Jay Bushman and Will Stegemann both grew up in New York and have been ardent Mets fans since childhood. Now they live on the other side of the country, but still retain a deep love of their team and the stories that surround it.
Every other week, Jay and Will explore what it means to be a Mets fan: the dizzying heights, the crushing depths, and the deeply weird middles.
March 11th, 2018 | 41 mins 41 secs
baseball, mets, mlb, new york mets, ny mets
Jay and Will from their winter slumber, ready to talk Mets baseball again.
September 30th, 2017 | 1 hr 7 mins
baseball, endings, fandom, hot stove, mets
On the season finale, Will and Jay try to make sense of what happened.
September 19th, 2017 | 26 mins 1 sec
baseball, buffalo, comic-con, fandom, mets, nicholas brandt
With Will off on assignment, Jay talks to -- and commiserates with -- fellow writer and Mets fan Nicholas Brandt.
September 2nd, 2017 | 46 mins 26 secs
baseball, fandom, houston, knicks, mets, olympics
It’s a scorching hot September in Los Angeles, and a cold, lifeless one in Queens.
August 27th, 2017 | 25 mins 32 secs
ally eastland, cardinals, cards, flushing transit, iowa, mets, ny mets, st. louis cardinals
After Will takes one too many shots at the St. Louis Cardinals, Redbird super-fan Ally Eastland comes on to defend her team.
August 20th, 2017 | 47 mins 51 secs
curtis granderson, flushing transit authority, mets, new york mets
Jay is back and that makes Will happy but Curtis Granderson is gone so nothing matters anymore.
August 13th, 2017 | 44 mins 48 secs
flushing transit authority, matt callan, mets, new york mets
Jay is away on assignment and Will is joined by special guest Matt Callan to talk about The Mets and that other team in town.
August 6th, 2017 | 50 mins 28 secs
baseball, fandom, mets, underwear, waivers
The podcast gets put on the waiver wire, and who knows where we'll end up!
July 25th, 2017 | 52 mins 9 secs
baseball, flushing transit authority, mets, mlb, new york mets
After a ComiCon mandated delay Jay and Will are back with a post All Star Break Mets hangover and some big ideas about the trade deadline.
July 9th, 2017 | 40 mins 55 secs
baseball, crab cakes, mets, pickles, the wire
Jay makes a bold declaration which causes Will to consider quitting the podcast
June 25th, 2017 | 1 hr 3 mins
baseball, billy joel, groundskeeping, ignominious defeat, mets
The Mets' season ended for certain on Thursday night, when Jerry Blevins walked a relief pitcher with two career at-bats, on four pitches, with the bases loaded. Now what?
June 10th, 2017 | 44 mins 2 secs
baseball, fandom, mets, new york
The cavalry has arrived! But is it too late to save Will's waning faith in the season?
May 29th, 2017 | 57 mins 23 secs
baseball, bullpen management, discussion, hotfoot, mets, sports, watergate
Jay tries to talk Will off the ledge.
May 14th, 2017 | 42 mins 43 secs
baseball, discussion, mets, sports
So much is happening off the field that we tend to forget what's been happening on the field.
April 30th, 2017 | 46 mins 39 secs
baseball, despair, discide ultra, fandom, mets
It's been a bad couple of weeks for the Metropolitans, so we do what comes natural: we panic.