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The Mets Junkies Podcast

The Mets Junkies Podcast

By Gem Tablak

A podcast for all the Mets Junkies worldwide
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The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 5): $50M to spend & a recap on the May/McCann acquisitions.

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The Junkies Wrap Up Show (Episode 2): The Mets get to 100
The Junkies Wrap Up Show (Episode 2): The Mets get to 100
The Mets win their 100th game of the year (Game 161).
09:54
October 05, 2022
The Junkies Wrap Up Show (Episode 1) - Mets take game one of a DoubleHeader against the Nationals.
The Junkies Wrap Up Show (Episode 1) - Mets take game one of a DoubleHeader against the Nationals.
Gem wraps up game 160 of the regular season for the first episode of The Junkie Wrap Up.
08:08
October 05, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 39): Alvarez has Arrived!
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 39): Alvarez has Arrived!
Gem dives into the Mets calling up top prospect Francisco Alvarez, and what to expect from the kid. He also gives a another Starling Marte update before looking at the Mets/Braves pitching probables this weekend.
11:32
September 30, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 38): The Mets clench, Gem unclenches.
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 38): The Mets clench, Gem unclenches.
The Mets clench their spot in the postseason as Gem can finally unclench his cheeks and live a little. Gem also gives a tip of the cap to Tai Weezy on his much improved 2022 as well as a Starling Marte injury update.
12:50
September 28, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Over/Under; How will MLB’s best rotation fare? (Episode 37)
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Over/Under; How will MLB’s best rotation fare? (Episode 37)
Corné comes up with the great idea to do some O/U predictions while he and Gem take a dive into the Mets starting rotation. They also look at some of the more recent news & rumors floating around #MetsTwitter.
56:46
March 30, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Pete Alonso’s 2022 Projections (Episode 36)
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Pete Alonso’s 2022 Projections (Episode 36)
Corné & Gem project Mets slugger Pete Alonso’s upcoming season, but not before they talk about Marte moving over to RF and more Mets news.
29:16
March 25, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast: deGrom is back! (Episode 35)
The Mets Junkies Podcast: deGrom is back! (Episode 35)
Corné & Gem talk about deGrom’s first appearance since July 7th of 2021, as well as the five best pitches from Mets pitchers.
43:44
March 23, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Scherzer is looking dangerous (Episode 34)
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Scherzer is looking dangerous (Episode 34)
Corné & Gem talk about the ST games against both the Cardinals and Marlins, David Peterson, Megill, Scherzer, a McNeil contract extension, and of course Michael Conforto.
35:42
March 22, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast: (Episode 33) Is deGrom deGone?
The Mets Junkies Podcast: (Episode 33) Is deGrom deGone?
Corné and Gem talk about Pete Alonso’s car wreck and his Top 10 ranking on MLB Now, as well as deGrom’s future status with the Mets. They also have an update on Taijuan Walker, and speculate on why Robinson Cano is not currently on the teams 40 man roster.
33:11
March 15, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 32) | Baseball is back… almost |
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 32) | Baseball is back… almost |
Gem and Corné talk about the Chris Bassitt and Adam Ottavino acquisitions, as well as take a brief look at the Mets pitching staff.
46:57
March 14, 2022
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 31): The Reunion Episode
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 31): The Reunion Episode
Del, Corné, and Gem reunite to talk about the Mets second half woes as well as Javier Baez and Michael Conforto future with the club.
45:29
August 29, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 30) Guess who’s back, back again. Yep, we’re back, tell a friend!
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 30) Guess who’s back, back again. Yep, we’re back, tell a friend!
Gem and Michael return to talk about the historical season Jacob deGrom is having. They also talk get into Khris Davis being DFA’d and if he’s a fit for the Mets before getting into the past series in San Diego and the current one in Baltimore.
24:26
June 09, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 29): One flew over the Doves nest - Part II
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 29): One flew over the Doves nest - Part II
Gem is joined by Corné and Ernest Dove to talk about Jacob deGrom’s and Marcus Stroman’s hot starts and break down the upcoming series against the Cubs.
58:07
April 20, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 28): Celebrating deGrom & Stroman
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 28): Celebrating deGrom & Stroman
Michael and Gem talk about the amazing starts Jacob deGrom and Marcus Stroman have been having. We also talk about Conforto and Diaz turning it around as well as answer two questions that have been submitted.
