Alderson Expects Middle Infield To Remain In Flux

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Alderson Expects Middle Infield To Remain In Flux

Sandy Alderson told MMO’s John Bernhardt this morning that he expects his middle-infield situation to be in flux over the next couple of years while discussing potential playing opportunity for Dilson Herrera. With second baseman Daniel Murphy expected to earn roughly $8 million next season in arbitration, it sure sounded like an extension is not […]

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Sandy Alderson On Mets Prospects: Matz, Conforto, Plawecki, Nimmo

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Sandy Alderson On Mets Prospects: Matz, Conforto, Plawecki, Nimmo

MMO’s John Bernhardt had Sandy Alderson on as his guest during today’s Tip-Off show on WIOX Radio. Here is what he had to say about several of the Mets prospects. Steven Matz, LHP “He had a very good season in 2013, and exceeded that in 2014, both at St. Lucie and at Binghamton. His numbers […]

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Martino: Royals Might Look To Trade Alex Gordon

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Martino: Royals Might Look To Trade Alex Gordon

Andy Martino of the Daily News speculates that the Royals might listen to offers for outfielder Alex Gordon, first baseman Eric Hosmer and third baseman Mike Moustakas. He believes that due to each of their escalating salaries, the Royals may not be able to keep all three. “Gordon is the most interesting case, and the […]

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Sandy Alderson: There’s A Lot Of Reason For Optimism

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Sandy Alderson: There’s A Lot Of Reason For Optimism

Sandy Alderson was a guest of MMO’s John Bernhardt Tip-Off Show this morning on WIOX Radio. He had some interesting things to say about a variety of topics regarding the Mets and their minor league system. Rather than post the entire interview in it’s entirety, I wanted to break it up into several topics so […]

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MMO Roundtable: Will Mets Non-Tender Eric Young Jr?

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MMO Roundtable: Will Mets Non-Tender Eric Young Jr?

The decision on how the Mets handle Eric Young Jr. this offseason is tricky for me. On one hand, he played really good defense in left field this season, is one of the best base-stealers in the league, by all accounts is a team first player, and for whatever reason, the Mets seem to win, […]

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Listen To Sandy Alderson On The Tip-Off Show

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Listen To Sandy Alderson On The Tip-Off Show

Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson will join MMO’s John Bernhardt and Randy VanKeuren on today‚Äôs WIOX, Tip-Off show. Tip-Off is a Friday morning sports show that airs from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM every Friday morning on WIOX, 91.3 FM. Sandy will field our questions during the last half-hour of the program and we invite […]

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Several Teams Expressing Interest In Alex Rios, Mets Not One Of Them

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Several Teams Expressing Interest In Alex Rios, Mets Not One Of Them

Several teams have already expressed interest in free agent Alex Rios already, but the Mets are not one of them reports Mike Vorkunov of NJ.com. “The Mets have long been assumed to be looking to upgrade a corner outfield position this offseason and have been reportedly linked with several free agent outfielders. One outfielder on […]

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Mets To Relocate Fitness Camp From Michigan To PSL

An article by posted on October 30, 2014 0 Comments
Mets To Relocate Fitness Camp From Michigan To PSL

Andy Martino of the Daily News is reporting that the Mets were so pleased with the results of an offseason conditioning program in Michigan last winter, that they will relocate the operation to Port St. Lucie. “According to major league sources, the plan, which has not yet been made public, is to utilize newly hired […]

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Fielding Bible Awards: Juan Lagares Named Best Center Fielder In MLB

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Fielding Bible Awards: Juan Lagares Named Best Center Fielder In MLB

Juan Lagares has been named the top defensive center fielder in the majors for the 2014 season by The Fielding Bible Awards. “His throwing arm in center field is superb and deeply respected by baserunners,” said John Dewan. “He had six Outfield Arm Runs Saved in 2014. But it’s his ability to cover ground that […]

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Gil Hodges Up For Hall of Fame Consideration In December

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Gil Hodges Up For Hall of Fame Consideration In December

An MMO Fan Shot by Bill Hall Gil Hodges is one of ten names on this year’s Golden Era Ballot the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced today.Players will be reviewed and voted on December 8 during the Baseball Winter Meetings in San Diego. We support the election of Gil Hodges to the […]

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