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Prospect Pulse: Power Arms For The Mets Pen

An article by posted on April 30, 2012 0 Comments
Prospect Pulse: Power Arms For The Mets Pen

There is no doubt that one of the weakest aspects of the 2012 Mets so far has been the bullpen. The Mets bullpen ERA is second to last in the National League at 5.04. Their bullpen’s WHIP is at 1.51, good for 14th place in the league. The Met bullpen this year is also fourth […]

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Hits and Misses: Just Another Manic Monday

An article by posted on April 30, 2012 0 Comments
Hits and Misses: Just Another Manic Monday

The Mets are 13-9 and if the season ended today, and I know it doesn’t, the Mets would be in the playoffs. The Marlins and Phillies on the other hand would be watching from home like you and me. Now onto the meaty stuff… During the Colorado series the Mets bullpen was charged with 17 […]

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MMO Exclusive: Wally Backman – Part Deux

An article by posted on April 30, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Wally Backman – Part Deux

(click any photo to embiggen) Last week I published the first half of the MMO Exclusive interview I conducted with Buffalo Bisons manager Wally Backman. Wally was kind enough to sit down and answer some questions about his current team. He was very candid about which of his AAA players he feels, are working themselves […]

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4/29 Farm Report: Havens & Vaughn Homer, Owen & Wheeler Solid, Wins All Around

An article by posted on April 30, 2012 0 Comments
4/29 Farm Report: Havens & Vaughn Homer, Owen & Wheeler Solid, Wins All Around

Buffalo 8, Rochester 2 By Andrew O’Brien Dylan Owen pitched seven strong innings Sunday afternoon, leading the Buffalo Bisons to an 8-2 victory over the Rochester Red Wings. With the win, Buffalo (14-10) has won three straight and 10 of its last 14. Over seven innings, Owen (2-1) allowed four hits, one run (one earned), no […]

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Reese Havens Activated and Batting Third For B-Mets

An article by posted on April 29, 2012 0 Comments
Reese Havens Activated and Batting Third For B-Mets

Minor League News Update: As we reported on Tuesday, second baseman Reese Havens has indeed been activated and assigned to Double-A Binghamton in time for Sunday’s game. He is in the lineup and batting third today as the B-Mets take on the Erie SeaWolves. Welcome back, Reese. 4/29 METS FARM REPORT Buffalo 4, Rochester 3 […]

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Matt Harvey Makes BA’s Prospect Hot Sheet

An article by posted on April 28, 2012 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Makes BA’s Prospect Hot Sheet

Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet for the period April 20-26 has Mets top prospect RHP Matt Harvey ranked #6 and 3B Wilmer Flores gets an honorable mention. Regarding Flores BA Writes: For as long as he’s been around, it’s easy to forget that Wilmer Flores is still just a 20-year-old in the high Class A Florida State League. Now playing third […]

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4/27 Farm Report: Sandoval and Vaughn Homer, Flores and Pascucci Extend Streaks

An article by posted on April 28, 2012 0 Comments
4/27 Farm Report: Sandoval and Vaughn Homer, Flores and Pascucci Extend Streaks

Buffalo 7, Rochester 3 By Joe DeCaro The frigid cold weather wasn’t very kind to Jeurys Familia who simply had trouble commanding any of his pitches and walked a season and career high seven batters last night. Familia was all over the place and was finally removed after dishing out three walks to start the […]

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MMO Gallery: Matt Harvey In Action!

An article by posted on April 27, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Gallery: Matt Harvey In Action!

Petey Shoots Top Prospect Matt Harvey… With His Camera, Silly… Our own Petey Pete was on assignment this week covering the Buffalo Bisons on the road in Lehigh Valley as they took on the Iron Pigs. One of his many great moments included watching Matt Harvey toss an absolute gem… Well, I’ll just let him […]

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4/26 Farm Report: Goeddel Shines In 1-0 Win, Tapia & Peavey Get Roughed Up

An article by posted on April 27, 2012 0 Comments
4/26 Farm Report: Goeddel Shines In 1-0 Win, Tapia & Peavey Get Roughed Up

New Hampshire 16, Binghamton 3 By Tim Burns The Binghamton Mets lost mightily to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats on Thursday night at NYSEG Stadium by a score of 16-3. It was the most runs given up by the B-Mets this season, but luckily they didn’t set any new club records in runs allowed in a game. […]

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Talkin’ Baseball With Bisons Manager Wally Backman

An article by posted on April 27, 2012 0 Comments
Talkin’ Baseball With Bisons Manager Wally Backman

I was standing in the Bison’s clubhouse talking to my buddy Dylan Owen. Dylan isn’t just a very talented RHP, he can hit too, and he happens to be a really nice guy. I was telling him, I had watched Monday night’s game on the internet, and when I saw him hit his historic home […]

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