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Now Battting, Number 15, Right Fielder… Carlos Beltran

An article by posted on March 28, 2011 0 Comments
Now Battting, Number 15, Right Fielder… Carlos Beltran

The weather may have dampened plans to get a game in today for the Mets, but it certainly didn’t rain on Beltran’s parade as both Terry Collins and Sandy Alderson confirmed that he will indeed play in the final two grapefruit league games and be in the lineup on Opening Day for the Mets. “Carlos […]

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3 Up And 3 Down: Time For More Mets Baseball Edition!

An article by posted on March 28, 2011 0 Comments

Today’s 3 Up, 3 Down is a dedication to the Joys and Aggravations of being a fan of the New York Mets. They are in no particular order. Three Up 1. Things Uniquely New York Mets, or what I call Metcentricities: The best team song ever, I get goosebumps whenever I hear “Meet the Mets”. The […]

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Mets 2011 Opening Day GFX: Dueling Aces!

An article by posted on March 28, 2011 0 Comments
Mets 2011 Opening Day GFX: Dueling Aces!

Yes, yes, yes, I know, I know, our true ace, Johan Santana is on the mend. But in his place we have two pitchers who will fill in admirably while he’s gone. For now, they are our co-aces and both of them know they have a lot riding on them this season. BIG PELF! Mike […]

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Notorious Met Killers: The D-Train

An article by posted on March 28, 2011 0 Comments

DONTRELLE WILLIS Remember this guy? Facing the the D-Train in a three-game series against the Florida Marlins was always one of the least favorite things to do for the Mets back during the 2003 – 2006 seasons. Dontrelle Willis went 11-3 against the Mets with a 2.51 ERA in 19 starts. Willis won the Rookie of […]

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Beato Clinches Spot in Bullpen, Are Evans And Izzy Out?

An article by posted on March 27, 2011 0 Comments

Pedro Beato has been one heck of a player in the spring, and it looks like all his hard work just payed off for him. According to Sports Illustrated’s Jon Heyman, Pedro Beato is going to be on the Mets opening day roster in the bullpen.  This was what Jon Heyman said via Twitter: Beato to […]

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2011 NL East Predictions

An article by posted on March 26, 2011 0 Comments

As some of the predictions start rolling in from some of the major media sites, we will pass them along. This is the NL East as projected by the Star-Telegram. 1 Philadelphia Phillies: The pitching staff is MLB’s version of the Miami Heat, but with four of the game’s biggest stars. Even if the offense […]

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Pedro Feliciano Could Start Season On DL

An article by posted on March 26, 2011 0 Comments
Pedro Feliciano Could Start Season On DL

According to Bryan Hoch who covers the New York Yankees for MLB.com, Pedro feliciano could start the season on the Disabled List. Hoch says that Feliciano has a sore left triceps (forearm) and he has not pitched since March 9, almost three weeks ago. Feliciano signed a two-year deal is worth $8 million, and it included a […]

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Izzy Could Go To Extended Spring Training?

An article by posted on March 26, 2011 0 Comments

As we all know, Izzy (Jason Isringhausen) is on his way back from an elbow injury.  With about 1 spot left in the bullpen, (with Sandy Alderson saying that Pedro Beato will probably make the roster) some are wondering if he will even make the bullpen.  Well, it may still be a possibility.  According to Mike Puma of […]

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FanGraphs Ranks Mets 21st, Say Darkness Among Fans Is Justified

An article by posted on March 25, 2011 0 Comments

Eno Sarris of FanGraphs, posted his 2011 Organizational Rankings and ranked the Mets #21 out of 30 teams. Quite honestly, I don’t agree one bit with his low estimation of the team and while I’m not saying the Mets should be in the top five, I certainly could make a case that the Mets could have ranked somewhere […]

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Mets 2011 Opening Day GFX: Jose Reyes – He’s Baa-aack!!!

An article by posted on March 25, 2011 0 Comments
Mets 2011 Opening Day GFX: Jose Reyes – He’s Baa-aack!!!

Do you think the New York Mets will get the hint if I post not one, but TWO Brand New Jose Reyes Graphics! SPEED KILLS BABY!!! WREAKING HAVOC IS HIS SPECIALTY! After two injury marred seasons, Jose Reyes is as healthy as ever and is bent on proving all the nay-sayers wrong. He’s focused on dispelling the […]

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