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Mets Fan Favorites: “Super” Joe McEwing

An article by posted on August 28, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Fan Favorites: “Super” Joe McEwing

Ever since the 2004 major league season ended, the Mets have been without one particular commodity, a “super-utility” player. On March 17th, 2005 the Mets released #11, Joe McEwing, and in so doing, ended an era, the “age of Super Joe”. McEwing only played five seasons with the Mets, but during that time, he quickly […]

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Time Is Wright To Trade David

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Time Is Wright To Trade David

I say this with the utmost understanding that this isn’t going to be a very popular piece of writing, but it’s something I really believe.  The time has come for the Mets to trade David Wright, and I have a couple of reasons why I feel this way. First, it’s my belief that based on […]

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Brandon Nimmo Has Best Game of Professional Career

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Has Best Game of Professional Career

Mets first round pick OF Brandon Nimmo had the best game of his professional career today.  Nimmo went 3 for 3, with a three-run homer and 2 walks with the GCL Mets. In his first 7 games as a pro, Nimmo is batting .241 with 2 HR’s and 4 RBI’s (according to MILB.com).

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Ticket Exchange Info For Cancelled Weekend Games

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Ticket Exchange Info For Cancelled Weekend Games

METS POSTPONE GAMES SATURDAY AND SUNDAY BOTH GAMES RESCHEDULED AS A SINGLE-ADMISSION DOUBLEHEADER THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 STARTING AT 4:10 P.M. Complete Ticketing Info at Mets.com or by Phone at (718) 507-TIXX FLUSHING, N.Y., August 26, 2011 – Following the emergency planning and early mass transit shutdown announced by Mayor Bloomberg in anticipation of Hurricane Irene, […]

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Not Even Irene Can Blow Away My Great Mets Memories

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments

With hurricane Irene bearing down on the New York area, the Mets have postponed the next two games of the Braves series, leaving us without baseball for a few days. It’s gotten me to thinking about the “old” days, and old times. Most of you will probably remember the things I’ll be mentioning below (and […]

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Capuano Pitches A Complete Game Shutout in 6-0 Win Against Braves

An article by posted on August 26, 2011 0 Comments
Capuano Pitches A Complete Game Shutout in 6-0 Win Against Braves

Chris Capuano had by far his best outing of the season, and possibly the best outing for a Mets starter in their 6-0 win against the Braves Game Notes Chris Capuano was lights out from the jump, and the Braves couldn’t put anything together against Cap. Capuano had a complete game shutout, giving up two […]

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Please Don’t Make Terry Collins A Lame Duck In 2012

An article by posted on August 25, 2011 0 Comments
Please Don’t Make Terry Collins A Lame Duck In 2012

According to Andy Martino of the Daily News, a team official told him that while there have been no internal discussions about picking up the 2013 option on Terry Collins’ contract, that discussion could happen in the next three to four weeks. A high-ranking Mets source said yesterday that there have been “no internal discussions” about […]

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Evans And Wright Snap Mets Losing Streak With 7-4 Win

An article by posted on August 24, 2011 0 Comments
Evans And Wright Snap Mets Losing Streak With 7-4 Win

Game Summary Mets avoid a sweep against the Phillies and end a five game losing streak as the Mets take a 7-4 win thanks to the man nobody remembers, Nick Evans. Game Notes Mike Pelfrey was laboring today, requiring a career-high 125 pitches to get through six innings, but notched his first win since July […]

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The Race Is On: Can Duda Surpass Bay’s Production In Half The AB’s?

An article by posted on August 24, 2011 0 Comments

Last night when I saw Lucas Duda’s numbers up on the board I began to think about what he could realistically finish with.  He has not been up here for that long, but is already closing in on double digit home runs and is nearing 40 RBI. As I was thinking about this I began to wonder where he […]

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Organizing My Desk

An article by posted on August 24, 2011 0 Comments

Lately I’ve been tied up with the Mets at the Court, not the Mets on the field. Neither stick to a timetable, but the on-the-field Mets certainly win their part – and of course there are all the updated readings to consider in the Court case. With the Mets team, all I need to make […]

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Niese Gets Hit Around, Phillies Beat Mets 9-4

An article by posted on August 23, 2011 0 Comments

Jonathon Niese had possibly his worst outing of the season, and the Mets offense could not figured out Phillies starter Vance Worley yet again in their 9-4 loss. Game Notes Jonathon Niese only made it into the fifth, but was completely ineffective today. Niese allowed eight runs on ten hits, walking one and striking out […]

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