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A New York Mets podcast.

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Episode 298: Prepping for the end

9/28/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we are almost done with this cursed season. First up, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane talk about Zack Wheeler's stellar season, the Wright Day celebrations, and more. (2:05) Next, Steve Sypa looks at the Rumble Ponies' 2018 season. (54:19) Finally, Allison McCague checks in on both Brandon Nimmo and Jacob deGrom in one of the final Nimmometer and deGrometer segments of the 2018 season. (1:01:22) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the...

Duration:01:18:36

Episode 297: O Captain, Our Captain

9/20/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we salute our superstar. First up, Chris McShane and Allison McCague discuss the effective end of David Wright's baseball career. (1:28) Next, Steve Sypa goes over how the Mets' affiliates did in 2018. (52:54) Finally, Allison McCague checks in on both Brandon Nimmo and Jacob deGrom in one of the final Nimmometer and deGrometer segments of the 2018 season. (1:02:47) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple Podcasts, where...

Duration:01:14:03

Episode 296: More Wins Than Walks with Bret Saberhagen

9/7/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we talk about, of all things, Burning Man. First up, former Met and Cy Young Award winner Bret Saberhagen joins the show to discuss his time in New York, the changes in the game since he played, and what he thinks of the Mets' current starting pitching. (1:12) Next, Steve Sypa goes over the final Minor League players of the week for 2018. (19:56) Brian Salvatore and Rob Wolff discuss the recent run of great starting pitching, as well as the plan...

Duration:01:29:55

Episode 295:Wright Now (Well, Soon)

9/1/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we can't figure out this Peter Alonso thing. This week, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane discuss the pending return of David Wright, the continued dominance of Zack Wheerler, and more. (1:11) Next, Steve Sypa goes over the Minor League players of the week. (42:46) Finally, now that Brandon Nimmo is off the DL, Allison McCague can properly update both the Nimmometer and the deGrometer. (55:29) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast...

Duration:01:06:16

Episode 294: Vargy Vibes and Being Pro-Fun

8/26/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we celebrate Players' Weekend. This week, Brian Salvatore and Allison McCague talk nicknames, players we hate, and the hopeful return of David Wright to Citi Field. (1:15) Next, Steve Sypa, back from his journey to Appalachia, updates us on the minor league system. (1:30:22) Finally, Allison McCague returns to update both the Nimmometer and the deGrometer. (1:43:41) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple Podcasts, where...

Duration:01:52:06

Episode 293: Blowouts, Baby

8/17/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we take solace in small victories. This week, Brian Salvatore and Jack McLoone discuss the Mets' win over the Yankees, their offensive explosion in Baltimore, and more. (1:23) Next up, Allison McCague updates both the Nimmometer and the deGrometer. (54:56) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple Podcasts, where we encourage you to leave a review if you enjoy the show. It really helps! And you can find us on the Stitcher...

Duration:01:09:00

Episode 292: It has come to debating Jason Vargas vs Corey Oswalt

8/11/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we beg the Mets to let Corey Oswalt stay in the rotation, even after/if Steven Matz returns. This week, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane discuss the state of the rotation, the future of Dom Smith, and Jeff McNeil's hitting prowess. (1:10) Next up, Steve Sypa takes a look at the minor league players of the week. (48:38) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple Podcasts, where we encourage you to leave a review if you...

Duration:01:01:11

Episode 291: The first of many "Sign Machado" episodes

8/4/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we look to next year...already. This week, Brian Salvatore and Allison McCague recap the trade deadline, and look at what ‘contending in 2019’ actually looks like (cough, Manny Machado, cough), lament the way the Mets have treated David Wright and Carlos Beltran, and more. (1:03) Next up, Steve Sypa takes a look at the minor league players of the week. (1:05:48) Finally, Allison McCague returns to update the Nimmometer and the deGrometer, which...

Duration:01:23:32

Episode 290: Trade Deadline Discussions

7/27/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we look to what the Mets may do at the trade deadline. This week, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane talk the season-ending surgery for Yoenis Cespedes, the Jeurys Familia trade, and who else the Mets may trade in the next week or so. (1:10) Next up, Steve Sypa takes a look at the minor league players of the week. (45:21) Finally, Allison McCague updates the Nimmometer and the deGrometer. (56:22) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast...

Duration:01:02:10

Episode 289: All-Star Spectacular

7/18/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we (sort of) take a break from the misery. This week, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane talk about Jacob deGrom and his agent playing hardball, why Brandon Nimmo was snubbed from the All-Star Game, and some childhood memories of the mid-summer classic. (1:09) Next up, Allison McCague updates the Nimmometer and the deGrometer. (41:22) Finally, Steve Sypa takes a look at the minor league players of the week. (46:47) As always, you can listen or...

Duration:00:56:46

Episode 288: How did we get here?

