Matthew Callan

  • joined Sep 12, 2010
  • last login Apr 16, 2014
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It's all my fault, although I do blame others.

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Mets 2, Yankees 1 — Yet another walkoff win?!

Matt Harvey pitched brilliantly for 8 innings but looked undone by the incompetence of his teammates, until three straight hits by Daniel Murphy, David Wright, and Lucas Duda ruined the Queens leg of Mariano Rivera's farewell tour


Open thread: Mets vs. Yankees, 5/28/13

Mets phenom Matt Harvey gets his first taste of the Subway Series as he faces off against Hiroki Kuroda and the Yankees.

The Mets and the great rally cap orthodoxy failure

The Mets all but invented the rally cap in the 1980s. In 1987, they tried to codify its use. It didn't work.

Recap: Mets flail, Bruce wails

Jay Bruce's solo homer was the difference in the Mets' 4-3 loss against Cincinnati. Their incessant strikeouts didn't help a whole lot, either.

Reds 4, Mets 3 — G'day, Bruce

Mets drop opener of their series with Cincinnati, felled by a solo shot from Jay Bruce in the top of the sixth.


Open Thread: Mets vs. Reds, 5/20/13

The Mets begin an eight-game homestand as Shaun Marcum takes on Johnny Cueto and the Cincinnati Reds.

Jordany Valdespin: Worse than everyone ever?

Jordany Valdespin might deserve the scorn of his fellow Mets, but it's rare that a baseball player wouldn't receive the support of his teammates, no matter how horrible he may be.

Recap: Mets are the Thomas Edisons of losing

Mets lose their sixth in the row, proving themselves true innovators in the art of being terrible.

Cardinals 4, Mets 2: Marcum decent, other Mets not

Shaun Marcum turned in a worth effort, but his teammates ran and wild pitched their way to the Mets' sixth loss in a row.


Open Thread: Mets vs. Cardinals, 5/15/13

Shuan Marcum and the Mets continue to search for some semblance of sanity and will be forced to do so against Cardinals phenom Shelby Miller.

Hefner, Mets dealt death by a thousand dunks

In an almost guaranteed letdown game, the Mets still managed to find a unique way to let us down.

White Sox 6, Mets 3 — Hefner's no Harvey

The Mets' bats were silenced by Jake Peavy, and this time there was no Matt Harvey to redeem them.


Open Thread: Mets vs. White Sox, 5/8/13

The Mets go for a sweep of their brief two-game set with the Chicago White Sox as Jeremy Hefner opposes Jake Peavy.

Recap: Nothing to see here, move on

A Mets starter was three outs away from a complete game shutout. But we can't have nice things, can we?

Marlins 2, Mets 1 — Nasty, brutish, and short

The Mets cruised for eight innings, then crashed into the bridge abutment that is the Miami Marlins.


Open Thread: Mets vs. Marlins, 4/30/13

The Mets will attempt to put an end to their five-game slide, I assume, as Jeremy Hefner opposes Kevin Slowey tonight in Miami.

This Week In Baseball Season 1: Episode 17

TWIB '77 reaches its finale with the hotly contested AL East battle and a look back on all the craziness of its first year.

Recap: Jordany Valdespin saves Matt Harvey Day

Matt Harvey made a few rare mistakes, but a pair of late rallies bailed him out, capped by the Mets' first walkoff grand slam since 1991.

Mets 7, Dodgers 3 — Harvey human, Valdespin grand

Matt Harvey looked the closest to vulnerable he has all year, but late rallies bailed him out, topped by a walkoff grand slam by Jordany Valdespin in the bottom of the tenth.

Open Thread: Mets vs. Dodgers, 4/24/13

Matt Harvey looks for his fifth victory against Ted Lilly and the Dodgers.

This Week in Baseball Season 1 Recaps: Episode 16

The penultimate episode of TWIB '77 abounds with baserunning gaffes, rockin' bullpens, and rookies, rookies, rookies!

This Week in Baseball Season 1 Recaps: Episode 15

It's Let's Get Small Week on TWIB '77! Small guys playing small ball, doing little things to win big games! Also, Lou Brock explains himself. (Not really)

This Week in Baseball Season 1: Episode 14

Episode 14 of TWIB '77 features historic base stealing, historic indifference to the pain of others, and Ralph Houk crowned as King of the Crazy Managers!

Recap: Lee and Gee shove Mets over cliff

Cliff Lee was Cliff Lee. Dillon Gee was Dillon Gee. Tonight, that meant tons of hits and an 8-3 loss.

Phillies 8, Mets 3 — Lee's up, Gee's down

Dillon Gee surrendered 3 homers and 7 runs while Cliff Lee surrendered very little, as the Mets fell 8-3 to snap their three-game winning streak.

Open Thread: Mets vs. Phillies, 4/9/13

Dillon Gee and the Mets make a bid for their fourth win in a row against Cliff Lee and the Phils.

Recap: Fish rookie baffles, Byrd flies Mets to win

The Mets overcome a poor start from Aaron Laffey and a stellar debut by Jose Fernandez to beat the Marlins in walkoff fashion.

Mets 4, Marlin 3 — Fernandez dazzles, Byrd soars

The Mets were stifled early and often by phenom Jose Fernandez, but still manage to pull out an unlikely rally in the ninth.

Open Thread: Mets vs. Marlins, 4/7/13

The Mets try to take the rubber game against Miami behind journeyman Aaron Laffey, while the Marlins give us a look at super-phenom Jose Fernandez.

This Week in Baseball Season 1 Recaps: Episode 13

Episode 13 of TWIB '77 brings us old school Bernie Brewer, Tom Seaver's return, and Brooks Robinson's farewell.

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