Mets Thoughts

In Defense Of The Wilpons: Are The Mets Heading To The Junkyard?

An article by posted on September 8, 2010 0 Comments

Think back to that first car you owned. Wont it always have a special place in your heart? Remember all the great memories and the feeling of freedom that came with it. Cruising around with your friends, stereo blasting. Driving a bit too fast, too reckless. Finding that one special dimly lit place to make […]

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Gee Strings Together Seven Solid Innings In Mets 4-1 Win

An article by posted on September 7, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets beat the Nationals by the score of 4-1 as Dillon Gee picks up the win in his Major League debut in Washington. Game Notes Dillon Gee was stellar in his Major League debut, taking a no-hitter into the sixth inning until the diabolical Willie Harris broke up the no-hit bid and the shutout with a homer […]

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MMO Fan Post: Is A Fiery Manager The Cure For The Mets?

An article by posted on September 7, 2010 0 Comments

* * * Metsmerized Fan Post * * * Last summer I was unemployed and wasted a great deal of time flipping channels in the early afternoon. One day, in late August, I found SNY airing a “Mets Classic” from 1991 against the Phillies. Howard Johnson was coming to the plate, men in scoring position, two […]

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Pelfrey Is An Enigma

An article by posted on September 7, 2010 0 Comments

The last two days typified the season in that it was a blowout win followed by a blowout loss. Two opposite ends of the spectrum. Good and bad. It has been that way all season. Consistency, but in a mediocre way. Mike Pelfrey has become a serious concern. It was disappointing to see Mike Pelfrey’s performance. […]

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What Will The Mets Do With Oliver Perez Next Year?

An article by posted on September 7, 2010 0 Comments

There’s some good news and there’s some bad news about Oliver Perez.  The bad news is he’s under contract for the 2011 season.  The good news is that 2011 is the last year of Ollie’s contract.  2010 is done for the not so amazin’ Mets.  Hopefully 2011 will be better for the Mets.  The Mets […]

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Game Preview: Mets @ Nationals

An article by posted on September 7, 2010 0 Comments

Major League Debut Derby. The Mets and the Nationals play game two tonight after last night’s romp via young prospect Espinosa who exploded at the plate vs the Mets. Tonight will feature the Major League debut for both starting pitchers. On the Amazin’s side, 24-year old Dillon Gee gets a shot to show if he […]

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MMO Flashback: Ike Davis, Happy Labor Day

An article by posted on September 6, 2010 0 Comments
MMO Flashback: Ike Davis, Happy Labor Day

  I’m gonna take the day off and wanted to wish all our readers a Happy Labor Day. As a treat, here is something I posted a year ago this weekend. Enjoy. Original Post September 3, 2009 What’s Not To Like About Ike? When the Mets selected first baseman Ike Davis with the first of their two […]

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Morning Grind: Reyes’ Hot Button, Mazzone, Blockbuster, AAA

An article by posted on September 6, 2010 0 Comments

Good Morning, Met Nation. Hope your weekend was safe and well. How about dem Mets? Reyes’ Real Talk I’m not a huge animal lover but I’m against beating dead horses. The responses on this have been off the charts. I think Reyes is an outstanding player and when he’s right, he is superstar-like. No team I can […]

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MMO Fan Post: Last Word On Francoeur? Probably Not.

An article by posted on September 5, 2010 0 Comments

* * * Metsmerized Fan Post * * * Long-time reader, first time poster (paraphrased from talk radio). I get most of my Mets news and opinion from Metsmerized without really contributing anything, but the recent Jeff Francoeur trade has me re-evaluating how I look at the game. I felt the need to weigh in. When […]

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Ruben And Ike Homer As Mets Rout Cubs 18-5 To Avoid Sweep

An article by posted on September 5, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets pounded the Cubs by the score of 18-5 this afternoon at Wrigley Field to salvage the weekend series and avoid the sweep. Game Summary The Mets bats exploded today as they pounded out 21 hits, drew six walks and scored 18 runs in a cavalcade of offensive exploits by everyone in the lineup. The Mets […]

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