Minor League Stuff

Binghamton Buzz: Wheeler (#1) and McHugh (#3) Among League Leaders In Strikeouts

An article by posted on June 5, 2012 0 Comments
Binghamton Buzz: Wheeler (#1) and McHugh (#3) Among League Leaders In Strikeouts

Ramblings From Henry and Fayette Streets The Week That Was: May 28th – June 3rd As May came to a close, and June opened up, the B-Mets found themselves in exactly the same spot in the standings as they have been most of the season, that being fourth place looking up at the Rock Cats, […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Select Purdue Catcher Kevin Plawecki With 35th Overall Pick

An article by posted on June 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Select Purdue Catcher Kevin Plawecki With 35th Overall Pick

The Mets have selected catcher Kevin Plawecki from Purdue with the 35th overall pick in the 2012 first year player draft. Jonathan Mayo says: “Plawecki is an offensive catcher with a lot of ability with the bat. He makes consistent contact with a short swing that allows him to stay in the center of the field. With […]

Continue Reading »

2012 Draft: Everybody’s Got An Opinion As To Who The Mets Will Select

An article by posted on June 4, 2012 0 Comments
2012 Draft: Everybody’s Got An Opinion As To Who The Mets Will Select

Here is the latest from many of the experts on who they believe the Mets will select with their No. 12 overall pick in tonight’s First Year Player Draft. Through The Fence Albert Almora, OF, Mater HS - Almora is the most polished high school player in the draft, and once he fills out his 6’-2”, […]

Continue Reading »

The 2012 First-Half Division Champion: St. Lucie Mets

An article by posted on June 3, 2012 0 Comments
The 2012 First-Half Division Champion: St. Lucie Mets

With an overall won-lost record of 44-12 and a winning pct. of: .786, the St. Lucie Mets have once again captured the first-half Southern Division title in the Florida State League (A+), repeating the feat of a year ago. The incredible record has enabled them to clinch the first-half title nearly two weeks early, as […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Minors News: Satin Could Get Called Up, Carson On Way To New York

An article by posted on June 3, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors News: Satin Could Get Called Up, Carson On Way To New York

Hi everyone, a few notes on the minors, but before that I want to apologize for the meltdowns we experienced on MMO this past Friday and Saturday when we suffered a few outages due to heavy traffic. We have taken measures to increase our memory and resources so that will not happen again. The site […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Farm Report: St. Lucie Sweeps Doubleheader To Clinch Division!

An article by posted on June 3, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: St. Lucie Sweeps Doubleheader To Clinch Division!

Toledo 3, Buffalo 2 By Joe D. It was a tough loss for the Buffalo Bisons as they fell to the Toledo Mud Hens 3-2 after closer Fernando Cabrera allowed a walk-off homer in the ninth inning to Toledo shortstop Brent Dlugach. Garrett Olson got the start and didn’t pitch too badly allowing just two runs […]

Continue Reading »

Zack Wheeler #4, Wilmer Flores #10 Make Baseball America Hot Sheet

An article by posted on June 2, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler #4, Wilmer Flores #10 Make Baseball America Hot Sheet

Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet for the week ending May 31st has Mets top prospects RHP Zack Wheeler and 3B Wilmer Flores both ranked in their Top 10 at No. 4 and No.10 respectively.   Both Flores and Wheeler have sen their stocks rise considerably so far this season, especially Flores who did some back-sliding last season. […]

Continue Reading »

Montero Was Lights Out In Sand Gnats 2-0 Win, Buffalo and Binghamton Both Lose

An article by posted on June 2, 2012 0 Comments
Montero Was Lights Out In Sand Gnats 2-0 Win, Buffalo and Binghamton Both Lose

Toledo 5, Buffalo 2 The Bisons carried a 2-1 lead over Toledo into the bottom of the 6th, but allowed two runs in both the 6th and 8th innings to drop a 5-2 decision. The Herd has now lost two games in a row, after winning three straight to open a series with Columbus. Friday […]

Continue Reading »

Time For Wheeler To Take The Next Step

An article by posted on June 1, 2012 0 Comments
Time For Wheeler To Take The Next Step

Is there a point where a player becomes too good for the level they are at, and at the same time it becomes counterproductive to stay at that level?  Seems like a rhetorical question, and if so, has Zack Wheeler reached that point pitching for the Binghamton Mets?  In his last three starts he has […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Option Rob Johnson To Buffalo, Place Chris Schwinden On Waivers

An article by posted on June 1, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Option Rob Johnson To Buffalo, Place Chris Schwinden On Waivers

Okay, so now everything is official… The Mets have optioned catcher Rob Johnson to Triple-A Buffalo to make room for Josh Thole who was just activated and will be in tonight’s lineup against the St. Louis cardinals. Earlier today, the Mets placed pitcher Chris Schwinden on waivers and officially added reliever Elvin Ramirez from Triple-A […]

Continue Reading »