Type: Posts; User: joe!
i would go into the season with valdespin at centerfield and allocate the money elseweher (ie signing wright and maybe adding a corner outfielder instead)
valdespins offensive numbers, plus his...
17 18 and 19 year olds on juice have no idea the level of damage they are doing to their bodies. they will know in about 10 years though.
fernando had a really solid season at AAA at age 23.
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2012 23 Okla...
that's a real thin list of names worth examining. i look at the names and say, there is 0% chance many of the non bold guys make a big league team and stay for one full year. that roster spot is just...
wasnt aderlin moved to st lucie?
i'm really really really worried about losing dock doyle.
btw this is a 70 win team as constructed LOL
Which lineup would get you to watch the most games? this is not a question of which line up would get the most wins but more about which would make you most "excited" to watch.
For me i would...
lets all come back down to earth and recognize that the mets are an 80 win - 83 win club. tops.
it was a great first half and it has been an exciting year thus far but let's not forget that this...
side note: do you know how many chances you can take on players who require only 18k in bonus when you save a million a year annually?
reyes signed for less than 20k ...mejia less than 20k ... etc...
what if he also has a stephen drew-like attitude?
stock toby hyde stuff. he isnt the new guy on the block anymore and his "he may not be able to stick so why move him now" stock answer is getting...
no. i dont like drafting at best utility infielders with a first round pick .
dont like the first rounder... of the first 5 choices i like matt reynolds best. outside of that i didnt recognize many names. i was totally out of touch with this entire offseason/draft
thanks. like i said before its been a tough few months but im a-ok.
happy to be watching a fun bunch of mets nd trying to follow as much as i can!
hahahah whats up man?
hope all is well ...
i see you are still following as intensely as ever
i've had a busy/difficult/distracting 8 or so months. i havent had much time for internet tomfoolery
i hope to be back and participate more. i miss the interesting sports talk.
every time i go to Katz's deli i have to order more than a reuben .... like a hot dog or a knish ... to get full.
what's bryce brentz up to these days?
a lazy louse.
keep him. it sounds nuts, but having a good defensive catcher ... even if you sign a better offensive back up ... is a huge plus. catchers ALWAYS get hurt each year and having a decent fall back like...
thole from mid may to now has been everything we anticipated. he had a bad first month and i think all the long balls he hit in the spring had him thinking he was a diff type of player than he is.
Scratch byrdak off that list
I dont believe the mets would be interested in parting w neise either since e is effective and inexpensive and still has room to develop more polish as a pitcher.
Realistically the mets need to...