6/17 Minor League Report! Ar. ROD!

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AAA International League: Buffalo 0/3/0, Indianapolis 2/7/0 rf Russ Adams 0 for 3, BB, .239 2b Justin Turner 0 for 4, K, .275 1b Mike Jacobs 0 for 3, BB, .260 3b Mike Cervanek 0 for 4, K, .230 cf Fernando Martinez 1 for 4, 2b (8), K, .267 lf Lucas Duda 1 for 3, […]

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Expect The Mets To Be Active In The Pitching Market

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The Mets’ June cruise has not only made them relevant in the National League pennant races, but subsequently also at the July 31 trade deadline. With management believing this is no fluke and the Mets will continue to play alert, aggressive baseball, there are serious discussions not whether they should trade, but whom to trade […]

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Bay Has A Charley Horse To Go With His 4 Homers

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Nobody was more excited about signing Jason Bay than I was. I strongly defended him against some of the harsh criticism that was levied against his $66 million dollar deal with the Mets. I couldn’t wait for the season to get underway so that his powerful bat and excellent track record would silence his critics […]

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Mark Cohoon Hurls Third Consecutive Shutout

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Last week, I posted about Mets pitching prospect Mark Cohoon who currently heads the starting rotation for the Savannah Sand Gnats. At the time, Cohoon had thrown his second consecutive shutout allowing just three hits and a walk over nine innings while striking out five. I ended that post with the following, Keep an eye […]

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Big Problem: The Mets Bullpen Still Stinks!

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The only good thing about the Mets bullpen is that it has not been needed over the last two weeks.  The starting pitching and the offense have been strong enough to carry the team.  But here’s my advice to Omar Minaya:  Do something quickly about the Mets pathetic bullpen.  Otherwise it could very well turn […]

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Angel Answers, Mets Beat Indians 8-4

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In his 3rd straight solid outing, Jonathon Niese pitched a solid 7 innings and the offense gave him all the support he would need in the 8-4 victory Game Notes Jonathon Niese went to the mound today, and pitched a gem against the team he used to root for as a kid. Niese gave up […]

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Shades Of 69 And 86? No. Shades Of 73? Yes

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On the surface it appeared to be a typical summer day for the Mets. As usual, we were going nowhere, floundering in the second division, struggling to reach .500. When all was said and done, however, it turned out to be a crucial turning point in the history of our club. Mets GM M. Donald […]

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6/16 Minor League Report! STINSON, WELCH, Torres, CARSON, ZAPATA, COHOON!

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AA Eastern League: Binghamton 11/18/1, Richmond 2/7/3 Josh Stinson had the best outing of his pro career, giving up just 5 hits and 2 runs (1 earned) over 7 innings for his 4th win of the season. In his 4 starts, Stinson’s got a 1.66 era spanning 21.2 innings. The Mets exploded offensively for 18 […]

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I Want More Interleague Play

An article by posted on June 16, 2010 0 Comments

I grew up in an era when interleague play was a pipe dream, or a gleam in Bud Selig’s eye.  But I always loved watching the World Series when a National League team would face off against an American League squad, and I also remember going to the Mayor’s Trophy Game, an exhibition between the […]

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Wright and Co. Run Wild As Mets Edge Indians 7-6

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After his 2nd straight outing allowing 4 runs, the Mets offense picked up Johan Santana and won their 4th straight on the road from the Indians, 7-6. Game Recap Johan Santana went out today, and although not dominant, he controlled his damage to primarily the 2nd inning. Johan allowed 4 runs on 7 hits with […]

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