Mets News & Notes

Robert Gsellman Will Undergo Surgery On Non-Throwing Shoulder

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Robert Gsellman Will Undergo Surgery On Non-Throwing Shoulder

According to ESPN’s Adam Rubin, Mets starter Robert Gsellman is scheduled to undergo arthroscopic surgery on Wednesday, to repair a torn labrum in his non-pitching left shoulder. As you may remember, Gsellman was limited to bunting in each and every single one of his plate appearances for the Mets this season due to the injured […]

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Bartolo Colon’s Home Run Headlines the Mets Award Nominees

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon’s Home Run Headlines the Mets Award Nominees

MLB has announced the candidates for the 2016 esurance MLB Awards.  MLB and esurance has given fans an opportunity to vote on their favorites from a number of categories with the fan vote accounting for 20% of the decision making in giving out the award.  With the Mets having a roller coaster of a year […]

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Noah Syndergaard Will Not Need Surgery

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Will Not Need Surgery

During the month of June, Mets fans were alarmed when both Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz were said to have bone spurs in their pitching elbows. At the time they were discovered, it was said Syndergaard’s bone spurs should not affect his pitching whereas Matz’s was quite sizable.  Both players were given cortisone shots to […]

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Tim Tebow Readies for Arizona Fall League Debut

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Tim Tebow Readies for Arizona Fall League Debut

Former NFL Quarterback, Tim Tebow, continues his pursuit of a major league career as he readies himself for the Arizona Fall League. Tebow will make his debut for the Scottsdale Scorpions at 3:35 ET time Tuesday while playing left field and batting seventh in the lineup. “So much of the pressure is taken away because […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Will Not Need Knee Surgery

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera Will Not Need Knee Surgery

Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera will not require surgery on his left knee, reports Kristie Ackert of the Daily News.  Team doctors have recommended that Cabrera rest his knee for two weeks before beginning his regular offseason training regimen. Cabrera, who spent some time on the disabled list this season with a strained patellar tendon, continued to play through the […]

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MLBTR: Mets Projected Arbitration Salaries

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
MLBTR: Mets Projected Arbitration Salaries

The Mets have 12 players eligible for arbitration this offseason and here are the projected salary figures as per MLB Trade Rumors: Lucas Duda - $6.7MM Rene Rivera - $2.2MM Justin Ruggiano - $1.5MM Addison Reed - $10.6MM Matt Harvey - $5.2MM Jeurys Familia - $8.7MM Jim Henderson - $1.4MM Zack Wheeler - $1.0MM Josh Edgin - $800K Travis d’Arnaud - $1.7MM Wilmer Flores - $1.9MM […]

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Bringing Back Bartolo Colon Should Be A No-Brainer

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
Bringing Back Bartolo Colon Should Be A No-Brainer

If you wanted to highlight some of the unsung heroes of the New York Mets this season, one of the first names that comes to mind is setup man Addison Reed, who posted career bests in ERA (1.97), WHIP, (0.905) appearances (80) and innings pitched (77.2) while leading the majors with 40 holds, ten more […]

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What’s On Second? Hopefully It’s T.J. Rivera

An article by posted on October 9, 2016 0 Comments
What’s On Second? Hopefully It’s T.J. Rivera

As the New York Mets’ season came to an abrupt end Wednesday night, being shutout by another brilliant postseason pitching performance by San Francisco Giants’ ace Madison Bumgarner, the team now has all offseason to contemplate the various moves and roster changes that need to be made for 2017 and beyond. One such quandary is […]

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Jose Reyes Wants to Finish Career with Mets

An article by posted on October 8, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Wants to Finish Career with Mets

The New York Mets provided Jose Reyes with the second chance he needed to help revive his career. He performed better than anyone could have hoped and now Reyes never wants to leave again. Reyes originally signed with the Mets as an international free agent at the young age of 16. After leaving the Mets […]

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Jeurys Familia Is Still Great

An article by posted on October 7, 2016 0 Comments
Jeurys Familia Is Still Great

One thing that is strange about narratives is that they don’t stay static. Rather, narratives are dynamic and are often change wildly with a strong recency bias. Last year, the narrative was the Mets blew Game 4 of the World Series because Terry Collins didn’t go to his closer to start the eighth inning. Instead, Collins […]

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