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Stan Williams reflects on the Nasty Boys, Sweet Lou and the Reds

He was the pitching coach for the Nasty Boys. For Mario Soto and Jose Rijo. For Tom Browning and Danny Jackson. And he even coached The All-American Boy. 1,479 more words

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Boomer & Carton: John Franco Is Not The Weakest Link

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Mets great John Franco called into the show to assure his “coach” that he will not be a liability on the court during Friday night’s Joseph Lemm Memorial Celebrity Basketball Game at Carnesecca Arena. 49 more words


Reds junk from the Barves Junkie

There has not been a new post on the Cardboard Junkie website in four months. But Dave is still quite active on Twitter as @CardJunk… 371 more words


Series Preview: Miami Marlins

With the Mets struggling for offense and dropping 2 of 3 to the Phillies, the Miami Marlins come to town.


2015 fanfare: John Franco, Rusty Staub, and Edgardo Alfonso raised the National League pennant flag as the Mets opened Citi Field in 2016. 975 more words


Put Those Numbers On The Wall

The New York Post today is jumping on the Mets retired number bandwagon, and making the argument I’ve been shouting about for years… it’s time for the Mets to start respecting team history and retire more numbers. 393 more words


1996 was 20 years ago???

I’ve always enjoyed flipping through baseball media guides. In the days of Baseball-Reference.com, Fangraphs.com and MLB.com’s own player information pages, paper reference books seem kind of quaint. 228 more words