The Mets pile up wins by playing brave old school baseball

You’re telling me that Buck Showalter couldn’t return to his major league bunker for three years because new team owners and front office staff thought the old school principal would demand too much power? Oh my dear God. The Queens’ cultural shift has been as dramatic as the shift in the Mets’ record from 77-85 … Read more

The Mets pile up wins by playing brave old school baseball

You’re telling me that Buck Showalter couldn’t return to his major league bunker for three years because new team owners and front office staff thought the old school principal would demand too much power? Oh my dear God. The Queens’ cultural shift has been as dramatic as the shift in the Mets’ record from 77-85 … Read more

Max Scherzer, Pete Alonso pushes the Mets to sweep the brave

The NL East title can’t be won in August, let alone one series, even if it’s five games. But the Mets at least give themselves a little more room to breathe. A strong start from David Peterson and Max Scherzer, as well as outstanding offensive performances by Francisco Lindor and Pete Alonso, prompted the Mets … Read more

David Peterson, Francesco Lindor The Mets force the brave

After nearly coming back from a deficit of eight runs on Friday night, the Mets made things much easier for themselves to start with their double header on Saturday. Of course, it pays to have Francisco Lindor and David Peterson have the kind of games they’ve played. The Mets clinched the lead in the first … Read more

David Peterson, Francesco Lindor The Mets force the brave

After nearly coming back from an eight-round deficit Friday night, the Mets made it a lot easier on themselves to start their double header on Saturday. Of course, it pays to have Francisco Lindor and David Peterson have the kind of games they’ve played. The Mets clinched the lead in the first half, going on … Read more

Preferences on MLB Trading Deadlines: Weirdest Trades, Most Developed Teams, GMs Who Shine and More

Have you caught your breath yet? This trade deadline did not disappoint. We waited and waited and waited for the moves, and then they came fast and furious. numberIf the dust settles on the 2022 trade deadline and I share it My scores for all 30 teamsLet’s have fun with some deadline superlatives. So here … Read more

Trading deadline warning did not help the Mets world championship hopes

The Mets didn’t take a pass on the trade deadline day because they lacked prospects or money. Their system ranks 14 out of 30, and that’s sure to go up after they’ve drafted more players than just about anyone this year. And while Steve Cohen has less money than Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and a … Read more