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Good Fundies Episode 28: Four More Years of Yoenis Cespedes (with Jared Diamond)

An article by posted on November 30, 2016 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 28: Four More Years of Yoenis Cespedes (with Jared Diamond)

Brian and Roger were joined by Jared Diamond of The Wall Street Journal! He talked about the possible lockout, what really goes on during the Winter Meetings and the Rule 5 draft, the excellent newsletter he writes with Mike Vorkunov, and what Yoenis Cespedes’ signing portends for the future of the rest of the Mets […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Latest on Yoenis Cespedes with Rich Mancuso

An article by posted on November 27, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Latest on Yoenis Cespedes with Rich Mancuso

This week, Rich Mancuso of New York Sports Day gives me the latest rumors on the Mets’ pursuit of Yoenis Cespedes. Last year, Rich was one of the first to report the return of Cespedes to the Mets. He lets me know what his sources are saying as to the odds of a Cespedes return, […]

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Good Fundies Episode 27: The Disbarring of Bartolo Colon, Attorney at Law

An article by posted on November 22, 2016 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 27: The Disbarring of Bartolo Colon, Attorney at Law

Roger and Brian said so long to two beloved players – Bartolo Colon and Eric Campbell, and hello again to Neil Walker, and wondered if the additions and subtractions will equal better things. Then the two ran down the top free agents in baseball and figured out who would make excellent new Mets. Brian again […]

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Talkin’ Mets: 40-Man Maneuvers and Cespedes Rumblings

An article by posted on November 20, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: 40-Man Maneuvers and Cespedes Rumblings

During tonight’s show I discuss the latest rumors surrounding free agent Yoenis Cespedes, including this exclusive report from Joe D. of Metsmerized Online, and I predict the Mets will sign the star outfielder by the Winter Meetings. During the show I also discuss why relief pitching will get overvalued in the wake of the Brett Cecil […]

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Shoebox Memories: 1964 Topps Casey Teaches Kranepool

An article by posted on November 20, 2016 0 Comments
Shoebox Memories: 1964 Topps Casey Teaches Kranepool

As Casey Stengel was reported to say to reporters during the 1966 preseason, “We’ve got a couple of kids here, and they’re both 20 years old. In 10 years the first one, Kranepool, has a chance to be a star. In 10 years the other guy has a chance to be 30.”  The card above is […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Matt Ehalt on Walker, Cespedes and Bruce vs. Granderson

An article by posted on November 13, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Matt Ehalt on Walker, Cespedes and Bruce vs. Granderson

Today I am joined by Matt Ehalt of the The Record to discuss the latest hot stove news with the New York Mets. Hear us talk about why letting Bartolo Colon go was the right thing to do, the Yoenis Cespedes market and whether Neil Walker will accept the Qualifying Offer. We also talk about […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Kicking Off the Hot Stove Season

An article by posted on November 6, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Kicking Off the Hot Stove Season

Talkin’ Mets returns to the airwaves on Sunday as I set-up the offseason by giving my state-of-the-union and answering Hear me talk about what the Mets can learn from the Cubs championship season, how Sandy Alderson can take a lesson from Steve Phillips 1998 offseason when it comes to Yoenis Cespedes and what free agents […]

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MMO Exclusive: Mets Relief Prospect Paul Sewald

An article by posted on November 4, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Mets Relief Prospect Paul Sewald

Paul Sewald was drafted by the Mets in the 2012 draft in the 10th round out of the University of San Diego. The right-handed reliever made his pro debut in spectacular fashion with the Brooklyn Cyclones. He had a 1.88 ERA, 0.98 WHIP and went 4 for 4 in save chances. Paul would follow up his […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Right-Handed Platoon Options Mets Should Consider

An article by posted on November 4, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Right-Handed Platoon Options Mets Should Consider

An MMO Fan Shot by Travis (T Boogy) Believe it or not, money may be an issue this off-season for the Mets. Yes, sarcasm. Seriously, though, if Yoenis Cespedes re-signs then there will not be much money to go around for other free agents given that several young Mets are due for substantial raises in […]

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Good Fundies Episode 25: The 1st Annual Fundies Awards

An article by posted on October 20, 2016 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 25: The 1st Annual Fundies Awards

Roger and Brian hosted the first ever Fundies awards, celebrating the best and worst and everything in-between of the 2016 Mets season. They also interpreted Wilmer Flores’ enigmatic snapchat pics and talked about the playoffs and the upcoming World Series, which apparently, despite the lack of Mets involvement is still scheduled to take place. In […]

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