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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6701 » by HarthorneWingo » Sat Jun 8, 2019 9:11 pm

Stannis wrote:
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We were in the World Series less than 4 years ago.


Fluke. When was the last time before that? 2000?


That was no fluke... DeGrom, Harvey, Thor in their primes. You couldn't ask for better in post season baseball. If we had a catcher that could actually throw to second, we might have been champs.


You're right. "Fluke" was an inaccurate word to use. I mean "aberration." :D
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6702 » by jermsknicks » Sat Jun 8, 2019 10:08 pm

HarthorneWingo wrote:
Stannis wrote:
HarthorneWingo wrote:
Fluke. When was the last time before that? 2000?


That was no fluke... DeGrom, Harvey, Thor in their primes. You couldn't ask for better in post season baseball. If we had a catcher that could actually throw to second, we might have been champs.


You're right. "Fluke" was an inaccurate word to use. I mean "aberration." :D

I really wanted to keep Murph. We could've made another run the following year if we resigned him.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6703 » by Garbagelo » Sun Jun 9, 2019 5:40 am

we need to draft Kumar Rocker one day
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6704 » by Rich Rane » Sun Jun 9, 2019 12:21 pm

Read on Twitter


Yikes, how?
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6705 » by Jeffrey » Sun Jun 9, 2019 2:47 pm

Rich Rane wrote:
Read on Twitter


Yikes, how?


Even the pitcher in the end was like... WTF
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6706 » by newyorker4ever » Sun Jun 9, 2019 2:53 pm

Stannis wrote:
HarthorneWingo wrote:
reub wrote:
We were in the World Series less than 4 years ago.


Fluke. When was the last time before that? 2000?


That was no fluke... DeGrom, Harvey, Thor in their primes. You couldn't ask for better in post season baseball. If we had a catcher that could actually throw to second, we might have been champs.



Don't forget Y.Cespedes and D.Murphy cause we don't get there without those two.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6707 » by HarthorneWingo » Sun Jun 9, 2019 7:35 pm

newyorker4ever wrote:
Stannis wrote:
HarthorneWingo wrote:
Fluke. When was the last time before that? 2000?


That was no fluke... DeGrom, Harvey, Thor in their primes. You couldn't ask for better in post season baseball. If we had a catcher that could actually throw to second, we might have been champs.



Don't forget Y.Cespedes and D.Murphy cause we don't get there without those two.


Plus Kelly Johnson and Jose Uribe. Actually, it was a magical 2015 run to the playoffs and then WS. Then we lost to the better team.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6708 » by reub » Sun Jun 9, 2019 8:59 pm

Jeffrey wrote:
Rich Rane wrote:
Read on Twitter


Yikes, how?


Even the pitcher in the end was like... WTF


Well, he hit the glove. Lol.
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Re: Official NY Mets Thread 

Post#6709 » by Manhattan Project » Sun Jun 9, 2019 9:09 pm

HarthorneWingo wrote:
newyorker4ever wrote:
Stannis wrote:
That was no fluke... DeGrom, Harvey, Thor in their primes. You couldn't ask for better in post season baseball. If we had a catcher that could actually throw to second, we might have been champs.



Don't forget Y.Cespedes and D.Murphy cause we don't get there without those two.


Plus Kelly Johnson and Jose Uribe. Actually, it was a magical 2015 run to the playoffs and then WS. Then we lost to the better team.


I mean if Toronto beats them, we win that WS. KC was just built to beat us.

This year has been underwhelming to say the least, but Alonso has been a joy to watch. With most of this team being underwhelming, he's been a breath of fresh air.
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