The quote of the weekend goes to manager Jerry Manuel. Commenting on Gary Sheffield‘s leg cramp after Friday nights game Manuel let loose with this missive: Theyâ€™re calling it crampsâ€¦ so, surgery on Thursday. Sometimes Manuel is a little too loose with his comments but this time he just said what everyone else was thinking.
Washington Nationals acting general manager Mike Rizzo did his best Jerry Manuel impression when he was asked why he designated starting pitcher Daniel Cabrera for assignment yesterday. Rizzo said: “You have to put your best 25 players on the roster that are giving you a chance to win. I look beyond the contract and look [...]
David Wright on the Mets current situation: “This is what makes it funâ€¦This is what you work hard for. This is what you prepare forâ€¦This is a bump in the road. It doesnâ€™t matter what Philadelphia does. It only matters what the guys in this clubhouse do and we plan on getting the job done. [...]
â€œWhen I throw in game, please, everyone cross your fingers.â€ – Orlando Hernandez on his new delivery
Pedro Martinez spoke with the media yesterday at Port St. Lucie and was his usual self. Here are some of the interesting things he mentions. On the steroids era: “I dominated that era and I did it clean. I can stand by my numbers and I can be proud of them.” On steroids testing: “I [...]
“That’s one good thing about baseball. Whether you’re good or bad, you’ve got the next day to do the same thing over again.” – Jerry Manuel, Mets first base coach
“We have to go in there and bring our ‘A’ game. This was a big series. This was a hyped-up series. I think it is good that we have an off day so we can get mentally prepared for Philly. They have played great baseball. We have to continue to go in there and continue [...]
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I don’t know if he could rebound, but to bring in a guy with his history on a minor league contract, I figured, what is there to lose? – Omar Minaya on the signing of Bret Boone to a minor leage contract. My thoughts exactly.
I added a new sidebar item called Mets Quotes. This is powered by a plugin that shows a random quote from a quotes database. I filled the quotes database with over 100 quotes that are either about the Mets or from personalities that were affiliated with the Mets at one point in their career. This [...]