May 2012

It May be Time to Send Ike Davis to Triple-A

May 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

I’ve been wrestling with this idea in my head for a while now. The idea of sending Ike Davis down to Triple-A Buffalo to find his swing. I have been very hesitant to decide on anything up until this point, but now I think it’s tim the Mets made the move. Ike is struggling, and [...]

The Phillies Won’t Really Become Sellers, Right?

May 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

“My job is to keep all lines of communication open, for the good of the club today and tomorrow,” Amaro said. “I can’t shut any doors down. You try to be creative. And there are a lot of creative GMs out there who have different goals.” Amaro first mentioned the possibility of the [...]

Series Preview: Mets Make First Trip to Miami

May 11, 2012 // 0 Comments

Tonight, the Mets begin a three-game series with the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park. Tonight’s game will begin at 7:10. Here are your pitching matchups: Game 1: Tonight at 7:10 Johan Santana (31 innings, 2.61 ERA, 1.194 WHIP) vs. Mark Buehrle (41.1 innings, 2.83 ERA, 1.089 WHIP) Game 2: [...]

Notes: Tejada, Hamels, Werth

May 8, 2012 // 2 Comments

Here are a few notes… —– Ruben Tejada was placed on the Disabled list yesterday, and was replaced on the roster by Jordanny Valdespin. Tejada has a strained right quad muscle, which he hurt while falling into first base. He also apparently hurt his eye on the play. From [...]

Series Preview: Banged-Up Mets Head to Philly

May 7, 2012 // 0 Comments

Tonight, the Mets begin a three-game series with the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. The Mets play the Phillies, who, up until this point, have been unable to get on any kind of a roll. Many thought before the season that due to the injuries to Ryan Howard and Chase Utley, as well as [...]

An Idea With Upside

May 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

I came across an article today on CBS Sports (h/t Minor League Ball) in which Bryan Fischer talks about a possible between Major League Baseball, and the NCAA in which MLB would help fund some scholarships. Fischer said: The partnership is aimed at expanding the importance of college baseball and [...]

Batista In the Roatation Is the Wrong Move

May 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

Before last night’s 5-4 loss at Citi Field, Terry Collins announced that with Chris Schwinden  heading back to Buffalo, Miguel Batista will enter the rotation, making his first start on Tuesday against Philadelphia. “One of the things we brought Miguel Batista in for was not just to be [...]

Series Preview: Mets Battle D-Backs At Citi Field

May 4, 2012 // 0 Comments

Tonight, the Diamondbacks come to town to begin a three-game set with the Mets. The Mets come into this series not playing well at all. After their sweep courtesy of the Astros, the Mets don’t look great. The first game was a close one, with the Mets losing 4-3. R.A. Dickey allowed three runs [...]
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