Mets News & Notes

MMO Free Agent Profile: Antonio Bastardo, LHP

An article by posted on November 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Antonio Bastardo, LHP

Antonio Bastardo Position: Relief Pitcher Bats: Right — Throws: Left Born: September 21st, 1985 (Age 30) The Mets need a lefty in the bullpen, that much is certain. Sure they have other needs as well, but with top left-handed sluggers like Freddie Freeman and Bryce Harper in our division, being able to get dangerous hitters […]

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Yasiel Puig: Huge Price Tag, Huge Potential, Huge Risk

An article by posted on November 23, 2015 0 Comments
Yasiel Puig: Huge Price Tag, Huge Potential, Huge Risk

“The saddest thing in life is wasted talent.” The biggest story in baseball this past weekend may have been the ill-advised comments by ex-Mariners coach Andy Van Slyke, the father of Dodgers outfielder Scott Van Slyke, who took to the airwaves to rip Robinson Cano and then implied that Clayton Kershaw recommended to management that Yasiel Puig be traded. […]

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Nationals, Braves, Dodgers Join Hunt For Darren O’Day

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals, Braves, Dodgers Join Hunt For Darren O’Day

A quick update on the Darren O’Day front. The Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers have both expressed strong interest in signing the free-agent right-hander to be their closer, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. Meanwhile, the Washington Nationals have also joined the hunt a source told Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com. I’m […]

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No Way I’d Deal Zack Wheeler To The Yankees For Brett Gardner

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
No Way I’d Deal Zack Wheeler To The Yankees For Brett Gardner

Good morning, everyone. Here is something from John Harper of the Daily News, who believes that if the Yankees are truly serious about dealing Brett Gardner, that the Mets could be a pretty good trade partner for them as they seek to add a starting pitcher. Harper suggests that the Mets could send the Yankees rehabbing […]

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Expect Another Big Year From Curtis Granderson, Who Will Be Ready For Spring Training

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
Expect Another Big Year From Curtis Granderson, Who Will Be Ready For Spring Training

I think we can all agree that Curtis Granderson was without question the most valuable player of the Mets this season. I have to be honest, going into this season my expectations for Granderson were pretty bleak. Coming off a 2014 season that saw him post career-lows in batting average (.227), slugging (.388) and WAR […]

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Live From New York, It’s… Noah Syndergaard

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
Live From New York, It’s… Noah Syndergaard

Noah Syndergaard continued his whirlwind tour of New York City with a stop on the set of NBC’s Saturday Night Live. He posted a photo of himself with the historic and familiar SNL backdrop on Instagram. Syndergaard, 23, is having the time of his life taking in all the great sights and happenings the city […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Jason Heyward, RF

An article by posted on November 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Jason Heyward, RF

Jason Heyward Position: Right Field Bats: Left — Throws: Left Born: August 9th, 1989 (Age 26) Because of the Mets stellar starting rotation, having a good defense behind them is imperative. There is one free agent that provides consistently stellar defense, and that is right fielder Jason Heyward. At just 26 years old, Heyward has […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Is Drawing Interest From Four Teams

An article by posted on November 21, 2015 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera Is Drawing Interest From Four Teams

Chris Cotillo of SB Nation reports that four teams are interested in free agent shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera. In 143 games this season, Cabrera batted .265 with 15 homeruns and 58 RBI for Tampa Bay. He also belted 28 doubles and had a .744 OPS. Cabrera has been an average to below average defender at shortstop […]

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Mets Season Ticket Sales Soaring, Which Begs The Question…

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Season Ticket Sales Soaring, Which Begs The Question…

This is what winning does to an organization. After a season which saw the New York Mets win their first NL Pennant since 2000, the revenue is pouring in. According to Neil Best of Newsday, s of Thursday, the Mets have already sold close to 8,500 new full and partial season ticket plans for the […]

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Braves Deal Cameron Maybin To Tigers

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
Braves Deal Cameron Maybin To Tigers

The Detroit Tigers acquired center fielder Cameron Maybin and cash considerations from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for LHP Ian Krol and LHP Gabe Speier, both teams announced on Friday. Maybin, 28, batted .267 with a .327 on-base and .697 OPS in 141 games. He collected 18 doubles, 10 home runs, 59 RBI and 23 stolen bases […]

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