Mets Through the Years: The All-Star(s), 1995
July 10th, 2012 by slangon

1995 was the last year that there would only be 1 Mets player at the Mid-Summer Classic. For a few years at least. Bobby Bo would make his final All-Star appearance in 1995. This year, he took over for Vinny Castilla at third base during the 6th inning. He ended up with 1 at-bat. He […]

I Guess That’s One Way to Stop a Losing Streak
June 28th, 2012 by slangon

In case you didn’t hear, yesterday the Mets beat the Cubs by the score of 17-1. In honor of that feat, here are 17 Mets cards that were part of a massive, 109 card order that I picked up off of Sportlots recently. Enjoy. And just to be fair, the Cubbies did score one run, […]

Mets Through the Years: First Base
May 18th, 2012 by slangon

This is the fourth post in this series. We’ve looked at the field generals, the men who’ve donned the tools of ignorance, and the guys who’ve thrown the first pitch of the season. Today we’ll be taking a trip back through time to see who’s covered the first base bag for the Mets throughout their […]