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Dickey Now Top Pitcher Available On The Market, Rangers Still Interested

An article by posted on December 14, 2012 0 Comments
Dickey Now Top Pitcher Available On The Market, Rangers Still Interested

With Anibal Sanchez now agreeing to return to the Tigers, James Shields a member of the Royals, and Zack Greinke joining the Dodgers, Dickey is now the best available pitcher remaining. The top free agent pitchers still available are Shaun Marcum, Kyle Lohse and Edwin Jackson. Lohse is the best of the three, and has had a […]

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An Undervalued Superstar

An article by posted on December 14, 2012 0 Comments
An Undervalued Superstar

The baseball market is an interesting place, poisoned by the once outlandish claims of the Yankees and the overall change in player value these days. We fear giving players contracts for the short term in their old age, yet we will gladly sign stars well into their late thirties at ridiculous salaries to get them […]

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Angels Not Interested In Dickey, Not Looking To Deal Trumbo

An article by posted on December 13, 2012 0 Comments
Angels Not Interested In Dickey, Not Looking To Deal Trumbo

Update 3:20 PM In fact have been told #Angels aren/t 1 of teams currently trying to obtain Dickey. So guess we could stop Bourjos or Trumbo thoughts. #Mets — Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) December 13, 2012 Other teams asked about Mark Trumbo, and been told that he’s not available; the Angels have said they are keeping […]

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The Day Sandy Alderson Ran Out Of Good Faith

An article by posted on December 12, 2012 0 Comments
The Day Sandy Alderson Ran Out Of Good Faith

You can mark it on your calendar.  December 11th, 2012 is the day Sandy Alderson officially abused the trust of Mets fans for the final time.  Yes, I’m well aware that there are plenty of you out there that saw this coming.  I’ve heard from many of you, previously convinced that the team’s front office […]

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Outfielder Shin-Soo Choo Heading To Reds

An article by posted on December 11, 2012 0 Comments
Outfielder Shin-Soo Choo Heading To Reds

The Reds and Indians are deep in talks that would send Shin-Soo Choo to Cincinnati, according to Danny Knobler of CBS Sports. The Indians would receive center fielder Drew Stubbs and shortstop Didi Gregorius in return. The Reds are expected to receive another player in addition to Choo. The Reds plan to use Choo in center field and as […]

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NL East Teams Have Taken Steps To Improve, Except For The Mets

An article by posted on December 11, 2012 0 Comments
NL East Teams Have Taken Steps To Improve, Except For The Mets

There have been a lot of rumors so far this offseason regarding the Mets, which has been both exciting and frustrating at the same time. But, even with all of the rumors, Mets fans have yet to see Sandy make any addition to the team that will be part of the 2013 roster. The reality is that every team […]

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MMO Prospect Pulse: Vicente Lupo, LF

An article by posted on December 11, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Prospect Pulse: Vicente Lupo, LF

How much stock can you put into stats from the Dominican Summer League? In a few years, we might just find out. The man pictured above is none other than Vicente Lupo, a highly-touted international prospect that signed on with the Mets in July of 2010. I have never seen anything along the lines of […]

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There’s A Gap Between How Mets And Other Teams Value Dickey

An article by posted on December 10, 2012 0 Comments
There’s A Gap Between How Mets And Other Teams Value Dickey

There appears to be a gap between how the Mets value R.A. Dickey and how other teams value him. Hey, that’s how the game is played. Now, with Shields and Greinke gone, the Mets would appear to be in a stronger position. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson has asked for such a large package of […]

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MMO Mailbag: Shift Aderlin Rodriguez To The Outfield?

An article by posted on December 10, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Shift Aderlin Rodriguez To The Outfield?

Alex In CT asks: With no real power corner outfielders to speak of in the Mets minors, would it make sense to shift Aderlin Rodriguez to left or right field? As it stands now he’s blocked by David Wright and Ike Davis at the corner infield spots. We know he has the bat, but does […]

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Where Does Wilmer Flores Wind Up Now?

An article by posted on December 9, 2012 0 Comments
Where Does Wilmer Flores Wind Up Now?

Pete asks: Now that David Wright will be our third baseman until 2020, what is the future of third base prospect Wilmer Flores? Do you think he’ll be moved to the outfield, or will he be traded? Sean Kenny replies: First – Wilmer Flores and outfield should not be mentioned in the same sentence unless it is […]

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