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Mets Sweep Braves Behind Niese, Offense

April 8, 2012 // 0 Comments

Although the Met offense looked great today, pounding the Braves’ pitching staff for seven runs on eleven hits, the real story of the day may have been what Niese did- or almost did. Recently-extended Jonathon Niese was stellar through six, holding the Braves hitless until Freddie Freeman [...]

Post-Game: Cardinals 6 Mets 6

March 24, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Mets and Cardinals tied today in ten innings down in Florida. THE GOOD: Lucas Duda hit an absolute bomb in the bottom of the fourth inning to dead center field, over the 408 feet sign. If a barrier hadn’t been there to block the shot, it would’ve gone another 20 feet. It was a [...]

Reaction: Mets’ flurry of moves

December 6, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Mets made a flurry of moves tonight, including trading Angel Pagan to the Giants for Andres Torres and Ramon Martinez, signing Jon Rauch to be the setup man, and Frank Francisco to close. Let’s knock down my reactions one deal at a time. JON RAUCH SIGNING: The Mets signed Rauch with a [...]
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