Minor League Stuff

2007 Mets Report Cards: First Base, Second Base

An article by posted on October 8, 2007

    Today starts the first part of the Mets report cards. Six staff members for Mets Merized, including myself, each compiled a grade for each position and it’s respective player(s). Without futher ado, I present to you the Met Merized 2007 Report Cards. The first part will feature First Base and Second Base. First […]

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Mets Minor League Report: Final Stats

An article by posted on September 16, 2007

Yes folks, this is the last edition of the Minor League Report. I’ll just go through a quick recap of the teams that made the playoffs, and their results, and the records and such for the other teams. AAA – New Orleans Zephyrs The Zephyrs finished the regular season winning the PCL American South division […]

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From The Orange Seats – The Future is Bright… Real Bright

An article by posted on August 7, 2007

This will be my last blog for August, both ‘Orange Seats and the Minor League Report. I’m taking a two-week vacation with my family. So, yeah. I’ll be back the 26th. On with the blog! Sitting in front of a computer while watching some SNY made me think, what does the future hold for us? […]

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It’s Official – Mets acquire Luis Castillo from Twins

An article by posted on July 30, 2007

According to FOXSports, Mets acquired second baseman Luis Castillo from the Twins for Class AA catcher Drew Butera and Class A outfielder Dustin Martin. Castillo will replace Jose Valentin as the starting second basemen. With the Twins, Luis Castillo is batting .304 with 18 RBIs and a .356 on-base percentage. In my opinion, a great […]

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From The Orange Seats – Where’s Manny Acta When You Need Him? PLUS QUESTION OF THE DAY!

An article by posted on July 17, 2007

You are probably saying, why Manny? Well, it’s just Manny being Manny. Last year when Manny Acta was the third base coach, he was aggressive, and he knew what he was doing. I’m not saying that Sandy Sr. isn’t doing his job correctly, it’s just he’s not as enthusiastic as Acta. Manny fires up the […]

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From The Orange Seats – It’s Put Up or Shut Up PLUS QUESTION OF THE WEEK!

An article by posted on July 10, 2007

It’s been the same news for the American League for the past couple years. Pitch well, hit hard, win. That formula works for them every year they win, and it seems like they win every time they play. The All-Star Game isn’t just any interleague game; it’s like round one of the World Series, even […]

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From The Orange Seats – Oh No, Not Another DL! PLUS QUESTION OF THE WEEK!

An article by posted on July 3, 2007

July seemed so promising for the Mets with a much anticipated winning streak, team spirit on the rise and players performing again. However, it might have just gone from easy cruising to hectic labor. From the injury-prone Moises Alou, to the latest DL stint of Oliver Perez, the Mets have some issues. Now, with four major players (Chavez, […]

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Mets Merized Quick Minor League Report PLUS QUESTION OF THE WEEK!

An article by posted on June 30, 2007

  Sorry folks, but no full report today. Minor League Report will return next Saturday in its entirety.   PLAYER NEWS: FERNANDO MARTINEZ has been to selected to play in the 2007 All-Star Futures Game at San Francisco. The game will take place on July 8th. MARTINEZ will play on the World Team, managed by […]

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From The Orange Seats – WE’RE BAAAAAAACK!

An article by posted on June 26, 2007

Man, what difference a week makes. From losing six straight series, to winning four games in a row, it appears to me that the Mets are back. When I think of the Mets, I think of winning series, clutch hits, and a good combo of pitching and hitting. Well, they got that right now. If […]

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Mets Merized Minor League Report – Part 1

An article by posted on June 16, 2007

Each week I will recap the Mets Minor Leagues and give you a rundown on their games, highlights, and any significant player news, injuries or promotions. It will be posted in two parts with the first part encompassing the high minors and the second part, the low minors.   AAA – New Orleans Zephyrs (36-33) […]

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