Mets Notes: Ike Davis Heating Up, Duda Streaking, Dickey Domination, Wright One Away From HoJo

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Mets Notes: Ike Davis Heating Up, Duda Streaking, Dickey Domination, Wright One Away From HoJo

IKE DAVIS: Singled in the second inning yesterday to extend his hitting streak to a season-high eight games. Davis is hitting .478 (11-23) during the span…The streak is the second longest of Davis’ career and trails only an 11-game run last season from April 17-April 29. He is tied for second in the NL and […]

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Mets Cant Avoid Sweep In 3-1 Loss To Reds, Anarchy Ensues, Pigeons Revolt (Video)

An article by posted on June 17, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Cant Avoid Sweep In 3-1 Loss To Reds, Anarchy Ensues, Pigeons Revolt (Video)

In one giant missed opportunity in which the cross town rival Yankees pulverized the division leading Washington Nationals, the Reds came in and completed the three-game sweep, besting the Amazin’s by a final score of 3-1. Chris Young took the hill for his turn in the rotation, trying to avoid the sweep for New York. He […]

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Collin McHugh To Start For Buffalo On Monday

An article by posted on June 17, 2012 0 Comments
Collin McHugh To Start For Buffalo On Monday

Lynn Worthy just reported that RHP Collin McHugh has just been told he’ll be going to Triple-A Buffalo and pitching for the Bisons tomorrow. Readers of this site know that our own Petey Pete deduced this would be the case last week and that Monday would be the day that McHugh would get his first Triple-A […]

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Mets Farm Report: Wilmer Flores Shines Bright In All Star Game, Gnats Win Sixth Straight!

An article by posted on June 17, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Wilmer Flores Shines Bright In All Star Game, Gnats Win Sixth Straight!

Pawtucket 8, Buffalo 5 By Dave [Retire 31] The Bisons took an early lead, Saturday night, but after a comedy of errors and the bullpen not holding the lead, they dropped another winnable game 8-5 to the Pawtucket Red Sox. Jeurys Familia started for the Bisons, and he needed all the defense he could get. […]

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MMO Flashback: Ron Swoboda, The Heart Of A Lion

An article by posted on June 17, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Flashback: Ron Swoboda, The Heart Of A Lion

In 1961, President John F. Kennedy challenged America. He insisted that by the end of the decade, we put a man on the moon and return him safely to earth. Kennedy’s idea was outlandish and considered completely and utterly impossible. However, on July 21st, 1969, Neil Armstrong set foot on the surface of the moon. […]

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Mets Have Signed 15 Of Their Draft Selections

An article by posted on June 17, 2012 0 Comments

In addition to Louisiana high school shortstop Gavin Cecchini (12th overall pick) and Purdue catcher Kevin Plawecki (35th overall), the Mets have confirmed the signings of 13 other selections from last week’s draft according to ESPN.. Rd. 3 (107), Matt Koch, RHP, Louisville Rd. 4 (140), Branden Kaupe, SS, Baldwin (Hawaii) HS Rd. 5 (170), Brandon Welch, RHP, Palm Beach State Rd. […]

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Reds Take Care Of Mets In 4-1 Defeat

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Reds Take Care Of Mets In 4-1 Defeat

Tough night for the Mets, as the Reds took the lead in the first and never looked back in this 4-1 defeat. Summary It was a low scoring affair tonight, and not much went in favor of our hometown heroes. They fell behind in top of the first and never really got back on track […]

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Nieuwenhuis Is Building A Strong Case For Rookie of the Year Consideration

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Nieuwenhuis Is Building A Strong Case For Rookie of the Year Consideration

Kirk Nieuwenhuis hit his sixth home run of the year last night, a solo shot in the sixth inning against the Reds. Nieuwenhuis has now hit three home runs in his last two games and has four in the month of June which ties him for the most with Milwaukee’s Martin Maldonado among all major […]

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Bay To DL With Likely Concussion, Mets Fans Still Behaving Badly

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Bay To DL With Likely Concussion, Mets Fans Still Behaving Badly

Last night, Jason Bay was forced to leave the game against the Cincinnati Reds after hitting his head against the left-field wall on Jay Bruce’s second-inning inside-the-park home run. The Mets are saying that Bay likely suffered another concussion and expect to place him on the disabled list before today’s game. Infielder Justin Turner is […]

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Mets Farm Report: Den Dekker Blasts First AAA Home Run, Sandoval Delivers In B-Mets Win

An article by posted on June 16, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Den Dekker Blasts First AAA Home Run, Sandoval Delivers In B-Mets Win

 Pawtucket 8, Buffalo 3 By Dave [Retire 31] The Buffalo Bisons gave up four home runs, and then attempted a late inning rally, but to no avail as they lost 8-3 to Pawtucket. Dylan Owen with the start Friday night for Buffalo, got tagged really early giving up a solo homer on the second pitch […]

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