Former Writer

rss feed

Former Writer's Latest Posts

Beltran, Beltran, Beltran!!!

An article by posted on 13/05/2011 0 Comments
Beltran, Beltran, Beltran!!!

GOING… GOING… GONE! WELL DONE, BELTRAN! Beltran homered three times for the first time in his career on Thursday to beat the Colorado Rockies, 9-5, at Coors Field. “I always wondered how it would feel to get three homers in a game. It feels great! Being able to do something like this, I feel like a little kid, honestly. […]

Continue Reading »

Ricco Gives Updates on Parnell, Pagan; Talks Ike Davis

An article by posted on 12/05/2011 0 Comments

Before this afternoon’s make-up game against the Rockies, Mets assistant GM John Ricco gave reporters an update on Angel Pagan, Bobby Parnell, and also discussed Ike Davis’s injury. Angel Pagan: According to Ricco, Angel Pagan is still yet to return to baseball activities. Bobby Parnell: Parnell is scheduled to pitch today for Triple-A Buffalo.  As soon as the game […]

Continue Reading »

Belting Beltran, Mets Win 9-5

An article by posted on 12/05/2011 0 Comments

Carlos Beltran ERUPTED for three home runs, and that offense helped mask a subpar outing from Jonathon Niese and the Mets won the series by winning today, 9-5 versus the Rockies. Game Notes Jonathon Niese went six and one-third innings, giving up five runs on seven hits (two home runs) while walking two and striking […]

Continue Reading »

Draft Q & A with ESPN’s Jason Churchill

An article by posted on 12/05/2011 0 Comments

Recently, Joe DeMayo of StLucieToFlushing.com did an interview with one of ESPN’s Draft Guru’s Jason Churchill. He asked him tons of great questions regarding who the Mets may pick in the draft, draft sleepers, players with increasing/decreasing draft stock, etc.  This is a must read for any Mets fan interested in the upcoming MLB Draft. […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Sign Top Dominican Pitcher

An article by posted on 12/05/2011 0 Comments

According to Baseball America, the Mets have agreed to terms with Luis Mateo for $150,000, which should end a three-year process for the 21-year-old Dominican righthander with a mid-90s fastball to get signed. Mateo originally agreed to terms with the Giants on July 2, 2008, for $625,000. The Giants had that contract voided in August, […]

Continue Reading »

Steve Cohen OUT of Mets Bidding

An article by posted on 11/05/2011 0 Comments
Steve Cohen OUT of Mets Bidding

According to the NY Post, Hedge Fund billionaire Steve Cohen is out of the bidding for the minority stake of the Mets. In recent weeks the common report had Cohen as the front-runner for the minority stake of the team. However concerns over his trading activity have the Mets going in a different direction. Federal […]

Continue Reading »

The Cory Vaughn Story

An article by posted on 11/05/2011 0 Comments

Cory Vaughn is rated as the the Mets 7th overall prospect in the farm system. He is the son of former big league slugger Greg Vaughn, and has followed in his fathers footsteps on the fast track to the major leagues. The 22 year old outfielder was the Mets 4th round pick out of San […]

Continue Reading »

Empty Seats

An article by posted on 11/05/2011 0 Comments

I always look forward to Opening Day, the beginning of the baseball season and this year was no different. Usually there is a big crowd and it’s cooler than you thought it would be, but it’s baseball – exactly what you missed all winter. This year was different. I expected that the Mets would not […]

Continue Reading »

Things I Wish Would Go Away Already

An article by posted on 11/05/2011 0 Comments
Things I Wish Would Go Away Already

Willie Harris had an uncanny ability to make the spectacular play against the Mets, and now as a Met, he’s killing the team from the inside. Hey, lets not place all of the team’s woes on pitchers dropping like flies, the revolving door at second base, and a lack of clutch hitting by the usual […]

Continue Reading »

Could Milton Bradley Make Sense for the Mets Bench?

An article by posted on 11/05/2011 0 Comments

Earlier this week, the Mariners designated CF Milton Bradley for assignment, as reported by MLB Trade Rumors.  As we all know, the Mets bench has not been hitting the ball well offensively for most of the season.  Guys like Willie Harris, Chin-lung Hu and Scott Hairston have been struggling a lot at the plate. Jason Pridie seems […]

Continue Reading »