Omar, Any Respect I Had For You Is Gone!

An article by posted on July 28, 2009 0 Comments

Before you read any further I just want to make it clear that I have never, I repeat never inquired about getting a job with Player Development for the New York Mets. Yesterday Omar Minaya after what I am sure was an exhausting investigation into the Tony Bernazard situation finally announced that the Mets fired […]

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Jeff Francoeur Is Just What The Mets Needed

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Jeff Francoeur Is Just What The Mets Needed

When the Mets traded Ryan Church to the Atlanta Braves for Jeff Francoeur, there was an outcry among Mets fans such as I’ve never heard before over a trade that I thought was a great one for the Mets. All of a sudden Ryan Church was looked upon as this golden boy, when in fact […]

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The Omar and Adam Show

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I just finished watching the Mets post game show on SNY, and I have to say, I am shocked by Omar Minaya’s comments about Daily News Mets beat reporter Adam Rubin. How can Omar Minaya say with a straight face that Rubin wrote his articles with the intent of tearing down Tony Bernazard? Omar once […]

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‘The Bronx Zoo’ Moves To Queens

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Just a few short seasons ago we seemed on the edge of something great. We were preparing ourselves for several years of NL dominance unprecedented in Mets history. We locked up young studs David Wright and Jose Reyes to long term contracts, added 5-tool superstar Carlos Beltran and mixed in veteran presences like Pedro Martinez […]

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Stokes Out To Prove Pessimistic Wagner Wrong

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During an interview with the New York Post two weeks ago injured Mets reliever, Billy Wagner was asked about what he role with the club would be. Wagner was very honest and blunt in his response about whether or not he thought he would have a significant spot in the bullpen. “No. Not at all. […]

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Mets Slam Rockies 7-3, Get One Game Closer In Wild Card

An article by posted on July 27, 2009 0 Comments

If the Mets were distracted by all of today’s craziness off the field, they sure didn’t show it on the field as they took the opener of a crucial four-game series against the Colorado Rockies, 7-3 tonight at Citi Field. The win puts them a full game closer to a Wild Card spot as they […]

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Final Thoughts On Bernazard

An article by posted on July 27, 2009 0 Comments

This afternoon we learned that Omar Minaya has satiated, for the time being, the faithful by throwing the head-still attached to the body of Tony Bernazard to the wolves. As if a suffering Mets fan will rush to their favorite gin mill after work and start celebrating. Who really cares about a behind the scenes […]

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7/27 Minor League Report! THOLE, FULLER!

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Buffalo 3, Indianapolis 4 2b Andy Green 1 for 5, 2 Ks, .217 cf Jesus Feliciano 2 for 4, run, 2b, K, .313 lf Nick Evans 1 for 4, run, 3b, K, .160 c Rene Rivera 1 for 4, RBI, K, .252 1b Mike Lamb 1 for 3, .236 3b Javier Castillo 0 for 4, […]

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Mets Fire Tony Bernazard (Finally)

An article by posted on July 27, 2009 0 Comments

We are just minutes away from a 3:45 PM press conference at which time Omar Minaya is expected to announce that Mets VP of Player Development, Tony Bernazard has been fired. The NY Post and ESPN have already confirmed the news through their sources. The press conference can be viewed on SNY or heard on […]

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NL East Report

An article by posted on July 27, 2009 0 Comments

Atlanta Braves: (7-3; -6.5) The Braves took two of three from the Milwaukee Brewers, and will open a series in Florida Tuesday night. If the Braves make any moves at the deadline, it would be to help their pen, as they do not seem to have any glaring holes, just areas that could use help. […]

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