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Hi! My name is John Strubel. Thanks for visiting my website. I write primarily about my passion: baseball. I have been a working member of the media since 1987. My career spans 25 years in radio, television, print and digital media.

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Thank you for all your support here and on my companion site, MetsRewind.com, over the past year. I have been blessed to build some amazing friendships this year. I am grateful and thankful.

PODCAST: KENNY ALBERT

The New York Mets and St. Louis Cardinals have a long, rich — and occasionally, twisted — history. The latter adjective would be a fair description of the game played at Busch Stadium on April 17, 2010.

HATRED

Hate is a strong word. When a person's emotional state reaches the point of genuine hatred, all bets are off. It is dangerous.