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A Mets Penultimatum

An article by posted on 29/09/2013 0 Comments
A Mets Penultimatum

Phew, the protected pick is safe! That’s some great managing by Terry Collins – now the Mets won’t lose a draft choice when they make the big run on free agents and true major league talent that has always been promised for the historic winter of 2013-14. Scott Atchison, who I still maintain looks great […]

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This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: The “What If” Edition

An article by posted on 28/09/2013 0 Comments
This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: The “What If” Edition

Warning !!  What you are about to see is an exercise in futility. What if Johan Santana didn’t blow out his surgically repaired shoulder again during Spring Training ? What if Shaun Marcum pitched anywhere near the numbers on the back of his baseball card ? What if Matt Harvey didn’t injure his elbow – […]

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Torres Spins Quality Start, But Mets Offense Falters In 4-2 Loss To Milwaukee

An article by posted on 27/09/2013 0 Comments
Torres Spins Quality Start, But Mets Offense Falters In 4-2 Loss To Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Brewers (72-87) defeated the New York Mets (73-86) by the score of 4-2 tonight at Citi Field. For all the hell I gave you in the beginning of the year, Carlos Torres… I respect the work you’ve put in for this team in 2013. A depth signing turned into a guy who really […]

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Mike Piazza One Of Many All-Time Great Players Never To Win A World Series

An article by posted on 26/09/2013 0 Comments
Mike Piazza One Of Many All-Time Great Players Never To Win A World Series

Is it not really known why society loves to classify everything into black and white? Maybe it’s just easier to minimize everything down into it’s most simplistic form. When it comes down to it, the vast majority of major league baseball players have never played in a World Series, let alone win one. Some of […]

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This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: The “Get A Grip” Edition

An article by posted on 25/09/2013 0 Comments
This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: The “Get A Grip” Edition

Alright boys and girls, it’s time for us to do something that us Mets fans haven’t done in a while – PUT ON YOUR BIG BOY PANTS AND GROW UP !!!! I know what you are thinking – “is he off the Prozac?” or “Who gave him the double caramel macchiato shot from Starbucks again?” […]

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Lets Talk About The Mets’ Future

An article by posted on 25/09/2013 105 Comments
Lets Talk About The Mets’ Future

If there’s anything we’ve become good at these last four years it’s saying “just wait till 2014, 2015, etc.” More specifically, yet ironically lacking specifics, is that we generally say “We’re building for the future” and “Next year.” There’s always this concept of a Master Plan, or something resembling the religious concept of Intelligent Design–that […]

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Byron Buxton Headlines All-Prospect Team For 2013

An article by posted on 24/09/2013 0 Comments
Byron Buxton Headlines All-Prospect Team For 2013

BYRON BUXTON WOWED THEM ALL IN 2013 Who were the top performers in the prospect world in 2013? Jim Callis and Jonathan Mayo picked their “All-Prospect Teams” — one player for each position — as well as the top overall position player and pitcher. As an added bonus this year, they also chose prospects they […]

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Choo Gotta Be Kiddin’ Me… Mets Seeing Red After 3-2 Walkoff Loss

An article by posted on 23/09/2013 0 Comments
Choo Gotta Be Kiddin’ Me… Mets Seeing Red After 3-2 Walkoff Loss

DEEP ENOUGH… CHOO WINS IT FOR REDS… Aaron Harang went six strong and Duda had a day, but it was not enough as the Reds edged the Amazin’s 3-2. The Reds struck first when (future Met?????) Shin-Soo Choo hit a grounder right back up the middle to bring around Todd Frazier. Harang then issued consecutive […]

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Mets Minors Week in Review: Centeno and Tovar Both Make MLB Debuts

An article by posted on 23/09/2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors Week in Review: Centeno and Tovar Both Make MLB Debuts

There may not be much action happening on the field for the Mets minor league system at this point in the year, but there was plenty going on at MMN this past week. Mike Kerwick at Baseball America handed out organizational awards to Mets minor leaguers, crowning Rafael Montero and Wilmer Flores as the pitcher […]

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Hawkins Earns Career Save No. 100 In 4-3 Mets Win Over Philly

An article by posted on 22/09/2013 0 Comments
Hawkins Earns Career Save No. 100 In 4-3 Mets Win Over Philly

Carlos Torres turned in yet another strong start for the Mets today, going six innings and allowing just two runs, en route to a 4-3 victory over the Phillies. Hell, it’s always a good feeling when we sweep the Phillies. Dominic Brown had a hand in both Philadelphia runs off Torres, scoring the first one […]

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