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The Best Rotation in Sports

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NEW YORK, NY – Full Disclosure: Today’s post is not about the Best Pitching Staff in Baseball – which is undoubtedly that of the New York Mets.  Instead, it’s about the MTM Rotation of Pundits, and we’d be more remiss than usual if we didn’t take a moment out to thank our very talented and […]

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Angry Ward Wednesday: Talkin’ Baseball

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ICE STATION ZEBRA, NY – It’s President’s Day as I sit here dutifully at my keyboard clickety-clacking out another column. I usually wait for Tuesday, but it’s freezing cold out. there’s more snow on the way, and there’s really nothing to do. Anyway, let’s try to think some warm thoughts and talk a little baseball. […]

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Wally World, Sad Sack Diamondbacks and State Hypocrisy called Arizona Ruining Mets?

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PHOENIX, AZ – Of all the things for which I have mercilessly blasted Sandy Alderson during his tenure as Mets GM, perhaps the one that leaves me most bitter is this fact: As long as this Nonagenarian is running the show in Flushing, Wally Backman will never be Manager of the New York Mets. As […]

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Cookie’s Corner: Yankees “Core Four” Bore Shafts Bernie Williams

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NEW YORK, NY – Coming to you from NOT Yankee Stadium (where the Yanks and the Red Sox will play each other for the first in however many umpteen times this season), I bring you this Yankees Core Four Bore rant. That’s right, I’m going to express some displeasure with the Yankee Organization – my team […]

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Cookie’s Corner: Sports Babe on Eric Decker to Jets, Mark Teixeira, Jen Selter, Mayor de Blasio

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NEW YORK, NY – COLD ENOUGH FOR YA IN THE NORTHEAST?!  Since nothing makes sense lately, I thought this week we’d take a look at a few of the goings-on in the world(s) of “Sport” (as Mitt Romney would say) and Entertainment. So, here’s hoping that my thoughts on Eric Decker to the Jets, Mark […]

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Cookie’s Corner: TV Timeout for Oscar Predictions & More Snow

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FROZEN, TUNDRA, CT – Hey, guess what’s coming on Sunday?!  If you’re in the Northeast.. more f*cking SNOW! I saw ‘BIG STORM!’ on the forecast as I was on the treadmill this morning and I nearly flung myself off in agony. But you know what?!?!? I’m an optimist…and I thought this week I’d share what […]

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MLB Hall of Lame, Planet Rodriquez, NFL Playoffs Picks and Papa John

PLANET RODRIGUEZ – Before getting to the free NFL Divisional Playoffs Picks, there are a few baseball-related items needing to be addressed, including a guy that clearly believes this isn’t Earth that we’re all rotating on – it’s Planet Rodriquez. An equal number of managers and players gained the support necessary for enshrinement into the […]

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4 Free Week 16 NFL Picks plus last-minute NFL Notes

NORTH SALEM, NY– The penultimate slate of NFL games is upon us, football fans. If you’re a regular Sunday visitor to MeettheMatts.com, taking the gambling advice herein from Week #1 has netted you +15 units at 37-22 overall, good for a 63% clip. Maybe Mike Vaccaro can hip his buddies at The NY Post to […]

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Cookie’s [Salty] Corner: Five Reasons To Hate The Fall for Sports Fans

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NEW YORK, NY – If you knew anything about my relationship with my childhood friend, Angry Ward, you’d realize that with the alcohol tolerance that guy has, it CAN’T be built just on boozin.’  See, this Cookie has a salty side. And the start of this dank, dark season has me grumpy. So, here are […]

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Brian Holloway, Alabama Segregation, Arian Foster, Trent Richardson, World Cup 2022

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EL BARRIO, THE BRONX – But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves. – James 1:22. What does that have to do at the intersection of sports and comedy, you ask!? Simple, don’t talk about it be about it and the matters I take issue with today will […]

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