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Mets Players Receive Record $300K World Series Share

An article by posted on November 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Players Receive Record $300K World Series Share

Major League Baseball announced the 2015 Postseason Shares on Monday in a press release. A full Postseason Share for the 2015 World Series Champion Kansas City Royals was worth $370,069.03, while a full share for the National League Champion New York Mets totaled $300,757.78. The average share value for the Mets was a record high […]

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Are You Ready For A Mets Dynasty?

An article by posted on October 20, 2015 0 Comments
Are You Ready For A Mets Dynasty?

Jon Morosi of Fox Sports points out that the New York Mets’ postseason rotation comprised of Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Matt Harvey and Steven Matz are historically the second quartet in modern baseball to meet the following criteria: 1. They are each 27 or younger. 2. They made their Major League Baseball debuts with the […]

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Red, White & Dodger Blue

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
Red, White & Dodger Blue

How about a Norse analogy for the celebration of our own nation’s independence? Noah “Thor” Syndergaard goes into the belly of the beast, Dodger Stadium itself, and matches arguably the greatest pitcher in the league over the past three years. T’was no rainbow bridge in this tale. Just one of the visitor unfriendliest venues in […]

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July 4th, 1985: The Show Must Go On

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
July 4th, 1985: The Show Must Go On

Thousands of baseball books have been published. Millions of baseball stories have been told, every one of them starts with the same basic understanding: two teams, nine innings, balls, strikes, runs, hits and errors. Along the way there are various twists and turns ending in perfect games, no-hitters, walk off home runs and everything in […]

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Jacob deGrom and Wife Stacey Talk About Their Home In New York City

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom and Wife Stacey Talk About Their Home In New York City

Here’s a cool video from our friends at Coldwell Banker. It’s Jacob deGrom and his beautiful wife Stacey showing off their home away from home in New York City. DeGrom talks about the memories of playing catch with his dad growing up, something he still enjoys doing in the off season. The 2014 MLB Rookie of […]

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Fair’s Fair, Except When It’s Unfair

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
Fair’s Fair, Except When It’s Unfair

Perhaps one of the “fairest” ballparks in Major League Baseball (not to mention the most beautiful), PNC Park in Pittsburgh has seemed a little biased against the visiting Mets these past two games. Even Matt Harvey seemed a little “penetrable” with his back to the Allegheny on Saturday. The test, I believe, the Mets will […]

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MLB To Launch Investigation Into Rash of Positive Stanozolol Results

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
MLB To Launch Investigation Into Rash of Positive Stanozolol Results

Commonly sold under the name Winstrol (oral) and Wonstrol Depot (intramuscular), Stanozolol is a synthetic anabolic steroid that began to be widely used in sports during the 80’s but which has actually been around since 1962. It was in fact the steroid that Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson tested positive on in 1988. As of 4/14, […]

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Heath Bell Announces Retirement

An article by posted on March 25, 2015 0 Comments
Heath Bell Announces Retirement

After being released by the Washington Nationals on Monday, veteran reliever and former Met Heath Bell has announced his retirement from Major League Baseball. Bell told MLB.com’s Corey Brock: “My kids wanted me home. What’s more important: my kids or the big leagues? I’ve already accomplished more than I ever dreamed of. Now it’s time […]

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MLB to Allow Local Games to be Streamed on Phones and Tablets

An article by posted on March 20, 2015 0 Comments
MLB to Allow Local Games to be Streamed on Phones and Tablets

MLB is finally going to  about to allow the ability to stream local baseball games on smartphones and tablets — including Mets games in New York, provided you already subscribe to SNY through a standard cable provider, Josh Kosman of the New York Post reports. “Major League Baseball is expected to announce in the next few days […]

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Pete Rose Formally Asks To Have Lifetime Ban Lifted

An article by posted on March 16, 2015 0 Comments
Pete Rose Formally Asks To Have Lifetime Ban Lifted

Pete Rose has made a formal request to be reinstated to Major League Baseball, and new commissioner Rob Manfred agreed to meet with Rose and hear him out. “I want to make sure I understand all of the details of the Dowd Report and Commissioner Bart Giamatti’s decision and the agreement that was ultimately reached,” […]

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Did The Mets Offseason Meet Or Exceed Your Expectations?

An article by posted on February 19, 2015 0 Comments
Did The Mets Offseason Meet Or Exceed Your Expectations?

There is so much chatter from fans on Mets Twitter and even more so in the Mets Blogosphere regarding expectations and how the front office ultimately handled the offseason. The mainstream media is giving the Mets two thumbs down, I’m sure you’ve read most of their assessments. About a dozen MLB analysts and reporters list […]

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