1. 9 Things We Learned from the New York Mets' Dominant Opening Day Win

    The New York Mets began the 2013 season with a bang, dominating the San Diego Padres 11-2. The Mets scratched and clawed for an amazing 13 hits and five walks. Jon Niese was his usual reliable self on the mound...

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  2. Grading Every New York Mets Player's Spring Training Performance

    With news that the New York Mets have made more cuts to their spring training roster, the team is now down to 27 of the 25 spots available for Opening Day...

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  3. Spring Training Grades for Every Top New York Mets Prospect

    The New York Mets ’ rebuilding process is nearing its end, and many of the top prospects have gained valuable major league experience in spring training...

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  4. Grading the Vernon Wells Trade for the New York Yankees, Los Angeles Angels

    According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports, the New York Yankees and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim are close to finishing a trade that would send Vernon Wells across the country to the Yankees...

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  5. 6 Free-Agent Outfielders the New York Mets Could Realistically Sign in 2014

    With a handful of big contracts coming off the books after this season, there are plenty of quality outfielders the New York Mets could realistically sign next offseason...

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  6. Why the New York Mets Must Extend Terry Collins

    The New York Mets must re-sign Terry Collins as manager after this season when his contract expires. When Collins signed a three-year contract with the Mets in November 2010, the franchise was headed nowhere...

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  7. Recasting the New York Mets as Star Wars Characters

    After a busy offseason for the New York Mets , including a nine-figure extension for David Wright and trading Cy Young winner R.A...

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  8. Thunder vs. Spurs: Biggest Factors That Will Decide Monumental Showdown

    The San Antonio Spurs (48-15) are only one game ahead of the Oklahoma City Thunder (47-16) for the top record in the Western Conference...

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  9. New York Mets Were Right to Send Down Zack Wheeler

    According to Joey Nowak of Mets.com, the New York Mets have optioned 10 players down to minor league camp, including prized pitching prospect Zack Wheeler...

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  10. New York Mets' Studs and Duds so Far in Spring Training

    Coming into spring training, many New York Mets players were expected to battle on the field for a number of key roles on this year’s team...

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  11. MLB Players Who Are Stepping Up so Far in Spring Training

    With spring training a couple of weeks in, many players are stepping up in an attempt to earn bigger roles at their clubs...

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  12. New York Mets Prospect Watch: Could Noah Syndergaard Be Team's Best Young Ace?

    When the New York Mets traded NL Cy Young winner R.A. Dickey this offseason, many pundits were talking about the top catching prospect in that package, Travis d’Arnaud...

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  13. World Baseball Classic 2013: Is Cuba Already the Favorite to Win It All?

    Although the World Baseball Classic has just begun, Cuba has made an early statement and is already through to the second round. Cuba is currently ranked No. 1 in the world , according to the International Baseball Federation...

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  14. NCAA Tournament 2013: Marquee Matchups and How They Will Impact Seeding

    March Madness is right around the corner, and teams will be looking to lock up the highest possible seed for the tournament in some of the more marquee matchups ...

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  15. 6 Realistic Expectations for Reshuffling New York Mets in 2013

    The New York Mets have gone through numerous changes this offseason, including a massive contract extension for star David Wright, trading Cy Young winner R.A...

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  16. Ranking the 10 Best New York Mets for Your 2013 Fantasy Baseball Team

    As the 2013 regular season approaches, so too does the fantasy baseball season. The New York Mets may not possess top-level talent worthy of a first-round fantasy pick this year, but they have a number of players who can put up big numbers...

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  17. New York Mets: Analyzing the Mets' Projected Win Total According to Las Vegas

    According to a report by covers.com, the New York Mets are projected to win 74 games this season. The rest of the NL East are scattered throughout the projections...

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  18. MLB 2K13: New Features We Can't Wait to See

    After the success of last year’s MLB 2K12 , MLB 2K13 will be better than ever. The recently released official trailer showcases the smoother gameplay , commentary from ...

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  19. How Manti Te'o's Shoulder Injury Will Affect His Combine

    According to NFL .com, Manti Te’o will not participate in the bench press at the combine this week due to a shoulder stinger . However, this injury will have a minimal effect on his draft status...

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  20. The Media Shares the Blame for the Sad State of Sports

    Somewhere along the way for this generation, sports became about a little more than sports. What was once a game became a business, and that business has become corrupted from the inside as well as in the media...

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  21. Predicting the MVP of Each MLB Team

    With the return of spring training, many teams will be vying to win the World Series. In order to achieve that goal, every team needs at least one player that sets himself above the rest for the course of an entire season...

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  22. Predicting the Winner of Each MLB Division

    With the return of spring training, every team has reason to believe they can contend for their division title. Some teams may have more optimism than others, and many with good reason...

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  23. 2013 NFL Free Agency: Which Big Player Could Be Cut Next?

    With the recent news of the release of star defensive back Charles Woodson, there is perhaps one big question in response to the story: Who’s next? Many teams have financial issues this offseason...

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  24. Patriots, Broncos Among Latest Teams Vying for Charles Woodson

    When a star player of Charles Woodson ’s caliber gets on the market, rumors swarm about which teams will sign him. Although he was only released two days ago by the Green Bay Packers , those rumors have indeed been flying around...

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  25. Can New York Mets Fans Trust Fred Wilpon's Claim That Financial Woes Are Over?

    According to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork .com, New York Mets principal owner Fred Wilpon has claimed that his family’s financial woes are a thing of the past , and the Mets are ready to spend to become contenders again...

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