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THE CASE AGAINST MIKE PIAZZA

Mike Piazza

Murray Chass claims he knows Mike Piazza used steroids. Wait, before you start mumbling expletives at Chass under your breath, keep reading. The former New York Times reporter is not alone. Joel Sherman, a columnist for the New York Post, also raised suspicion about the Mets former catcher.

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CALLS FOR CARTER JERSEY RETIREMENT SELFISH

New York Met fans remember Gary Carter like this …

In a royal blue turtleneck and pinstripe Mets jersey, Carter is smiling and pumping his fist in the air as he flies around the bases after hitting a walk-off home run in his New York debut at Shea Stadium.

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WINTER BLUES FOR CLAIRE

We all make mistakes. The problem with making a mistake if you’re Bill Buckner or Scott Norwood or even Fred Claire is, it happens on the world stage for all to see.

Coincidentally, Claire's miscues from the general manager’s chair have intersected at some point in history, with current or former members of the New York Mets. It’s like six degrees of separation, but not.

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