Saturday Morning Mets Links

Amazin’ Avenue – Eno Sarris breaks down Mike Pelfrey’s season so far. He doesn’t see Pelf as an ace, but more like a strong #2 starter – similar to a younger Derek Lowe. Very solid analysis and well worth a read.

OnTheBlack – Kerel Cooper is concerned with Johan Santana.

Brooklyn Met Fan – Adam thinks the Mets are becoming a Cinderella story.

NY Post – Dan Martin writes about Wally Backman, new manager of the Brooklyn Cyclones.

The Mets Police – Shannon Shark has more Wally Backman video from Playing for Peanuts.

And here is Orioles 2B/3B Ty Wigginton discussing his time with the Mets:


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  1. MikeTomaselli June 12, 2010 at 4:32 pm
    Wow, anyone else notice that smile on Wiggy's face when asked about being traded? That is a smile from a man who knows he is trade bait. I think he is anticipating going to a contender. Gotta root for him if he does.