Mets News & Notes

Are Dollars Clogging Up Works In Bruce Deal?

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
Are Dollars Clogging Up Works In Bruce Deal?

I don’t know how much truth there is to the latest rumors that are popping up on Twitter, but according to several beat reporters including Mark Carig of Newsday, the New York Mets are not just focused on outfielder Jay Bruce any longer. The word is that they have now cast a wide net and […]

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Orioles Get Gerardo Parra From Brewers

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Orioles Get Gerardo Parra From Brewers

The Baltimore Orioles have acquired outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for RHP Zach Davies according to Tom Haudricourt of the Journal Sentinel. No official announcement yet as deal is pending physicals. Parra, who was once considered by many reports to be a top target for the New York Mets, is hitting […]

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Mets Minors: Reynolds Returns To Vegas, Black Has Scoreless Outing

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Mets Minors: Reynolds Returns To Vegas, Black Has Scoreless Outing

  Sacramento 4, Las Vegas (59-47) 2 Matt Reynolds made his return from an injured elbow after going 2-5 with RBI and walk in two rehab games with the GCL Mets. He was 1-4 with his 24th double and two strikeouts in his return while playing all 9 innings at shortstop. Brandon Nimmo was 1-4 with […]

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Gavin Cecchini Continues To Sizzle In Breakout Season

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Gavin Cecchini Continues To Sizzle In Breakout Season

Met fans might end up happy Sandy Alderson was not forced to move Binghamton shortstop Gavin Cecchini in making moves to bolster the Mets big league line-up. Cecchini is having a breakout season at the Double-A level and is sizzling in Binghamton.  In his last two games, two wins for the first place B-Mets, Cecchini went […]

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Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

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Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

8:30 AM Update – Deadline Day! The first news of the day regarding the Mets and Jay Bruce comes from Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, who says that a deal for the Cincinnati Reds slugger looks like it’s going to happen and that the Mets will finally get that big bat they say they’re looking […]

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Granderson Clobbers 16th Home Run, Quietly Enjoying A Solid Season

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Granderson Clobbers 16th Home Run, Quietly Enjoying A Solid Season

Despite the Mets devastating 8-7 loss to the Padres at Citi Field, Curtis Granderson had one of his best games of his Mets’ career. He went 2-for-4 at the plate with a three run home run in the 5th inning. He also made three outstanding catches in right field. Granderson is quietly enjoying a successful […]

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Do The Mets Have A Closer Controversy?

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Do The Mets Have A Closer Controversy?

That’s what talking heads on SNY think. On Thursday, during an episode of Loudmouths Andy Martino of the Daily News suggested that the leash is getting shorter and shorter on Familia and that it’s time to start considering Tyler Clippard as the team’s closer. Right after that Gary Apple of SNY asked Nelson Figueroa the […]

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Astros Acquire Carlos Gomez From Brewers

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
Astros Acquire Carlos Gomez From Brewers

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports the Astros and Brewers have agreed on a trade that will send center fielder Carlos Gomez and right-hander Mike Fiers to Houston. All medicals were already approved, no problems. Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports that there will be “four or five” prospects heading back to the […]

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Jerry Blevins Cleared To Throw

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Jerry Blevins Cleared To Throw

The Mets announced that left-handed reliever Jerry Blevins, has been cleared by team doctors to begin throwing. Blevins sustained a broken left wrist on April 19 after taking a comebacker to the mound against the Marlins. There is no timetable for his return yet but clearly this is a step in the right direction. The Mets […]

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MMO Game Recap: Padres 8, Mets 7

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MMO Game Recap: Padres 8, Mets 7

The Mets (52-50) were defeated by the San Diego Padres (49-53) by a score of 8-7 today at Citi Field, and in the process, dropping the rubber game. Jon Niese had a bounce back outing today, after he got lit up by the Dodgers his last time out. The southpaw pitched much better today, as […]

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For Terry’s Future, It’s Playoffs or Bust

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For Terry’s Future, It’s Playoffs or Bust

After Tuesday night’s 4-0 win against the San Diego Padres, Terry Collins told the media that he doesn’t believe there’s too many teams out there that would want to face the Mets pitching staff in a playoff situation. He’s probably right about that. After all, what manager would sign up to face something to the […]

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