August 2012

Reds 6, Mets 1: Leake Shuts Down Mets, Dickey Rocked

August 15, 2012 // 2 Comments

Final Score: Reds 6, Mets 1 Player of the Game: Mike Baxter 2-for-4, R Goat of the Game: The umpiring crew Tonight, the night belonged to Mike Leake. Leake shut down the Met offense the entire game, holding them to just one run on four hits. It was his second career complete game. Leake is a guy [...]

New Met: Kelly Shoppach

August 15, 2012 // 0 Comments

Kelly Shoppach Quick Info: Position: Catcher Bats: Right, Throws: Right Height: 6′ 0″, Weight: 220 Why he was brought here: Josh Thole has proven recently that he is not the long-term answer for the Mets at the catcher position. He has proven that he cannot hit lefties. Sandy Alderson [...]

Reds 3, Mets 0: The Worst Bullpen In Baseball

August 14, 2012 // 1 Comment

Final Score: Reds 3, Mets 0 Player of the Game: Chris Young- 5.2 IP, 8 H, 0 ER, 4 BB, 4 K, 105 pitches (65 strikes) Goat of the Game: Josh Edgin- 0.0 IP, 1 H, 1 ER, 1 HR/ Manny Acosta- 0.0 IP, 1 H, 2 ER, 1 BB  Notes: Chris Young wasn’t particularly great. Sure, he [...]

Mets Acquire Kelly Shoppach From Red Sox

August 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Mets have acquired catcher Kelly Shoppach from the Red Sox in exchange for a player to be named later, the Mets announced today. Shoppach, 32, has been on the Mets radar for a while and gives the Mets the backup catcher they so desperately needed. He will platoon with Josh Thole, who has shown [...]

Series Preview: Mets And Reds Battle In Cincy

August 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

Tonight at 7:10, the Mets begin a three-game series with the Cincinnati Reds. The Mets are set to play a Red team that is currently running away with the NL Central crown. Their .600 winning percentage is second in the majors, behind only Washington, and they’ve been playing so well recently [...]

Puma: Wright ‘Optimistic’ He Will Stay A Met

August 14, 2012 // 2 Comments

As the offseason gets closer and closer, speculation about which uniform David Wright will be wearing for the 2014 (or even 2013) season heat up. Wright won’t negotiate with the Mets in-season, and has made that very clear publicly. Despite this, however, David told Mike Puma of the New York [...]
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