MLB Switches To Electronic Dugout Signal For Intentional Walks

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
MLB Switches To Electronic Dugout Signal For Intentional Walks

Bad news for all you dyed in the wool baseball purists out there, according to what sources are telling Howard Bryant of ESPN the Magazine, effective for the 2017 season, Major League Baseball will switch to an electronic dugout signal for Intentional Walks rather than the traditional four ball pitchout. The change in the intentional-walk […]

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Photos from PSL: David Wright Had A Busy Day, Throwing, Fielding, Batting

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
Photos from PSL: David Wright Had A Busy Day, Throwing, Fielding, Batting

Photo: Ed Delany, Metsmerized Online New York Mets third baseman David Wright threw the baseball on Tuesday, although it was on a back field away from prying eyes, two days after throwing for the first time since having season-ending neck surgery last June. “We don’t want him overexposed to where if he makes a bad throw, […]

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MMO Exclusive: Talkin’ Mets With Dan Szymborski of ZiPS Fame

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Talkin’ Mets With Dan Szymborski of ZiPS Fame

Dan Szymborski was kind enough to answer a few questions for me about the recently released 2017 ZiPs Projections for the New York Mets, which you can view on FanGraphs. Joe D. – One of the first things that jumped out at me when I sifted through the recently released Mets projections was the very […]

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So You Think You Know The Mets: Enemy Combatants

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
So You Think You Know The Mets: Enemy Combatants

So who do you think of when you read the term “Mets Killers” which players come to mind? That particular information will serve you useful today as we veer into a new lane of traffic in today’s So You Think You Know The Mets quiz. Think of all those players who so often crushed our […]

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Nationals And Matt Wieters Agree On Contract

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
Nationals And Matt Wieters Agree On Contract

According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX, the Nationals and Matt Wieters have agreed on a deal for two years and $21 million. The deal includes an opt-out clause after one year, with him making $10 million in 2017 and $11 million if he returns for 2018. According to Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post, the […]

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Long Time Mets Director Bill Webb Not Returning Full Time to SNY

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
Long Time Mets Director Bill Webb Not Returning Full Time to SNY

Neil Best of Newsday reports long time Mets director, Fox Sports director, and Sportscasting Hall of Fame member Bill Webb will not be returning full time to SNY for the 2017 season.  This will mark the first time in the history of SNY Webb has not been the full time director of Mets games. Sadly, […]

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The Best Laid Plans of Mice and Men Often Go Awry

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
The Best Laid Plans of Mice and Men Often Go Awry

You know the original text as written by Robert Burns was “the best laid schemes” of mice and men, the poem intended to be an apology to a mouse from a farmer who was plowing his field one morning and accidentally upturned and destroyed the nest of a mouse. And from what I heard about […]

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Amed Rosario Impressing Everyone In His First Big League Camp

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
Amed Rosario Impressing Everyone In His First Big League Camp

The No. 1 prospect in the Mets organization, shortstop Amed Rosario answered some questions for reporters on Monday at Tradition Field through the help of translator Melissa Rodriguez. Participating in his first big-league camp with the Mets, Rosario said he was thankful to have veteran shortstop Jose Reyes take him under his wing and mentor […]

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Mets Morning Report: Michael Conforto Eyes A Bounceback Year

An article by posted on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Morning Report: Michael Conforto Eyes A Bounceback Year

Good Morning everyone. New York Mets outfielder, Michael Conforto has an eye on reclaiming his status of being an everyday player for this team. Conforto spoke with the media regarding what his offseason brought him as he prepared to battle for a spot on the 2017 Mets opening day roster by getting himself in better […]

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Mets Top Prospects Take BP At Tradition Field

An article by posted on February 20, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Top Prospects Take BP At Tradition Field

The New York Mets top two prospects Amed Rosario and Dominic Smith were taking batting practice today in Port St. Lucie. Rosario and Smith finished the 2016 playing for the Double-A Binghamton Mets manning shortstop and first base respectively. Mets outfield prospect Wuilmer Becerra was added to the 40-man roster this offseason to protect him […]

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