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Fernando Martinez Is Back

An article by posted on November 22, 2009 0 Comments

Mets top prospect, 21 year old Fernando Martinez, is back on the field playing for Leones del Escogido of the Dominican Winter League.  On Friday night he played the entire game in left field, going 0 for 4.  On Saturday, Fernando was the DH and went 1 for 4 with a single and RBI. Fernando […]

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Newsday’s Wallace Matthews Trashes The Mets

An article by posted on November 20, 2009 0 Comments

Newsday columnist Wallace Matthews often writes about the state and fate of the Mets.  And he is rarely ever complimentary.  Today is no different as he totally lashes into the Mets organization.  As a Mets fan, I find his article exaggerated and offensive. In summary, he says that the Mets are wasting their time trying […]

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Winter League Update – Havens, Pena, Tatis, Broadway

An article by posted on November 20, 2009 0 Comments

Reese Havens  SS/2B – Is playing in Arizona for the Surprise Rafters.  Reese is just a taxi squad player which means that he plays only twice a week.  He has gotten red hot.  In 38 at bats he is hitting .368 with an OBP of .478.  Havens has wreaked havoc during his last three games […]

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Driving in Runs Big Goal for 2010

An article by posted on November 18, 2009 0 Comments

It’s not always easy to find things to write about this time of year other than hot stove talk and trade/free agent rumors.  So I decided to look at some of the final stats from 2009.  You know, those dismal numbers that contributed to one of the worst seasons the Mets have had in years.  […]

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Where Should Fantasy Baseball Owners Draft Johan Santana in 2010?

An article by posted on November 18, 2009 0 Comments

Johan Santana had long been considered the best pitcher in baseball.  From 2004-2008 there wasn’t a pitcher who could touch him, posting some remarkable numbers, especially when you consider that he called the AL home up until 2008: Struck out 200 or more batters every season Had a sub-3.00 ERA in four out of five […]

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The Regression Of Omar Minaya

An article by posted on November 17, 2009 0 Comments

In all of sports, players regress and at least to me it seems that baseball players regress more than athletes of any other sport.  Baseball players regress for any number of reasons: age, injury, failure to adjust to change in the game, etc…  What you don’t normally see is regression of executives.  I feel that since […]

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Murphy’s (Daniel) Law

An article by posted on November 17, 2009 0 Comments

Oh god.  Not another article on Daniel Murphy.  Too bad.  It’s my turn. Mets fans are obsessed with Daniel Murphy. Every Mets fan has an opinion on Daniel Murphy.  In an ideal world, many fans would like to see Daniel complete his home grown development and become a star in New York.  Unfortunately, patience is […]

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Breaking Down The Mets Bullpen: Brian Stokes

An article by posted on November 15, 2009 0 Comments

While the 2009 season as a whole was a lost cause for the New York Mets. It did hold some significance for certain players on the team. One of those players was reliever, Brian Stokes. Last season, Stokes, 30, appeared in a career-high 69 games and pitched 70.1 innings, which were also the most in […]

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Mets Winter League Update – Stoner, Carter, Moviel

An article by posted on November 14, 2009 0 Comments

Tobi Stoner is playing in the Dominican Republic for Leonis Del Escogido.  He has started off strongly, going 3-1 with a 1.86 ERA and a .93 WHIP.  In 5 starts and 29 IP he has given up 20 hits, walked 7 and struck out 21.  It’s good to see Tobi doing so well. Tobi had […]

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Mets Winter League Prospect Watch – 11/13/09

An article by posted on November 12, 2009 0 Comments

The Winter Leagues are in full swing.  Mets major and minor leaguers are playing in the Arizona Fall League, Venezuelan League, Dominican League, Puerto Rican League and Mexican League. I will report every week or so on how our Mets prospects are doing down there. Winter League Baseball is a great link at which you can […]

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