What The Current Relief Market Looks Like

An article by posted on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
What The Current Relief Market Looks Like

The New York Mets have yet to dive into the free agent reliever market outside of a few minor league signings, yet still have holes in their bullpen. Jerry Blevins is still a free agent and leaves the Mets without a true LOOGY because Josh Smoker struggles vs lefties and Terry Collins has yet to […]

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Athletics Sign Alejandro De Aza To Minor League Deal

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Athletics Sign Alejandro De Aza To Minor League Deal

The Oakland Athletics have signed free agent OF Alejandro De Aza to a minor league deal with an invitation to Major League Spring Training, the team announced on Friday. De Aza, 33 in April, spent 2016 with the Mets appearing in 130 games, and hitting a meager .205/.297/.321 in a semi-reserve role. Before the Mets […]

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Keith Law: Mets Have 7th Best Farm System

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Keith Law: Mets Have 7th Best Farm System

Keith Law of ESPN, released his rankings for the Top 10 farm systems in baseball and had the New York Mets as the 7th best. The Mets move up nine spots after being ranked 16th last year. For the second straight season, Law had the Atlanta Braves at the top of the rankings. They are […]

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2017 Mets Top 30 Prospects: No. 14 Ali Sanchez, C

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2017 Mets Top 30 Prospects: No. 14 Ali Sanchez, C

#14 C Ali Sanchez Ht: 6’1″ Wt: 200 Level: Short Season Brooklyn Cyclones B/T: R/R Age: 1/20/97 (20) Age Dif: -2.1 Acquired: Signed as International Free Agent for $690,000 (7/2/13) Last year: 15 2016 MiLB Statistics: 46 G, 181 PA, 171 AB, 15 R, 37 H, 10 2B, 11 RBI, 2 SB, .216/.260/.275 When the Mets signed Sanchez as a 16-year old international free agent out of Venezuela, he […]

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Does Anyone Want Jay Bruce?

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Does Anyone Want Jay Bruce?

As time continues to tick by and we get closer to spring training, Jay Bruce remaining a New York Met begins to look like more of a reality. It has to beg the question, does anyone want this guy? Bruce’s most likely suitors have all filled their needs with other players. The Blue Jays re-signed […]

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Orioles, Mark Trumbo Agree On Three-Year Deal

An article by posted on January 19, 2017 0 Comments
Orioles, Mark Trumbo Agree On Three-Year Deal

According to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag on Twitter, the Baltimore Orioles and free agent Mark Trumbo have agreed on a deal. The deal is for three years, $37.5 million, pending physical. Trumbo, 31, was the MLB home run leader in 2016, clubbing 47 long balls and driving in 108 runs, while hitting at a […]

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Olney Report: Cespedes Is Baseball’s Best Left Fielder

An article by posted on January 19, 2017 0 Comments
Olney Report: Cespedes Is Baseball’s Best Left Fielder

In Buster Olney’s latest ESPN Insider piece, he ranked the current top left fielders in baseball. In conjuction with the opinions and analysis provided by unnamed scouts and team executives, Olney concluded Mets left fielder Yoenis Cespedes was the best left fielder in the major leagues. The top five left fielders in baseball was rounded […]

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Chad Kreuter Named New St. Lucie Mets Skipper

An article by posted on January 19, 2017 0 Comments
Chad Kreuter Named New St. Lucie Mets Skipper

The New York Mets have announced Chad Kreuter will become the 17th manager in the history of the St. Lucie Mets. St. Lucie is the Mets High-A affiliate that plays in the Florida State League. Kreuter said this in a team press release, ”It is an honor to be named a manager in professional baseball. The Mets are […]

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Could Jerry Blevins Return To Mets After All?

An article by posted on January 19, 2017 0 Comments
Could Jerry Blevins Return To Mets After All?

Earlier this offseason, the Mets were preparing themselves to lose LHP Jerry Blevins to a multi-year deal elsewhere. Today, Jan. 19, Blevins is still a free agent, and will most likely settle on a shorter term deal, which the Mets should explore. Blevins was acquired by the Mets right before the 2015 season in exchange […]

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Brewers Sign Neftali Feliz To One-Year Deal

An article by posted on January 19, 2017 0 Comments
Brewers Sign Neftali Feliz To One-Year Deal

According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports on Twitter, the Milwaukee Brewers have signed RHP Neftali Feliz to a one-year deal. Passan also adds that the deal is worth $5.35 million and can reach $6.85 if incentives are hit. Feliz, 28, broke into MLB with the Texas Rangers when the righty was a 21-year-old. A […]

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