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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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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Luis Hernandez To Be Named Starter At Second Base? Is Desperation Setting In?

An article by posted on March 15, 2011 0 Comments

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, a source has told him that manager Terry Collins is getting set to name Luis Hernandez the starting second baseman. Disenchanted with what he has seen from Luis Castillo, Daniel Murphy, Brad Emaus and Justin Turner this spring, manager Terry Collins is preparing to name Luis Hernandez the […]

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250 Show Up For Mets Anthem Audition

An article by posted on March 14, 2011 0 Comments

About 250 people showed up to audition for the Mets Anthem Search yesterday at Citi Field as the Mets have a little fun with the fans who hope to sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” during a game this season. Of all the singers who auditioned, five will be chosen for the final round and return for […]

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Matt Harvey Throwing Heat, Steven Matz Has A Couple Of Setbacks

An article by posted on March 14, 2011 0 Comments

Mike Diaz who contributes to Mets Minor League Blog is at Port St. Lucie and is providing some great feedback from Mets camp. Regarding Mets 2011 Top Draft Pick Matt Harvey, Mike writes: Matt Harvey showed why the Mets selected him in the first round. His fastball sat comfortably at 93-95mph with life in the zone. […]

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