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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Amazin’ Road Trip, Special Guest Jeff Passan

An article by posted on April 24, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Amazin’ Road Trip, Special Guest Jeff Passan

This week I talk about the Mets successful road trip and opine how their power surge may not be the blessing that it appears. Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports discusses his new book “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports.” I wrap things up by comparing Logan Verrett and Zack Wheeler. […]

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MMO Fan Shot: A New York Mets Time Warp

An article by posted on April 22, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: A New York Mets Time Warp

An MMO Fan Shot by by Laura (mookie4ever) I’ve always been fascinated with the science fiction concept of time travel, and its potential effect on the present if you went back in time and changed anything. Being a Trekkie as an idealistic kid, the Star Trek episodes that included time travel caught my attention the […]

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MMO Exclusive: Meet The Fan Who Rescued Mike Piazza’s Post 9/11 Jersey

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Meet The Fan Who Rescued Mike Piazza’s Post 9/11 Jersey

Thanks to Kevin Kernan of the New York Post, we all discovered that the post 9/11 jersey worn by Mike Piazza when he hit his epic homerun, was put up for auction with Goldin Auctions. The jersey faced an uncertain future until a group of three die-hard Mets fans stepped forward and purchased the jersey for a record […]

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MMO Exclusive: Catching Up With Darryl Strawberry

An article by posted on April 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Catching Up With Darryl Strawberry

  Baseball players tend to disappear after retirement. Without the spotlight of national media, or admiration of thousands of fans, they fade back into mainstream society. They leave only memories, and their absence from the game makes it easy to forget that these guys we watched on TV are still real people. My mission is […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Harvey’s Struggles, Wheeler’s Rehab, Terry’s Short Fuse

An article by posted on April 17, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Harvey’s Struggles, Wheeler’s Rehab, Terry’s Short Fuse

The latest edition of Talkin’ Mets is hot off the presses. In my opening monologue, I discuss Matt Harvey’s slow start and Terry Collins’ ability to handle the pressure of being the division favorite. Our first guest Mike Vorkunov of VICE Sports, catches up with Zack Wheeler during his rehab. Then James Flippin of WOR joins me to take […]

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Talkin’ Mets: No Need to Panic Yet

An article by posted on April 10, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: No Need to Panic Yet

Episode 2 is hot off the presses. I talk about why you shouldn’t jump on the “panic city” bandwagon just yet. Hear my positives from the week (hint it involves the bullpen and up-the-middle defense) and my concerns about David Wright’s defense. Howard Altman wrote a piece in the NY Observer entitled “Matt Harvey versus […]

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Tell Us Your Questions and Concerns for Tonight’s Talkin’ Mets Podcast

An article by posted on April 10, 2016 0 Comments
Tell Us Your Questions and Concerns for Tonight’s Talkin’ Mets Podcast

This thread is to get some Mets and podcast related comments, criticism and questions for tonight’s Talkin’ Mets show. It’s now been a week since Opening Night in Kansas City and a lot has transpired since then as the Mets head into this afternoon’s finale against the Philadelphia Phillies with a 2-2 record. We’ve seen […]

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Featured Article: All In From The Start For 2016 Mets

An article by posted on April 4, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: All In From The Start For 2016 Mets

An MMO Fan Shot by Laura (Mookie4Ever) Surviving as a lifelong Mets fan requires you to wall off your heart a little. You have to be cautious for your own sanity, because they will break your heart 14 out of 15 years. You naturally try not to get your hopes too high, so you can […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Baseball… The Family Game

An article by posted on April 3, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Baseball… The Family Game

An MMO Fan Shot by MetsFanInParadise The love of baseball runs through families. It’s passed from grandparent or parent to child. The bond baseball can form between between a father and child can be a special thing. It’s often portrayed in various art forms, and sports can be one medium across which the bond is built. […]

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Talkin’ Mets Episode 1: Road to Redemption

An article by posted on April 3, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Episode 1: Road to Redemption

Thanks for joining me for the inaugural podcast of Talkin’ Mets. You can check out the show page here. I think this goes without saying but nothing is off limits. This is a podcast that will strive to be fair and objective. Use this thread to discuss each episode and let us know what you […]

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