1. Parnell, Pagan and Pitching

    The three P's to the Mets victory last night were Parnell, Pagan and solid relief pitching. I'm not one of those people who thinks Parnell is the great white hope for the Mets pitching staff...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 31 reads 1 comments

  2. Trying to Fix the Mets for 2010

    There's more than a month of season left, but I'm already looking for hope in 2010. However, there is work that can be done in 2009 to set the stage for a better shot at returning to prominence in the years ahead...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 52 reads 0 comments

  3. Things I Have Learned from the 2009 Mets

    No game is worth staying up past your bedtime to watch Baseball fundamentals are more important than anyone gives them credit for There's a reason why Angel Pagan has never been an ...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 34 reads 0 comments

  4. Omar Minaya is a Lame Duck GM

    I think Adam Rubin enjoyed writing this article a little more than he might of a month ago. This morning Rubin wrote a story about how Omar Minaya may very well be phased out as Mets GM at ...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 46 reads 0 comments

  5. Mike Pelfrey is Becoming Oliver Perez

    The similarities between the two neurotic pitchers are becoming more evident every time Mike Pelfrey takes the mound. The guy who was once considered a potential No. 2 starter behind Johan Santana is looking more and more like a No...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 32 reads 0 comments

  6. There is No Joy in the 2009 Mets

    Many words can be used to describe the 2009 Mets, but "joy" is sure to be missing. When you look at this team, simply look at their faces, you'll see no youthful happiness, no excitement in playing the game of baseball for a living...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 31 reads 0 comments

  7. Mets on the Disabled List

    For posterity's sake I think it's important to take a look at just how many Mets players have been on the disabled list this year. It's simply ridiculous and if I'm management I'm cleaning house with all new trainers, doctors, nurses, etc...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 41 reads 0 comments

  8. Mets Take A Walk Down Memory Lane

    Ah yes. The season is starting to change. The leaves are almost ready to change colors. Night comes a little earlier than it used to and the Mets find a way to destroy a fantastic comeback...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 27 reads 0 comments

  9. Predicting the Mets Record for the 2009 Season

    According to my calculations, the Mets will finish the 2009 season with a record of 79-83.It will be the first time in 5 seasons that the Mets will finish under .500...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 23 reads 0 comments

  10. Mets Tease

    At about 8 p.m. last night I wrote this post in a rage of anger/disappointment/sugar high. I was done with the Mets. As Shaquille O'Neal would say "DUN...done."For the first time in years, I turned the game off before the first inning was over...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 40 reads 5 comments

  11. If You Were Still Holding Out Hope for the Mets...

    ...Nelson Figueroa just flushed it down the toilet with a Tom Glavine-esque performance.In the biggest start of his career, a chance to prove he belongs in the big leagues, Figueroa ...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  12. Mets Fans, Prepare for More Bad News

    Just when you started getting back into baseball, the Mets drop 3 out of their last 4 games to make you wonder why you ever got excited about the Wild Card...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 27 reads 0 comments

  13. Jeremy Reed is the Kid Who Gets Picked Last for Kickball

    Mets+Photo+Day+OSnZBpkuyGil.jpg" imageanchor="1" style="clear: right; float: right; margin-bottom: 1em; margin-left: 1em;"> The only thing Jeremy Reed has to worry about these days is splinters...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 108 reads 0 comments

  14. An Unfamiliar Feeling for Mets Fans

    This is odd. It's been some time since this happened and it feels kind of weird.The Mets lost a game last night and yet Mets fans everywhere aren't totally depressed. I'm not hearing the Chicken Little-like attitude permeating through talk radio...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 29 reads 0 comments

  15. Sure Way to Stop a Winning Streak: A Mets Doubleheader

    I hate doubleheaders. I haven't found this stat yet, but I'd venture that the Mets are one of the worst teams in baseball when playing a doubleheader...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  16. Is this Mets Run for Real?

    I'm enjoying baseball these days. Winning tends to have that effect on me, but the Mets Lifer in me is waiting for the other shoe to drop...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 34 reads 3 comments

  17. The Fall of Omar

    Nice knowing ya Omar, but your days are numbered. I won't rehash the event that took place yesterday, but it should be the signal that the final act of Omar Minaya's Mets career is coming to a close...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 31 reads 0 comments

  18. Mr. Double Play Finds Redemption

    Tell me you weren't thinking "oh no!" when you saw Fernando Tatis come in as a pinch hitter in the eighth inning with the bases loaded and one out...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 62 reads 3 comments

  19. Mets Were a Mike Hampton Home Run Away from a Rare Road Sweep

    Man, I hate Mike Hampton. Turns out that Hampton's home run was the only blemish in the Mets chances for an unheard of road sweep of a series...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 89 reads 2 comments

  20. Phillies Still Trying to Get Halladay, Mets Still "Investigating" Bernazard

    Fear not Met fans. While the defending World Champion Philadelphia Phillies are putzing around exerting all of their energy and resources trying to acquire average right hander, Roy ...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 41 reads 1 comments

  21. Even Gary Cohen Is Disgusted with the Mets

    As the 9th inning came to a close, Gary Cohen vehemently declared that the Mets had just lost a series to the team with the worst record in baseball...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 61 reads 6 comments

  22. Searching for Happiness in the Lost Cause Mets

    While the Phillies continue to roll (how good is Jayson Werth?) and the Mets continue to slide (can I give Fernando Tatis a ride back to the Dominican Republic?), it's difficult to find joy in the 2009 Mets season...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 46 reads 1 comments

  23. Mets Trade Rumor For Roy Halladay Is Bogus

    All my angst and ajida is now subsiding. It appears that the rumor about the Mets turning down a trade for Roy Hallady is most likely bogus...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 50 reads 5 comments

  24. Mets Blow Deal For Roy Halladay

    This is idiotic. Jon Heyman of SI.com is reporting that the Mets turned down (that's right, the Mets turned it down) a deal for Roy Halladay (that Halladay; you know, the second best pitcher in baseball?)...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 39 reads 1 comments

  25. Insult to Injury for Mets Fans: Mets Reject Jays' Offer For Halladay

    As if this 2009 season wasn't bad enough...I nearly jumped through the screen when I saw that John Heyman reported that the Mets rejected the Jay's offer for Roy Halladay...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 5 years ago 71 reads 2 comments