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Dodgers Deep In Debt, Time To Trade For Yasiel Puig?

An article by posted on November 29, 2016 0 Comments
Dodgers Deep In Debt, Time To Trade For Yasiel Puig?

The Los Angeles Dodgers are deep in debt. While this offseason they are scrambling to find a second baseman, third baseman, and a closer, they don’t have the ability to spend as much money as they want. After spending over one billion dollars on players alone from 2013-2016, their exemption from MLB debt rules expires […]

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Where Do Things Stand With Yoenis Cespedes?

An article by posted on November 28, 2016 0 Comments
Where Do Things Stand With Yoenis Cespedes?

Good morning everyone and I hope you all had a fantastic Thanksgiving weekend. I’ve had my fill of turkey, pumpkin pie and football, and I’m ready to get back to talking and writing about our New York Mets. For most Met fans, there’s only one thing on everyone’s mind right now and it continues to […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Hansel Robles, RHP

An article by posted on November 27, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Hansel Robles, RHP

Hansel Robles, RHP Player Data: Age: 26, B/T: Right/Right, Free Agency: 2021 2016 Primary Stats: 6-4, 3.48 ERA, 77.2 IP, 36 BB, 1.352 WHIP, 85 K 2016 Review: Hansel Robles‘ 2016 season got off to a spectacular start. It finally seemed as if Robles was going to maximize his potential and put it all together, but it […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Koji Uehara, RP

An article by posted on November 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Koji Uehara, RP

Koji Uehara Position: Reliever Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: April 3, 1975 (Age 41) As the New York Mets continue to scour the market for late inning relievers, one potential target is a right-handed arm that has experience in both closing and setting-up, in 41-year-old Koji Uehara. The eight-year veteran began his major league […]

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Rule 5 Draft: Two Mets Prospects That Are Most At Risk

An article by posted on November 25, 2016 0 Comments
Rule 5 Draft: Two Mets Prospects That Are Most At Risk

Initially i was simply going to post this one excerpt from Baseball America, who projected the top players who could get picked in the upcoming Rule 5 draft. But I was actually surprised that they listed Mets Double-A infield prospect Philip Evans among their “cream of the crop.” That’s not to knock Evans who I […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Ian Desmond, OF

An article by posted on November 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Ian Desmond, OF

Ian Desmond Position: Outfield/SS Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: September, 1985 (Age 31) For the second straight year Ian Desmond hits free agency after getting the qualifying offer and rejecting it. Unlike last offseason though, he is coming off a solid overall year at the plate. He also improved his value by showing he can play […]

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Amazin’ Moments: Fonzie Goes Six for Six!

An article by posted on November 24, 2016 0 Comments
Amazin’ Moments: Fonzie Goes Six for Six!

Edgardo Alfonzo remains one of the most beloved Mets alumni, both for his post-season heroics (e.g. 3 HR’s including a ninth inning grand slam in the space of two vital 1999 playoff games against the Reds and Diamondbacks), and his role as part of the “Best Infield Ever” as dubbed by Sports Illustrated. His flexibility as […]

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MMO Original: The All-Time Mets Seasons Team

An article by posted on November 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Original: The All-Time Mets Seasons Team

Just about everyone and their mother has done a piece on what the Mets’ all-time team would look like, and they all look pretty much the same. However, when you adjust this all-time team to include the best season at every position, it looks a little bit different– and the numbers are even more impressive. […]

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Psychics Agree: No Fifth Year For Cespedes

An article by posted on November 23, 2016 0 Comments
Psychics Agree: No Fifth Year For Cespedes

The New York Post indicated that the Mets remain interested in signing Yoenis Cespedes to a four year contract, but a fifth year could wind up being a deal breaker. We can spend all day speculating about the actual reason for this rumored line in the sand. Many fans still think the Wilpons have no intention of signing […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Matt Holliday, 1B/OF

An article by posted on November 22, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Matt Holliday, 1B/OF

Matt Holliday Position: 1B/OF Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: January 15, 1980 (36 years old) With the St. Louis Cardinals not picking up his 2017 option, Matt Holliday finds himself a free agent this offseason.  It was an easy choice for the Cardinals to turn down the $17.2 million option because Holliday has been […]

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