Mets TV & Radio Spring Training Broadcast Schedules

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Mets TV & Radio Spring Training Broadcast Schedules

The New York Mets flagship radio station, 710 WOR-AM, announced their 2017 Spring Training broadcast schedule this week. They will broadcast 15 games beginning on Friday, February 24th when the Mets take on the Boston Red Sox. Howie Rose and Josh Lewin will call the action as they return to the booth in the fourth […]

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Mets Discussed Trading Michael Conforto For J.D. Martinez

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Discussed Trading Michael Conforto For J.D. Martinez

In a recent column by Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports, he reports that the New York Mets seriously discussed a deal with the Detroit Tigers that would’ve swapped young outfielder Michael Conforto for veteran outfielder J.D. Martinez. It was, of course, before the Mets re-signed outfielder Yoenis Cespedes to a four year, $110 million […]

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Five Notes From Thursday: Wright Could DH This Weekend

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Five Notes From Thursday: Wright Could DH This Weekend

1. David Wright could DH this weekend, hopefully Saturday but could be Sunday with both games being at home. Wright also threw again on Thursday, again in secret though with no beat writers allowed.  2. Collins expects the lineup on Saturday for the first home game of Grapefruit League action to be mostly regulars except […]

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Rafael Montero Looks Great Early in Camp, Can It Continue?

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Looks Great Early in Camp, Can It Continue?

When the New York Mets re-signed relievers Fernando Salas and Jerry Blevins one of the questions became what will they do to create the two needed spots on the 40-man roster. One of the most talked about options was designating right-handed pitcher Rafael Montero for assignment. Instead, the Mets designated utility guy Ty Kelly for […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Matt Ehalt Joins Us From PSL In A Big Show!

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Matt Ehalt Joins Us From PSL In A Big Show!

Listen to a rare midweek Talkin’ Mets podcast. Today I am joined by Matt Ehalt of The Record who gives me the first Grapefruit League update of the Spring. Matt talks about Zack Wheeler, Travis d’Arnaud and why he believes this is the Mets’ best chance at winning it all. I also contrast the difference […]

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Mets Spring Training Home Renamed First Data Field

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Spring Training Home Renamed First Data Field

The New York Mets spring training facility and the home to their Class-A affiliate the St. Lucie Mets has changed it’s name to First Data Field. The complex formerly known as Tradition Field, also serves as the home for the GCL Mets of the Gulf Coast League. A new 10-year deal with First Data was […]

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MLB’s Pending Ban on Jeurys Familia Puts Mets in a Tough Place

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
MLB’s Pending Ban on Jeurys Familia Puts Mets in a Tough Place

The New York Mets have been waiting a long time to hear from Major League Baseball about Jeurys Familia‘s expected suspension. Familia was charged with domestic abuse on October 31, 2016. A complaint filed in court revealed that Familia caused bodily injury to another resulting in a bruised right cheek and scratched chest of the victim. The […]

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Mets Sign RHP Wilfredo Boscan To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Sign RHP Wilfredo Boscan To Minor League Deal

The New York Mets announced they’ve signed right-handed pitcher Wilfredo Boscan to a minor league deal. He will report to minor league spring training camp. Boscan, 26, made his Major League debut last season with the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 6.46 ERA and 1.44 WHIP in 15.1 innings. Boscan made one start and five relief […]

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Thoughts On The Tim Tebow Press Conference On Monday

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Thoughts On The Tim Tebow Press Conference On Monday

I was in a Dick’s Sporting Goods this weekend. Being the dedicated New York Mets hot takes specialist that I am, I took a gander at the jerseys they were selling. I saw that they had a bunch, even more than they did for the New York Yankees–anyone who grew up in the New York […]

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Mets Morning Report: Zack Wheeler Takes Another Big Step Forward

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Morning Report: Zack Wheeler Takes Another Big Step Forward

Good Morning everyone. New York Mets pitcher, Zack Wheeler took another big step forward on Wednesday as he threw a second bullpen session without any issues. Wheeler tossed roughly 30 pitches on the day without any discomfort and is currently being eyed to pitch in his first spring training game on March 8th. Manager, Terry […]

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