Archive for September, 2011

Despicable MLB: Mets Should Wear The First Responder Hats Tonight

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Despicable MLB: Mets Should Wear The First Responder Hats Tonight

According to ESPN, Major League Baseball has issued an “edict” to the Mets and across baseball not to wear hats in-game honoring first responders, such as the FDNY and NYPD, Terry Collins said. The Mets issued the following statement: “MLB set a league-wide policy as it related to caps and uniforms for September 11 and […]

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Could We Be Seeing Mike Pelfrey’s Last Starts In A Mets Uniform?

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For the past few seasons it was believed that Mets starter Mike Pelfrey had the goods to be a top of the rotation type starter.  Last season he had his best season as a pro as he won 15 games against just 9 losses.  His career low 3.66 ERA and dominance for most of the season warranted […]

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Cyclones 2011 Season Ends In Crushing 1-0 Defeat

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Cyclones 2011 Season Ends In Crushing 1-0 Defeat

Congratulations to the Staten Island Yankees on winning the Semi-Final round of the NYPL play-offs. They defeated the Brooklyn Cyclones tonight in a heartbreaking 1-0 loss in the third and deciding game of the series. Three Yankees pitchers combined to hurl a 4 hit shutout, walking 3, and striking out 11. Staten Island moves on […]

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9-11-01: An Unfathomable Tragedy, A Changed Nation, A Changed World

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9-11-01: An Unfathomable Tragedy, A Changed Nation, A Changed World

Inspired by my colleague Annie Savoy, I thought I would share my experiences from 9/11 as well. As some of you may already know, I am 16 years old and a senior in high school; putting me in 2nd grade at merely the age of six on the morning of September 11th, 2001. Despite being so young, I remember that […]

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Game Preview: Cubs vs Mets

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Today is one of those days where the game doesn’t mean that much. Today is one of those days where we can take a step back from baseball and be thankful that we live in a world where we can have baseball, where can have the leisure time to enjoy a sport and the freedom […]

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Remembering 9/11: Has There Ever Been A More Heroic Home Run?

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Has there ever been a more heroic home run then Mike Piazza’s go-ahead shot on September 21, 2011? I’m not talking your standard baseball heroics, obviously there have been greater moments in bigger BASEBALL context throughout the history of the game. By baseball standards, Piazza’s home run was simply a go-ahead home run in an ordinary regular […]

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Mets Post Game: E6, E5, E6, E5, BS, L

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Mets Post Game: E6, E5, E6, E5, BS, L

Get your minds out of the gutter Metsmerizers, the BS is for “blown save”… I don’t usually get asked to do these game recaps so this will be anything but typical. Despite a somewhat solid effort from starting pitcher Chris Capuano, and an almost valiant comeback attempt led by the resurgent Jason Bay, the Mets still found a […]

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St. Lucie Falls To Daytona In Game One

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St. Lucie Falls To Daytona In Game One

With the Mets and Cubs locked in a tense 1-1 tie in the bottom of the 8th, in the opener of the FSL Championship Series, Daytona shortstop Elliot Soto singled to drive in the go-ahead run. Soto would score later in the inning to give the Cubs a 3-1 victory, in the best-of-five game series. […]

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Starting Line-up, Game Preview: Cubs vs Mets

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Here is today’s starting lineup for the Mets: 1. Jose Reyes SS 2. Ruben Tejada 2B 3. Lucas Duda RF 4. David Wright 3B 5. Angel Pagan CF 6. Jason Bay LF 7. Nick Evans 1B 8. Mike Nickeas C 9. Chris Capuano LHP The Mets and Cubs play game two this afternoon. Last night, […]

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Savannah Evens Series With Game Two Victory

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Savannah Evens Series With Game Two Victory

Savannah Sand Gnats pinch-hitter Blake Forsythe hit a run-scoring double in the bottom of the 8th inning, to break a 2-2 tie and bring home C Albert Cordero with the winning run. The 3-2 Sand Gnats’ victory over the Augusta Green Jackets evened the best-of-three series at one game apiece. The Sand Gnats were able to take […]

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