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Starting Line-up, Game Preview: Mets @ Braves

An article by posted on June 16, 2011 0 Comments

Starting Line-up Jose Reyes, ss Justin Turner, 3b Carlos Beltran, rf Daniel Murphy, 1b Jason Bay, lf Ronny Paulino, c Scott Hairston, cf Ruben Tejada, 2b R.A. Dickey, rhp Game Preview The Mets go for the sweep tonight in Atlanta as they end a 10 game road trip before coming home to face the Angels […]

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Mets Two-Hit Braves In 4-0 Win And Get Back To .500

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Mets Two-Hit Braves In 4-0 Win And Get Back To .500

GEE FORCE Game Summary Despite two rain delays, Mets pitching combined for a two-hit shutout against the Braves. Gee gets robbed of his eighth win because of the rain, bullpen was perfect, and Pagan hits a homerun to lead the offense. But the best news is that the Mets are finally back at .500 for […]

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Mets Sign 2nd Round Pick Cory Mazzoni, 11 Others

An article by posted on June 15, 2011 0 Comments

The New York Mets today announce that they have signed 12 draft picks from the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, including the club’s second round selection righthanded pitcher Cory Mazzoni from North Carolina State University.  The Mets have also signed: eighth round pick infielder Daniel Muno, 17th round pick outfielder Jonathan Clark, 19th round pick outfielder […]

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Reyes Runs Wild, Niese Strong, Mets Win 4-3

An article by posted on June 15, 2011 0 Comments

Jonathon Niese pitched a solid game and the offense sparked by Jose Reyes beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Tuesday. Game Notes Jonathon Niese went a quality six and one third innings, giving up two runs on five hits, striking out five and walking one. After some early season control trouble Niese has been extremely […]

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June 15, 1977 – The Day The Music Stopped

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June 15, 1977 – The Day The Music Stopped

Perhaps no other day in Mets history shook the franchise to its core like this date in 1977 when the organization traded The Franchise. Three days earlier, Seaver beat the Astros in Houston, 3-1, and after the game said: “This may very well be my last game as a Met.’’ Seaver went the distance that […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 14th, 2011

An article by posted on June 15, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 3 Columbus Clippers 7 This game was so close to finally being a very good start for Pat Misch. He was cruising through the game, having faced just two batters over the minimum through five, and then horror struck in the 6th inning. He had given up a run on a single and […]

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Morning Grind: Mets Pitchers Have Been Terrible On Offense, Even For A Pitcher

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Morning Grind: Mets Pitchers Have Been Terrible On Offense, Even For A Pitcher

Mets pitchers in 2011 have just been pathetic at the plate. Yes, pitchers are suppose to be “the easy out” in the lineup, and more often than not, they are retired, but not at the pitiful rate the Mets pitching staff has. Mets pitchers are batting a collective .073 with 5 walks compared to 55 punchouts in 123 at-bats. The Mets pitcher’s […]

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The Mets Are In Third Place!

An article by posted on June 15, 2011 0 Comments
The Mets Are In Third Place!

With Tuesday night’s 4-3 win over the Atlanta Braves, the New York Mets moved past the Florida Marlins and into third place in the NL East. It’s the first time the Mets have been better than fourth place since April 10. Credit the Mets rotation for turning around the Mets fortunes in the past month and a half. […]

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Today In Mets History: When Johnny Comes Marching Home

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Today In Mets History: When Johnny Comes Marching Home

It was one of those games I had forgotten, but fit in with the wildness and uniqueness of the early Mets. This time they came out on the winning end. On this date in 1965, Cincinnati’s Jim Maloney threw a gem against the Mets with ten innings of no-hit ball and 18 strikeouts. The Mets’ […]

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3 Up & 3 Down – At the Confluence Edition

An article by posted on June 14, 2011 0 Comments

Anytime we can use the word confluence in an entry, we should, I think. Of course when we mention the confluence, we’re talking about the Mets playing the Pittsburgh Pirates, who once upon a time played at Three Rivers Stadium, where the three rivers met, and flowed together, creating a confluence. The Good Guys wind […]

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