Archive for November, 2009

SO WILL YOU CATCH ME NOW I’M FALLING

By at 30 November, 2009, 3:44 am

So now Josh Thole is the apple of Mets fans eye as his call up last September was love at first sight. Because of the lack of any Mets news of substance, Mets fans and bloggers are left to play GM and try to find ways to improve a team that not only is short […]

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IN THE VILLAGE OF PESSIMISM, THEY CALL ME KING!

By at 29 November, 2009, 12:14 pm

One of the Mets sites I check on a regular basis is Mack’s Mets. I checked out his latest post today and I was relived to see I’m not the only one who feels helpless every day trying to write something about the Mets.
To tell you the truth, I pretty much sick and tired about […]

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IN THE VILLAGE OF PESSIMISM, THEY CALL ME KING!

By at 29 November, 2009, 3:44 am

One of the Mets sites I check on a regular basis is Mack’s Mets. I checked out his latest post today and I was relived to see I’m not the only one who feels helpless every day trying to write something about the Mets.
To tell you the truth, I pretty much sick and tired about […]

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A Uniform Sighting

By at 27 November, 2009, 3:46 am

Not much to say today other than to thank the New York Football Giants for ending the NFL season for us Giants fans last night with that embarrassing display. For the first time in his Giants Head Coaching tenure, Tom Coughlin looked lost on the sidelines as he teams playoff hopes went down the drain. […]

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO ONE AND ALL

By at 26 November, 2009, 3:55 am

Happy Thanksgiving to one and all and let me say how thankful I am to all of you who come to this site and read my posts and more important comment on them as well. I’m also thankful to the Mets bloggers who link to my site and also link to my posts, it’s so […]

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IF IT’S THANKSGIVING, LET”S GO TO ALICE’S RESTAURANT

By at 26 November, 2009, 3:51 am

You can’t have have Thanksgiving without Alice’s Restaurant

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THE EMPEROR FREDDY AND HIS DOPEY SON’S NEW CLOTHES

By at 25 November, 2009, 3:57 am

Kudos to Paul Lukas and the great Uni-Watch site for calling bullshit on these so called retro uni’s the Mets are hawking. As Lukas so eloquently states, these are the same pinstriped uniforms the Mets never wear only in a darker shade of white. Plus they still have the name on the back and of […]

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YOU CAN BUY PITCHING AND HITTING, BUT CAN YOU BUY HEART AND DESIRE?

By at 24 November, 2009, 11:28 am

 
 
I’m in the middle of reading a terrific book about the careers of Larry Bird and Magic Johnson called ‘When The Game Was Ours” that was written with Jackie Mac Mullan, the book chronicles the careers of Magic and Bird as they rejuvenated the game of basketball as both collegiate  and pro players.
 
The book explores […]

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YOU CAN BUY PITCHING AND HITTING, BUT CAN YOU BUY HEART AND DESIRE?

By at 24 November, 2009, 3:58 am

I’m in the middle of reading a terrific book about the careers of Larry Bird and Magic Johnson called ‘When The Game Was Ours” that was written with Jackie Mac Mullan, the book chronicles the careers of Magic and Bird as they rejuvenated the game of basketball as both collegiate  and pro players.
The book explores […]

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Mets News and Views

By at 23 November, 2009, 4:02 am

Time again for Mets News and Views:
METS SET SIGHTS ON STARTING PITCHING
Music to my ears. I know most of you have a deep respect for wood a la Larry David, but without pitching you can have all the ash, maple and old hickory you want, you won’t win. Pitching wins period.
The top pitcher around that […]

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