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Wagner’s Return Not Enough As Mets Fall Short 3-2

An article by posted on August 20, 2009 0 Comments

Billy Wagner returned to the Mets to make his first appearance in the major leagues in over a year, entering to a thunderous ovation from the Flushing Faithful.  However, the Citi Field premiere of Enter Sandman did not help send the Braves to Never Never Land.  Brian McCann pulled a long home run into the […]

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Report: Sheffield Released?

An article by posted on August 20, 2009 0 Comments

According to Steve Popper of the Bergen Record, citing an unnamed Mets player, Gary Sheffield has been released from the team. This would certainly be a blow to the team for the remainder of the season, as Sheffield was one of very few legitimate Major League bats in the Mets lineup. Originally signed to be a back […]

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8/20 Minor League Report! FAMILIA, MCHUGH, ZAPATA, VAN GURP!

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INT AAA: Buffalo 0/5/1, Syracuse 3/8/1, Game 1 2b, ss Argenis Reyes 1 for 3, 2b, .287 cf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 3, .299 1b Nick Evans 1 for 3, .205 3b Mike Lamb 0 for 3, K, .258 rf Chip Ambres 0 for 2, BB, K, .254 ss Javier Castillo 0 for 2, K, […]

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Note To The Mets: Don’t Neglect The Bullpen

An article by posted on August 20, 2009 0 Comments

With all the talk of the Mets plans for 2010 and beyond, few if any have mentioned the bullpen. As one of the lone bright spots for the team this season, the bullpen is going to need some attention next season. Currently, the Mets have two ex-All-Star setup men on their roster in Billy Wagner […]

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Who’s The Real Top Prospect; Flores, Martinez Or… Thole

An article by posted on August 20, 2009 0 Comments

This season shortstop Wilmer Flores seems to have overtaken outfielder Fernando Martinez as the Mets top prospect. That said, there are many scouts out there who don’t think either of them are all they are cracked up to be. Yesterday, Tim Bontemps of the NY Post reported on what one scout had to say regarding the Mets […]

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Mets Lose an Ugly One to the Braves 15-2

An article by posted on August 19, 2009 0 Comments

The Mets (56-64) lost to the Braves (63-57) by a score of 15-2. Bobby Parnell made his 3rd start of the year, and was he bad. In the second inning the Braves sent 11 men to the plate. HOWEVER, in defense of Bobby he could have gotten out of the inning when it was only […]

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Billy Wagner Placed On Waivers

An article by posted on August 19, 2009 0 Comments

Jayson Stark of ESPN is reporting the following, According to a major league source, the Mets placed Wagner on trade waivers Wednesday. That means those waivers would expire at 1 p.m. EDT Friday, hours before Wagner is scheduled to be activated and make his long-awaited return from Tommy John Surgery. It’s unlikely Wagner would be […]

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8/19 Minor League Report! NIEUWENHUIS, HAVENS, MALDONADO, HALL

An article by posted on August 19, 2009 0 Comments

INT AAA: Buffalo 3/5/2, Syracuse 7/10/2 2b Argenis Reyes 1 for 4, run, K, .286 cf Jesus Feliciano 0 for 4, K, .298 1b Nick Evans 2 for 4, 3b (3), RBI (27), .203 3b Mike Lamb 0 for 4, K, .260 rf Chip Ambres 0 for 4, run, .256 lf Jason Dubois 0 for […]

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Mets Minors Seem To Have Major Concerns

An article by posted on August 19, 2009 0 Comments

The Mets Minor League system has been the subject of debate all season long in 2009. The criticism is mostly justified in my opinion based on two things. 1. The Mets claim that they have a superior farm system loaded with talent that they consider untouchable. The overall standings of the Mets minor league affiliates tells a […]

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Mets Call Up Andy Green & Wilson Valdez

An article by posted on August 19, 2009 0 Comments

Mets have called up third baseman Andy Green on Monday to help fill in for the injured Cora, who will be out for the rest of the season. Green is currently 0-2 since being called up with a walk and a strike out. Green, 32, was hitting .270 (33-122) with six doubles, one triple, three […]

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