MLB: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies

The Phillie Phanatic is My Nemesis (And Other Philadelphia-Based Mets Villains)

Growing up, I hated the Phillies. I suppose that’s nothing special for a Mets fan, given the rivalry that’s managed to stay alight between the teams for decades despite them hardly ever being good at the same time. But I really, really hated them. I grew up in Phillies territory, and first saw the Mets […]

MLB: NLDS-New York Mets at Los Angeles Dodgers

The Biggest Mets Villains

The guy you love to hate. The one you’re most afraid of when he faces the Mets in a clutch situation. You don’t root for players to get hurt, but if he happens to miss the next Mets series with flu-like symptoms, you won’t object. Even the guys you wish were not in charge. These are […]