7/8/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we continue to ponder how this team can be so bad. This week, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane discuss just when we lost our hope in the Mets, as well as tried to look ahead to the trading deadline. (1:05) Finally, Steve Sypa takes a look at the minor league players of the week. (56:16) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple Podcasts, where we encourage you to leave a review if you enjoy the show. It really helps! And...

Duration:01:08:21

Episode 287: Get Well Soon, Sandy

6/29/2018
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Amazin' Avenue Audio, Episode 287: Get Well Soon, Sandy Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we look back at the nearly 8 years of Sandy Alderson's regime. This week, Brian Salvatore and Rob Wolff discuss the Sandy Alderson leave of absence, talk about his legacy as GM, and look to the three-headed faux-GM the Mets have in Omar Minaya, John Ricco, and J.P. Ricciardi. (1:13) Next up, Steve Sypa takes a look at the minor league players of the week. (44:31) Aaron Yorke looks at Josh...

Duration:01:10:56

Episode 286: Pessimism in Mountain Time

6/21/2018
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Amazin' Avenue Audio, Episode 286: Pessimism in Mountain Time Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we try to help Chris regain some hope about the Mets. This week, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane talk about the general pessimism surrounding this time, and lament the fact that Dom Smith is playing in the outfield. (1:20) Next up, Steve Sypa takes a look at the recent standout performances in the minor leagues. (32:01) Aaron Yorke looks at the current state of the rotation. (37:14)...

Duration:00:52:07

Episode 285: In the Jackpot

6/14/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we try to play GM and try to figure out the etymology of folksy umpire expressions. This week, Brian Salvatore and Allison McCague discuss the general state of the Mets (spoiler - it's bad), talk about how to improve the team quickly, and discuss the best video of the year. (1:05) Next up, Steve Sypa takes a look at the prep players the Mets took in the draft last week. (1:13:42) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple...

Duration:01:31:29

Episode 284: 2018 Draft Recap

6/10/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we try to find some hope in the future - specifically, Jarred Kelenic. This week, Steve Sypa joins Chris McShane to talk about the 2018 MLB Draft, and to see what the Mets did with their highest draft pick in over a decade. As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple Podcasts, where we encourage you to leave a review if you enjoy the show. It really helps! And you can find us on the Stitcher app, listen through the embedded...

Duration:00:54:34

Episode 283: The Brandon Nimmo Spectacular!

6/1/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we ignore this terrible week and focus on Number Nine. First up, Brian Salvatore, Chris McShane, and Rob Wolff discuss how Brandon Nimmo's 2018 has taken us by surprise, and what we think he can do over the course of the season. (2:22) Next up, Allison McCague chats with noted Nimmo superfan Jenna Jacobs (@jennaashyln) about what makes Nimmo so great and so easy to root for.(33:26) Finally, Steve Sypa looks at Nimmo's initial scouting report, and...

Duration:01:00:17

Episode 282: Joey is the only bat

5/24/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where the Mets can’t win games without scoring runs. First up, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane talk a little Jose Bautista, a little starting pitching, and a lot of kvetching. () Next up, Steve Sypa brings us the sixth minor league players of the week for the 2018 season. Finally, Aaron Yorke talks about the Bautista signing, and how to best use him. As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple Podcasts, where we encourage you to...

Duration:01:02:04

Episode 281: Same As It Ever Was

5/18/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin' Avenue Audio, where things haven't changed much. First up, Brian Salvatore, Chris McShane and Allison McCague discuss the Mets' rotation, the emergence of Amed Rosario, and play the best game of 'Would You Rather?' you've ever heard. (1:18) Finally, Steve Sypa brings us the fifth minor league players of the week for the 2018 season. (1:00:21) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the podcast through Apple Podcasts, where we encourage you to leave a review if you...

Duration:01:11:27

Episode 280: Pain and Suffering

5/13/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin' Avenue Audio, where everything hurts. First up, Brian Salvatore and Allison McCague talk about how terrible the team has been, as well as the departure of Matt Harvey. (1:16) Next up, Chris McShane interviews W.M.Akers, creator of Deadball, a dice-based baseball game that is currently running a Kickstarter for its second year expansion pack. (47:09) Steve Sypa brings us the fourth minor league players of the week for the 2018 season. (1:04:08) Finally, Aaron Yorke...

Duration:01:21:31

Episode 279: State of the Mets for May 2018

5/5/2018
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Welcome back to Amazin' Avenue Audio, where we evaluate the team thus far - with less than optimistic results. First up, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane go through the team's various components to try to get a handle on where everything stands, one month into the season. (1:33) Aaron Yorke then looks at the Mets' catching situation, Michael Conforto's recent struggles, and more. (39:05) Steve Sypa brings us the third minor league players of the week for the 2018 season. (47:55) As always,...

Duration:01:04:14