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By Guy Kipp On Thursday, October 30th, 2014
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Mets await awards season; Lagares and deGrom possible honorees

(Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images) Now that the San Francisco Giants have added another notch to their even-year dynasty with their World Series victory over the Royals, attention can turn to the lineup of post-season More...

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By Guy Kipp On Saturday, May 17th, 2014
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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
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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
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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...

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By Jason Radowitz On Sunday, March 16th, 2014
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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...

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By Guy Kipp On Saturday, December 7th, 2013
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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...

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By Guy Kipp On Tuesday, September 10th, 2013
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Travis d’Arnaud’s Transition to the Major Leagues Hasn’t Gone Well

(Photo Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports) The New York Mets thought they had finally found their catcher of the future when they received Travis d’Arnaud as part of the R.A. Dickey trade last winter. But, More...

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By Guy Kipp On Sunday, August 11th, 2013
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Lagares, Flores and Wheeler Infuse Mets with the Spirit of ‘95

The Mets’ 4-1 victory over the Diamondbacks Saturday in Arizona featured critical contributions from rookies Juan Lagares, Wilmer Flores and Zack Wheeler, none of whom were on the major league roster at the start More...

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By Guy Kipp On Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013
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Should Andrew Brown start taking Marlon Byrd’s playing time in RF?

Photo credit: Jim McIsaac The Mets have infused their once dreadful and unsettled outfield with youth, speed and defense in recent weeks with the additions of Eric Young Jr. and Juan Lagares to the everyday lineup. The More...

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By Guy Kipp On Saturday, June 22nd, 2013
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RESHAPING THE METS OUTFIELD

(USA Today Sports) While the headline-making events in the New York Mets last week include Zack Wheeler’s extremely promising major league debut against the Atlanta Braves, Jon Niese’s potentially damaging partial More...