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Buffalo Bisons

The Buffalo Bisons are a minor league baseball team based in Buffalo, New York. They currently play in the International League and are the Triple-A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays since 2013.

They were the Triple-A team in the Mets Minor League System from 2009-2012. They replaced the New Orleans Zephyrs. They were replaced by the Las Vegas 51s who became the new Triple-A team for the New York Mets in 2013. The team played at Coca-Cola Field.



Sometimes Bisons games are broadcasted by SNY in Minor League Baseball by Ben Wagner and Duke McGuire from 2009 to 2012. It is also on Time Warner Cable SportsNet which is also hosted by Ben Wagner and Duke McGuire.


All Bisons games can be heard on WWKB-AM. Starting since 2009 Friday games aired as a Game of the Week package on WGR AM 550. These games are a simulcast of those airing on WWKB.

All-Time Managers (Mets Era)[]

All-Time Coaches (Mets Era)[]

Year-by-year records (Mets Era)[]


| 2009 || Mets || International League || North || 6th || 56 || 87 || .392 || Ken Oberkfell || Did Not Qualify

| 2010 || Mets || International League || North || 3rd || 76 || 68 || .528 || Ken Oberkfell || Did Not Qualify

| 2011 || Mets || International League || North || 5th || 61 || 82 || .427 || Tim Teufel || Did Not Qualify

| 2012 || Mets || International League || North || 6th || 67 || 76 || .469 || Wally Backman || Did Not Qualify

Uniforms (Mets Era)[]

Since 2009 the uniforms have remained the same since then. In 2010 a new cap was introduced which features blue on top, black on bottom and a bison logo. In 2011 a new alternate jersey was released to be worn only on Sunday's during the season. For 2012 the all-star game returned to Buffalo. In honor of that 2 caps were introduced with one having the all-star game logo on the front. Another one was the original 3 caps with the game logo on the right of the cap. '12 is also the 25th season of the team. In honor of that the right sleeve of the uniforms has the logo.




The official mascot for the Bisons is Buster T. Bison. His number is 83 since 2010. He has a cousin name Chip. Buster is married to Bella the Ballpark Diva. They both had a love interest and got married in August of 2007.


Chip Bison is the cousin of Buster. His number is 1/2.

Belle the Ballpark Diva[]

Belle the Ballpark Diva is one of the main mascots of the Bisons. She has been around since 2006. She is married to Buster. They both had a love interest and got married in August of 2007.

Unofficial Mascots[]



Conehead is one of unofficial mascots of the ballclub. He is a beer vendor who wears a rubber cone-head hat.

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Oberkfell * Teufel * Backman