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Scott Kazmir pitches against the Mets at Citi Field on June 24, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Palladino: Scott Kazmir And A Brief History Of Horrible Mets Trades

Regardless of Tuesday’s result, the Scott Kazmir move most definitely backfired on the Mets. But it was hardly a unique occurrence in the annals of team history.

06/25/2014

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Tom Seaver Not About To Lobby For Statue At Citi Field

There’s a “Seaver entrance” on the Plaza level of Citi Field. That’s great, but how about something befitting the greatest Mets player of all time?

04/17/2014

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

Boomer & Carton: Craig Gives Boom An Amazin’ Birthday Present

Recently, Boomer had been calling for the Mets to build a statue of Tom Seaver outside Citi Field. That gave Craigie an idea…

WFAN–04/17/2014

Tom Seaver throws out the first pitch prior to the inaugural game at Citi Field in 2009. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Tom Seaver Talks Boomer’s Birthday And Pitching

Once all the birthday pleasantries were exchanged, Tom had a great discussion about his pitching career and the differences between his era and modern-day pitching.

WFAN–04/17/2014

Tom Glavine (Photo by Steven R. Schaefer/AFP/Getty Images), Greg Maddux (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images), Frank Thomas (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baseball Writers Send Maddux, Glavine And Thomas To Cooperstown

The BBWAA made amends for last year’s controversial shutout on Wednesday, electing a trio of players to the Hall of Fame. Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas gained election, with Craig Biggio falling just short.

01/08/2014

Tom Seaver throws out the first pitch prior to the inaugural game at Citi Field in 2009. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: 20 Baseball Trivia Questions To Stump Your Friends

Can you identify the subject of these “quotes” which refer to Hall of Famers? Be careful — a few of them are tricky.

11/18/2013

Mike Piazza (credit: Jonathan Daniel / Allsport / Getty Images)

Mets Induct Fan Favorite Mike Piazza Into Team’s Hall Of Fame

The Mets honored former slugger Mike Piazza on Sunday during a 30-minute ceremony at Citi Field before their season finale against Milwaukee.

09/29/2013

Daisuke Matsuzaka of the New York Mets delivers a pitch against the Detroit Tigers on August 23, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Schwei: Mets Mauled By The Tigers, Continue Homestand Against Phillies

The Mets complete the homestand with a four-game series against the Phillies before heading to Washington this weekend. The Mets have gone 5 and 7 against both of these division rivals so far in 2013.

08/26/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei: Harvey’s Historic Second-Half Start And More Mets Notes

Harvey did something that the two previous Mets All-Star Game starting pitchers, Tom Seaver and Dwight Gooden, were not able to do; win their first outing after starting a mid-summer classic.

07/22/2013

Matt Harvey (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keidel: It Won’t Be Long Before Matt Harvey Has Broadway To Himself

Once Derek Jeter retires — his suddenly balky body is hastening the process — and assuming Mariano Rivera makes good on his curtain call, Harvey will have Broadway to himself.

07/22/2013

John Montone

‘Radio Free’ Montone: Baseball Fan’s Midsummer Night’s Dream

It was a New York baseball fan’s midsummer night’s dream. Two pitchers whose presence on the mound can intimidate even the game’s great sluggers.

07/19/2013

Carlos Beltran (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Carlos Beltran Could See Himself Going Into Hall Of Fame As A Met

The veteran admitted that, even though he still has years in front of him, he’s thought about going into the Hall as a Met. “It could be, I don’t know how that works,” Beltran said. “I don’t know how you choose that. But yeah, it could happen.”

07/17/2013

The red carpet on 42nd Street for the ninth annual MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show. (credit: WCBS 880's Paul Murnane)

MLB All-Star Red Carpet Show Gives Fans Free Up-Close Look At Players

The trip started at Bryant Park on 42nd Street and Sixth Avenue, on about 80,000 square feet of red carpet, and continued past Grand Central Terminal.

07/16/2013

Mike Piazza (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

New York Mets’ Most Enduring All-Stars Of All Time

Carlos Beltran, Mike Piazza, Dwight Gooden, Gary Carter, Tom Seaver and more of the Mets’ most enduring All-Stars of all time.

07/11/2013

Tom Seaver throws out the first pitch prior to the inaugural game at Citi Field in 2009. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Tom Seaver Set To Throw First Pitch At All-Star Game

The Mets great, recovering from Stage 3 Lyme disease, says he’s been practicing daily with the winemaker at his California vineyard.

07/10/2013

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