Mets Thoughts

David Wright Is Riding The Pine Today

An article by posted on May 30, 2009 0 Comments

When the Mets take the field against Josh Johnson and the Marlins this afternoon at Citi Field, don’t look for David Wright at third base. Instead, just peer into the dugout and you’ll be able to see him chumming it up with last night’s hero, Omir Santos, who will be sitting on the bench too. […]

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The Morning Grind – Weigh In On Castro, F-Mart, Manuel, Sweet Caroline

An article by posted on May 30, 2009 0 Comments

Here’s the place for Mets fans to sound off on anything and everything! An open thread for ranting and raving about the Mets, completely raw and uncensored!. Today’s Hot Point Issues 1. Last night the Mets made a bold move by trading catcher Ramon Castro plus all of his remaining salary to the White Sox for one […]

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Reyes’ Humility

An article by posted on May 30, 2009 0 Comments

One week ago: “I need to get better.  I need to get on base and score.” One week ago on May 22, the Mets were in the midst of a tough road trip, facing top shelf teams on their respective home turfs. The Mets were going into Boston with a 4-6 record over their last […]

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OMIR-ACLE!!! Mets Win 2-1 In Extras

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

Game Summary Mets win with a walk off! Game started off a pitching dual, very unlikely I know, but there was no hits for either team till the third, and no runs till the fourth. Mets were able to get the game tied and keep the game tied at 1-1 into extra innings. Omir Santos […]

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Mets Trade For Emil Brown, Is Church On The Way Out?

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

The more that Omar and Jerry deny that there is a rift between them and Ryan Church, the more apparent it becomes. The Associated Press is reporting that the Mets have acquired outfielder Emil Brown from the San Diego Padres for a player to be named later. Brown is 34-years old, and was currently playing for Triple-A Portland. He […]

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Did F-Mart Get F-Word From Fans?

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

There has been a lot of talk about Fernando Martinez and his share of “boos” Wednesday night at Citi Field, after failing to run out a pop up that was ultimately dropped. Fellow Mets fan, friend and colleague, Tanya Mercado of citifieldofdreams.com was at the game and said that Martinez heard it from the crowd all night. Let […]

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Manuel Has To Act, Or Else It Will Be More Of The Same

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

After Gary Sheffield was nailed at the plate, at what he assumed was a home run by Daniel Murphy on Thursday night-assumed being the operative word, it might behoove all of the Mets to bust it on balls that carom off the quirky Citi Field walls. To be a home run, or not to be […]

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David Wright Is A Road Warrior This Season

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

After David Wright struck out four times on Wednesday night and earned the first Golden Sombrero of his career, I couldn’t help but notice how different he looked from the Wright we saw on the recent West Coast swing. I decided to check out Baseball Reference and take a look at his home and road […]

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Who Is The Mets MVP For May?

An article by posted on May 28, 2009 0 Comments

Picking the Mets MVP for the month of May is no easy task. Check out these worthy nominees and tell us who you think reigns supreme! Gary Sheffield is hitting .362 with 4 homeruns and 15 RBI’s this month. K-Rod has been incredible this month with a perfect 9 for 9 in saves, a win, and […]

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Regarding F-Mart, I Knew This Would Happen!

An article by posted on May 28, 2009 0 Comments

Most of you know by now, about how the recently called-up Fernando Martinez failed to run out a fair popup in front of the plate. It was a stupid mistake and he should have been hauling ass. After the game Jerry Manuel explained, “That was really an unfortunate thing for him, but it was a […]

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