Mets News & Notes

Jose Reyes Will Be Moving Up In Franchise Records

An article by posted on October 13, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Will Be Moving Up In Franchise Records

The return of Jose Reyes proved to be a shrewd move by GM Sandy Alderson, as Reyes outperformed many expectations, and delivered an impressive .267/.326/.443 slash line, with eight homers and 24 RBI, along with nine stole bases in 11 chances. Reyes was a catalyst atop the Mets’ lineup, and allowed for Curtis Granderson to […]

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Mets Offseason Planner: Payroll Commitments, Arbitration, Free Agents

An article by posted on October 13, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Offseason Planner: Payroll Commitments, Arbitration, Free Agents

Good Morning, everyone. I wanted to put together an offseason planner and I included some upcoming important dates to remember. Essentially what follows is a summary I compiled of our 2017 Payroll Commitments, Arbitration Eligible Players and Free Agents, along with some observations and a current payroll projection. Important Dates Five days after World Series: […]

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Boras Says Harvey Will Be 100 Percent Before Spring Training

An article by posted on October 12, 2016 0 Comments
Boras Says Harvey Will Be 100 Percent Before Spring Training

Scott Boras, who represents Mets right-hander Matt Harvey, told MLB.com that he expects his client “to be back to 100 percent” by the start of Spring Training. “You kind of rely on the doctors here, and the doctor was extremely positive about the results of what he found when he did the operation, and the […]

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Robert Gsellman Will Undergo Surgery On Non-Throwing Shoulder

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Robert Gsellman Will Undergo Surgery On Non-Throwing Shoulder

According to ESPN’s Adam Rubin, Mets starter Robert Gsellman is scheduled to undergo arthroscopic surgery on Wednesday, to repair a torn labrum in his non-pitching left shoulder. As you may remember, Gsellman was limited to bunting in each and every single one of his plate appearances for the Mets this season due to the injured […]

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Bartolo Colon’s Home Run Headlines the Mets Award Nominees

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon’s Home Run Headlines the Mets Award Nominees

MLB has announced the candidates for the 2016 esurance MLB Awards.  MLB and esurance has given fans an opportunity to vote on their favorites from a number of categories with the fan vote accounting for 20% of the decision making in giving out the award.  With the Mets having a roller coaster of a year […]

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Noah Syndergaard Will Not Need Surgery

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Will Not Need Surgery

During the month of June, Mets fans were alarmed when both Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz were said to have bone spurs in their pitching elbows. At the time they were discovered, it was said Syndergaard’s bone spurs should not affect his pitching whereas Matz’s was quite sizable.  Both players were given cortisone shots to […]

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Tim Tebow Readies for Arizona Fall League Debut

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Tim Tebow Readies for Arizona Fall League Debut

Former NFL Quarterback, Tim Tebow, continues his pursuit of a major league career as he readies himself for the Arizona Fall League. Tebow will make his debut for the Scottsdale Scorpions at 3:35 ET time Tuesday while playing left field and batting seventh in the lineup. “So much of the pressure is taken away because […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Will Not Need Knee Surgery

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera Will Not Need Knee Surgery

Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera will not require surgery on his left knee, reports Kristie Ackert of the Daily News.  Team doctors have recommended that Cabrera rest his knee for two weeks before beginning his regular offseason training regimen. Cabrera, who spent some time on the disabled list this season with a strained patellar tendon, continued to play through the […]

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MLBTR: Mets Projected Arbitration Salaries

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
MLBTR: Mets Projected Arbitration Salaries

The Mets have 12 players eligible for arbitration this offseason and here are the projected salary figures as per MLB Trade Rumors: Lucas Duda - $6.7MM Rene Rivera - $2.2MM Justin Ruggiano - $1.5MM Addison Reed - $10.6MM Matt Harvey - $5.2MM Jeurys Familia - $8.7MM Jim Henderson - $1.4MM Zack Wheeler - $1.0MM Josh Edgin - $800K Travis d’Arnaud - $1.7MM Wilmer Flores - $1.9MM […]

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Bringing Back Bartolo Colon Should Be A No-Brainer

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
Bringing Back Bartolo Colon Should Be A No-Brainer

If you wanted to highlight some of the unsung heroes of the New York Mets this season, one of the first names that comes to mind is setup man Addison Reed, who posted career bests in ERA (1.97), WHIP, (0.905) appearances (80) and innings pitched (77.2) while leading the majors with 40 holds, ten more […]

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