Greg Holland Looked Healthy In Showcase, Mets Were In Attendance

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Greg Holland Looked Healthy In Showcase, Mets Were In Attendance

Roughly 60 scouts representing approximately 18 teams came to watch watch Greg Holland throw about 35 pitches at his showcase on Monday, reports Joel Sherman of the New York Post. One scouts said he was hitting 89-90 mph with his fastball and that more importantly, the former Royals closer looked healthy. “He had good extension, […]

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Bartolo Colon May Not Be Re-Signed

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Bartolo Colon May Not Be Re-Signed

According to Marc Carig of Newsday, the Mets may not re-sign Bartolo Colon this offseason.  According to Carig’s sources, the 43 year old may command a multi-year deal coming off his best season as a Met. The 2016 season was easily Colon’s best season as a Met.  Overall, Colon was 15-8 with a 3.43 ERA […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Neil Walker, 2B

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Neil Walker, 2B

NEIL WALKER, 2B Player Data:  Age: 31, B/T: S/R, Free Agent: 2017 2016 Primary Stats: .282/.347/.476, 23 HR, 55 RBI, 458 PA 2016 Review:   Like most of the Mets, it was an up and down season for Neil Walker.  Also like most of the Mets (at least it seemed like most of the Mets), he […]

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How Mets Have Fared Under Democratic and Republican Presidents

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How Mets Have Fared Under Democratic and Republican Presidents

There are many factors to consider when voting for a candidate for President of the United States today. At this point, every pitch and angle has been discussed ad nauseam on the web, in print, and on talk radio and cable television. Hopefully, you have all made your decisions by now. However, if you are […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Wilmer Flores, IF

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2016 Mets Report Cards:  Wilmer Flores, IF

WILMER FLORES, 1B, 2B, 3B Player Data: Age 25, Bats Right, Throws: Right, Arbitration Eligible (1) 2016 Primary Stats: 103 G, 16 HR, 14 2B, 49 RBI, 267 AVG, .319 OBP, .469 SLG 2016 Review: WIIILLLLLMMMAAAAA! A big fan favorite, Wilmer Flores had his ups and downs in 2016, but mostly gave the Mets what they […]

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Mets Comfortable Enough with Walker’s Progress from Back Surgery to Risk QO

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Mets Comfortable Enough with Walker’s Progress from Back Surgery to Risk QO

The New York Mets officially extended a qualifying offer to Neil Walker on Monday. If accepted, the Mets would be on the hook for $17.2MM for Walker’s services in 2017. Walker is coming off back surgery that ended his season prematurely in 2016, though when healthy he was quite the contributor to this team’s offense. […]

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Syndergaard Snubbed As Cy Young Finalist

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Syndergaard Snubbed As Cy Young Finalist

The BBWAA announced their finalists for each end-of-the-year award including the National League Cy Young. The three finalist are Chicago Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks, Cubs lefty Jon Lester and Washington Nationals right-hander Max Scherzer. Missing from that list is New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard. The 24-year old righty finished his first full Major League […]

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Mets Have Inquired About Jose Bautista

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Mets Have Inquired About Jose Bautista

According to James Wagner on Twitter, the Mets have inquired about third baseman/outfielder Jose Bautista. With Yoenis Cespedes possibly making his exit from New York, the Mets will be looking to replace his big right-handed bat this offseason. Bautista, 36, certainly wields a big bat. He had a down year in 2016, playing in only […]

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Jeurys Familia Court Date Postponed (Again) Until Nov 14th

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Jeurys Familia Court Date Postponed (Again) Until Nov 14th

According to Adam Rubin on ESPN, Jeurys Familia’s court date was again pushed back, this time to Monday November 14th. Last Report – Nov 2 Per Adam Rubin of ESPN, Mets closer Jeurys Familia, who was arrested for alleged domestic violence, had his court date pushed back at the request of his attorneys. The first […]

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Sandy Alderson Weighs In On Cespedes, Walker, Wright, Familia

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Sandy Alderson Weighs In On Cespedes, Walker, Wright, Familia

At the GM Meetings in Scottsdale, Arizona tonight, New York Mets GM Sandy Alderson discussed a variety of topics with the media on how the team will proceed this offseason as they seek to revamp the roster for the 2017 season. The Mets are still interested in bringing back Yoenis Cespedes and spoke with his […]

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