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What Happened To Mike Pelfrey’s Strikeout Rate?

An article by posted on August 18, 2009 0 Comments

When Omar Minaya decided that Mike Pelfrey would slide into the number two spot in the rotation, many of us had raised eyebrows to say the least. Even though I would have rather seen Pelfrey hold down the fort at the bottom of the rotation I figured that maybe there was a slim chance that […]

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Alex Cora To Have Season Ending Surgery

An article by posted on August 18, 2009 0 Comments

Shortstop Alex Cora became the latest Met to go on the disabled list after deciding to have season-ending surgery on his right thumb. Cora also has a torn ligament in each of his thumbs and will have surgery on this left thumb this Thursday, and surgery on his right thumb five weeks later. Cora, who signed as a free […]

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Livan Gets Rocked By Giants 10-1

An article by posted on August 18, 2009 0 Comments

For the second straight game, the Mets were forced to play without any of their core players and this time it really showed as they were annihilated by the Giants 10-1. It was the Mets’ 12th loss in their last 18 games, and things are really starting to go downhill fast. Livan Hernandez started and […]

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Mets Sign Top Pick Steven Matz

An article by posted on August 18, 2009 0 Comments

The Mets have signed top pick, left-handed starting pitcher Steven Matz. Matz, out of Ward Melville High School in East Setauket and the 72nd overall pick in June’s First-Year Player Draft, signed for $895,000. The 6-foot-3, 185-pound Matz went 6-1 with a 0.47 ERA in seven starts this season for Ward Melville. He struck out […]

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8/17 Minor League Report! DOTSON SIGNED, ALDAMA!!!!

An article by posted on August 17, 2009 0 Comments

1. Mets have signed 13th rounder, LHSP Zach Dotson for 500k INT AAA: Buffalo 9/12/0, Lehigh Valley 4/11/0 2b Argenis Reyes 2 for 4, run, 2b, 2 RBI, BB, .291 cf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 4, run, 2b, BB, K, .304 1b Nick Evans 0 for 2, run, RBI (26), 3 BBs, K, .196 rf […]

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Crunching Facts

An article by posted on August 17, 2009 0 Comments

Not too long ago a post was placed that said the Mets would’ve lost this season even with healthy club. Ok maybe not in those exact words but they did say we were already on the way down. Now clearly that comment was most undoubtedly written based on the frustration the Mets have imposed upon […]

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Mets Nation Turns Its Lonely Eyes To You

An article by posted on August 17, 2009 0 Comments

I’ll be honest. I thought we could do it with Beltran and Wright. I thought we could do it with Wright. I thought we could do it with Francoeur and Wright. I really thought for the longest time that the Mets would make some miracle run and be champions a la 1969. But, with Wright […]

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MetsMerized Player Of The Week! 8/9-8/16

An article by posted on August 17, 2009 0 Comments

I really don’t get what’s going on. How is it that a major league team can fall victim to so many injuries? Not only has every core player position player taken an injury and trip to disabled list this year, but this last one was extremely scary. A fastball to the head turned a decent […]

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The Clock Is Ticking And Mets Top Draft Pick Still Unsigned

An article by posted on August 17, 2009 0 Comments

Much has been made about the Nationals not having reached a deal with the top pick in this years Amateur Draft, Stephen Strasburg. Despite an apparent record setting bonus on the table, Strasburg on the advice of his agent Scott Boras, wants more… much, much more. Chico Harlan of the Washington Post writes, The record-setting […]

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The Citi Field Cat Takes Its Latest Victim

An article by posted on August 17, 2009 0 Comments

Blogger’s disclaimer:  This is a sequel to a previous post I wrote a few weeks ago.  This might look like a humorous piece, but after the events of Saturday’s game surrounding the concussion suffered by David Wright, I’m starting to think the Mets might need to take the contents of this blog into consideration, even […]

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