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Mets Flash: Parnell Can’t Hold Lead, Pressure Is Mounting

An article by posted on April 11, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Flash: Parnell Can’t Hold Lead, Pressure Is Mounting

Once again, the Mets bullpen could not hold a lead and they fell to the Rockies 7-6 tonight at Citi Field. This time the culprit was setup man Bobby Parnell who could be losing his grip on his role as a late inning reliever. Terry Collins was frustrated tonight and said he didn’t care how […]

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Heyman: Reyes, Beltran, K-Rod, Pelfrey Could Get Traded

An article by posted on April 11, 2011 0 Comments

Jon Heyman of SI.com, reports in his latest column that “there’s growing suspicion” that the Mets will try trade Carlos Beltran, Jose Reyes, Francisco Rodriguez and Mike Pelfrey if they are not in contention before the July 31 trade deadline. There is a growing suspicion around the game that if the Mets are out of it […]

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Alderson Uncovers A Gem In Chris Young

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Lost in the ugliness of yesterday’s loss to the Nationals, was a brilliant performance by right-hander Chris Young who pitched a one-hitter through seven innings. Young, who also pitched for GM Sandy Alderson when both were with the San Diego Padres, tossed his second solid effort in a row, and has allowed just two earned […]

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MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 1)

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MetsMerized Player Of The Week! (Week 1)

It feels good to be doing this again – it means the season is in full swing and Mets baseball is starting to matter again. I refuse to be too pessimistic against anyone but Blaine Boyer this early in the season. The Mets have the potential to be a good team…probably not great, but we […]

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MMO Live Game Chat! Rockies vs Mets: Game Preview, Mets Notes, Starting Lineup

An article by posted on April 11, 2011 0 Comments

JOIN OUR LIVE GAME CHAT! Click The Banner To Enter! * * * * * * * * * * Starting Lineup Jose Reyes, ss Daniel Murphy, 2b David Wright, 3b Carlos Beltran, rf Ike Davis, 1b Angel Pagan, cf Willie Harris, lf Josh Thole, c Mike Pelfrey, rhp Mets Notes R.A. DICKEY: Prior to […]

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3 Up, 3 Down: The Not So Happy Homecoming Edition

An article by posted on April 11, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets hosted the Washington Nationals for Opening Weekend at Citi Field. I’m not sure what the deal was with the 4:10 start on Friday afternoon, but at least the Mets did a classy thing by having Ralph Kiner toss out the first pitch. The Nationals took the series 2-1 thanks mostly to a horrible, […]

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Under New Management – or – How To Run A Baseball Team

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Under New Management – or – How To Run A Baseball Team

How do you build a good baseball organization? First you find people who understand sports and business and who will actually work together. In sports it is often necessary to move players around to and from the big team and the minors due to injuries, performance issues, and sometimes just to shake things up. Things […]

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Davis, Beltran Come Through; Mets Defeat Nats 8-4

An article by posted on April 10, 2011 0 Comments

Carlos Beltran has been struggling so far offensively this season, but that wasn’t the case last night as the Mets would go on to defeat the Nationals 8-4. Game Notes After the first pitch, the Mets would go on to capitalize early on. After Jose Reyes walked, and Angel Pagan popped out, Carlos Beltran would […]

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Game Preview: Nationals vs Mets

An article by posted on April 9, 2011 0 Comments

The Mets and Nationals play game two tonight in Citi Field. Both teams will have starters making their first start of the season as the Mets will try out new pitcher Chris Capuano and the Nationals will try out their new pitcher in Tom Gorzelanny. Last night was a fairly frustrating game to watch as […]

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Has Your Mets Outlook Changed In The Last Few Days?

An article by posted on April 9, 2011 0 Comments

Dont bother to answer the question I posed in the title, it’s sort of a trick question intended only to separate the die-hards from the band wagoners. If you believed in this team six or seven days ago, than that couldn’t have possibly changed so quickly and so early into a brand new season… right? […]

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