Minor League Stuff

Buffalo Splits Doubleheader: Wheeler Okay In Bisons Loss, But Den Dekker’s Grand Slam Keys Win In Nightcap

An article by posted on August 7, 2012 0 Comments
Buffalo Splits Doubleheader: Wheeler Okay In Bisons Loss, But Den Dekker’s Grand Slam Keys Win In Nightcap

The Buffalo Bisons split a doubleheader with Syracuse yesterday, dropping the first game by a score of 5-4 and winning the nightcap 4-3 after holding off a late charge by the Chiefs. Zack Wheeler, whose debut was pushed back a day because of a rainout on Sunday, took the bump for game one and for four innings […]

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Mets Lower Minors: Maron Rakes, Lara Pitches A Winner, Massie Shelled

An article by posted on August 7, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Lower Minors: Maron Rakes, Lara Pitches A Winner, Massie Shelled

St. Lucie – No Game Scheduled St. Lucie enjoyed the day off, but will begin a series against the Palm Beach Cardinals, sending RHP Rafael Montero (4-2, 2.51) to the mound against LHP Kyle Hald (2-1, 3.26) Asheville 3, Savannah 2  Michael Fulmer had a solid outing, but some late inning trouble by Chasen Bradford led […]

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MMO Fair Or Foul: Phillip Evans Might Never Make It?

An article by posted on August 6, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Fair Or Foul: Phillip Evans Might Never Make It?

From time to time I will check out other Mets websites, and blogsites. I have as they say, some “friends in the biz,” and I enjoy seeing what they’re up to on occasion. Today I was on Mack’s Mets and I saw something there, an opinion by a “scout,” about one of our Mets farmhands, […]

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Monday Minors Beat: Brandon Nimmo Making Noise, Meet Hansel Robles, Tyler Pill Exceeding Expectations

An article by posted on August 6, 2012 0 Comments
Monday Minors Beat: Brandon Nimmo Making Noise, Meet Hansel Robles, Tyler Pill Exceeding Expectations

A lot of stuff went on down on the farm this weekend. Johan made a rehab start for Brooklyn. Tyler Pill continues to dazzle in the Florida State League. Nimmo and Evans heat up with the lumber, and much more. And thanks to our new and improved Mets minor league coverage, you don’t have to […]

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B-Mets Bats Silenced, Muster Only Two Hits In 5-2 Loss To Reading

An article by posted on August 6, 2012 0 Comments
B-Mets Bats Silenced, Muster Only Two Hits In 5-2 Loss To Reading

The Binghamton Mets jumped out to an early two to nothing lead after the first two innings, only to see Reading score five unanswered runs and take the rubber match by a 5-2 tally on Sunday night. With the loss, the B-Mets lost three of four in their weekend series at FirstEnergy Stadium in Reading. […]

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MMO Sits Down With Mets Prospect Wilmer Flores

An article by posted on August 6, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Sits Down With Mets Prospect Wilmer Flores

I caught up with Mets top position prospect Wilmer Flores one afternoon two weeks ago in the visitors dugout at New Britain Stadium. Wilmer was nice enough to sit down with me and answer a few questions for the readers at MMO. I asked him for his thoughts on the Eastern League pitching he’s seen […]

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Peavey Goes Distance In 7-2 Win, But B-Mets Drop Nightcap In Doubleheader Split

An article by posted on August 5, 2012 0 Comments
Peavey Goes Distance In 7-2 Win, But B-Mets Drop Nightcap In Doubleheader Split

The Binghamton Mets and Reading Phillies played two on Saturday night at First Energy Stadium in Reading, Pennsylvania, with the B-Mets taking game one by a score of 7-2, and dropping the nightcap 3-1. In game one, the two teams were knotted at two until the B-Mets broke the game wide open in the top […]

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MMO Mailbag: Whither Wilmer Flores? Ask Petey

An article by posted on August 5, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Whither Wilmer Flores? Ask Petey

As the afternoon turned from day into night, I peered through the grimy window of the bar, past the fly tracks and the flickering neon Pabst Blue Ribbon sign, trying to focus my eyes on a drug-store clock across the street. What the heck time does that say? How long have I been in this […]

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Schwinden Tosses Six Shutout Frames In Bisons 1-0 Win

An article by posted on August 5, 2012 0 Comments
Schwinden Tosses Six Shutout Frames In Bisons 1-0 Win

In last night’s pitching duel in Buffalo between the Bisons and Syracuse Chiefs, the Bisons prevailed 1-0. Chris Schwinden got the start for Buffalo, looking to build off his dominant performance on Wednesday night, when he tossed seven innings and allowed only one run on three hits. Schwinden didn’t dominate last night, but he scattered […]

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Wally Backman Suspended For Three Games

An article by posted on August 4, 2012 0 Comments
Wally Backman Suspended For Three Games

Amy Moritz of the Buffalo News is reporting that the Triple-A Bisons will be without manager Wally Backman tonight and for the next two games. Backman earned a three-game suspension from the International League for his part in an arguement with Syracuse manager Tony Beasley in the middle of the fourth inning Friday night. Both were […]

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