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Wright Ranked #4 Among All MLB Third Basemen

An article by posted on February 9, 2012 0 Comments
Wright Ranked #4 Among All MLB Third Basemen

MLB.com released their 2012 Fantasy Baseball Preview and among their top 100 players, they ranked the Mets’ David Wright No. 19. overall. Wright also was ranked the 4th best third baseman behind Jose Bautista, Hanley Ramirez and Evan Longoria. If Wright can put up a season like they project, he’s going to command at least a […]

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Mets Release St. Patty’s Day Cap, Jersey

An article by posted on February 8, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Release St. Patty’s Day Cap, Jersey

Check out the new cap and jersey the Mets will be wearing on St. Patrick’s Day (March 17) when they play the Braves at Digital Domain Park: Simple, but kind of cool.  Poor Keith Hernandez has seen his uniform number handed out to a motley crew of players over the years, but I’m sure he’d have no problem […]

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Maybe It Isn’t All Bad…

An article by posted on February 8, 2012 0 Comments
Maybe It Isn’t All Bad…

Despite the Mets lack of big offseason signings, the departure of Jose Reyes and the news that the payroll is being regulated strongly for the first time in years brings most Mets fans into a dark, dreadful place. Talks about boycotting Citi Field, putting an inferior product on the field and expecting the fans to […]

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MLB GMs Tab Wheeler, Harvey Among Top 5 NL East Pitching Prospects

An article by posted on February 8, 2012 0 Comments
MLB GMs Tab Wheeler, Harvey Among Top 5 NL East Pitching Prospects

Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com spoke to general managers from outside each division to get their thoughts on who the top future stars are within that division. It starts today with the NL East. This is the rotation they came up with: Starting pitchers Julio Teheran (No. 4 on Top 100; Braves’ No. 1) Zack Wheeler (No. 28 on Top 100; Mets’ […]

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Grading the Omar Regime: The 2004-2005 Off-Season

An article by posted on February 7, 2012 0 Comments

The look back at the in depth career of general manager Omar Minaya continues with his first off-season in charge. To see the full effects of the changes made in the off-season by Omar we must first take a quick look at the 2004 New York Mets. In 2004 the Mets GM was Jim Duquette, […]

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MMO 2012 Top 50 Mets Prospects: Reference Links

An article by posted on February 7, 2012 0 Comments
MMO 2012 Top 50 Mets Prospects: Reference Links

Here is a complete listing of all our 2012 MMO Top 50 Mets Prospects. We will keep this list updated throughout the year. Click on each players link to view their complete MMO profile. 1.   Zack Wheeler        RHP 2.   Jeurys Familia     RHP 3.   Matt Harvey          RHP 4.   Jenrry Mejia   […]

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Mets No-Hitters That Got Away: Dwight Gooden

An article by posted on February 6, 2012 0 Comments
Mets No-Hitters That Got Away: Dwight Gooden

It’s now been 7,968 games for the Mets without a no-hitter. Fifty years of waiting for a Mets pitcher to toss that elusive no-no. We’ve had plenty of close calls in all those years, and some of them were pretty gut-wrenching (Damn you, Jimmy Qualls! ). Ironically, there has been no shortage of no-hitters tossed […]

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Mets Leadoff Hitter, Is It Really A Debate?

An article by posted on February 6, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Leadoff Hitter, Is It Really A Debate?

Over at Mets Today Joe Janish tries to answer the question of who should be the Mets leadoff hitter now that Jose Reyes and Angel Pagan are gone. He looks at the players ability to get on base and their ability to maneuver around the base paths, and comes to the conclusion that the Mets might be best to go ths unconventional route and use Jason […]

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Why Are Players Avoiding The Mets Like The Plague?

An article by posted on February 6, 2012 0 Comments

Congratulations to the Super Bowl XLVI Champion, New York Giants! What a spectacular performance by Eli Manning and the rest of Big Blue. I’m going to relish this one for a long time. :-) * * * * * * So I just read the news that Rick Ankiel signed with the Washington Nationals and I […]

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Mets Under The Radar Prospects: Robert Carson and Chase Huchingson

An article by posted on February 6, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Under The Radar Prospects: Robert Carson and Chase Huchingson

MLB.com’s John Star released the 2012 Mets Organizational Preview which includes the Top 20 prospects. He speculates that the future of the Mets’ rotation will knock on the door of Citi Field this season and lists Wheeler, Harvey and Familia as the Mets top three prospects with outfielders Brandon Nimmo and Cesar Puello rounding out the top five. Here […]

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