Archive for July, 2011

Mets Still Want The Moon For Beltran

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com, says he has seen no sign the Mets are dropping their asking price for Carlos Beltran. [blackbirdpie url="https://twitter.com/#!/jcrasnick/status/95593813665517568"] I thought they would get real and try to get something done before more teams become disinterested. But, so much for that theory… Original Post 7/25 12:30 PM Last week in a post I wrote […]

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Mets @ Reds Game Preview, Line-up – Farewell CB15, You’re On DW5

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

New York Mets at Cincinnati Reds RHP Mike Pelfrey (5-9, 4.73) vs. RHP Bronson Arroyo (7-8, 5.56)   Welcome to a new era of Mets baseball where Lucas Duda replaces Carlos Beltran in RF, and David Wright attempts to replace Carlos Beltran in the #3 spot of the lineup. Starting Line-up Jose Reyes – SS […]

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Should Mets Attempt To Re-Sign Carlos Beltran During Offseason?

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

With all the hype this week surrounding Carlos Beltran and the trade deadline, I felt it necessary to throw in my two cents. Most likely, before the week is through, Beltran will be playing for another team. I’m normally optimistic about matters concerning the Mets, but I’m definitely realistic when it comes to this impending […]

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Reyes Talks About His New Video; Francesa Says He’d Stay For $120MM

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

In this video, Latino Sports.com interviews Terry Collins, Pedro Beato, Ruben Tejada, and Jose Reyes regarding Reyes and his new music video ‘No Hay Amigo’.  The clip also provides the actual music video in it as well.  It’s a great song. Meanwhile, Mike Francesa of WFAN, had this to say on Reyes and what it […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: Ralph Kiner, 50 Amazing Years Edition

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: Ralph Kiner, 50 Amazing Years Edition

Since our last edition after Thursday’s game against the Cardinals, the Mets lost two of three to the Flordia Marlins, and David Wright has returned to club in grand fashion. But, even more noteworthy, SNY has aired it’s very special tribute, Ralph Kiner: 50 Amazing Years. For long time Met fans, this is must see […]

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Rosenthal: Mets Could Include Other Players In Beltran Deal To Sweeten Pot

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, explains that the New York Mets are demanding such a high price for Carlos Beltran because A) he is the best hitter available and B) some suitors indicate a willingness to part with good prospects. He also suggests that a deal can be expanded, and the Mets can include additional players beyond […]

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MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 16)

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments
MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 16)

And so it begins, and so it begins… Everyone is already wishing Carlos Beltran goodbye and I must do the same in due time. Carlos Beltran has done a great job for the Mets in the past – but for now, I’ll just focus on last week. He put up some nice numbers over the […]

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Reflecting on Carlos Beltran’s Time with the Mets

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments
Reflecting on Carlos Beltran’s Time with the Mets

Sitting back and reflecting on Carlos Beltran’s time with the New York Mets, two moments immediately come to mind. One is of sheer excitement. The other, of sheer disappointment and disbelief. In 2000, the last time that the Mets had made the playoffs before they signed Carlos Beltran, I was just 9 years of age. […]

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Parnell Blows Save, Mets Fall To Marlins 5-4

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

Dillon Gee had a shaky start, and Bobby Parnell blew the game in the eighth inning as the Mets lost 5-4 to the Marlins. Game Notes Dillon Gee had a rough outing, giving up three runs on seven hits, walking three and striking out three. It took Gee 96 pitches to get through five innings, […]

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Supplemental First Rounder, Michael Fulmer Signs Over Slot

An article by posted on July 25, 2011 0 Comments

One month to the day after supplemental first-round pick Michael Fulmer announced via Twitter that he had reached an agreement with the Mets, he has officially signed with the team for $937,500. Baseball America reported the news this evening and added that Fulmer’s contract is more than any other deal outside of the first round so far, and […]

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