33:38
April 19, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 27): The deGrom Anomaly
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 27): The deGrom Anomaly
Gem and Michael talk about the anomaly surrounding Jacob deGrom and lack of run support. They also talk about Sunday’s rainout as well as take a look at the lineup and pitching rotation.
47:34
April 13, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 26): The $350M Dinner
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 26): The $350M Dinner
Michael (@MichaelGaraffa) and Gem (@TheBrooklynGem) talk about Lindor’s dinner with Cohen and what it means. We also talk about what it might mean for Michael Conforto, then we dive into some big time team predictions!
51:17
March 29, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 25): Breaking down a Lindor & Conforto extension
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 25): Breaking down a Lindor & Conforto extension
Michael and Gem talk about Cookie Carrasco going down and look into his replacement options for the rotation. We also talk about what a Conforto and Lindor extension could look like.
46:16
March 22, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 24): Are we there yet?
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 24): Are we there yet?
Gem is joined by the Mets analyst from EliteSportsNY Tatiana Snedeker, as they talk about the Spring so far as well as the upcoming season.
24:58
March 16, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 23): Trading Places
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 23): Trading Places
Michael and Gem go into Nimmo’s and Alonso’s hot Spring, Guillorme 23-pitch AB, as well our first Hot and Not take.
38:04
March 15, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 22): Spring is in the air, Splitters are in the dirt.
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 22): Spring is in the air, Splitters are in the dirt.
Michael and Gem talk about Pete Alonso’s sophomore season and what fans should expect from him moving forward. We also talk about Marcus Stroman’s new pitch and even get some grades on players this spring.
36:38
March 08, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 21): The First Day of Spring Training
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 21): The First Day of Spring Training
Gem and Michael talk about the Mets first lineup of the Spring and the players they’re most looking forward to looking this Spring (5 Youngsters & 5 Veterans), as well as breakdown Michael’s last piece on MetsJunkies.com
27:55
March 01, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 20): One flew over the Doves nest w/ Ernest Dove
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 20): One flew over the Doves nest w/ Ernest Dove
Ernest Dove of Sportanarium.com’s The Sports Report joins Gem as he goes crazy. They talk about the addition of Taijuan Walker as well as who they’re looking forward to seeing this Spring.
44:41
February 22, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 19): Pitchers & Catchers have reported, and we’re stoked!
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 19): Pitchers & Catchers have reported, and we’re stoked!
Writer David Weiss joins Gem to talk about pitchers and catchers reporting to Port St. Lucie, as well as some of the moves that were made these last few weeks.
42:18
February 18, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 18) Great depth or incredible confusion?
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 18) Great depth or incredible confusion?
Frank and Gem talk about the moves the Mets made this past week and why some of them are confusing to us. We also get into the possibility of Chapman or Bryant at third.
36:24
February 17, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 17): The one with Ted freakin’ Berg
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 17): The one with Ted freakin’ Berg
Gem is joined by the OG Ted Berg in what might be at your local Olive Garden to talk about the best bacon egg and cheese sandwich you can find, and somehow we started talking about the Mets...
44:44
February 16, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 16): Ryders on the Storm w/ Tim Ryder
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 16): Ryders on the Storm w/ Tim Ryder
Tim Ryder joins Del and Gem to talk about the Mets acquiring Khalil Lee in the Andrew Benintendi trade. We also take a look at the farm system as well as talk about JD vs KB.
33:58
February 11, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 15): The Mets are Makin’ Moves
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 15): The Mets are Makin’ Moves
Gem is joined by Luke from The Orange and Blueshirt Podcast to talk about the three moves the Mets have made in the past three days.
23:57
February 11, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 14): Are the Mets in on JT after getting JV?
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 14): Are the Mets in on JT after getting JV?
Frank and Gem talk about the acquisition of JV and get into some rumors on JT. Does that mean anything for JD? Try not to have an Orange & Blue OD while at the DMV trying to get an ID.
25:21
February 10, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 13.5): Fight Club Part II
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 13.5): Fight Club Part II
On a totally impromptu meetup, Del and Gem get together to go back and forth with whatever.
42:26
February 08, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 13): Making a Murder PT II, not really... We’re making a rotation.
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 13): Making a Murder PT II, not really... We’re making a rotation.
Michael Garaffa, the newest writer with MetsJunkies.com joins Gem to talk about Bauer, the Mets rotation, and the Almora acquisition.
