From John Harper in the Daily News today:
Because Hernandez is not on the 40-man roster, Mets' brass apparently was debating the idea of releasing one of their players to open a spot for him.
“We haven't decided what we're going to do yet,” assistant GM Jim Duquette said. “We're still talking about it.”
To quote those water [...]
The 2005 New York Mets, beloved Wild Card contender and object of irrational obsession to thousands, passed Tuesday evening.
They were 144 games old.
The cause of death was termed offensive futility exacerbated by an attack of executional ineptitude.
A coroner's report indicated there was little heart left at the end.
The 2005 New York Mets were best known [...]
Rest easy, soul of Fred Merkle. New York baseball has a new, much more deservedly crowned Bonehead for all time. It's one thing not to advance from first to second on the winning base hit in an era when that was generally accepted practice. Bonehead Offerman has come up with a whole new interpretation of [...]
I dunno, man, they look pretty undead to me.
Nothing like soothing a fan base that's not very forgiving in the first place by playing nine innings of pathetic, lead-ass baseball. The bottom of the 7th was particularly disgusting: terrible pitch selection by Jose Reyes, Jose Offerman managing to break back to first on a line-drive [...]