Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 1/12/12
This is the time of year where I start getting antsy and can’t wait for baseball to get here already. The holidays are over, the weather sucks, and the waiting is the hardest part. This is a renamed version of my old “Cup of Joe” posts where I share some thoughts on the latest Mets news along with some rants and maybe some raves if I can find something to rave about. Looks like you wont be seeing any “F-Bomb from F-Mart” headlines on the back pages of the NY Post or Daily News in 2012 and beyond unless of course Fernando Martinez hits a game winner against the Mets – a very likely scenario given our luck. What ticks me off about this was why we didn’t just keep him on the 40 man roster and hope that he reestablished some value in Binghamton or Buffalo before just letting him go for zilch in return. I’m not convinced this was a smart move by Alderson. I hope that opting to keep D.J. Carrasco doesn’t blow up in all our faces. By the way, it’s now apparent he has a lock on a bullpen spot,
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