Tag: hitting

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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MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 6, Mets 2

An article by posted on August 23, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 6, Mets 2

The Los Angeles Dodgers bested the Mets 6-2, behind seven strong innings from starting pitcher Dan Haren (11-10).   The Mets got off to a fast start with a lead off solo homerun from right fielder Curtis Granderson (16). However the Dodgers tied the game up in the third inning with a Dee Gordon RBI […]

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Herrera Drives In Four, Scores Two, Now Batting .346

An article by posted on August 23, 2014 0 Comments
Herrera Drives In Four, Scores Two, Now Batting .346

Dilson Herrera had another great game tonight for Binghamton who beat Akron by a score of 12-3. Herrera finished 3-for-3 with two doubles, four RBIs, two runs scored and a walk. ESPN’s Keith Law had heaps of praise for the Mets’ 20-year-old second baseman prospect  in an online chat. Herrera is capable of becoming an above average, […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Whalen Wins Eighth Game, Muno Hits 12th HR

An article by posted on August 20, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Whalen Wins Eighth Game, Muno Hits 12th HR

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas 10, Omaha 4 Erie 7, Binghamton 0 Charlotte 11, St. Lucie 8 Savannah 11, Rome 3 Greeneville 7, Kingsport 4 Minor League Notes Cory Mazzoni won his fourth game for Vegas tossing seven innings, allowing four runs on six hits and striking out two. Matt Reynolds was 3 for 5, […]

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