As I’m writing this, I know at least half the people Now reading are already pissed off. That is is how strongly people feel about the designated hitter in baseball. It is one of the most controversial ideas in all of sports. The debate over adding the designated hitting in the National League is just … Continue reading The case for the DH in the NL
"Who does this guy think he is" Elaine thinks to herself "I’mmmm Keith Hernandez" And so goes the classic kiss scene between Keith Hernandez and Elaine Benes on Seinfeld. Keith Hernandez is the quintessential NYC ball player. He is what many guys picture how they would be if they ever made it to the … Continue reading The HOF case against Keith Hernandez
Lack of planning might have doomed the organization The last five years have seen their ups and down for the Mets organization. From a World Series appearance in 2015, to a 90+ lose season in 2017. Even in the good times of the 2015 play off push, mistakes were made by the organization. Mistakes that … Continue reading A case of horrendous management: New York Mets 2013-2017
You are in the market for a new house, and have been searching and searching. You have narrowed down your options into two different, but equally attractive homes. Option one Your first options is a really nice apartment in Manhattan. It is like new, and no detail has been missed. It is a finished product. … Continue reading Apartment in Manhattan? Or a House in Queens? The New York Mets franchise.
Matt Harvey, at times, can be a jerk. Being a jerk has led to issues both on and off the field for Harvey. All of which have contributed, as least in part, to his under performance on the field. Matt Harvey being a jerk is not the fault of anyone but Matt Harvey. … Continue reading Who’s to blame for the 2018 mess of a NY Mets season?
why trading ace pitcher Jacob deGrom for the Angels Mike Trout is the deal to make The Mets season continues to sputter. The can not score runs. Their offense struggles to even string hits together. The 2018 New York Mets look, at times, old and unathletic. They finished their last home stand batting under .200 … Continue reading A bold trade idea to remake the New York Mets
The New York Mets have the 6th pick in the 2018 Major League Baseball draft. Hey should seriously consider selecting third baseman Jonathan India from the University of Florida
Baltimore orioles should start the rebuild process now. First step is trading Manny Machado to the NY Mets for Brandon Nimmo
And why the New York Mets should trade him On Tuesday, April 10th, the New York Mets sent back up outfielder Brandon Nimmo down to their triple A affiliate, the Las Vegas 51s. Immediately, social media was set on fire, by Mets fans not happy with the move. Listening to Mets manager Mickey Callaway speak, … Continue reading A case for: Brandon Nimmo’s future
In Major League Baseball, the 2018 off season was one of the slowest off seasons in recent memory. So few free agents have been signed, that player agents have suggested the players might boycott spring training games. The Mets have been extremely active however. A stark contrast to the rest of the league. The Mets … Continue reading New York Mets had one amazin’ off season in 2018