R.A. Dickey Named NL Cy Young Award Winner

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  Finally! Finally the announcement was made, finally a knuckleball pitcher won the Cy Young Award, and most of all, finally New York Mets pitcher, R.A. Dickey, got what he deserves after a long, hard season. Up against Clayton Kershaw […]

If R.A. Dickey Wins the Cy Young Tonight the Mets Must Trade Him

Steve Mitchell-US PRESSWIRE

  Tonight at 6:17 p.m. the MLB will announce this year’s Cy Young Award winners for both the American League and the National League. The National League finalists are Clayton Kershaw, Gio Gonzalez, and R.A. Dickey, who I believe is […]

Ex-Met Jose Reyes Traded to Toronto Blue Jays

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  In what most are considering a blockbuster deal, Jose Reyes has been traded to the Toronto Blue Jays along with Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle, John Buck, and Emilio Bonifacio while the Miami Marlins will get Yunel Escobar, Adeiny Hechavarria, […]

New York Mets Fans Need to Cut Jason Bay Some Slack

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  The New York Mets have decided to part ways with outfielder Jason Bay.  Between next season’s salary of $16 million, $2 million in bonus money, and $3 million to buy out the contract, Bay will receive $21 million all […]

Breaking Down This Year’s Cy Young Finalists

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Lucas Duda’s Fractured Wrist Hurts New York Mets

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Lucas Duda had surgery today on his right wrist which he fractured while moving furniture in his apartment last month. While I’m sure it was a pretty bad scene for Duda himself, this injury definitely hurts the New York Mets […]

Cody Ross Makes Sense for New York Mets


Cody Ross never made an impression on me until I watched him from my seat in Shea Stadium at the last game to ever be played there.  He was with the Florida Marlins then, and that day not only had they […]

Seven New York Mets Become Free Agents; Most Likely Done With Team

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As of today, seven members of the New York Mets became free agents: Scott Hairston, Jon Rauch, Ramon Ramirez, Kelly Shoppach, Tim Byrdak, and Chris Young. I would imagine that everyone named above will not be a Met any longer, […]

New York Mets Tweet of the Week


  Okay, dedicated Rant readers, I’m going to start something new here.  Since social media is taking over the world, and I consider sarcasm a person’s best trait, I decided to make “Mets Tweet of the Week” a weekly entry […]

And the MLB National League Gold Glove Finalists are…

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  While any award that is voted on, and not based solely on statistics and results, will always be a topic of debate and speculation, the MLB’s Gold Glove Award is among the top of those discussed. It’s an award […]

MLB World Series: Ryan Vogelsong’s Adds Postseason Dominance to Amazing Comeback Story


  When I think about the San Francisco Giants and pitching, I immediately think about Tim Lincecum, even if this season, and postseason, isn’t typical for him.  Well, now I have another name to associate with Giants pitching: Ryan Vogelsong. […]

The Top 10 Best World Series Teams of All Time

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