Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Daniel Murphy

The Met fan in me doesn’t want to give him his due, but to be fair I guess I have to. Daniel Murphy is having quite a time down in D.C. showing that his playoff hitting wasn’t a fluke. But he is hitting 100 points above his career average of 294. (Murphy is hitting 394Continue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Daniel Murphy”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants: Rick Pitino…has had a rough week with allegations that one of his former staffers paid strippers to dance for and have sex with players and recruits.While there has not been anything yet to show that Pitino himself knew about the paid strippers and sex with the players, it’s hard to imagine that some howContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Mets are National League Champs …Is World Series Champs Next for the Team in Queens?

In 1973 Tug Mc Graw coined the phrase Ya gotta believe! Well here in 2015 repeat after me Met fansĀ  We Believe! The Mets didn’t waste a game and didn’t waste time the dropped the hammer on the Chicago Cubs final score 8-3 in Chicago. in 1973 the Mets clinched the division in Chicago soContinue reading “Mets are National League Champs …Is World Series Champs Next for the Team in Queens?”

Smallthoughts: Mets Playoff Hero… Daniel Murphy…Who Knew?

He has 6 post season homeruns and his name isn’t Yoenis Cespedes, nope it isn’t the streaky Lucas Duda either, it is believe it or not Daniel Murphy. Yes the Daniel Murphy who couldn’t cut it in leftfield, didn’t hit for enough power to play first base regularly and had to work at being anContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Mets Playoff Hero… Daniel Murphy…Who Knew?”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves

Rants:Jose Bautista’s… bat throwing after hitting the series winning homerun against the Texas Rangers created all kinds of ill feelings especially if you are a Texas Rangers fan and especially after the Rangers blew a 2-0 games lead in the series and then was down 2-0 in the game, so maybe just maybe he wasContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Mets’ Murphy, Collins defend paternity leave

Not that the Mets had to defend Second baseman Daniel Murphy’s paternity leave, but they did just that. The Mets responded to criticism by a few of New York’s on air host. This paternity leave has triggered a few of how dare he leave, what does he need leave for? As easy as targets asContinue reading “Mets’ Murphy, Collins defend paternity leave”

Mets second baseman ripped by New York radio hosts for taking paternity leave

Ripping a player for his pewrformance on the field is one thing, but ripping him for being there for the birth of his child and take paternity leave is quite another. The following is what happened to Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy. Here is the published report:in the article written by By Mike Oz. NewContinue reading “Mets second baseman ripped by New York radio hosts for taking paternity leave”