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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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MMO Exclusive: ESPN’s Jayson Stark Gives His Take on the Mets

An article by posted on March 31, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: ESPN’s Jayson Stark Gives His Take on the Mets

Jayson Stark is most known for his work at the national level covering baseball for ESPN and as a senior writer for ESPN.com.  He’s been around the game for four decades, writing columns, authoring three baseball books, and reporting on ESPN and MLB Network.  I recently caught up with Jayson and he was kind enough […]

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MMO Exclusive: Adam Rubin Sizes Up Mets As Spring Training Draws To An End

An article by posted on March 30, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Adam Rubin Sizes Up Mets As Spring Training Draws To An End

ESPN New York’s Adam Rubin is well known for his intensive coverage of the Mets, live tweeting games, interviewing players, and breaking stories as they happen.  I recently had the chance to talk with Adam and hear his take on the young aces, David Wright, and his expectations of the team this season. Noah: Coming […]

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MMO Hall of Fame: Tug McGraw Believed When No One Else Did

An article by posted on March 22, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Hall of Fame: Tug McGraw Believed When No One Else Did

Someone once said “A baseball team is a living breathing thing.” If that’s true, Tom Seaver is our heart, Gil Hodges our brain, Gary Carter our lungs (he breathed life into the Mets in Game 6), Bob Murphy our voice, Keith Hernandez our eyes. And Tug McGraw? Tug would be our spirit. America has changed […]

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MMO Exclusive: Greg Prince Discusses “Amazin’ Again” and 2015 Season

An article by posted on March 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Greg Prince Discusses “Amazin’ Again” and 2015 Season

We have a special treat for you today as beloved Mets historian, die-hard Mets fan and popular author Greg Prince of Faith and Fear in Flushing, was kind enough to answer some questions about his brand new book Amazin’ Again which went on sale March 15. Amazin’ Again captures all the drama and magic of […]

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Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Ron Swoboda

An article by posted on March 16, 2016 0 Comments
Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Ron Swoboda

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 to […]

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