Archive for the ‘General’ Category

A Look at Mets Interleague Opponents

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 Posted in General, Interleague Play | 1 Comment »

Today the 2012 MLB schedules for all of the teams were released and with it always comes a lot excitement and criticism. Excitement to plan road trips (more on that in another post) and criticism for the interleague match-ups. Interleague ...

Brief Thoughts About Social Media

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 Posted in General, Social Media | No Comments »

I remember when Nik first started using Twitter. It was sometime in 2007 when he had to text his tweet to a number for it to update. I thought he was crazy. Three years later it's one of the biggest things ...

A Fond Farewell to the 2010 Mets Season

Monday, October 4th, 2010 Posted in General | No Comments »

Saying this season was a disappointment is a big understatement. There were so many things that went wrong, that it will probably take a lot to get back to being a winning team. I'm not going to rant about who should ...

The "Field of Dreams" Movie Site

Sunday, August 8th, 2010 Posted in General | No Comments »

On our way home from a wedding in Waterloo, Iowa., Nik and I decided to make a stop in Dyersville to see the site where "Field of Dreams" was filmed. The field and house still stand and is open April ...

Debates

Sunday, December 6th, 2009 Posted in General | 4 Comments »

Living in Chicago, I constantly hear the Cubs vs. Sox debate. Factors of who you root for range from the neighborhood you live in or grew up in to those who root for the Cubs because it might be the ...

Beer Me!

Monday, November 30th, 2009 Posted in General | 2 Comments »

If you follow me or Nik on Twitter, you might have seen that we've begun to homebrew beer. We've had three successful batches and one batch that we aborted half way through. For a look back at our very first attempt, ...

That's a Wrap!

Monday, October 5th, 2009 Posted in General | No Comments »

I wish I could be more creative with this title, but I got nothing. Kinda like the Mets when they got swept by the Nats! Anway, I'm not gonna dwell. The Mets ended the season at home on a winning note ...

Twitter Poll: Worst Mets Moment of the Season?

Monday, June 29th, 2009 Posted in General, Ryan Church | 6 Comments »

Prompted by an email amongst myself and a few of my co-workers who are Mets fans, I threw out the following twitter poll: Vote for the worst moment of the Mets progressively worthless season... A) Ryan Church misses 3rd base in what ...

Heilman traded to Cubs!

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009 Posted in General | No Comments »

After being traded to Seattle a few months ago, everyone's favorite target of boos, Aaron Heilman, has been traded to the Cubs. The deal makes a ton of sense, particularly because he went to Notre Dame and I believe he ...

Best seats in the house

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009 Posted in General | No Comments »

My own little piece of Shea Stadium