New York Mets

  • When a long distance love comes back

    When a long distance love comes back

    October 26, 2015 at 9:08 am 2 comments

    With the World Starting on Tuesday, Jordi Scrubbings is subbing in with some thoughts. In late August 1985, my father took me to my first Major League Baseball game. It was “Back to School Night” at Shea Stadium and I received a Mets binder I still have somewhere. I don’t […]

     
  • [ATTENDANCE] Rays Should Take Cue From Mets; Just Lie About Attendance

    [ATTENDANCE] Rays Should Take Cue From Mets; Just Lie About Attendance

    September 23, 2008 at 2:45 pm 8 comments

    The Rays averaged 28,852 fans (80.0% capacity) for their 10 September home dates, including two sellouts in their final two home games of the season. And yet, as recently as four days ago, Mitch Stacy of the Associated Press, wrote a story that was carried in many papers across the […]

     
  • [BARRY BONDS] Exploring Exactly What Barry Bonds Would Mean To Rays

    [BARRY BONDS] Exploring Exactly What Barry Bonds Would Mean To Rays

    March 13, 2008 at 12:46 pm 16 comments

    According to one projection system, the Rays are a 92-win team with Bonds… A few weeks ago, news broke that the Rays had brought up Barry Bonds’ name in internal discussions of available free agents. At the time we made it clear that it was highly unlikely that the Rays […]