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The Final Piece Of The Puzzle

An article by posted on July 15, 2015 0 Comments
The Final Piece Of The Puzzle

The ’69 World Series saw Jerry Koosman pick up the W in 2 of the 4 Mets victories. His ERA was 2.04 and he allowed only 7 hits in 17 2/3 innings pitched. Ron Swoboda hit .400 and made arguably one of the best catches in Series history. Tommie Agee outdid his teammate and made […]

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Report: Reds Outfielder Jay Bruce Is Available

An article by posted on July 13, 2015 0 Comments
Report: Reds Outfielder Jay Bruce Is Available

MLB Insider Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports, the Cincinnati Reds are making it known that right fielder Jay Bruce is available according to league sources. “The Reds are expected by rivals to become a full-fledged seller in coming days, perhaps shortly after the All-Star Game here, but to this point the one name being heard […]

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Featured Post: Should The Mets Target Justin Upton?

An article by posted on July 13, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Should The Mets Target Justin Upton?

According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, the Padres could be looking to move outfielder Justin Upton. While San Diego’s GM, A.J Preller, may be reluctant to sell after a busy offseason, Morosi believes they will eventually make a deal if the price is right. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported on Friday that the […]

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Watch Kirk Nieuwenhuis Make Mets History

An article by posted on July 13, 2015 0 Comments
Watch Kirk Nieuwenhuis Make Mets History

Kirk Nieuwenhuis just blasted his third home run of the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday at Citi Field. His third homer just cleared the foul pole in right field, a booming shot you knew was going out if it was fair. His first two home runs came against D’Backs starter Rubby De La […]

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Alderson Says Michael Cuddyer Was “Overused”

An article by posted on July 10, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson Says Michael Cuddyer Was “Overused”

Despite only starting in just 70 of the team’s first 86 games (80%), Sandy Alderson surprisingly told Kristie Ackert of the Daily News that veteran left fielder Michael Cuddyer has been “overused.” Cuddyer, whom Alderson signed to a two-year, $21 million deal last winter, has been forced into a role that he was not expected to […]

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With A’s In Holding Pattern, Ben Zobrist Staying Put For Now

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
With A’s In Holding Pattern, Ben Zobrist Staying Put For Now

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the A’s are still in a holding pattern and unsure if they’ll be buyers or sellers before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. That means that at least for the time being, Ben Zobrist is most likely staying put. Last week we learned that the Mets and Oakland A’s were discussing a […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Stays Hot, Thompson With Four Hits

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Stays Hot, Thompson With Four Hits

Las Vegas (49-38) 10, Salt Lake 5 The Las Vegas offense was an extra base hit machine producing nine of them on the night incuding two doubles a piece by Dilson Herrera, Cory Vaughn, and Dan Rohlfing. Travis Taijeron had two extra base hits as well, his 11th double and 15th homerun of the season. […]

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Dominic Smith Named FSL Player Of Month For June

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Named FSL Player Of Month For June

  Dominic Smith had a dreadful start to his season hitting .220/.256/.244 with one extra base hit and nine strikeouts in the month of April while also missing time with a leg injury. Smith started to swing the bat much better in the month of May hitting .276/.321/.429 with 13 doubles, 23 RBI, and his […]

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Michael Cuddyer’s Knee is Still Ailing

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer’s Knee is Still Ailing

Left fielder Michael Cuddyer continues to deal with a sore left knee and has missed five of the last seven games, including Tuesday night’s loss to the Giants and perhaps this afternoon’s series finale as well. While Cuddyer has already received a cortisone shot to reduce the pain, manager Terry Collins backtracked on Tuesday night saying his knee […]

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Conforto and Nimmo Make Baseball America Top 50 Prospects

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto and Nimmo Make Baseball America Top 50 Prospects

Outfield prospects Michael Conforto and Brandon Nimmo have both made it onto Baseball America’s Midseason Top 50 Prospects rankings. Conforto, who checked in at No. 14, is up there with catching prospect Kyle Schwarber (No. 6) as the top college bats from the 2014 draft. Selected 10th overall out of Oregon State, Conforto is enjoying […]

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