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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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2012 MLB Draft: No Consensus No. 1 Pick In June

An article by posted on May 5, 2012 0 Comments
2012 MLB Draft: No Consensus No. 1 Pick In June

MLB.com’s Jonathan Mayo says that this year’s draft does not have a consensus number one pick. In other words there is no one stand-out talent like in year’s past when you had Gerrit Cole, Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg. He believes that the Houston Astros are considering as many as seven or eight different players […]

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MMO Farm Report: Germen K’s Nine In AA Debut, Tuiasosopo Homers Twice, Pill Solid

An article by posted on May 5, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Farm Report: Germen K’s Nine In AA Debut, Tuiasosopo Homers Twice, Pill Solid

Buffalo 9, Syracuse 0 When Syracuse’s Carlos Rivero ripped a two-out double to left center in the top of the seventh inning, it mattered little to the outcome of the game. That’s because Bisons starting pitcher Jeremy Hefner had crafted a dominant display of pitching beforehand, allowing the Bisons to build a comfortable lead they […]

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Mets Minors News: Gonzalez Germen Promoted To Bingo, Elvin Ramirez To Herd

An article by posted on May 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors News: Gonzalez Germen Promoted To Bingo, Elvin Ramirez To Herd

This Just In…  RHP Elvin Ramirez has been promoted to Buffalo RHP Gonzalez Germen has been promoted to Binghamton, LHP Chuck James placed on DL In eight relief appearances Elvin Ramirez had a 1.38 ERA in 13 innings pitched. The 24 year old right-hander is coming back after missing a year with arm woes. Germen, […]

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Zack Wheeler On Disabled List

An article by posted on May 3, 2012 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler On Disabled List

The Binghamton Mets have placed number one prospect Zack Wheeler on the seven-day D.L. with a fingernail problem. The injury just needs a little time to heal and is not considered serious. Hah! Made you look! (click photo to embiggen)

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Greener Pastures On The Horizon For Buffalo?

An article by posted on May 3, 2012 0 Comments
Greener Pastures On The Horizon For Buffalo?

The off season in some sports has, at times, adopted the moniker ‘silly season’.  It’s that time of year when the dust kicks up from coast to coast, team names change, affiliations change, team locations change.  While more prevalent in the minor league hockey world, the silly season affects minor league baseball as well. This upcoming offseason […]

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