Category Archives: Mets

Catch The Wave

Lots of catching up to do. Been a helluva week… ITEM #1–…Got a soft machine. I cannot stand the Dallas Cowboys. There. I said it out loud. Since I was a little kid, I always thought that Dallas got an … Continue reading

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Waiting for the alarm.

In 2000, the football Giants made a great mid-season run and won themselves the NFC East and got a first round bye, improbably. They beat the Eagles handily in their initial playoff game, then welcomed Minnesota into Giants Stadium for … Continue reading

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A Voice Is Actually Heard (An Appreciation Of Howard Megdal)

Has anyone else noticed the surfeit of e-mails from the Mets lately? I don’t mean the usual end-of-the-season mea culpas from Fred/Jeff/Saul/Dave Howard [translation]– “Dear Met Fan, I know we weren’t as successful as we’d hoped to be this year … Continue reading

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Would Ws Lead to Ws?

Hmmmm… I was scanning a list of potential free agents yesterday, bemoaning the probability that not a single one will end up in Queens. However, I did see a couple of names that might catch our new GM’s fancy. Our … Continue reading

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I’d Like To Think…

The World Series is over and the San Francisco Giants have brought a championship to their half of the Bay for the first time ever. Congratulations! Sincere and heartfelt. The Giants are the dark horse I had my money on … Continue reading

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High School Latin

I went to Bergen Catholic, an all-boys (GAAAH!) high school in New Jersey. Freshman year, I took Latin as kind of a goof — plus it was 1 of 2 electives, the other being Unified Chemistry & Physics. Given a … Continue reading

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26th of October, Corona Park (Sandy)

Well, well, well, well, well…I’ve been away for a while. I miss anything? I kid…I kid… Let’s see, where to begin. How about the beginning of September? First things first: my mother-in-law. She came out of rehab and with just … Continue reading

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