Mets Thoughts

Catch Me If You Can

An article by posted on July 12, 2008

I’ve seen some amazing and memorable catches over the years, but this one definitely ranks up there with the best of them. Some of you may have already seen this, but for those of you who haven’t, sit back and enjoy.I wonder if we can sign her to replace Moises Alou?

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Pedro Martinez Pulled In The Fourth Inning With Shoulder Tightness

An article by posted on July 12, 2008

Pedro Martinez did not come out to pitch the fifth inning after being pinch-hit for in the bottom of the fourth inning. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX sports, when he made contact with Pedro Martinez in the dugout, he pointed to his groin and said it was precautionary. UPDATE: After initially thinking it was […]

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Damion Easley: The Earned Confidence

An article by posted on July 12, 2008

Last night, Damion Easley belted a game winning homerun in the eight inning to break a 1-1 deadlock and put the Mets up 2-1. Immediately after the game, Kevin Burkhardt caught up with hiim and asked him what the feeling in the clubhouse is like lately. Easley had a great answer.

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They’re Having Fun And Picking Each Other Up!

An article by posted on July 12, 2008

As the week has unfolded as crisp and smooth as a cloth napkin in a fine restaurant, our beloved Amazins stand only one game in the loss column behind the Phillies. After disposing of the Giants and the abominable lineup they send out each night, Colorado comes into Flushing for a pre all star break […]

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Do You Believe In Magic?

An article by posted on July 11, 2008

For the first time in 2 years, the Mets are on a 6 game winning streak. They are a game and a half out of first. David Wright, after being shafted by the players, is going to the All Star game. And most importantly, Jerry Manuel is a gangsta. Okay, so it’s a 6 game […]

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Meet The New Boys, Not The Same As The Old Boys

An article by posted on July 11, 2008

There’s a new sheriff in town… and his name is Jerry Manuel. Maybe this current winning streak has more to do with Jerry Manuel than you think. After sweeping the San Francisco Giants, the Mets are now 14-9 since Jerry Manuel took over for Willie Randolph. Apparently when Willie was in charge, he ran the clubhouse more like […]

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Luis Castillo Is Second To None, I Mean One…

An article by posted on July 11, 2008

Are you guys ready for a second helping of Luis Castillo this season? Or are you like me and hoping he takes his sweet ass time returning from the disabled list? There may be some clues that Jerry Manuel feels the same way we do on the matter. You just can’t take Damion Easley out […]

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Last Chance to Do the Wright Thing

An article by posted on July 10, 2008
Last Chance to Do the Wright Thing

You know him, you love him, you can’t get enough of him! In case you haven’t heard, the shining star of New York Mets baseball Mr. David Wright is on the Final Ballot for the 79th All-Star Game in New York City. It’s up to you to get him there. Voting ends Today at 5 p.m. ET so make […]

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Ramon Castro Deserves To Start Against ALL Lefties

An article by posted on July 10, 2008

Ramon Castro continues to make the most out of his opportunities. Whenever he is in the lineup, it changes the whole offensive dynamic of the team. Last night he built a strong case for additional playtime when he blasted a three-run homerun over the right-centerfield fence that put the Mets up 3-0 and made Johan […]

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Mike Pelfrey Shuts Up All The Doubters

An article by posted on July 9, 2008

Where are all the Mets fans who couldn’t wait to unload Mike Pelfrey in the off season? I’ll tell you where they are… scratching their heads and staring at their TV’s every time he takes the mound and exclaiming "OMG, I’m so glad Omar didn’t trade him!" Don’t feel so bad, I used to be […]

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