Tag: New York Mets

Assistant GM John Ricco Says Daniel Murphy Could Be Back

An article by posted on November 10, 2015 0 Comments
Assistant GM John Ricco Says Daniel Murphy Could Be Back

While not clearly saying it, New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman indicated on Monday that the Yankees are not planning to aggressively pursue New York Mets free-agent second baseman Daniel Murphy. Cashman said that the Yankees already have Rob Refsnyder and Dustin Ackley as second base options. Both of them are offensive-minded players. ‘I think […]

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A Most Crucial Off-Season for the Mets Begins Today

An article by posted on November 9, 2015 0 Comments
A Most Crucial Off-Season for the Mets Begins Today

Over their first seven years the New York Metropolitans had not exactly set the baseball world on fire. From 1962 through 1968, they compiled a record of 394-737 and finished a combined 288 ½ games back. In seven seasons, they’d finished 10th five times and 9th twice. Coming into 1969, there was some cautious optimism. […]

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It’s All About Game Three… Nothing Else Matters

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
It’s All About Game Three… Nothing Else Matters

There’s no denying the New York Mets have dug themselves into a huge hole, but doesn’t mean they can’t climb out of it, despite the long odds against them. The Mets said confidently on Twitter yesterday that despite the 0-2 hole they are not giving up. I wouldn’t expect it any other way from a […]

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Don Mattingly Will Be Named Marlins Manager

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
Don Mattingly Will Be Named Marlins Manager

Ronald Blum of the Associated Press is reporting that Don Mattingly will become the new manager of the Miami Marlins. Mattingly parted company with the Los Angeles Dodgers a day after losing to the New York Mets in the National League Division Series. The Marlins also fired Dan Jennings after a 13-year association with the organization. […]

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Five Takeaways From Mets Game 1 Loss

An article by posted on October 28, 2015 0 Comments
Five Takeaways From Mets Game 1 Loss

The Mets lost last night in what felt like a grueling 14-round prize fight with each team suffering body blows before the Royals delivered the knock out punch against Bartolo Colon. Here are five things you should take away from Game 1: 1. The Royals bullpen was as good as advertised, allowing only one unearned […]

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World Series Game 1 Thread: Mets vs Royals, 8:07 PM – Tonight’s The Knight!

An article by posted on October 27, 2015 0 Comments
World Series Game 1 Thread: Mets vs Royals, 8:07 PM – Tonight’s The Knight!

The New York Mets are playing in their first Fall Classic in 15 years when they take on the Kansas City Royals tonight at Kauffman Stadium. Manager Terry Collins has selected right-hander Matt Harvey (2-0, 2.84) to pitch in Game 1 and he will oppose Royals right-hander Edinson Volquez in a 8:07 PM matchup. The […]

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Watch: Must See Mets Tribute Video

An article by posted on October 26, 2015 0 Comments
Watch: Must See Mets Tribute Video

I love that so many fans are so inspired about our Mets right now that many of them are charged up and motivated to create some truly fantastic graphics and artwork, phenomenal sculptures, and dramatic videos and songs to celebrate the team and their amazing postseason run to a World Series Championship. I wish I […]

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Who’s Down For Some Barbecued Ribs

An article by posted on October 25, 2015 0 Comments
Who’s Down For Some Barbecued Ribs

According to an Associated Press report, the governors of New York and Missouri are continuing a years-long tradition by placing a friendly wager on the outcome of the World Series. As the New York Mets and Kansas City Royals get set to meet in the best-of-seven series beginning on Tuesday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has agreed to wear […]

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Everything’s Coming Up Mets!

An article by posted on October 24, 2015 0 Comments
Everything’s Coming Up Mets!

Shea Stadium Memorabilia from The Rashbaum Collection On view from October 8 to November 29, 2015 The objects and images in this front-room display at The City Reliquary offer a tangible history of the New York Mets and of Shea Stadium, the team’s former home from 1964 until its demolition in 2008. Shea Stadium was […]

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Congressman Loses Bet, Forced to Sing “Meet the Mets” on House Floor

An article by posted on October 23, 2015 0 Comments
Congressman Loses Bet, Forced to Sing “Meet the Mets” on House Floor

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), after losing a bet to Steve Israel (D-NY) on the NLDS that pitted the Los Angeles  Dodgers against the New York Mets, paid up Friday right on the House floor in Congress. Congressman Schiff had to sing his rendition of “Meet the Mets!” in front of the full house and it […]

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