Meet the Mets
Once again, it's a pretty slow day for Met news. The most interesting story out there is Murray Chass's post on Omar's inability to multi-task this offseason. While I really despise anonymous sources, this does sound so stupid that it's probably true.
Nelson Figueroa threw a complete game three-hitter in the Dominican Republic.
For those Mets fans with more high brow tastes, be sure to check out the Met poetry reading on Feb. 16.
Bobby Valentine will serve on a commission to improve Stamford's fire department. I hope for Stamford's sake that the solution will not involve Armando Benitez.
Teddy Dziuba sat down with Met prospect Shawn Bowman who was recently added to the Met 40 man roster.
Around the NL East
There is a really great Philadelphia joke in here somewhere, but I'm both too politically correct and not a good enough joke writer to make it.
Washington has signed Adam Kennedy, right after the O-Dog signed with Minnesota. That means, once again, the Mets are stuck with Luis Castillo.
Steve Phillips will sit down with Matt Lauer to talk about all that stuff.
Think you'd do well on a baseball category in Jeopardy? Let's put that to a test.