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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Broken Finger Wipes Out Ramon Martinez

An article by posted on June 2, 2009 0 Comments

Mets.com reports that Mets backup shortstop, Ramon Martinez was removed from the Mets’ 3-1 loss to the Pirates on Tuesday night at PNC Park after the fifth inning, when he suffered a dislocated left pinky on an awkward, but successful slide into the plate. Martinez’s scored on a sacrifice fly by Luis Castillo. His slide […]

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Mets Lose Another To The Pirates 3-1

An article by posted on June 2, 2009 0 Comments

Game Summary Another tough loss to the Pirates. Another game where the pitching gave up the lead and the offense couldn’t get it back. The Mets gave up a 1-0 lead and lose 3-1. Pitching Johan Santana started the game off well. No surprise. Johan had a no-hitter through three innings, giving up his first hit […]

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Mets Notes: Swine Flu Scare

An article by posted on June 2, 2009 0 Comments

According to Bart Hubbuch of the NY Post, a member of the SNY production team traveling with the New York Mets has been admitted to a Pittsburgh hospital with a possible case of H1N1 Influenza, or popularly called, “Swine Flu.” This unnamed employee is in isolation, and reportedly had contact with players as part of […]

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6/2 Minor League Report!

An article by posted on June 2, 2009 0 Comments

Buffalo 4, Norfolk 2 cf Cory Sullivan 0 for 4, .259 lf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 4, run, .297 3b Javier Valentin 1 for 3, run, .292 1b Michel Abreu 0 for 1, .226 dh Willy Pena 1 for 4, .248 rf Emil Brown 2 for 4, run, .313 2b Mike Lamb 1 for 4, […]

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Sheffield: It Takes More Than 25 Guys to Win

An article by posted on June 2, 2009 0 Comments

I just read a quote from Gary Sheffield on Newsday.com. According to Sheff “it takes more than 25 guys to win a world championship”, he should know, he’s been there. I pretty much agree with Sheffield’s statement. Watching last night’s game, you could tell Sheff was hurting, but he put himself out there, and played his […]

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Jerry Manuel, I’m Just Not That Into Right Now!

An article by posted on June 2, 2009 0 Comments

This is not a knee jerk reaction after last night’s horrible defeat.  Last season after Willie Randolph was fired and Jerry Manuel took over I thought it was the right decision.  As the Mets tried to make the playoffs last season I was really impressed with Jerry Manuel.  When the Mets lost on the last […]

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