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Posted in Baseball Commentary New York Mets Tanking In MLB

If The Mets Are Tanking The Season, They’re Doing So At Their Peril

In the absence of a visible master plan to overhaul and revitalize their organization, the New York Mets just might be playing possum and “tanking” their…

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Aaron Boone, Manager New York Yankees
Posted in Aaron Boone New York Yankees Yankees

Aaron Boone’s Biggest Problem: How Not To Screw This Up

Aaron Boone has to consider himself the luckiest man on our planet. Handpicked by one of the best minds in baseball, he inherits a team…

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Mickey Callaway, Manager, New York Mets
Posted in Analysis Baseball Commentary Mickey Callaway New York Mets

Mets: Taking A Second Look At Rookie Manager Mickey Callaway

From the day Mickey Callaway arrived for his interview to become the new manager of the Mets armed with three black binders filled with research…

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Sandy Alderson, GM New York Mets
Posted in Mets Commentary New York Mets Sandy Alderson

Sandy Alderson Comes Clean: He Has No Idea What The Mets Are Doing

In a bizarre press conference before Friday’s loss to the Dodgers, Mets GM Sandy Alderson essentially conceded what many of us already know – there…

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Greg Bird, New York Yankees
Posted in Analysis Greg Bird New York Yankees

Yankees: Greg Bird Has Reason To Be Looking Over His Shoulder

The Yankees want so much to see Greg Bird be the player they have envisioned him to be. Back from injuries and fully healthy, Bird…

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Posted in Baseball Commentary MLB Trade Deadline New York Mets

Pointing To The Future, Mets Likely To Begin The Callups – Hooray!

It’s taking a while, but it looks as though the Mets are on the cusp of grasping reality and a lost season with the first…

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Posted in A Baseball Story Baseball Commentary MLB 2018 All Star Game

The Lure Of The Home Run And The Demise Of The Home Run Derby

The (now) annual Home Run Derby at each All-Star Game is a staged event put on mainly by ESPN to capture baseball’s love affair with…

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Posted in Analysis Brian Cashman New York Yankees

Yankees: There Are No “Front-Line” Starters Out There, So Why Bother…

The Yankees need a “Front-Line” starter if they are going to make it all the way. It’s been ingrained in our brain, by now. Which…

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