Minor League Stuff

On The Road With Petey Pete: Wet & Soggy In New Britain

An article by posted on May 22, 2012 0 Comments
On The Road With Petey Pete: Wet & Soggy In New Britain

With respect to Bisons lefty Chuck James who told me a few weeks ago in response to my somewhat facetious comment to him, “Everyday’s a beautiful day for baseball.” Yesterday in New Britain, CT it wasn’t exactly a beautiful day for baseball as it rained right up until game time, and then the B-Mets lost […]

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Farm Report: Black Monday – All Four Teams Go Down In Defeat

An article by posted on May 22, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Black Monday – All Four Teams Go Down In Defeat

Indianapolis 8, Buffalo 6 By Andrew O’Brien With the game tied in the top of the ninth inning Monday night, LHP Josh Edgin allowed two Indianapolis runs to score, and the Bisons dropped their second straight game to the Indians, 8-6. Edgin (1-2, 5.40) took the loss, going one inning and allowing one hit and […]

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On The Road With Petey Pete: New Britain, CT & The Binghamton Mets

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
On The Road With Petey Pete: New Britain, CT & The Binghamton Mets

Let’s see, do I have everything? Lap-top, check. Digital camera, check. Voice recorder check. Sandwiches check. Cell phone, of course, looks like I’m ready to go! New Britain here I come and I will be preceded by the Double-A version of a wrecking crew from Binghamton known as the B-Mets. I sent word ahead, a […]

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The Binghamton Buzz: Mejia Passing Through, den Dekker Keeps On Hittin’

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
The Binghamton Buzz: Mejia Passing Through, den Dekker Keeps On Hittin’

Ramblings From Henry and Fayette Streets  The Week That Was: May 14th – May 20th The Binghamton Mets went 4-2 over the past week, winning both their home series against divisional rival Trenton two games to one, as well as the first series of their current roadtrip against the Double A Red Sox by the same […]

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Farm Teams Split: Montero A Filthy Animal, Wimberly Steals Home

An article by posted on May 21, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Teams Split: Montero A Filthy Animal, Wimberly Steals Home

Indianapolis 4, Buffalo 1 By Andrew O’Brien Less than 24-hours after the Buffalo Bisons exploded for six home runs, their only run Sunday afternoon came when Corey Wimberly stole home in the bottom of the first inning. The Bisons lost to the Indians, 4-1. Indians starter Rick Vandenhurk (2-0, 0.90) allowed just two hits and […]

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Collin McHugh – Buffalo Bound?

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Collin McHugh – Buffalo Bound?

Two days ago the Buffalo Bisons rotation was crowded with arms: Harvey, Familia, Hefner, Schwinden, and Olson. Two days ago the B-Mets rotation was burgeoning with talented arms: McHugh, Wheeler, Germen, Gorski, Peavey, Cohoon, and now, Mejia. Well two days later the B-Mets rotation is still over-loaded, and the Buffalo rotation is thinned after being […]

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MLB Draft: Is Courtney Hawkins In The Mets’ Future?

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
MLB Draft: Is Courtney Hawkins In The Mets’ Future?

Rapidly approaching is Major League Baseball’s First Year Player Draft. June 4-6 it will all unfold before us. The first round will be televised on MLB Network. Below is my take on how the draft may turn out. 1. Houston Astros – OF Byron Buxton – Appling County HS (GA) 2. Minnesota Twins – RHP […]

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Farm Report: Clean Sweep Saturday! Everybody Wins!

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Farm Report: Clean Sweep Saturday! Everybody Wins!

Buffalo 11, Indianapolis 6 By Andrew O’Brien Vinny Rottino mashed three home runs Saturday night, leading the Buffalo Bisons to an 11-6 win over Indianapolis. The Bisons have won four straight games. That has moved them into second place in their division, 0.5 games in back of the division leading Pawtucket Red Sox. Jeurys Familia […]

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Prospect Pulse: Who’s Hot/Hotter? Pitchers Edition

An article by posted on May 20, 2012 0 Comments
Prospect Pulse: Who’s Hot/Hotter? Pitchers Edition

For all the really talented starting pitchers the Mets have at each level of the minor league system, the relievers should not be overlooked. We’ve all noted the terrific start the St. Lucie Mets have had this season, and the very good starting rotation they go with. Several of their starters, Cory Mazzoni and Chase […]

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Oh Jenrry! Mets Must Take Things Slow With Former Top Prospect

An article by posted on May 19, 2012 0 Comments
Oh Jenrry! Mets Must Take Things Slow With Former Top Prospect

Mets RHP Jenrry Mejia made his first AA start on Saturday afternoon as he works to come back from last year’s Tommy John Surgery (TJS). Mejia didn’t figure into the decision in the game, but he went the first three innings giving up one run on six hits, with three strikeouts. Darin Gorski made his […]

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