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Valdespin Tells Mets To Go Tweet Themselves

An article by posted on December 7, 2012 0 Comments
Valdespin Tells Mets To Go Tweet Themselves

Mets outfielder Jordany Valdespin is tweeting photos of himself on his twitter account. This particular pic of him sporting a Miami Marlins cap is drawing harsh criticism from the Mets fan base this morning. Valdespin, who was recently suspended for insubordination while playing Winter Ball, has become a magnet for controversy. Despite his talent, the Mets may […]

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Rubin: Teams Asking For Zack Wheeler In Trade Discussions

An article by posted on December 5, 2012 0 Comments
Rubin: Teams Asking For Zack Wheeler In Trade Discussions

According to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com, teams have been asking for Zack Wheeler virtually every time the Mets try to engage in any trade discussions. Rubin says that even when the Mets are discussing platoon or back up catchers, Wheeler’s name has come up. Are you Kidding me? These teams can’t be serious. If general […]

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Mets Not Looking Into Pestano, Red Sox Might Be Moving Ellsbury

An article by posted on December 5, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Not Looking Into Pestano, Red Sox Might Be Moving Ellsbury

As the second day of the Winter Meetings in Nashville comes to a close, here are a few updates that might be of interest to you all… Buster Olney tweets that the Red Sox might be looking to move Jacoby Ellsbury for pitching now. This is likely surfacing because the Red Sox signed Shane Victorino. […]

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Mets Looked Into Parra, Reynolds, And Lannan

An article by posted on December 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Looked Into Parra, Reynolds, And Lannan

Here are a few tweets you might have missed in the wild ride that the second day of the Winter Meetings… According to Joel Sherman, the Mets looked into John Lannan – apparently as insurance to fill out their rotation if they trade RA Dickey. Lannan was recently non-tendered by the Nationals, where he has […]

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Shane Victorino Signs With The Red Sox For $39 Million Over 3 Years

An article by posted on December 4, 2012 0 Comments
Shane Victorino Signs With The Red Sox For $39 Million Over 3 Years

Shane Victorino has become the latest addition to the Red Sox as they look to rework their team after a failed season. According to MLBTR,  Victorino has signed a three-year deal worth $39 MM, pending a physical. He was previously ranked, on MLBTR, as their 12th best free agent this offseason. The $13 MM per […]

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Jason Bay Close To Deal With Mariners

An article by posted on December 4, 2012 0 Comments
Jason Bay Close To Deal With Mariners

ESPN.com’s Brock and Salk show has reported that the Seattle Mariners are close to a deal with former Mets outfielder Jason Bay. At this point the potential terms of the deal have not been disclosed. If you remember, The Seattle Mariners were one of the other teams in pursuit of Bay when the Mets eventually […]

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MMO Mailbag: Tejada’s Role After 2014?

An article by posted on December 4, 2012 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Tejada’s Role After 2014?

Wex asks: Do you think Ruben Tejada will still be the everyday shortstop in 2015? The reason I ask is the Mets drafted Gavin Cecchini one year after they went way over slot on Phillip Evans. They also signed the top Dominican shortstop Germán Ahmed Rosario in July for a record setting bonus. All these […]

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Mets May Have Dollars For Ryan Ludwick, Rockies Shopping Dexter Fowler

An article by posted on December 4, 2012 0 Comments
Mets May Have Dollars For Ryan Ludwick, Rockies Shopping Dexter Fowler

Here are some of the latest Mets and MLB updates from late last night… Joel Sherman tweets that the Mets might budget some of their extra dollars to fill their “severe” hole in the outfield, and he also states the the Mets have interest in Ryan Ludwick. Ludwick turned 34 in July and is coming […]

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Problem Child: Valdespin Suspended For Insubordination

An article by posted on December 4, 2012 0 Comments
Problem Child: Valdespin Suspended For Insubordination

Jordany Valdespin had a two-week absence from playing for his winter-ball club in the Dominican Republic because of a team-imposed suspension for insubordination, two sources told ESPN New York. The discipline issue was comparable to the maturity problems the Mets have experienced with Valdespin over the years, one source said. Adam Rubin adds that it’s not […]

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Heyman: Giants Re-Sign Angel Pagan

An article by posted on December 3, 2012 0 Comments
Heyman: Giants Re-Sign Angel Pagan

  Jon Heyman os CBS Sports is now reporting that the deal between the Giants and Pagan is finalized pending a physical. Heyman reports that the deal is for four years, and Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports says the deal is worth $40 million. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reporting that the defending champion San […]

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