable asset for the Mets since originally being called up to replace Schneider in the first place? […]

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Mets Injury Update: Beltran Back, Delgado, Schneider, Cora

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

Carlos Beltran is listed as day-to-day and is due back from a bone bruise on his right knee tonight against the Marlins. On Wednesday, Beltran said he was feeling 100% better and that he would be ready to play on Friday. Manuel said Beltran will start in center field. Alex Cora is on the 15 day DL […]

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MLB All-Star Game Preliminary Voting

An article by posted on May 27, 2009 0 Comments

Year after year, is anyone really surprised when absurd All-Star voting preliminary voting figures are released. We shouldn’t be, because there will always be the city that bombards the voting, the popularity contest, or the injured player who is inexplicably high. Here’s the rundown of how voting has shaped up across the league: 1B: National […]

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Oliver Perez Walks 5, Ends Bisons Win Streak

An article by posted on May 27, 2009 0 Comments

If you were hoping to get an improved and rejuvenated Oliver Perez back in the starting rotation anytime soon, forget about it. Perez is now losing games for Buffalo these days, and in his first start with them he looked like the same old Ollie. The Buffalo News reports, Perez, in his first game action […]

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Welcome To New York F-Mart! (The First Of Many New Graphics!)

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

Well here he is and not a moment to soon! The Fernando Martinez era begun tonight when he trotted out to rightfield sporting his new number 26 and looking pretty cool out there. Too all of you said it was too early or that it will never happen, don’t worry I promise I won’t gloat… yeah […]

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Will Mets Go After Jake Peavy?

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

I just read an article by Dayn Perry of Fox Sports who lists a few baseball trades that he says need to happen right now. This one got my attention… Jake Peavy to the Mets The Padres, despite their ongoing hot steak, have precious little chance of making the postseason (CoolStandings.com gives them less than a […]

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Breaking: Carlos Beltran To Have MRI On Right Knee

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

As reported by WFAN and the Daily News, Carlos Beltran will have an MRI later this morning on his sore right knee. It’s the same knee that forced Beltran to play DH during the Red Sox series. The Daily News writes, Beltran will go for an MRI on the right knee that has been ailing for […]

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