Last Night’s Quick Scores
Las Vegas dropped Albuquerque, 4-3.
Binghamton split a double header with Harrisburg, 3-1 and 9-3.
St. Lucie had an off day.
Savannah lost to Rome, 4-1.
Wheeler Watch: Joe D. thinks the timing is right, everyone likes what they see (including Wally Backman — see below), and the Mets could us a jolt…one more solid start...
Binghamton 9, Harrisburg 3
An ominous gray sky and a persistent drizzle dampened my spirits as I started an excursion to Binghamton’s NYSEG Stadium for the second consecutive day. Saturday’s sojourn was for naught, nearly four hours driving in the car and no baseball. The prospects of a double washout loomed.
Halfway to Binghamton, the clouds almost evaporated in the sky...
Mets prospect Cory Mazzoni struggled in his return from the DL. (Mark LoMoglio/MiLB.com)
Mazzoni’s comeback after not pitching since April 5th was a struggle from the first pitch.
In a game against the Trenton Thunder (17-14) Monday night, the Binghamton Mets (16-15) RHP faced a lineup that took advantage of every mistake. And there were plenty.
Mazzoni lacked control, and was...
Trenton 5, Binghamton 0
The Binghamton Mets were held to two hits and Cory Mazzoni was tagged for five runs in a 5-0 loss to the Trenton Thunder Monday night at Arm & Hammer Park. The B-Mets suffered their third shutout loss of the year and matched a season-low in hits.
Mazzoni made his first start in more than a month after missing 24 games due to right elbow neuritis. Trenton...
BINGHAMTON, NY - 2012 was a solid year for Binghamton Mets pitcher Cory Mazzoni. It was his first full professional season, and while he pitched well, there is still a lot of work he must do to force his way into the big leagues. Mazzoni came into camp this spring ready and eager to put up a strong 2013 season and to continue to make progress as a prospect.
Cory Mazzoni: When I look at Mazzoni’s minor league stats… nothing jumps out to me. He has average stuff and gets average results. I watched him this Spring and was left with a different impression. In short, Mazzoni has made it to #12 on my rankings based largely on scouting potential and a few innings of spring training.
Scouting: At 6’1” 190 Lbs Mazzoni is SLIGHTLY...
The Binghamton Mets and Erie SeaWolves played into the bottom of the fourth inning before rain suspended play on Wednesday afternoon at Jerry Uht Park. The game, which was halted with Binghamton leading 1-0, will be completed on August 9th.
After rain and fog delayed the start of the game for 87 minutes, the B-Mets teed off on Erie starter Patrick Cooper, but had nothing to show...
Cory Mazzoni, the Mets' second round pick in 2011, had a great first full season last year that culminated in getting all the way to Double-A and even receiving an invitation to big league camp this upcoming Spring Training. As good as he was and even with all the progress he has shown, however, he says he can be so much better.