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Instead Of Rauch And Francisco, Some Players We Should Have Signed

An article by posted on October 30, 2012 0 Comments
Instead Of Rauch And Francisco, Some Players We Should Have Signed

Sandy Alderson signed Frank Francisco to a two year deal worth $12 million this past off-season. He then signed John Rauch to a 1-year deal worth $3.5 Million.  At the time I was happy because we needed a closer and Francisco had been a pretty decent reliever over his career. He was by no means […]

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Mets Minor League Positional Depth Chart: Catcher

An article by posted on October 26, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Positional Depth Chart: Catcher

Welcome back for part two in the MMO series where we bring you the depth charts for each position in the Mets minor league system. We started off last week with the First-basemen, and continue the series this week with the five best Catchers in the Mets organization. It has been well documented that the […]

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What Are The Ceilings On Fulmer and Tapia?

An article by posted on October 25, 2012 0 Comments
What Are The Ceilings On Fulmer and Tapia?

Mike Newman over at FanGraphs answered a couple of Mets questions during his live chat this afternoon. Does Darrell Ceciliani have any sleeper potential this year? Mike Newman: I didn’t think he was all that promising when I saw him in person. Maybe he’s a 4th OF if everything breaks right, but I don’t have […]

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ESPN: Worst Contracts In Baseball

An article by posted on October 25, 2012 0 Comments
ESPN: Worst Contracts In Baseball

David Schoenfield posted his ten worst contracts in baseball on ESPN.com. 1. Alex Rodriguez, 10 years, $275 million: Hey, it’s worth keeping in mind that the Yankees wouldn’t have won the 2009 World Series without A-Rod’s monster postseason — six homers, 18 RBIs in 15 games. Was that worth $275 million? Considering he still has […]

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If Wholesale Changes Are Coming, It Will Be Mostly Through Trades

An article by posted on October 25, 2012 0 Comments
If Wholesale Changes Are Coming, It Will Be Mostly Through Trades

The other day I was reading a post by Joe D. who made it crystal clear that the Mets will not be making any significant changes via free agency. The already limited flexibility will be furthered by raises to arbitration eligibles like Daniel Murphy, Bobby Parnell and Ike Davis. If Sandy Alderson meant it when […]

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MetsMerized Radio: Pagan & Torres Is On The Menu, We’ll Look In On The AFL Too

An article by posted on October 25, 2012 0 Comments
MetsMerized Radio: Pagan & Torres Is On The Menu, We’ll Look In On The AFL Too

So it is definitely that time again – when MetsMerized Radio rolls up into your lives on your Thursday evenings. The radio show has taken on a life of its own – although I can guarantee it will not be crawling into your windows or snatching your family up. Instead, the radio show is a […]

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Should The Mets Target Trevor Plouffe?

An article by posted on October 24, 2012 0 Comments
Should The Mets Target Trevor Plouffe?

Would you consider Trevor Plouffe as an option at second base or in the outfield? An article by Steve Adams on MLBTradeRumors discussed the Twins need for starting pitching, and mentioned that infielder Trevor Plouffe might be a possibility to be on the move. This article intrigued me because Plouffe can play all of the […]

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There’s Only One Way The Mets Lose With Dickey

An article by posted on October 24, 2012 0 Comments
There’s Only One Way The Mets Lose With Dickey

The Mets find themselves with two critical decisions to make this offseason.  The easier of the two appears to be resigning home grown altar boy, David Wright, to an expensive yet semi-reasonable contract which keeps him at the hot corner for the remainder of his career.  This negotiation, while complicated, is aided by the fact […]

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Shohei Otani And The Mets

An article by posted on October 23, 2012 0 Comments
Shohei Otani And The Mets

The young man pictured above is Shohei Otani – the flame-throwing high school phenom out of Japan. The story about this kid is that he can dial it up to about 99 MPH on occasion at just 18 years old, and because of this, he has drawn instant comparisons to Yu Darvish. Patrick Newman at […]

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Giants Stun the Cardinals 9-0 and Advance to the World Series

An article by posted on October 23, 2012 0 Comments
Giants Stun the Cardinals 9-0 and Advance to the World Series

The San Francisco Giants routed the St. Louis Cardinals 9-0 in Game Seven of the National League Championship Series on Monday to complete a stunning comeback and advance to the World Series against the Detroit Tigers. The Giants, the 2010 World Series winners, trailed last year’s champion Cardinals 3-1 in the best-of-seven series but ran […]

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