Mets News & Notes

Mets Telling Teams Murphy Is Available

An article by posted on November 17, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Telling Teams Murphy Is Available

A source has told ESPN’s Adam Rubin that Daniel Murphy is available. In conversations with other teams at the GM Meetings in Milwaukee this week, a source confirmed the Mets informed other teams that Daniel Murphy is “available.” This goes against an earlier report that said the front office sees Murphy as the starting second baseman if […]

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Ike Davis: I Am Back and I Feel Great

An article by posted on November 17, 2011 0 Comments
Ike Davis: I Am Back and I Feel Great

Yesterday afternoon at Citi Field, the Mets hosted a special media event to announce their plans for the Mets 50th Anniversary celebration in 2012 which you can read about here and here. One of the players on hand was first baseman Ike Davis and he was a sight for sore eyes. Davis was in great […]

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Mets Meet With Reliever Frank Francisco's Agents

An article by posted on November 16, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Meet With Reliever Frank Francisco's Agents

Newsday’s Ken Davidoff said tonight on Twitter that the Mets met with the representatives for free agent RHP Frank Francisco, Joel Sherman of the New York Post first reported that he believes the Mets would be willing to spend ‘$8-$10 million for late inning relief. The plan being two sign two top relievers and then having […]

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Mets Launch Mets50.com, Bringing Back Banner Day

An article by posted on November 16, 2011 0 Comments

METS ANNOUNCE 50TH ANNIVERSARY PLANS FOR 2012! Logo/Uniform Patch – As seen above, the Mets 50th Anniversary logo incorporates the basic elements of the original blue and orange skyline logo, which was introduced 50 years ago today, with gold accents in celebration of the franchise’s golden anniversary.  The logo will be affixed to player jerseys on the […]

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Rubin: Jefry Marte Breaks Wrist In Arizona Fall League

An article by posted on November 16, 2011 0 Comments
Rubin: Jefry Marte Breaks Wrist In Arizona Fall League

Third base prospect Jefry Marte suffered a broken left wrist in the Arizona Fall League and will require surgery. Farm director Adam Wogan tells Savannah broadcaster/PR man Toby Hyde that Marte should be fine for spring training. Marte hit .333 with four homers and 18 RBIs in 78 AFL at-bats. Petey Pete recently ranked Marte No. 15 in the MMO Top […]

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Mets Want Boatload For Wright, Interested In Marquis, Will Tender Pagan and Pelfrey,

An article by posted on November 16, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Want Boatload For Wright, Interested In Marquis, Will Tender Pagan and Pelfrey,

Pagan and Pelfrey Will Be Tendered: According to Jon Heyman of SI.com, the Mets will tender contracts to both Angel Pagan and Mike Pelfrey. The two contracts are expected to total somewhere in the $10 million range for 2012. It was reported last week that the Mets planned to tender Pagan and yesterday Scott Boras stated […]

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Reyes Has A Second Offer, It’s Not From Mets

An article by posted on November 16, 2011 0 Comments
Reyes Has A Second Offer, It’s Not From Mets

Updated 11:50 PM According to Jim Bowden of ESPN, Jose Reyes now has two legitimate offers, but Adam Rubin has confirmed the second offer is not from the Mets. Tuesday morning, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported that the Marlins had offered Reyes a six-year, $90 million deal. Jon Heyman thinks the Mets are still in play, Andy Martino […]

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Jason Pridie Signs Minor League Deal With A’s

An article by posted on November 15, 2011 0 Comments
Jason Pridie Signs Minor League Deal With A’s

The A’s have signed Jason Pridie to a minor league deal, tweets Adam Rubin. Jason Pridie, who was removed from the Mets’ 40-man roster last week, has signed as a free agent with the Oakland Athletics on a minor league deal, according to his agents from Sosnick Cobbe sports. Pridie, 28, appeared in 101 games for the Mets […]

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Not Everything Is What It Seems

An article by posted on November 15, 2011 0 Comments

Sorry for the short hiatus, I’ve been under the weather, but I’ve remained engaged and tuned in and I’m working on a blockbuster of a story. For now, let’s talk about this: Yes desperation is a good way to describe it. When last I spoke, I mentioned that to the Mets, signing Jose Reyes is […]

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Hanley Ramirez Not Pleased About Moving From Shortstop

An article by posted on November 15, 2011 0 Comments
Hanley Ramirez Not Pleased About Moving From Shortstop

According to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald, a source has told him that Hanley Ramirez is not at all pleased at the prospect of changing positions if the Marlins sign Jose Reyes and that the two shortstops are not the friends many portray them to be. If Reyes signs with the Marlins, the belief is Ramirez will go […]

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