50:36
February 08, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 12): MetsTwitter has gone nuts and it’s Bob Nightengale’s fault.
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 12): MetsTwitter has gone nuts and it’s Bob Nightengale’s fault.
I talk about Bob Nightengale’s tweet last night and how no one has kept their eyes off of MetsTwitter since.
06:12
February 05, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 11) Matz is outta the Loup, is Bauer in?
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 11) Matz is outta the Loup, is Bauer in?
Gem, Corné, and Frank talk about the Loup acquisition, as well as the Steven Matz trade. We also talk about what this means for Trevor Bauer and the Mets and also talk about defense at 3rd and CF.
01:07:43
January 29, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 10) Making a Murder, not really, but Projecting a Lineup, yes.
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 10) Making a Murder, not really, but Projecting a Lineup, yes.
The gang gets back together and reveal their lineups for the upcoming 2021 campaign. We also talk about the Jose Martinez as well as a few predictions for the new season.
01:00:32
January 18, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 9): Fight Club (Part 1)
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 9): Fight Club (Part 1)
An impromptu episode of Del and Gem shootin’ it up... Mets style.
01:23:02
January 09, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 8): Cookie with a Smile
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 8): Cookie with a Smile
Gem and Mathew Brownstein from MMO get together and talk about the recent trade with Cleveland, Sandy Alderson, Luis Guillorme, as well as JD Davis.
41:23
January 08, 2021
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 7): Hey mom, I’m the GM!!
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 7): Hey mom, I’m the GM!!
The gang kisses their moms on their cheek goodbye as they take on the role of Mets GM... well, kinda. Ok, not really, but listen to what we would do if we were GM’s.
01:23:46
December 29, 2020
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 6): We’re making a list, and we’re checking it twice.
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 6): We’re making a list, and we’re checking it twice.
The gang makes a Christmas list for Sandy Cohen Clause, as well as talks about which youngsters need to step it up in 2021. We also talk about our favorite moments from 2020 and potential surprise roster moves for 2021.
49:07
December 19, 2020
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 5): $50M to spend & a recap on the May/McCann acquisitions.
The Mets Junkies Podcast (Episode 5): $50M to spend & a recap on the May/McCann acquisitions.
We talking about recent signees Trevor May and James McCann as well as the Mets new GM Jared Porter. We also take $50M and spend in on the Free Agent Market before we talk about potentially dealing Conforto!!!
58:20
December 14, 2020
The Mets Junkies Podcast: A Whole Lotta Mets stuff with Mendy (Episode 4)
The Mets Junkies Podcast: A Whole Lotta Mets stuff with Mendy (Episode 4)
Gem of Mets Junkies is joined by Mendy from “The Whole Lotta Mets Podcast” to talk... about what?? Well, a whole lotta Mets!!
51:51
December 06, 2020
The Mets Junkies Podcast w/ Gem and one of the newest Mets pitchers Sam McWilliams. (Episode 3)
The Mets Junkies Podcast w/ Gem and one of the newest Mets pitchers Sam McWilliams. (Episode 3)
While Corné and Del are vacationing at work or something. Gem goes to the bullpen for New York Mets right-hander Sam McWilliams in relief on this very special episode.
12:27
December 01, 2020
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Time to go, Cano. (Episode 2)
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Time to go, Cano. (Episode 2)
Del, Corné, and Gem talk about Robinson Cabo’s suspension and what it means for the Mets, Sam McWilliams signing, the Rule 5 Draft, Amed Rosario on the move and Nolan Arenado potentially being traded.
57:24
November 23, 2020
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Free Agent Predictions (Episode 1)
The Mets Junkies Podcast: Free Agent Predictions (Episode 1)
Corné, Del, and Gem from MetsJunkies.com give their free agent predictions for the #Mets
57:03
November 16, 2020
The Mets Junkies Fix: Hello, is it me you’re looking for? (Episode 2)
The Mets Junkies Fix: Hello, is it me you’re looking for? (Episode 2)
Inspired by writer Corné Hogeveen’s articles on MetsJunkies.com, we look into a couple of popular trade possibilities.
13:06
November 13, 2020
November 13, 2020
November 13, 2020
00:47
November 13, 2020
The Mets Junkies Fix: The Press Conference (Episode 1)
The Mets Junkies Fix: The Press Conference (Episode 1)
My opinion on the press conference with both Steve Cohen and Sandy Alderson after the change in #Mets ownership.
07:04
November 13, 2020