8/25 Minor League Report! PUELLO!

An article by posted on August 25, 2009 0 Comments

INT AAA: Buffalo 4/11/1, Scranton 0/5/0 ss Argenis Reyes 2 for 5, 2b, RBI, K, .283 rf Jesus Feliciano 3 for 5, 2b, K, .306 cf Chip Ambres 0 for 4, K, .252 1b Mike Lamb 0 for 4, K, .256 3b Javier Castillo 1 for 4, run, K, .251 lf Jason Dubois 1 for […]

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A Last Ditch Effort and Olney Puts The ESP Into ESPN

An article by posted on August 25, 2009 0 Comments

WFAN is reporting that the Mets are trying to convince Billy Wagner to reconsider his stance on invoking his no-trade clause at this moment. They must really be hooked on whatever the Red Sox were offering… Either that or they just want to shed that $3.5 million dollars left on their obligation to Wagner. My […]

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Wilpon’s Decision Means More Dysfunction In 2010

An article by posted on August 25, 2009 0 Comments

By now most of us have heard the bad news that Mets owner Fred Wilpon has assured Met fans that embattled GM Omar Minaya will absolutely be back next season. Omar’s return also makes it a pretty good bet that joke of a manager Jerry Manuel will be back too. If you’re the Wilpon family, […]

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Elbow Surgery Expected For Johan Santana

An article by posted on August 25, 2009 0 Comments

It saddens me to post this, but as was reported by Phil Hoops, Johan Santana will have an MRI on his ailing elbow on Tuesday. On Monday night, details started to emerge that Johan Santana and several other players are expecting the worst and that Santana will require season ending elbow surgery. Marty Noble reports on […]

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This Organization Is A Joke!

An article by posted on August 25, 2009 0 Comments

Yesterday it came out that Johan Santana would miss his next start and go see a doctor for his ailing pitching elbow.  Another day and another Met injury no longer surprises me anymore with this Mickey Mouse organization but what does surprise me is that the Mets knew about this and did NOTHING!  Johan Santana […]

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Billy Wagner Invokes No Trade Clause, Will Stay With Mets

An article by posted on August 25, 2009 0 Comments

Last Friday, it was reported that Billy Wagner was claimed on waivers by the Boston Red Sox, the news was not welcomed by Sox closer, Jonathon Papelbon who thinks he has been promoted to General Manager. Papelbon’s crude rumblings aside, the Mets and Sox had until Tuesday afternoon to complete a trade. According to a report by Ken […]

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What Might Have Been: The Nolan Ryan Story

An article by posted on August 25, 2009 0 Comments

Nolan Ryan was one of the many Mets honored before Saturday night’s game at Citi Field during the celebration of the 1969 World Championship team.  It was his first return to Flushing in a Mets uniform since the ill-fated trade to the California Angels on December 10, 1971.  Would Mets history have been different if […]

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8/24 Minor League Report! NIEUWENHUIS (OMG!), Welch, JROD

An article by posted on August 25, 2009 0 Comments

INT AAA: Buffalo 7/13/0, Scranton 2/6/1 ss Argenis Reyes 2 for 5, 2 runs, RBI, .281 cf Chip Ambres 1 for 5, run, 2 Ks, .255 lf Nick Evans 2 for 5, 2b (12), RBI (30), K, .211 1b Mike Lamb 2 for 5, 2 RBI, .259 3b Javier Castillo 1 for 5, RBI, 3 […]

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How The Mets Can Hit Into A Quadruple Play

An article by posted on August 24, 2009 0 Comments

So far this season, the Mets have lost a number of games in bizarre and improbable ways.  From failing to touch third base at Dodger Stadium to dropping a potential game-ending pop-up at the new Yankee Stadium, Mets fans everywhere have been forced to revise their “I’ve never seen that before” lists.  After Sunday’s stunning […]

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Give Howard Johnson The Boot

An article by posted on August 24, 2009 0 Comments

As we all know the Mets cannot do anything right this year.  One of their biggest weaknesses has been hitting home runs.  Playing in Citi Field does not make it any easier. With under 40 games left in this dreadful year, the Mets have just passed Barry Bonds on the home run list.  In 2001, […]

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