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Doc Gooden On Mets Rotation: “With That Staff, Anything Can Happen”

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Doc Gooden On Mets Rotation: “With That Staff, Anything Can Happen”

Although this year’s MLB Draft was relatively quiet for the New York Mets without their first-round pick, Flushing was well-represented at the draft with Doc Gooden in attendance. Speaking at the draft in Secaucus, N.J. Monday night, Gooden said he was honored to have been asked to attend by the Mets. “It’s a great feeling […]

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Brandon Nimmo Could Be Packaged In Deal To Acquire A Bat

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Brandon Nimmo Could Be Packaged In Deal To Acquire A Bat

As Sandy Alderson’s scouting people relish in their enthusiasm over Monday night’s second round selection of high school first baseman Desmond Lindsay, here’s something interesting about the regime’s first ever draft pick. After talking with team officials, Andy Martino of the Daily News reports that some Mets people are already looking past Brandon Nimmo and […]

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Mets Face Roster Crunch This Week

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Mets Face Roster Crunch This Week

Bobby Parnell, Travis d’Arnaud, and Dilson Herrera are all set to return to the Mets this week, leaving management in a rather tough position. For all three to be activated, three roster spots need to be cleared. As it stands right now, Danny Muno, Erik Goeddel, Hansel Robles, and Kevin Plawecki are all candidates to […]

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D’Arnaud and Herrera Collect Hits, Both Expected Back Wednesday

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D’Arnaud and Herrera Collect Hits, Both Expected Back Wednesday

Catcher Travis d’Arnaud and second baseman Dilson Herrera both continued their rehab assignments at Triple-A Las Vegas on Monday evening. D’Arnaud batted third for Las Vegas and went 1-for-5 with a double and two strikeouts. He was also charged with a passed ball behind the plate. Herrera batted leadoff for Las Vegas and went 1-for-5 with a double […]

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Why The Mets Shouldn’t Trade For Ben Zobrist

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Why The Mets Shouldn’t Trade For Ben Zobrist

With the Mets looking to add more firepower to their lineup, could Ben Zobrist be the answer the team is looking for? Zobrist is a popular trade target among fans, but there is one major problem with this idea. He will be massively overpriced on the trade market. The Yankees, Nationals and Cubs are already […]

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Mets Select OF Desmond Lindsay with No. 53 Pick

An article by posted on June 8, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Select OF Desmond Lindsay with No. 53 Pick

The New York Mets selected high school outfielder Desmond Lindsay with the 53rd overall pick in the Draft. Lindsay, 18, played for the Out Of Door Academy in Bradenton, Florida and is committed to the University of North Carolina. At 6’0 and 200 pounds, Lindsay is a right handed power prospect with some speed who […]

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2015 MLB Draft Thread: Mets Pick At No. 53 Overall

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2015 MLB Draft Thread: Mets Pick At No. 53 Overall

Metsmerized Online will be on hand in Secaucus, NJ for the first two rounds of the 2015 First Year Player Draft which begins Monday night at 7:00 PM and runs through Wednesday. The New York Mets will not have a first round selection or the accompanying slot money this year, as both were forfeited when […]

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Jacob deGrom Named National League Co-Player of the Week

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Jacob deGrom Named National League Co-Player of the Week

Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom has been named the National League Co-Player of the Week along with Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers. In two starts this past week, deGrom went 2-0 with a 1.20 ERA while walking three and striking out 18 in 15 innings pitched. During one of those starts in San Diego, deGrom took […]

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Bobby Parnell To Be Activated This Week, But Role Not Yet Clear

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Bobby Parnell To Be Activated This Week, But Role Not Yet Clear

Bobby Parnell‘s 30-day rehab window to return from Tommy John Surgery is up this week, notes Marc Carig of Newsday. This means he will most likely have to return to the team. However, with Parnell not yet reaching his old velocities, the Mets won’t put him back in the closer role. “You don’t know until […]

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Eric Campbell Ends Slump, Helps Mets Get Back Into First Place

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Eric Campbell Ends Slump, Helps Mets Get Back Into First Place

Utility man Eric Campbell went into the Arizona Diamondbacks series buried in 0-for-28 slump at the plate, nine at-bats short of matching Rey Ordonez’s franchise record for futility by a position player. But Campbell finally got a hit on Friday to end that skid, and then in Sunday’s game while starting at third base, he […]

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