Has PNC Park Become The New Turner Field?

An article by posted on June 4, 2009 0 Comments

For many years while the Atlanta Braves had a chokehold on the rest of the National League East, Turner Field was a veritable house of horrors for the New York Mets.  Since it opened in 1997, the Mets are 34-66 at Turner Field and have had numerous crushing defeats, including some of the season-ending variety […]

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Braves Acquire Nate McLouth From Pirates

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

Nate McLouth has been traded to the Atlanta Braves. MLB.com writes, The Braves have acquired All-Star outfielder Nate McLouth from the Pirates in exchange for three highly-regarded Minor League prospects. A Major League source had confirmed that the Pirates will send McLouth to the Braves in exchange for left-handed pitcher Jeff Locke, outfielder Gorkys Hernandez […]

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J.J.Putz Demoted, Bobby Parnell Will Setup

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

Adam Rubin is now reporting that J..J. Putz has lost his eighth-inning role to Bobby Parnell. He was informed during a meeting with Jerry Manuel on Wednesday. Manuel hoped the change would be temporary, until Putz rediscovers himself. Putz will be the primary seventh-inning reliever. “Hopefully this is a small, small window for him to […]

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6/3 Minor League Report! GARCIA!

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

Buffalo 3, Norfolk 5 cf Cory Sullivan 1 for 3, run, BB, .260 lf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 4, run, .296 1b Michel Abreu 1 for 4, run, .227 dh Willy Pena 1 for 4, RBI, K, .248 3b Mike Lamb 1 for 4, .197 c Rene Rivera 1 for 4, K, .217 rf Jason […]

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Jose Reyes Suffers Setback, May Not Return When Eligible

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

I am getting so sick and tired of posting these injury reports and updates… It’s been reported that Jose Reyes has suffered a setback while rehabbing in Port St. Lucie. Steve Popper writes, Jose Reyes played in an extended spring game today in Port St. Lucie but was pulled in the third inning after feeling […]

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Fernando Martinez – Early Warning Signs?

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

Ryan Church is currently playing at Port St. Lucie with fellow detainee Jose Reyes. While Reyes is expected be activated on Friday, Church should be making his return on Sunday. The question as to who gets cut from the 25-man roster is an easy one when Reyes returns, but what happens when Church returns? Is […]

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It Feels Like September in June

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

Now, as Jose Reyes is put on the DL and viruses and other nagging injuries are affecting more of the Mets, it feels like they are all jumping overboard while that big ship known as the Philadelphia Phillies has just blown right by, making the water choppy around those NYM lifeboats.

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Mets Prospect Brad Holt Is Rocketing Through The Minors

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

Some great news on the Mets prospects front, courtesy of Adam Rubin, Mets officials say Brad Holt is on a similar trajectory to Mike Pelfrey. So Holt, the 33rd overall pick in the draft one year ago and the fastest-rising pitching prospect in the organization, was promoted to Double-A Binghamton on Wednesday. He could even […]

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Alex Cora and Carlos Beltran To Play Tonight!

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

Carlos Beltran has declared himself ready to play and will be in tonights lineup when the Mets take on the Pirates at PNC Park. Alex Cora will also be in tonight’s lineup and leadoff. According to Adam Rubin, Carlos Beltran said he lost at least five pounds as a result of what he labeled a […]

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Morning Grind – Wright’s Streaks Are Killing Me, And Please Fire These Guys!

An article by posted on June 3, 2009 0 Comments

The Morning Grind is the place for Mets fans to sound off on anything and everything! An open thread for ranting and raving about the Mets, completely raw and uncensored! Whats Bugging Me 1. David Wright – I’ve just realized that my freaking mood swings lately are directly related to David Wright’s cold and hot streaks at […]

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