Found June 15, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
PLAYERS: Mike Francesa
TEAMS: New York Mets
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Montero Makes Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet

He very well could be in the air flying to Las Vegas right now, but in addition to getting promoted to Triple-A today, Baseball America tabbed Rafael Montero on their weekly Prospect Hot Sheet. The right-hander made the list because of his seven shutout innings in a win against Altoona on June 8th. The performance included only two hits and one walk allowed, while striking out...

Montero Pitches Well, But Betrayed By Poor Defense In Las Vegas 11-5 Loss

Las Vegas 11, Colorado Springs 5 How does one judge Rafael Montero‘s second start in AAA this season? Well, it was his first since his recent non-temporary call-up, and he was betrayed by his defense out there on Saturday night. He pitched into the sixth inning, allowing seven hits and no walks, while striking out seven. All five runs were charged to him — but only one of them...

Mets’ Collins, Marcum Not Believable In Rotation Issue

It is difficult to believe either Terry Collins or Shaun Marcum regarding the New York Mets’ upcoming rotation decision to accommodate Zack Wheeler. Whether he’s ready or not – and even he said he didn’t pitch his best at Triple-A Las Vegas – Wheeler is on his way to start the second game of Tuesday’s doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves. The Mets already bought the...

Last Night, Wheeler Thanked Fans For Support

Zack Wheeler is expected to remain with Triple-A Las Vegas and throw his between-starts bullpen session with the Pacific Coast League club before joining the Mets on Monday in Atlanta. He is expected to pitch the nightcap of Tuesday’s doubleheader against the Braves at Turner Field. Terry Collins said the nighttime assignment is designed to keep Wheeler in a routine. “We thought...

Frank Robinson Still Swears Miracle Mets Scuffed Ball In Game 5 Of 1969 World Series

“It’s always good planning to have a baseball in the dugout with shoe polish on it, just in case.” That is the expression coined following the infamous Shoe Polish incident, when in Game 5 of the 1969 World Series, Cleon Jones hit the deck to evade a Dave McNally pitch that skidded into the Mets dugout, only to be retrieved by Mets skipper Gil Hodges to reveal a smudge of shoe...

The Mets Continue To Do Mets Things

The Mets are an absolute mess. Last night, they lost to the Cubs 6-3 in an uninspired effort. One would figure today the Mets would come out with a little more gusto against the Cubs to save face. During the top half of the first inning it became evident this wasn’t going to be the case. With one out Cubs’ third baseman Cody Ransom hit a routine single to center field. Of course...

A Perfect Father’s Day At Shea

In celebration of Father’s Day, Metsmerized Online takes a look at the most memorable Mets-related Father’s Day games in team history. On June 20, 1964 Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jim Bunning threw a perfect game against the New York Mets in the second game of a doubleheader at Shea Stadium. With his wife and children in the stands, here’s what happened … By the...

Mets asked the MILFs of to help vote David Wright to the All Star Game

It's not enough that the MLB All Star game is a ballot stuffing bunch of ******** -- now we find out that the Mets have one employee with enough sense to stuff for David Wright and...higher ups... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Put It In The Book: A Half Century Of Mets Mania by Howie Rose

To try to quantify how important the New York Mets are to legendary broadcaster Howie Rose would be a difficult task to accomplish without a firsthand account. Put It In The Book: A Half Century of Mets Mania by Howie Rose with Phil Pepe serves as the platform in which Rose is finally able to address not only his experiences and rise as a broadcaster, but his fandom of the New York...

Davey McDonald Ripping Francesa is like the Unfunny Radio Version of Phil Mushnick

We've had the Davey Mac Sports Program XL on Sirius 206 ripping WFAN's Mike Francesa before. But this Just, long. **Follow us on Twitter, View Blitz Viral Videos, or Return to... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Wins Don’t Make the Harvey

Possibly a confusing title – allow me to elaborate.  Traditionalists would argue that wins are one of the most important stats around.  I would argue that that concept is pure folly (embracing my middle ages/old English vocabulary).  Going just off the Win stat, Harvey ranks at the same exact spot on a list across the MLB as Dillon Gee.  No knock against Gee, but there is no...
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