A Worthwhile Cause From A Former New York Met

An article by posted on September 16, 2010 0 Comments

It’s rare to write about Major League Baseball – the New York Mets specifically – and not fall into the usual daily depressing nitpicking, the armchair quarterbacking, that the organization seems to have provided it’s loyal fans the last few years. The New York Mets are certainly a sports writers dream considering that they are […]

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Morning Grind: Mind of Manuel, Attack of the Clones

An article by posted on September 16, 2010 0 Comments

Met Nation, Welcome to this Thursday edition of the Grind. I got finals, dude!  It’s been an interesting week to say the least and the fans have been taking sides on how the team should proceed going forward, who to start and who to sit, who to hire and who to fire. The Mets have turned into […]

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Mets Offense Hangs On To Win Third Straight 8-7

An article by posted on September 16, 2010 0 Comments

Jenrry Mejia didnt make it out of the third due to injury, but the Mets offense came through big and won their third straight. Game Notes Jenrry Mejia was removed in the third inning and diagnosed with a pulled muscle behind his shoulder. After throwing the pitch, he appeared to clutch his back. Hopefully, this […]

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Morning Grind: GM/Coach, Touchables, Trading Places, World Series

An article by posted on September 15, 2010 0 Comments

Good Morning, Met Nation. With less than 18 games in the season, we are faced with the inevitable: Another unsatisfying end to the Mets season. We have spent countless hours talking about what might change, comings and goings, and what modicum of success our beloved Mets will have next year. The only thing that is […]

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Welcome To Fred’s World

An article by posted on September 15, 2010 0 Comments

With all the chatter here – and elsewhere – about who should be fired, or not have their contract renewed, I thought I would find out who all these people are. We’re talking about a multi-million dollar business operation here, not sandlot baseball, you know. For those who are intent on changing the various Mets […]

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Dickey Sticks It To Pirates, Mets Win 9-1

An article by posted on September 15, 2010 0 Comments

R.A. Dickey was spectacular tonight and the Mets offense went ballistic in the beginning of the game to secure at least a series tie in beating the Pirates 9-1 on Tuesday. Game Notes R.A. Dickey was great today, going for the complete game win, his only run allowed on an RBI groundout in the ninth […]

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9/14 Minor League Playoff Report! CECILIANI!!!

An article by posted on September 14, 2010 0 Comments

Reminder: This is my last report offsite, it’s been an honor and pleasure sharing these with you over the past few years. Be sure to check out the site (http://www.metsprospecthub.com). Tej A- New York Penn League: Brooklyn 1/5/3, TriCity 5/11/2, Cyclones lose championship series 0-2. Yohan Almonte gave up 3 runs (1 earned) on 7 […]

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ESPN, The Worldwide Leader In Snorts

An article by posted on September 14, 2010 0 Comments

I can’t believe that a smart guy like Rob Neyer would write an article that bashes Mets GM Omar Minaya for trading Heath Bell at the end of the 2006 season. It’s one of the worst cases of Monday Morning Quarterbacking I’ve ever seen from a national sports journalist. I wouldn’t have minded that much if this was some rant […]

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K-Rod Tries To Save Relationship, Blows It, Faces New Charges

An article by posted on September 14, 2010 0 Comments

As being reported on MLB.com, Mets closer Francisco Rodriguez is in hot water again and will face additional charges in his assault case stemming from the incident last month at Citi Field. Prosecutors said Rodriguez violated the order of protection issued against him by sending his girlfriend 56 text messages. As a result, Rodriguez will be charged with […]

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Johan Santana Has Successful Surgery

An article by posted on September 14, 2010 0 Comments

According to Mets.com, Johan Santana underwent successful surgery on Tuesday to repair a torn capsule in his left shoulder. The procedure was performed by Mets team doctor David Altchek at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. The timetable for Santana’s return is unclear, although the Mets expressed optimism last week that their ace […]

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