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The Dirt on Tonights Matchup

This must have been the scene in many AL/NL clubhouses and bars on 2/2/08 when the Mets officially acquired Johan Santana from the Twins. Since the...

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Headed to Bean Town...

Wish the team, and myself luck!I'm headed up to Boston this morning, I'll be attending my second overall game at historic Fenway Park, but first wi...

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Buffalo bats by the numbers

In the context of facilitating any discussion about near-future minor league hitter call ups, courtesy Baseball-reference.com here are the Buffalo ...

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Jerry, man. Method or madness?

Newsday's David Lennon has this inside look at Jerry Manuel's managerial methods.  Click the link for the long version.  The short version:  Jer...

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Daaaaaaaaarryl! Daaaaaaaaarryl!

According to bisons.com Darryl Strawberry will be appearing at Coca-Cola Field in Buffalo, NY Saturday, May 23 in conjunction with Darryl Strawberr...

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No game tonight so lets get bored.

So I was just thinking.   Reyes is going to play through pain.   He is not going to steal a base for at least a month.   We can't score runs and ha...

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REJECTED!

5:41pm: Joe Cowley and Toni Ginnetti of the Chicago Sun-Times are reporting that sources close to Peavy say that he has notified the Padres that he...

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Who's Next?

Thursday, May 21, 2009 is a travel day for the Mets as they return from the west coast swing of their current road trip.  Games resume with the op...

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????? According to Matt ?????

This is the story that Matt just posted at Metsblog.comEarlier this week, I was forced to temporarily shut down the comment section on MetsBlog.com...

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Watchout Metsblog we are coming for you!

OK, so maybe not.   My hope is that Metsblog fixes all of it's issues and becomes the ole site again.   Either way, this is just too fun to stop if...

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Jose's knee

According to Mike Francesa of WFAN, Jose Reyes has been diagnosed with tendonitis behind the right kneecap.  He cannot do any further damage, has ...

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Speaking of future Mets...

From Toby Hyde's wonderful http://www.metsminorleagueblog.com/At ESPN.com, Jerry Crasnick wrote about nine prospects who could see the Majors in 20...

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Poll about old comments and new venture

Hey everybody,Cerrone just posted that he will be addressing the comment section later today, how do we all feel about this?   More importantly, ho...

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And we got a winner...

according to MLBTR:Mets Interested In Mark DeRosaBy Tim Dierkes According to Ed Price of AOL Fanhouse, the Mets have been talking to the Indians ab...

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Under The Radar...

In light of the potential blockbuster deal with Jake Peavey (he has not decided yet), I wanted to speculate about Adrian Gonzalez. Now I know peopl...

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White Sox, Padres Agree To Peavy Trade

Holy CrapThanks to Mlbtraderumors for the info:It is apparently a four-player offer, which would presumably gut Chicago's farm system.   Peavy wou...

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