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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2221 » by nykballa2k4 » Wed Mar 7, 2018 2:58 am

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reub wrote:Thank you for your opinion. Can you teach Stanton how to catch a fly ball now? Bird hit .190 last year...that's 30 points lower than Frazier did.How did Tanaka pitch the other day? Maybe we'll trade you Montero if you behave yourself.


Oh, and when are you getting a major league manager?


LMAO at caring about managers in analytics world 2018. Front offices manage the game and we have an elite FO. Can't say the same about you guys :lol:


How about you go back to your thread until you win your division. See you in the WS. Did you get your "over the hump" camel?
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2222 » by Mecca » Wed Mar 7, 2018 3:02 am

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Oh, and when are you getting a major league manager?


LMAO at caring about managers in analytics world 2018. Front offices manage the game and we have an elite FO. Can't say the same about you guys :lol:


How about you go back to your thread until you win your division. See you in the WS. Did you get your "over the hump" camel?


I came for beef because Reub entered our thread looking for war. Go in our thread and see. He started the beef. :lol: :lol:

I'm enjoying our plethora of top prospects very much so.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2223 » by nykballa2k4 » Wed Mar 7, 2018 4:09 am

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LMAO at caring about managers in analytics world 2018. Front offices manage the game and we have an elite FO. Can't say the same about you guys :lol:


How about you go back to your thread until you win your division. See you in the WS. Did you get your "over the hump" camel?


I came for beef because Reub entered our thread looking for war. Go in our thread and see. He started the beef. :lol: :lol:

I'm enjoying our plethora of top prospects very much so.


You all can stay there and enjoy your circle jerk and feel free to troll whoever relentlessly in that thread! If Reub is trying to troll you, that's HIS problem. This is our space to try not to feel s#itty about our baseball fandom.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2224 » by reub » Wed Mar 7, 2018 6:07 am

Conforto is already taking batting practice and Swarzak threw 20 pitches in a simulated game. Promising happenings that I attribute to all of Mickey Callaway's love.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2225 » by reub » Wed Mar 7, 2018 8:15 pm

Wheeler with 3 strong shutout innings against the fabled Yankees today. 4 strikeouts too.

After today I'm over Montero now. That leaves us with only 8 starters.
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Post#2226 » by Lotsix » Wed Mar 7, 2018 10:07 pm

Mets gonna have the best record in NY this year....yanks might hit 500 hom runs this year but still have sh*t for pitching. Mets staff stays healthy coupled with a good pen = a contender.
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Post#2227 » by reub » Wed Mar 7, 2018 10:22 pm

Lotsix wrote:Mets gonna have the best record in NY this year....yanks might hit 500 hom runs this year but still have sh*t for pitching. Mets staff stays healthy coupled with a good pen = a contender.


But they have a sticky.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2228 » by NYKnickerbocker » Thu Mar 8, 2018 1:13 am

if we can get some form of 2015 harvey and degrom and thor are them selves, we should be good. just need the other 5-7 guys to be decent
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Post#2229 » by reub » Thu Mar 8, 2018 6:07 am

Calloway said that Wheeler looked pretty good and then he repeated it. He seems to have command and movement plus his fastball.
Gsellman also pitched well. I'm guessing that as of now our pitching order is:

Thor
Degrom
Harvey
Wheeler
Vargas
Gsellman
Matz
Lugo
Montero

Having Gsellman, Lugo and Matz in our bullpen would be pretty, pretty good.
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Post#2230 » by Mecca » Thu Mar 8, 2018 10:55 pm

get reub out of of our Yankees thread.

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Post#2231 » by Manhattan Project » Thu Mar 8, 2018 10:57 pm

There it's a sticky now...
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2232 » by reub » Fri Mar 9, 2018 1:12 am

Manhattan Project wrote:There it's a sticky now...

I can die a happy man. :D :) :D :P :wink: :lol: :D
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Post#2233 » by reub » Fri Mar 9, 2018 2:14 am

Noah with 3.1 innings, no runs and 7 strikeouts today. Our opening day starter for sure.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2234 » by Manhattan Project » Fri Mar 9, 2018 2:41 am

reub wrote:Noah with 3.1 innings, no runs and 7 strikeouts today. Our opening day starter for sure.


I really believe he's gonna win the Cy Young award this year, he's going to go out there and straight dominate. 2.20-2.50 Era, 250-280 strikeouts, 18-22 wins. He's the right handed Randy Johnson who got it all together at a younger age.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2235 » by HarthorneWingo » Fri Mar 9, 2018 7:05 am

reub wrote:Calloway said that Wheeler looked pretty good and then he repeated it. He seems to have command and movement plus his fastball.
Gsellman also pitched well. I'm guessing that as of now our pitching order is:

Thor
Degrom
Harvey
Wheeler
Vargas
Gsellman
Matz
Lugo
Montero

Having Gsellman, Lugo and Matz in our bullpen would be pretty, pretty good.


Montero is finished. He's been putrid so far this spring and he's out of options. Arivaderci baby.

https://www.sny.tv/mets/news/the-mets-cannot-justify-carrying-rafael-montero/268157920
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Post#2236 » by reub » Sat Mar 10, 2018 5:40 am

Matz redeemed himself today. I'd move him up to #6 on the starting pitcher depth chart now.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2237 » by Are We Ther Yet » Sat Mar 10, 2018 11:46 pm

reub wrote:Matz redeemed himself today. I'd move him up to #6 on the starting pitcher depth chart now.


Did Harvey move up or down the list today? :lol: Couldn't resist.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2238 » by reub » Sun Mar 11, 2018 1:48 am

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reub wrote:Matz redeemed himself today. I'd move him up to #6 on the starting pitcher depth chart now.


Did Harvey move up or down the list today? :lol: Couldn't resist.

I noticed that Betances had to come out for a 2nd inning of pitching because manager Aaron Boone forgot to warm up a pitcher to replace him. The team was standing around wondering who was going to pitch. When are you getting a real manager? Billy Martin is turning over in his grave.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2239 » by Are We Ther Yet » Sun Mar 11, 2018 2:22 am

reub wrote:
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reub wrote:Matz redeemed himself today. I'd move him up to #6 on the starting pitcher depth chart now.


Did Harvey move up or down the list today? :lol: Couldn't resist.

I noticed that Betances had to come out for a 2nd inning of pitching because manager Aaron Boone forgot to warm up a pitcher to replace him. The team was standing around wondering who was going to pitch. When are you getting a real manager? Billy Martin is turning over in his grave.


Win something this MILLENIUM then we can talk. It's 2018!!! You lost 2 years ago. You lost 18 years ago...to the Yankees.

Bobby Valentine is spinning on a bar stool somewhere, mumbling about Mike Piazza with a fake nose and moustache glasses on. Drooling on himself!!!

Hey Doc...where's the straw?
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#2240 » by reub » Sun Mar 11, 2018 2:46 am

Make it to the World Series this DECADE and then we can talk.

But first you better get yourself a major league manager who understands that before you take out one pitcher it helps to warm up another one.

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