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Mets Sign RHP Jim Henderson To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on December 3, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign RHP Jim Henderson To Minor League Deal

The New York Mets announced that they have signed RHP Jim Henderson to a minor league contract with an invite to Spring Training. Henderson, 33, has made 111 career relief appearances with the Milwaukee Brewers between 2012 and 2014 with a 3.44 ERA and 1.125 WHIP. In 2013, his first full season in the major […]

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Mets Plan To Tender and Keep Jenrry Mejia

An article by posted on November 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Plan To Tender and Keep  Jenrry Mejia

Even though reliever Jenrry Mejia was suspended twice for performance enhancing drugs last season – including a current 162 game suspension that’ll continue into the 2016 season – the New York Mets plan to keep the arbitration-eligible Mejia and will not non-tender him at Wednesday’s deadline, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Mejia, […]

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Mets Sign RHP Stolmy Pimentel To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on November 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign RHP Stolmy Pimentel To Minor League Deal

The Mets have signed RHP Stolmy Pimentel to a minor league contract with an invite to Major League Spring Training, the team announced. Pimentel, 26, made eight relief appearances for the Rangers in 2015, posting a 3.97 ERA, and 1.235 WHIP in 11.1 innings with seven strikeouts. He made 17 appearances including 12 starts for […]

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Terry Collins and Mets Agree On Two-Year Contract Extension

An article by posted on November 3, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins and Mets Agree On Two-Year Contract Extension

Sandy Alderson met with Terry Collins today and the two sides have agreed on a two-year contract extension, reports Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News. Two team sources confirmed the deal to the News. The deal includes a raise and is expected to be announced Wednesday in a press conference with Collins and GM Sandy […]

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Dillon Gee Opts Out Of Mets Contract, Elects Free Agency

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
Dillon Gee Opts Out Of Mets Contract, Elects Free Agency

RHP Dillon Gee opted out of his contract with the Mets on Wednesday and is now a free agent. Gee, 29, earned the right to opt out because he had more than three years of MLB service and was never recalled to the majors after being outrighted to Triple-A Las Vegas during the season. Because […]

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Washington Nationals Fire Manager Matt Williams

An article by posted on October 5, 2015 0 Comments
Washington Nationals Fire Manager Matt Williams

According to Washington Post beat reporter James Wagner, the Nationals have fired manager Matt Williams. “After a tumultuous and disappointing 2015 season, the Washington Nationals have fired Manager Matt Williams with a year remaining on his contract.” “Expected to repeat as National League East champions and contend for their first World Series title, the Nationals […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Has Found His Way Into The NL MVP Discussion

An article by posted on September 10, 2015 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes Has Found His Way Into The NL MVP Discussion

The New York Mets have never seen a player take home an MVP award in their 53-year history — but the last 36 games have given the fan base a glimpse of what one in a Mets uniform might look like. Although he cannot run for President like Thor hoped because he was born in […]

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Terry Collins’ Contract Situation Will Be Handled After The Season

An article by posted on August 31, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins’ Contract Situation Will Be Handled After The Season

Sandy Alderson attended a Military Monday event in Fort Hamilton this morning where he stated that the club will not address Terry Collins‘ contract situation until after the season as reported by Mike Vorkunov of The Star-Ledger. He also mentioned that Terry Collins’ understands the situation and is comfortable with Alderson’s plan. Earlier this month, […]

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Alderson Says He Hasn’t Thought About Giving Cespedes A New Deal

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson Says He Hasn’t Thought About Giving Cespedes A New Deal

When asked about negotiating a new contract with Yoenis Cespedes, Sandy Alderson told Mike Puma of the NY Post that he’s living in the moment and hasn’t thought about it. Signing Cespedes before the season is over will be crucial.The Mets are prohibited from signing him once he hits free agency after this season due to […]

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Curtis Granderson Remains Red Hot, Blasts 20th Homer Of Season

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Curtis Granderson Remains Red Hot, Blasts 20th Homer Of Season

Curtis Granderson continues to rip the cover off the ball, blasting his 20th home run of the season in the fourth inning of Thursday’s 12-3 win over the Colorado Rockies. The two-run shot matched Granderson’s home run total from last year and now gives him eighth seasons of 20 or more home runs in his career. […]

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Blue Jays and Rockies Swap Jose Reyes and Troy Tulowitzki

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Blue Jays and Rockies Swap Jose Reyes and Troy Tulowitzki

In a stunning move, the Toronto Blue Jays acquired All Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and veteran reliever LaTroy Hawkins from the Colorado Rockies last night, in exchange for Jose Reyes, highly regarded pitching prospects  Jeff Hoffman and Miguel Castro, and one other minor league player to be named. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported the deal and also adds that Tulowitzki will pick […]

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