Mets Thoughts

Pedro Beato Could Be A Rare Mets Rule 5 Success Story

An article by posted on May 4, 2011 0 Comments

With the impressive performance of Pedro Beato so far this season, I am beginning to see some similarities of another young pitcher that I have grown quite fond of over the years. If you have not heard of Joakim Soria, here’s a quick synopsis. Soria is the closer for the Kansas City Royals with 138 […]

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Game Preview: Giants vs Mets

An article by posted on May 4, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets lost the opener last night, and it was a rough one. It was a back and forth for the majority in the game and after a high energy top of the ninth where the Mets got out of a runner on third with no outs, they responded with putting runners on in the […]

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System Failure

An article by posted on May 3, 2011 0 Comments
System Failure

Mets lost 7-6 tonight against the Giants, but the play on the field told a different story and it wasn’t as close as the score would suggest. This was a sloppy game for the Mets, with plenty of fundamental errors, mental lapses and too many missed opportunities to count. Josh Thole had three hits, but […]

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Teams Would Be Interested In Carlos Beltran

An article by posted on May 3, 2011 0 Comments

Joel Sherman of the NY Post has a rough take on where the Mets are and even says it’s okay for some Mets fans to be delusional about the Mets chances this year. Thanks Joel. He also discusses some of the potential trade options for the Mets and of course it’s the same usual suspects; Jose […]

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Mets Donate 4,000 Tickets To Military Members And Families

An article by posted on May 2, 2011 0 Comments

Mets Press Release The New York Mets today announced the team has donated 4,000 tickets to military members and their families for tomorrow’s game against the San Francisco Giants at Citi Field. Working in conjunction with the USO, the Mets distributed 2,000 tickets to tomorrow’s series opening game with the defending World Series champion Giants […]

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3 Up, 3 Down: “Oh, What A Night” Edition

An article by posted on May 2, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets won the final game of the three game weekend series in Philadelphia early Monday morning, by the score of 2-1 in 14 innings. It was a night to remember as we all learned that our troops had finally discovered the whereabouts of Osama Bin Laden and killed him. The crowd at Citizens Bank Park […]

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Never Underestimate The Power Of The President

An article by posted on May 2, 2011 0 Comments
Never Underestimate The Power Of The President

I stayed up very late with the Mets last night, but they went into extra innings and I went to sleep. I missed the biggest news in a long time – the raid on Osama Bin Laden’s hideaway house with all killed including him. Special forces buried him in the ocean so no one could […]

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MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 4)

An article by posted on May 2, 2011 0 Comments
MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 4)

So last’s week POTW caused a bit of a stir, much to my amusement, and It’s good to see how many people pay attention to my choice for the week. But outside of baseball, today is a great day for Americans. Although the Mets pulled off an extra innings victory last night, America won as […]

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Remembering How The Mets and Piazza Helped Heal A City

An article by posted on May 2, 2011 0 Comments
Remembering How The Mets and Piazza Helped Heal A City

On the morning after President Obama ordered US Forces to attack and kill 9/11 mastermind, terrorist Osama Bin Laden, it’s hard to focus on anything Mets. The emotions still run too deep. We are all so joyed and relieved that justice has been done, but it also brings back the memories of how it all […]

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Welcome Ronny Paulino! Mets Beat Phillies 2-1 In 14th

An article by posted on May 2, 2011 0 Comments
Welcome Ronny Paulino! Mets Beat Phillies 2-1 In 14th

A combination of Chris Young and the bullpen held the Phillies to one run in fourteen innings, and Ronny Paulino made a big Mets debut, including the game winning hit and the Mets won the game in the fourteenth inning, 2-1. Game Notes Chris Young was lights out today, going seven quality innings while giving […]

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