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Former Mets catcher says team should deal David Wright

Former Mets catcher Paul Lo Duca has seen quite enough of his team’s struggles and he’s speaking out. Appearing on SNY’s “Loudmouths” show on Friday, Lo Duca suggested that the team should deal star 3B David Wright in an attempt to get younger. “The Mets need to go back to square one, go back to their roots, go to younger players,” Lo Duca said. “If that means to...
Via New York Sports-Kings
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Paul Lo Duca rips Mets, says they should trade David Wright

Before last night’s game against San Francisco, former Mets catcher, Paul Lo Duca came out firing shots against the organization and former GM Omar Minaya. He explained that after to the 2006-2007 seasons, the Mets “stuck their hopes in a guy that, let’s be honest, had no clue what was going on. None. The guy was an idiot. And he ended up making the franchise go backwards....
Via Metstradamus
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Lo Duca Says Mets Should Trade Wright, Calls Minaya Unfit To Be GM

Updating this post with even more from Lo Duca who told Loudmouths that the Mets should trade David Wright in an effort to get younger, according to MetsBlog. “The Mets need to go back to square one, go back to their roots, go to younger players,” Lo Duca said. “If that means to trade David, that means to trade David.” Lo Duca said Mets should build around young cornerstone...
Via Mets Merized Online
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Paul LoDuca on WFAN: “Omar Minaya Is An Idiot”

Earlier today on the Joe & Evan midday show on WFAN 660-AM/101.9 FM they had former Mets catcher Paul LoDuca on as a guest and he had some very interesting things to say about the Mets current catchers, Citi Field and former Mets GM Omar Minaya. This is just some of the things had to say on the topic of his time with the Mets and Omar Minaya from the CBS New York website “The...
Via The Daily Stache
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Omar Minaya is an idiot: Former Mets catcher, TVG horse racing analyst Paul Lo Duca

Former Mets catcher, TVG horse racing analyst Paul Lo Duca joined Joe & Evan today. Paul wants to know how New York's former GM kept his job for so long -- he being an idiot and all. And while Lo Duca ******* about all things Mets, Benigno & Roberts had no questions regarding his reported hGH use.Terry Collins detractor Evan Roberts also didn't question Paul when...
Via Bob's Blitz
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Mets Catcher Calls Minaya An Idiot Who Was Unfit To Be GM

Former Dodger and Mets catcher Paul Lo Duca took a rip at his former general manager Omar Minaya, charging that Minaya was an idiot who was unfit for his job. Appearing as a guest on the Joe and Evan show on WFAN this morning to talk about the Belmont Stakes, things veered way off course when the former MLB All-Star turned horse-racing enthusiast, took some stiff jabs at his former...
Via Mets Merized Online
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Not Revisionist History: 2007 And 2008 Were Good Years For The Mets

Your intrepid columnist was recently engaging in some spirited Facebook debate with some fellow fans, who were moaning that 2006 was “our” last good year. Let us commence to differ. 2006 was a special year. The Mets got off to a super-fast start – they were 22-11 on May 10, after a 13-4 drubbing of the Phillies – behind Pedro Martinez, the biggest, brightest name on the...
September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

LoDuca Is Game If Wright Wants Him To Pitch In Home Run Derby

Former Mets catcher Paul Lo Duca didn’t hesitate when asked if he’d be willing to pitch again to David Wright in the 2013 Home Run Derby. “Ok everyone is asking me,” Lo Duca said on Twitter. “If David wants me to throw the HR Derby I’m in. If not…no biggie. We did it last time for fun. Hope he wins.” The fiery catcher pitched to Wright during the 2006 Home Run Derby...
Via Mets Merized Online
May 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Mets Baseball Card of the Day: Paul LoDuca

I thoroughly enjoyed Paul LoDuca’s tenure on the Mets. I do n0t enjoy this baseball card: Want to see one of your favorite cards featured? Click here. Written 7/16 Tweet
Via 213 Miles From Shea
August 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals 2012: At last, there's a chance...

In a column from December 2007, in which he gushed about the Nationals signing 36 year old Paul Lo Duca, the Washington Post's Thomas Boswell declared: "Normal baseball will soon arrive in Washington." (Just two days later, Lo Duca would be named in the Mitchell Report.)Who knew that "normal" meant "almost historically bad" and, specifically, two...
Via Nationals Enquirer
April 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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