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Which Mets bench player is a Least Valuable Player nominee?

As we finish our look at the worst players of the 2014 New York Mets roster, we arrive at the bench. It’s an unsung hero type of position. Players that ride the pine have to share playing time and wait for their chance to make a big play in order to earn more playing time. The New York Mets have had about 15 players that have played in what could be considered bench roles. Among...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Young Activated From DL, Andrew Brown Optioned

The Mets announced that they have activated outfielder Eric Young, Jr. from the Disabled List and optioned Andrew Brown to Las Vegas (AAA). Young went 1-for-13 with a stolen base during four rehab games between St. Lucie and Binghamton. Meanwhile Brown batted .176 in nine games during his second stint with the Mets with one home run and two RBI in 17 at-bats. June 14 Terry Collins...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Andrew Brown Heading To Chicago To Join Team

The team has announced that outfielder Andrew Brown is heading to Chicago on Wednesday to join the Mets in anticipation of being officially activated on Thursday. Brown, 29, was hitting .350 with 13 home runs in 35 games for Triple-A Las Vegas since being demoted back on April 21. A righthanded bat, Brown initially made the big league team out of Spring Training, but was hitting...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: No home run, Mets' 'Home Run Apple' rises anyway

Your browser does not support iframes.The New York Mets "Home Run Apple" has some technical difficulties in the bottom of the seventh inning during Wednesday night's game at Citi Field against Washington when it activated at the wrong time. Mets left fielder Andrew Brown was in the middle of his at-bat with a 2-1 count when the apple began rising prematurely. The...
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Hey Sandy, What Could Brown Do For You?

Opening Day came and went and a new season is underway. We had some hits and we had some misses (18 strikeouts worth of them), but all in all I was happy to have the Mets back in Queens and a new season of Amazin baseball underway. Lost amisdt the aftermath of yesterday’s 9-7 loss to the Washington Nationals, was yet another big home run by utility outfielder Andrew Brown With...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Andrew Brown a viable right fielder?

The question above is pretty straight forward, but there are other factors which will either hinder or help Andrew Brown’s case to become a part of the Mets’ right field solution. For starters, the Mets signed Chris Young this off-season with the expressed commitment that he will have substantial playing time. What exactly that playing time means, and how long of a leash Young...
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Eric Young’s slump pave the way for more playing time for Andrew Brown?

What can Brown do you? Surely you have heard this redundant catchphrase, (in posts, blogs, twitter, Facebook, etc.) when basically, anyone with the surname Brown does something well in sports, right? Well, the superfluous motto used for UPS will be used once again, this time in this column in regards to what Andrew Brown can do for the Mets. And the answer is, well, to be determined...
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Mets sign OF-1B Brown to minor-league deal

Outfielder-first baseman Andrew Brown has signed a minor-league contract with that New York Mets that includes an invitation to spring training. Brown, 28, hit .232 with five home runs and 11 RBI in 46 games for the Colorado Rockies last season. In 11 games with St. Louis in 2011, Brown batted .182. The right-handed-hitting Brown's career numbers in triple-A include a .296...
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January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Mets Sign Outfielder Andrew Brown To Minors Deal

The Mets have signed righty-hitting corner outfielder Andrew Brown to a minor league deal with a spring-training invite. Brown, 28, has hit a combined .224 with five homers and 14 RBIs in 134 at-bats over two seasons in the majors, with the St. Louis Cardinals and Colorado Rockies. Twenty-four of his major league starts have come in right field, with the other nine in left field...
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January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Andrew Brown smashes first career home run in Colorado Rockies win

Andrew Brown won't get back his first HR ball.Someone forgot to tell these young Colorado Rockies players that they aren't a good team. They also forgot to tell them that they aren't supposed to win on the road. The Rockies walked away with a 4-3 victory on Saturday at Wrigley Field.Since the youth movement has begun in earnest, the Rockies have been playing inspired...
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August 26, 2012  |  Discuss
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