1. March Madness: Final Four Contender in St. John's? The Women That Is!!!

    Let me be the first person to tell you that baseball is and always will be my first and only love in the sports world. That being said, as a college freshman at St...

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  2. Just How Important Is Good Coaching in Little League and the MLB?

    “Go! Go! Go!” “DOWN!!!” Those are the two phrases that most Little Leaguers hear from their first and third base coaches respectively when they attempt to steal a base...

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  3. Carlos Beltran Out for 12 Weeks after Knee Surgery...Oy Vey

    Pitchers and catchers have not even reported to Port St. Lucie yet; however, the Mets are already down a player: Carlos Beltran. Articles on Mets.com and ESPN...

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  4. BREAKING NEWS: McGwire Comes Clean About Steriods

    We all knew when Mark McGwire accepted the hitting coaches job with the St. Louis Cardinals, he was going to have to address the media...

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  5. My Top 10 Baseball Games of the 2009 Season

    First of all, it’s kind of funny that I call this list my Top 10 games, when the majority of them are Yankee wins and Mets losses. My original plan for this slideshow was to give my Top 5 Most Memorable Mets games of the 2009 season...

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  6. The Mets Fan View of Yankees Win Over Joe Nathan: The Devastation

    As a Mets fan, this has been a long, terrible season, and yet, for me personally, it all came together with one blast off the bat of Alex Rodriguez...

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  7. Life on the Trail: A Look Inside the Brooklyn Cyclones Grounds Crew

    The vast majority of people often disregard the grounds crew when talking about the fun jobs in baseball. Let’s face it; most of us only see them when their rolling out the tarp because the game we paid to see is being delayed...

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  8. The Mets Fan's Last Hope: That Class A Affiliate in Brooklyn

    It has become extremely difficult to watch these Mets of the last few months. Injury after injury has left this team with essentially a AAA roster, and have played as such throughout much of the season...

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  9. There Is No Way to Describe It: The Mets Lose a Tough One to The Yankees

    To say this loss was a tough one is a huge understatement, this picture says it all. The day started off with such promise, I got to the ballpark in the Bronx almost three and a half hours before ...

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  10. Mets Finally Clicking: Rise Into First Place With Sixth Straight Win

    When Mike Gonzalez retired Ryan Howard for the final out of the Braves vs. Phillies game, it represented an exciting moment for Mets ' fans everywhere; rising to first place...

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  11. Dom DiMaggio, Dead at 92: A Sad Day for the Baseball World

    Red Sox Nation and the rest of the Baseball World has lost a dear friend today. Former MLB Centerfielder, Dom DiMaggio, younger brother of Yankee Legend Joe DiMaggio, has passed away at the age of 92...

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  12. Opening Day at Citi Field: New York Mets vs. San Diego Padres

    Well baseball fans, here is the third installment of my adventures at Citi Field. We began at the St. John's vs...

    Max Colten Written by Max Colten about 5 years ago 271 reads 16 comments

  13. Hey Mets Fans, Shouldn't History Matter More Than a Sunday in April?

    Mets fans, here is yet another screw up by the Mets brass in the face of history. Tomorrow night at 7:10, a New York Met will toe the rubber and fire the first ever regular season pitch to the Padres' leadoff hitter...

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  14. Breaking News: Angels Pitching Prospect Killed in Crash

    When the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels yesterday, it marked a historic night for young pitcher Nick Adenhart who earned a no decision. Adenhart pitched extremely well going six innings giving up seven hits, striking out five batters...

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  15. The First Official Major League Baseball Game at Citi Field: NY Mets vs. Boston Red Sox

    So as promised, I took pictures of the first exhibition game from Friday April 3rd when the Mets took on the Red Sox at Citi Field...

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  16. Theo-Logy: Alright Red Sox Fans, Here's What Makes Your Team So Good

    While I know Bleacher Report is not really for full length books, I thought I'd review a baseball book I just read, entitled Theology: How a Boy Wonder Led the Red Sox to the Promised Land. Red Sox fans, this is your kind of book...

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  17. The Official Opening of Citi Field: St. John's Vs. Georgetown

    Well Met's Fans, Citi Field opened for business today when the St. John's Red Storm took on the Georgetown Hoyas. I was one of the many who were able to go to Citi Field for this historic game...

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  18. Well Boys, It's Official: Girls Can Play Baseball After All

    Well, it's official, a member of the female population has played in a professional baseball game. Yes you heard right, Japanese schoolgirl Eri Yoshida made her pro debut for the Kobe 9 Cruise of the newly formed Kansai Independent League...

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  19. Fantasy Baseball: So Many Players, So Little Time

    One of the first things I like to do when Fantasy Baseball opens on Yahoo is to set up 2-4 teams for a live draft, and use my own auto draft and watch what everyone else is doing...

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  20. Alex Rodriguez's Press Conference a Success

    "I was young and stupid..." A phase that was repeated throughout Alex Rodriguez's press conference that to many does not seem like a good enough defense for ARod...

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  21. The Unfortunate Turn Baseball Has Taken

    Numbers define Baseball. All of you sports history buffs like me, lets face it, were obsessed with numbers, the statistics from all the greats is what drives us to love the game...

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  22. Don't Look to the Diamondbacks for Offense This Fantasy Season

    With the signings of Bobby Abreu by the Angels and Adam Dunn by the Nationals, the Diamondbacks' lineup is at a serious disadvantage without one of those bats in the middle of their order...

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  23. Say It Ain't So, Mike Piazza

    When Alex Rodriquez admitted to using performance enhancing drugs while with the Texas Rangers, a certain former Met comes to mind of whom as a Mets fan, we all hope is not on that list of 103 players who failed a drug test...

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  24. The Top Five Questions for the 2009 NY Mets

    After the debacle that was the 2007 and 2008 Mets seasons, 2009 offers hope for Mets fans. In this article we examine the Top 5 Questions that face the New York Mets for this upcoming 2009 Season...

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  25. Are the New York Yankees Wasting Their Money?

    Okay Yankee fans, congratulations, you have Mark Teixeira. Now that we have witnessed yet another monster Yankee contract, have we finally seen the Steinbrenner family spend too much? Not at all...

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