Mets Thoughts

Happy Holidays To Everyone!

An article by posted on December 22, 2009 0 Comments

I wish you all the joy, hope and happiness of this Holiday Season! On behalf of everyone at MMO, we wish you a Happy New Year! May the beauty of the holidays be yours throughout the year!

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What Are The Mets Intentions With Fernando Martinez?

An article by posted on December 22, 2009 0 Comments

If Omar ever decides to get aggressive and sign Jason Bay the way he did with certain other players, what happens with our “untouchable phenom” Fernando Martinez?   On the last day of the winter meetings the Mets offered Jason Bay a deal that is believed to be around $65 million dollars for 4 years. One […]

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Jason Bay Asks Red Sox To Reconsider Him

An article by posted on December 21, 2009 0 Comments

The last thing I wanted to do this morning was bore you with another post on Jason Bay, however some of these strange twists that seem to surface each day make this ongoing soap opera  to difficult to ignore. When we last saw our hero (Jason Bay), his agent Joe Urbon had said that they would […]

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Mets Hot Stove Providing Little Heat On This Wintry Day

An article by posted on December 20, 2009 0 Comments

With only five days left until Christmas and 12 days until the start of 2010, the New York Mets still find themselves needing to address the same areas as they did on October 1st when the season ended for them. The Mets did sign a backup catcher in Henry Blanco for a tidy sum of […]

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Confessions Of A Baseball Fanatic

An article by posted on December 20, 2009 0 Comments

I am a die hard Mets fan, and maybe more importantly a baseball fanatic. I’ve always been a Mets fan.  But over the last 11 years my passion has turned due north.  I pray to the Baseball Gods three times a day.  On weeknights, the hours of seven to ten are sacred. When the Mets […]

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A Visit With Jolly Ole’ Saint Nick

An article by posted on December 20, 2009 0 Comments

Around the North Pole, Santa and his elves are scurrying around filling last minute orders and loading up the sleigh for his annual magical trek. Old Saint Nick, a baseball fan dating back to when the game was called “Rounders,” hasn’t forgotten to include some keepsakes for the kids who dream about the beloved game. […]

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Mets Sign Relievers Clint Everts and Elmer Dessens

An article by posted on December 19, 2009 0 Comments

James Kwasnik of LoHud.com tells us that the Mets have signed a couple of relievers today. The Mets will welcome Elmer Dessens back to the fold as they signed him to a minor league contract today. He’ll be eligible to compete in Spring Training. They also inked a deal with right-handed pitcher Clint Everts to […]

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God Bless America: Now And Always

An article by posted on December 19, 2009 0 Comments

ESPN’s Rob Neyer and SNY’s Ted Berg started a small firestorm when they suggested that baseball discontinues the singing of “God Bless America” at ballparks in an attempt to shorten the game. And while most of their colleagues agree with them, I see no problem with taking a couple of short minutes to remember the tragedy […]

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Cubs Deal Milton Bradley To Mariners For Carlos Silva

An article by posted on December 18, 2009 0 Comments

According to Carrie Muscat of MLB.com via Twitter, the Chicago Cubs have finally parted ways with outfielder Milton Bradley in a trade with the Seattle Mariners. Sources confirm Milton Bradley headed to Mariners for Carlos Silva — Merry Christmas Cubs fans. Larry Stone of the Seattle Times earlier reported that the Cubs were on the […]

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Do Star Studded Acquisitions Lead To Winning Seasons?

An article by posted on December 18, 2009 0 Comments

This morning while scouring the barren depths of the Mets blogosphere for anything newsworthy to share with you, I came across a very interesting article in the Daily News by Bob Raisman. He correctly states that building a team that has lasting positive effects is far better than targeting a big star for the purpose of an immediate […]

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