Mets Thoughts

Game Preview: Marlins vs Mets

An article by posted on August 24, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets are fresh off of a road series victory and hope to continue their winning ways back in Queens tonight as they take on NL East division rivals, the Florida Marlins. The Marlins and the Mets are essentially tied for third and forth place in the division, and both teams, if for nothing else […]

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Does A Healthy Johan Mean The Mets Don’t Need Another Top Starter?

An article by posted on August 23, 2010 0 Comments

I just read a new post from Ted Berg on his blog Ted Quarters. Basically Ted says that he cares more about Johan Santana being right than Santana’s wins and losses. All I know is that, in a season when the Mets’ wins and losses don’t really matter a hell of a lot anymore, I care […]

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Top 5 R.A.diculous Performances of 2010

An article by posted on August 23, 2010 0 Comments
Top 5 R.A.diculous Performances of 2010

In a season marred by poor coaching, poor play, and utter turmoil there is one light that shines brighter than the rest…his name is R.A. Dickey. After another R.A.Diculous outing (8 1/3 IP, 2 ER) the other night, the knuckle baller has lowered his team leading ERA to 2.41 and has allowed 2 or less […]

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You Can Call This A Boycott

An article by posted on August 23, 2010 0 Comments

When it comes to being a barnstorming radical – a demonstrating firebrand – who wants to chant something to the tune of “Hell no we wont go!” or “Hey, hey, ho, ho, Omar Minaya has got to go!”, I’m not exactly what you would call your typical Ceasar Chavez. No, in fact I’m not even […]

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Morning Grind: Niese, Hot Rod, Feliciano, 86 HoJo

An article by posted on August 23, 2010 0 Comments

Good morning, Met Nation. Looks like the Flushing faithful are enduring a busy weekend off the field. Jon Niese Well, what do you know? The old “pitch count” monster rears its ugly head again. The Mets are considering putting a limit on Jon Niese before the end of the season. One word: Redonkulous. They’ve already shown […]

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8/22 Minor League Report! FERNANDEZ!

An article by posted on August 23, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 2/7/2, Pawtucket 9/12/0 Per Bisons beat writer Mike Harrington: @BNHarrington: Nieuwenhuis was in Cali at a wedding last 2 days. FMart tweaked knee. Herd had nine position players in 2nd game. Ugh. Follow him on Twitter, the @ is given… Josh Stinson’s AAA debut was going very well for the first […]

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Mets Offense “Abducted” In 2-1 Loss To Pirates

An article by posted on August 22, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets do not complete the sweep as the bats were not hitting today. Pirates win 2-1 despite Santana’s complete game effort. Game Summary Johan Santana was on fire during the early goings of the game. He struck out the side in order in the first inning and didn’t give up a hit until the […]

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What If Carlos Beltran Never Got Hurt?

An article by posted on August 22, 2010 0 Comments

I read a solid article entitled “What If Billy Wagner Never Got Hurt?” by Brian Joura of Mets 360. Brian not only contemplates what could have been in the second half of the 2008 season, but also what might have transpired if the Mets signed an outfielder instead of K-Rod later that offseason.  We have […]

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Game Preview: Mets @ Pirates

An article by posted on August 22, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets go for the road series sweep this afternoon as they take on the Pirates and Zach Duke. Last night the Mets beat the Pirates in a rain-shortened evening game by the score of 5-1 which featured a “complete” game 5 inning performance allowing only one earned run as David Wright smacked a three […]

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Game Called Due To Rain, Mets Win 5-1 Over Bucs

An article by posted on August 21, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets were able to keep the game short as they win 5-1 against the Pirates, as the game was called due to rain in the sixth inning. Niese pitched well, Wright had a long homerun, and the table setters were running mad! The Mets wore NY Cubans uniforms today when they should have wore […]

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