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These Marlins Have Become Our Nemesis

An article by posted on June 30, 2010 0 Comments

Remember a few years back when the Braves were rolling to 14 straight division titles, and the Mets seemingly lost 80% of their games against Atlanta?  Thankfully time and Atlanta’s mediocrity for a few years has evened that back out, but now the Mets have a new regular nemesis–the Florida Marlins. The Mets, who lost […]

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What If Pagan Weren’t a Met?

An article by posted on June 30, 2010 14 Comments
What If Pagan Weren’t a Met?

With all the uproar associated with those who even DARE mention Angel Pagan‘s name in a potential Cliff Lee trade, I thought it would be appropriate to explore a certain scenario.  What if, just what if, Angel Pagan was putting up his 2010 numbers…… in another uniform.  In other words, what if Pagan were on the […]

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MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 12)

An article by posted on June 30, 2010 15 Comments

It’s so interesting to think about the idea that a Mets team who lost 90 games last year is now in contention for a playoff spot without their All-star caliber CF. Granted, Pagan has performed much better than anybody expected him to perform and the importance of his performance cannot be measured. Although, I wish […]

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Takahashi Torched, Mets Lose 7-6

An article by posted on June 30, 2010 4 Comments

Hisanori Takahashi was annihilated in the third inning and the Mets, despite a ninth inning comeback, fell to the Marlins 7-6. Game Notes Hisanori Takahashi was great…for every inning not referred to as the third. Hisanori Takahashi went five and two third innings, giving up six runs including a Hanley Ramirez grand slam on nine […]

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6/29 Minor League Report! WILMER, VALDESPIN, VAUGHN!

An article by posted on June 30, 2010 13 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 6/12/1, Syracuse 1/3/1 Dillon Gee continues his yoyo pattern lately with a very good outing tonight, giving up a run on 3 hits in 7 innings for his 7th win, and Fernando Martinez had a multi hit game for the Bisons. cf Jason Pridie 0 for 1, .280 >>lf Lucas Duda […]

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Cliff Lee vs. Yankees… If Lee Wins, Don’t Bother Getting On The Plane Back To Seattle.

An article by posted on June 29, 2010 0 Comments

Ok, tonight Cliff Lee will battle the New York Yankees, at Yankee Stadium in what the majority of Mets fans and the media can only see as the last audition Cliff Lee might need to make this year.  What I am saying here is basically… If Cliff Lee dominates the Yankees tonight, then my message […]

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Is Lee On The Move Soon?

An article by posted on June 29, 2010 0 Comments

So the continuing saga…continues… Geoff Baker has struck again on his Marinerblog for the Seattle Times. Baker, a great baseball writer for the Seattle Times, believes Cliff Lee will be on the move, maybe even after tonights game vs. the Yankees in the Bronx. He concludes that the Met package would be enough to trump the Twins […]

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Where Are They Now? The Johan Santana Trade Edition

An article by posted on June 29, 2010 0 Comments

On January 29, 2008, Mets fans everywhere rejoiced over the formerly-rumored-now-true stories about Johan Santana, a pitching force that many teams coveted from the Minnesota Twins, was coming to our team in a blockbuster trade.  We were not only parting with prospects that we could handle losing (especially in a trade like this one), the […]

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Why Is Johan Exempt From Criticism?

An article by posted on June 29, 2010 0 Comments

Johan Santana is not having a great year so far.  Santana is 5-5 with an ERA of 3.55.  It’s obvious that the great Santana is on a decline.  Santana’s K/9 ratio is at a career low.  Even more alarming Santana’s contact ratio is at a career high!  His average velocity is also at a career […]

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6/28 Minor League Report! WILMER, Tovar, CECILIANI, Urbina!

An article by posted on June 29, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 12/15/1, Charlotte 13/21/2 2b Russ Adams 3 for 5, 2 runs, 2 HR, 3 RBI, K, .242 ss Andy Green 2 for 5, run, HR, RBI, .259 cf Jorge Padilla 1 for 5, run, RBI, .275 1b Mike Jacobs 1 for 5, run, 2 Ks, .252 rf Val Pascucci 3 for […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on June 28, 2010 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves: (44-32; Leader) The Braves took two of three from the Detroit Tigers, and will play the Nationals this week. The first game of that series will be carried on ESPN2, and will feature Tim Hudson vs. Stephen Strasburg. J-Hey will not be in the starting lineup due to a thumb injury, so we’ll […]

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