Former Writer

rss feed

Former Writer's Latest Posts

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

2012 Buffalo Bisons: A Look Back

An article by posted on October 21, 2012 0 Comments
2012 Buffalo Bisons: A Look Back

As you probably already know, the Mets affiliation with the AAA International League franchise in Buffalo came to a screeching halt at the conclusion of the 2012 season, and the Mets will be forced to play their AAA games in the Pacific Coast League for the Las Vegas 51′s beginning in 2013. The Mets were only […]

Continue Reading »

Will The Mets Ever Have An Extended Run Of Winning Baseball?

An article by posted on October 20, 2012 0 Comments
Will The Mets Ever Have An Extended Run Of Winning Baseball?

I was driving into work this morning and was listening to Richard Neer on WFAN. He was talking about the Yankees and Braves success over the past 20 years. He was saying how the Braves and Yankees have made the playoffs virtually every year, and it’s not really about getting to the post season, it’s […]

Continue Reading »

Let’s Trim The Fat Off The Mets 40-Man Roster

An article by posted on October 18, 2012 0 Comments
Let’s Trim The Fat Off The Mets 40-Man Roster

What is taking Sandy Alderson so long to make roster cuts? The Mets have been making moves over the last few days as they begin to trim the fat off of the 40-man roster. The one problem I have is, why is it taking so long to make the cuts? According to Alderson he already […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Minor League Positional Depth Chart: First Base

An article by posted on October 18, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Positional Depth Chart: First Base

In following MMO’s steadfast desire to provide you with the best in-depth analysis of the Mets Minor League farm system, we would like to introduce you to a brand new weekly feature that will appear throughout the off-season. As you can see it’s called: Mets Minor League Positional Depth Chart, and when all is said-and-done […]

Continue Reading »

5 Bold Predictions For The 2013 Mets

An article by posted on October 16, 2012 0 Comments
5 Bold Predictions For The 2013 Mets

This might be the third or fourth time that I take issue with something I read on Bleacher Report and replied with a counter-post or a reaction post. I’m sorry, but they make it way too easy. My latest quibble was with today’s post entitled: 5 Bold Predictions for the New York Mets’ Offseason With […]

Continue Reading »