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A spot for me to teach y'all some Spanish!

Mar 30

Where I Teach You All Some Spanish

Tomorrow, a new season dawns. We’ve all waited MONTHS for this and it’s finally here! 

Thanks to all the Hispanics in baseball, you’ve all been exposed to the wonderful world of Spanish. You haven’t lived till you’ve heard a player curse in Spanish. 

For the next 24 or so weeks, I’ll be posting a Spanish “lesson” once a week. Follow along! 


Feb 2

Maine-stay of the Mets

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John Maine and the Mets avoid arbitration, as he agrees to a one-year, $2.6 million contract.  I like Maine and am happy to see him stay with the team.


Jan 28
“It’s rare that you get that type of talent. Would you like to add that? Yeah. Would you like to add something else? Yeah. But hey, we have to deal with what we have.”

Jerry Manuel, via Mets.com


The discussion surrounding Manny Ramirez, unsurprisingly, has had little to do with his prowess as a baseball player. He’s good. That’s a fact. But questions linger around his capacity to fracture a clubhouse, as Ramirez seemed to do throughout his final weeks in Boston.


Jan 27
The Mets upped the ante to Oliver Perez, offering 3 years and upwards of $30 million.  C’mon, Ollie - take it.  I’ll throw in my sister.  I remember how you stared at her when we were in Pittsburgh.  You can have her!

The Mets upped the ante to Oliver Perez, offering 3 years and upwards of $30 million.  C’mon, Ollie - take it.  I’ll throw in my sister.  I remember how you stared at her when we were in Pittsburgh.  You can have her!


Jan 26
“We’re gonna be ready. There’s no doubt about that. [] There’s nothing more that we can do to prepare ourselves in the winter to make sure that we get the job done this year. I’m ready to go. I can’t wait.” David Wright, via mets.com

Mets musings go here

17 days till pitchers & catchers.