Mets Thoughts

Mets Should Take A Ride On The Orient Express

An article by posted on November 9, 2007

The best free agent pitcher available this year may not hail from the land of the free, and the home of the brave, but from the land of the rising sun. I know what you’re thinking Tsuyoshi Shinjo, Kaz Matsui, Masato Yoshii, Takashi Kashiwada, Shingo Takatsu… AHHHHH! Stop it you’re killing me! Okay, so we all […]

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Andy Pettite Implicated With 10 Other Free Agents In Mitchell Steroids Report

An article by posted on November 8, 2007

The Boston Globe is reporting that 11 current free agents have been notified that they were implicated in the soon to be released Mitchell Report. Player agents who attended yesterday’s union meeting in New York were told that 11 current free agent players are named in the George Mitchell report on the use of performance-enhancing […]

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Omar Minaya Looking At Prized Lefty C.C. Sabathia

An article by posted on November 7, 2007

Last night Omar Minaya and Indians general manager, Mark Shapiro, had dinner together. This is only speculation, but Newsday writer, Ken Davidoff,¬†believed that maybe they were discussing left-hand pitcher Cliff Lee. Lee was coming off of two impressive seasons going into this year, but had a disastrous season that landed him back in AAA in […]

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The Not So Hot Stove…

An article by posted on November 7, 2007

Not even a month after the World Series and the off season feels like it has been going on forever. It seems A- Rod has been opting out of his Yankees/Rangers deal since last April. Rumors are swirling left and right, who is going where, how and why. Personally, I love the business side of […]

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Marlon Anderson Signs 2-Year Deal To Stay On With The Mets

An article by posted on November 7, 2007

It’s a done deal… Marlon Anderson is staying with the New York Mets, agreeing on Tuesday to a $2.2 million, two-year contract. Omar Minaya is making sure of one thing this off season as compared to last off season… he is making a strong effort to re-sign each Met that made a strong contribution to […]

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A.J. Burnett Joins Scott Kazmir and Dontrelle Willis As Newly Available Pitchers

An article by posted on November 6, 2007

Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com is reporting the following: With the Toronto Blue Jays looking at the possibility of losing starting pitcher A.J. Burnett to an opt-out clause in his contract next winter, general manager J.P. Ricciardi told ESPN.com that the team is willing to entertain trade proposals from interested clubs this offseason. Burnett, 30, signed […]

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Carlos Beltran And David Wright Are Absolutely Golden!

An article by posted on November 6, 2007

At 4:00 PM Rawlings announced their 2007 Gold Glove winners, and named New York Mets, David Wright and Carlos Beltran as winners in the National League. For David Wright, it is first Gold Glove, winning the award after his third full season. For Carlos Beltran it was his second time, as he also won a […]

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Mets Fans Unite In Support Of Mathematically Alive

An article by posted on November 5, 2007

I just wanted to pass this along to all of you… It sounds like it’s going to be a great time with several great speakers and die hard Mets fans. Please join us for a screening of Mathematically Alive – A Story of Fandom at the New Jersey Film festival from Friday November 9th through […]

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Mets And Paul Lo Duca To Sit Down And Talk On Monday

An article by posted on November 4, 2007

With the GM Meetings set to begin on Monday, Steve Popper of the Bergen record is reporting that the Mets will be having a face-to-face meeting with Paul Lo Duca and his agent, Andrew Mongelluzzi. "We are open to finalizing a deal with the Mets," Mongelluzzi said in an e-mail. "The Mets have repeatedly stated that […]

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Mr. Met Is The Best!

An article by posted on November 4, 2007

Okay, I’m just trying to see if I could figure out how to add videos to some of my posts. So all of you get to see this cool vintage Mr. Met commercial while I test out the functionality of my software. This video cracks me up.

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