Archive for April, 2014

Mets Aren’t Optimistic Of Flores’ Chances At SS

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Mets Aren’t Optimistic Of Flores’ Chances At SS

Mike Puma of the New York Post tweets that the Mets aren’t optimistic of Wilmer Flores’ chances of becoming an everyday shortstop, according to a source. Mets aren't optimistic about Wilmer Flores' chances of becoming an everyday SS, according to a source. And he's hitting .256 at Vegas. — Mike Puma (@NYPost_Mets) April 30, 2014 […]

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The Frustration of Loving the Mets

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The Frustration of Loving the Mets

Someone once joked “Marriage is about finding that one special person to annoy you the rest of your life.” The same could be said of Baseball fans. In our case, we’ve found the Mets. On Thursday, April 3rd, the Mets lost to Washington, 8-2 and dropped to 0-3. We’d given up 22 runs in 3 […]

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Featured Post: Is Alderson Gaming The System… Again?

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Featured Post: Is Alderson Gaming The System… Again?

Sandy Alderson was never a professional baseball player. He never donned a major league uniform, he never stood in a box facing major league pitching, he never even coached.  He ascended the ranks of Oakland’s front office through a business partnership with Roy Eisenhardt (whose father-in-law owned the team), though admittedly Alderson had shown a remarkable […]

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Beat Writer Apologizes For Mocking Bartolo Colon

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Beat Writer Apologizes For Mocking Bartolo Colon

April 29 New York Post beat writer Mike Puma, whose comments about Bartolo Colon caused Mets players to boycott his presence in the clubhouse, apologized today via Twitter. “No intent to offend with Colon comment last week, was meant to be a joke. For the record, I keep hot fudge on my neck for long […]

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Open Letter From Mets: No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

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Open Letter From Mets: No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

By now, most of you should have received the email from the Mets, encouraging you to prove that you are “real” fans and to sign a pledge of support. The letter, which was signed and sent by Keith Hernandez, Ron Darling, Cleon Jones, Ed Charles, Jerry Koosman, and Doc Gooden, read as follows: To True New […]

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A Free Agent After Next Season, Should Mets Offer Murphy An Extension?

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A Free Agent After Next Season, Should Mets Offer Murphy An Extension?

One of the unsung heroes of Tuesday night’s 6-1 victory over the Phillies was second baseman Daniel Murphy who went 3-for-5 with a run, RBI and his sixth stolen base of the season. “We’ve played well,” Murphy said. “This would be a good way to start the road trip.” With the win the Mets are now four […]

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Mets Turning Point: Tejada With Bases Loaded

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Mets Turning Point: Tejada With Bases Loaded

Okay, it’s hard to love Ruben Tejada right now. The shortstop, entering Tuesday’s rainy 6-1 victory over Philadelphia, was sporting an all too familiar sub-Mendoza Line Batting Average. The patience with Tejada, if not completely diminished was wearing dangerously thin with seemingly everybody other than Terry Collins. But Ruben was out there again, batting eight, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 1

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 1

Cole Hamels can’t beat the Mets. The left-hander, who liked to call the Mets chokers, fell to 7-14 against the Amazins, with another loss on Tuesday. On a rainy night, that suffered through an hour-and-a-half rain delay, the Mets added six more earned runs to Hamels’ ballooning 4.65 ERA against them. Meanwhile, Jon Niese was fantastic. […]

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MMO Fan Shot: I’ve Run Out Of Time, But It’s Been A Blast

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MMO Fan Shot: I’ve Run Out Of Time, But It’s Been A Blast

An MMO Fan Shot from Chago I have been an avid baseball fan since the mid 1940′s a New York (baseball) Giants fan until they moved to San Fransisco . Then spent a few years displaced until 1962 when the New York Mets started playing ball , been a lifer since that time . I’ve […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM (SNY)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM (SNY)

The Mets open a two-game series in Philadelphia on Tuesday night, part of a three-city, nine game road trip that includes stops in Denver and Miami.  Jon Niese (1-2, 2.45 ERA) starts for the Mets tonight and will oppose lefthander Cole Hamels (0-1, 3.00) in the 7:05 PM matchup. Over the last two years, is 3-2 with a […]

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