Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week…Matt Harvey


  The numbers are staggering for someone who is considered the ace of his staff…3 wins 7 loses 44 strikeouts 17 walks and a whooping E.R.A. of 6.08. If this was 5th starter you shrug and go oh well and say what do you expect? But this is the Dark Knight Matt Harvey, man aboutContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week…Matt Harvey”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


Rants: Matt Harvey …If anyone is doing their best to distance themselves from their fan base it’s Matt Harvey. He already raised the ire of the Mets fans by complaining about an supposed inning limit, only to have to back off it slightly, now come a report that he missed a mandatory work in NewContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Can We Do Away With The Pitch Count?


I┬ádon’t recall if I have listened to a game this year where the word pitch count wasn’t used prominently throughout the broadcast and used later in the post game press conference. This year the Mets have resorted to using a 6 man rotation as way to meet innings limits for Matt Harvey as he bouncesContinue reading “Can We Do Away With The Pitch Count?”

Matt Harvey, Scott Boras and Mets …Timing of all of this


This whole mess with Matt Harvey and his innings limit should have went away in a few words from the star pitcher himself …Scott your my agent … you work for me …keep quiet on the innings limit. Instead either Boras acted on his own or in behalf of Harvey in either case the pitcherContinue reading “Matt Harvey, Scott Boras and Mets …Timing of all of this”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


Rants:Aaron Hernandez …his fiance’ can’t remember what was in the box even though she believes it was marajuna but she isn’t sure, and then Hernandez himself lied to his boss Bob Kraft about his whereabouts on the night of the murder…this hasn’t been a good week for the former Patriots star tight end. Rants: WestContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Matt Harvey to have surgery to repair torn UCL after all


It took awhile for Matt Harvey to come to the same conclusion every Met fan and media person had long figured out. Get the surgery done on the torn UCL and see you in 2015. The big sigh of relief you heard was Met management exhaling. They didn’t want to pressure their ace into havingContinue reading “Matt Harvey to have surgery to repair torn UCL after all”

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”