Joe D

I'm a lifelong Mets fan who loves writing and talking about the Amazins' 24/7. From the Miracle in 1969 to the magic of 1986, and even the near misses in '73 and '00, I've experienced it all - the highs and the lows. I started Mets Merized Online in 2005 to feed my addiction and interact with other passionate Met fans like you. Follow me on Twitter @metsmerized.

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Mets Cut 8 Players Including Dillon Gee and Boof Bonser

An article by posted on March 18, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets just announced that they optioned Dillon Gee to minor league camp. They also reassigned righties Boof Bonser and Ryota Igarashi, lefthanded pitcher Taylor Tankersley, catchers Dusty Ryan and Raul Chavez, infielder Russ Adams and outfielder Jason Pridie. I guessed them all except for Dusty Ryan. I guess they have no more split squad […]

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Alderson Says 8-9 Players Will Be Cut By Weekend

An article by posted on March 17, 2011 0 Comments
Alderson Says 8-9 Players Will Be Cut By Weekend

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson told the New York Post that the team would cut eight or nine players during these next two days. That’s a lot of warm bodies, so this next round will leave plenty for us to discuss. Lets do some math… Currently there are 45 players in major league camp, including 12 […]

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162-0 Imagine A Mets Perfect Season – We’re Giving Away Five FREE Copies!

An article by posted on March 17, 2011
162-0 Imagine A Mets Perfect Season – We’re Giving Away Five FREE Copies!

Update #2: So far we have 221 people who entered and 41 correct entries. The deadlin for entering is 11 PM tonight and we will choose five winners and announce them on Friday!  Thanks to Susan Rose for sending us a picture of the Billy Joel DVD she won from MMO last week! I love these pics […]

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Final Decision On 2B Will Be Made By Alderson Not Collins

An article by posted on March 17, 2011 0 Comments
Final Decision On 2B Will Be Made By Alderson Not Collins

After this afternoon’s loss to the Minnesota Twins, Mets GM Sandy Alderson talked to reporters about the state of the team and addressed some of the rumors that have been floating around the web in the last few days. I am going to briefly summarize his comments, but if you want all the detail I suggest […]

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Reality May Be Settling In On Beltran, Better Hang On To Duda

An article by posted on March 17, 2011 0 Comments

Yesterday morning I wrote this post entitled “For Whom The Beltran Tolls” in which I continued to repeat my skepticism that the Mets were not being very realistic about Beltran being ready to play by Opening Day doubted their claims that they were simply “being cautious”. Here is part of what I wrote, Are we still […]

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Charlie Sheen Loves His Mets Baseball Card

An article by posted on March 17, 2011 0 Comments

Sorry Mets, but I couldn’t resist having a little fin with your cool new promo video and Photoshop! Hey, at least I picked an Irish-American (on mother’s side) celebrity, gimme some credit for that! Did you check out the cool caps the Mets will be wearing today for St. Patrick’s Day?  And before anyone asks, no […]

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Speaking Of Tickets… Mets Want You To Be The Tenth Man!

An article by posted on March 16, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets want you to be their Tenth Man! Check out this brand new Mets Personalized Video where you become the star and the MVP! Come on – You know you want to! Original Post 6:00 AM This actually saddened me a little when I read it, but according to the Bergen Record, things weren’t […]

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For Whom The Beltran Tolls, There Is No Good Ollie, Good Luis/Bad Luis?

An article by posted on March 16, 2011 0 Comments

LAST NIGHT’S GAME: The Mets topped Washington, 5-2, in Port St. Lucie last night…Chris Young worked 5.1 innings, allowed four hits and one run…Ike Davis was 2-3 with three RBI while David Wright was 2-2 with two runs scored and a stolen base…Francisco Rodriguez closed out the game to earn the save with a scoreless […]

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Foley’s Announces 2011 Irish-American Hall Of Fame Ballot

An article by posted on March 15, 2011 0 Comments

Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame Announces Nominations for 2011 Induction Foley’s NY Pub & Restaurant Recognizes Players, Executives, Journalists and Entertainers of Irish Descent New York, NY (March 15, 2011) –  Foley’s NY Pub & Restaurant (18 W. 33rd St.) today announced the nominations for 2011 induction into the Irish American Baseball Hall of […]

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True or False – Are The Mets Still Indecisive?

An article by posted on March 15, 2011 0 Comments

David Lennon of Newsday believes that not much has changed with the way the Mets are doing things even with a front office overhaul and new manager at the reins. “Been away for a few days, but it could have been a few years because nothing changes with the Mets. Even with an overhaul of […]

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