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Another Bad Omen For CitiField?

February 27, 2009 Joe D

This morning at CNNMoney.com, there was a featured story on CitiGroup and the bailout. Take note of the ads that were running on the webpage… I don’t think this […]

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The Untouchables

February 26, 2009 Joe D

A man becomes preeminent, he’s expected to have enthusiasms. Enthusiasms… What are mine? What draws my admiration? What is that which gives me joy? Baseball! A man stands […]

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Santana Out With Tender Elbow

February 26, 2009 Joe D

Several sources are now confirming that Johan Santana will be skipped from Friday’s scheduled start because of a tender elbow. Ben Shpigel writes: Johan Santana, scheduled to pitch […]

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Mets Position Battle Watch: Bullpen

February 26, 2009 Joe D

Unless the Mets plans go terribly awry this spring, two of the following will make the team between fifth starter candidates Freddy Garcia, Tim Redding, Jon Niese and even […]

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Why Is Oliver Perez Batting Second

February 26, 2009 Joe D

Jerry Manuel just revealed his lineup for todays game against the Marlins later this afternoon. Luis Castillo 2BOLIVER PEREZ PJose Reyes SSCarlos Delgado 1BDavid Wright 3BCarlos Beltran CFRyan […]

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All Hands On Deck

February 25, 2009 Former Writer

Coming into Spring Training, everybody has pointed out someone who has something to prove to the organization and to the fan base. Luis Castillo has been the number […]

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Mets Pound O’s 9-3 In Spring Opener

February 25, 2009 Joe D

The Mets wasted no time in putting away the Baltimore Orioles in impressive fashion to begin the Exhibition Season. Surprisingly, it was Luis Castillo who led the charge […]

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Appreciating Carlos Delgado

February 25, 2009 Joe D

Just read a fantastic article by Tom Verducci (yes, that Ton Verducci) on SI.com about Carlos Delgado. Verducci does a great job of pointing out Delgado’s accomplishments in […]