Dodgers hire head scout for Japan

The Los Angeles Dodgers have hired Isao O'Jimi as the team's head scout in Japan. He worked for the New York Mets from 1997-2011, starting as a scout before he was promoted to director of Pacific Rim scouting. O'Jimi was involved in the Mets' signings of Masato Yoshii, Jae Seo, Jorge Toca, Tsuyoshi Shinjo, Satoru Komiyama, Kazuo Matsui, Dae-sung Koo, Timo Perez and...
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July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

MMO Flashback: Reason #17 To Retire Keith Hernandez’s Number

Keith Hernandez was the heart and soul of the 1980s Mets teams that went from languishing at the bottom of the National League East to winning two division titles and a World Series championship.  The former first baseman was a leader both on and off the field, and was given the captain’s “C” to honor his leadership on the team.  However, despite numerous pleas by Mets fans...
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October 14, 2012  |  Discuss

View From My Window: Subway Series Part 1

The Subway Series is here again. As much as I dislike the idea of interleague play, it’s always so hard to not get caught up in the moment when it comes to this series. I try as hard as I can to think this series isn’t that special, but it always is. There have been so many moments that remind me of why this series is always going to be special. It could be Dwight Gooden returning...
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June 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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