Michael Mayer

Lifelong Mets fan born in 1987 meaning I still haven't witnessed a championship. Lived In Maine my whole life so I get my Mets fix from MLB.tv and MiLB.tv. Obsessed with the game of baseball and have been coaching in High School for 4 years. Some say I am too positive but I love my New York Mets. Follow me on twitter @themainemets

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Law: Mets Have 7th Best Farm System

An article by posted on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
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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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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Longtime Mets Scout Harry Minor Passes Away

An article by posted on January 19, 2017 0 Comments
Longtime Mets Scout Harry Minor Passes Away

Harry Minor, scout who spent 44 of his 65 years in baseball with the New York Mets, passed away on Wednesday night at the age of 89. Minor began scouting in 1960 after his minor league playing days were over and started his career with the Mets in 1968 as an area scout. He was […]

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Jeurys Familia Continues Strong Winter Ball Season

An article by posted on January 16, 2017 0 Comments
Jeurys Familia Continues Strong Winter Ball Season

New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia has pitched well in the Dominican Winter League playoffs for the Gigantes del Cibao since struggling in his debut. On Sunday night, he pitched a scoreless eighth inning and picked up the win in the Gigantes’ fourth straight victory. Familia allowed an infielder single, but got an inning ending […]

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MMO Exclusive: Meet Eastern League Batting Champ Phillip Evans

An article by posted on January 14, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Meet Eastern League Batting Champ Phillip Evans

Phillip Evans won the batting title on the final day of the Eastern League season in 2016 with a 4 for 6 game that capped an incredible breakout year. The 24-year old had a career season in 2016 hitting .335/.374/.485 in 96 games for the Double-A Binghamton Mets. He also set career highs in doubles (30), home runs (8), […]

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Mets Avoid Arbitration, Settle At $7.75MM With Addison Reed

An article by posted on January 13, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Avoid Arbitration, Settle At $7.75MM With Addison Reed

The New York Mets have avoided arbitration with setup man Addison Reed for a one-year deal worth $7.75 million according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports. Pace Law School projected that he would get $7.9 million. Reed was one of the top setup men in all of baseball in 2016 and had one best […]

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Travis d’Arnaud, Mets Avoid Arbitration With One-Year Deal

An article by posted on January 13, 2017 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud, Mets Avoid Arbitration With One-Year Deal

The New York Mets have avoided arbitration with catcher Travis d’Arnaud on a one-year deal worth $1.875 million according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports. He was projected to make $1.9 million by Pace Law School. D’Arnaud, 28, is coming off his worst season as a pro, posting a .629 OPS and 69 OPS+ […]

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Mets Avoid Arbitration, Settle With Lucas Duda At $7.25MM

An article by posted on January 12, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Avoid Arbitration, Settle With Lucas Duda At $7.25MM

The New York Mets have settled with arbitration eligible first baseman Lucas Duda for $7.25 million for the 2017 according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports. The Pace Law School projected that Duda would get $7.315 million.  Lucas Duda was limited to just 47 games in 2016 due to a stress fracture in his lower back. […]

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Mets Sign Lefty Adam Wilk To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on January 12, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Sign Lefty Adam Wilk To Minor League Deal

The New York Mets announced they have signed left-handed pitcher Adam Wilk to a minor league deal with an invitation to major league spring training. Wilk, 29, pitched the entire 2016 season in Triple-A for the Tampa Bay Rays. In 15 starts spanning 87.1 innings, he went 2-8 with a 3.61 ERA and 1.12 WHIP. […]

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Ten Things We Learned From Sandy Alderson Today

An article by posted on January 12, 2017 0 Comments
Ten Things We Learned From Sandy Alderson Today

At Citi Field today, New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson met with team beat writers to discuss the state of the team. Here is what Sandy had to say courtesy of Adam Rubin of ESPN: 1. Sandy feels fairly comfortable with the right-handed options for the bullpen as he mentioned Rafael Montero, Seth Lugo, […]

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