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Ya Gotta Believe # 45 Needs To Be Retired First

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments
Ya Gotta Believe # 45 Needs To Be Retired First

Earlier this season we all heard the gut-wrenching news that our beloved Gary Carter was diagnosed with a brain tumor. As the tears dried and the reality began to settle in, a discussion ensued. The Mets need to retire #8 for Gary. Others countered that if #8 is retired, then #17 for Keith must be […]

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Beltran Will Only Approve A Deal To NL Team

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments
Beltran Will Only Approve A Deal To NL Team

Here is the latest on the Carlos Beltran trade front. Updated 7/24 8:00 PM According to Jayson Stark of ESPN, Carlos Beltran has told the Mets he only wants to be traded to one of seven National League contenders. Carlos Beltran told a friend this weekend that despite his public statements that he would approve […]

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Is Bringing Santana Back This Season Worth The Risk?

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments

Johan Santana threw a bullpen session today at Sun Lite Stadium in front of Terry Collins, John Debus, and Randy Niemann. According to the NY Times, Santana said he felt good after throwing 45 pitches in the bullpen Sunday morning, paving the way for him to begin pitching in minor-league rehabilitation games. If Santana’s surgically […]

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For Old Time’s Sake, Let Beltran Finish His Mets Career Playing Centerfield

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments
For Old Time’s Sake, Let Beltran Finish His Mets Career Playing Centerfield

Last night while speaking to Joe, he said something that really struck a chord with me. “Wouldn’t it be awesome if Terry Collins would let Beltran play his final days as a Mets in centerfield for old time’s sake?” How awesome would that be? Do it Terry, do it! Here are the first of some new Carlos Beltran […]

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Carlos Beltran’s Top 5 Mets Moments

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments
Carlos Beltran’s Top 5 Mets Moments

Where have the last seven years gone? As Carlos Beltran heads into the final lap of his Met career, we take a look back at the five greatest moments of one of the greatest players ever to suit up for the New York Mets. 5. The First Win As A Met – April 10, 2005 Setting […]

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Pagan Drawing Interest, Gary Brown Was A Late Scratch Last Night

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments

According to Andy Martino of the Daily News, Mets centerfielder Angel Pagan  is drawing interest from at least one team that has contacted the Mets, but also speculates that Carlos Beltran will likely be the only player the Mets will move before the deadline. Pagan has taken a huge hit in value since his breakthrough season last year […]

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Does Beltran Go Sooner Than Later If Wright Gets Hot?

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments
Does Beltran Go Sooner Than Later If Wright Gets Hot?

Third baseman David Wright since returning from his back injury has gone 3-10 with a pair of doubles and 4 RBIs. My immediate thought on that is, if Wright continues to hit the ground running coming off the DL, will Alderson deal Carlos Beltran sooner rather than later? With a week to go until the deadline, Beltran represents the best bat […]

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Starting Line-up, Game Preview: Mets @ Marlins

An article by posted on July 24, 2011 0 Comments
Starting Line-up, Game Preview: Mets @ Marlins

NEW YORK METS AT FLORIDA MARLINS RHP Dillon Gee (9-3, 3.67) vs. RHP Anibal Sanchez (6-3, 3.52) Starting Line-up Jose Reyes – SS Justin Turner – 2B Carlos Beltran – RF David Wright – 3B Daniel Murphy – 1B Angel Pagan – CF Jason Bay – LF Josh Thole – C Dillon Gee – RHP […]

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Time To Pull The Plug On Mike Pelfrey

An article by posted on July 23, 2011 0 Comments
Time To Pull The Plug On Mike Pelfrey

This is a tough post for me to write. I’ve been a fan of Mike Pelfrey since he came up and I’ve defended him countless times over the years. I even suggested right here last season that the Mets should lock up Mike Pelfrey based on his great 1st half. With each start since than, it […]

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Morning Grind: Should Dickey, Izzy and Paulino Be Off Limits At Trade Deadline?

An article by posted on July 23, 2011 0 Comments

According to ESPN, the Mets have received no shortage of inquiries from other teams regarding catcher Ronny Paulino, but the Mets are opting to hang onto him for the rest of this season. Really? Team sources also confirmed that they won’t trade Jason Isringhausen either because they have chosen to keep him as a mentor to Bobby […]

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