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Dan Murphy Gets One More Shot To Prove He Belongs

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

Bart Hubbuch of the NY Post, reported on Jerry Manuel’s interview on WFAN with Mike Francesa. During his appearance, Manuel said that Dan Murphy will start at first base tonight against the Dodgers. Daniel Murphy will start at first base for the Mets tonight against the Dodgers, and Jerry Manuel said the second-year player needs […]

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It’s Funny How Things Work Out

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

This was actually submitted this morning, and was scheduled in our queue for tonight, hence the title. JD I for one have seen enough of Daniel Murphy in left field. A person can cringe only so much before it leaves permanent unflattering lines across their forehead. In fairness to the kid, asking him to learn […]

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I Wish Jon Heyman Was GM of the Mets

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

I was just reading Heyman’s Latest Scoop on SI.com and as usual, he made some excellent points today regarding the Mets. The Mets are probably going to need to trade for a first baseman (more on that below). But in the meantime, few scouts can understand why Daniel Murphy — the former fair-haired boy — […]

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Metsmerized Today – The Hello World Edition!

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

Introducing our newest feature that will run Monday to Friday and also a Weekend Bonus Edition with prizes! Metsmerized Today is your daily dose of all the Mets news, quotes, and links that you need to know! Hello World! Jerry Manuel has no problem with Ryan Church, in fact he really likes the guy according to this report. […]

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To Panic or Not To Panic: Notes from an Increasingly Confused Fan

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

 The usual rule of thumb is Memorial Day weekend. Two months of baseball in should give an attentive and analytic fan a good sense of where his Mets are headed. We are now a game out of first as we try desperately to avoid a sweep at the hands of the Dodgers, having completed three […]

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Heroes of 1969: Ron Swoboda, The Heart Of A Lion

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

2009 marks the 40 year anniversary of our first World Championship. With today’s article and continuing through the summer I will pay tribute to some of the heroes of that 69 team. In 1961, President John F. Kennedy challenged America. He insisted that by the end of the decade, we put a man on the […]

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Mets Lose Third Straight, Dodgers Win 5-3

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

Mets played game 2 of a three game series against the red hot LA Dodgers, who are starting to say “Manny who?” The Dodgers took game one of this series in extra innings. The Mets are 9-9 on the road this season, while Dodgers have the best home record in the majors (15-3). Mets send […]

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5/19 Minor League Report – FERNANDO!!!

An article by posted on May 19, 2009 0 Comments

Buffalo 3, Pawtucket 4 Fernando Martinez hit a pair of homers off Clay Buchholz today, and that should’ve powered the Bisons to victory, and would’ve, if not for the Human Gas Can from Mexico (Carlos Muniz), who gave up a pair in the 8th inning to blow the game. Argenis Reyes also had a multi […]

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The Last Word On Last Night

An article by posted on May 19, 2009 0 Comments

The Mets committed a comedy of errors last night but not many bleary-eyed fans were laughing. If you were dedicated (crazy) enough to last past 2:30 in the morning, you were treated to arguably the worse 11th inning in team history. First, Ryan Church misses third base on a Angel Pagan double and the go-ahead […]

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Omar Minaya: Murphy’s Our First Baseman, No DL For Reyes

An article by posted on May 19, 2009 0 Comments

According to Adam Rubin of the Daily News, here are the main points covered during Omar Minaya’s conference call with the media. 1. As most of you already know, Carlos Delgado will be out an estimated ten weeks after surgery to repair his hip injury. The ten weeks is estimated based on the track record […]

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