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Mets’ DeGrom Named NL Rookie Of The Month

It’s not so far-fetched anymore. Mets starter Jacob deGrom is making a strong case for Rookie of the Year honors.

08/05/2014

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GM Sandy Alderson: Ace Matt Harvey Might Pitch In Arizona Fall League

The Arizona Fall League is usually host to minor-league prospects — not the faces of big-league pitching staffs. But pitching in the AFL would give the 24-year-old the opportunity to face live hitters.

09/24/2013

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Sports Verdict: How Would You Change Baseball? Instant Replay Vs. Designated Hitter

With several rule changes under consideration in MLB, two interesting prospects include expanding replay reviews in the game, and allowing the NL to exercise a DH option. If one were forced to choose either of these options, which would be best?

07/18/2013

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A Moment To Remember: Mo Rivera Takes Solo Bow In Final ASG Appearance

Quiet, reserved and understated during nearly a quarter-century in a sport that took him from Panama to the pantheon of pinstriped pitchers, Rivera was honored with that rarest of baseball tributes — a solo bow.

07/17/2013

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Evan Roberts’ 2013 MLB Season Preview And Predictions

It’s hilarious how everyone wants to claim the Yankees may finish in last or will be the new-age ’65 team. Meanwhile, in Queens…

03/26/2013

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Coleman: Cy Young Voters Got It Right With R.A. Dickey

Incredible, yes. Dickey had a lot of people to thank, and wanted to make sure Mets fans were at the top of that list.

11/15/2012

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Big Day For R.A.? Mets’ Dickey Hoping For Cy Young Honors

In the third sentence of his memoir, a humble R.A. Dickey said he’d “never lead the league in strikeouts.” It’s time for a revision — or maybe two.

11/14/2012

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Silverman: Giant Edge To NL Representative In World Series

Here’s the real issue that will keep the Tigers from hoisting the trophy: the NL is slowly but surely winning the battle for superiority against the AL.

10/23/2012

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Did Predictions Pan Out? Roberts’ MLB Playoff Preview, Awards And A Look Back

Here they are, Evan Roberts’ original 2012 MLB power rankings. Let’s see what lessons can be learned…

10/04/2012

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Mets’ Dickey Hopes All-Star Start Snub Wasn’t Based On Knuckleball

Owner of the best record in baseball, R.A. Dickey was hoping to become the first knuckleballer to start an All-Star game since Dutch Leonard in 1943. A 12-1 record wasn’t good enough.

07/10/2012

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Mets Manager Terry Collins Will Coach All-Star Game

Managers Terry Collins of the Mets and Ron Roenicke of the Brewers will serve as NL coaches for the All-Star game and managers Ned Yost of the Royals and Bob Melvin of the A’s will coach on the AL side.

06/13/2012

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Coutinho: Few Power Bats Left In NL, And That’s Good News For Mets

The National League has lost a lot of thump. And this is good news for the Mets who – quite frankly – have as many potential power bats in their lineup as any team in the league with the exception of the Cardinals and the Reds.

WFAN–01/25/2012

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By The Numbers: How The Game Of Baseball Has Changed

If you are sixty years old (or older), you probably remember when the Major Leagues consisted of only sixteen teams.

WFAN–09/08/2011

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NL Takes Down AL With Power, Pitching And More Pitching

Prince Fielder hit a three-run homer and Roy Halladay and his relief combined on a six-hitter to lead the NL over the AL 5-1 Tuesday night, giving the senior circuit its first two-game winning streak since the mid-1990s.

WFAN–07/12/2011

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All-Star Starters A Tough Task For Mets’ Beltran, Yankees’ Granderson, Cano

The managers for Tuesday’s All-Star game certainly won’t get many complaints for choosing Phillies ace of aces Roy Halladay and Angels star Jered Weaver to start the midsummer classic. But how will Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran and Yankees All-Star starters Robinson Cano and Curtis Granderson fare against the fireballers?

WFAN–07/12/2011

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