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John Strubel is a freelance sports reporter. His greatest passion in sports is New York Mets baseball. The following is a collection of stories written about the subject.

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WORDS ARE WERTH-LESS

There was a time when opinions in Washington mattered. But, then came the lies and cover ups: Kennedy (and Marilyn), Watergate, Iran-Contra, Clinton and Lewinsky, the debate over weapons of mass distruction in Iraq, [insert your favorite lie here]...

SEEING IS BELIEVING

Moments after Terry Collins told the media he was not embarrassed by the teams current starting lineup, the New York Mets manager penciled in John Mayberry Jr. as his cleanup hitter in the series opener against Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles...

MANFRED IGNORES ANGRY METS FANS

Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred held a Town Hall Chat in Cincinnati on Monday. Over the course of the hour Manfred answered questions from Cincinnati Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman, baseball fans and social media, sans New York Mets...

METS LOSING MORE THAN GAMES

Last Wednesday, after the New York Mets second blowout loss to the St. Louis Cardinals, manager Terry Collins assured everyone, “there’s no panic here, believe me. Not in the clubhouse. Not anyplace else.” Collins told Adam Rubin at ESPN New...