Tag: Ryan Church

Mets Trade For Emil Brown, Is Church On The Way Out?

An article by posted on May 29, 2009 0 Comments

The more that Omar and Jerry deny that there is a rift between them and Ryan Church, the more apparent it becomes. The Associated Press is reporting that the Mets have acquired outfielder Emil Brown from the San Diego Padres for a player to be named later. Brown is 34-years old, and was currently playing for Triple-A Portland. He […]

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Why Are The Mets So Bad At Handling Injuries?

An article by posted on May 26, 2009 0 Comments

This team when it comes to handling injuries is just horrible.  We saw it last year with Ryan Church’s concussion in Atlanta.  The Mets gave him a game off, flew him to Colorado and had him playing while suffering a concussion.  It was a major setback to the season as Church was not the same […]

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Ryan Church Out With Sore Hamstring, Day To Day

An article by posted on May 23, 2009 0 Comments

Rightfielder Ryan Church left Friday’s 5-3 victory over the Red Sox in the fourth inning with a sore right hamstring. Mets.com reports, Though Church said he should be ready to play again on Saturday, manager Jerry Manuel said that he is unlikely to do so. “My hammy’s been bugging me lately,” Church said. “It’s actually […]

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Quick Summary Of Jerry Manuel’s Interview On WFAN

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

Earlie today Mets manager Jerry Manuel was a guest on Mike Francesa’s radio show.  There were some interesting things said by Manuel. Daniel Murphy: Manuel pretty much said that the Daniel Murphy outfield experiment is dead and over with.  Murphy will have the next 4 games to prove himself a capable first baseman, otherwise Murph […]

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Are You Hanging On For This Roller Coaster Ride?

An article by posted on May 20, 2009 0 Comments

Okay, I’ll admit that even though I live in the central time zone, I’m not staying up until midnight or later to watch our Mets. And I’m certainly not going to watch as they are on the big drop portion of the roller coaster ride that is the 2009 season.

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The Last Word On Last Night

An article by posted on May 19, 2009 0 Comments

The Mets committed a comedy of errors last night but not many bleary-eyed fans were laughing. If you were dedicated (crazy) enough to last past 2:30 in the morning, you were treated to arguably the worse 11th inning in team history. First, Ryan Church misses third base on a Angel Pagan double and the go-ahead […]

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Is The Timing Right For Fernando Martinez?

An article by posted on May 19, 2009 0 Comments

There’s a few stories out there today about how Ryan Church may be dangerously close to becoming a former Met. I’m not sure how to feel about that. One base running blunder should not be reason enough to get rid of someone and calling for his ouster. Would this even be a consideration if it […]

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Tuesday Rants – Farewell To Jay Leno Edition

An article by posted on May 19, 2009 0 Comments

Last night after Angel Pagan slid into home and scored, a few key players took him to side and chided him. “What were you trying to pull with that slide dude?’ Beltran asked, “We don’t slide like that on this team, If you want to fit in with this team, it’s best that you get […]

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Comedy and Tragedy For The Mets and Their Fans

An article by posted on May 19, 2009 0 Comments

While it was no laughing matter for the Mets and their fans, even the Dodgers’ players themselves found some humor in the Mets horrific display last night. Redding gave us a quality start  and the Mets fought back to tie the game. And then … Two words - Third base. How does one miss it? I have […]

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Game Recap: Mets Lose 3-2 in 11 Innings

An article by posted on May 19, 2009 0 Comments

The Mets began game one tonight against the NL leading Dodgers (26-13). The Dodgers came in winning 5 of their last 6 games. The Mets have Tim Redding play his first game of the season after only allowing 4 runs in 13 innings in the minor leagues. He’s also 1-3 with a 5.64 ERA in […]

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It’s Time To Consider Our Trade Options

An article by posted on May 18, 2009 0 Comments

Last nights loss coupled with the loss of first baseman Carlos Delgado for an extended period of time, is enough for me to begin to consider some serious options in terms of a trade. First lets consider the whys… 1. The experiment in leftfield with Dan Murphy has been shelved because Jerry Manuel feels he […]

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