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Mets Notes: A’s Claim Andrew Brown, Dice-K Headed To Japan

The Oakland Athletics announced that they have claimed outfielder Andrew Brown off waivers from the New York Mets. Brown appeared in 19 games for the Mets this season and batted just .182 with a .245 OBP and .546 OPS in 44 at-bats. Brown spent the majority of the year at Triple-A Las Vegas where he batted .283 with 21 home runs and 69 RBI in 103 games. He was not expected to be...
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October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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...
October 16, 2014  |  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

Mets Promote Andrew Brown Back From Vegas

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY reports that the Mets have summoned Andrew Brown from Vegas in order to restore the bench to its customary five players. Brown will travel to Chicago on Wednesday, but will not... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
June 04, 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

After Two Games, The Mets Are Already At A Crossroads

“Here’s the problem: the Mets aren’t just bad, they’re DULL and bad” Those were the words Tweeted by your intrepid columnist as Andrew Brown struck out against Craig Stammen to wrap up the Mets’ first 0-2 start in nine years. 2005, when the Mets got off 0-5 and were only rescued by a Pedro Martinez gem. The feeling around the team was better back then – Martinez...
April 03, 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 game was delayed...
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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

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