Rockies In Discussions With Mark Trumbo

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Rockies In Discussions With Mark Trumbo

According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Colorado Rockies remain interested in signing 1B/OF Mark Trumbo despite having recently signed Ian Desmond to a five year, $70 million dollar deal to play first base next season. Should the Rockies sign Trumbo, the team may ultimately trade one of their outfielders.  Last season, the Rockies outfield was […]

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Reed Should Have Continued Success Closing

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Reed Should Have Continued Success Closing

While Sandy Alderson and the front office continue to scour the market for bullpen help via free agency and through trades, the Mets feel confident in their closer heading into 2017. No, not Jeurys Familia, who will likely be suspended to begin the 2017 season due to his arrest for his role in a domestic […]

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Neil Walker Willing To Play Multiple Positions

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Neil Walker Willing To Play Multiple Positions

New York Mets second baseman Neil Walker has expressed a willingness to play other positions if it would help the Mets according to Anthony DiComo on Twitter. Walker, 31, is coming off from a great offensive first season with the Mets in which he slashed .282/.347/.476 with nine doubles, 23 home runs (tied career high) […]

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What’s Next For The New York Mets?

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What’s Next For The New York Mets?

At least as far as Sandy Alderson and the New York Mets are concerned, the Winter Meetings ended without so much as a whimper. Yes, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. But fret not my friends,  because unlike the Colorado Rockies, the Washington Nationals, the New York Yankees, and a few other […]

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Mets Minors: Top 5 Third Base Prospects

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Mets Minors: Top 5 Third Base Prospects

We have voted on our Top 5 prospects at each position in the Mets minor league system and today we look at third base. We have already covered shortstop, second base, and catcher. Third base is a thin part of the Mets farm system despite breakout seasons from our #5 and #1 prospects on this list. #5 Phillip Evans […]

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Amed Rosario has Become an Untouchable

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Amed Rosario has Become an Untouchable

The New York Mets shortstop of the future, Amed Rosario, will be going nowhere anytime soon. Mets General Manager, Sandy Alderson has let it be known to prospective trade partners that Rosario is untouchable. “We’ve made that clear before and continue to make it clear when his name is mentioned,” Alderson said. “So I think […]

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Cardinals Agree To Deal With Dexter Fowler

An article by posted on December 8, 2016 0 Comments
Cardinals Agree To Deal With Dexter Fowler

Update, 9:15 p.m. The deal has been agreed to, reports Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. The exact details are yet to come, but Heyman’s sources say it’s at least five years at $16 million per season ($80 million total). Original Post, 8:35 p.m. Free agent outfielder Dexter Fowler will be in St. Louis for a […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Live Winter Meetings Call-In Show

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Talkin’ Mets: Live Winter Meetings Call-In Show

On Thursday December 8th between 9-10pm, I will be doing our first Talkin’ Mets Live Podcast. I will recap the Mets week at the Winter Meetings in National Harbor, MD and hear what is on your mind. The show is unfiltered, unscripted and no comments are unwelcome. Call-in Number is 646-716-8187 You will be able […]

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Cubs Close To Signing Reliever Koji Uehara

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Cubs Close To Signing Reliever Koji Uehara

According to Evan Drellich on Twitter, the Chicago Cubs are close to signing former Boston Red Sox closer Koji Uehara. The deal is reportedly for one year, $6 million. Uehara, 41, had a 3.45 ERA, 0.96 WHIP, seven saves and a 5.73 SO/W ratio for the Red Sox in 2016. He did miss time during […]

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Mets Minors: Top 5 Second Base Prospects

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Mets Minors: Top 5 Second Base Prospects

We have voted for the Top 5 Mets second base prospects here at MMN. This is the third position we’ve ranked after doing so with shortstops and catchers previously. The Mets second base prospects have not reached the heights of the shortstop position within the Mets farm system.  Accordingly, there have been discussions about moving some of the well regarded shortstop prospects, […]

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