Minor League Stuff

MMO Farm Report: Harvey Wins Third Straight In 3-0 Buffalo Win

An article by posted on May 9, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: Harvey Wins Third Straight In 3-0 Buffalo Win

Buffalo 3, Gwinnett 0 By Andrew O’Brien Buffalo scored one run in each of the first three innings Tuesday night en route to a 3-0 win over the Gwinnett Braves. Matt Harvey (3-1) threw six shutout innings, scattering just five hits while striking out five and walking three. His Triple-A ERA is down to 4.00. In […]

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Binghamton Buzz: Marte Keeps Raking, Wheeler Says He’ll Make Next Start

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
Binghamton Buzz: Marte Keeps Raking, Wheeler Says He’ll Make Next Start

Ramblings from Henry and Fayette Streets The Week That Was: April 30th – May 7th The B-Mets went 2-5 over the past week, losing both their series in Akron against the Aeros and at home against the Harrisburg Senators.  Three of the five games they lost were only by one run.  The Mets fell below […]

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MMO Farm Report: St. Lucie Improves To 25-6, RHP Jacob DeGrom Dazzles In Debut

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: St. Lucie Improves To 25-6, RHP Jacob DeGrom Dazzles In Debut

Buffalo 4, Gwinnett 3 In danger of losing their third straight game, the comeback kids did what they do best. Rob Johnson’s two-run single with two outs in the top of the eighth inning gave the Bisons a 4-3 victory Monday night in the opening game of a four-game series against Gwinnett at Coolray Field. The win was […]

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Ask Petey: Where Will Nimmo, Marquez & Evans Play?

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
Ask Petey: Where Will Nimmo, Marquez & Evans Play?

Need to know? Ask Petey  Another good question was just slid under my door, but when I checked, there was no one out in the hall except the neighbor’s cat. Could this have been sent by the Secret Service?….nah! It’s just a note in a badly soiled envelope with a barely legible name scribbled across […]

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Travis Taijeron Named Player of the Week

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
Travis Taijeron Named Player of the Week

Today, Mets outfield prospect Travis Taijeron was named the South Atlantic League’s Player of the Week. The Mets’ 18th-round pick last June, Taijeron has been a run-producing machine for the Sand Gnats. The 23-year-old outfielder homered twice, doubled and drove in five runs at Lexington on Monday, went deep again Wednesday, then ripped off three […]

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Mets Minors: Who’s Hot, Who’s Hotter

An article by posted on May 8, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Who’s Hot, Who’s Hotter

One thing you will surely notice when reading this is that a few of these guys do not fit the standard definition of “prospect.” There are a handful of veteran players here who are having too good of a season to ignore. So I have stretched the classic definition of prospect to include minor league […]

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Cory Vaughn Rips 8th Home Run, Makes BA Hot Sheet

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
Cory Vaughn Rips 8th Home Run, Makes BA Hot Sheet

Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet for the week ending May 4th has Mets outfield prospect Cory Vaughn ranked #2. Last night, Cory Vaughn ripped his eight home run of the season in St. Lucie’s 5-3 win over Dunedin. He has been on a season long tear and ranks third in the league in slugging (.542) and OPS (.889) in […]

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Matz Says Elbow Not Feeling Right, Verrett To Throw Second Bullpen On Tuesday

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
Matz Says Elbow Not Feeling Right, Verrett To Throw Second Bullpen On Tuesday

As part of today’s MMO Mailbag, we reached out to Steve Matz and Logan Verrett who are both rehabbing in St. Lucie to answer a couple of questions. Ben M:  On January 18, 2012, MMO did an interview with Steven Matz, who at the time was optimistic about his recovery and return to baseball. I […]

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MMO Farm Report: B-Mets Walk Off With A Dramatic 2-1 Victory

An article by posted on May 7, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: B-Mets Walk Off With A Dramatic 2-1 Victory

Binghamton 2, Harrisburg 1 By Joe DeCaro The B-Mets won in dramatic style on Sunday as Josh Rodriguez laced a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth to bring home Pedro Zapata and give Binghamton a 2-1 victory over the Harrisburg Senators at NYSEG Stadium. It was the first walk-off win of the season […]

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MMO Farm Report: Fulmer Tosses A Gem As Gnats Win Sixth Straight

An article by posted on May 6, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: Fulmer Tosses A Gem As Gnats Win Sixth Straight

Rochester 2, Buffalo 1 – Rochester 5, Buffalo 0 By “Petey” Pete Shapiro The Bisons dropped both ends of a double-header on Saturday to the Rochester Red Wings by scores of 2-1 and 5-0. The Herd could only muster 8 hits all day, and the twin-killings snapped a three-game winning streak, and dropped them into […]

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