Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 10/4/12
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The four things the Mets have to do this off-season to keep the Moneyball project going strong according to the movies…1. Hire Jonah Hill immediately to assist Sandy Alderson in the front office.2. Trade Ike DavisFind a guy with nerve damage in his throwing arm to play first base.Why? Because walks are better than 30+ home runs.3. Adopt Norman Dale’s “hoosiers” philosophy when up at the plate. Norman Dale didn’t want his Huskers shooting until they passed the ball four times. In similar fashion, the Mets would like their hitters seeing more pitches. They will make it mandatory that every Met player takes at least one strike before swinging the bat in 2013. If a player violates this rule, they will get benched, even if it means playing with 8.4. Bring Kelly Leak out of retirement to play an outfield position.With all the very serious things being written about what the Mets, I felt it was necessary to have some fun with the situation. With all the off-season concerns, it seems like w...
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