Re: Hey Omar....
- From: Harlan Lachman <hlachman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2005 09:02:07 -0400
In article <1122691554.918690.174300@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
"Kranepool fan" <pjf_72@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Theres one common thread with the Mets this year: .500 !!
> They win a few to get a few games ahead only to fall back again. Would
> it surprise anyone if they wind up getting swept out of Houston only to
> come back and win 2 of 3 against Milwaukee? Thats the way this team
> has been all year. I think fans are getting way to giddy about the Mets
> chances. Atlanta's gone 15 over .500 now and is pulling away as usual
> so the Mets only hope is the Wild Card spot -- Yet they have to climb 5
> teams to get it? Highly improbable. I wouldnt be trading away the farm
> to win this year.
> Save the chips and trade in the offseason.
> Met-in-PR wrote:
> > You are still on time, don't waste your time on this team for this year.
> > "Next year is now", It's time to think about 2006.
> > --
> > Let's Go Mets!!!
> > Met-in-PR
I agree with both of you. Getting Manny and Baeyz (sic) and giving up
the farm (literally), will tie our hands in terms of salary and chips.
This will be our team for years. No decent first baseman. No decent
catcher. A starter or two short. And a dominant starter who can win us a
I just don't get it. I sure hope this trade is being pushed by Tampa Bay
hoping to get cheap good players and the Sox hoping to avoid being stuck
with an aging player who will be a 5-10 next year.
This don't make sense for our team -- not in the long haul.
To respond, obviously drop the "nospan"?