Met management Finally stepped up …Welcome to the Big Leagues

The way things were going this past week with the collapse of the Gomez trade, I was prepared to rip the Mets into a new one for failing to step up and actually show some guts in making a trade that worked for them. Then with moments left to the trading deadline something crazy happen…theContinue reading “Met management Finally stepped up …Welcome to the Big Leagues”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Keith Hernandez

  One of the most important trades in Met history is the Keith Hernandez trade from the St Louis Cardinals. It set the foundation for other moves to come that put together the 1986 New York Mets World Championship. Hernandez who was used to winning with the Cardinals ended up on the perennial loser butContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Keith Hernandez”

1986 a crazy year to be a New York Sports fan…

It wasn’t until I was watching the Lawrence Taylor documentary that I realized that 1986 was a crazy year in New York Sports…think about it the Giants win the Super Bowl, Lawrence Taylor is at his peak, the Mets win the 1986 World Series and one of their leaders on that team was Keith HernandezContinue reading “1986 a crazy year to be a New York Sports fan…”

For the Mets it is time to turn the page to 2014

The news on Monday about Matt Harvey was a shock and it takes alot to shock here. Being the Mets fan that I am, I have seen the bottom of the pit, I have seen the shock the night Tom Seaver was traded.The collapse of 2007 and 2008 were bad real bad…but this isn’t badContinue reading “For the Mets it is time to turn the page to 2014”