Tagged: ‘Chipper Jones’

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Biggest Met Killers #1-Chipper Jones
February 17th, 2013 at 6:53 PM
Just in time for the New Year, Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns as our gift to you. Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of topics related to the New York Mets (i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.). We will begin our countdowns with...

Sizing up the Competition, Part 2: Atlanta Braves
January 6th, 2013 at 12:04 PM
As we digest the aftermath of the R.A. Dickey trade, it is clear that the New York Mets are looking to build their 2013 squad with youth. A natural question to keep an eye on for the Mets is to see what their division rivals are doing in the offseason....

New York Mets 50th Anniversary: Top Rival Teams
October 9th, 2012 at 3:45 PM
As the New York Mets miss out on the postseason for the sixth consecutive season, it is particularly painful for Mets fans to watch the postseason seeing two division rivals (the Washington Nationals and Atlanta Braves) competing for the World Series title. Mets fans aren't particularly thrilled either that the...

Braves Down Mets 6-2 in Chipper’s Final Home Game
September 30th, 2012 at 7:36 PM
It’s the end of an era.  Chipper Jones’ days of tormenting Met fans are over as today was the last time the two adversaries faced off against each other.  The Braves (93-66) also made history today as they won for the major league record 23rd straight time when Kris Medlen started the...

Farewell Larry “Chipper” Jones: a Living Obituary for the Career of an All Time New York Mets Nemesis
September 9th, 2012 at 9:13 PM
After hearing that Chipper Jones would not be making the start in the last game of the Atlanta Braves series at Citi Field for 2012, I really thought Jones' reign of torment over the Amazins' had come to a close.  Jones, however, wasn't done tormenting the Mets just yet. Jones...