Baseball’s Best Position Player: #10-5

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There’s a lot that goes into being the best position player in baseball. Lots of time, attentiveness to one’s conditioning, personal will, and determination all play a key role in the feat. As we come to the close of yet another baseball campaign, we must stop and ask ourselves who had these factors. It’s not […] READ MORE


Mets Edge Pirates

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Mets 4, Pirates 3   NEW YORK, Sep 16 — The New York Mets used an all around effort to hold off the Pittsburgh Pirates 4–3 at Citi Field on Friday evening. Taijuan Walker and Edwin Diaz combined to pick up their 12th win and 30th save of the season, respectively. Timely hitting and timely […] READ MORE


Marcus Stroman Will Play for Puerto Rico

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Marcus Stroman Will Pitch For Puerto Rico in WBC In a rather surprising announcement, Marcus Stroman has decided to represent Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic. The announcement came in a tweet from the WBC Twitter page, stating that the Chicago Cubs starter intends to pitch for Puerto Rico. The surprise comes from the […] READ MORE


Jacob deGrom Dominant in Mets Win

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Mets 1, Phillies 0   NEW YORK, Aug 13 — Riding a dominant Jacob deGrom, the New York Mets edged the Philadelphia Phillies 1–0 at Citi Field on Saturday. With their victory, the Mets maintain their 5 1/2 game lead over the Atlanta Braves in the NL East. The loss drops the Phillies to 10 […] READ MORE


Reds Farm System Report: Elly De La Cruz

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The Cincinnati Reds farm system has improved over the year. With additions like Noelvi Marte and Edwin Arroyo, they have built one of the best minor league systems in all baseball. There is one prospect in particular who is making waves, though. That prospect is shortstop Elly De La Cruz. The 18-year-old is dynamite with both the […] READ MORE


Hernandez’ Number 17 Retired as Mets Win

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Mets 5, Marlins 4   NEW YORK, Jul 9 — Saturday afternoon started and ended with cheers for 43,336 fans at Citi Field. The New York Mets retired Keith Hernandez’ number 17 in a pregame ceremony that included his family and former teammates. Nearly four hours later, the Mets completed the celebration with a stunning […] READ MORE


Eppler Built the 2022 Mets With Help

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Billy Eppler built the 2022 New York Mets with help from his predecessors. It isn’t a criticism because no general managerial regime is a total success or failure. Knowing who to keep is as important as who to add and subtract. President John F. Kennedy was not speaking about baseball when he said, “Success has […] READ MORE


The Mets’ Offense Blasts Phillies at Citi Field

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Mets 8, Phillies 2   NEW YORK, May 28 — The New York Mets blasted the Philadelphia Phillies by a final score of 8–2 on Fireworks Night at Citi Field on Saturday. Fireworks lit up the Citi Field sky after the game while the  Mets’ offense lit it up during the game. Their offense displayed […] READ MORE


Mets Top Mariners on Mazeika’s Heroics

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Mets 5, Mariners 4   NEW YORK, May 14 — Patrick Mazeika channeled his inner Willie Mays and the New York Mets topped the Seattle Mariners 5–4 at Citi Field on Saturday evening. Fifty years to the day after Mays homered for a key Mets win, so did Mazeika. The catcher’s tie-breaking seventh inning blast on […] READ MORE


Buck Showalter Gives Mets New Feel

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It’s easy to be positive when things are going well. When the New York Mets went 11–1 to start the season back in 2018, many of the things that were said then are being said again in 2022. Despite the fact that good April records often mean very little, there’s a new feel in Queens, […] READ MORE