3 Up & 3 Down – Texas Two Step Edition

An article by posted on June 28, 2011 0 Comments

This past weekend the Good Guys traveled to Texas to do battle against the reigning American League champions. The weather was quite hot, but the Mets bats were even hotter – taking two of three games. Here are the 3 Up and 3 Down. 3-Up 1) 22 Runs in 2 Days: On Saturday, when the […]

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Could Beltran Be Texas Bound?

An article by posted on June 27, 2011 0 Comments

SI.com’s Jon Heyman reports via Twitter that the Rangers are interested in Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran  and could make a move for him soon after the All Star break. Rotoworld writes, Serious trade talks probably won’t get underway until after the All-Star break and plenty of other teams will be in the running to snag […]

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MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 12)

An article by posted on June 27, 2011 0 Comments
MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 12)

Time to be blunt. Jose Reyes – you are making it really difficult for me to choose somebody else as POTW. You’re being a great sparkplug and you’re tearing it up. You have a “three-game slump” and then drills four hits. The Mets offense has not particularly been on fire lately so it’s not so […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 26th, 2011 – Harvey Falters in Double-A Debut

An article by posted on June 27, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 5 – Norfolk Tides 3 This is the Chris Schwinden from earlier in the season that captured the hearts of Mets fans everywhere. Schwinden gave up a three run homer to Jake Fox in the 1st inning and then went on to be perfect from the 2nd inning through the 6th inning. Over […]

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Cyclones To Have A Social Media Madness Day

An article by posted on June 27, 2011 0 Comments
Cyclones To Have A Social Media Madness Day

CYCLONES HOST “SOCIAL MEDIA MADNESS” AT MCU PARK Brooklyn Cyclones Plug Into Facebook, Twitter and More on July 6th You “Like” us, you really “Like” us! On Friday, the Brooklyn Cyclones welcomed their 15,000th fan on the team’s official Facebook page. The 15,000 fans are nearly three times more than any other team in the […]

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Post Game: Gee Holds, Offense Explodes Again, Mets Win 8-5

An article by posted on June 26, 2011 0 Comments
Post Game: Gee Holds, Offense Explodes Again, Mets Win 8-5

Dillon Gee pitched around some early inning trouble, and the offense put up enough runs to put the game out of reach as the Mets won the game, 8-5 and the series versus the Rangers Game Notes Dillon Gee was effective, if not spectacular in his six innings of work today. He allowed three runs […]

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Pushing Past .500 And Beyond; Crucial Stretch Upcoming for Mets

An article by posted on June 26, 2011 0 Comments

With Friday night’s pummeling 8-1 defeat to the Texas Rangers, the Mets are now 5-11 in games where they can back to .500, at .500 and over .500. The Mets returned the favor Saturday night and demolished the Rangers 14-5 and once again have a chance to reach .500 in Sunday’s finale. Is the .500 […]

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NL East Report: Two Skippers Out, Two Teams Hot, One…Not

An article by posted on June 25, 2011 0 Comments
NL East Report: Two Skippers Out, Two Teams Hot, One…Not

After a brief hiatus, the NL East report is back by popular demand! Here is what is going on all around the NL East: Phillies: The Philadelphia Phillies continue to show why they are the best team in baseball, winning seven of their last 10 games. -Roy Oswalt was pulled from his start against the Cardinals […]

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Today in Mets History: El Sid Shines For ’86 Powerhouse

An article by posted on June 25, 2011 0 Comments
Today in Mets History: El Sid Shines For ’86 Powerhouse

While the 1969 Mets gathered steam and rolled late in the second half, the 1986 team steamrolled the National League from start to finish as that team dominated as manager Davey Johnson projected. On this date in 1986, Sid Fernandez and Roger McDowell combined to stuff the Montreal Expos, 5-2, at Shea Stadium. While Doc […]

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Nationals To Name Davey Johnson Manager

An article by posted on June 25, 2011 0 Comments
Nationals To Name Davey Johnson Manager

ESPN reports that the Washington Nationals will name Davey Johnson as their new manager, according to a source familiar with the situation. Johnson, 68, will manage the team for the rest of the season and next season, subject to league approval. He has been a senior adviser for that ballclub since 2006, and last managed in 2000 […]

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