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Mets Postseason Roster Projection 2.0

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Postseason Roster Projection 2.0

So with the news that Juan Uribe could miss the National League Divisional Series with his chest injury, and reading the tea leaves on comments made by Terry Collins regarding Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz and Bartolo Colon, I wanted to post an updated version of my projected postseason roster. Catchers (2) Travis d’Arnaud Kevin Plawecki […]

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Mets Open Up 1.5 Game Lead For Home Field Advantage

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Open Up 1.5 Game Lead For Home Field Advantage

Before the Mets rolled into Cincinnati for their four-game series against the Reds at Great American Ball Park, the Los Angeles Dodgers had opened up a 2.5 game lead in the battle for home field advantage in the National League Divisional Series. However, after the Mets completed a sweep of the Reds this weekend and […]

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WE DID IT!!! METS ARE THE NL EAST CHAMPIONS!!!

An article by posted on September 26, 2015 0 Comments
WE DID IT!!! METS ARE THE NL EAST CHAMPIONS!!!

  THE METS HAVE CLINCHED THE N.L. EAST!!! The Mets (88-67) have defeated the Cincinnati Reds (63-91) by a score of 10-2 this evening at Great American Ballpark, and in the process have ensured a spot in the playoffs for the first time in nine years. Well, it’s been a long, crazy ride since 2006. […]

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Wilmer Flores Returns To Starting Lineup

An article by posted on September 26, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Returns To Starting Lineup

Shortstop Wilmer Flores is back in the starting line-up on Saturday and batting in the eighth spot in the order. * * * * * * * * Ruben Tejada who’s been the backup shortstop to Wilmer Flores for most of the season, has started in the last three games because the team want to recharge […]

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Mets Are Having A Lot Of Fun, Let’s Join Them

An article by posted on September 25, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Are Having A Lot Of Fun, Let’s Join Them

Repeat after me, fellow Mets fans: The Mets are in first place. The Mets have 7.5 game lead with nine games remaining. The team chasing the Mets stinks. If you say those three phrases three times and still won’t back down from the ledge, I can’t help you. Look, I get it. It’s human nature […]

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Familia Just One Save Away From Mets All-Time Record

An article by posted on September 25, 2015 0 Comments
Familia Just One Save Away From Mets All-Time Record

If there was ever any doubt of whether or not Jeurys Familia was the same pitcher after his last outing on Wednesday night at Citi Field, those concerns have been erased. Just 24 hours ago, someone started a rumor that Familia has been suffering from a dead arm. On Wednesday night, as many of you […]

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Conforto Will Continue To Sit Against LHP

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Will Continue To Sit Against LHP

Michael Conforto has had an incredible rookie campaign, batting .284 with a .360 OBP and .892 OPS in 161 plate appearances since his promotion from Double-A Binghamton on July 25. His production has also been a significant part of the Mets’ offensive resurgence as his 11 doubles, eight homers and 23 RBI would attest. However, […]

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Mike Piazza Believes In The 2015 Mets

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Believes In The 2015 Mets

Former Mets All-Star catcher Mike Piazza threw out the ceremonial first pitch before Sunday’s Subway Series finale at Citi Field. He expressed confidence in the 2015 Mets as they move closer to clinching the playoffs for the first time in nine years. “You start believing you can beat anybody, that’s the key,” said Piazza. “It […]

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Should Cohen Cut In On Howie and Lewin For Postseason Radio Broadcasts?

An article by posted on September 20, 2015 0 Comments
Should Cohen Cut In On Howie and Lewin For Postseason Radio Broadcasts?

Bob Raissman of the Daily News doesn’t sound like a big fan of Mets TV play-by-play man Gary Cohen. Raissman ripped into Cohen, accusing him of big-footing it in 2006 when he pushed his way into the radio booth for the Mets postseason broadcasts. He hopes that doesn’t happen again this time around. “The last […]

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There’s Something Amazin’ Going On In New York This Summer

An article by posted on September 19, 2015 0 Comments
There’s Something Amazin’ Going On In New York This Summer

I’ve written about the New York dynamic and the bitterness it tends to spur from Mets/Jets/Islanders crowd towards the Yankees/Giants/Rangers crowd in two different books now. It’s been going on forever. Howie Rose told me in two different interviews about the difference in recognition, credit, comparison, and pretty much everything else when it comes to […]

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Matz Prepared For Most Important Start Of His Career

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Matz Prepared For Most Important Start Of His Career

In what will be the biggest start of his young career, Steven Matz appears completely unfazed by the pressure of tonight’s start against the Yankees. The crowd at Citi Field will be electric, and the tough Yankees’ lineup, that ranks second in the MLB in runs scored, will pose a challenging threat to the Mets’ […]

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