1. New York Mets 50th Anniversary: 50 Predictions for the Next 50 Years

    2012 marks the Mets ' 50th Anniversary. With this being said, now is a good time to look back on the good, bad and ugly moments of Mets' history...

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  2. New York Mets: Will Mike Pelfrey Ever Get Past His Mental Strength Issues?

    The 2012 New York Mets still have a lot of question marks going into the upcoming season. While Jason Bay's hitting, David Wright's trade possibility and the health of Johan Santana ...

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  3. New York Mets: Can Ike Davis Regain Star Potential in 2012?

    Going into the 2011 season, Mets first baseman Ike Davis was primed to have an even better season than his rookie campaign in 2010, when he hit .264 with 19 home runs and 71 RBI...

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  4. New York Mets: Ranking Sandy Alderson's 10 Most Hilarious Tweets

    Ever since he created his Twitter account , Mets general manager Sandy Alderson has been creating headlines for himself through this unique and creative tweets...

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  5. Gary Carter Dies at 57: Ranking Carter's 5 Greatest Moments as a Met

    On February 16, 2012, the Carter family, the Mets and MLB lost a true legend in Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter , who succumbed to brain cancer, which he had been battling since May 2011...

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  6. New York Mets: Full Scouting Report on Outfield Prospect Brandon Nimmo

    In the 2011 MLB draft, the New York Mets selected high school outfielder Brandon Nimmo with the 13th overall pick in the draft...

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  7. New York Mets: The Top 50 Greatest Players of All Time, Part 2 (40-31)

    The countdown of the 50 greatest players in New York Mets history continues with this Part Two portion in which the 31st to 40th greatest players will be named...

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  8. New York Mets: 10 Keys to Ousting the Wilpons from Team Ownership

    As many fans are already aware, the Mets ' principal owner Fred Wilpon has been in hot water over the past three years due to his previous dealings with the infamous Bernie Madoff...

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  9. New York Mets: 5 Reasons Why Johnny Damon Would Be a Great Fit for Citi Field

    With the offseason almost coming to an end, the Mets are now trying to figure out who will play the minor roles on the bench, for example...

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  10. New York Mets: The Top 50 Greatest Players of All Time: Part 1 (50-41)

    2012 Spring Training is now less than 30 days away for the Mets . With this being said, now is a good time to begin the countdown for the top 50 players in Mets history...

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  11. Zack Wheeler: Scouting Report on NY Mets' Newest No. 1 Prospect

    Last July, the Mets made a critical trade by sending All-Star outfielder Carlos Beltran to the Giants for one of the Giants' top pitching prospects, Zack Wheeler...

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  12. New York Mets: Fernando Martinez and the 10 Biggest All-Time Prospect Busts

    Despite the large payroll they have usually had, the Mets have been known to make big mistakes in drafting players that are overrated and signing veteran players that are past their prime and turn into expensive and injury plagued disasters...

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  13. Johan Santana: How a Full Spring Training Would Impact His 2012 Season

    The 2012 season is coming closer and closer for the New York Mets , who are widely expected to finish last in the National League East this season. However, to the Mets' credit, they still have a few stars that can at least deliver the team some wins...

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  14. Most Suspicious One Year Position Player Wonders in MLB History

    When it comes to determining whether a player is worthy of a Hall of Fame induction, most, if not all eligible voters take a player's career statistics into consideration...

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  15. New York Mets: The 10 Biggest Headaches in the Past Decade

    With 2011 coming to a close and the Mets ' 50th anniversary season around the corner, now is a good time to look back on the Mets' biggest headaches from the past ten years (2002-2011)...

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  16. New York Mets: 15 Keys to a Successful Rebuild

    The New York Mets are currently in a rebuilding mode, whether the team will admit it or not. They recently lost one of their cornerstones in shortstop Jose Reyes, who left for the Miami Marlins this offseason...

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  17. New York Mets: Ranking Top 10 Options to Replace Jose Reyes at Shortstop

    Now that Jose Reyes has signed with the Miami Marlins , the New York Mets will have to look at other options to replace him at shortstop. Shortstop has been one of the most steady positions the Mets have had in the past 15 years...

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  18. MLB Trade Talk: Why Eduardo Nunez for Jonathon Niese Deal Works for Both Teams

    In baseball, making trades with other teams is never an easy task. Making trades with a team from the same city, though, is an even more difficult task and rarely happens these days...

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  19. New York Mets Rumors: 10 Ike Davis Deals That Would Make Sense for the Mets

    The New York Mets are currently in a rebuilding process and it is unlikely that they will sign any more players to large multi-year contracts. In fact, the Mets might even dismantle their current core even further through potential trades...

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  20. CJ Wilson to LA Angels: 10 Reasons Their Rotation Now Trumps Phillies'

    With C.J. Wilson having signed a five-year, $77 million contract with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim , one could make a case that the Angels, whose starting rotation also includes ...

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  21. Jose Reyes to Miami Marlins: New NL East Power Rankings

    Now that the Marlins have signed Jose Reyes to a six-year, $106 million contract, not only have the Marlins dramatically improved overnight, but so has the shape of the National League East going forward for 2012...

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  22. Jose Reyes Free Agent News: Where Will He Go If Marlins Sign Albert Pujols?

    The Miami Marlins have been in the news lately as being frontrunners to sign Jose Reyes to a long-term contract. However, there are rumors that they might try to pursue Albert Pujols instead...

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  23. MLB Trade Rumors: 5 Closers the New York Mets Are Likely to Pursue

    Now that Joe Nathan has signed a two-year contract to become the Texas Rangers ' new closer, it looks like the Mets may have to turn to other options for their new closer in 2012...

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  24. Albert Pujols and New York Mets: How It Could Happen and Why It Might

    With the 2011-2012 offseason in full swing, the biggest topic in baseball has been whether superstar first baseman Albert Pujols will re-sign with the Cardinals, whom he has spent the first 10 years of his career with, or test the free-agent market...

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  25. New York Mets: A Uniform History

    With the 2012 season coming in April, the Mets will be celebrating their 50th anniversary and will be wearing older uniforms in honor of the team's storied history...

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