Another Grand Performance From Willie’s Guys

An article by posted on April 25, 2008

"He’s my guy. I stick with my guys." I’m sure there’s no need for me to reveal the source of that quote. After all we’ve been hearing those same words day after day for over a year now. You can’t fault a manager for showing confidence in his players, but at some point you have […]

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Please Don’t Tell Me This Is As Good As It Gets!

An article by posted on April 24, 2008

The next time you see Billy Wagner walk to the mound in the ninth inning, you might be seeing history in the making… Well, maybe Mets history… Or maybe not… You see, Billy Wagner has started this season by pitching eight straight no-hit innings. Gulp… That’s right, he’s just three outs a way from a No-Hitter! Well at least the […]

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Mets May Have Caught Themselves A Whopper

An article by posted on April 24, 2008

Mike Carp is pushing his way onto the minds of the Mets hierarchy with every passing day and every line drive hit. His stock had been on the rise a couple of years ago but then cooled off after an injury riddled 2007 season. He was hardly heard of again until the start of this […]

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Will Delgado Ever Return To Form Or Are We Kidding Ourselves?

An article by posted on April 24, 2008

Jeremy Cothran of the Star-Ledger takes a close look at Carlos Delgado in his column this morning. He is among the growing majority that believes Delgado is in a downward spiral that has created a black hole in the middle of the Mets lineup. For the better part of his career, there were few sluggers […]

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Is Our Pen Running Out Of Ink?

An article by posted on April 23, 2008

Adam Rubin of the Daily News had an interesting side note to his article this morning… Met starters are averaging 5.8 innings through the first 19 games. Met relievers have made 70 appearances out of the pen through the first 19 games. Last season the Met bullpen logged one appearance shy of 500 for the […]

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Hell Freezes Over – Randolph Drops Delgado To Sixth

An article by posted on April 23, 2008

Sometimes logic eventually prevails when it comes to the New York Mets. In a surprise move, Willie Randolph finally dropped Carlos Delgado down to sixth in the order. It was a move that Mets fans have been screaming for on Mets blogs everywhere. Ryan Church will step in at bat fifth behind cleanup hitter Carlos […]

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Willie Randolph Is Afraid Of Carlos Delgado

An article by posted on April 23, 2008

At least that’s what Joe Benigno of WFAN says. This morning after his opening monologue, he made a good case for his assertion. Why did Willie Randolph go out of his way to burn up Jose Reyes after the Cubs finale regarding the play where he threw the ball home and got an out? Reyes might have been able to […]

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The ’08 Mets – So Far, So-So

An article by posted on April 23, 2008

Ok, ok. We were swept by the Cubs in a short two-game series in Chicago. The Cubs are going to be a force to be reckoned with in the National League this year, and since you can’t win ‘em all, at least we didn’t lose to a crummy team. Tonight begins the next chapter in […]

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Why Was Ryan Church Out Of The Lineup?

An article by posted on April 23, 2008

As much as I love Willie, sometimes I just have to question his logic. Case in point yesterday’s game against the Cubs… The Mets have just lost two heart breaking games and they surely needed a win in the finale against the Cubs. Why on earth would you pick that game to rest Ryan Church? […]

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Carlos Delgado: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

An article by posted on April 22, 2008

Where will the the saga of Carlos Delgado take us this year? It’s a long story, so you better grab a seat and sit yourself down for a spell. The tale begins in April of last season, and takes us back to the old days of the "Wild, Wild West", when a town would hire themselves a gunslinger to […]

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