Mets Thoughts

K-Rod Pulls an Armando Benitez; Mets Lose in Ninth 7-4

An article by posted on September 30, 2009 0 Comments

Mets fans should be used to these types of games in 2009. If there is anything we’ve learned as fans this season it is to expect the unexpected. Francisco Rodriguez gave up 5 runs in the ninth inning on a bases loaded walk to Adam Dunn and a Grand Slam to Justin Maxwell to give the Nationals […]

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Now Playing: The Comedy Team Of Gary, Keith And Ron

An article by posted on September 30, 2009 0 Comments

With the Mets eliminated from playoff contention for what seems like months, it comes as no surprise that fans have been turning their interests to football and season premieres of awful reality shows.  There are no personal milestones for Mets players to achieve, no spoiling of other teams’ playoff chances and no promising rookies to […]

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Mets Throw A Win Away, Nats Edge Them 4-3

An article by posted on September 30, 2009 0 Comments

It feels great to be back again after being sidelined for almost a week with a nasty flu and no internet service as well. However, it doesn’t feel all that good analyzing another ugly loss for the Mets, this time at the hands of the surging Nationals who won their second straight against the Mets. The Mets […]

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MetsMerized Player Of The Week! 9/20-9/27

An article by posted on September 29, 2009 0 Comments

5 games left. That should say enough about every Met fans feelings right about now. For anyone who’s looking at the glass half full, I think it’s a safe bet that we have more wins than the Knicks will have later on this year. You live and you learn, and what doesn’t kill you makes […]

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Jerry Has A Chance To Stage A Coup d’etat

An article by posted on September 29, 2009 0 Comments

Last week it was revealed that after the last game of the season (which cannot come soon enough for me) that Jerry Manuel will sit down with Omar Minaya along with Fred and Jeff Wilpon to discuss the future of the coach staff which consists of Howard Johnson (hitting coach), Dan Warthen (pitching coach), Luis […]

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Nats Rookie Shuts Down The Mets 2-1

An article by posted on September 29, 2009 0 Comments

Nats rookie Ross Detwiler recorded his first win going 6 innings and giving up 1 run on 7 hits and only 1 walk. Nelson Figueroa was the tough luck loser going 6 innings and giving up 2 runs on 6 hits and one walk. It felt like the old days when the Mets could not […]

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One Year Later: Still Hard To Shea Goodbye

An article by posted on September 28, 2009 0 Comments

One year ago today, on September 28, 2008, the Mets played their last game at Shea Stadium.  A day that fans were hoping to celebrate a playoff spot ended with a sad goodbye to the season and the ballpark.  I wasn’t writing for MMO back then, so I never got a chance to share my […]

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Braves Rivalry Hasn’t Been Much Of A Rivalry At All

An article by posted on September 28, 2009 0 Comments

The Mets will soon end yet another long season fraught with futility against their NL East rival, the Atlanta Braves. This time, the Mets finished their season series with the Braves by losing their last eight contests against them. The current spate of losing to Chief Knockahoma’s former employer is the tip of the iceberg.  The big picture transcends games, but […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on September 28, 2009 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves: (8-2; -5) The Braves swept the Nationals and will face the Marlins for three this weekend. Atlanta is in strong position to steal the Wild Card from the Colorado Rockies, as the Braves finish with four at home against the Nationals while the Rockies finish with three against the Milwaukee Brewers followed by […]

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David Wright Not Doing The Wright Stuff

An article by posted on September 27, 2009 0 Comments

Over the past five seasons, David Wright has emerged as the face of the New York Mets franchise and assumed the role of unofficial “captain”. For the most part he has filled this role rather nicely and has always brought a positive vibe to the team. Over his five year tenure with the Mets, Wright […]

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