One of the challenges of writing in a weekly format like this is…timing. The MLB trade deadline was Wednesday, 5 days ago. By Wednesday evening, myriad recaps had been written. Articles dissecting the winners and[…]
The Mets paid a visit to Derek Jeter’s baseball home and didn’t even come away with a gift basket. A three-game sweep at the hands of the worst baseball team in recent years has the[…]
Amongst the litany of baseball’s unwritten rules is one that suggests that major team announcements should not be made during the World Series by teams other than those who are actually in the World Series.[…]
Announcer: It’s time for Flushing’s least favorite game show, You Blew It! And here’s your host, Fran Zabriskie. The crowd reluctantly honors the “Applause” sign. FZ: Howdy folks, and welcome to You Blew It, where[…]
As the Mets limp towards the end of the beginning of summer, let’s try to understand what’s happened in the first three months… The internet is a funny place, isn’t it? I had an idea[…]
Since the Madoff Scandal, we have seen the Mets cut payroll significantly with the Wilpons shying away from having a top five payroll like they once did. Given their debt and possibly due to some[…]
Now that the final out of the Mets’ 2018 Grapefruit League games has been recorded, I have asked Mel and Ed to share their thoughts on the upcoming season. In case you’re unfamiliar with them,[…]
Former Gotham Baseball scribe Howard Megdal has written a great new book, “Wilpon’s Folly”, but the Mets finances aren’t the only problem now, are they?
People keep telling me that they trust Sandy Alderson. Problem is, I don’t trust his boss.
On this week’s Gotham Baseball LIVE, hosts Mark Healey and Joe McDonald talked to a diverse group about the growing scandal surrounding the Wilpon ownership group.