Swept In Atlanta: Braves Tomahawk Mets 6-1

An article by posted on July 16, 2012 0 Comments
Swept In Atlanta: Braves Tomahawk Mets 6-1

Coming off the All-Star break, the Mets looked to hit the ground running like they did to start the 2012 season. Instead, they did just the opposite, playing three poor excuses for baseball games across the board as the Braves completed the sweep of the Mets today by a final score of 6-1. Following one […]

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Mets Ranked At 49 On Forbes’ Most Valuable Sports Franchises

An article by posted on July 15, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Ranked At 49 On Forbes’ Most Valuable Sports Franchises

Forbes released their annual top 50 Most Valuable Professional Sports Franchises today, with the Mets barely making the cut at 49th, the sixth highest baseball team behind the New York Yankees, LA Dodgers, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs and Philadelphia Phillies. The Texas Rangers also barely made the list at 50th. Valuing the franchise at a cool $719 million, […]

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Sandy Alderson Can’t “Duquette” Out For Help This Year

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Sandy Alderson Can’t “Duquette” Out For Help This Year

Eight years ago, the Mets came out of the All-Star Break with a win against the Philadelphia Phillies in extra innings.  Although they were only two games above .500 at the time, the Mets were in the thick of a tight four-team race in the National League East, with one game separating the Braves (46-42), […]

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Changes Are Coming For The Mets, But Will It Be Too Little, Too Late?

An article by posted on July 15, 2012 0 Comments
Changes Are Coming For The Mets, But Will It Be Too Little, Too Late?

As we posted here yesterday, the Mets will be sending an entourage to Buffalo and all eyes will be on right-handed starter Matt Harvey who could be auditioning for a chance to make his Major League debut next Saturday.against the Dodgers. If Harvey were to convince the Mets that he is up for the challenge, […]

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Santana Takes On The Braves As Mets Try To Avoid Sweep

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Santana Takes On The Braves As Mets Try To Avoid Sweep

Starting Lineup Ruben Tejada – SS Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Ike Davis – 1B Scott Hairston – LF Kirk Nieuwenhuis – RF Andres Torres – CF Josh Thole – C Johan Santana – LHP The Mets will try to salvage the final game of the series today in Atlanta as Johan […]

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Mets Farm Report: Wheeler Tosses Complete-Game Shutout, Cuan, Mateo and Schwinden All Solid

An article by posted on July 15, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Wheeler Tosses Complete-Game Shutout, Cuan, Mateo and Schwinden All Solid

Buffalo 8, Pawtucket 2 By Connor O’Brien The Bisons, backed by another great night on offense, defeated Pawtucket last night by a score of 8-2, their seventh win in a row. Chris Schwinden got the ball for the Bisons in his first start since returning to Buffalo a little more than a week ago, looking to […]

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Could Liriano Be A Solution?

An article by posted on July 15, 2012 0 Comments
Could Liriano Be A Solution?

A few months back when the Mets looked like they could compete this season, I began to think of where they could address the inevitable problems in the rotation. Aside from the fantasy of making a move for a pitcher like Cole Hamels, I began to think that the Twins Francisco Liriano would make sense […]

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Bullpen Blows Another Late Lead As Braves Stun Mets 8-7

An article by posted on July 14, 2012 0 Comments
Bullpen Blows Another Late Lead As Braves Stun Mets 8-7

The Mets drop a close game to the Braves, 8-7. Summary I hate when we lose games like this. It always feels so tough to stomach. Time to get right into it. RA Dickey started this one, his first start after being snubbed for the AS game start he deserved, and looked a little rusty. […]

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Worried Harvey Is Being Rushed? Collins Says Wheeler Could Be Coming Too…

An article by posted on July 14, 2012 0 Comments
Worried Harvey Is Being Rushed? Collins Says Wheeler Could Be Coming Too…

If you had any concerns about the Mets possibly rushing Matt Harvey to the majors too soon, then you might want to sit down for this one… According to Brian Costa of the Wall Street Journal, Terry Collins told reporters this afternoon that Zack Wheeler is not out of the mix for a promotion to the majors this […]

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D-Day For Harvey: Prospect To Audition For Mets Officials In Buffalo On Monday

An article by posted on July 14, 2012 0 Comments
D-Day For Harvey: Prospect To Audition For Mets Officials In Buffalo On Monday

This afternoon in Atlanta, Terry Collins spoke with reporters about the future of the rotation and what it means for Mets prized prospect Matt Harvey. The Mets manager said that in all likelihood, Harvey or Miguel Batista will start next Saturday’s game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Citi Field. Harvey will be pitching on Monday for […]

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