Mets News & Notes

Anthony Recker Signs With Cleveland Indians

An article by posted on November 27, 2015 0 Comments
Anthony Recker Signs With Cleveland Indians

Former Mets catcher Anthony Recker has signed with the Cleveland Indians on a minor league deal with an invitation to Spring Training. Earlier this off-season he was outrighted off the Mets 40-man roster and elected free agency. He got into 32 games for New York in 2015, batting .125/.239/.213 with only a double and two […]

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Wilmer Flores Makes Winter Ball Debut Playing Second

An article by posted on November 27, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Makes Winter Ball Debut Playing Second

Update: Flores left the game in the 8th inning last night after being hit on the ankle with a pitch. He is out of the lineup tonight and is considered day-to-day. Mets infielder Wilmer Flores made his winter ball debut last night for the Bravos de Margarita in the Venezuelan Winter League. He played second base […]

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Dave Magadan Named New Hitting Coach For D’Backs

An article by posted on November 27, 2015 0 Comments
Dave Magadan Named New Hitting Coach For D’Backs

Former Mets infielder Dave Magadan will join the Arizona Diamondbacks and serve as their new hitting coach, the team announced on Wednesday. Magadan has worked the past 13 seasons as a hitting coach, the last three coming with the Texas Rangers (2103-2015). He also spent four seasons with the San Diego Padres (2003-2006) and six […]

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What’s Next For Michael Cuddyer?

An article by posted on November 26, 2015 0 Comments
What’s Next For Michael Cuddyer?

The Mets first big move last offseason was acquiring free agent outfielder Michael Cuddyer. He signed with New York for two years and $21 million, and he cost the Mets their first round selection in the 2015 draft. While he was coming off an injury-plagued season, the Mets believed that he was exactly the type […]

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Ask MMO: Trading Duda and Wheeler for Todd Frazier

An article by posted on November 26, 2015 0 Comments
Ask MMO: Trading Duda and Wheeler for Todd Frazier

Derek G. asks… I saw this trade proposed by MetsBlog and wanted to get one of your opinions on it. Would you trade Lucas Duda and Zack Wheeler to the Reds for Todd Frazier? Frazier could replace Duda at first base and immediately give the Mets a more consistent hitter that can bat third or […]

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Mets Hot Stove Report: Zobrist, Soria, Parra, Span

An article by posted on November 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Hot Stove Report: Zobrist, Soria, Parra, Span

Here’s the latest on some of the Mets’ top free agent targets this offseason. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports is reporting that the Mets are looking hard at Ben Zobrist.The Mets have been connected to him since the offseason began, but they will have to compete with a lot of teams in order to sign […]

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Featured Article: What Can Mets Expect From Michael Conforto In 2016?

An article by posted on November 25, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Article: What Can Mets Expect From Michael Conforto In 2016?

When the Mets drafted Michael Conforto in the first round of the 2014 draft, it was clear right from the start that he was different from all the Mets’ other top draft picks by Sandy Alderson. He was an advanced and polished player out of Oregon State, and he was someone who didn’t have to […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Tony Sipp, LHP

An article by posted on November 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Tony Sipp, LHP

Tony Sipp Position: Relief Pitcher Bats: Left — Throws: Left Born: July 12, 1983 (Age 32) A I’ve mentioned in many of my recent articles, I believe the most glaring and pressing need for the New York Mets this offseason is bolstering the bullpen – and more specifically – acquiring a left-handed reliever. The two […]

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MMO Comment Guidelines

An article by posted on November 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Comment Guidelines

Our goal at MMO is to raise the level of discourse in the comment threads by eliminating inappropriate language and insults, and encouraging a lively and healthy discussion about the New York Mets or baseball in general. Unfortunately, in the last few days we needed to part company with a few users who ignored several […]

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Hot Stove: Mariners Discussing Marcell Ozuna Trade With Marlins

An article by posted on November 25, 2015 0 Comments
Hot Stove: Mariners Discussing Marcell Ozuna Trade With Marlins

Marlins center fielder Marcell Ozuna has been a frequent subject of rumors this offseason, and it appears one team has emerged as a potential landing spot. Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com reported Tuesday evening that the Seattle Mariners are discussing a deal to acquire outfielder Marcell Ozuna from the Miami Marlins. Beat reporter Joe Frisaro of MLB.com  […]

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