Freelance Journalist

TagNew York Mets

COLLINS MUZZLED ON INJURIES

C

During Wednesday’s pre-game media briefing, New York Mets manager Terry Collins was asked for an injury update on Jay Bruce.
“I don’t think it’s serious,” replied Collins.
Collins short, incomplete answer, begged a follow-up question. Moments later, it came. Was not having Bruce in the lineup a reason for concern?

METS HALL FALLS SHORT

M

The New York Mets 55-year history has more than 100 years worth of memories. The people (owners, managers and players), the games and the legendary success (and failure) are enough to fill an enormous amount of space and time. Recently, I walked through the gates of Citi Field for the first time. I intentionally wanted to experience what a fan experiences, not a member of the media, so I bought...

BREAKING BACKMAN

B

Passion is a powerful force that reveals the extremely fine line between good and evil; friend and foe; master and slave. Passion turned Walter While, your average high school science teacher into Heisenberg, a maniacal drug-dealing assassin in khakis and a pork pie hat. Passion is Walter Wayne Backman’s worst enemy and slim hope. Backman’s 14-year major league career ended two decades ago, but...

Freelance Journalist

ABOUT AUTHOR

John Strubel

Hi. My name is John Strubel. I am a storyteller. I love to write. My writing is predominantly related to my greatest passion in life: baseball. Thanks for visiting my website.

SOCIAL MEDIA

LATEST POSTS