Darryl Strawberry

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B&C Show Blog & Audio: Lookin’ For A Little Help

With no meaningful football to watch over the weekend (the Pro Bowl does not count), we all wondered what Boomer & Carton would be talking about come Monday morning. Then, the Wilpons sent out a press release, and our worries were over.


Former New York Mets player, Darryl Strawberry (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Strawberry On WFAN: Don’t Count Mets Out

Don’t tell Darryl Strawberry that the Mets have no chance this season. According to the former superstar, New York can contend in 2011.


Fred, Jeff Wilpon (Kathy Kmonicek/AP)

Hot Topic: January 31

The Mets are partially for sale – but Craigie wants to know who in their right mind would buy just 20-25% of the struggling franchise?


Former New York Mets player, Darryl Strawberry (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Ex-Met Strawberry To Race Empire State Building Steps

Darryl Strawberry will race up 1,576 steps and 86 floors to the Observatory on Tuesday with about 100 other participants as part of the Empire State Building Run-Up to raise money for the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.


Ex-Mets Darryl Strawberry (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) Wally Backman (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Strawberry: Backman ‘Will Be’ Next Manager Of Mets

Wally Backman was passed over for Terry Collins as the next manager of the Mets, but the fiery Double-A manager still has a firm believer in Darryl Strawberry.


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Keidel: Josh Hamilton – Made In America

It’s impossible to appreciate how far Josh Hamilton has come unless you know where he’s been.


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Schwei: Mets’ Davis Climbing The Charts

Ike Davis continues to climb the Mets all-time leader boards for rookies. Davis’ 18 home runs trail only Darryl Strawberry (26 in 1983) and Ron Swoboda (19 in 1965) as the most by a rookie in Mets’ history.


Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry

Doc, Straw Lead Four In Mets Hall Of Fame

Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry have always been linked. It figured that Doc and Straw would enter the Mets’ Hall of Fame together.



Darryl Strawberry To Open Queens Eatery

Darryl Strawberry is hoping to hit a home run with a new venture: a New York City restaurant with baseball-themed fare like Grand Slam appetizers.


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B&C Blog: Bay Sits Down

On this Wednesday edition of the Boomer and Carton Extravaganza the guys had a lot to get to. Al Dukes booked a slew of in-studio guests, the Yanks lost to the Indians 4-1 and the Mets […]



Meet the Mets

Admit it – when the Mets were 10 games over .500, your pockets bulged with house money. In truth, you knew the New York Metropolitans were a mediocre club and, courtesy of a hideous (2-9) […]