Mets News & Notes

Some Good News On Ike Davis

An article by posted on July 9, 2011 0 Comments

Good news on the Mets injury front Mets fans… It looks like the situation regarding the Ike Davis bone bruise, has taken a turn for the better. (yes, that says better) Davis, who is recovering from a bone bruise in his right ankle, has been jogging on a weight-reducing treadmill the last two days — and […]

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Mets Place Reyes On DL, Could Miss Three Weeks

An article by posted on July 7, 2011 0 Comments

The New York Mets today announced the team has placed shortstop Jose Reyes on the 15-Day Disabled List, retroactive to July 3, with a strain of his left hamstring and selected the contract of infielder/outfielder Nick Evans from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League. Reyes, 28, suffered the injury running to first base in the […]

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Reyes Camp Calls NY Post Report Bogus, Mets Getting Calls On Beltran

An article by posted on July 7, 2011 0 Comments

The secret negotiations between the Mets and Jose Ryes which were reported by the NY Post, were apparently so secret that neither Jose Reyes or his agents knew anything about them. Nothing has changed folks. Just as Reyes and his agents made very clear last month, they are very committed to not negotiating a new contract during the […]

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Mets To Place Reyes On DL, Evans Headed To Los Angeles

An article by posted on July 7, 2011 0 Comments

According to Ed Coleman of WFAN, Nick Evans is on his way from Triple-A Buffalo to Los Angeles. The move could mean that the Mets intend to place shortstop Jose Reyes on the disabled list, although no official decision has been made yet by the Mets. Reyes has yet to do any running drills and […]

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Mets To Face 7-Straight All-Stars, A Modern Day Murderer’s Row Of Pitching

An article by posted on July 7, 2011 0 Comments
Mets To Face 7-Straight All-Stars, A Modern Day Murderer’s Row Of Pitching

Well Met fans, if you were looking for a true test of this 2011 Amazin’ ballclub, you’ve got one. Starting Thursday, the Mets will face some of the games best pitching for seven-straight ball games. They will face Clayton Kershaw, Ryan Vogelsong, Matt Cain, Tim Lincecum, Roy Halladay, Cliff Lee and Cole Hamels over the […]

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Alderson Shopping Isringhausen and Byrdak, Surprised At Collins’ Use Of K-Rod

An article by posted on July 6, 2011 0 Comments

Last night before the game, Sandy Alderson told Brian Costa of the Wall Street Journal that even he has been “a little surprised in some instances” at the way manager Terry Collins has used Francisco Rodriguez in non-save situations this season. Referring to the fact that K-Rod now has 32 games finished and is on pace […]

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Mets Making K-Rod Available In Trade Talks

An article by posted on July 5, 2011 0 Comments
Mets Making K-Rod Available In Trade Talks

Well Mets fans, it appears that the Mets have now engaged at least one team in trade talks.  Closer Francisco Rodriguez appears to be the Mets’ first trade chip to be actively shopped.  According to Bob Klaspich of the Bergen Record, the Mets have talked to the Yankees about K-Rod.  As expected, the Mets are going to at least see […]

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Mets Injury Updates On Wright, Reyes, Davis, Santana

An article by posted on July 5, 2011 0 Comments

Jose Reyes Feelin’ No Pain Jose Reyes played catch at Dodger Stadium on Monday afternoon and was in great spirits, saying he felt no pain in his strained left hamstring. Still, the Mets will hold him out an extra day or two as an extra precaution. “To get him for one game tonight or tomorrow and then […]

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Alderson Could Make Substantial Offer To Reyes

An article by posted on July 4, 2011 0 Comments

According to Joel Sherman of the NY Post, Mets GM Sandy Alderson has apparently seen the light and is now ready to do what it takes to make Jose Reyes a substantial offer after the season to retain the Mets’ shortstop. Alderson is now leaning strongly toward authorizing a substantial offer after the season to […]

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Mets Ink Miguel Batista to Minor League Deal

An article by posted on July 4, 2011 0 Comments

Just one day after issuing consecutive back to back bases loaded walks, the St. Louis Cardinals decided to part ways with journeymen reliever Miguel Batista. [blackbirdpie id="87957211820724224"] Well, the New York Mets wasted no time and signed the 40-year-old veteran to a Minor League Deal. Batista will be sent to Triple-A Buffalo immediately where he […]

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