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Chad Kreuter Named New St. Lucie Mets Skipper

An article by posted on January 19, 2017 0 Comments
Chad Kreuter Named New St. Lucie Mets Skipper

The New York Mets have announced Chad Kreuter will become the 17th manager in the history of the St. Lucie Mets. St. Lucie is the Mets High-A affiliate that plays in the Florida State League. Kreuter said this in a team press release, ”It is an honor to be named a manager in professional baseball. The Mets are […]

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Edgardo Alfonzo Named Brooklyn Cyclones Manager

An article by posted on January 5, 2017 0 Comments
Edgardo Alfonzo Named Brooklyn Cyclones Manager

The Brooklyn Cyclones have announced that former Mets great and last year’s bench coach Edgardo Alfonzo will be their new manager for the 2017 season. Fonzie will become the 11th manager in Cyclones history as they look to make the playoffs for the first time since 2012. Alfonzo is part of a minor shake-up of […]

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Pedro Lopez to Become the New Las Vegas 51s’ Manager

An article by posted on December 2, 2016 0 Comments
Pedro Lopez to Become the New Las Vegas 51s’ Manager

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN, Pedro Lopez will replace Wally Backman as the manager of the Las Vegas 51s for the 2017 season. Frank Viola will stay as the 51s’ pitching coach and Jack Voigt will remain as the hitting coach for the 51s. Lopez, 47, was the Binghamton Mets manager for the past […]

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Lenny Dykstra: Terry Collins Is A Loser

An article by posted on December 1, 2016 0 Comments
Lenny Dykstra: Terry Collins Is A Loser

1986 Mets World Series champion Lenny Dykstra was on CBS’s Jake Brown Show and had some choice words to say about current Mets manager Terry Collins: “As long as Terry Collins is there, they’ll lose. I can’t take him. He’s a joke. At our 30-year reunion he’s shaking everyone’s hand… I said you’re lucky you got good […]

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Robin Ventura On The Bench

An article by posted on November 18, 2016 0 Comments
Robin Ventura On The Bench

At the end of the season manager Terry Collins said that he believed his staff would remain the same next season. This changed yesterday when we found out that Tim Teufel was being replaced by Glenn Sherlock as the third base coach. This move was made because Sherlock is going to coach the catchers and […]

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Mets Coaching Staff Expected to Return in 2017

An article by posted on October 6, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Coaching Staff Expected to Return in 2017

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, Terry Collins stated he met with Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson, and he expects the entire coaching staff to return next season. The 2017 season is the last season Collins is under contract as the Mets manager.  Collins is the 20th manager in Mets history, and […]

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Collins Had His Finest Moment As Mets Manager

An article by posted on September 29, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Had His Finest Moment As Mets Manager

During this three game series with the Miami Marlins, Terry Collins yet again showed everyone why he is a good human being and a leader of men. The Mets were in a terrible spot after the Jose Fernandez death. The team had to get up for the three game set while also showing proper reverence […]

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Mets Asst. GM Ricco Not Getting Twins Job

An article by posted on September 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Asst. GM Ricco Not Getting Twins Job

Update -  According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN, Mets assistant GM John Ricco is no longer in the mix for the Minnesota Twins VP of Baseball Operations job. Original Report September 16th – The Minnesota Twins are expected to ask the New York Mets for permission to speak to assistant general manager John Ricco for […]

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Terry Collins Wants to Return in 2017

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Wants to Return in 2017

Terry Collins wants to return as manager of the Mets in 2017, according to a report by Marc Carig of Newsday. “If I’m back – and hopefully I am – I’ll go after it the same way,” said Collins, who has one year left on his contract. “And if I’m not, I will say thanks a […]

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Featured Article: Terry Collins Is On The Hot Seat

An article by posted on August 19, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: Terry Collins Is On The Hot Seat

In Jon Heyman’s Today’s Knuckleball piece, he states that Terry Collins is not only on the hot seat, but he also ranks him as the manager most likely to be fired this season. Heyman noted that Sandy Alderson wanted to fire Collins two years ago. Ownership that intervened on Collins’ behalf. Collins rewarded ownership’s trust […]

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