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Syndergaard’s Wild Card Gem Leads Top 2016 Performances

An article by posted on December 30, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard’s Wild Card Gem Leads Top 2016 Performances

The New York Mets 2016 season was chock full of big time performances from a variety of players. The season fell short of our expectations but it sure was a gritty, fun and roller coaster type season to witness. Lets take a look at some of the standout performances from this past season. Although in […]

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Bart’s Blast Leads Mets Standout Plays In 2016

An article by posted on December 29, 2016 0 Comments
Bart’s Blast Leads Mets Standout Plays In 2016

The New York Mets’ 2016 season was full of highlights despite ending short of its goal in the wild card round. Let’s take a look at a few of the memorable moments from the playoff season. Bartolo Colon provided the biggest highlight of the season on May 7 when he slugged his first career home […]

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Winter League Update: Cabrera Continues to Play Second

An article by posted on December 29, 2016 0 Comments
Winter League Update: Cabrera Continues to Play Second

New York Mets infielder Asdrubal Cabrera has now played ten games in the Venezuelan Winter League for the Leones del Caracas and eight of them have come at second base. He’s played only one game at shortstop with former Met Wilfredo Tovar seeing the bulk of the action at the position. Earlier this month, Cabrera […]

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Can The Mets Replace Jerry Blevins Internally?

An article by posted on December 28, 2016 0 Comments
Can The Mets Replace Jerry Blevins Internally?

Jerry Blevins was very effective for the Mets in 2016. While that helped get the Mets to the Wild Card game, it also might have set his price out of the Mets’ range this offseason. With other lefty relievers like Brett Cecil getting big contracts, the 33 year-old free agent has set his sights on […]

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How Good Could A Duda/Flores Platoon Be?

An article by posted on December 28, 2016 0 Comments
How Good Could A Duda/Flores Platoon Be?

If you’re pressed for time, here’s the short answer: Very good. The Mets have Lucas Duda at first, Neil Walker at second, Asdrubal Cabrera at shortstop, David Wright at third, and Jose Reyes in a super utility role. Not mentioned in that list is fan favorite Wilmer Flores. Flores is relatively proficient at every infield […]

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Mets Among Teams Scouting Righty Reliever Jose Arredondo

An article by posted on December 27, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Among Teams Scouting Righty Reliever Jose Arredondo

The Mets are among teams scouting free-agent RHP Jose Arredondo, who is currently pitching for Bravos de Margarita in the Venezuela winter league. “I want major league scouts to focus on the training I’ve done and how I’m trying to get back in major league form,” Arredondo told the Daily News from Venezuela, where he’s currently pitching […]

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Manfred: Alderson Has Done A Phenomenal Job Rebuilding The Mets

An article by posted on December 27, 2016 0 Comments
Manfred: Alderson Has Done A Phenomenal Job Rebuilding The Mets

In an exclusive interview, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred spoke with Daily News columnist John Harper, and also spoke candidly about the Mets GM. Asked whether he thought New York has become a Mets town as opposed to a Yankees one, Manfred offered some high praise for the Mets and Sandy Alderson in particular. “I think […]

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Featured Post: White Sox Still Have Pieces That Could Help The Mets

An article by posted on December 26, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Post: White Sox Still Have Pieces That Could Help The Mets

If there was any doubt the White Sox were selling after the Chris Sale trade, those doubts were alleviated once the White Sox obtained yet another impressive haul of prospects in exchange for Adam Eaton. With those deals, the White Sox have unofficially announced they are willing to trade away anyone if they can get […]

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Sandy Must Adjust Relief Pitching Philosophy

An article by posted on December 26, 2016 0 Comments
Sandy Must Adjust Relief Pitching Philosophy

This is not a Sandy bashing article, though it seems like some fans take any criticism at all of the general manager as sacrilege. Sandy Alderson has done some great things as the GM of the Mets—holding onto Noah Syndergaard while some screamed for the minor leaguer to be traded for Ian Desmond, bringing in […]

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Jose Bautista Willing To Take One Year Deal

An article by posted on December 26, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Bautista Willing To Take One Year Deal

According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, free agent slugger Jose Bautista is willing to take a one year deal. However, the deal must be worth more than the $17.2 million qualifying offer he turned down earlier this offseason. This makes his market very interesting, as teams seem weary of offering the 36 year-old a […]

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