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Mets Still Have the Pitching to Win in 2017

An article by posted on October 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Still Have the Pitching to Win in 2017

Last year, Ben Zobrist was one of the driving forces for a Royals team that beat the Mets in the World Series. This year, he was more of the same for a Cubs team that is on the verge of winning their first World Series since 1908. As luck would have it, Zobrist was one […]

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Tigers Unlikely to Deal Second Baseman Ian Kinsler

An article by posted on October 25, 2016 0 Comments
Tigers Unlikely to Deal Second Baseman Ian Kinsler

Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila has made it known that he is looking to cut payroll and shake up his roster this Winter. However, one writer who covers the team believes he has no intentions of moving two of his core players in second baseman Ian Kinsler or right-hander Justin Verlander for that matter.(Detroit Free Press) Beat […]

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October 25, 1986: Oh, What A Night!

An article by posted on October 25, 2016 0 Comments
October 25, 1986: Oh, What A Night!

Every generation has its defining moment. People who grew up in the 1960s know exactly where they were when President Kennedy and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. were assassinated. In the 1980s, every American knows where they were when the Space Shuttle exploded. It’s no different for Mets fans. People who grew up rooting for […]

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Should The Mets Trade Curtis Granderson?

An article by posted on October 24, 2016 0 Comments
Should The Mets Trade Curtis Granderson?

I want to start off by saying that I love Curtis Granderson. He plays with hustle and his off-field endeavors are admirable and laudable. He’s willing to do whatever is necessary to help the team, and is seen as a leader in the clubhouse. That being said, the Mets might want to consider the possibility of […]

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Sandy Alderson Will Have Some Housekeeping To Do Before Winter Meetings

An article by posted on October 24, 2016 0 Comments
Sandy Alderson Will Have Some Housekeeping To Do Before Winter Meetings

While it appears the Mets will be in no rush to re-sign Yoenis Cespedes as reported by Buster Olney, there will be a lot of housekeeping decisions the front office will make as they get ready for a new hot stove season. The Mets started their march to 2017 by exercising their option on Jose […]

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Let’s Start At The Very Beginning

An article by posted on October 23, 2016 0 Comments
Let’s Start At The Very Beginning

Every Met fan knows that the 1962 Mets were one of the worst teams in baseball history with a 40-120 record. I recall reading many articles stating that everyone knew the team would be awful and that’s why they hired Casey Stengel to divert attention from the team on the field by charming sportswriters with […]

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Would Mets Be Better Off Without David Wright Next Season?

An article by posted on October 23, 2016 0 Comments
Would Mets Be Better Off Without David Wright Next Season?

As the offseason plans take shape, there is one tremendous question mark upon which the future success of the franchise hinges.  Will David Wright return in 2017 and live out the length of his contract through 2020? The question is not if he will regain his past All-Star caliber level of performance, that would be […]

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Should the Mets Bring Back Carlos Gomez?

An article by posted on October 21, 2016 0 Comments
Should the Mets Bring Back Carlos Gomez?

Last year, the Mets quickly moved on from Yoenis Cespedes by agreeing to a one year deal with Alejandro De Aza so he could platoon with Juan Lagares in center field. At the time, the Mets had indicated they were willing to go two to three years for Cespedes, which was aligned with the Sandy […]

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Should the Mets Re-Sign Kelly Johnson?

An article by posted on October 21, 2016 0 Comments
Should the Mets Re-Sign Kelly Johnson?

For the second straight season the Mets had injuries that led to a shortage of viable options off the bench and found themselves needing to trade for the services of Kelly Johnson. Johnson was surprisingly even better in his second stint with the Mets hitting .268/.328/.459 with eight doubles, nine home runs and 24 runs […]

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Featured Post: Mets Should Follow Trend, Add Dominant Reliever

An article by posted on October 20, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Post: Mets Should Follow Trend, Add Dominant Reliever

An offseason ago, the New York Mets had a chance to get involved in the Aroldis Chapman sweepstakes. Despite the Cincinnati Reds trading Chapman away for an underwhelming package and despite the bullpen failing the Mets in the 2015 World Series, Sandy Alderson never seemed to seriously get involved. This offseason, the front office should […]

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