Tag Archives: New York Mets

Passing Judgment: The Demise of Jose Reyes

Jose Reyes is one of the most exciting and electric players in all of baseball.  Being a Mets fan, I had the opportunity to watch him every day since he made his debut at 19-years old in 2003.  He came up with a lot of fanfare and certainly lived up to the hype as a […]

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Passing Judgment: Congratulations to Mike Piazza

On Sunday, September 29, 2013, Mike Piazza will officially be inducted into the New York Mets’ Hall of Fame.  While he should have been honored with an induction into the MLB Hall of Fame this year (I previously wrote about that here), that will have to wait until next year as Piazza was a victim […]

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V-Men vs. League Commissioner – 5 F.J. 170 (August 13, 2013) – Fantasy Baseball FAAB Dispute (A.Lambo/Z.Wheeler/W.Flores)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT V-Men vs. League Commissioner ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE ANGERTHAL LEAGUE Decided August 13, 2013 Cite as 5 F.J. 170 (August 2013) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “The Angerthal League”) that was formed in 1988 and utilized an […]

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Moneyball vs. 4 Ponies – 5 F.J. 161 (August 11, 2013) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (M.Minor/R.Halladay)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Moneyball vs. 4 Ponies ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided August 11, 2013 Cite as 5 F.J. 161 (August 2013) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called The Incontinent League (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “IL” is a 12-team NL-only keeper league […]

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AJ’s Geese vs. The Cerebus – 5 F.J. 148 (August 5, 2013) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (K.Niewenhuis/C.Gindl)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT AJ’s Geese vs. The Cerberus ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE ANGERTHAL LEAGUE Decided August 5, 2013 Cite as 5 F.J. 148 (August 2013) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “The Angerthal League”) that was formed in 1988 and utilized […]

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Polcats vs. Cajun Crawdads – 5 F.J. 139 (July 31, 2013) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Review (A.Rendon/N.Syndergaard)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Polcats vs. Cajun Crawdads ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided July 31, 2013 Cite as 5 F.J. 139 (July 2013) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called The Incontinent League (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “IL” is a 12-team NL-only keeper league […]

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Stud Muffins vs. 4 Ponies – 5 F.J. 136 (July 31, 2013) – Fantasy Baseball Trade Rejected (R.Zimmerman/J.Locke/D.Freese)

SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT Stud Muffins vs. 4 Ponies ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE INCONTINENT LEAGUE Decided July 31, 2013 Cite as 5 F.J. 136 (July 2013) Factual Background A rotisserie fantasy baseball league called The Incontinent League (hereinafter referred to as “roto league” or “IL” is a 12-team NL-only keeper […]

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Passing Judgment: better days ahead for the Mets

I am not going to sugarcoat the fact that being a Mets fan can be tortuous.  I am admittedly jealous of the many people I know who are Yankees’ fans and have been blessed with several World Series championships and annual playoff teams.  But I can’t help it…my first exposure to baseball was as a […]

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Summary Judgment: Fantasy Baseball Recap for June 9, 2013

Here is the Court’s brief recap of the happenings in fantasy baseball for Sunday, June 9, 2013. 1. The revolving door of injuries.  It is difficult to keep track of who is coming and going on the disabled list as the laundry list of injured players has been quite extensive thus far.  There could be […]

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Summary Judgment: Fantasy Baseball Recap for June 2, 2013

Here is the daily fantasy baseball recap for Sunday, June 2, 2013. 1. Matt Harvey is human.  After dominating the Yankees in his previous start and avoiding his first loss of the season thanks to some 9th inning heroics against the legendary Mariano Rivera, one would have salivated at the thought of Harvey pitching against […]

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