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MLB All-Star Game Preliminary Voting

An article by posted on May 27, 2009 0 Comments

Year after year, is anyone really surprised when absurd All-Star voting preliminary voting figures are released. We shouldn’t be, because there will always be the city that bombards the voting, the popularity contest, or the injured player who is inexplicably high. Here’s the rundown of how voting has shaped up across the league: 1B: National […]

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Redding – $2.25 MM, Perez – $36 MM, Livan… Priceless!

An article by posted on May 27, 2009 0 Comments

Oh yeah, give it up for the big guy Livan Hernandez. We’ll never know if he’s really 34 years old or 38 years old, but as long as he continues to pitch this effectivelly does it really matter? Livan was in complete control last night, baffling Nationals hitters, keeping them off balance, and saving his […]

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Metsmerized Today – Livan, F-Mart Under/Over, Energizer Bunny, Edge

An article by posted on May 27, 2009 0 Comments

Good morning and welcome to another edition of Metsmerized Today. What an impressive performance by Livan Hernandez last night. Let’s see what the buzz is around the web. Jerry Manuel had a classic response when asked to comment on his fifth starters clutch performance. This quote comes courtesy of MetsBlog, “Well, I’ll probably get him […]

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Mets Win 6-1 On A Hernandez Complete Game Victory

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

The Mets got help from technology…again, as they took game one against the Nationals at home. The Mets look to keep on a winning streak as Livan Hernandez looks to get his fourth win as he is 3-1 with a 4.93 ERA. The Mets will go up against the Nationals’ rookie pitcher Craig Stammen who is 0-0 with a 5.68 […]

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Why Are The Mets So Bad At Handling Injuries?

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

This team when it comes to handling injuries is just horrible.  We saw it last year with Ryan Church’s concussion in Atlanta.  The Mets gave him a game off, flew him to Colorado and had him playing while suffering a concussion.  It was a major setback to the season as Church was not the same […]

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Breaking News – Mets Callup Fernando Martinez

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

According to WFAN, Ryan Church and Jose Reyes have been put on the 15-day DL, Omar Minaua told reporters today. Fernando Martinez has been promoted, and is on his way to Citi Field. The Mets also traded cash to the Indians for minor-league SS Wilson Valdez, who will be promoted immediately to the 25-man roster. […]

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Metsmerized Today – Tuesday Trivia Question Edition

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

Today’s Links Citi Field is looking a lot like a MASH unit these days, as the nagging injuries and those requiring a stint on the DL keep mounting. To begin, Jose Reyes attempted to do some jogging before the game but announced he was not close to returning. The Mets now delay any decision for now, as […]

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Our Starters Have Been Pitching Well

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

As April came to a close, I was very alarmed at the state of our starting pitching. Aside from Johan Santana, everyone had an ERA over 5.00 and questions lingered about the makeup of the rotation. John Maine had an ERA of 5.40, Mike Pelfrey was at 6.32, Livan Hernandez was at risk of losing his job […]

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Mets Win 5-2 On Memorial Day

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

After the Mets won their last series and ended their road trip with a 5-5 record they return home to CitiField to start a series with the Nationals. The Mets look to get a win in front of the veterans on Memorial Day as John Maine who has a   3-3 record and a 4.53 ERA […]

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Does Minaya Deserve Some Heat For The Delgado Situation?

An article by posted on May 25, 2009 0 Comments

Injuries, poor performance, Jerry’s invisible dog house, and expectations that were way off, have shaped the current Mets into something nobody could have imagined on April 1st. Omar’s master plan had too many holes and much like last season, it’s success was hinging on a huge contribution from a soon to be 37-year old slugger in […]

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