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Vacant Announcers, Hanley’s Hair, and a 600 LB. J-Lo

An article by posted on March 30, 2009 0 Comments

Some stories you just can’t make up. But they are entertaining on a slow news day. During the Mets-Orioles rain delayed game yesterday, the Oriole announcers left after the 1st rain delay. So for the 8 innings afterward, there was no commentary. I guess we’re not the only ones growing tired waiting for Spring Training […]

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Latest Mets News – One More Week!

An article by posted on March 30, 2009 0 Comments

I can’t believe it… just one more week until opening day! There’s a lot of little things here and there to report this morning, and rather than inundate you with a half dozen little posts, I’ll get all of you caught up on the latest. Yesterday, the Mets lost a rain-soaked affair 5-1 to the […]

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Mets Notes: Possible Trade, Roster Cuts, Citi Field

An article by posted on March 29, 2009 0 Comments

Brian Stokes Trade? According to the Detroit Free Press, the Tigers had serious discussions with the New York Mets in recent days about relief pitcher Brian Stokes, the Free Press has learned, but the chances for a deal fell dramatically when the Mets determined that Stokes was likely to make their Opening Day roster. The […]

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Fantasy Info: Rookies You Should Know For 2009

An article by posted on March 29, 2009 0 Comments

Here is an excellent list of some rookies who could make an impact in 2009 from AP’s Jay Cohen. LHP David Price, Tampa Bay - The No. 1 overall pick in the 2007 draft breezed through the Rays’ minor league system last year before helping the new AL East powerhouse reach the World Series after a […]

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Luis Castillo Wants To Win

An article by posted on March 28, 2009 0 Comments

In eight days, the Mets begin a new season with a new bullpen, a new bench, and a new fifth starter. All else remains the same for the most part, including at second base where Luis Castillo returns for the second year of his four year deal. Nobody could have thought that Castillo would be back in […]

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Mets Trim Sullivan, Villone, Figueroa, Muniz From Roster

An article by posted on March 27, 2009 0 Comments

The New York Post has confirmed that the Mets cleared up their bullpen picture tonight by releasing Ron Villone, reassigning Nelson Figueroa and optioning Carlos Muniz. Barring a late move, Villone’s release means the Mets have decided to go with Pedro Feliciano as their lone left-handed reliever at the start of the season. With Brian Stokes […]

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And The Winner Is…

An article by posted on March 27, 2009 0 Comments

Field of Dreams   Field of Dreams took on The Natural in the final round of the tournament, and much like Roy Hobbs did in the movie, it knocked the stuffing out of the ball. The final vote tally was 504 – 425. Either movie could have won and I’m sure few would have been […]

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Your Morning Links – The Best of the Mets Blogosphere

An article by posted on March 27, 2009 0 Comments

A new daily feature that will bring the best of the Mets blogosphere right to your desktop. It’s the perfect compliment to your morning brew. Omar Minaya reiterated his stance on players going to the WBC, even in the face of comments made by pitching coach Dan Warthen who believes the WBC ruined Oliver Perez’s […]

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Dan Warthen Sounds The Alarm On Oliver Perez

An article by posted on March 26, 2009 0 Comments

Ben Shpigel of the NY Times reveals the mounting concern over the Mets’ $36 million dollar man, Oliver Perez. Pitching coach Dan Warthen had some scathing remarks after seeing Oliver Perez fail to make it out of the fourth inning yesterday in a 10-6 loss to the Tigers. The pitching coach Dan Warthen called him […]

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This Is It… Watch, Then Decide!

An article by posted on March 26, 2009 0 Comments

It’s getting close to deciding the winner of our March Baseball Movie Madness Tournament.   By the looks of the voting so far, Field of Dreams has a tiny lead over The Natural. To help all of you decide between the two, enjoy these two clips that feature the signature moments in each classic movie. […]

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