Archive for December, 2009
By Steve Keane at 31 December, 2009, 4:50 pm
So my wife talked me into go to Lancaster PA for New Years Eve so as soon as we pull into the resort I know I’m in for a long weekend.
First probelm, half of Staten Island is here. I’ve been stopped in the lobby about 5 times since geting here by people saying “Don’t I […]
By Steve Keane at 30 December, 2009, 9:33 am
Some fellas look at the eyes
Some fellas look at the nose
Some fellas look at the size
Some fellas look at the clothes
I don’t care if her eyes are red
I don’t care if her nose is long
I don’t care if she’s underfed
I don’t care if her clothes are worn
First I look at the purse!
I should be […]
By Steve Keane at 29 December, 2009, 2:33 pm
The white smoke has been emitted from the WFAN studios on Hudson St andÂ Pontiff Mike has let word out that the NY Mets, pending a physical, will announce the signing of Jason Bay some time next week.
From reading the Tweets on this news, the Blue and Orange crowdÂ there will not be a big rush on […]
By Steve Keane at 29 December, 2009, 10:22 am
So the whole world of Metsdom is in an uproar due to the proclamation from the Drive Time Bloviator on WFAN that he has some major update about our favorite baseball team. So what could this major update be?
Well, I speculated on Twitter last night, that the team is in talks with Bombo Rivera to […]
By Steve Keane at 28 December, 2009, 11:09 am
In most sports, the person in charge of the team is called Coach. Coaches are a combination of motivator, evaluator and tactician. Football coaches run â€œProgramsâ€, Basketball and Hockey coaches have â€œSystemsâ€ but what do Baseball Managers have? Well, they â€œmanageâ€.
Baseball managers do more managing of personalities and keeping players happy than doing much tactical […]
By Steve Keane at 27 December, 2009, 1:07 pm
As I get ready to watch the New York Football Giants play the Carolina Panthers, in what could be the last game at GIANTS Stadium, I got to thinking how I have no emotional attachment to that Stadium like I had with Shea Stadium, when the last summer of Shea was a six month wake.
By Steve Keane at 26 December, 2009, 10:43 am
I got an iTouch for Christmas and Iâ€™ve spending a lot of time adding songs from my iTunes on to it, which is a great thing to do as we wait for the Mets to sign yet another reliever to go with all the third string catchers they horded away earlier this off season. But […]Read More >>
By Steve Keane at 24 December, 2009, 10:17 am
Before I get on with this quick post on the Christmas Eve let me first wish one and all a happy and healthy Christmas. This will be it around here for today and tomorrow but before we break for Christmas a few quickies:
Please Theo Epstein do us Mets fans a favor and sign Jason Bay. […]
By Steve Keane at 23 December, 2009, 10:33 am
Iâ€™m running out the door to spread some Christmas cheer but before I do, a moment please:
What does your Dickey do? Mine throws a knuckleball
Hello? Where have you been hearing that the Mets should get David DeJesus and Gil Meche? Hello? Is this thing on?
Fork please! Carlos Delgado is as done as a Christmas goose.
By Steve Keane at 22 December, 2009, 10:45 am
So Jason Marquis signed with the Washington Nats for 2yrs/$15 mil. It seems the Mets were adamant about Marquis signing for minimum of 5 yrs/$40 mil.
Of course if the Mets signed Marquis for the same deal it would have been very nice but letâ€™s not make him out to be Don Drysdale, okay, heâ€™s a […]