Mets Lower Minors: Verrett Solid, Cecchini Scores Twice In Clones Debut, Boyd Collects Four RBIs

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Mets Lower Minors: Verrett Solid, Cecchini Scores Twice In Clones Debut, Boyd Collects Four RBIs

Jupiter 2, St. Lucie 1 Logan Verrett was strong, but Jupiter came through in late innings in the 2-1 loss. Key Players Cory Vaughn – 1 for 3, 1 RBI, 1 strikeout, 1 caught stealing (4th of the season) Darrell Ceciliani – 1 for 4, 1 run scored, 1 strikeout Aderlin Rodriguez – 0 for […]

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Matt Harvey Strong, Duda Goes Deep In 3-2 Win Against Phillies

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Matt Harvey Strong, Duda Goes Deep In 3-2 Win Against Phillies

Matt Harvey, without having his best stuff still had a quality start against the Phillies, thanks to some key offensive contributions from Lucas Duda — Matt Harvey came out of the gate throwing his fastball often, and about as hard as Mets fans have seen in during this 2012 season. Harvey hit 99 MPH at […]

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On The Road With Petey: Brooklyn Cyclones @ Hudson Valley

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On The Road With Petey: Brooklyn Cyclones @ Hudson Valley

  He answers to the name “Rook” as in rookie. He has a smile that lights up the world. He has talent to match. He has an easy way about him that belies the competitive edge that lurks beneath the surface. He is a baseball player, a prodigy, and a Met. His name is Gavin […]

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Mets Select Seven Prospects For Arizona Fall League

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Mets Select Seven Prospects For Arizona Fall League

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the Mets have selected the following seven players to represent the team in the Arizona Fall League: RHP Ryan Fraser: 5-4, 2.77 ERA, 1.23 WHIP, 61.2 IP, 20 BB, 42 K LHP Chase Huchingson: 7-7, 4.17 ERA, 1.46 WHIP, 114.1 IP, 54 BB, 91 K LHP Adam Kolarek: 3-3, […]

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Backman Talks About Bisons Fade From First To Last, And Loss Of Key Players

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Backman Talks About Bisons Fade From First To Last, And Loss Of Key Players

Wally Backman talked to reporters after last night’s final home game for the Buffalo Bisons at Coca Cola Field. The Herd fell to the Rochester Red Wings 10-4 after the bullpen allowed eight runs once Collin McHugh was pulled from the game after hitting his limit of 75 pitches. In the interview Backman talks about […]

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Harvey To Flaunt His Stuff Against The Phillies As Mets Seek Fourth Straight Win

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Harvey To Flaunt His Stuff Against The Phillies As Mets Seek Fourth Straight Win

Wednesday, August 29, 2012 • 7:05 PM Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Matt Harvey (2-3, 2.75) vs. RHP Tyler Cloyd (ML Debut) Starting Lineup Ruben Tejada, ss Daniel Murphy, 2b David Wright, 3b Ike Davis, 1b Lucas Duda, lf Scott Hairston, cf Mike Baxter, rf Shoppach, c Matt Harvey, rhp The Mets won […]

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Mets Notes: Kelly Shoppach Packs Some Power

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Mets Notes: Kelly Shoppach Packs Some Power

Shoppach had a two-run homer and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5 Tuesday night for their third straight victory. Shoppach also hit a game tying double in the eighth and a single in his first at-bat to finish a triple shy of the cycle. “I knew it when I hit it,” Shoppach […]

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Hamels Scratched, Phillies Prospect Tyler Cloyd To Make MLB Debut Against Mets

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Hamels Scratched, Phillies Prospect Tyler Cloyd To Make MLB Debut Against Mets

Cole Hamels has been scratched from Wednesday night’s start against the Mets because of a stomach ailment, according to MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki. Phillies pitching prospect Tyler Cloyd will be called up from Triple-A Lehigh Valley to make tonight’s start against Matt Harvey and the Mets. Yes, it’s finally happening. Phillies fans have been asking for weeks […]

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MMO Mailbag: Who Is The Mets Most Valuable Trade Chip?

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MMO Mailbag: Who Is The Mets Most Valuable Trade Chip?

I had the following question emailed to me yesterday, but there was no name attached, so we’ll call him Anonymous. If Jordany Valdespin is part of the future then why was he sent back to Buffalo? The Mets have no idea right now what the outfield of the future looks like. They’ve spent this season […]

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Ike Davis: The Future Is Bright Again

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Ike Davis: The Future Is Bright Again

Over the next few months, there will be much discussion with regards to the Mets needs, and what they have to do to improve on this 2012 season. In fact, these discussions have probably been going on for about a month now. That’s one of the therapeutic things fans do when their team is in […]

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