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Archives: August 2013

Happy Final Day Of August

As summer gives way and we celebrate Labor Day, what things can happen in the next month to give you hope during the long cold offseason? Will it b...

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Last Night on the Farm - 8/30/13

Last night on the farm had plenty of wins, but no new playoff births. Let’s have a look:Tucson 3, Las Vegas 1Rafael Montero was real good, st...

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Last Night on the Farm - 8/29/13

Outside of Binghamton and St. Lucie getting blown out, it was a very fruitful night on the farm. Let’s check it out:Las Vegas 10, Colorado Sp...

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Tom Seaver: pitch counts and innings ...

In an article for NY Daily News, Bill Madden gave some insight to how old school pitchers like Tom Seaver feel about the current state of MLB pitch...

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Minor League Spotlight: Champ Stuart

Today we turn the minor league spotlight on outfielder Champ Stuart. The Mets drafted Stuart this year in the 6th round and paid him about $50,000 ...

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Last Night on the Farm - 8/28/13

Last night on the farm there was multiple walk-off games, a 1-hitter by a Mets pitcher, and a third Mets affiliate clinched a playoff birth. Exciti...

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Phillies @ Mets: Game 2 Preview Link

Phillies @ Mets Gameday PreviewThoughts:Tonight should be an interesting night for Dice K. When the Mets picked him up for depth purposes I am not ...

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Last Night on the Farm - 8/27/13

In the midst of trades and injuries, the Mets announced 5 participants for the Arizona Fall League yesterday. They will be Cory Vaughn, Cam Maron, ...

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Bye Bye Byrd(ie) and Buck!! The Pirat...

Source: John Buck and Marlon Byrd to #Pirates. #mets— Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) August 27, 2013According to Metsblog: "The Mets have sent c...

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Buster Olney Video: You Just Never Know

Buster's right, I know who would think I would ever say that? Teams invest so much time in these pitchers only to in many cases even miss their pri...

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Last Night on the Farm - 8/26/13

It was definitely opposite day on the farm last night, as Chris Schwinden and Domingo Tapia pitched well and Noah Syndergaard did not. Also, the B-...

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Reinforcements On The Way? Carson, Do...

Sources: Carson, den Dekker, Recker up http://t.co/V2yOrXWAIo #NYM #Mets— Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) August 27, 2013Well Carson I guess make...

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Oh Good God... Mets Fans, Turn Away

Guys find a Met fan close to you and either start drinking or hold on tight:As you heard Mike Francesa report, #Mets starter Matt Harvey will go on...

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Wheeler's Slider Development: Link

Longtime agitator... I mean commenterGatgemsent a link to a great article from Mark Simon regarding the development of Zach Wheeler's slider. Enjoy...

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Monday Morning Manager

What Stood Out:- A good old fashioned beat down. After going 9-7 over their last 16 games, the Mets ran into the buzz saw this weekend. The Detroit...

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Last Night on the Farm - 8/25/13

Last night on the farm, the Lucies got swept, the K-Mets got 1 hit, and the B-Mets also struggled offensively, all while Brooklyn did enough scorin...

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Can the 2014 Mets be Next Years Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates have slowly risen from the depths of the National League to sit atop Major League Baseball. They have done so on the backs o...

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Last Night on the Farm - 8/24/13

Last night on the farm, the Mets got a handful of great pitching performances. Let’s check ‘em out:Las Vegas 2, Fresno 1Matt Fox struck...

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The Sunday Question

The Tigers are a good team so if the Mets can salvage a win today I'll be pretty happy.I really like Terry Collins....I think he's done a great job...

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Much A Do About Duda

The Mets blogosphere is a flame this morning with Duda articles so why not one more? As you have most likely already read the Mets have recalled th...

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