Mets trade Ike Davis to Pirates

On April 4, New York Mets manager Terry Collins said Lucas Duda would be the team’s everyday first baseman. That meant Ike Davis, who hit 32 home runs in 2012, would be moved to the bench. Now two weeks later, Davis is off the team. The Mets announced today they have traded Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for right handed pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named...
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Mets Fans Celebrate David Wright Breaking Up A Braves No-Hit Bid (GIF)

In the bottom of the eighth inning with the Mets four outs away from being no-hit by Aaron Harang and the Braves bullpen, David Wright came to the plate. Facing left handed reliever Luis Avilan, Wright singled to left abd broke it up. Here is how some Mets fans reacted to this momentous occasion. The post Mets Fans Celebrate David Wright Breaking Up A Braves No-Hit Bid (GIF) appeared...
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Keith Hernandez Admires A Female Fan In Attendance At Mets-Diamondbacks Game

Tuesday night in the Mets game vs the Diamondbacks, the game had gotten out of hand as the Mets, with a lineup resembling a AAA unit along with David Wright took an early 9-0 lead. While SNY was returning from a commercial break before the top of the 5th inning, they showed two fans eating the now famous 3,000 calorie $25 hot dog they serve at Chase Field. Below is a video of the...
Via The Daily Stache
3 days ago  |  Discuss

MMO Morning Grind: The Umpire Strikes Back

“You’re the worst, you’re the worst I’ve seen.” Daniel Murphy and David Wright were both tossed out of the game in the seventh inning on Sunday after arguing what they thought was a low strike zone by home plate umpire Toby Basner. Both players were in the dugout when they were ejected and reports say they each went ballistic after watching catcher Travis d’Arnaud...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wright Gets Ejected From Game, Calls Umpire Toby Basner “Worst He Has Ever Seen” (GIF)

In the top of the 7th inning of today’s Mets blowout loss to the Angels, David Wright and Daniel Murphy were ejected by rookie Umpire Toby Basner. Basner had, lets just say it nicely, a generous strike zone and the Mets were none to pleased about it for the entire game. David Wright, was so upset that he said to Basner that he is the worst he has ever seen. The GIF of an angry...
Via The Daily Stache
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets’ Curtis Granderson touched by fan during game

During Friday’s game between the New York Mets and the Los Angeles Angels, Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson was touched by a fan while making a play in right field. Granderson turned and reprimanded the Angels fan after the incident. Granderson was returning a ball to the infield after J.B. Shuck had flied out when he was touched in the back by the fan, who had reached out from...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Concerns Mounting As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

After Wednesday’s 4-3 loss to the Atlanta Braves, the Mets are hitting .190 as a club and have struck out 79 times through eight games. “The issue is, no matter what the count is, we’re not doing any damage with pitches,” manager Terry Collins said. “We’re hitting groundballs to short. We’re hitting routine fly balls to center. We’ve got to start getting the ball...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Wright trying to get back on track after flu-ridden slump

If David Wright was breaking a sweat, it wasn’t over his slow start. The Mets captain, who has battled flu-like symptoms in recent days, realizes it’s much too early to be concerned with his anemic numbers. But it certainly was a positive sign for the Mets that Wright went 2-for-4 in the team’s 4-3 loss to the Braves on Wednesday night. Wright snapped an 0-for-13 skid with...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

David Wright photobombed by man suffering from testicular elephantitis (photo)

Holy Scotes McGotes, Batman! Regarding the title: Make that “possibly suffering from testicular elephantitis.” There’s no way to know for certain exactly what the hell is going on with this man’s crotchal region. Either way, his, um, condition was conspicuously — and terrifyingly — captured in the frame behind New York Mets star David Wright […] The post David Wright...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

What to expect from the New York Mets in 2014

The big question facing the New York Mets this season is, is the rebuilding finally over? If this year’s free agent acquisitions are any indicator, the answer is yes. A team that hasn’t had a winning season since 2008 is finally pointed in the right direction. General Manager Sandy Alderson has said that 90 wins is a realistic expectation. While I think he might have set the...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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