1. 2012 MLB Trade Deadline: 5 Closers the Mets Should Target

    The Mets have surprised everyone this year by playing very well so far in 2012. Many people had projected them to not play well during what was supposed to be a rebuilding season...

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  2. R.A. Dickey and 10 MLB Players Having the Most Surprising Seasons in 2012

    With the 2012 MLB season almost halfway through, there have been many surprise players that have emerged onto the scene like perennial All-Stars, carrying their respective teams to the success they have had so far...

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  3. New York Mets: Will Chris Young's Return Improve the Team's Rotation Chemistry?

    After Mike Pelfrey's season ended in April due to Tommy John surgery, the New York Mets had a lot of trouble finding another reliable fifth starter in their rotation. The Mets tried Chris Schwinden at first, but that didn't work out...

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  4. New York Mets: Predicting the Mets' 2012 All-Star Selections

    With a 32-29 record and currently in third place in the NL East, the New York Mets have surprised everyone—except themselves—by playing a lot better than most fans would have expected in a rebuilding season...

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  5. New York Mets: Predicting the Next 10 Mets Hall of Fame Inductees

    This past Sunday, June 3, former Mets closer John Franco finally got his long awaited induction into the Mets' Hall of Fame. He became just the 26th member of this exclusive club; a club that includes the best of the best in Mets history...

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  6. NFL Draft 2012: Bold Predictions for New York Giants' Top Picks

    The 2012 NFL Draft was quite successful for the New York Giants .They filled some important holes at running back, wide receiver, tight end, and the offensive line in particular by making smart draft choices...

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  7. New York Mets: Has Mike Pelfrey Thrown His Last Pitch as a Met?

    Now that New York Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey is almost certainly going to have Tommy John surgery on his elbow, this will end his 2012 season, and most likely, his time as a Met...

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  8. New York Mets: 10 Twitter Reactions to 'Jose Reyes Day' at Citi Field

    Today is "Jose Reyes Day" at Citi Field because it's the first time Jose Reyes will be playing at Citi Field as a member of the Miami Marlins , whom he signed a six-year, $100 million contract with in the offseason...

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  9. 2012 NFL Draft: Small-School Studs Teams Shouldn't Ignore

    The 2012 NFL Draft is only days away from commencing, and most—if not all—NFL teams will be looking at the big names from the Division I schools to fill their respective holes...

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  10. NFL Draft Predictions 2012: Teams with Most Work to Do

    The 2012 NFL draft begins on Thursday, April 26 and will last for three days. During this time, all NFL teams will be trying to improve their own specific needs in order to play well enough in the upcoming season to contend for the postseason...

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  11. Tim Tebow Media Circus Will Bring New York Jets More Problems

    After the Denver Broncos went out and signed future Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton Manning to a five-year contract worth $96 million, they had to figure out what to do with incumbent ...

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  12. 10 Reasons Victor Cruz Will Be the Giants' Stud in 2012

    Coming off their Super Bowl championship 2011 season, the New York Giants are primed to create the NFL 's next dynasty. In their minds, there is no reason they cannot win the next five or more Super Bowl titles...

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  13. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers 2012: 6 Players Whose Slow Starts Shouldn't Worry You

    The 2012 MLB season is now approximately two weeks old and has not started off the way most people would have predicted. No one would have predicted that the Los Angeles Dodgers would start out 9-1, or that the New York Mets would start off 7-3...

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  14. 2012 NFL Schedule: 5 Teams Praying for a Soft Schedule

    The 2012 NFL schedule is going to be released this evening at around 7:00 PM eastern time, but until then, fans can speculate what their team's schedule may look like. First off, certain parts of the schedule are self-explanatory...

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  15. New York Mets: 10 Creative Ways to Keep Fans Engaged All Year Long

    Although the New York Mets have gotten off to a 6-3 start, they are still not projected to contend for the postseason this year...

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  16. New York Mets: Top 50 Greatest Players of All Time, Part 5 (No.10-1)

    The countdown of the 50 greatest players in New York Mets history concludes with Part Five, in which the top ten greatest players will be named...

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  17. 2012 MLB Predictions: 5 Favorites That Won't Even Make Postseason

    The 2012 MLB season is now underway. So far, in not even a full week, a few surprising things have occurred...

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  18. 2012 NFL Draft: Dallas Cowboys Need to Draft Dre Kirkpatrick

    With the 2012 NFL draft weeks away, the Dallas Cowboys will need to make a few significant picks in order to improve their roster for the upcoming season...

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  19. New York Mets: 10 Areas to Strengthen at the 2012 Trade Deadline If Contending

    Now that the Mets have begun the 2012 season at 4-0, the possibility of them actually contending for the postseason this year could become talked about more and more...

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  20. Jason Bay and the 10 Worst Free-Agent Signings in Mets History

    After the Mets ' very unsuccessful season in 2009, former general manager Omar Minaya made the pursuit of a high-profiled free-agent left fielder his top priority...

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  21. New York Mets: Who Will Be Their One Big Breakout Star in 2012?

    Due to their past financial decisions, plus a much-improved NL East division, the New York Mets will not be expected to contend for the postseason in 2012...

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  22. 2012 MLB Predictions: Why Rays Will Be Surprise Winners in AL East

    For the past few seasons, the AL East has arguably been the best division in all of baseball. Since 2008, the Yankees, Red Sox and Rays have all been strong contenders for the division crown and three of the best teams in the sport...

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  23. 2012 NFL Draft: Why Cleveland Browns Must Draft Justin Blackmon

    After a disappointing season in which they finished 4-12 and last in the AFC North division, the Cleveland Browns have had yet another long offseason to evaluate the team's needs ...

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  24. New York Mets: 10 Bold Predictions for the Post-Settlement Mets Front Office

    With Mets principal owner Fred Wilpon and team president Saul Katz's trial having at ended in an out-of-court settlement before the trial itself even began, Wilpon, Katz and the ...

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  25. 5 Most Important Free-Agent Targets for New York Giants

    As the NFL offseason continues, the New York Giants have yet to really make any big moves. They placed the franchise tag on punter Steve Weatherford, but let Mario Manningham sign with the 49ers and Aaron Ross go to the Jaguars...

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