Tag: hitting

After Impressive Bullpen Session, Harvey Is Done For 2014

An article by posted on September 16, 2014 0 Comments
After Impressive Bullpen Session, Harvey Is Done For 2014

It’s already starting to feel like spring for Matt Harvey who probably can’t wait to climb the mound on opening day 2015 and put the last year behind him. On Monday, Harvey took the final step in his rehab for 2014. Before being shut down for the off season, he threw a bullpen session at […]

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Olney: ‘Could Be A Quiet Offseason In New York’

An article by posted on September 10, 2014 0 Comments
Olney: ‘Could Be A Quiet Offseason In New York’

According to a report filed by ESPN analyst Buster Olney, the Mets and Sandy Alderson expect their 2015 payroll to be similar to their 2014 payroll. Currently, the Mets have the 22nd highest payroll in baseball, sandwiched in between the San Diego Padres and the Chicago Cubs. The magic number for 2014 stands at $89,051,758 and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on September 9, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 7:10 PM

Tonight in Flushing the Mets look to take the 2nd game of their series against the Rockies. The Mets will send Rookie of the Year hopeful Jacob deGrom (7-6, 2.79) to the hill against righty Christian Bergman (2-2, 5.23). First pitch is at 7:10pm. In his last start, deGrom received a no-decision in a 4-3 […]

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Murphy Will Go Back To 2B, Flores To Remain At SS

An article by posted on September 9, 2014 0 Comments
Murphy Will Go Back To 2B, Flores To Remain At SS

Daniel Murphy is expected to be activated from the disabled list later today after missing roughly two weeks with a calf strain. In that time, Dilson Herrera made the surprise jump from AA Binghamton and held his own at second base. He hit .243 over 37 major league at bats, adding two home runs and […]

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Binghamton Mets Heading To Eastern League Championship

An article by posted on September 8, 2014 0 Comments
Binghamton Mets Heading To Eastern League Championship

Sunday the Binghamton Mets defeated the Portland Sea Dogs 8 to 5, securing a trip to the Eastern League Championship Series against the Richmond Flying Squirrels. This will mark the first time in 20 years that the B-Mets have advanced to the championship. The Mets got plenty of hitting to go along with pitching at […]

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We’ll Need More Than Just Harvey To Win In 2015

An article by posted on September 7, 2014 0 Comments
We’ll Need More Than Just Harvey To Win In 2015

On October 1, 2004, I was having dinner with my wife of six months and my new in-laws. As we bantered back and forth I kept one eye on the TV mounted in the corner of Applebee’s. When I saw a basehit up the middle, I excitedly tapped my wife on the shoulder. “He did […]

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Mets Need a New Manager: Roger That.

An article by posted on September 5, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Need a New Manager: Roger That.

When the initial managerial search took place, I didn’t mind the hire of Terry Collins over Wally Backman. In fact, I thought it was the right move (and still do) because I felt that a Backman hire would have simply been a move to appease fans, but not to necessarily win ball games. Every fan […]

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Is David Wright Done? Of Course Not!

An article by posted on September 1, 2014 0 Comments
Is David Wright Done?  Of Course Not!

Is David Wright in the decline? Is this the end of David Wright? Is David Wright washed up? Calm Down. While it’s obvious that Wright has been struggling mightily in recent weeks, his power has been sapped and he’s having the worst season of his MLB career, I’m chalking this up to injury. He has […]

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Minor League Hitting Streaks Abound!

An article by posted on August 25, 2014 0 Comments
Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Minor League Hitting Streaks Abound!

Who’s Hot: Matthew Bowman – Las Vegas. Bowman has allowed just two earned runs over his last 4 starts dating back to July 31st. Over his last 27.1 innings, he’s pitched to an ERA of 0.66 while allowing 19 hits, walking 5 and striking out 28 batters. Kevin Plawecki – Las Vegas. Entering Sunday’s action, […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Vaughn Homers Again, Rivera On A Tear With B-Mets

An article by posted on August 25, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Vaughn Homers Again, Rivera On A Tear With B-Mets

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas 6, Round Rock 5 Binghamton 5, Akron 2 St. Lucie 3, Jupiter 2 Greenville 8, Savannah 5 Brooklyn 10, Tri City 1 Kingsport 9, Johnson City 1 Minor League Notes Cory Mazzoni is now 5-1, after tossing 7 innings, allowing four runs on eight hits, walking one and striking […]

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