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David Wright Doesn’t Want Sympathy – He Wants A Ring

An article by posted on January 21, 2017 0 Comments
David Wright Doesn’t Want Sympathy – He Wants A Ring

Speaking at his own charity event, David Wright made it clear that all the work he is putting in to stay in shape is not for any other reason than a passion for the game and a desire to win. “Health is extremely important, but I have to go out there and do what I’m […]

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Dominic Smith Ranked Third Best 1B Prospect

An article by posted on January 21, 2017 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Ranked Third Best 1B Prospect

MLB Pipeline unveiled their rankings for the Top 10 first base prospects in baseball, and Mets prospect Dominic Smith was ranked third for the second consecutive year. He finished behind Dodgers prospect Cody Bellinger and Pirates prospect Josh Bell. Smith, 21, is coming off his best season as a professional. While being the youngest player […]

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Jose Reyes Ready For Anything In 2017

An article by posted on January 21, 2017 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Ready For Anything In 2017

Jose Reyes lit a fire under the Mets last season when he joined the team and produced more than enough to be brought back for 2017. He can play second base, third base, and shortstop so he will serve as a super-utility man this season. His versatility will be increased as he will be learning […]

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James Loney, Jim Henderson Sign With Rangers, Cubs

An article by posted on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
James Loney, Jim Henderson Sign With Rangers, Cubs

First baseman James Loney and relief pitcher Jim Henderson will not be returning to the New York Mets this season. Loney has signed a minor league deal with the Rangers, reports Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. Jim Henderson will be headed to the Chicago Cubs on a minor league deal, according Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily […]

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Nimmo Will Participate In WBC For Italy, Conforto Won’t

An article by posted on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
Nimmo Will Participate In WBC For Italy, Conforto Won’t

The World Baseball Classic is an event among 16 countries that is now held every four years. Around this time, many players are added to their respective countries’ teams. New York Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo was one of those players and will be playing with Team Italy according to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports. Morosi […]

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Harvey Has Experienced No Pain When Throwing This Offseason

An article by posted on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
Harvey Has Experienced No Pain When Throwing This Offseason

Mets’ starter Matt Harvey, who underwent surgery in July for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, threw off of a mound at Storm Sports Academy on Long Island on Wednesday. Harvey, 28 in March, said he felt no pain when throwing this offseason, when talking to reporters at a team charity event earlier this month. The Mets and […]

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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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Athletics Sign Alejandro De Aza To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
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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Opinion: Does Anyone Want Jay Bruce?

An article by posted on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
Opinion: 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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