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3 Up, 3 Down: The Not So Happy Homecoming Edition

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The Mets hosted the Washington Nationals for Opening Weekend at Citi Field. I’m not sure what the deal was with the 4:10 start on Friday afternoon, but at least the Mets did a classy thing by having Ralph Kiner toss out the first pitch. The Nationals took the series 2-1 thanks mostly to a horrible, […]

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Isringhausen Comes Full Circle

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Isringhausen Comes Full Circle

It didn’t take long for GM Sandy Alderson to act after yesterdays debacle by the bullpen that cost starter Chris Young a well deserved win. For reliever Jason Isringhausen however, it was opportunity knocking as he replaces the ousted Blaine Boyer who was cut minutes dater his meltdown. “We need some innings,” Alderson said. “We’re […]

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Game Recap: Young Dominates, Bullpen Blows, Mets Lose 7-3

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Chris Young was dominant today, allowing one hit over seven innings but the bullpen blew it in the eighth, and then in the eleventh and the Mets lost 7-3, losing the series as well. Game Notes Chris Young looked excellent today, allowing one run on one hit over seven innings, walking two and striking out […]

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Under New Management – or – How To Run A Baseball Team

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Under New Management – or – How To Run A Baseball Team

How do you build a good baseball organization? First you find people who understand sports and business and who will actually work together. In sports it is often necessary to move players around to and from the big team and the minors due to injuries, performance issues, and sometimes just to shake things up. Things […]

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Minor League Round Up 4/7 – 4/10

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Buffalo Bisons (2-2) 4/7 (0-1) Syracuse 8/6/1 – Buffalo 5/10/1 4/8 (1-1) Syracuse 2/7/1 – Buffalo 2/9/3 4/9 (1-2) Pawtucket 8/8/1 – Buffalo 3/6/0 4/10 (2-2) Pawtucket 1/4/0 – Buffalo 2/3/1 Who’s hot: Outfielder, Jason Pridie: .263 Avg (5-19), 2b, 2 HR, 4 RBI, 2 K, .263 OBP Starting RHP, Jenrry Mejia: 1 GS, 6 […]

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Mets Cut Boyer and Duda, Promote Izzy and Iggy

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After today’s 7-3 loss to the Nationals, the Mets announced two moves intended to bolster an already spent and woefully ineffective bullpen. Blaine Boyer, who was largely responsible for todays loss and had a 10.80 ERA so far this season, was released and designated for assignment. Boyer will be replaced by former Met Jason Isringhausen, who […]

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Mets DL Ronny Paulino

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The Mets placed Ronny Paulino on the15-day DL list before Sunday’s series finale against Washington.   The move couldn’t be backdated due to Paulino’s suspension, so the Mets expect him to play in some minor-league games before returning April 26. “It’s important for him to ramp it up these next 15 days so he can […]

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Nationals vs Mets Game 3: Lineup, Notes, Preview

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Starting Lineup Jose Reyes – SS Willie Harris – LF David Wright – 3B Ike Davis – 1B Angel Pagan – CF Lucas Duda – RF Brad Emaus – 2B Josh Thole – C Chris Young – RHP Game Notes Carlos Beltran sits this one out coming off of a strong performance on Saturday night. […]

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Davis, Beltran Come Through; Mets Defeat Nats 8-4

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Carlos Beltran has been struggling so far offensively this season, but that wasn’t the case last night as the Mets would go on to defeat the Nationals 8-4. Game Notes After the first pitch, the Mets would go on to capitalize early on. After Jose Reyes walked, and Angel Pagan popped out, Carlos Beltran would […]

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Sunday’s Mets Notes

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CARLOS BELTRAN: Connected on two home runs last night for his 28th multi-home run game of his career… His last two home run game was on September 26, 2010 at Philadelphia… It was the eighth multi-home run game by a Mets player in Citi Field’s history… It was Beltran’s 16th multi-home run effort as a […]

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