Mets News & Notes

Gary Cohen Finalist For Ford C. Frick Award

An article by posted on November 7, 2016 0 Comments
Gary Cohen Finalist For Ford C. Frick Award

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN, Mets announcer Gary Cohen is one of the finalists for the Ford C. Frick award. The award is for excellence in baseball broadcasting. No doubt Cohen got nominated for his excellent calling of Bartolo Colon‘s home run in San Diego. The other finalists are Jacques Doucet, Ken Harrelson, Pat […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Edwin Encarnacion, 1B

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Edwin Encarnacion, 1B

Edwin Encarnacion Position: First Base Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: January 7, 1983 (Age 33) The Mets have a few needs going into this offseason, but one in particular is a right-handed power bat to put right in the middle of the lineup. Veteran Edwin Encarnacion is certainly a right-handed power bat, but is […]

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Mets Announce 2017 Promotional Dates & Pricing Tiers

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Mets Announce 2017 Promotional Dates & Pricing Tiers

The New York Mets today announced that single game tickets will go on sale Friday, November 18 at 10:00 am. The Mets Promotional Dates and Giveaway dates have also been announced for the 2017 Season.  The upcoming season will feature the return of the popular weekend promotions of Free Shirt Fridays, Super Saturdays and Family Sundays […]

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Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Wilmer Flores, IF

An article by posted on November 7, 2016 0 Comments
Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Wilmer Flores, IF

Adam Rubin is rolling out his ever popular Pace Law Annual Salary Projection Series. In making their determinations, Pace puts together a panel that will base their projections on the following: The quality of the player’s contribution to his club during the past season (referred to as his “platform season”), including but not limited to his […]

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Dexter Fowler to Receive Qualifying Offer

An article by posted on November 7, 2016 0 Comments
Dexter Fowler to Receive Qualifying Offer

Dexter Fowler had himself a nice 2016 season with the Chicago Cubs, contributing regularly to the team that would go on to win the World Series. The Cubs intend on offering Fowler a qualifying offer according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. Fowler though is not expected to accept the $17.2MM qualifying offer. This could be […]

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GM Meetings: Sandy Alderson Sets Sights On 2017 Season

An article by posted on November 7, 2016 0 Comments
GM Meetings: Sandy Alderson Sets Sights On 2017 Season

The General Managers Meetings officially begins on Monday, November 7 in Scottsdale, Arizona and will last through Thursday, November 10. All 30 MLB general managers will meet and discuss a variety of baseball issues like the new CBA, participate in various workshops and make presentations, and then elect the 2016 MLB Executive of the Year. But […]

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MLB News: Collective Bargaining Agreement Expires December 1

An article by posted on November 6, 2016 0 Comments
MLB News: Collective Bargaining Agreement Expires December 1

The Major League Baseball collective bargaining agreement is set to expire on December 1. All has been quiet regarding this issue as the two sides look to hammer out a deal without any stoppages. MLB and the MLBPA have been hard at work to come to terms on a deal as both sides know they […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Officially Opts Out Of Mets Contract

An article by posted on November 5, 2016 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes Officially Opts Out Of Mets Contract

During the 2015-16 offseason, the Mets inked their stud outfielder Yoenis Cespedes to a 3-year, $75 million contract with an opt-out after the first year. In a weak class where Cespedes is easily the most appealing name on the open market, the outfielder exercised the opt-out and became a free agent today. The Mets will […]

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Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Addison Reed, RHP

An article by posted on November 5, 2016 0 Comments
Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Addison Reed, RHP

Adam Rubin is rolling out his ever popular Pace Law Annual Salary Projection Series. In making their determinations, Pace puts together a panel that will base their projections on the following: The quality of the player’s contribution to his club during the past season (referred to as his “platform season”), including but not limited to his […]

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Five Possible Free Agent Reliever Targets

An article by posted on November 5, 2016 0 Comments
Five Possible Free Agent Reliever Targets

Regardless of whether or not Major League Baseball hands down a suspension to Jeurys Familia stemming from his recent arrest, the Mets need to add another reliever to the bullpen. Seeing how the Indians relied on Bryan Shaw, Andrew Miller, and Cody Allen during the postseason, many believe the Mets should create their own trio this offseason. […]

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