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Mets Could Match-Up Well With Blue Jays

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Could Match-Up Well With Blue Jays

The Blue Jays currently sit in last place in the American League East 3.5 games back of the first-place Rays. Of course it is early in the year and 3.5 games is a small margin, but to jump four teams is tough. If things continue to trend downward for the Jays, it’s quite possible that […]

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Brewers Could Trade Braun, Gomez or Segura For Right Price

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Brewers Could Trade Braun, Gomez or Segura For Right Price

Milwaukee beat writer Todd Rosiak of the Journal-Sentinel believes the Brewers would trade outfielder Ryan Braun, but only if a team were to take on his entire salary which he calls unlikely. “I’d think they most certainly would, but because of the money he’s owed – his extension doesn’t even kick in until next season […]

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John Mayberry Jr. Is Batting .130 Against Lefty Pitching

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
John Mayberry Jr. Is Batting .130 Against Lefty Pitching

The Mets signed John Mayberry in the offseason to a one year, $1.45 million contract mainly because of his success hitting against lefties. Mayberry is mainly a bench player, but manager Terry Collins has put him in the starting lineup vs opposing lefty pitchers and benches Curtis Granderson or Lucas Duda to get him in […]

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Campbell Optioned, Carlyle Makes Team, Mets Go With Eight Relievers

An article by posted on April 4, 2015 0 Comments
Campbell Optioned, Carlyle Makes Team, Mets Go With Eight Relievers

The Mets announced that they have optioned IF Eric Campbell and RP Erik Goeddel to Triple-A Las Vegas, and reassigned 2B Daniel Muno, SS Matt Reynolds, C Johnny Monell and RP Zack Thornton. Zack Wheeler, Bobby Parnell, Josh Edgin, and Vic Black will all be placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday and backdated accordingly […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Rangers 0

An article by posted on April 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Rangers 0

The Mets defeated the Texas Rangers this evening at Globe Life Park in Arlington by a score of 5-0. Offense: Juan Lagares, fresh off his contract extension, kept on rolling as he went  3-for-4 with a run scored tonight. His average for the spring now stands at a vigorous .371. Curtis Granderson also stays red […]

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Does A Contract Extension for Lucas Duda Make Sense?

An article by posted on March 30, 2015 0 Comments
Does A Contract Extension for Lucas Duda Make Sense?

Last Spring, the Mets were debating whether to start Ike Davis, Lucas Duda, or even Josh Satin at first base. One year later, Ike Davis is wearing yellow and green in Oakland, and the team is considering a long-term contract for Duda, who is coming off a breakout season. What is unique about Duda as […]

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Johan Santana Signs With The Blue Jays

An article by posted on February 26, 2015 0 Comments
Johan Santana Signs With The Blue Jays

Former Mets’ ace Johan Santana will make another attempt to return to the major leagues this season. The Toronto Blue Jays announced today that they will sign Santana to a minor league contract with an invite to spring training. Santana missed the entire 2013 season recovering from shoulder surgery, and his comeback last year was […]

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Murphy Wants To Stay With Mets, But Extension Seems Unlikely

An article by posted on February 26, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Wants To Stay With Mets, But Extension Seems Unlikely

Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy told reporters that he has not had any talks with the Mets regarding a possible contract extension. Murphy, who is a free agent after the season, said he would like to remain with the Mets and hopes the team will speak with his agents. “I’ve always been open to an […]

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Collins Denies Retirement Talk

An article by posted on February 25, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Denies Retirement Talk

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, two people close to Terry Collins suggested that the Mets manager could retire at the end of the 2015 season regardless of how good or bad the year plays out. Collins, who turns 66 in May, denied he would retire at season’s end and conceded that while managing is […]

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Braves Ink Eric Young, Jr. To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on February 14, 2015 0 Comments
Braves Ink Eric Young, Jr. To Minor League Deal

The Atlanta Braves have agreed to a minor league deal with former Met Eric Young, Jr. according to MLB.com’s Mark Bowman. Young, 29, was acquired by the Mets from the Rockies in June 2013, and finished the season as the stolen base champ with 46 bases swiped. In 2014, Young stole 30 bases, but only […]

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Mets First Draft Pick Will Be 53rd Overall

An article by posted on February 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets First Draft Pick Will Be 53rd Overall

The order for the MLB draft is now set with James Shields signing with the San Diego Padres. Since the Mets forfeited their first round pick to sign free agent Michael Cuddyer, they will not make a selection until number 53 during the second round according to Baseball America. This is the first draft during […]

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