Found October 11, 2011 on
Matthew Cerrone's Mets Blog:
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Hat tip to The Mets Police for the link…
(As possibly occurred at Mets’ Dominican minor league instructional camp, following the 1999 season. Translated from the original Spanish.)
“All right everybody settle down. We’re going to take a break from our regular drills to talk about situational fundamentals.”
“Situational fundamentals, Mr. Minaya?”
“That’s right. I’m down here from New York in my capacity...
Thursday, March 24, 2011
THE 10th MAN
In order to do his part, Mets fan Walt Lostcause simulates his
"Beltran looked at another third strike curveball face," and promises to be ready for opening day.
Changes One Blobbie is Mets Blob's look back at the Greatest hits of the 2011 season.
The New York Mets are in the market for a closer this off season and one of the top available is someone who resided in the Big Apple over the past few seasons. That pitcher would be Francisco Rodriguez who had a very rocky time there but actually left the team on good terms. Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York talks about the possibilities and how the Met’s actually aren’t opposed...
Wally Backman is considering whether to become Davey Johnson third-base coach with the Nationals, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports, according to a team source.
“Johnson may look to groom Backman for the managerial job, much in the same manner Bobby Cox took Fredi Gonzalez under his wing with the Braves before retiring,” the source told Puma.
Well, this seemed inevitable...
Bud Selig still believes in his friend Fred Wilpon, and said he has no concerns about the Mets' ability to attract minority investors.
According to multiple reports, the Mets were expected to interview Jim Riggleman for their vacant bench coach position later today. Also, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York says Bob Geren was to interview for the opening as well.
Last week, while the New York Post said Bowa was a candidate, a team source told ESPN New York yesterday that Bowa is not likely to be in the mix.
It doesn't have the retro charm of Camden Yards, the spectacular views of PNC Park or the iconic bay blasts of AT&T Park's McCovey Cove.But Progressive Field in Cleveland is a wonderful place to see a ballgame. Cleveland residents must be pretty proud of it, too, based on the number of postcards I've found when visiting the city.I've seen a number of games at...
The Mets will interview former Major League managers Jim Riggleman and Bob Geren for the job of bench coach as early as Wednesday, according to an ESPN report.