The Bobby Jenks Trade Is A No-Go

An article by posted on November 17, 2008

Joel Sherman had an interesting article in the NY Post that shed some light on the Bobby Jenks rumors that were floating around Flushing last week. Sherman quotes one Mets official as saying, “Unless something changes, I would say the chances of us getting Jenks are close to zero. The price is too high and […]

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K-Rod Agent Promises Mets Will Get Last Call

An article by posted on November 17, 2008

ESPN is reporting that both of the agents for K-Rod and Brian Fuentes have agreed to give the Mets a last chance to beat any offers. Certainly this is a sign that the Mets are getting ready to dance. The ESPN reports also feels strongly that because of the expanded availability of closer, it moves […]

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Mets Expected To Low-Ball K-Rod, Lowe and Fuentes

An article by posted on November 17, 2008

According to David Lennon of Newsday, the Mets are expected to officially send out offers to several free agents that they have targeted. Chief among those free agents are closers Brian Fuentes and Frankie Rodriguez, and starting pitcher Derek Lowe. Although, Lennon doesn’t mention Sabathia, I have to believe that the Mets will at least […]

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Is Dontrelle Willis On The Move?

An article by posted on November 16, 2008
Is Dontrelle Willis On The Move?

Last season the Detroit Tigers made some huge headlines in the off season, and the biggest one of all was when they acquired Miguel Cabrera and Dontrelle Willis from the Marlins. The Mets tried like hell to get Dontrelle Willis at the time, but the marlins were not willing to trade him within the division. […]

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Is CC Sabathia Really Worth It?

An article by posted on November 15, 2008

With the Yankees once again setting the bar for the free agency period by making a ridiculous offer to CC Sabathia, I find myself asking: “Is really worth 6+ years/$150+ million?” I don’t think he’s worth it. Sorry. While the Santana-Sabathia 1-2 punch would easily be the sickest in all of baseball, while we would […]

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The Mets Bullpen: The Age and ERA game (against the Rumored New Guys)

An article by posted on November 15, 2008

Over the last week, there are four pitchers that have been attached to becoming New York Mets in the pen, Fuentes, Cordero, Cruz, and Beimel. At the same time, there are three Mets who are being shopped around; Heilman, Feliciano, and Schoenweis. The three that are being shopped are slightly older than the average player […]

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Today is the Day We Have Been Waiting for: The Start of the Free Agency Season

An article by posted on November 14, 2008

When the clock struck midnight about 9 and half hours ago, and the calender flipped from Thursday the 13th to Friday the 14th, the planets realigned themselves and it was time for the Sport Superstar agent to make lots of money. All joking aside, this is the day we have been waiting for because although […]

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Omar Minaya Says “No Changes Coming On Offense”

An article by posted on November 14, 2008

In an exclusive interview with Mike Francesa of WFAN, Omar Minaya revealed some of his most telling comments of the team’s off season strategy. According to Francesa, Omar Minaya plans to solely focus on starting pitching and finding a closer. When asked about free agent Manny Ramirez or trading for Orlando Hudson, he shook them off and […]

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K-Rod To Mets One Step Closer To Reality

An article by posted on November 13, 2008

Yes it’s true, the word around those who are close to some Mets insiders, and those who are monitoring every word that K-Rod and his agent say, are all in agreement that the Mets would be a perfect fit for the most sought after closer. Can lightning strike twice in back to back off seasons […]

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Would Magglio Ordonez Be A Good Fit?

An article by posted on November 12, 2008
Would Magglio Ordonez Be A Good Fit?

Detroit Tigers GM, Dave Dombrowski recently revealed his off season game plan which focuses on three major team needs. “We have to weigh some needs for a catcher, at shortstop, and in our bullpen. We’ve talked to a lot of clubs. A lot happens between now and the Christmas holidays. I think there’ll be a […]

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