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Mets In Contact With Other Teams For A Top Starter

An article by posted on May 17, 2010 0 Comments

According to a report by Andy Martino of the Daily News, the Mets do have the payroll flexibility to add another starter “if they remain in contention”. That’s a big “if” of course. A person with direct knowledge of the Mets’ thinking also told Martino that the team has no interest in bringing Pedro Martinez back to Queens. […]

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Where Is Nelson Figueroa When You Need Him

An article by posted on May 17, 2010 0 Comments

We could use Nelson Figueroa.  After Johan Santana and Mike Pelfrey, he would be our next best starting pitcher. I was never sold on John Maine after seeing him in spring training.  He’s recently had a few positive starts, though those were against weak hitting NL teams and at the friendly confines of Citifield when […]

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One Mets Fans’ View…From the Cheapest Seat…

An article by posted on May 17, 2010 0 Comments

It’s finally happened Met Nation. I finally snapped and used my “TV Brick” to throw at my 37 inch flat panel. The sponge brick, a gift from my ex-wife about 16-18 years ago, heretofore has only been used when watching NFL football. The last time I recall I threw it in anger was a playoff […]

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5/16 Minor League Report! Zapata, WILMER, AR. RODRIGUEZ!

An article by posted on May 16, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 4/7/0, Norfolk 5/7/0 cf Jason Pridie 1 for 5, K, .271 rf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 3, BB, .356 1b Mike Jacobs 1 for 3, run, 2b, BB, .263 3b Mike Hessman 0 for 3, run, BB, 2 Ks, .306 dh Val Pascucci 1 for 4, run, HR, RBI, 2 Ks, […]

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Mets Drop Finale To Marlins 10-8 And Fall To Last Place

An article by posted on May 16, 2010 0 Comments

Despite a couple of comebacks, both of which fell short, the Mets lost 10-8 to the Marlins today who completed a four-game sweep in which they outscored the Mets 28-16. Game Summary Jon Niese started the game but came out in the third with an apparent hamstring injury after making an errant throw to first base […]

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It’s Time to Shea Goodbye to Jerry

An article by posted on May 16, 2010 0 Comments

So I spent the weekend away, away from the internet and for the most part away from the Mets outside of highlights on the MLB Network in the morning. Oh, by the way. Personal endorsement. If you have the option to watch MLB Network’s Quick Pitch or MLB Tonight instead of Sportscenter/Baseball Tonight. Do yourself […]

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Omar Flying To Atlanta: Is It Hammer Time For Jerry Manuel?

An article by posted on May 16, 2010 0 Comments

According to a tweet via David Lennon of Newsday, Omar Minaya will be making an unscheduled flight with the team to Atlanta for their series with the Braves, although the decision was not made during today’s game. I may be reading too much into this, but Jerry Manuel has been on the proverbial hot seat of […]

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Mets Notes: Calero Released, Plan For Mejia, Iggy Update

An article by posted on May 16, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets have released Kiko Calero, tweets David Lennon of Newsday. The Mets had signed Calero to a minor league deal back in March, but health was a big concern for the 35-year-old who failed to make the team this spring. Calero posted a 1.95 ERA in 67 relief appearances for the Marlins in 2009, but in ten appearances […]

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5/15 Minor League Report! HAVENS, BEAULAC, RATLIFF!

An article by posted on May 16, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 4/5/0, Norfolk 0/4/1 cf Jason Pridie 0 for 4, RBI, .273 rf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 3, run, BB, .356 1b Mike Jacobs 0 for 3, BB, .247 3b Mike Hessman 2 for 3, run, HR, 2 RBI, BB, K, .313 dh Val Pascucci 0 for 4, K, .125 2b Russ […]

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Ollie Plays For Ollie!

An article by posted on May 15, 2010 0 Comments

In the you knew it was coming department the Mets have taken Oliver Perez out of the starting rotation today.  As of right now there is no announcement on who will be taking his spot in the rotation.  Unfortunately Oliver Perez is currently staying on the active roster as he will be placed in the […]

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