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Jose Reyes On Switching To Boras: “No Chance”

An article by posted on June 18, 2011 0 Comments
Jose Reyes On Switching To Boras: “No Chance”

Speaking with reporters at Cii Field before today’s game, Jose Reyes addressed the report by FOX Sports Ken Rosenthal that he may be considering changing agents to Scott Boras. “No chance,” Reyes said, about the possibility of switching agents. “We talked a couple of times on the phone. He’s always tried to get me since […]

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Don’t Underestimate Reyes’ Bond With Teammates, Manager, And His Loyal Fans

An article by posted on June 18, 2011 0 Comments
Don’t Underestimate Reyes’ Bond With Teammates, Manager, And His Loyal Fans

It looks like Mets fans are already beginning to emotionally disconnect themselves from Mets shortstop Jose Reyes. Those fans who were still holding out hope that the Mets could retain Reyes, are sure to re-think their position after the sobering news that Scott Boras may be setting up camp outside Citi Field to be closer to his newest […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 17th, 2011

An article by posted on June 18, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 0 Norfolk Tide 9 This was very close to being a great start for Mark Cohoon, and considering the results of his last few starts, this game has to be considered a success. The only real trouble that Cohoon faced the whole game was in the 4th inning. His command fell apart in […]

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Key Homestand And 6-Game Stretch Starting Tonight

An article by posted on June 17, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets open up a 6-game inter-league homestand against AL West foes the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, followed by the Oakland A’s, who are both making their inaugural trips to CITI Field. The Mets come into tonight’s play at a mediocre 34-35, coming off a heartbreaking loss in Atlanta, which saw the Mets fight […]

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Two Years Later the Mets are Decisive Losers in Wagner Trade

An article by posted on June 17, 2011 0 Comments
Two Years Later the Mets are Decisive Losers in Wagner Trade

On October 7th, 2009 the New York Mets traded Billy Wagner to the Boston Red Sox in exchange for outfielder Chris Carter and first baseman Eddie Lora. At the time of the trade it was clear the Mets were mostly making a salary dump for Wagner, but things turned out even worse than expected for […]

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Jose Reyes Has As Many Triples As Jason Bay Has RBI

An article by posted on June 17, 2011 0 Comments

I really wanted to get this post up a few days ago, because my original post was going to be titled “Jose Reyes has more triples that Jason Bay has RBI”.  A few days ago that was the case, as Reyes had 11 triples to Jason’s 10 RBI.  It came up in a conversation with […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 16th, 2011

An article by posted on June 17, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 7 – Norfolk Tides 4 A mixed bag tonight for Chris Schwinden. In a common theme to his starts lately, he began the game off pitching very poorly. He gave up a run on four hits and two walks over the first two innings and threw a lot of pitches. A Michael Fisher […]

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Oh, The Pain…

An article by posted on June 16, 2011 0 Comments

Ugh, a walk-off balk and the Mets fall back under .500 after one game. What a punch in the gut. Another one of those days where the Mets snatched defeat from the jaws of victory, but hey you can’t say it wasn’t a hard fought game on both sides. It was actually an exciting contest from […]

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Scott Kazmir: No Thanks

An article by posted on June 16, 2011 0 Comments

It has been suggested that the New York Mets go after Scott Kazmir now that he has been released by the Los Angeles Angels. But why? So the Mets can correct one of the worst deals they have made in recent history? Because he is now available for cheap? Neither of these reasons makes sense. […]

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Moving On Up

An article by posted on June 16, 2011 0 Comments
Moving On Up

Mets are at .500, and just 3½ out of Wild Card Despite, or perhaps because of the inclement weather causing two rain delays, the New York Mets have crossed the barrier and are now at 500. “Well, we’re here, but you’ve got to stay here now,” Terry Collins said. “The accomplishment is now continuing to push […]

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