Mets Thoughts

3 Up and 3 Down: The Happy Recap Edition

An article by posted on April 4, 2011 0 Comments

It a Happy Recap edition of “3 Up and 3 Down” as the Mets win their opening series against the Marlins, two games to one. There are many “Ups”, but I’ll give you my three in no particular order, and I’m sure you’ll have three totally different ones: Three Up 1. Terry Collins – We knew Terry […]

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How Good Was Jon Niese?

An article by posted on April 4, 2011 0 Comments

Things looked like they were about to get out of hand for young Jon Niese in the first inning of Saturday’s game against Marlins. He was quickly greeted with a leadoff single by Chris Coghlan and after a double by the always dangerous Hanley Ramirez, it was quickly runners on second and third with one […]

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The Non-Playing Mets Team And A Calhoun Mention

An article by posted on April 3, 2011 0 Comments

Well it’s been a great weekend for the Non Playing Mets Team – you know them — led by Terry Collins, and Kevin Burkhardt – this group includes the radio/tv teams – Gary, Keith and Ronnie,and Howie, Wayne and Eddie and anyone else who is not wearing a glove but who understands how to talk […]

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The Future Of Michael Alan Pelfrey

An article by posted on April 3, 2011 0 Comments
The Future Of Michael Alan Pelfrey

What are the odds that 2011 is the last season Mike Pelfrey plays for the New York Mets? What are the odds that Pelfrey is an ex-Met by August 1st? Maybe a lot higher than you think. It might be time to seriously consider trading Mike Pelfrey. Pelfrey is under team control for two more […]

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Baseball Like It Oughta Be

An article by posted on April 3, 2011 0 Comments
Baseball Like It Oughta Be

Only two games into the season, and I gotta tell you, I’m already liking what we’re seeing from Terry Collins a lot. After years of being besieged by watching badly managed games by the likes of Jerry Manuel, Willie Randolph and beyond, I suddenly find myself sitting back and enjoying a ballgame without yelling and shouting profanities […]

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MMO Live Game Chat: Mets @ Marlins – Join Us Now!

An article by posted on April 3, 2011 0 Comments

JOIN OUR LIVE GAME CHAT! Click The Banner To Enter! * * * * * * * * * * The Mets and Marlins finish off their opening series with a rubber game today in beautiful Florida (before traveling North to dreary Philly). For the Amazin’s, one of last year’s heroes will get the start […]

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SNY Employee In Trouble For Opening Night Prank

An article by posted on April 3, 2011 0 Comments

If you were watching the Opening Night loss to the Marlins on SNY Friday night, you may remember seeing a quick clip of a “Family Guy” video that poked fun at the Mets after the game. According to the New York Times, it was not planned and was simply a prank by an employee of SNY. […]

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2011 Mets Over/Under, Predictions

An article by posted on April 2, 2011 0 Comments

In most circles, the Mets are pegged for fourth place in the NL East with roughly 77 victories. Considering their offseason and the issues around the team that seems about right. I’ll throw out a number and you tell me if you’ll take the over/under. Mets victories: 78 Phillies victories: 98 Mike Pelfrey wins: 16 […]

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Last Time It Happened – Home Runs

An article by posted on April 2, 2011 0 Comments

Some cool info from the Mets Notes they sent this morning. Multi-Home Runs, Game – Carlos Beltran, September 26, 2010 at Philadelphia Hit for the Cycle – Jose Reyes, June 21, 2006 vs. Cincinnati Inside-the-Park Home Run – Angel Pagan, May 19, 2010 at Washington (off Livan Hernandez) Leadoff Home Run – Jose Reyes, June […]

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Opening Night Booms and Busts

An article by posted on April 2, 2011 0 Comments

One down, 161 to go, and while most of us know better than to let panic set in as John Buck’s grand slam sailed out of the ballpark, we couldn’t help fight the feeling that it was all so familiar. Sigh. Every game has positives you can take from it, yes even losses. Here are […]

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