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Mets Minors Recap: Ty Kelly Homers, Average Up To .407

An article by posted on May 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Ty Kelly Homers, Average Up To .407

Las Vegas 7, Colorado Springs 6 Vegas held on to beat Colorado Springs as Rafael Montero didn’t fare well against the Milwaukee Triple-A squad. Montero was ineffective in five innings, giving up four runs on eight hits, while walking two and striking out five. Righthander Chase Bradford struck out one in a scoreless eighth, while Righty Paul Sewald notched his sixth save […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Dilson Herrera Homers Twice In Explosive Performance

An article by posted on May 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Dilson Herrera Homers Twice In Explosive Performance

Las Vegas 15 (13-11), El Paso 6 There were 34 hits between the two clubs as Vegas decimated El Paso under hitting performances from pretty much everyone. Dilson Herrera returned from his sore back to homer twice and become a double shy of the cycle. He drove in five and stole a base. T.J. Rivera […]

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Mets Minors: T. J. Rivera Still Hustling For An MLB Opportunity

An article by posted on May 2, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: T. J. Rivera Still Hustling For An MLB Opportunity

Minor Leaguer T.J. Rivera is doing what T.J. Rivera always does – hit the baseball like crazy. Rivera, an unsung infielder in the Met farm system is blistering hot going 14- for-36 in his last ten games hitting .389 with two home runs and 8 RBI. On the season, Rivera is batting .338 with a […]

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Mets Minors: First Impressions Of Mets Prospect Dominic Smith

An article by posted on April 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: First Impressions Of Mets Prospect Dominic Smith

I was eager to see top prospect Dominic Smith during the current Binghamton Mets home stand. It was my first look at the kid and he certainly passed the eye test. The return of more winter weather to upstate New York and the fact that I’m coaching a high school baseball team, delayed my first […]

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Mets Minors: Pill Fires Eight Scoreless Innings In 6-0 B-Mets Win

An article by posted on April 28, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Pill Fires Eight Scoreless Innings In 6-0 B-Mets Win

The Binghamton Mets got just what the doctor ordered last night at NYSEG Stadium when Tyler Pill tossed 8.0 innings of shutout baseball as the B-Mets downed Portland, 6-0, to complete a three game sweep. Pill, historically a dependable starter for Binghamton, had struggled in his first two outings, but seems to have turned things […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Monell Walk-Off Blast Snaps Las Vegas Losing Streak

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Monell Walk-Off Blast Snaps Las Vegas Losing Streak

Las Vegas 6 (7-10), Albuquerque 5 F/10 Johnny Monell snapped the 51s four-game losing streak with a walk-off solo homerun, his second hit of the night. Rene Rivera started at catcher but was removed from the game in the third inning as he readies for the call from the Mets as they wait on the status […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Gsellman Strikes Out Seven in Loss

An article by posted on April 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Gsellman Strikes Out Seven in Loss

Las Vegas 9, Sacramento 3 Matt Reynolds homered as Las Vegas erupted for nine runs on twelve hits in Sacramento. Duane Below made his season debut and went six innings and gave up three runs on seven hits, with three walks while striking out five. Reynolds led the offense, with a 3 for 5 night and […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Dom Smith Goes Yard

An article by posted on April 19, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Dom Smith Goes Yard

Fresno 4, Las Vegas 3 (5-5) Vegas fell short of a comeback in a day game, failing to score the tying run after scoring two in the eighth inning. Dilson Herrera in the leadoff spot went 2 for 5 with an RBI and is now batting .258. Brandon Nimmo hit in the 2nd spot, he had two […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Siena Rakes, Knapp Mows Down Jupiter

An article by posted on April 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Siena Rakes, Knapp Mows Down Jupiter

New Hampshire 8, Binghamton 1 Tyler Pill went five innings and gave up four runs, striking out four. Beck Wheeler, David Roseboom, and Luis Mateo combined to give up four more runs in the next three innings. Mateo makes his return back to Binghamton after Tommy John Surgery in 2013. DH Matt Oberste went 2 […]

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Mets Minors: Gsellman Shines, McNeil Busts Out In B-Mets Win

An article by posted on April 9, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Gsellman Shines, McNeil Busts Out In B-Mets Win

Fresno 15, Las Vegas 10 A succession of Vegas pitchers got pounded as Fresno batters hammered out 18 hits. Seth Lugo made the start and gave up seven runs on nine hits, walking four and striking out three in four innings of work. Dario Alvarez and Stolmy Pimentel followed pitching an inning each, yielding two runs and one respectively. But things would […]

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A Christmas Carol: The Sandy I Met

An article by posted on December 20, 2015 2 Comments
A Christmas Carol: The Sandy I Met

Pen went to paper way back in 1843. Even so, the classic holiday novella, “The Christmas Carol” resonates with readers today as one of Charles Dickens’ most important literary contributions. No other character in the beloved novella captures the fascination of readers and viewers like Ebenezer Scrooge. Many times, my mind shifts to Ebenezer Scrooge […]

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