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  1. Minors 8.21.13: Binghamton wins division

    Matt Ehalt

    LAS VEGAS 8, FRESNO 7 (11 innings): Eric Campbell's walk-off single in the 11th plated Lucas Duda as the 51s overcame a seven-run deficit. Daryl Thompson, signed out of the independent Atlantic League, loaded the bases in the top half in his organiza...

    Blog | August 21, 2013
  2. Mets designate Batista for assignment

    Matt Ehalt

    The Mets have designated right-handed starter Miguel Batista for assignment, and called up righty reliever Elvin Ramirez from Triple-A Buffalo. "Hopefully he clears [waivers] and decides to stay and goes down and pitches a little bit more," manage...

    Blog | July 22, 2012
  3. Mets morning briefing 6.1.12

    Matt Ehalt

    The Mets welcome the Cardinals to Citi Field for the first game of a four-game set Friday night. Friday's news reports: * Former Met Carlos Beltran will make his first trip to Citi Field since being traded to the Giants last season. Beltra...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  4. Around the minors 5.28.12

    Matt Ehalt

    SCRANTON WILKES-BARRE 1, BUFFALO 0: Steve Pearce's 6th-inning solo homer provided the only scoring, and Scranton left Buffalo with a 1-0 victory. The clubs split the 4-game set at two games apiece in a unique series where the Yankees batted last as t...

    Blog | May 27, 2012
  5. Around the minors 5.25.12

    Matt Ehalt

    SCRANTON 8, BUFFALO 7: Jack Cust cranked a solo homer off Bisons reliever Edgar Ramirez to give Scranton the 8-7 victory. Cust has had some major-league success in the past, and his game-winning effort came as no surprise to the Herd. Facing a 3-0 co...

    Blog | May 26, 2012
  6. Egbert amped after being called up

    Matt Ehalt

    After the conclusion of Thursday night's Triple-A Buffalo game, pitcher Jack Egbert was told to make sure he had his phone nearby, as he could be line for a promotion. About an hour later, Bisons manager Wally Backman was on the line, telling Egbert ...

    Blog | May 25, 2012
  7. Around the minors 5.4.12

    Matt Ehalt

    BUFFALO 9, SYRACUSE 0: Starter Jeremy Hefner pitched a great game as he led Buffalo to the shutout win. He gave up a leadoff single but did not allow another hit until the seventh, striking out three. Hefner said he avoids trying to pitch to the corn...

    Blog | May 05, 2012
  8. Mookie to miss rest of season, Wally at first

    Matt Ehalt

    Mets first base coach Mookie Wilson is going to miss the rest of the season as he attends to a death in his family, manager Terry Collins said Saturday. He is leaving for a funeral Sunday. Collins said Wally Backman will be the team's first base coac...

    Blog | September 24, 2011