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New York City Baseball Is Back And The Buzz Is As Vigorous As Ever

There are Mets Fans and Yankees fans, and never the twain shall meet. But New York City is most alive when both teams are in…

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Mets: Sell The Farm – J.T. Realmuto is the Real Thing

Brodie Van Wagenen has the Mets in the hunt for a genuine major league catcher, a sore spot for so many years. No holds barred…

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Yankees: On Why “Losing” Patrick Corbin Is A Good Development

The Yankees and their fans stood by yesterday as “our guy” signed with the Nationals. The big picture, though, says kudos to Brian Cashman for…

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Mets: Brodie Van Wagenen’s Right Of Passage Is Coming Up

Brodie Van Wagenen will be joining 29 other General Managers at the Winter Meetings beginning this weekend. He won’t be hiding in a hole… Brodie…

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Yankees: Quit Bummin’ Around, Get The Real Bum – The Mad One

The Yankees have faltered in the playoffs mainly because they don’t have a “closer,” not the bullpen kind, the Madison Bumgarner kind. Madison Bumgarner has…

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Yankees: Miguel Andujar Just Can’t Get No Respect

The Yankees, despite his prodigious production, at times, behave almost as if Miguel Andujar is an afterthought. Why? Miguel Andujar provided the Yankees with an…

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Mets: Distracted Brodie Keeps d’Arnaud, Sends Flores Walking – Huh?

It looks like Brodie Van Wagenen can’t rub his tummy and pat his forehead at the same time. Distracted by the Cano deal, his non-tendering…

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Mets: Okay, We Get It – Brodie’s A Gun Slinger – Now What?

Brodie Van Wagenen has done it. The New York Mets are relevant in baseball again. After the splash though, what’s next? Brodie Van Wagenen stripped…

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