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Baseball Musings: Should I Stay Or Should I Go?

An article by posted on July 21, 2011 0 Comments
Baseball Musings: Should I Stay Or Should I Go?

I would hate to be in Carlos Beltran’s shoes, or better yet, cleats right now - or any other baseball player’s for that matter who are in the same situation as No. 15 is. It seems to me as though the player has very little to say about his career for the most part. For instance, does Beltran really want […]

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Interview with Former Met Frank Catalanotto

An article by posted on July 21, 2011 0 Comments
Interview with Former Met Frank Catalanotto

I had the pleasure of welcoming former New York Met and the recently retired Frank Catalanotto to my show Mets Talk Live! Wright or Wrong?!? yesterday. For those of you who do not know, Frank is a class act, and it was a real pleasure and a treat to converse with the Smithtown, NY native. Here are just […]

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Holy Thole, Beltran Bomb, And Pa-GONE In Mets 6-5 Walkoff Win

An article by posted on July 20, 2011 0 Comments

Game Summary With the return of Beltran and Reyes, the Mets continue undefeated. Dickey pitched through a rough three run inning, bullpen was great, and some select few offensive players led the team to victory with a walk-off homerun from Pagan in extras. Mets in 6-5 in 10 innings. Game Notes Dickey must be thanking […]

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Stop The Insanity! Domonic Brown For Beltran Is Pure Fantasy!

An article by posted on July 20, 2011 0 Comments
Stop The Insanity! Domonic Brown For Beltran Is Pure Fantasy!

Once upon a time, in a land where Oreo Cookies grow on trees, and it always rained Skittles upon the land, the Mets acquired uber-prospect Domonic Brown from the Phillies from whence the Hershey River flowed. In return for their wonderful haul, the Mets happily exchanged their 34-year old right fielder with two bad knees, who adoring fans lovingly […]

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Jose Reyes With The Halos?

An article by posted on July 20, 2011 0 Comments

I came across this quote via MetsBlog from Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports: “Mets shortstop Jose Reyes, whom the club would prefer to keep through the summer, has told friends he would love to sign with the Angels when he becomes a free agent after the season…While Reyes might look good in manager Mike Scioscia’s […]

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From Left Field: Justin Turner Engages Fans On Twitter

An article by posted on July 20, 2011 0 Comments
From Left Field: Justin Turner Engages Fans On Twitter

Recently, many professional athletes have made communicating via Facebook and Twitter part of their daily routines. While some of these athletes are known for being controversial, others, like Justin Turner of the Mets, do it for the fans. “I just enjoy doing it and getting the fans involved and trying to get them a little […]

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Braves In On Beltran, Is Julio Teheran A Possible Return?

An article by posted on July 20, 2011 0 Comments
Braves In On Beltran, Is Julio Teheran A Possible Return?

After reading the now daily updates on the trade market for free agent-to-be Carlos Beltran, I noticed that the Braves have been emerging as a very realistic suitor for the All-Star outfielder. With now 7-8 teams in the mix to acquire Beltran, this appears to be shaping up to become a deal similar to that of the Mariners/Rangers Cliff […]

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Carlos Beltran To Giants?

An article by posted on July 20, 2011 0 Comments
Carlos Beltran To Giants?

Over the last month or so, the Carlos Beltran rumors have heated up to the max. It has quickly became a “when” Mets deal Carlos Beltran instead of “if”. Ken Rosenthal reports the Red Sox and Phillies have been the most persistent thus far. That may be true and I’m not discounting that, however I […]

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Probability That These Mets Get Traded…

An article by posted on July 19, 2011 0 Comments

Jon Morosi of FOX Sports has the Reds interested in Mets reliever, Jason Isringhausen. Meanwhile, sources say the Reds have had internal discussions about a number of middle and setup relievers. The list includes Jim Johnson and Koji Uehara of the Orioles; Jason Isringhausen of the Mets; Jason Frasor of the Blue Jays; and Todd […]

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Scott Hairston Listed As Day-To-Day With Shin Injury

An article by posted on July 19, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets are saying that after examining Hairston’s shin injury, his status is day-to-day.  Original 9:15PM: Scott Hairston left the game after the 2nd inning of the make-up game against the Marlins due to a shin injury. Hairston hurt himself after hitting a foul ball off his shin in the first inning.  He returned for the […]

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