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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

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
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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Daniel Murphy Still Very Much In Mets Picture

An article by posted on November 18, 2015 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Still Very Much In Mets Picture

If you thought Daniel Murphy was as good as gone after he rejected his $15.8 million qualifying offer from the Mets… Not so fast. According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York the Mets are expected to make a legitimate bid for the free-agent infielder. “And there is a belief within the organization that Murphy […]

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Juan Lagares Training in DWL, Could Start Playing Games Next Week

An article by posted on November 18, 2015 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Training in DWL, Could Start Playing Games Next Week

Team photo of Juan Lagares today during practice in DWL Mets center fielder Juan Lagares is now training as a non-roster player in the Dominican Winter League and a source told Michael Mayer of MMO he is hoping to start playing in games as soon as next week. The source also said that Lagares is […]

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Brewers Trade K-Rod To Tigers

An article by posted on November 18, 2015 0 Comments
Brewers Trade K-Rod To Tigers

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Milwaukee Brewers have traded closer Francisco Rodriguez to the Detroit Tigers. While the trade hasn’t been officially announced and the return hasn’t been confirmed, infielder Javier Betancourt‘s name has been floated around. He is 21 years old, and MLB.com has him ranked as the 11th best prospect […]

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Dominic Smith Returns To Arizona Fall League Action

An article by posted on November 18, 2015 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Returns To Arizona Fall League Action

The Salt River Rafters beat the Mesa Solar Sox 4-2 to stay within a game and a half of the first place Scottsdale Scorpions with two games left. The Rafters and Scorpions do play on the last day of the regular season. Mets first base prospect Dominic Smith returned to the lineup for the first […]

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Braves GM Denies Freddie Freeman Is Being Traded

An article by posted on November 18, 2015 0 Comments
Braves GM Denies Freddie Freeman Is Being Traded

Atlanta Braves GM John Coppolella told USA Today’s Bob Nightengale that the Braves have absolutely no intentions of trading first baseman Freddie Freeman. “I cannot make it any more clear: We are not trading Freddie Freeman,” Coppolella said. “We are not. I’d give my right arm before we trade Freddie Freeman. It is not happening.” Coppolella […]

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Will Travis d’Arnaud Reach His Full Potential In 2016?

An article by posted on November 18, 2015 0 Comments
Will Travis d’Arnaud Reach His Full Potential In 2016?

After struggling in the postseason, there are growing concerns among fans about Travis d’Arnaud. He batted under .200 in 14 playoff games, and he also performed poorly on defense. His arm looked incredibly weak in the World Series, which gave the speedy Royals a huge advantage on the base paths. However, the playoffs shouldn’t overshadow […]

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