John Flynn

John Flynn is a contributor at Rising Apple since April 2022 and is the host of the weekly Hooked on Sports podcast. A graduate of King's College in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., he contributed to most of its media outlets, such as its paper "The Crown," the WRKC 88.5 FM radio station as program director and talk show host, and in the closed-circuit KC-TV TV studio. On Twitter, you'll find him tweeting about sports games and news, particularly about the New York Mets and the New York Giants, election stuff, and live-tweeting his favorite TV show, "The Bachelor" and other franchise-related shows. So he must ask, "Will you accept my writing?"

Washington Nationals v New York Mets - Game One

Ranking 10 best relief pitchers in National League East for 2023

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New York Mets v Atlanta Braves

Ranking the top 25 players in the National League East for 2023

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2006 NLCS - Game Five - New York Mets vs St. Louis Cardinals

Former Mets catcher has a strong and valid take on Scott Rolen's election to the Hall of Fame

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Oakland Athletics v Los Angeles Angels

5 Mets trade deadline candidates we should already keep our eyes on

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Chicago Cubs v New York Mets

The case for and against including David Peterson on the Opening Day roster

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Division Series - Cleveland Guardians v New York Yankees - Game Two

1 under-the-radar candidate to make the Mets 2023 Opening Day roster

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Los Angeles Dodgers v New York Mets

How many years will Brandon Nimmo stay in center field?

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St. Louis Cardinals v New York Mets

What should the Mets expect out of Pete Alonso in the 2023 season?

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Los Angeles Dodgers v New York Mets

3 realistic and affordable Darin Ruf upgrades

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Carlos Carrasco (59) made his best start in 2022 on July 30 against the Marlins, pitching 7.2 shutout innings in collecting his 100th career win.

What should the Mets expect out of Carlos Carrasco in the 2023 season?

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New York Mets Introduce Justin Verlander

The Mets are now the "evil empire" of sports, and it is a good thing

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Wild Card Series - San Diego Padres v New York Mets - Game Two

Why the Mets long-term contract with Brandon Nimmo will be worth it

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Wild Card Series - Philadelphia Phillies v St. Louis Cardinals - Game One

The Mets revisit a trade deadline target they didn't add in David Robertson deal

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Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

3 stats that proves the Mets were right to trade for reliever Brooks Raley

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Wild Card Series - Philadelphia Phillies v St. Louis Cardinals - Game One

Why the Mets made the correct decision to sign pitcher Jose Quintana

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Taijuan Walker (99) takes his talents 90 miles down Interstate-95 to pitch for the Philadelphia Phillies.

The Mets were wise to not re-sign Taijuan Walker for $72 million

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