1. Man, the 1981 Mets Were Horrible

    I’ve attempted to teach my young co-workers about the history of the New York Mets and they know so little. One 24-year-old talked about "Davey Anderson" the manager. That's how long it has been since we've had a trophy in Flushing...

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  2. Seaver Trade Memories Haunt Us All

    This article with the overnight guy on ESPN contains this: Growing up I was a big sports fan. I was reading the newspaper, magazines, and Sports Illustrated all the time...

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  3. Tales of Hope For Yankee Ticket Holders

    The Times has a few anecdotes from Yankee ticket holders. Apparently if you haggled with the sales rep there was a chance they'd take care of you...

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  4. Santana Starting To Worry Me: Not Sure If He'll Start Opener

    "Everything starts April 6, if it's going to be me or somebody else. It's tough to say right now." Those are the words of Johan Santana...

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  5. More Springsteen-gate

    http://www.nme.com/news/bruce-springsteen-and-the-e-street-band/42549 says: Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band pre-recorded the music that was played during their Super Bowl half-time ...

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  6. Million Manny March II Tonight, Joe Torre on Costas

    Mets fans who still hold out hope for Manny Ramirez may want to attend tonight's second "Million Manny March" which will be held at 7pm outside SNY headquarters. SNY is located on the corner of 51st Street and 6th Avenue in Manhattan...

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  7. Bud Selig Knew Barry Bonds Was Doing 'Roids

    Court documents released today show that Barry Bonds tested positive for steroids up to five times during his home-run tear between 2000 and 2006.No real shock there...

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  8. Yankee Stuff (Relocation story, stadium comparison, Bank of America)

    Quick hits from the Bronx: A friend who had a 40 game plan at Yankee II, Tier right behind the plate, has been relocated to the left field uppers. I will be curious to see how all the folks with the 15 game plans do...

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  9. NY Times Uses Congress & New York Mets in Same Headline

    “Treasury has the power under TARP to make broad changes,” Kucinich, Democrat of Ohio, said in a telephone interview. “They have to. It’s not whether they can or should; they have to...

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  10. Why Not Ty Wigginton??

    Hey front-runner Mets fans (are there any?), who was the full-time third basemen before the future Captain David Wright took over?Ty Wigginton...

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  11. Consumerist's Citi Poll: People are Ticked

    http://consumerist.com/5145280/should-citibank-pay-400-million-to-name-a-stadium-while-taking-taxpayer-moneyas of this writing, one "no" vote is mine.Thank you for voting!Yes, $400 million is a good price for a stadium name...

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  12. How Citi Gate Will Play Out

    Bloomberg reports: "In conversations this morning, Citi reinforced that they will honor our legally binding agreement," the team said in a statement today. Bloomberg tried to get a comment from Citi but they have not yet returned calls...

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  13. Citi To Bail on Deal? Manny Ramirez Rejects LA...Bruce Springsteengate

    The Wall Street Journal reports that Citi is considering backing out of the Mets deal. I love saying "told you so" so "told you so...

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  14. Mets No Better Than 2008

    The Mets and Oliver Perez have agreed to a three-year, $36 million deal. Ollie is lefty, only 27, and proved he can pitch in New York. That's a solid signing...

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  15. New York Mets 'City Field' Mockup Logo

    A new blog, Metscape has some pictures of what "City Field" and the "City Field" logo would look like. I know first hand how much a good link helps (thanks metsblog!) so rather than ...

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  16. Baseball Digest Radio Show

    Remember Baseball Digest? Wasn't that just the greatest thing ever when you were a kid? Well baseball-wise anyways. I learned a lot about the rules from that magazine. Anyways, they have a radio show...

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  17. Perez Back, Team Still No Better than '08, Manny March 2

    A little busy being Clark Kent today. Quick hits: Ollie, three years, $36M. Good. I like Ollie. However if you accept my premise that Wagner/K-Rod is a wash, the team is basically no better than the 2008 team that couldn't beat the Phillies...

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  18. Citi storm still out there

    I'd love to write about a baseball game or an interesting transaction, but there continues to be nothing happening so all I have for you is tales of naming rights. Newsday is on the change the name kick...

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  19. Highlights from last week

    I usually do this on Sunday but (a) I posted 5 or 6 new things yesterday and (b) figured you were watching football. This week we had a lots of non-Mets stuff but I can only write about Manny Ramirez so many times...

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  20. Steelers-Cardinals: Pittsburgh Wins Super Bowl, 27-23

    Congrats Steelers!NY Sports Examiner: Steelers Win Super Bowl 27-23 The Steelers are now the only NFL team to win six Super Bowls. The game was pretty much as expected for much of the first three quarters, with a better defense and a better team winning..

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  21. Springsteen Was Great (and football stuff)

    My blog, my rules.Springsteen was great.Freezeout, Born to Run, Working on a Dream and Glory Days—each in a shortened version dropping a verse.It was great having the NFL players do the traditional E Street band opening...

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  22. Changes to NFL Overtime Coming?

    "What we've seen in our statistics is that historically, about 30 percent of the games in overtime are decided with a team who wins the coin flip scoring on the first possession. That number has risen to about 47 percent...

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  23. Yankees Warn 41-Game Ticket Plan Holders

    The Yankees have posted the below on their website: Due to overwhelming demand for 41-Game Plans, we strongly suggest that Licensees accept their initial seat assignment...

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  24. Save the New York Islanders!

    I'm worried about the Islanders.Even if you're the most die-hard Rangers fan, you don't want the Islanders to go away. The Rangers without the Islanders is like the Roadrunner without the Coyote...

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  25. Wow Willie Actually Does Have A Book!

    All week I thought folks were just kidding about "The Mets Years" but sure enough ... Hilarious. Rising Son: Mets, Yankees, and My Journey to the Big Leagues (Hardcover)by Willie Randolph (Author), Wayne Coffey (Author) List Price:$25...

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