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THE CASE FOR CONFORTO

This is an open letter to Manager Terry Collins of the New York Mets:

Dear Terry, 

Lou here. Just checking in on you because it’s a new season and your team appears to be having the same problem as last season. 530 more words

Joe Primanti ought to throw Bucs' opening day pitch

Nothing says Pittsburgh like a nice Primanti Bro’s sandwich. The tower of stacked meats, coleslaw and french fries has become an icon of the “steel city.” 116 more words

Predictions for the NL East in 2017

As opposed to 2015, the NL East was one of the better divisions in the MLB in 2016. Their division included two playoff teams (Mets and Nationals) and included a very talented Marlins team who only finished 3 games under .500 and were in the playoff hunt for the majority of the season. 462 more words

Atlanta Braves

Atlanta Braves outlook

ORLANDO, Fla- The Atlanta Braves are looking to make noise this year as they ended the season last year with comebacks falling just short of a win. 89 more words

Gotham: A Tale of Two Shortstops

The Mets began 2o16 with two Venezuelans vying for the shortstop role. As the season winds down and the playoffs loom, only one may remain.

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Back in the Race, in a New York Minute

Ronald Torreyes, Wilmer Flores, and Asdrubal Cabrera bring the Gotham squads to the precipice of respectability–and the vaunted Wild Card.

Asdrubal has, in a low-key-veteran way, led the Mets this season, and it’s perhaps no surprise that he was out of the lineup, injured, during their August free-fall to .500.

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2016 MLB Midseason Predictions

American League East

Preseason:

  1. Toronto Blue Jays* 88-74
  2. Tampa Bay Rays* 86-76
  3. Baltimore Orioles 81-81
  4. New York Yankees 79-83
  5. Boston Red Sox 74-88

Update:

  1. Baltimore Orioles* 92-70…
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