Archive for: February, 2012

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Feb 25th, 2012

METS 2012 TICKETS PRESALE CODE.

Hey, look, it’s a presale code for 2012 Mets tickets! Starting Wednesday, February 29th at 10:00 am, visit this page and use the code “HODGES”. I will refrain from my usual comments about how the passwords and presale process are so transparent as to be useless and fail at creating any kind of feeling of urgency or exclusivity. … [more]

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Feb 16th, 2012

A MONTREALER PAYS TRIBUTE TO GARY CARTER.

Years ago, years before I ever imagined I’d be writing about baseball, my friend Steph in Montreal was writing about it all the time on her web site. She wasn’t a baseball blogger, she just wrote about her life, and her life involved baseball – a lot of it. She would write about going to games with her dad and by herself and about the Expos coming into the restaurant where she worked, and at the end, the very end, she was writing editorials and letters to the editor about why the Expos should stay in Montreal. She was a huge inspiration to me and metsgrrl.com and was the first person I thought of today when we heard the sad news about Gary Carter.… [more]

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Feb 16th, 2012

HERE’S LOOKING AT YOU, KID.

RIP, Gary Carter.… [more]