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The Mets have our attention, but is that a good thing?

The New York Mets made a splash with the signing of Curtis Granderson yesterday, which has gotten my attention for both good and bad reasons. The signing showed me that the Mets front office once again appear serious about getting this organization heading back in the right track, but at the same time it has me [...]

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Matt Harvey to have surgery after all

According to the New York Mets official Twitter account, Matt Harvey has elected to have surgery to repair a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow. After further consultation with docs, Matt Harvey has elected to have surgery to repair a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament…. — New York [...]

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Mets could target Bronson Arroyo this winter

New York Mets fans are hoping this will finally be the offseason that their team makes a splash back into the free agency pool.  While most are hoping the moves that will be made will aid the team’s offense in 2014 and beyond, the likely loss of Matt Harvey for next season means free agent [...]

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METS MOVE ON THE DIAL MAY BE SPOT ON

Why all the tumult about the Mets being replaced by the Highlanders on WFAN? This change of scene has ‘opportunity’ written all over it. WFAN was a bit of a revelation in 1987, when they introduced the all-sports radio format in the biggest market in the nation, but there’s been nothing ground-breaking ever since, especially [...]

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The magical 2013 season, where answers turned to questions

New York Mets fans knew heading into this season that 2013 was not goal.  It was not the end of the tunnel.  The front office and ownership could spin things however they wanted, but fans weren’t naive enough to look at the opening day roster and say ‘we got a chance to win the whole [...]

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Football season approaches, but the Mets continue to give their fans a reason to watch baseball

Without Matt Harvey to start games, Bobby Parnell to close games, and David Wright to help win games, few people would blame New York Mets fans for thanking the football Gods that the NFL is about to kick off and  we can get on with some sports betting.  At face value, the Mets should be [...]

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A Challenging Loss Presents New Challenges for the Mets

By Dave Mills The loss of Matt Harvey, whether for the balance of this season, or next season, is a sobering development for Mets fans and the team itself, but it’s certainly not the end of the world. On Monday night, Zach Wheeler pitched a gem, and the next day—with Jon Niese even better and [...]

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Jordany Valdespin receives 50-game PED suspension from MLB

New York Mets outfielder Jordany Valdespin was hit with a 50-game suspension by MLB for purchasing performance enhancing drugs from the now infamous Biogenesis clinic. Final Biogenesis suspensions: Phillies P Antonio Bastardo, Mets UT Jordany Valdespin and Astros P Sergio Escalona, sources tell Y! Sports. — Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) August 5, 2013   Among players [...]

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Marlon Byrd stays in Queens as Mets choose to compete

The deadline has come and passed and Marlon Byrd remains a New York Met.  What appears to be the quietest trade deadline in recent memory should also be an indication to Mets fans what the 35-year-old Byrd means to the club as it attempts to create a winning culture in these Summer months. Marlon Byrd [...]

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