June 2, 2008
2008 Draft
by: Trent on Jun 2, 2008 1:46 PM | Filed under: Journals

So with only a few more days to go until the draft I figured I start a discussion about potential picks for the mets who pick at #18, 22, 33, 68, 100. So far I have heard:┬áIke Davis (1b/OF) Arizona…

February 11, 2008
John Maine and Oliver Perez
by: Trent on Feb 11, 2008 11:37 PM | Filed under: Journals

In the “Bill James Handbook 2008” Bill James projected John Maine to have a 12-11 record with a 4.05 ERA, and Oliver Perez to have a 9-12 record with a 4.69 ERA. Now after watching these two pitchers emerge into…

January 31, 2008
How many games should the Mets win next year?
by: Trent on Jan 31, 2008 8:43 PM | Filed under: Journals

Now that the Mets have acquired Johan Santana (pending a contract agreement of course) most baseball analysts see the Mets as the NL East favorites, and many as the favorite to represent the NL in the World Series. This seems…

January 24, 2008
Johan and the Mets farm system
by: Trent on Jan 24, 2008 3:58 PM | Filed under: Journals

About two months ago I examined the current “price” of pitching in baseball, and came to the conclusion that there are only two ways to acquire solid pitching, through player development and trades. It is becoming more evident every year…

December 3, 2007
Next Year
by: Trent on Dec 3, 2007 7:44 PM | Filed under: Journals

Look Milledge is gone, and unfortunately so is any shot of making a trade for a legit ace, but after reviewing our situation for the short term I honestly feel that we are actually in a good position to win…

November 8, 2007
Matt Garza
by: Trent on Nov 8, 2007 3:46 PM | Filed under: Journals

I have heard this rumor several times previously, that the Twins are interested in getting a young center fielder to replace the departed Torri Hunter. However there is now a significant twist to this rumor, that the Twins are willing…

June 4, 2007
MLB Draft
by: Trent on Jun 4, 2007 6:38 PM | Filed under: Journals

As most of you probably know the 2007 mlb draft will be aired for the first time ever on thursday. You are probably also aware that the mets have lost their first round pick #29 overall to San Francisco for…