Granderson Willing to Play Center if Cespedes Returns

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Granderson Willing to Play Center if Cespedes Returns

New York Mets outfielder, Curtis Granderson is willing to play center field on a more regular basis if it means the return of the team’s slugger, Yoenis Cespedes. “Wherever Terry (Collins) wants to put me, I’ll be out there, whether it’s left, center or right,” Granderson said. (NYDN) Granderson, always a great teammate has no […]

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NL East News: Braves Pursuing RHP Chris Archer

An article by posted on November 9, 2016 0 Comments
NL East News: Braves Pursuing RHP Chris Archer

According to MLB Network’s Jon Morosi on Twitter, the Atlanta Braves have talked to the Tampa Bay Rays about 28 year-old starting pitcher Chris Archer. Braves GM John Coppolella has made it publicly clear that they will be going after starting pitching this offseason, saying they are aiming to add at least two arms to their […]

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Mets Need Catching Coach, Possibly Pursuing Glenn Sherlock

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Mets Need Catching Coach, Possibly Pursuing Glenn Sherlock

The Mets are in need of a new catching coach. With the exception of Rene Rivera, Mets backstops, specifically Travis d’Arnaud, really struggled behind the dish in 2016. Terry Collins is at the Winter Meetings, and he was recently spotted with Arizona Diamondbacks bench coach Glenn Sherlock, according to Ken Rosenthal on Twitter. Diamondbacks GM […]

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Curtis Granderson Wins Marvin Miller Award

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Curtis Granderson Wins Marvin Miller Award

For the third time this year New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson has received accolades for his work off the field. This time as the recipient of the Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award from MLB Player’s Association. He had previously won the Roberto Clemente Award and the Lou Gehrig Memorial Award. Miller, who […]

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Mets Want To Bring Back Yoenis Cespedes

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Mets Want To Bring Back Yoenis Cespedes

Speaking on MLB Network Tuesday night, Mets GM Sandy Alderson said, ”We’d like to have [Céspedes] back. We’ve reached out to him and expect to have more conversations in the next few days.” This means the Mets are pursuing Yoenis Cespedes differently than last offseason, when they let the market play out before signing him to […]

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Michael Conforto To Get Time In Center Field And First Base

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Michael Conforto To Get Time In Center Field And First Base

The New York Mets have an interesting situation named Michael Conforto. While he has shown that he can produce at an elite level for extended periods of time, he has far from proven he can be defined as an elite hitter. Despite his ambiguity, his potential remains, and the Mets want to give him every […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Jae-Gyun Hwang, 3B

An article by posted on November 9, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Jae-Gyun Hwang, 3B

Jae-Gyn Hwang Position: Third Base Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: July 28, 1987 (Age 29) The last two offseasons saw the signings of three very talented players out of South Korea: Jung Ho Kang (Pirates), Hyun Soo Kim (Orioles) and Byung Ho Park (Twins). This year, another talented KBO slugger will become an unrestricted free […]

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Alderson: Mets Staying In House At Catcher

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Alderson: Mets Staying In House At Catcher

Sandy Alderson spoke with reporters at length during the GM meetings Monday. One discussion topic was the Mets catching situation. Alderson said that he is expecting to stay in-house behind the dish, citing a hope that Travis d’Arnaud and Kevin Plawecki will put up better numbers. After Wilson Ramos tore his ACL, the 2016-2017 free agent […]

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Nationals GM Doesn’t Rule Out Pursuit Of Yoenis Cespedes

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Nationals GM Doesn’t Rule Out Pursuit Of Yoenis Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes is clearly the biggest free agent this offseason, and the team we all least want to see him go to is probably going to make a big push to sign him. The Nationals didn’t come out and say they would pursue Cespedes, but they certainly did not rule out the possibility. “When [Cespedes] […]

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Syndergaard Will Not Require Surgery For Bone Spur

An article by posted on November 8, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Will Not Require Surgery For Bone Spur

Sandy Alderson met with reporters on Tuesday, and said right-hander Noah Syndergaard will not have surgery to remove a bone spur in his pitching elbow. “I think this one is so insignificant in the eyes of the physicians,” said Alderson. “It was probably blown a little out of proportion last year, which tends to happen around […]

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