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Wheeler Skipped His Bullpen On Thursday, Working To Prevent Tipping His Pitches

An article by posted on June 28, 2013 0 Comments
Wheeler Skipped His Bullpen On Thursday, Working To Prevent Tipping His Pitches

Zack Wheeler did not throw his bullpen session on Thursday and instead spent the day working with Dan Warthen on altering his delivery so as not to tip his pitches as he was during his start against the White Sox. Regarding the changes they are looking to make, Warthen told ESPN New York’s Adam Rubin: […]

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Cyclones’ Pitcher Honors Father, Family With Glove

An article by posted on June 27, 2013 0 Comments
Cyclones’ Pitcher Honors Father, Family With Glove

Cyclones’ lefty reliever John Mincone is back in Brooklyn this summer, and already he’s off to a similar start as last year’s All-Star campaign. He maybe was a candidate to start the year at a higher level of the minors, but he suffered a bout of tendinitis that delayed his offseason conditioning. He’s settled in […]

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Mets vs White Sox: Marcum Looks To Avoid Mets Sweep, Murphy Back In Lineup

An article by posted on June 26, 2013 0 Comments
Mets vs White Sox: Marcum Looks To Avoid Mets Sweep, Murphy Back In Lineup

Mets (30-43) vs White Sox (32-42) Tuesday 8:10 PM • U.S. Cellular Field RHP Shaun Marcum (0-9, 5.79) vs LHP John Danks (1-4, 5.40) Starting Lineup Eric Young Jr., lf Daniel Murphy, 2b David Wright, 3b Marlon Byrd, rf Josh Satin, 1b John Buck, c Andrew Brown, dh Juan Lagares, cf Omar Quintanilla, ss Game Notes […]

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Mets Need To Get Out Of Wheeler’s Way

An article by posted on June 26, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Need To Get Out Of Wheeler’s Way

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. That’s some sage advice for a franchise who oftentimes ends up making a good situation bad, and a bad situation worse. The Mets have always been an organization that loves to get their grubby little hands into everything. Sometimes their meanderings are harmless, but every now and then […]

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Mets vs White Sox: Wright In, Murphy Out, Wheeler Ready To Deal

An article by posted on June 25, 2013 0 Comments
Mets vs White Sox: Wright In, Murphy Out, Wheeler Ready To Deal

Mets (30-42) vs White Sox (31-42) Tuesday 8:10 PM • U.S. Cellular Field RHP Zack Wheeler (1-0, 0.00) vs RHP Chris Sale (5-6, 2.69) Starting Lineup Eric Young Jr. – LF Jordany Valdespin – 2B David Wright – 3B Marlon Byrd – RF Josh Satin – 1B John Buck – C Andrew Brown – DH Juan […]

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June 18, 2013 Was A Turning Point For The New York Mets

An article by posted on June 25, 2013 0 Comments
June 18, 2013 Was A Turning Point For The New York Mets

They say that every great run of success usually had its roots in a turning point. Looking at Mets history you can say we’ve had quite a few turning points – both good and bad. Gil Hodges and Tom Seaver were certainly turning points for the Mets – when they went from lovable losers to […]

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Mets Sign RHP Giancarlo Alvarado To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on June 24, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Sign RHP Giancarlo Alvarado To Minor League Deal

The New York Mets have signed a minor league agreement with Mexican League pitcher Giancarlo Alvarado. The 35-year-old right hander has officially signed with the team, according to Mike Puma of the New York Post. Previously with the Saraperos de Saltillo of the Mexican League, Alvarado was 0-2 with a 4.03 ERA over 38 innings […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: A Newbie, A Rookie And A Harvey

An article by posted on June 24, 2013 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: A Newbie, A Rookie And A Harvey

Ahhh, what a week! Taking 3 out of 5 in Atlanta AND 2 out of 3 in Philly is a huge breath of fresh air for this slumping ballclub (and maybe another sign of the decline of western civilization!).  Even though they stumbled out of the blocks at the start of the week, not giving […]

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Noah Syndergaard Making His Double-A Debut

An article by posted on June 23, 2013 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Making His Double-A Debut

Noah Syndergaard is making his first start at Double-A Binghamton this afternoon after being promoted from Single-A St. Lucie on Saturday. To make room for Syndergaard on the roster, the B-Mets place Alfonzo Harris on the DL. The game is underway, and Syndergaard’s first pitch in the game was a 96 mph strike. The B-Mets […]

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Mets vs Phillies: Lagares Out Of Lineup Despite Hot Bat

An article by posted on June 22, 2013 0 Comments
Mets vs Phillies: Lagares Out Of Lineup Despite Hot Bat

NEW YORK METS (29-41) vs PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES (35-39) Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia • 4:05 PM RHP Dillon Gee (5-7, 4.56) vs RHP Jonathan Pettibone (3-3, 4.40) Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr – CF Jordany Valdespin – 2B David Wright – 3B Marlon Byrd – RF Daniel Murphy – 1B John Buck – C Kirk Nieuwenhuis – LF Omar Quintanilla – […]

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