1. David Wright is the new Dr. K

    Back in the late 80's and early 90's the now troubled Doc Gooden was known simply as Dr. K because of his pitching prowess and how he often fanned opposing hitters. That torch has now been passed, but unfortunately it's not to another pitcher...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 34 reads 0 comments

  2. Mets Questions for the Rest of May

    Like the series finale of LOST, I want some questions answered from the Mets. The end of May is within sight and it's time for the Mets to own up and put some answers out there instead ...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 29 reads 0 comments

  3. Bernie Carbo Ordered a Hit on Keith Hernandez

    When a hitman is the voice of reason, you know you've got serious problems. But that pretty much sums up the life of Bernie Carbo who in an interview with ESPN's "Outside the Lines" revealed that he asked a hitman to go break Keith Hernandez' arms...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 101 reads 0 comments

  4. 2010 Mets Could Be Worse than 2009

    The 2009 Mets were pretty awful. In fact, the last few months of the year were unwatchable. Fast forward to 2010 and the Mets are finding themselves in a bit of a similar situation except it's 4 months earlier...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 57 reads 0 comments

  5. Bye Bye Ollie

    Oliver Perez stay in the major leagues should be over. He can't pitch up here with any consistency. Forget his contract. Forget the fact that he's still owed a double digit million dollar salary over the next few years...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 23 reads 0 comments

  6. YA GOTTA BELIEVEā€¦.THIS:

    Our manager has reduced the best leadoff hitter in the game to the worst #3 hitter in the game. Our #1 pitching prospect has been relegated to #1 in mop up duty. Our best clutch hitter bats 8th, and leads the team in home runs...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 20 reads 0 comments

  7. Mets Starting to Feel Like Old Times

    After Thursday night's loss to the Marlins, I started to feel a little nostalgic, and that's not a good thing. These 2010 Mets are giving me flashbacks of 2009. The pure lack of any decent swings with runners in scoring position...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 18 reads 0 comments

  8. Charlie Manuel and Phils Want to Start Something

    The beloved Philadelphia Phillies were accused of stealing signs using binoculars in the bullpen while playing the Colorado Rockies recently...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 300 reads 0 comments

  9. What a Difference a Half Inning Makes

    Last night Mets fans went from "Were going to lose a series to the Nationals at home" to hope filled jubilation in the matter of a 20 minute span from 10 p.m. to 10:20 p.m...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  10. Gary Matthews Jr is a Lame Duck

    Goodbye Mike Jacobs. So long Frank Catalanatto. Now it's time to just count the moments until Gary Matthews, Jr. follows in their footsteps...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 51 reads 0 comments

  11. Oliver Perez is Unbelievable

    Oliver Perez is a modern marvel of baseball achievement. What he does each time he steps on the mound is a spectacle that is unlike any pitcher you will see this season...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 39 reads 0 comments

  12. Mets Don't Need No Stinkin Comebacks

    In this short Mets season, this team has proven that it has the ability to fight its way back into a game. Wednesday afternoon's contest was a perfect example. Mets were down early...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 16 reads 1 comments

  13. The Good and Bad from a loss in Cinncinati

    The Good: Oliver Perez pitched pretty well The Bad: So did the Reds starter The Good: Jose Reyes finally broker out of his slump The Bad: Jason Bay just found another one The ...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 19 reads 0 comments

  14. Mets Lacking Mental Toughness

    After a 9 run implosion by Johan Santana in a game which every Mets players seemed to be geared up for, the Mets rolled over and died. They gave up. Their will was broken and it showed...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 26 reads 0 comments

  15. I'll Take My Mets With a Side of Grit

    This is not your ordinary Mets team. The softness, nonchalant type of play that we've seen in years past is not present on this team...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 25 reads 0 comments

  16. Mets Need to Avoid Pitfalls

    Brad Bortone at Bugs and Cranks wrote a post this morning highlighting some things the Mets need to avoid now that things appear to be on the right track...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 119 reads 0 comments

  17. What Are the Mets Doing in First Place?

    Yes, it's April. The season is very young. But I'm shocked to see the Mets in first place today. That's right...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 71 reads 0 comments

  18. The Demise of a Mets Antagonist

    Dear Larry (a.k.a. Chipper), Just wanted to send you a quick note. After all these years I felt that I owed it to you. This past weekend, you weren't yourself...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 39 reads 1 comments

  19. Things to Dislike About Ike Davis

    Everybody's talking about Ike Davis. Oh, he's so wonderful. Ah, he's so talented. Ooh, can he sign my shoes? It's time for a little reality check before we got all hot and bothered about Mr...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 32 reads 0 comments

  20. Is this the Real Big Mike Pelfrey?

    Who was that pitching for the Mets tonight? That couldn't have been the Mike Pelfrey we know. For the last two weeks Pelfrey has shown tremendous command on the mound. He's locating pitches...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 108 reads 0 comments

  21. The Kids Come Through

    Baseball is so much more fun when you win, but last night's Mets game was even more fun as you got to watch two of the Mets young prospects perform at a high level. Jon Niese pitched a great game yesterday...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 47 reads 0 comments

  22. The Most Painful of Mets Series

    In a post on Friday, I referred the Mets weekend series as one of the more interesting series of this early season. I was wrong. It wasn't interesting. It was downright painful...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 28 reads 0 comments

  23. An Interesting Series in St. Louis

    Wins make everything better. The despair and depression of the horrible start has been forgotten for at least 24 hours thanks to Mike Pelfrey's stellar performance yesterday afternoon in Denver...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 56 reads 0 comments

  24. A Sure Sign of Trouble

    Any time the collective blogosphere of Mets fanboys knows more about the needs of a team than the team's management is a sure sign that your team is in trouble. Or that it's being run by a bunch of baboons...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 73 reads 0 comments

  25. Are the Mets the Only Team with Nemeses?

    The Mets appear to be perpetually haunted by the ghosts of the past. Are the Mets the only team in baseball to have multiple nemeses? Why is it that when players get dumped by the Mets ...

    David Marine Written by David Marine about over 4 years ago 37 reads 0 comments