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Reyes Goes Yard Twice, Parnell Blows Game In Mets 5-4 Loss

An article by posted on September 27, 2011 0 Comments
Reyes Goes Yard Twice, Parnell Blows Game In Mets 5-4 Loss

Jose Reyes hit two home runs in his chase for the batting title, and Chris Capuano pitched six strong innings in the Mets 4-3 win against the Reds Game Notes Chris Capuano went out today, and had his strikeout stuff today. Capuano went six innings, allowing three runs on five hits including two longballs, both […]

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MMO Take Five With Real Dirty Mets Blog’s Ed Marcus

An article by posted on September 27, 2011 0 Comments
MMO Take Five With Real Dirty Mets Blog’s Ed Marcus

The Real Dirty Mets Blog – Ed Marcus (Rusty Jr) For this weeks edition of MMO Take Five, I spoke with Real Dirty Mets Blog’s very own Ed Marcus (AKA Rusty Jr). Brandon Butler: What are your thoughts on the Mets potentially changing Citi Field’s dimensions? Ed Marcus: I am pretty ambivalent on the altering […]

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And The Days Dwindle Down — For The Mets

An article by posted on September 27, 2011 0 Comments
And The Days Dwindle Down — For The Mets

I’ve just re-read a column I wrote in the Spring when all was fresh and new and we were excited, but didn’t know what the season would bring. The column was titled “The Boys in the Booth” and I loved re-reading it. With talent like Gary, Keith and Ron – you’ve already hit an inside […]

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Prospect Pulse: Arizona Fall League

An article by posted on September 26, 2011 0 Comments
Prospect Pulse: Arizona Fall League

When the Mets announced their 2011 entries in the Arizona Fall League recently, people said, “Who are these guys?” and “Aren’t the Mets supposed to send their best prospects to the AFL?” Well frankly, they did. At least in nearly every case they sent the best prospects that they could. The Mets apparent strategy in […]

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Why Is Right Field A Black Hole For The Mets?

An article by posted on September 26, 2011 0 Comments

In recent Memory Right field has been a position that the Mets have been searching to solidify, but continue to come up empty. Guys towards the end of their careers such as Shawn Green, Derek Bell, Gary Sheffield and Jeromy Burnitz have manned the position over the last decade.  Also during that time the Mets have tried their hand at […]

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Mets Hand Phillies Eighth Straight Loss, How Sweep It Is!

An article by posted on September 24, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Hand Phillies Eighth Straight Loss, How Sweep It Is!

On Saturday, the New York Mets completed a doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies and handed the NL East champions their eighth straight loss. Game 1 – Mets 2, Phillies 1 R.A. Dickey got everyone’s attention when he took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning. Center fielder Shane Victorino broke it up with a hard […]

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Jose Reyes On Resigning: “I Don’t Know If I’ll Be Back”

An article by posted on September 23, 2011 0 Comments
Jose Reyes On Resigning: “I Don’t Know If I’ll Be Back”

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, caught up with Jose Reyes earlier today and asked him about his future with the Amazin’s.  Jose had some nice words to say about the Mets, and how he feels about resigning with the club. “I don’t know if I’m going to be back or not…This is the only […]

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Mets Should Consider This Season A Success

An article by posted on September 22, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Should Consider This Season A Success

According to David Lennon of Newsday, the Mets have to consider this season a success with regards to achieving the Moneyball approach which is what the goal has been since Alderson and Co. took over the reins of the organization last Fall. He writes: Is the ”Moneyball” approach paying off for the Mets? In some respects, […]

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Closing The Deal In 2012

An article by posted on September 20, 2011 0 Comments
Closing The Deal In 2012

Adam Rubin and Jayson Stark of ESPN both posted a great snapshot into what the landscape for potential closers looks like in free agency this offseason. Earlier today, HoJo reported that Sandy Alderson apparently hasn’t liked what he’s seen from Bobby Parnell, Manny Acosta and Pedro Beato who have all spent time closing out games […]

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Mike Piazza, Mets Royalty

An article by posted on September 20, 2011 0 Comments
Mike Piazza, Mets Royalty

I’d just like to say a few words about how gracious Mike Piazza was during the weekend of the 10th Anniversary of September 11th, and also at the game at CitiField. Never has a catcher been such a gentlemen, both at the plate and behind it, much like Johnny Bench. Mike was given a bit […]

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