Originally written May 08, 2012 on Mets Merized Online:
Ramblings from Henry and Fayette Streets The Week That Was: April 30th – May 7th The B-Mets went 2-5 over the past week, losing both their series in Akron against the Aeros and at home against the Harrisburg Senators.  Three of the five games they lost were only by one run.  The Mets fell below .500 and slid in the standings from third to fourth place.  The big news on the week was the loss of RHP Zack Wheeler, who was placed on the 7-day DL with a right middle fingernail avulsion.  In his place, RHP Gonzalez Germen was called up from St. Lucie and started for the B-Mets on Friday night.  In his AA debut, Germen went six innings, allowing five runs on eight hits while striking out nine Harrisburg Senators batters along the way.  In other personnel news, Brad Holt was sent back to Binghamton from the Buffalo Bisons on Monday the 7th.  At weeks end, Jefry Marte leads the team in batting average at .315, and despite his injury Zack Wheeler still has the top ERA amongst B-Mets starter...
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