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Braves Deal Cameron Maybin To Tigers

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
Braves Deal Cameron Maybin To Tigers

The Detroit Tigers acquired center fielder Cameron Maybin and cash considerations from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for LHP Ian Krol and LHP Gabe Speier, both teams announced on Friday. Maybin, 28, batted .267 with a .327 on-base and .697 OPS in 141 games. He collected 18 doubles, 10 home runs, 59 RBI and 23 stolen bases […]

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DiComo: Montero Expected To Be Ready For Spring Training

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
DiComo: Montero Expected To Be Ready For Spring Training

Mets beat writer Anthony DiComo of MLB.com answered a bunch of questions in his Mailbag this week and included an update on Rafael Montero. What is Rafael Montero‘s injury status? This was a lost season for a pitcher who ranked higher than Jacob deGrom on the Mets’ depth chart as recently as 18 months ago. […]

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Yankees and Cubs Discussing Gardner For Castro Swap

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Yankees and Cubs Discussing Gardner For Castro Swap

According to Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily News, the Yankees have discussed swapping Brett Gardner for Starlin Castro with the Chicago Cubs. Gardner has been drawing a lot of interest this offseason and could eventually be traded for the right price. He hit .259 this year with 16 homeruns and 20 steals in 151 games, […]

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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

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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

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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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