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By Guy Kipp On Saturday, August 9th, 2014

Mets Heading for Another Depressing Finish

The Mets look poised to continue a rather remarkable, but certainly not enviable record this summer. Since moving to Citi Field in 2009, the Mets have never had a winning month of August, and they have never had More...

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By Guy Kipp On Monday, June 9th, 2014

Draft Pick Conforto Conforms to Mets Organizational Philosophy

(Photo courtesy of NCAA.com) When the Mets selected Oregon State University outfielder Michael Conforto with the 10th overall pick in the June Amateur Draft last week, they were quick to trumpet the 6-2, 215-pound More...

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By Guy Kipp On Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Mets Show Unique Ability to Turn Good News into Bad

There should have been enough positive, encouraging or uplifting stories to tout where the Mets are concerned this week. They scored 21 runs in two victories in Yankee Stadium, started to turn the key roles in their More...

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By Craig Raulli On Friday, May 16th, 2014

Terry Collins Making a Mistake By Keeping Juan Lagares on Bench

A few weeks ago, New York Mets manager, Terry Collins said that Juan Lagares will be the everyday centerfielder.  It disgusts me that a few weeks late,r I am writing a blog about this. I could go off and spew stats, More...

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By Guy Kipp On Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Believe It: Mets Arrive Home With Winning Record

(Photo: Ross D. Franklin, AP) Somehow — after enduring a cross-country trip, no days off, an exhausted bullpen, two extra-inning games, a meltdown by closer Jose Valverde, a ghastly start by Bartolo Colon and More...

Curtis Granderson (left) should provide a boost to the Mets outfield. (Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports)
By Guy Kipp On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Outfield Should be Area of Big Met Improvement in 2014

Curtis Granderson (left) should provide a boost to the Mets outfield. (Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports) The New York Mets opened the 2013 season with a centerfield platoon of Colin Cowgill and Jordany More...

Should Ike Davis be the regular first baseman or should the team trade him? (Credit: Jim McIsaac)
By Guy Kipp On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
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Mets Holes Still Go Way Beyond Just Shortstop

Should Ike Davis be the regular first baseman or should the team trade him? (Credit: Jim McIsaac) With less than two weeks until Opening Day, the New York Mets don’t have a shortstop or a first baseman, and the More...

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By Jason Radowitz On Sunday, March 16th, 2014

How The Mets Could Make a World Series Run

Yes, you read the title correctly. The Mets can make a World Series run this year. Many things will need to go their way, such as good play from their shortstop, first baseman, and their entire pitching staff. I’m More...

By Guy Kipp On Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Mets Finally make Real Winter News, Sign Granderson for $60M

Yes, the Mets’ front office does have a pulse. After weeks of hand-wringing, and an acquisition of one declining outfielder that excited absolutely nobody, the Mets have put themselves on the hot stove transaction More...

By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Early Off-Season Update on Yankees and Mets Heading Into Thanksgiving Weekend

The Yankees signed Brian McCann to a five-year, $85MM contract. (Kevin Liles/USA TODAY Sports) The Major League Baseball offseason as a whole has gotten off to a slow start, as usual. Things don’t always pick More...

By Justin Mears On Thursday, October 18th, 2012
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An Offseason Agenda for the New York Mets

Signing David Wright to a long-term deal should be priority No. 1 for the New York Mets this offseason. Coming off a season that began with such promise but ultimately ended in a disappointing 74-88 finish, New More...

By Gary Marchese Jr. On Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

The New York Mets Series with the Milwaukee Brewers in Review

Three home runs doomed Mets starter Chris Young in the series finale against Milwaukee. The New York Mets just completed a series with the Milwaukee Brewers in Milwaukee. The Mets lost two out of the three games. More...