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I figured out why David Wright has been so bad this year!

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David's evil twin Dave Wrongz has been playing for him instead! How did we all miss this?

Re: Lack of weekend posts on AA archives

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In response to concerns over the lack of posts on the site by the AA editorial staff on weekends, I contacted Eric Simon about this disparity. This wasn't obvious to me, but after doing a little digging through the site, I created a graphic which clearly shows the disparity between weekend posts and weekday posts.

2006 Carlos Beltran Walk-off HR vs. Cardinals

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I'm pretty sure this happened exactly eight years ago today (8/22). I was 11 years old at the time and it was one of my favorite games. Thought I'd throw it up here. LGM!

Bases Per Out (BPO) statistic

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Because today was an off day, I decided to do some research on our front office. Supposedly, we use the "Bases Per Out" statistic. I really, really hope this isn't the case. If the Mets regime thinks that getting from first base to second base is just as important as getting to first base in the first place, we are seriously screwed

Brooklyn Cyclones will wear Nickelodeon "slime" jerseys

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What do you guys think of them? I don't know. /slimed

A map of the Mets' travel schedule this season

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That's a lot of airline peanuts.

Umpire tosses Mariners skipper for raising his hand

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Seriously, you guys! This situation is getting out of, um... hand. (See GIF in comments section)

Here's how to score runs

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A tip for the Mets' offense.

Poll: Should the Mets sign Rusney Castillo for 6 years, $50 million?

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Rusney Castillo seems to be a good fit for the Mets. He has blazing speed and is said to be a good hitter with solid power. He is projected to be an outfielder in the majors but has also played some shortstop in Cuba. He seems to me like a perfect fit for the Mets. Unfortunately, I have not read anything connecting him to the Mets. He would not cost any draft picks or prospects, just money, and from what I've been reading, he may command as high a contract as 6 years, $50 million. Should the Mets give it to him?

Matt den Dekker's batting stance has changed

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The Mets have talked about adjustments that Matt den Dekker made at the plate in Las Vegas. His batting stance is certainly one of them.

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