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Maybe It Isn’t All Bad…

An article by posted on 08/02/2012 0 Comments
Maybe It Isn’t All Bad…

Despite the Mets lack of big offseason signings, the departure of Jose Reyes and the news that the payroll is being regulated strongly for the first time in years brings most Mets fans into a dark, dreadful place. Talks about boycotting Citi Field, putting an inferior product on the field and expecting the fans to […]

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Get To Know Mets Shortstop Prospect Phillip Evans (Exclusive Interview)

An article by posted on 07/02/2012 0 Comments
Get To Know Mets Shortstop Prospect Phillip Evans (Exclusive Interview)

I was able to get in a quick Q&A with NY Mets shortstop prospect Phillip Evans the other day, just weeks before he has to get ready to head for Port St. Lucie for the start of Spring Training. The Mets got a steal when they plucked Evans in the 15th round of last years […]

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Grading the Omar Regime: The 2004-2005 Off-Season

An article by posted on 07/02/2012 0 Comments

The look back at the in depth career of general manager Omar Minaya continues with his first off-season in charge. To see the full effects of the changes made in the off-season by Omar we must first take a quick look at the 2004 New York Mets. In 2004 the Mets GM was Jim Duquette, […]

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MMO 2012 Top 50 Mets Prospects: Reference Links

An article by posted on 07/02/2012 0 Comments
MMO 2012 Top 50 Mets Prospects: Reference Links

Here is a complete listing of all our 2012 MMO Top 50 Mets Prospects. We will keep this list updated throughout the year. Click on each players link to view their complete MMO profile. 1.   Zack Wheeler        RHP 2.   Jeurys Familia     RHP 3.   Matt Harvey          RHP 4.   Jenrry Mejia   […]

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Wright Will Be The Most Compelling Storyline Of The 2012 Season

An article by posted on 07/02/2012 0 Comments
Wright Will Be The Most Compelling Storyline Of The 2012 Season

It’s true you know, David Wright will be the face that launched a thousand posts during the 2012 season. Brace yourselves for an avalanche of rants and raves on what the Mets should do with their once budding star third baseman. As Wright gets ready to embark upon his ninth season with the Mets, the […]

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Mets No-Hitters That Got Away: Dwight Gooden

An article by posted on 06/02/2012 0 Comments
Mets No-Hitters That Got Away: Dwight Gooden

It’s now been 7,968 games for the Mets without a no-hitter. Fifty years of waiting for a Mets pitcher to toss that elusive no-no. We’ve had plenty of close calls in all those years, and some of them were pretty gut-wrenching (Damn you, Jimmy Qualls! ). Ironically, there has been no shortage of no-hitters tossed […]

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Mets Web-Dings: Ike Davis Is Ready To Make His Mark

An article by posted on 06/02/2012 0 Comments
Mets Web-Dings: Ike Davis Is Ready To Make His Mark

Here is part of a great post by Michael Friere of Macks Mets who weighs in on Ike Davis: The Mets drafted Ike with the 18th overall pick, in the first round of the 2008 Major League Baseball draft out of Arizona State University. Advance billing on Ike was that he was a solid hitter, […]

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Mets Leadoff Hitter, Is It Really A Debate?

An article by posted on 06/02/2012 0 Comments
Mets Leadoff Hitter, Is It Really A Debate?

Over at Mets Today Joe Janish tries to answer the question of who should be the Mets leadoff hitter now that Jose Reyes and Angel Pagan are gone. He looks at the players ability to get on base and their ability to maneuver around the base paths, and comes to the conclusion that the Mets might be best to go ths unconventional route and use Jason […]

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MMO Fair or Foul: Boycotting The Mets In 2012

An article by posted on 06/02/2012 0 Comments
MMO Fair or Foul: Boycotting The Mets In 2012

This ended up being a terrible weekend for me. What started as a routine doctor visit on Friday, ended up with me being admitted to the hospital for the umpteenth time in the last 3 years. So this is coming to you live from my hospital bed and via my Blackberry. So anyway, I read […]

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Why Are Players Avoiding The Mets Like The Plague?

An article by posted on 06/02/2012 0 Comments

Congratulations to the Super Bowl XLVI Champion, New York Giants! What a spectacular performance by Eli Manning and the rest of Big Blue. I’m going to relish this one for a long time. :-) * * * * * * So I just read the news that Rick Ankiel signed with the Washington Nationals and I […]

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