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Complete Mets Draft Summary From Day 2

An article by posted on June 7, 2011 0 Comments

Greetings and welcome to Day 2 of the MLB Draft. This post will be updated throughout the day with the New York Mets draft picks from Round 2 to 30, as well as a collection of links and video for each of the prospects. 71. Cory Mazzoni, RHP from NC State. Mazzoni recorded a 137:29 […]

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Why Nimmo And Not A Pitcher?

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The New York Mets need pitching, pitching and more pitching. That’s why it’s quite strange that the team selected high school outfielder Brandon Nimmo with the No. 13 overall pick in this year’s MLB Draft. I can echo Robert Knapel’s sentiments on the subject that this pick is odd. First off, Nimmo, who is the […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 6th, 2011

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Buffalo Bisons 3 | Gwinnett Braves 4 I did not get to watch as much as this game as I would have liked because I was focusing on the draft, but I hope to take a closer look at it tomorrow. From what I did see, I liked the way Chris Schwiden was throwing tonight. […]

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MMO Final 2011 Mets Draft Probables

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MMO Final 2011 Mets Draft Probables

Tonight’s the night Mets fans. Here is the final update to my running list of potential Mets draft selections. To finish things off I added RHP Matt Barnes of UConn who is really moving up the draft board in the last 24 hours. In about 30 minutes, we will find out who the Mets will select with the 13th […]

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“Don’t Trade Reyes Day” Has Become A Growing Movement

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“Don’t Trade Reyes Day” Has Become A Growing Movement

On Friday night, as many of you know, several hundred die-hards gathered on the Shea Bridge, myself included, chanting for the cause of keeping Jose Reyes as a New York Met. Many wearing The7Line’s T-shirts, it was truly an incredible experience to be part of such an event. To read my full report on Friday’s Reyes Rally […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 5th, 2011

An article by posted on June 6, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 5 | Gwinnett Braves 7 This game was nowhere near as close as the score would dictate. Mike Minor pitched the most dominating minor league performances I’ve watched all year throwing a near perfect game, giving up just  a walk and hit in the 7th inning. He made Kirk Nieuwenhuis look silly during […]

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Dickey Dominates, Reyes Ignites Offense, Mets Win 6-4

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R.A. Dickey pitched a great game today going eight strong innings and thanks to some good run support on the heels of Jose Reyes, the Mets won 6-4 and won the series against the Braves Game Notes R.A. Dickey look substantially better today then he had in his last outing. Although his foot still seemed […]

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MMO Flashback: The Best First Round Picks In Mets History

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MMO Flashback: The Best First Round Picks In Mets History

MMO Flashback: Originally Posted on March 29, 2011 Every Major League franchise has had their share of first round busts ever since 1965 when baseball adopted the First-Year Player Draft or the Amateur Draft or the June Draft or the Rule 4 Draft, choose your poison. The Mets have drafted 57 players in the first round, […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 4th, 2011

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A little introduction since this is my first Mets Farm Report for MMO. Each night I plan to bring a recap on the news and notes on the happenings for all of the Mets minor league affiliates, as well as bringing some other analysis on the state of the farm. I do a three stars […]

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Collins Says Reyes Isn’t Moving Anywhere

An article by posted on June 5, 2011 0 Comments

I piqued your curiosity didn’t I? Collins actually did say that, but he wasn’t referring to the trade deadline – he was responding to a question about moving Jose Reyes from the leadoff spot to batting third in the lineup. As ESPN pointed out last night, there are plenty of reasons why some people look […]

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