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Mets 101 All-Star Memories: Keith Hernandez (1984, 86-87)
August 4th, 2013 at 9:09 AM
A key fixture at first base at Shea Stadium during the 1980's, Keith Hernandez represented the Amazins three times in the MLB All-Star Game starting in 1984 and again in both 1986 and 1987. By the time the Mets traded for the Gold Glover in June of 1983, he had...

Mets 101 Valentine’s Day Special:Most Lovable New York Mets
February 14th, 2013 at 8:46 AM
If you're anything like myself (which for you and your loved ones I hope not) you've dated and had a few relationships in your time.  In reflecting in most relationships past, you hope that all of them were good ones (in my case I'm still crossing my fingers), that you...

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Biggest Met Killers #2-Mike Schmidt
February 14th, 2013 at 12:33 AM
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...

Mets 101 Seven in Seven Series: Top Mets Players of All Time #5 Keith Hernandez
November 28th, 2012 at 8:06 AM
Just in time for the holiday season, Mets 101's Seven in Seven series returns as our gift to you.  Each week, the Mets 101 staff will begin a countdown of something related to the New York Mets ( i.e. best third baseman, worst defeat, etc.).  We will begin our countdown...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Sandy Alderson Speaks Out About 2012
September 26th, 2012 at 12:30 PM
As the New York Mets can see the finish line for the 2012 season, the time has come to begin assessing the season that was. The organization will face some difficult decisions in the third year of Sandy Alderson's regime, and looking back at the missteps of 2012 will allow...

New York Mets 50th Anniversary: Constructing a 50th Anniversary Team Lineup
September 24th, 2012 at 12:08 PM
As the New York Mets' 50th anniversary season comes to a close, one of the more interesting ideas that has floated around the Mets 101 newsroom is how one would construct a lineup of the top players in Mets history. Interesting decisions surrounded this process, including a particularly crazy debate...

Mets 50th Anniversary: Top Five Trades in New York Mets History
September 14th, 2012 at 10:38 AM
Since Sandy Alderson has taken over as General Manager of the New York Mets, we've seen moves that didn't just shore up the Mets' immediate roster, but their future one as well. Alderson made his mark last year by trading Carlos Beltran for prospect Zach Wheeler, a trade, which along with...

Mets 101 Hall of Fame: the First Class
July 25th, 2012 at 7:30 PM
Last week at Mets 101 we introduced our brand new Mets 101 Hall of Fame. After much deliberation amongst the Mets 101 staff, each writer has selected a candidate for induction in the first class of the Mets 101 Hall of Fame. The initial class features five players, so there...

New York Mets 50th Anniversary: Top 10 Big Names to Wear a Met Uniform
July 16th, 2012 at 11:58 AM
Throughout the course of their history, the New York Mets have had a lot of great players wear the orange and blue. Whether it is one of the twelve Hall of Famers who have spent some part of their careers with the Mets or players who weren't Hall worthy but...

New York Mets 50th Anniversary: Top Ten Fan Favorites in Mets History
July 9th, 2012 at 12:42 PM
As we are now at the half way point of the season, we've seen from our Amazing Mets a pretty impressive baseball year thus far.  We're starting to see this team along with it's players come in to their own, second wind, or in some cases grow right into their...

New York Mets 50th Anniversary: Top First Basemen in Mets History
May 19th, 2012 at 10:53 PM
Current New York Mets first baseman Ike Davis has shown a lot of promise in his brief career. Davis exploded onto the scene with a bang in 2010, hitting 19 home runs and driving in 71 runs. Davis' career has hit a bit of a snag as he suffered a...