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  1. New York Mets: best, worst offseasons of last 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Isportsweb.com

    ... when thinking of which offseason I'd hail as the absolute worst, there was only one player's name I needed to see: Jason Bay. Granted, a lot of the reason that this turned out to be a terrible deal was injury-related, which can't be blamed on the ...

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  2. As Cubs go for broke with Maddon, Mets still acting brokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | New York Post

    ... five losing records and no playoff appearances. The clubs were beset by long-term contracts that cratered - think Jason Bay and Johan Santana for the Mets and Carlos Zambrano and Kosuke Fukudome for the Cubs, to name a few. The organizations reacted ...

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  3. ESPN writer talks Mets, sabermetrics at NJCURead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... they could just be one or two moves away from being a World Series contender. "(The Mets) had contracts like Jason Bay and (Johan) Santana and things that didn't work out. Those are now clear. They have put themselves in good position to take ...

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  4. Chances for Mets to Land Each of Their Expected Offseason TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... list or underachieve, which would make the signing look foolish and remind Mets fans of what happened when Jason Bay was around from 2010-2012. So while in a dream scenario Ramirez could be the missing piece to a Mets championship, the Mets will ...

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  5. Mets 101 Player Review Series: Curtis GrandersonRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... .299 for the month and adding four homers and 17 RBI's to boost his season ending stats. While Granderson wasn't a Jason Bay level disaster, he was very streaky and underwhelmed for the Mets. Granderson struggled to hit at home, hitting only .195 at ...

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  6. The Mets' forgotten second halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... about a player taking up a new position is always a fallback idea for a baseball writer on deadline. Think Jason Bay moving to center field . Or Justin Turner learning the outfield . The latest example was a Daily News report , supported by some ...

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  7. Red Sox offseason recap series: part sevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | BoSox Injection

    ... at Marlins Ballpark. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The offense scored 872 runs that season. Jason Bay (.921 OPS with 36 home runs and 119 RBIs), Kevin Youkilis (.961 OPS with 24 home runs and 94 RBIs), JD Drew (.914 OPS with 24 ...

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  8. Bomber Bites With Jumping Joe-Hiring Omar Minaya Could Benefit YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... exchange for Bartolo Colon . In his time as Mets GM, he also made several bad free agent signings including giving Jason Bay a four year $66 million deal. Some other free agent disasters included giving a 47 year old Julio Franco a two year deal, ...

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  9. No more sitting around it's time to make movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... a shoulder injury, our latest big ticket free agent acquisition Curtis Granderson has already drawn comparisons to Jason Bay , and Reese Havens who many considered to be the Mets answer to the Phillies Chase Utley ultimately decided to hang up the ...

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  10. Keidel: Mets' Low Standards Are Why Alderson, Collins Get To Come BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... with fresh blood. They will have to do better than Curtis Granderson, much the way Minaya had to do better than Jason Bay. Fortunately, Alderson hasn't summoned his equivalent of Ollie Perez. And perhaps you can credit Alderson for dancing around ...

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  11. New York Mets' playoff drought up to 8 seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Tom Glavine's brutal start the final game of 2007, Johan Santana and Jose Reyes's inability to stay on the field, Jason Bay and Francisco Rodriguez just being themselves, Luis Castillo dropping pop ups. All these maladies inflicted on or by, All ...

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  12. Yankees' Chris Young: Citi Field kept me in parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... is, sometimes balls just don't carry here. We see it every single day, that it's a tough place to hit. It affected Jason Bay immensely. It's affected David [Wright] some. It's affected [Curtis] Granderson some. It's affected Chris Young." Young also ...

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  13. Mets don't need to break bank, but must abandon thrifty waysRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | New York Post

    ... always a function of just dollars spent." And the sentiment is true. No team knows that you are as likely to buy a Jason Bay or Curtis Granderson for good money like the Mets. However, part of a GM's purview is to spend what money he is allocated ...

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  14. Mets notes: Manager Terry Collins praises ex-Met Chris YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    ... games.. "We see it every single day that it's a tough place to hit," Collins said before the game. "It affected Jason Bay immensely, it's affected David [Wright] some, [Curtis Granderson] some, and it's going to affect Chris Young." "He came and we ...

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  15. Mets' trash is Yankees' treasure because ofCiti Field?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | New York Post

    ... hit a ball and you think you got it and they run back and catch it. It's just part of the park here." "It affected Jason Bay immensely, it's affected David [Wright] some, it's affected [Curtis Granderson] some, it's going to affect Chris Young." ...

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  16. Mets Insider: Terry Collins happy to see Chris Young finally bust outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... he said. "Different ballpark. Baltimore and Yankee Stadium? It's a little different here. . . . It affected Jason Bay. It's affected David (Wright) some. It's affected (Curtis Granderson) some. It's going to affect Chris Young." The swelling in ...

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  17. Terry Collins happy for success of new Yankee Chris YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Newsday

    ... with the psychological toll of coming away with little reward, even after hitting the ball well. "It affected Jason Bay immensely," Collins said. "It's affected David [Wright] some, [Curtis Granderson] some. So it's going to affect Chris Young." The ...

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  18. Alderson: Don't expect Mets to spend in offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | New York Post

    ... masquerade as a small-market club. After last season, the Mets finally shed the contracts of Johan Santana and Jason Bay and used the increased flexibility to bring in Curtis Granderson (four years, $60 million) and outfielder Chris Young (one year, ...

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  19. What is going on with Curtis Granderson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Metsblog.com

    ... .210 with 16 home runs and 49 RBI, while striking out in 23 percent of his at bats. According to FanGraphs's WAR, Jason Bay did more to help win games in his 95-game first year with the Mets than Granderson has done in 133 games this season. "I ...

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  20. Reports of Curtis Granderson's demise have been greatly exaggeratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    While Granderson has avoided becoming the next incarnation of Jason Bay, many Met fans feel that Granderson has been underperforming and is in his decline phase.

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