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Keidel: Reggie Jackson Strikes Out

Reggie has a special talent with his venom. He couldn’t just go after Bert Blyleven and Phil Niekro. He had to attack The Kid, just as he had to attack Thurman Munson back in the day.


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Kallas: Like Him Or Not, Reggie Jackson Is Totally Right About A-Rod

Reggie has now been banished by the Yankees until the time is “right” for his return. But all he did, with respect to A-Rod, is tell the truth.


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Capellini: Reggie Is Learning The Hard Way It’s Not Always About Him

Let his banishment serve as a wake-up call. If Reggie Jackson wants to continue being associated with the Yankees, let him learn a thing or two about human decency.


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Reggie Jackson Told To Stay Away From Yankees

The Yankees want Reggie Jackson to steer clear of the clubhouse and team events following his pointed remarks about Alex Rodriguez and several former stars, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Monday.


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Silverman: Reggie Jackson — Mr. October, Mr. Controversy

Reggie Jackson finds himself in the middle of a controversy for speaking his mind. That was a position that he often found himself throughout his career.


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Sweeny: A Look Back: Baseball In New York On July 1, 1987

On July 1, 1987, 24-hour sports talk radio was born, and boy did baseball look different.


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Wright, Piazza Headline Mets All-Time Team; Davey Over Gil?

Flushing has hosted its fair share of stars, so it should come as no surprise that SNY’s all-time team has inspired some debate among Mets fans.


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Santana Goes 5 Strong Innings, Wright Delivers As Mets Edge Braves 1-0

A little less zip on the fastball. Still has that baffling changeup. Throw in a slider, plus all his pitching savvy, and it seems Johan Santana has more than enough to win.


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Mets Honor Gary Carter With Opening Day Tribute, No. 8 Jerseys

As planned, the Mets honored the memory of Gary Carter with a pregame ceremony on Opening Day. They also had a surprise in store.


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Schwei: Taking A Look At 50 Years Of Mets Openers

Opening Day will be the sixth in Mets history to be played on a Thursday. The Amazin’s are 5 and 0 all-time on Thursday openers, their best mark on any day of the week.


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Mets To Honor Gary Carter On Opening Day; Family Gets Ceremonial First Pitch

“We are thrilled that the Carters will be with us,” Jeff Wilpon said in a statement. “Mets fans will have the chance to pay their respects and remember all of his accomplishments.”


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Somers’ Monologue: Super Bowl + Linsanity = One Hot February

This time around, February leaves us as a month closer to July, with it’s sizzle and sparks and fireworks.


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Montreal Considers Ways To Honor Gary Carter

The city of Montreal is asking people for ideas on how the late baseball great Gary Carter should be remembered.


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Coleman: Mets’ Tejada Touches Down In St. Lucie

Yes, Ruben Tejada did finally make it to Mets camp on Sunday — not officially late, but not Tom Coughlin early either.


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Mets Will Wear Patch To Honor Carter

The Mets said Sunday that they will wear the symbol for all games this year, starting in spring training. The patch will feature a black home plate with Carter’s jersey number 8 in white