Smallthoughts:Rave of the Week…Yoenis Cespedes


If there were any doubts as to whether Yoenis Cespedes would perform up to his 110 million dollar contract …there should be no doubts anymore. He had a week in a day. 3 homers in a week will make a player feel good ask Jay Bruce he has been on a tear recently too butContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Rave of the Week…Yoenis Cespedes”

Smallthoughts: Mets re-sign Yoenis Cespedes 4 years 110 Million


Ok Met fans it’s okay to feel happy be happy Yoenis Cespedes isn’t going to San Francisco , Washington, Houston or the Yankees he is staying in Queens playing for the Mets and there is no opt out clause and he gets a full no trade clause to his deal. Bravo! I have to giveContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Mets re-sign Yoenis Cespedes 4 years 110 Million”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …New York Mets


9-0 loss back in August against the Arizona Diamondbacks seemed to be the turning point for a team that was heading south fast. Terry Collins was feeling feisty more feisty than usual and his post game rant showed a manager who was at the end of his rope with his team, he wasn’t hearing injuriesContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …New York Mets”

Cespedes Made for Big Moments in New York


As every New York fan knows regardless of the sport and the money , not everyone is made for the big moments in New York …but there are some who are like Reggie Jackson, Tom Seaver , Bernie Williams and Mike Piazza…and then there is Yoenis Cespedes when hot can carry the Mets on hisContinue reading “Cespedes Made for Big Moments in New York”

Smallthoughts: What’s Going on with the New York Mets?


They are the 2015 National League Champs, which means they were good enough to get to the World Series last season. That also means everyone will and has marked them on the schedule as the team to beat this season. By that I mean every team will get up to play the Mets to proveContinue reading “Smallthoughts: What’s Going on with the New York Mets?”

Cespedes with the Flair for the Dramatic …


If any Met fans still think they would have been better off with out Yoenis Cespedes …well you just haven’t been watching. He has been producing 6 homeruns 17 RBIs and 300 Batting Average. I for one am happy the Wilpons final got smart and ponied up the money to keep him in New York. Continue reading “Cespedes with the Flair for the Dramatic …”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week


There was much to do with Yoenis Cespedes this past week with his array of sports cars and his riding in on a horse in training camp. Some thought it was too showy, and too over the top, but considering they spend over a month in the sleepy town in Florida before the games getContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


Rants : Johnny Manziel…the self destructive path continues despite his employer the Cleveland Browns trying to give him more chances to turn his career and his life around. But this latest incident of which he is being investigated for beating his girlfriend or ex girlfriend depending on the account has Cleveland going on record asContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

It Was The Met Fans that Made the Mets Step Up


Met fans take a bow, you did good, you made management do something that they were reluctant to do…part with money. You made enough noise to make both Cespedes feel the love and Met Management to feel the heat.  Losing Daniel Murphy to the Washington Nationals didn’t bother me, I seen enough of Murphy forContinue reading “It Was The Met Fans that Made the Mets Step Up”

How Sweep it is …Mets Swat Nats …Extend Lead to 7 games


For Met fans everywhere …Do you believe in this team now? If you were screamish about playing the nationals with a 4 game lead to start the series and fearful that at worse a sweep would make the lead a slim one game… Those fears are no longer real are they? Because as of thisContinue reading “How Sweep it is …Mets Swat Nats …Extend Lead to 7 games”