Archive for November, 2008

Mets Looked to Upgrade Catcher?

By at 30 November, 2008, 1:05 pm

In his MLB INSIDER column, Ken Davidoff wrote the Mets spoke to the Texas Rangers about catcher Gerald Laird. The catcher heavy Rangers are looking for MLB ready young pitching.
Davidoff goes on to say, the Mets were 12th in the NL in catching offense but second in defense.
Personally, I think the Mets should stay with […]

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OMAR MINAYA, A MAN WITH A PLAN, I THNK?

By at 29 November, 2008, 4:24 pm

Greeting from the Catskill Mountains. Some how I got talked in to going up to hither lands for Thanksgiving Weekend and as I look out the big picture window of the lobby where it sure looks like winter and while my wife and kids go horseback riding( the last time I was on a horse […]

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Off for the Weekend

By at 28 November, 2008, 2:39 pm

Family obligations will keep me away for the next few days. I will be back on Monday with more on the Mets.
Have a great weekend!

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING GOBBLE-GOBBLE

By at 27 November, 2008, 8:55 am

Just wanted to wish all of you a very happy Thanksgiving and hope you are all surrounded by friends, family and food on this day. Even with the latest economic problems that we have in this country we are still blessed to be Americans and hopefully our new president will bring us the much needed […]

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LOVE HIM OR HATE HIM YOU CAN’T IGNORE AARON HEILMAN

By at 26 November, 2008, 12:49 pm

Great piece of writing by Howard Megdal in the New York Observer on making a case for putting Aaron Heilman into the starting rotation something I’ve advocated for the past two years. It’s so chi-chi for Mets fans to bash Heilman for his failures as a reliever and I’m not saying that it was unwarranted especially […]

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BIG FLY SPORTS FOR ALL YOUR HOLIDAY METS GEAR

By at 25 November, 2008, 1:40 pm

Doing your holiday shopping online this year? Well, what bugs me about doing it is the shipping costs. It’s like paying taxes twice. So, I asked a sports site (BigFlySports) to give me a free shipping code and they did, and I am going to pass it along to you guys in case you want […]

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“SOMETHING’S WRONG ‘CAUSE MY MIND IS FADING GHETTO-BLASTING DISINTERGRATING ROCK ‘N’ ROLL, KNOW WHAT I’M SAYING AND EVERYWHERE I LOOK THERE’S A DEVIL WAITING”

By at 25 November, 2008, 10:06 am

I still don’t know what to make of the sslllllllllowwwwwww cooking hot stove but all this idle time has me making up deals in my head. Some of course are ridiculous like how about Aaron Heilman for Luis Puljos? Or Gimp Castillo and prospects for Roy Halliday (I came up with those after I ate […]

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THE QUIET BEFORE THE STORM?

By at 24 November, 2008, 11:09 am

I admit I have no patience especially when it come to the Mets and the way they go about their business both on and off the field, but for some reason so far this off season I’m content with sitting back and waiting for Omar Minaya to make his move because from the look of […]

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