Fired hitting coach Dave Hudgens says players have been “trying too hard” at Citi Field — and not just because of the ballpark’s pitcher-friendly dimensions.
Seinfeld will appear on the pregame show and then join Gary Cohen, Keith Hernandez and Ron Darling for the call of the game against the San Francisco Giants.
Mets starter Jonathon Niese is scheduled to undergo a follow-up MRI on his left shoulder.
SportsNet New York says Hernandez made an “honest mistake” when he used the term “dead soldier” to describe a broken bat on Memorial Day.
Say it ain’t so, Keith! Mets fans may soon be subject to something so startling we refuse to believe it: a bare-lipped Keith Hernandez.
Johan Santana pitched three scoreless innings in Brooklyn and will likely be activated by the Mets on Saturday.
The guys took a call from a Mets fan in Jersey by the name of Jaime, who admitted to watching the Mets’ Triple-A affiliate, the Buffalo Bisons, on SNY last night to get a glimpse of pitching prospect Matt Harvey.
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld has always been a loyal Mets fan. But when limited partnerships of the club went on sale last year, he had zero interest in buying a piece.
Clearly Darling is aware, and worthy of his nomination for this year’s ‘Pulse of the People’ award, but when asked about it he did his best to downplay the honor bestowed upon him.
Long before they ever met, Howie Rose and Gary Cohen could well have heard each other cheering, as they roared along with the crowd.
Former Jets nose tackle Kris Jenkins has been hired by SportsNet New York as an NFL analyst, and will appear on several of the cable network’s programs including “Jets Game Plan,” ”SportsNite,” ”Jets Extra Point” and “Jets Post Game Live.”
Darren Meenan has a successful Mets-themed t-shirt company with a close-knit following. He also had Mets-Braves tickets Sunday night… until he got the boot from Citi Field brass.
The financial temperature of the Mets is significantly better than it was 24 hours ago and everything I hear about new minority owner David Einhorn indicates he will provide not only finance, but an infusion of enthusiasm and innovation.
Tim McCarver didn’t shy away from discussing the Mets’ financial situation during a conference call in March, though according to the New York Post, the Fox analyst is sorry for his comments about SNY’s three-man TV team.
Mets baseball is back at Citi Field, and nobody is more excited than 1986 hero and SNY analyst Bobby Ojeda.