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Looking At The Mets’ Big Picture

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Looking At The Mets’ Big Picture

Painful. No other word for what I felt, for what we all felt, as we watched a pitching duel for the ages come to a crashing halt with a disastrous ninth inning. Many of us vented on social media; many of us flooded the comments section of this blog, to let out our frustration. Blame […]

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Jose Reyes Wants to Finish Career with Mets

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Jose Reyes Wants to Finish Career with Mets

The New York Mets provided Jose Reyes with the second chance he needed to help revive his career. He performed better than anyone could have hoped and now Reyes never wants to leave again. Reyes originally signed with the Mets as an international free agent at the young age of 16. After leaving the Mets […]

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Good Fundies Episode 24: What Kind of Day Has It Been

An article by posted on 07/10/2016 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 24: What Kind of Day Has It Been

Roger and Brian talked about the wild card game, praising Noah Syndergaard but mostly they figured out where things went wrong. They also explored jinxes and weird superstitions before getting into which pending free agents on the team – including Yoenis Cespedes – the Mets should keep. They were so bummed out and annoyed that […]

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Here Are the Mets’ Options if Cespedes Opts Out

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Here Are the Mets’ Options if Cespedes Opts Out

It looks as though the Mets’ offseason plans will be largely contingent on whether Yoenis Cespedes opts in or out of the two remaining years of his contract. If he opts in, then the Mets retain their best hitter for at least another season. But if he opts out, he will become one of the […]

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Cespedes Is Mets Candidate For Hank Aaron Award

An article by posted on 06/10/2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Is Mets Candidate For Hank Aaron Award

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has been nominated for the Hank Aaron Award, which is awarded to the most outstanding offensive performer in each league. Cespedes followed up his strong 2015 season with an equally offensively potent 2016, slamming 31 homers with 86 RBI’s. The Cuban slugger also slugged a quality .280/.354/.530 in 132 games. Cespedes […]

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Mets Coaching Staff Expected to Return in 2017

An article by posted on 06/10/2016 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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Michael Conforto: Potential First Baseman?

An article by posted on 06/10/2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto: Potential First Baseman?

Mets outfielder Michael Conforto may learn to play first base during Spring Training, Matt Ehalt of the Record reports. What does this mean for Lucas Duda or James Loney? The first baseman is arbitration eligible this offseason, and the Mets may choose to move past the Duda era. Duda appeared in just 47 games for […]

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Questioning the Wild Card Game Decisions

An article by posted on 06/10/2016 0 Comments
Questioning the Wild Card Game Decisions

As Conor Gillaspie joined the ranks of Dave Henderson, Mike Scioscia, and Yadier Molina, all I was felt with was the feeling of “What if . . . ?” It was one of several questions, I have thinking about last night’s Wild Card Game. Not all of these are second-guesses, nor are they are particularly […]

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The Mets Should Hold Their Heads High Today

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The Mets Should Hold Their Heads High Today

The New York Mets were defeated by a score of 3-0 Wednesday night at the hands of the San Francisco Giants in the NL Wild Card game. They have no reason to be down on themselves after going through a roller coaster of a season. This team was left for dead at 60-62 before a […]

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Familia’s Postseason Struggles Resurface During Ninth Inning Letdown

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Familia’s Postseason Struggles Resurface During Ninth Inning Letdown

The postseason woes continued for Mets closer Jeurys Familia, who dished up the deciding three-run homer that would end the Mets season and allow Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants to advance to the NLDS. This comes a year after blowing three saves in the World Series against the Kansas City Royals. Familia inherited a […]

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