1. Back On The Wright Track

    David Wright burst onto the New York scene in 2004 with 14 HR’s in 283 at-bats as a rookie. He seemed destined to man the Mets’ hot corner and warm the hearts of fans for the next 10+ years...

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  2. Around The Web: Cliff Lee

    The Zilla Take- Whats not to like about Cliff Lee? In 2008, he was a ridiculous 22-3 with a 2.54 ERA earning himself the AL Cy Young Award. Last October he proved to the baseball world that he is capable of pitching on the “big stage...

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  3. Z-Cap Mets 8 Indians 4

    With an 8-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians the Mets have secured consecutive road series wins for the first time since 8/29-9/3/2008 (vs. the Marlins and Brewers) and guaranteed themselves a successful road trip in the process (first of 2010)...

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  4. Z-Cap Mets 7 Indians 6

    Fresh off a sweep of the Baltimore Orioles staff ace Johan Santana marched the Met, looking to win their 4th straight road game, into Cleveland. Like his last start vs...

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  5. Around The Web: Roy Oswalt

    The Zilla’s take- It’s funny because I started writing an article last month about Oswalt and stopped in my tracks once I heard he had no interest in playing with the Mets...

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  6. A Metszilla Observation: Johan Santana and The Pitch Count

    115……in some ways an arbitrary number, but when considered in terms of a pitch count, it’s a number that many would agree is relatively high (except maybe Dusty Baker )...

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  7. Rod Barajas and Henry Blanco...The Perfect Catch

    In a recent Metszilla post ( 20/20 hindsight ) Jay looked into this past off-season and some of the free agents that general manager Omar Minaya decided to pass on...

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  8. R.A. R.A. SIS BOOM BA

    After another stellar home stand (5-1) the Mets looked to take their winning show on the road, packing the away bags for a 9 game road trip...

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  9. Jonny Be Good...Real Good

    After working the count full, Padres centerfielder Chris Denofriahit a double to right field to lead off the 3rd inning...

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  10. Free Agent Bargain Bin: NL

    With the season ~1/3 of the way complete the Zilla decided to take a look back at some of the better National League free agentsignings from this off-season...

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  11. More 'Angel' Than 'Pagan'

    The dark cloud that stalked the 2009 Mets like Max Cady did Sam Bowden in Cape Fear, struck again on January 13th when Carlos Beltran decided to undergo knee surgery...

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  12. Head Of The Class: Circa 2005

    Like most Met fans, I just can’t get enough of Mike Pelfrey these days. While he didn’t make things look quite as easy as he had in his previous 2 outings, Big Pelf went ...

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  13. 20/20 Hindsight: Mets Offseason Joe Beimel

    Given the fact that Mets appear to be absolutely handcuffed by the nearly $20 million still owed to Oliver Perez, perhaps now is as good a time as any to rejoice over some of the dodged bullets from this past offseason...

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  14. Mets Fans Think They Have It Tough? Try Being a Royals Fan

    On October 27th, 1985 Bret Saberhagen pitched a 5 hit SHO over the St. Louis Cardinals to cap off a dramatic Game 7 Royals World Series victory...

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  15. The Good, The Bad, The Frenchy

    Foreword: For Met fans there seems to be no in between when it comes to Jeff Francoeur. He has, thus far this year, defined the expression ‘feast or famine’...

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