MLB: Minnesota Twins at Washington Nationals

The Mets and Nationals Are Building A Real Rivalry

Monday afternoon, Sandy Alderson stood in the clubhouse tunnel at Citi Field and recited with some detail the adventures of the Nationals’ long-winded 16-inning victory the night before. The joke, the general manager delivered, was that, no, the Mets weren’t paying much attention to their foils in the National League East. Humorous asides aside, it’s […]

MLB: NLCS-New York Mets at Chicago Cubs

Believe It Or Not, The Mets Are Contenders Now

Consider this for a moment: The Mets are contenders. They are viable, certifiable World Series contenders. This seems odd for so many reasons. It is a burden the organization has not held in a while. Self-loathing from the fanbase (“LOLMets” anyone?) and stumbling and bumbling from the parts of the team that actually decided the results had […]