Albert Pujols hit a two-run homer in the first and Jake Westbrook had the Mets pounding the ball into the ground over eight excellent innings as the Cardinals beat New York 6-2 to avoid a three-game sweep.
Angel Pagan homered with one out in the 10th inning and the New York Mets rallied from an early four-run deficit to beat the sputtering St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 Wednesday night.
Ted Williams knew a thing or two about hitting. He loved a statistic called Production (PROD), also known as On Base Plus Slugging (OPS). That said, what exactly is SLOB?
Boomer & Craig got an early morning visit to the Allstate Studio when Hall of Fame shortstop Ozzie Smith stopped by to say hello and “Pay It Forward.”
Last week, Derek Jeter was voted New York’s all-time favorite athlete in a Siena College poll. This week,the shortstop has been crowned king of MLB jersey sales.
One turn through the Mets’ projected rotation for 2011 and the results are better than expected. Granted it’s early, but the starters have more than held their own in the initial going.
Could today be Craig’s lucky day? Maybe so with Oliver Perez reportedly pitching for his Mets’ career against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Mets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey pitched three innings in New York’s 3-2 loss to the Cardinals, allowing one run on three hits and striking out four.
The Reds’ first baseman received 31 first-place votes and 443 points in voting announced Monday by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America.
Albert Pujols had the 20-inning marathon that the St. Louis Cardinals played against the Mets earlier this year in the back of his mind when he stepped to the plate in a tie game Wednesday night.
The Mets limp home after their 2 and 9 post all-star break road trip to face the St. Louis Cardinals and the Arizona Diamondbacks. It has been a roller-coaster season so far in 2010 for […]
What is Power Average and who developed this measure? In 1990, a writer by the name of Mark Van Overloop published a nifty little book titled Baseball’s Greatest Total Hitters. In the book, the author […]