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Without Baseball

The World Series ended into the wee hours of November 2. It’s been almost nine days since that emotional Game 5 that started on Sunday, November 1 at Citi Field and went past midnight. 1,527 more words


It is utterly ridiculous to blame Jeurys Familia for the Mets' World Series loss

I can’t believe I even need to write this post. More than anything, it means I should probably stay away from arguments going on in my friends’ Facebook feeds and instead carry on thinking that our collective understanding of baseball, now, is better than blaming Jeurys Familia for the Mets’ swift exit from the World Series at the hands of the Kansas City Royals. 717 more words


What Now? Mets Look Toward The Future After A Magical Yet Heartbreaking Run

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — It was an exhilarating run with an empty feeling at the finish line.

For a team that lost the World Series in five games, the New York Mets came tantalizingly close to winning. 1,000 more words


Offseason Outlook for the New York Mets

The New York Mets had a storybook 2015 season. They captured the division crown over the favored Washington Nationals, returned to the postseason for the first time since 2006, and claimed the NL pennant for the fifth time in their history, defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago Cubs along the way. 1,325 more words


2015 Mets World Series: final reflections

New York Mets fans, I feel your pain. As I’ve noted before, despite my commitment to reasoned objectivity, I am one of you. So before I get down to dissecting the baseball heartbreak from which we’re all recovering, I’d like to remind you of something. 1,475 more words

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World Series Game 5 Recap

The Kansas City Royals are the 2015 World Series champions after beating the Mets in extra innings on Sunday night. The sequence of events that led to the outcome was both heartbreaking and familiar for Mets fans. 18 more words


The second guessers

I killed Matt Harvey back in September over the maxed-out innings controversy. I said he was gutless and that he was a pussy. Well I was wrong. 246 more words