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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Remembering ’86, Syndergaard vs. Utley, Health of David Wright

An article by posted on May 29, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Remembering ’86, Syndergaard vs. Utley, Health of David Wright

Memorial Day Weekend is in full swing and this week’s Talkin’ Mets podcast is a perfect way to spend some downtime. First, former member of the 1986 Mets Doug Sisk joins me to talk about the ’86 team, the innocent climb of ’84 and ’85, and why he decided not to attend last night’s ceremony […]

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MMO Fan Shot: The Umpires Strike Back

An article by posted on May 29, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: The Umpires Strike Back

An MMO Fan Shot by Michael Reilly The bases are loaded, with one out in the third inning and the Mets are down 3-1. Colorado’s Tony Wolters heads to the dugout after striking out. Not so fast, says home plate umpire Carlos Torres. You foul tipped it… A double and four runs later, the hole […]

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Book Review: Game 7, 1986 by Ron Darling

An article by posted on May 28, 2016 0 Comments
Book Review: Game 7, 1986 by Ron Darling

Ron Darling takes a detailed stroll down memory lane for a night most Met Fans see as one of the greatest evenings in the history of the organization.  Darling, however, looks back on it differently.  Recall the events with the former Major League pitcher and current SNY analyst as he remembers not only this evening, […]

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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Mets Sweep, Harvey Conundrum, Duda’s Back Issue

An article by posted on May 22, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Mets Sweep, Harvey Conundrum, Duda’s Back Issue

I am joined by MMO contributor and nationally syndicated talk show host, Tim Donner.  Tonight’s show is long, but chock full of great discussion and debate. The Mets ended the homestand on a high note, sweeping the Milwaukee Brewers before heading to DC for a three game series against the Washington Nationals. During the show […]

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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: West Coast Disappointment, Minor League Review, Bring on the Nats

An article by posted on May 15, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: West Coast Disappointment, Minor League Review, Bring on the Nats

This week we recap the Mets’ disappointing West Coast trip and preview the Washington Nationals series with Seth Everett of NBC Sports Radio. Hear Seth discuss why he is bullish on the Nationals and their manager, Dusty Baker. Then Michael Mayer of MMO and MetsMinors.net chats about the development of Dominic Smith, Amed Rosario and other […]

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WIN FREE VIP TICKETS TO KINGS OF QUEENS 1986 METS REUNION!

An article by posted on May 13, 2016 0 Comments
WIN FREE VIP TICKETS TO KINGS OF QUEENS 1986 METS REUNION!

Hey Mets Fans! How would you like to go to the hottest Mets event of the year celebrating the 1986 World Champion New York Mets! Here’s your opportunity to Win A Free VIP Ticket to the Kings of Queens Reunion with Darryl Strawberry, Dwight Gooden, and the 1986 Mets. Here are the details followed by […]

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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Guests Kevin Kernan and Michael Baron Discuss Colon, Harvey, Home Runs

An article by posted on May 9, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Guests Kevin Kernan and Michael Baron Discuss Colon, Harvey, Home Runs

Hear Kevin Kernan of the NY Post discuss Bartolo Colon’s historic home run and whether the Mets rely on too many long balls. Michael Baron, formerly of MetsBlog, recaps Matt Harvey’s start in San Diego with me. We also discuss the current Mets catching situation and Kevin shares some insights on the Travis d’Arnaud setback […]

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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Down on the Korner, and the Ascension of Michael Conforto

An article by posted on May 1, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Down on the Korner, and the Ascension of Michael Conforto

The Mets had another exciting week and are off to a 5-1 start to the homestand. April is over, but May brings another terrific edition of Talkin’ Mets. This week I talk to Mark Rosenman, co-author of the book “Down on the Korner: Ralph Kiner and Kiner’s Korner.” Mark and Howie Karpin are the first […]

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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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