1. New York Mets: 5 Reasons for and Against Re-Signing Jose Reyes

    The New York Mets had their six-game win steak snapped last night in a 4-3 loss to the Washington Nationals . They still showed the same fight and clutch pitching that had brought them to this point, but fell a bit short...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 2,448 reads 35 comments

  2. New York Yankees: Rafael Soriano's Excuses Are Falling on Deaf Ears

    New York Yankees fans enter every season with larger than life expectations. With the most storied franchise in sports, it's easy to understand why. Every offseason acquistion is the best available; every trade rumor involves the biggest names...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 401 reads 6 comments

  3. Philadelphia Phillies: In Need of a Closer, Is Joba Chamberlain an Option?

    Worrying about who will close games for the Phillies seems almost comical. When you have Roy Halladay, Cliff Lee, Roy Oswalt and Cole Hamels as your front four, there's not much else to be concerned with...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 894 reads 15 comments

  4. New York Yankees: Does Joe Girardi Have What It Takes to Manage This Team?

    It's hard to be a baseball manager. It's even harder to manage in New York City. It's even harder than that to manage the New York Yankees ...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 781 reads 31 comments

  5. Milwaukee Brewers: Was the Ryan Braun Extension a Mistake?

    More and more, teams are handing out big money to lock up their players long-term. That's really nothing new. When you have a big-time talent, you want to keep that guy in uniform as long as you can...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 4,660 reads 51 comments

  6. New York Mets: Are They on Their Way to a 100-Loss Season?

    It's getting bad for the New York Mets—as if it wasn't bad enough already. They're 5-13 (one win in their last 10 games) and six and a half games out of first place already...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 345 reads 4 comments

  7. New York Mets: Time for GM Sandy Alderson to Pull the Plug

    The Mets are officially on life support. After a gut-wrenching 4-3 loss to the Houston Astros last night at Citi Field, the Mets are 5-13 and have just two wins in their last 14 games...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 536 reads 19 comments

  8. New York Mets: Brad Emaus Out, Justin Turner Called Up from Triple-A

    Despite his status as a Rule-5 pick and J.P. Ricciardi's voice trumpeting his name, Brad Emaus' stay with the New York Mets was short and uneventful. Today, the Mets designated Emaus for assignment and called up Justin Turner from Triple-A Buffalo...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 322 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Rankings: 8 Young Aces in Need of Contract Extensions

    It's always a great thing to see teams lock up young players long-term, especially young pitchers. We all know the saying: "Pitching wins championships." Because of that, pitching will always be at a premium in baseball...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 369 reads 19 comments

  10. New York Mets: The Next 9 Games Will Decide Their 2011 Fate

    It was so important for the Mets to get off to a hot start this season. They need fans coming to games and spending money; they have a new manager and a new general manager who ...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 684 reads 1 comments

  11. Brian Cashman: New York Yankees GM Is Digging His Own Grave

    Open mouth. Insert foot. Yankees general manager Brian Cashman doesn't mind talking to the media. They ask the questions. He gives the answers. But sometimes it's better to think before you speak...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 1,112 reads 20 comments

  12. New York Mets: It's Time To Abandon the Citi Field Argument

    You know what I did yesterday? I wasted seven hours and a day off watching Mets baseball at Citi Field. That's right...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 857 reads 25 comments

  13. Would David Wright and Jose Reyes be Included in a New York Mets "Fire Sale?"

    If there's one thing you can say about the New York Mets , it's that they're consistent. Consistently bad that is...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 487 reads 2 comments

  14. New York Yankees: There's No Reason to Drop Derek Jeter in the Lineup

    With every ground ball, with every out, the yells for Yankees manager Joe Girardi to drop Derek Jeter in the lineup grow louder...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 753 reads 15 comments

  15. MLB: Josh Hamilton Heading to DL, Throws Texas Rangers 3B Coach Under Bus First

    The 9-2 Texas Rangers hit a bump in the road yesterday, following the news that their All-Star left fielder Josh Hamilton would be spending the next six to eight weeks on the disabled list with a broken arm...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 341 reads 0 comments

  16. Derek Jeter: Is He Being Stubborn, or Does He Know What He's Doing?

    You all know the story. Derek Jeter had the worst statistical season of his career in 2010, but thanks to his reputation and the Yankees ' deep pockets, he was still rewarded with a three-year, $51 million contract...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 418 reads 2 comments

  17. New York Mets: Baseball the Right Way? Yeah, Right

    On April 1 this year, before the Mets had started their season, before an error was made and before a lead was blown, Mets manager Terry Collins released an open letter to Mets fans...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 631 reads 0 comments

  18. MLB's Young Aces: The 15 Best Starting Pitchers 25 and Under

    There's nothing better than having a young starting pitcher that can consistently take the ball with success. In a sport where pitching wins championships, the younger and more talented, the better...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 1,338 reads 6 comments

  19. New York Mets: Will the Real Mike Pelfrey Please Stand Up?

    Last season, the Mets were supposed to be strong offensively and weak in the starting pitching department. It was the opposite. This season, the Mets are firing on all cylinders and sit at 3-2 without playing a home game...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 238 reads 4 comments

  20. New York Yankees: Was Joe Girardi Right To Pull CC Sabathia Last Night?

    Before last night's game, everything was going right for the New York Yankees , more or less. They had taken two of three from the Detroit Tigers to open the season and continued ...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 368 reads 10 comments

  21. Cole Hamels: Did Last Night's Start Make Him Trade Bait for This Season?

    After getting three straight aces, the Philadelphia Phillies flopped a joker last night, as Cole Hamels was pounded by the New York Mets last night in Citizen's Bank Park...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 3,713 reads 87 comments

  22. New York Mets: Pedro Feliciano Promises to Get Revenge on Former Team for Misuse

    Much was made of New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman's comments regarding the Mets use of lefty reliever, Pedro Feliciano last season. Feliciano pitched nine seasons for the Mets from 2002-2010...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 304 reads 4 comments

  23. New York Mets: Opening Series Gives Mets Something They Didn't Have Last Season

    Through three days of play, the Mets have already shown their fans they’re capable of doing things differently...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 181 reads 0 comments

  24. Boston Red Sox: Don't Treat Carl Crawford Like a $142 Million Piece of Glass

    Ladies and gentlemen, meet the amazing $142 million No. 7 hitter! After starting his first season in a Boston uniform in an 0-for-7 slump, Red Sox manager Terry Francona dropped Carl Crawford to the No...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 329 reads 9 comments

  25. New York Yankees: Power Ranking the 10 Worst Trades in Team History

    It's hard to argue with results. The Yankees have 27 world championships to their credit and they'll look to bring home No. 28 this season...

    James Stewart-Meudt Written by James Stewart-Meudt about almost 4 years ago 4,817 reads 4 comments