Thanks to The Knuckleball, R.A Dickey Is On Top of The Baseball World

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Thanks to The Knuckleball, R.A Dickey Is On Top of The Baseball World

I can remember when I heard about R.A Dickey being called up to the Mets.  When I heard the news, it felt like an ordinary call-up.  Nobody knew who this guy was and I felt that he was going to be a short-term option in the rotation. Little did I know, Dickey would go on […]

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Our Amazin’ Mets, The Comeback Kids!

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Our Amazin’ Mets, The Comeback Kids!

After a sweep of the Tampa Bay Rays, the Mets laid an egg in a home series against the Red, dropping all three games. The Mets needed a bounce back series against Baltimore, who has been terrific the first few months of the season. They did just that only alowing two runs in the three games and […]

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Mets Minors Daily: Mazzoni Shines In AA Debut, Cyclones Remain Unbeaten, Beato Beaten

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Daily: Mazzoni Shines In AA Debut, Cyclones Remain Unbeaten, Beato Beaten

Bisons Offense Stymied In Loss by Andrew O’Brien Buffalo scored one run in the top of the second inning Wednesday night, but the Bisons offense went quiet the rest of the game as they fell to Norfolk, 3-1, in the third game of the four-game series. The lone Bisons run came on a Matt Tuiasosopo solo […]

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Mets Farmhands: Who’s Hot? Mid-Season Edition

An article by posted on June 21, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farmhands: Who’s Hot? Mid-Season Edition

With the mid-season mark for the minor league long-season leagues fast approaching, I wanted to release a Who’s Hot update to cap off the season’s first half. These statistics do not include Wednesday’s games, but are accurate through Tuesday June 19th. Two out of three players here are pitchers, which makes sense considering pitching is […]

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Gee Dazzles In 4-3 Win As Mets Complete Sweep Of The O’s

An article by posted on June 20, 2012 0 Comments
Gee Dazzles In 4-3 Win As Mets Complete Sweep Of The O’s

The Mets improved to 38-32 after completing a three-game sweep of the Orioles with a thrilling 4-3 victory tonight in Citi Field. Dillon Gee started and delivered his best performance of the season tossing 7.1 innings and allowing just two runs on three hits and two walks while striking out nine. Gee was in command and […]

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Mets Shuffling Around Some Prospects, Who Wins and Who Loses?

An article by posted on June 20, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Shuffling Around Some Prospects, Who Wins and Who Loses?

Earlier today we posted on the promotions of Wilmer Flores and Cory Mazzoni from St. Lucie to Binghamton. You can read more about that here. No surprise there as we expected Flores to advance very soon and in fact we speculated that Cory Mazzoni would get the start in one of the games in tonight’s […]

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Mets Game Preview & Lineup: The ‘Spin Is In As Mets Look For The Sweep!

An article by posted on June 20, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Game Preview & Lineup: The ‘Spin Is In As Mets Look For The Sweep!

Starting Lineup Andres Torres – CF Jordany Valdespin – 2B David Wright – 3B Scott Hairston – RF Vinny Rottino – LF Ike Davis – 1B Justin Turner – SS Mike Nickeas – C Dillon Gee – RHP The Mets go for the sweep of the Orioles tonight at Citi Field! Johan Santana followed up […]

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Daniel Murphy’s Days Are Numbered

An article by posted on June 20, 2012 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy’s Days Are Numbered

As the Mets’ roster has evolved throughout the course of this season, it appears that things may fall into place a bit faster that most fans had originally envisioned.  The farm system, originally believed to be devoid of any significant major league caliber talent only one year ago, has produced enough replacements to keep the […]

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Mets By The Numbers: Dickey Top Choice In Cy Young Predictor

An article by posted on June 20, 2012 0 Comments
Mets By The Numbers: Dickey Top Choice In Cy Young Predictor

If you’re a stat junkie like me, you may find the following two charts pretty cool. Click image to embiggen. In this first chart, ESPN uses many variables to conclude what the most dominant pitching performances of the year have been so far. It’s interesting to note that not one, but both of R.A. Dickey’s […]

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Santana Gives Mets A Sigh Of Relief

An article by posted on June 20, 2012 0 Comments
Santana Gives Mets A Sigh Of Relief

After he was roughed up in the two starts following his 134-pitch no-hitter, there was worry again something might be wrong with Johan Santana’s surgically-repaired left shoulder. Six scoreless innings last night against the Orioles eased those concerns. Not entirely, because can you ever be certain about a shoulder, but there’s a good feeling about […]

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