1. We'd Have Competition for Nick Johnson

    Over the last two days, since news that Carlos Delgado may need surgery, Mets blogs have been exploring several players who could replace Delgado. One of the most popular names has been Nick Johnson...

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  2. Balk This Way: Mets Fail to Score, Fail to Sweep Giants

    by Aaron SchuldinerIn light of the rough finishes to the last two seasons in Flushing, it has become easy, if not fashionable, for Met fans to push the panic button after every loss...

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  3. Carlos Delgado: What to Do WIth Him Out of the Lineup?

    I think the Mets need to make a trade for a position player, even if they believe Carlos Delgado will successfully return in August...

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  4. Delgado May Return to Mets Despite Hip Surgery...

    Between Jerry Manuel's less than positive outlook on Carlos Delgado's condition and the prospect of surgery, most of us Mets fans have come to accept the idea that Delgado might not be returning this year...

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  5. Mets' Alex Cora Leaves Game with Thumb Injury

    Just when we began to understand why Omar Minaya found it so important to sign Alex Cora, he had to leave tonight's game with a thumb injury...

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  6. Oliver Perez Pitches Rehab Game...

    Oliver Perez has begun the long road back to the major league roster. Just in case anyone thought the knee injury was bogus, Perez took a week off from all baseball activities...

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  7. Billy Wagner Coming Back

    Billy Wagner had TJ surgery at the end of the 2008 season, relievers generally take about a year to return from the operation and it appears that Wagner is slightly ahead of schedule...

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  8. Delgado Officially on the DL

    The Mets made it official today, by placing Carlos Delgado on the disabled list. Jerry Manuel doesn't expect Delgado to return anytime soon and didn't sound optimistic about his return this season...

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  9. If Delgado Is Done - Go After Helton....

    It now appears to be a matter of how long Carlos Delgado will be on the disable list, instead of whether he will go on the DL. In fact, Jerry Manuel hinted that they may make an announcement as early as Saturday, instead of waiting until Sunday...

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  10. Tim Redding Set To Make His Mets Debut...

    Whether this is a sign of the Mets desperation for a fifth starter (thats's right Livan Hernandez is currently our 4th starter) or Tim Redding is 100% healthy, that will be determined on Monday night against the team with the best record in the NL...

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  11. NY Mets: Tom Martin Back In The Mix...

    At the start of spring training, Tom Martin was the leading candidate to become the Mets second LOOGY, but Martin was released due to injuries...

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  12. Reyes also injured

    Jose Reyes is out of the line-up for tonight's opener against the San Francisco Giants.Reyes isn't being benched for his base running blunders, lack of hustle or poor fielding...

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  13. More of the Same on Delgado, Waiting Game...

    The Mets had a press conference scheduled for 4pm today, I assumed that they would announce, that Carlos Delgado would be placed on the disabled list...

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  14. J.J. Putz Out With A Bone Spur...

    So now there's a real answer, as to why J.J. Putz's has struggled and his velocity is down.Putz has been proclaiming his health and telling anyone who would listen, that he is struggling because of a lack of adrenaline from setting up instead of closing..

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  15. Bison's Bring in Veteran Catcher...

    I think this move is a telling sign, about Brian Schneider's condition and the faith in Ramon Castro to stay healthy...

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  16. Would Brad Penny Be Wise...

    Buster Olney of ESPN, in an article about the possible glut of Boston pitchers, took a look at who could be moved and where they could go...

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  17. If Delgado Goes On the DL Who Gets Called Up?

    The Mets are expected to make a decision, on whether to send Carlos Delgado to the disabled list, by the end of the week...

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  18. Jonathon Niese Sent Down, Nelson Figueroa Called Up by the Mets

    Jonathon Niese made his second major league start of the season Wednesday; the young lefty struggled against the Braves and had to be removed in the fifth. Niese allowed five runs on seven hits and two walks in 4...

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  19. J.J. Putz Continues To Struggle for the Mets

    When the Mets traded for J.J. Putz, they envisioned K-Rod and Putz teaming up to lock down the last two innings of a game, no matter how small the lead.While K-Rod is 9-for-9 in save opportunities with a 1...

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  20. What To Do With Tim Redding...

    Tim Redding has made two starts in AAA Buffalo, Redding reports that he's healthy and ready to start his Mets' career. However, Jerry Manuel isn't so sure that there's room for Redding with Jon Niese pitching well...

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  21. Evans to Florida

    It was reported last week that Nick Evans was slumping in Buffalo (AAA) and might be sent down to Binghamton (AA). The Mets have decided that his slump is so prevalent, that he's going all the way down to Port St...

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  22. Good Timing for Pagan

    It looks like Angel Pagan was bailed out and got healthy, and all at the right time. After getting off to a hot start in spring training, Pagan had to have surgery to remove a bone spur in his elbow...

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  23. NY Mets: About Last Night...

    For those regular readers, sorry for the lack of posts but I attended last night's game and had a quick turn around to work all day... A few thoughts about last night's game.....

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  24. Wily Mo Pena Full Circle...

    Wily Mo Pena's first professional baseball contract was with the Mets, 11 years ago, but a technicality voided the deal and Pena signed with the Yankees...

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  25. Catching update; Schneider, Castro, Santos.....

    It seems like things could get very interesting in regards to the Mets catching situation.I didn't hear it myself but there are several reports, stated on TV today, that Brian Schneider isn't close to returning...

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