Ollie Plays For Ollie!

An article by posted on May 15, 2010 0 Comments

In the you knew it was coming department the Mets have taken Oliver Perez out of the starting rotation today.  As of right now there is no announcement on who will be taking his spot in the rotation.  Unfortunately Oliver Perez is currently staying on the active roster as he will be placed in the […]

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Mets Fall Below .500, Lose 7-5 To Marlins

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Mets drop game three of the series to the Marlins 7-5. Mets drop to one game below .500, lose their fourth straight game, and lost their first five road series series this season. Game Summary John Maine did not continue his stream of quality starts as the first twelve pitches he threw in the game […]

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Rays Shed Burrell & His $9MM Salary, Would Mets Ever Be So Bold?

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According to this post on Twitter from the Tampa Tribune, the Tampa Bay Rays have designated outfielder Pat Burrell for assignment to make room for Hank Blalock. Burrell was hitting just .202/.292/.333 this year and had fallen out of favor with the organization and the fans. But what is most important to note is that the Rays, […]

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Oswalt Is Not An Option, But What About Pedro?

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In a post to his blog, Mike Puma of the NY Post writes that Mets fans shouldn’t hold their breath waiting for the team to trade for Houston Astros ace, Roy Oswalt. Roy Oswalt’s name is out there as a potential reinforcement for a team in need of pitching help, but don’t expect the Mets to […]

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R.A. Dickey Has Another Solid Start And Could Replace Perez

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  On Monday, May 10, I wrote a post in which I said that minor leaguers Chris Carter and R.A. Dickey could be ripe for a promotion and days away from joining the Mets. First baseman Chris Carter was promoted the very next day and paid immediate dividends by lining an RBI double later that night. […]

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Penny For Your Thoughts On The $36 Million Dollar Man

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Penny For Your Thoughts On The $36 Million Dollar Man

Alright, folks. What is really going on here? Not one of you can convince me that Oliver Perez doesn’t need to be sat down or worse as of right now. I challenge you to try, but it’s an uphill battle just like practically every time he comes to the mound. Any Met fan that’s been watching […]

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5/14 Minor League Report! WILMER FLORES, Lagares, too…

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AAA International League: Buffalo 5/10/1, Norfolk 3/9/2 RA Dickey had another outstanding outing today, with 8 innings of 8 hit, 3 run (all UER) ball for his 4th win. Elmer Dessens picked up his 5th save. cf Jason Pridie 0 for 4, K, .281 rf Jesus Feliciano 2 for 4, BB, K, .357 1b Mike […]

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Citi Field Tours Now Available

An article by posted on May 14, 2010 0 Comments

Its no wonder with attendance being down more than 6,000 per game over last year, that the Mets have decided to entice their fans by offering tours of their new world-class home. I went on a tour of Shea Stadium many years ago, and I must admit, it was a really fun time.  Being able […]

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What Do The Mets Do Now?

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After an exciting eight game winning streak that made believers once again out of those who doubted, we’ve watched our beloved Metsies go 4-8 in their last twelve games, currently only one game over .500.  The bright spot in that is that the last ten games have been decided by two runs or less, which […]

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Hi, My Name is Jeffy and I Like Apples…

An article by posted on May 14, 2010 0 Comments

Well I can’t say for sure whether Jeff Francoeur likes to eat apples or not, but he definitely likes to play for the Big Apple.  I figured today I would talk a little about a player for the Mets who is slowly becoming one of my favorite Met players of all-time.  Mr. Jeff Francoeur joined this team […]

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