Mets should lock up Cespedes as he helps push team to the promised land

Mets should lock up Cespedes as he helps push team to the promised land

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Yoenis Cespedes may be the most exciting baseball player in New York. He’s been slugging homers for the last three seasons. Now at 29, all of his five tools are on display on the biggest stage in the world. Kudos to the Mets for acquiring him. Now the $120 million dollar question is, can they […]

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Magic number 31: Piazza joins countdown as Mets win despite bullpen struggles

Magic number 31: Piazza joins countdown as Mets win despite bullpen struggles

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Mets beat the Phillies Wednesday (8-27) night 9-4. It was their sixth straight win. The win put them 6.5 games up on the Nationals as the Padres beat the Nats 6-5. Those “obnoxious” Mets fans have started the magic number countdown. They aren’t the only ones. Mike Piazza joined in on Twitter as the […]

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Larry Andersen on Mets fans: "They're just obnoxious."

Larry Andersen on Mets fans: “They’re just obnoxious.”

| August 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mets fans have been traveling to ballparks all over the country to watch their first place team play baseball. Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park was no different. Phillies announcer, Larry Andersen, was not happy with the Mets fan invasion. Andersen was so upset, he felt it necessary to give his two bits on what […]

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Syndergaard struggles as Mets offense explodes to complete four game sweep of Rockies

Syndergaard struggles as Mets offense explodes to complete four game sweep of Rockies

| August 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Noah Syndergaard labored in his first few of innings of work against the Colorado Rockies Thursday (8-13) afternoon. The first inning he gave up two runs, both home runs. No arguing there were some control issues. My takeaway: despite the control issues, he got the win. There are times when you have to work through the […]

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As seven game win streak ends, Mets faithful remain high on team

As seven game win streak ends, Mets faithful remain high on team

| August 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

For years Mets fans stressed almost every loss. Pitchers would get eaten alive. Position players booed throughout the game if they couldn’t bring the run home. Saturday night at  Tropicana Field against the Rays was different. Maybe it was the seven game winning streak. It could’ve been the 2.5 game lead over the Washington Nationals […]

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Conforto and Nimmo are the future. Where does Cespedes fit?

Conforto and Nimmo are the future. Where does Cespedes fit?

| August 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Mets and their fans are riding high these days. They have a six game winning streak going for them. They are two games up on their National League East rivals, the Washington Nationals. The entire NL East is looking up at them as they stand in first place. It has been a great week […]

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Russ Cohen: The best Mets pitching trio debate 2015 vs 1971

Russ Cohen: The best Mets pitching trio debate 2015 vs 1971

| August 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Now that Matt Harvey is back from injury Russ Cohen of Sportsology.com and author of the new book “Numbers Don’t Lie“, thought it would be fun to  explore a Mets pitching trio of the past. In 1971 the Mets had Tom Seaver, Nolan Ryan and Gary Gentry, yes Jerry Koosman (only 6 wins that year) was there […]

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Wheeler, Cespedes: Players make it clear they want to remain New York Mets

Wheeler, Cespedes: Players make it clear they want to remain New York Mets

| August 5, 2015 | 2 Comments

With the New York Mets making noise throughout baseball, it is little wonder why players want to be a part of this team. A couple have made their desire known. You can say the magic is back. You can also say the team just has a general manager who knew what he was doing from […]

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Jones, Harper: The tale of respect and hate

Jones, Harper: The tale of respect and hate

| August 4, 2015 | 4 Comments

As many Mets fans will tell you, the New York Mets are creating quite stir among baseball circles. After a weekend sweep of the Nationals and a 12-1 win over the Marlins in Miami Monday night, people have been commenting all around about the team some thought would fall by the wayside by this time. […]

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Citi Field Rocks! Playoff atmosphere awakens the ghost of Shea Stadium

Citi Field Rocks! Playoff atmosphere awakens the ghost of Shea Stadium

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

After this past weekend, for the first time since she opened her black iron gates, paid homage to New York’s baseball history, Citi Field began to feel like home. It was said Citi Field is nothing like Shea Stadium. The feeling, the vibe, the Mets-like atmosphere is virtually non-existent when you compared the two ballparks. When […]

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