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  • Blogs

    August 17, 2009

    David Wright Says He'll Be Back; No Rush, Say We

    ​David Wright, who was very badly beaned on Saturday, suited up and appeared before the press this afternoon to tell them he was "embarrassed" to be on the disabled list, despite the fact that he was unable for move for several minutes after a 94-mph Matt Cain fastball conked him, and is still ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2009

    Jockbeat: The Mets at Midseason

    The Mets aren't going to win anything this year. That's what you really want to know, so we'll give it to you right off.  They're only four games under .500, but the problem now isn't just that the Phillies appear much stronger, but that Florida and Atlanta are in front of them in the NL East. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2009

    Jockbeat: The Mets are in Worse Shape Than You Think

    As the Mets prepare for what looks like a rough seven game road trip -- starting tonight with the first of three games against the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers and ending with three against the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies over the Fourth of July weekend -- it's time to face up to s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    God Hates the Mets, Puts Beltran on DL, Tries to Kill Jose Reyes

    Now that Carlos Betran has gone on the disabled list to mend a long-bruised knee-bone -- joining previously injured Mets stars Jose Reyes and Carlos Delgado -- manager Jerry Manuel is taking, as is his wont, a philosophical attitude. "We have to be optimistic that we can stay competitive," he told ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2009

    Jockbeat: What We Did, and Didn't Predict about the Mets/Yankees Matchup

    From our Friday Jockbeat on the Yankees-Mets:  "The odds seem pretty good that the Yankees can take at least two of three, most likely the first two. Joba Chamberlain ... has been pitching very well of late, only 3-1 for the season but solid in two no-decision starts ... "Saturday the odds ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2009

    Our Subway Series Prediction: Yankees, Yankees, Mets

    It isn't just the economy and the ticket prices that will produce all those empty seats at Yankee Stadium tonight. The Boston Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies have taken much of the wind out of this season's first Subway Series. As we go to press, you can still go to the Yankees web site and g ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    April 15, 2009


    The Washington Nationals take on the Mets’ fearsome foursome

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Mets' Opening Day Live on the Internet!

    Infield hit for Reyes! He steals second! Daniel Murphy grounds out, Reyes to third! David Wright strikes out, Carlos Delgado walks! Carlos Beltran flies out to center! Thus the New York Mets begin their season in Cincinnati. We can only afford to watch the avatars at the plate, but it's sti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2009

    Jockbeat: Will the Mets have the best bats in baseball this year?

    As usual, the New York Mets ignored my advice and didn't sign Manny Ramirez. They could have done it, you know. If the Dodgers talked him into a two-year deal, the Mets could have done it, too. I know a lot of you disagree with me, but my point is this: with Manny in the batting order, the Mets woul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2008

    Mook-ie! Rabble Cheer Mets' Unexpected Win

    The threat of rain led to many late arrivals at Shea tonight; the steady drizzle that started mid-game led to many early departures, especially among the high-class field-seated patrons unprotected by the overhang, leaving mostly mooks of the sort who traditionally give Shea its savor to roar when C ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 13, 2008

    Where To Get Cheap Eats Near Shea and Yankee Stadium

    Take me out to the ballgame—but feed me right

  • News

    March 6, 2007

    Every Pitcher Tells a Story

    Reyes anointed, Schilling bloated, and the Keyser Soze of baseball: Notes from spring training

  • News

    October 17, 2006

    Seven Days in Shea

    Why do the Mets keep torturing us?

  • NYC Life

    September 26, 2006

    Mets and Yankees: If Neither One Wins It's a Shame

    Peering into the dugouts of the hometown heroes

  • NYC Life

    January 25, 2005

    A League of Their Own

    New York baseball clubs' spate of superstar signings is all about the best offer on the table

  • News

    December 25, 2001

    Follow the Money

    You’ve Got Baseball Questions. We’ve Got Answers.

  • News

    August 3, 1999