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Jason Bay Could be Mets 2nd Half X-Factor

An article by posted on July 7, 2011 0 Comments

Just one month ago at this time Jason Bay seemed to an after thought as a serious threat in the New York Mets lineup. It seemed like Bay couldn’t do anything right and everything that could wrong for Bay at the plate did go wrong. However, since Bay was benched in mid-June he’s responded and […]

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Video: Jason Bay On His Hot Streak

An article by posted on July 6, 2011 0 Comments
Video: Jason Bay On His Hot Streak

In the following ESPN video, Jason Bay discusses his two homeruns last night and his recent improvement at the plate. “You struggle and you struggle, and sometimes you doubt yourself,” Bay said. “Then you have games like tonight and you remember you’re still the same guy. You are that guy. Sometimes I think you lose […]

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The Question Of Whether Or Not To Trade Beltran

An article by posted on July 6, 2011 0 Comments
The Question Of Whether Or Not To Trade Beltran

Bill Price of the Daily News says that Mets fans should appreciate Carlos Beltran while we still can, and points out the arguments from both sides of Beltran’s tenure in New York.. The folks who dislike Beltran will single out his at-bat against Adam Wainwright that ended the 2006 NLCS and ended with the bat […]

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Was Dillon Gee An All-Star Snub?

An article by posted on July 6, 2011 0 Comments

This weekend, the rosters for the 82nd annual MLB All-Star Game were announced. As we all know, Jose Reyes and Carlos Beltran will be representing the Mets in this year’s game—played next Tuesday night at Chase Field in Arizona. However, the lingering question is should Reyes and Beltran be joined by one of their teammates: […]

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Post Game: Bay Goes Yard Twice In Mets 6-0 Win

An article by posted on July 6, 2011 0 Comments
Post Game: Bay Goes Yard Twice In Mets 6-0 Win

Mike Pelfrey willed his way through six innings while Carlos Beltran and Jason Bay supplied all the power as the Mets beat the Dodgers 6-0, ensuring at least a series split as the Mets win their third straight game. Game Notes Mike Pelfrey worked himself in and out of trouble today, going six innings while giving up […]

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I Want Omar Minaya Back Redux

An article by posted on July 5, 2011 0 Comments
I Want Omar Minaya Back Redux

Back in March, I wrote this piece stating that with Minaya’s ability to scout and Sandy Alderson’s ability to run a franchise, the Mets would be in great shape moving forward if the two could work in tandem in some regard. We’re starting to see a little bit of that tandem come to fruition this […]

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Ruth Roberts, “Meet The Mets” Song Writer, Passes Away

An article by posted on July 5, 2011 0 Comments
Ruth Roberts, “Meet The Mets” Song Writer, Passes Away

Ruth Roberts,who is best known for writing the enduring Mets anthem “Meet The Mets”, passed away before the weekend of lung cancer according to her brother, Sam Roberts. The accomplished song-writer was 84 and died Thursday night at her home in Rye Brook, N.Y. She was honored at Citi Field over the weekend. (See photo from Marianne […]

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Jose Reyes 2011 All Star BP Jerseys Are Here!

An article by posted on July 5, 2011 0 Comments
Jose Reyes 2011 All Star BP Jerseys Are Here!

Hey, if you’re looking to get yourselves the official 2011 Jose Reyes All Star batting practice jersey, they were just added to the Mets Shop at Mets.com. Only $119.99 by Majestic Athletic Official 2011 Home Run Derby and All-Star Game Cool Base BP Jersey One color name, two color number printed tackle twill, exactly as […]

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Mets Summer Blood Drive At Citi Field On Thursday

An article by posted on July 5, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Summer Blood Drive At Citi Field On Thursday

The Mets will host their annual Summer Blood Drive for the New York Blood Center on Thursday, July 7th, 2011 in Citi Field’s Caesars Club from 10am to 5pm.  Each donor will receive 15% off regularly priced merchandise at the Mets Team Store. The discount is good for that day only. Donors must be 17 […]

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3 Up & 3 Down -The Yank This Edition

An article by posted on July 4, 2011 0 Comments

I want to start off by saying I truly despise and detest not only the New York Yankees, but their fans as well. I’m not one of these writers who is worried about being “classy”, or tipping my cap to a worthy opponent. I just don’t like anything that has to do with Yankees. Having […]

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