Mets News & Notes

Willie Harris’ Wife Loses Her Baby

An article by posted on June 30, 2011 0 Comments

Willie Harris’ wife Trey, who went into labor at the five-month mark in her pregnancy, lost the baby last night. Terrible news to say the least. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Willie Harris, his wife, and their entire family. Original Post Mets outfielder Willie Harris had to leave during Wednesday’s game to fly to New York […]

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Heyman Surveys GMs and Agents On Reyes’ Next Contract

An article by posted on June 29, 2011 0 Comments

In his latest column, Jon Heyman of SI.com, surveyed a few baseball executives and player agents who each predicted what kind of a free agent deal Jose Reyes will get in the offseason. “I think he will beat Crawford,” said the executive who predicted $150 million over seven years. “He’s younger plus he plays an impact position. He’s one of the […]

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Beltran & Bay Slam Tigers In 14-3 Mauling

An article by posted on June 28, 2011 0 Comments
Beltran & Bay Slam Tigers In 14-3 Mauling

Jason Bay & Carlos Beltran had grand slams in consecutive innings, and R.A. Dickey had another quality outing in the 14-3 blowout of the Detroit Tigers Game Notes R.A. Dickey came out today and seems had the luck on his side and was blessed with run support. Outside of that, R.A. went seven innings, allowing […]

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Cecil Fielder Says The Mets Have A Chance At Signing His Son Prince

An article by posted on June 28, 2011 0 Comments
Cecil Fielder Says The Mets Have A Chance At Signing His Son Prince

We all know who Prince Fielder is.  He is a big guy with huge power.  He has also become one of baseball’s best power hitters, and has been a Met killer as well.  But could you imagine Prince Fielder as a New York Met? According to the New York Daily News, Cecil Fielder told Ebenezer Samuel […]

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Nationals To Name Davey Johnson Manager

An article by posted on June 25, 2011 0 Comments
Nationals To Name Davey Johnson Manager

ESPN reports that the Washington Nationals will name Davey Johnson as their new manager, according to a source familiar with the situation. Johnson, 68, will manage the team for the rest of the season and next season, subject to league approval. He has been a senior adviser for that ballclub since 2006, and last managed in 2000 […]

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Mets Closer Open To Trade, Cashman Not Interested

An article by posted on June 24, 2011 0 Comments

Last night, after the Mets win over the A’s, closer Francisco Rodriguez picked up his 20th save of the season while passing the half-way mark of 55 games finished that triggers the $17.5 million dollar option on his contract. After the game, K-Rod told Kristie Ackert of the Daily News that he would consider accepting a trade to a contending […]

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Potential Pitchers Who Could Be Traded

An article by posted on June 24, 2011 0 Comments

In a companion piece to yesterdays look at potential hitters who could be on the trade block, Jon Heyman of SI.com lists the top 40 potential pitchers who could switch uniforms by the trade deadline. Here are his first ten, check out the other 30 pitchers on the list here.  1. Heath Bell, Padres RP. […]

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Cashman Not Interested In Reyes

An article by posted on June 23, 2011 0 Comments
Cashman Not Interested In Reyes

If your palms get sweaty and your stomach gets nauseous at the thought of Jose Reyes in Yankees pinstripes, you can breathe easier now. According to this post in The Sporting News, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman told the New York Daily News that is “just not going to happen.” “We have an […]

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Same Old Song, Davis Could Miss Rest Of Season

An article by posted on June 23, 2011 0 Comments

Stop me if you’ve heard this before: Ike Davis is expected back in two weeks. That was mid-May. The news isn’t good for Davis, whom GM Sandy Alderson said could require season-ending surgery after a MRI today revealed cartilage damage along with the bone bruise. Davis had been wearing a protective boot, and the hope […]

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Mets Must Trade Reyes? Says Who?

An article by posted on June 22, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Must Trade Reyes? Says Who?

Just got a chuckle out of an article I just read by some guy called Rob Parker of ESPN New York. Our friend (not really), writes that because the Mets have been rebuffed by Jose Reyes, they have just one option; trade him. If the Mets weren’t sure what to do with Reyes — trade him or try to […]

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