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Murphy Leads All 2B In Errors and Has Gone Cold At The Plate

An article by posted on June 7, 2012 0 Comments
Murphy Leads All 2B In Errors and Has Gone Cold At The Plate

They say a best offense is a good defense – no wait a minute – wrong sport. But where the Mets are concerned a good defense would do wonders for this team. The last two games showcased just how bad the Mets can be defensively and how quickly things can fall apart. The poster boy […]

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Mets Preview/Starting Lineup: Bay Out With Flu-Like Symptoms, Dickey Tries To Stop 3-Game Skid

An article by posted on June 7, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Preview/Starting Lineup: Bay Out With Flu-Like Symptoms, Dickey Tries To Stop 3-Game Skid

Jason Bay was in the original starting lineup for today, but he removed himself because he is experiencing flu-like symptoms. Scott Hairston will take his place and bat sixth. Starting Lineup 1. Kirk Nieuwenhuis CF 2. Josh Thole C 3. David Wright 3B 4. Lucas Duda RF 5. Daniel Murphy 2B 6. Scott Hairston LF 7. […]

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While Collins Continues To Skirt Issue On Ike Davis, What About Derrek Lee?

An article by posted on June 6, 2012 0 Comments
While Collins Continues To Skirt Issue On Ike Davis, What About Derrek Lee?

This morning, Jessep already laid out a great case as to why first baseman Ike Davis should be demoted to Buffalo with all expediency and I don’t have anything more to add to that. But on that front, Terry Collins was asked again about the situation yet he continues to dance around the issue. Adam Rubin […]

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Okay, Someone Needs To Say It… Re-Signing Hairston Was A Stroke Of Genius

An article by posted on June 6, 2012 0 Comments
Okay, Someone Needs To Say It… Re-Signing Hairston Was A Stroke Of Genius

I can imagine some of the stomachs churning already after reading that title. But as I was going through some of the Mets notes, it’s hard to ignore what an incredible impact Scott Hairston has made on this team so far this season. Hairston hit a home run and scored three runs last night after entering […]

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Could Kirk Nieuwenhuis Be The Odd Man Out?

An article by posted on June 6, 2012 0 Comments
Could Kirk Nieuwenhuis Be The Odd Man Out?

When Kirk Nieuwenhuis was called up on April 7th, I’m sure a lot of people weren’t expecting Captain Kirk to have an major impact on the team going forward into the season.  Guess what? He has. Luckily, he has done all that and more for the Amazin’s. Not only has Nieuwenhuis provided the Mets with some key hits offensively, […]

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Jon Stewart Experiences Mets No-Hitter Nirvana

An article by posted on June 6, 2012 0 Comments
Jon Stewart Experiences Mets No-Hitter Nirvana

If you haven’t seen comedian Jon Stewart’s reaction to Johan Santana’s no-hitter, I think you’re going to love this video… The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Stewart is a life-long suffering Mets fan just like many of us and he does an outstanding job of sharing his reaction which I’m sure was very similar to […]

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Enough Is Enough: Ike’s Gotta Go

An article by posted on June 6, 2012 0 Comments
Enough Is Enough: Ike’s Gotta Go

About two weeks ago, I questioned if hype got the best of us with regards to Ike Davis. Today, I was hoping I’d write about how he has snapped out of it. The truth is, it’s time to go Ike. This is not about last night. I don’t think last night was a pack it […]

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Funny Story From The Game Monday…

An article by posted on June 6, 2012 0 Comments
Funny Story From The Game Monday…

Thought I would share with you all a funny tidbit from Monday’s series finale against the Cardinals that I was in attendance for. So me and four of my friends piled into a car and headed out to Citi Field on a rainy Monday morning. We had been trying to plan a day to all […]

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Wild Game, Bullpen Blows It In 7-6 Loss In Extras To Nationals

An article by posted on June 5, 2012 0 Comments
Wild Game, Bullpen Blows It In 7-6 Loss In Extras To Nationals

Chris Young looked good in his first start since May of 2011, but a comedy of errors lead to a thrilling game that was decided in the twelfth in the Mets 7-6 loss. Game Recap Chris Young coming back to the Mets in his first start in over a year pitched admirably, going five innings while giving […]

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Mets News: Niese’s Heart Condition Is Not Serious, Tejada To Be Activated Friday

An article by posted on June 5, 2012 0 Comments
Mets News: Niese’s Heart Condition Is Not Serious, Tejada To Be Activated Friday

Mets starter Jonathon Niese says he’s OK after his heart started racing during a game over the weekend. Niese was pulled from the game after tossing six impressive innings in which he struck out ten batters. Yesterday, Niese said that he’s expecting to have a minor procedure during the All-Star break to help correct the condition that […]

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