Mets News & Notes

Mets Unlikely To Deal Any Young Starters, Open To Bringing Back Colon

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Mets Unlikely To Deal Any Young Starters, Open To Bringing Back Colon

According to Sandy Alderson, the Mets are unlikely to trade any of the team’s top young starters during the offseason. While the Mets will certainly be looking for upgrades on offense, Alderson thinks that dealing any of them will end up hurting the team unless somebody is willing to make them a great offer. “I […]

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Mets Offseason Guide: The Road Back

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Mets Offseason Guide: The Road Back

The Mets have many areas and contractual issues they will have to address if they expect to return to the World Series next year. Anticipate a bevy of rumors as Sandy Alderson and the Wilpon’s will be under the gun to make improvements. It will be interesting to see how the front office can handle the […]

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Mets Payroll Is Roughly $92 Million Before Any Additions

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Mets Payroll Is Roughly $92 Million Before Any Additions

Before making any new roster additions this offseason, the Mets payroll projects to be roughly $92 million for the 2016 season according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. He basically added up the guaranteed payroll commitments and arbitration projections that I posted on Monday and have included here for your convenience.  During a question and […]

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Sandy Alderson Collapsed and Passed Out While Talking To Reporters

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Sandy Alderson Collapsed and Passed Out While Talking To Reporters

Mets GM Sandy Alderson collapsed while taking questions in a break-out session with reporters after the press conference on Wednesday. While answering questions for reporters, Alderson reportedly collapsed and passed out. He was out for a few moments until he regained consciousness. Alderson, 66, suddenly went quiet and began to fall explained Kristie Ackert of the […]

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Mets Make It Official, Collins Signed Through 2017 Season

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Mets Make It Official, Collins Signed Through 2017 Season

The New York Mets today announced that manager Terry Collins and the club have agreed on a two-year contract that extends through the 2017 season. “We all thought Terry did a masterful job managing the team and he’s earned this contract,” said General Manager Sandy Alderson. “The team never lost focus and was always ready […]

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Collins Ready To Move On From World Series, Focused on 2016

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Collins Ready To Move On From World Series, Focused on 2016

With Terry Collins signing a two year contract extension to stay in New York, the Mets’ manager says he’s ready to move on from the 2015 season. Collins’ fateful decision to leave Matt Harvey in the 9th inning of Game 5 has been the subject of intense scrutiny and is one that he immediately regretted. […]

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Terry Collins and Mets Agree On Two-Year Contract Extension

An article by posted on 03/11/2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins and Mets Agree On Two-Year Contract Extension

Sandy Alderson met with Terry Collins today and the two sides have agreed on a two-year contract extension, reports Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News. Two team sources confirmed the deal to the News. The deal includes a raise and is expected to be announced Wednesday in a press conference with Collins and GM Sandy […]

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The Biggest Question For 2016 Is David Wright

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The Biggest Question For 2016 Is David Wright

On Sunday, David Wright admitted that perhaps he returned a bit prematurely from the spinal stenonsis that caused him to miss more than four months of the regular season. He told Barry M. Bloom of MLB.com that he will sit down with his doctors during the offseason and determine a routine that will keep him active and […]

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Granderson Already Excited About 2016

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Granderson Already Excited About 2016

Despite the Mets devastating loss to the Royals in the World Series, Curtis Granderson is already looking forward to next year. Granderson expects the team to build off their success this season and believes they can return to the World Series again in 2016. “I’m excited about everything that we have… The confidence will be […]

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Darling Says Harvey Bullied Collins, Criticizes Bullpen Management

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Darling Says Harvey Bullied Collins, Criticizes Bullpen Management

Following the aftermath of the Mets’ World Series defeat, Ron Darling had a lot to say about the final moments of the team’s season. Darling was critical of Collins’ decision to let Harvey pitch the 9th inning, and he also accused the Mets’ starter of bullying his manager. “He managed with his heart there and […]

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