Tag Archives: New York Mets

  • This Day In Sports History (October 27th) – New York Mets

    This Day In Sports History (October 27th) – New York Mets

    It was on this day in 1986 that the New York Mets and Boston Red Sox played game seven of the World Series.  The Mets would win the deciding game by a score of 8-5, earning the franchise their second World Series title. Game six of the series would go to extra innings, and the […]

  • Angel Pagan Rings His Own Bell With His Own Bat (Video)

    Angel Pagan Rings His Own Bell With His Own Bat (Video)

    It sure does suck to be a member of the New York Mets these days.  Not only have they failed to make the playoffs in each of the past five seasons, despite their $120-million payroll, but their players just can’t seem to get a break when it comes to fighting off the injury bug. Big […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Can You Hear Me Now?

    Picture Of The Day: Can You Hear Me Now?

    I wonder what kind of reception they get with those bananas?  It has got to be better than what we got from those giant bricks many of us used back in the early 90s. All kidding aside, I’ve been thinking about this image and it just doesn’t make any sense to me.  After all, who […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 6/29/11 — Angel Pagan

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 6/29/11 — Angel Pagan

    After launching two grand slams and scoring 14 runs in a route of the Detroit Tigers one night earlier, the New York Mets were looking for an equally impressive encore performance last night, and they got just that. The Mets’ bats were on fire once again, as they surpassed Tuesday’s total with an incredible 20-hit, […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/12/11 — Carlos Beltran

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 5/12/11 — Carlos Beltran

    Carlos Beltran entered yesterday afternoon’s game against the Colorado Rockies with an unimpressive five home runs and 18 RBIs on the season.  He would improve upon those totals in a big way, thanks in large part to three at bats that would all end the same way. If chicks really do dig the long ball, […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Ever Wonder What “Mets” Stands For?

    Picture Of The Day: Ever Wonder What “Mets” Stands For?

    Have you ever found yourself wondering what a “Met” was?  Most people will tell you that is is a short form for Metropolitan, as in the “New York Metropolitans.”  There was a time when I believed the same thing.  Then I saw this image. Now I believe the term “Mets” is simply an abbreviation for […]

  • Picture Of The Day: When Sports Takes A Back Seat

    Picture Of The Day: When Sports Takes A Back Seat

    After every New York Mets game this season, artist Joe Petruccio creates a new entry for his sketchbook that portrays what happened in the game.  Each entry can be seen on Joe’s website, called “My Mets Journal.”  His entry from last night’s game between the Mets and the Philadelphia Phillies makes it clear that sometimes […]

  • Mets Fans Use Friend’s Hood As A Garbage Can (Video)

    Mets Fans Use Friend’s Hood As A Garbage Can (Video)

    Here is some more fun at the ballpark. While some may choose to pass time during a baseball game by picking a fight with those around them, others would rather find something humorous to do, like stack cups on the head of a passed out man, or fill their buddy’s hoodie up with garbage while […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Boring Day In The Outfield Ibanez?

    Picture Of The Day: Boring Day In The Outfield Ibanez?

    One look at the scoreboard would have you thinking that the Philadelphia Phillies’ Raul Ibanez had himself quite the busy day in the outfield last night during a game against the New York Mets.  One look at this image, however, would suggest otherwise. I guess we all have a little Al Bundy in us.

  • Chris Rock Does A Number On The Mets On The Late Show (Video)

    Chris Rock Does A Number On The Mets On The Late Show (Video)

    Late last week Chris Rock appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman, and when the two began talking about opening day in the MLB, the conversation quickly turned into a two-minute anti-Mets comedy skit from Chris. Making constant references to the Mets’ financial troubles, Chris Rock fired insult after insult at what he deemed […]

  • I Am Now A Mets Fan Thanks To Tehmeena Afzal (Video)

    I Am Now A Mets Fan Thanks To Tehmeena Afzal (Video)

    I guess this is supposed to be some sort of promotional video for the New York Mets’ upcoming season, and if that is the case, they’ve got my attention! It can be tough competing in the same market as the New York Yankees, but it appears as though the Mets have added a secret weapon […]

  • Take That New York Mets! (Pic)

    Take That New York Mets! (Pic)

    You know things have just about hit rock bottom for your club when they become the punchline for a local storage company’s advertising campaign. Manhattan Mini Storage has purchased ad space on New York City subways and they are filling that space with a poster that asks riders, “Why leave a city that has six […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night — 9/6/10 — Danny Espinosa

    The Stat Line of the Night — 9/6/10 — Danny Espinosa

    Rookie Danny Espinosa was called up to the big league squad for the Washington Nationals just last week when rosters were expanded.  As well as he was playing in Triple-A, no one including himself thought that he was going to be having games like this so early in his major league career.  His huge night […]