Mets News & Notes

Bryce Harper Wins NL MVP, Tips His Cap To Mets

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
Bryce Harper Wins NL MVP, Tips His Cap To Mets

Bryce Harper was named the National League Most Valuable Player on Thursday night, becoming the youngest unanimous MVP winner in baseball history. Harper, 23, got all 30 first-place votes from members of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. The Nationals’ three-time All Star led the majors in slugging percentage (.649), OBP (.460), OPS (1.109) and fWAR (9.9) […]

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Syndergaard Wants To Be A Met For Life

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Wants To Be A Met For Life

Following his excellent rookie season, Noah Syndergaard reflected on his time with New York and hopes that he could be a Met for life. Syndergaard says that he loves pitching in New York and never wants to leave. “When I came here for the (2013) Futures Game we went to Times Square and I thought it […]

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Cespedes Finishes 13th in MVP Voting, Fulmer Ranked Tigers’ #1 Prospect

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Finishes 13th in MVP Voting, Fulmer Ranked Tigers’ #1 Prospect

Yoenis Cespedes finished 13th in National League MVP voting due his spectacular regular season showing with the Mets. He was ranked 6th on two ballots, seventh on three and 10th on two, which gave him 24 points. He edged out Curtis Granderson, who finished 18th, for the top spot among Mets’ players. (Adam Rubin ESPN […]

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Thoughts On Villar Trade And If Brewers Deal Segura

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Thoughts On Villar Trade And If Brewers Deal Segura

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired shortstop Jonathan Villar from the Houston Astros in exchange for minor league right-hander Cy Sneed. Villar, 24, had a solid season in a part-time role with the Astros, batting .284/.339/.414 in 128 plate appearances with 17 runs scored and seven stolen bases. He could give the Brew Crew a potential leadoff hitter […]

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Mets Season Opener Against Royals Moved to ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Season Opener Against Royals Moved to ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

The Mets’ first game of the 2016 season against the Royals in Kansas City, has been moved from Monday, April 4 to Sunday, April 3. ESPN will televise the Mets vs Royals rematch at 8:30 PM in the finale of their Opening Day Triple-Header that will begin with the Cardinals vs. Pirates at 1 PM […]

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Ruben Tejada Could Have Played His Last Game With Mets

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Could Have Played His Last Game With Mets

Last week, Mike Puma of the New York Post reported that it was not a slam dunk that  Ruben Tejada would be tendered a contract this offseason. He heard that the Mets could turn to Matt Reynolds instead who will compete with Wilmer Flores for the starting shortstop job. Adam Rubin of ESPN New York is […]

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Mets Named 2015 MLB Retailer of the Year

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Named 2015 MLB Retailer of the Year

The New York Mets have been named the 2015 Major League Baseball “Club Retailer of the Year” for their commitment to driving merchandise sales through creative marketing and merchandising efforts. Ten years after the debut of the award, the Mets have become only the second Club to be named Retailer of the Year more than […]

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Mets Still Not Likely To Trade Zack Wheeler

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Still Not Likely To Trade Zack Wheeler

< Because of the depth of the New York Mets young starting rotation, there have been thoughts of the Mets trading Zack Wheeler, who is still recovering from Tommy John surgery. They nearly sent Wheeler to the Milwaukee Brewers along with Wilmer Flores in exchange for Carlos Gomez on July 29 but the trade was […]

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Joakim Soria Wants A 3 Year Contract Worth $27 Million

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Joakim Soria Wants A 3 Year Contract Worth $27 Million

Joakim Soria, who is one of the best relief pitchers on the market, is looking for a contract worth approximately $27 million over three years according to Jayson Stark of ESPN. The Mets are in need of another shutdown pitcher to pair with Jeurys Familia, and Soria looks like a perfect fit. Over the course […]

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Mets Don’t Expect To Make Any Additions Prior To Winter Mettings

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Don’t Expect To Make Any Additions Prior To Winter Mettings

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN NY, the Mets expect to stay quiet until the Winter Meetings in early December. While they are currently searching for upgrades at several positions, they don’t expect anything to happen before then and believe talks will slow down soon with Thanksgiving approaching. A team official told Rubin last week […]

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