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The Wonderful Frustration of Loving the Mets

Someone once joked “Marriage is about finding that one special person to annoy you the rest of your life.” The same could be said of Baseball fans. In our case, we’ve found the Mets. On Thursday, April 3rd, the Mets lost to Washington, 8-2 and dropped to 0-3. We’d given up 22 runs in 3 days. It was the first time in history we lost the first 3 games of the season at home...
Via Mets Merized Online
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

My Contribution to Changing Subway Series History

The Mets and Yankees will kick off a four game Subway Series this week. It’s the first time the teams haven’t played three games in each ballpark since 1998. If you remember, the first two years of Interleague play included three games with each team alternating ballparks. The Mets played at the old Yankee Stadium during the inaugural series (1997), while the Bombers were at...
Via Mike Silva's Sports Media Watchdog
May 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Mets Magic Moments: Mano A Mano Edition

Earlier this morning, during a twitter exchange with my friend Michael Baron of MetsBlog, the name of Matt Franco came up, and of course you can’t mention Matty without recalling one of the most memorable at-bats in franchise history. With two outs in the bottom of the ninth, Mariano Rivera on the mound, and two strikes on him, Franco lined a walk off single to right field to...
Via Mets Merized Online
December 16, 2012  |  Discuss

The Mets Need To Add More Depth

I know some Mets fans have this obsession with Jesus Feliciano, Chris Carter, and Mike Hessman, but I don't really understand why.  They aren't young home grown players, nor are they major league caliber talent.  Maybe fans would rather see these guys than Ollie and Castillo, which I can sort of understand, but fans have to understand that these guys SUCK! and I am tired...
Via Flushing's Finest
August 04, 2010  |  Discuss
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