Month: May 2017

Meet Jeremy Rochford, the man that will do anything to become a Scout

Originally posted on Mets Plus:
We’ve all heard those cliché expressions. “You have to follow your dreams”, and “you can only get there if you try as hard as you can try”. Well, during my trip the Winter Meetings in National Harbor, Maryland, I met the guy that wanted to…

The Plus in MetsPlus: A Little more about Citi Perks

Originally posted on Mets Plus:
You’ve probably seen them advertised on television. You’ve probably seen Citi Field personal in Blue t-shirts try to hand you a flyer about them, and you’ve probably realized that not everyone is eligible for them, but what are the perks? Today, we are going to…

#PlayBallWeekend: Conforto Hitting Demo

This weekend is Play Ball Weekend, which means special kid-friendly articles and features all week long! Today, Kevin Long and Michael Conforto demonstrate hitting tips for the young ones on MLB Network’s Play Ball.

Robert Gsellman looking better with every start….

For the second consecutive start, Mets pitcher Robert Gsellman has delivered a quality start. Yesterday, on Memorial Day, Robert allowed 2 earned runs over 7 innings pitched. Which lowered his inflated ERA to 5.75, which is still nowhere near where one would want to be this time of year, but

Let’s Go Mets Plus!

2017 is my fourth full season of blogging about Mets baseball, and, in my third year of MetsPlus, I wanted to share a new slogan to pair with the MetsPlus brand, that will be featured across our social medias. The phrase is “Let’s Go Mets Plus”, a take on “Let’s

Raging Hot Michael Conforto gets first Topps Now Card

On Tuesday, Michael Conforto hit two homeruns and had four runs batted in (three of those in the first inning from the leadoff spot, which was a club record). This was just another day of work for Conforto, who has been so hot, that fans have been urging other fans

Terry Collins to be the longest tenured Mets manager

  Terry Collins, the Mets manager since the year 2011, is set to be the longest tenured manager in Mets history in terms of games coached, if he manages through this Saturday’s game versus the Los Angeles Angels (which he should break no problem, unless the Mets lose today and

#MetsPlus360: So what is it like to sit behind home plate at Citi Field?

Last Sunday, I had the extreme fortune to sit in the second row behind home-plate, a true once in a lifetime experience. I have to start off by thanking the gentleman who works with one of the Mets sponsors for giving us the tickets. I’ve never sat in the Delta

#MetsPlus360: Mike Piazza’s Reception at the Farmer’s Museum in Cooperstown,NY

In the  inaugural MetsPlus360, I  shared my story of Mike Piazza’s reception at the Farmer’s Museum, in Cooperstown, New York: After the Hall Of Fame Parade, where many of the game’s legends strolled down Main Street in fancy Ford trucks, Mike Piazza and other Mets alumni, family and friends made

My Thoughts on Matt Harvey

Disclaimer: I’ve never been a Matt Harvey “fan”. I’m a fan of the uniform he wears and will support his performance as long as he’s wearing the Orange and Blue, but after the game, I have no interest in Matt. I’ve wanted to see him out of Queens for three

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