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Time Is Wright To Trade David

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Time Is Wright To Trade David

I say this with the utmost understanding that this isn’t going to be a very popular piece of writing, but it’s something I really believe.  The time has come for the Mets to trade David Wright, and I have a couple of reasons why I feel this way. First, it’s my belief that based on […]

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Brandon Nimmo Has Best Game of Professional Career

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Has Best Game of Professional Career

Mets first round pick OF Brandon Nimmo had the best game of his professional career today.  Nimmo went 3 for 3, with a three-run homer and 2 walks with the GCL Mets. In his first 7 games as a pro, Nimmo is batting .241 with 2 HR’s and 4 RBI’s (according to MILB.com).

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Not Even Irene Can Blow Away My Great Mets Memories

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments

With hurricane Irene bearing down on the New York area, the Mets have postponed the next two games of the Braves series, leaving us without baseball for a few days. It’s gotten me to thinking about the “old” days, and old times. Most of you will probably remember the things I’ll be mentioning below (and […]

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Update: Reyes Plays 7 Innings and Homers For Binghamton

An article by posted on August 26, 2011 0 Comments
Update: Reyes Plays 7 Innings and Homers For Binghamton

Updated Friday, 8/26 According to Mike Mazzeo of ESPN, Jose Reyes led off the sixth inning a with a home run for Double-A Binghamton on Friday night. Reyes finished 1-for-3 at the plate, grounding out in each of his other two at-bats. He played seven innings at shortstop, but was not tested. Reyes is expected […]

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If You Could Do It All Over Again: Jason Bay or Matt Holliday?

An article by posted on August 26, 2011 0 Comments
If You Could Do It All Over Again: Jason Bay or Matt Holliday?

When the 2009 season ended amid all that drama and all those injuries it left such a terrible taste in my mouth. We were predicted by many to be the World Series favorites that season, but nobody saw the disaster that was lurking around the bend. One of Omar Minaya’s favorite pastimes when he was […]

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One Giant Sophomore Slump Following 2010′s Rookie Tsunami

An article by posted on August 26, 2011 0 Comments
One Giant Sophomore Slump Following 2010′s Rookie Tsunami

Well the wave of rookie phenoms that raided the show in 2010 have proven to be no exception to the curse of the sophomore slump. Through injury and just pure regression, the young ballplayers in their second year in the show have failed to build on their promising rookie campaigns. Just look at 2010 NL Rookie Of The […]

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Please Don’t Make Terry Collins A Lame Duck In 2012

An article by posted on August 25, 2011 0 Comments
Please Don’t Make Terry Collins A Lame Duck In 2012

According to Andy Martino of the Daily News, a team official told him that while there have been no internal discussions about picking up the 2013 option on Terry Collins’ contract, that discussion could happen in the next three to four weeks. A high-ranking Mets source said yesterday that there have been “no internal discussions” about […]

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Evans And Wright Snap Mets Losing Streak With 7-4 Win

An article by posted on August 24, 2011 0 Comments
Evans And Wright Snap Mets Losing Streak With 7-4 Win

Game Summary Mets avoid a sweep against the Phillies and end a five game losing streak as the Mets take a 7-4 win thanks to the man nobody remembers, Nick Evans. Game Notes Mike Pelfrey was laboring today, requiring a career-high 125 pitches to get through six innings, but notched his first win since July […]

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Three Things Off My Chest

An article by posted on August 24, 2011 0 Comments

There’s really nothing worse than a meaningless September. That’s probably how most fans of other teams feel, but for me a meaningless September in New York right now is about the worst thing you can possibly have. K-Rod & Beltran I don’t want to hear excuses about K-Rod or Beltran being traded. I am sorry […]

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From Left Field: Mets Have Knack For Making No-Name Pitchers Look Great

An article by posted on August 24, 2011 0 Comments
From Left Field: Mets Have Knack For Making No-Name Pitchers Look Great

So Steve Carlton picked up the win last night for the Philadelphia Phillies… Actually, it was rookie Vance Worley, throwing a Carlton-like game, who picked up the win. During their history, the Mets always seem to have a knack for losing to no-name pitchers. Granted, Worley is on fire right now, but there’s no reason […]

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