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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Welcome To New York F-Mart! (The First Of Many New Graphics!)

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

Well here he is and not a moment to soon! The Fernando Martinez era begun tonight when he trotted out to rightfield sporting his new number 26 and looking pretty cool out there. Too all of you said it was too early or that it will never happen, don’t worry I promise I won’t gloat… yeah […]

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Breaking News – Mets Callup Fernando Martinez

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

According to WFAN, Ryan Church and Jose Reyes have been put on the 15-day DL, Omar Minaua told reporters today. Fernando Martinez has been promoted, and is on his way to Citi Field. The Mets also traded cash to the Indians for minor-league SS Wilson Valdez, who will be promoted immediately to the 25-man roster. […]

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Metsmerized Today – Tuesday Trivia Question Edition

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

Today’s Links Citi Field is looking a lot like a MASH unit these days, as the nagging injuries and those requiring a stint on the DL keep mounting. To begin, Jose Reyes attempted to do some jogging before the game but announced he was not close to returning. The Mets now delay any decision for now, as […]

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Will Mets Go After Jake Peavy?

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

I just read an article by Dayn Perry of Fox Sports who lists a few baseball trades that he says need to happen right now. This one got my attention… Jake Peavy to the Mets The Padres, despite their ongoing hot steak, have precious little chance of making the postseason (CoolStandings.com gives them less than a […]

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Our Starters Have Been Pitching Well

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

As April came to a close, I was very alarmed at the state of our starting pitching. Aside from Johan Santana, everyone had an ERA over 5.00 and questions lingered about the makeup of the rotation. John Maine had an ERA of 5.40, Mike Pelfrey was at 6.32, Livan Hernandez was at risk of losing his job […]

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Mets Win 5-2 On Memorial Day

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

After the Mets won their last series and ended their road trip with a 5-5 record they return home to CitiField to start a series with the Nationals. The Mets look to get a win in front of the veterans on Memorial Day as John Maine who has a   3-3 record and a 4.53 ERA […]

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Breaking: Carlos Beltran To Have MRI On Right Knee

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

As reported by WFAN and the Daily News, Carlos Beltran will have an MRI later this morning on his sore right knee. It’s the same knee that forced Beltran to play DH during the Red Sox series. The Daily News writes, Beltran will go for an MRI on the right knee that has been ailing for […]

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Does Minaya Deserve Some Heat For The Delgado Situation?

An article by posted on May 25, 2009 0 Comments

Injuries, poor performance, Jerry’s invisible dog house, and expectations that were way off, have shaped the current Mets into something nobody could have imagined on April 1st. Omar’s master plan had too many holes and much like last season, it’s success was hinging on a huge contribution from a soon to be 37-year old slugger in […]

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F-Mart Watch: Martinez Hits 2-Run Homer In 8-7 Win

An article by posted on May 25, 2009 0 Comments

As reported in the Buffalo News, The Buffalo Bisons put up 15 hits Monday afternoon to put together their first three-game winning streak of the season with an 8-7 win over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs at Coca-Cola Field. The IronPigs built a 4-0 lead through the first three innings before the Herd broke through in […]

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Happy Memorial Day

An article by posted on May 25, 2009 0 Comments

Once again it falls upon all Americans to take a pause from the daily grind in remembrance of all the brave men and women that have made the ultimate sacrifice for their country and gave their lives. We at Mets Merized Online honor their memories on this Memorial Day. We also take great pride in all […]

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