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Alderson Plans To Discuss Extension With Red-Hot Neil Walker

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson Plans To Discuss Extension With Red-Hot Neil Walker

It’s starting to feel like a broken record, but Mets second baseman Neil Walker did it again, blasting a go-ahead two-run homer in the sixth inning to give the Mets a lead. And unsurprisingly, the Mets still lost the game. Overall it was Walker’s 20th home run of the season, but it was the seventh […]

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Hansel Robles Gets Rattled Again

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Hansel Robles Gets Rattled Again

The Mets still haven’t won back-to-back games since before the All-Star break. This time, the fault goes to Hansel Robles for kicking away another winnable effort by Steven Matz. Robles threw 32 pitches – few of them good – as he gave up three runs in two-thirds of an inning in the seventh of Tuesday […]

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Zack Wheeler to Start Rehab Assignment on Saturday

An article by posted on August 1, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler to Start Rehab Assignment on Saturday

Latest Update – 5:04 p.m. More good news on Zack Wheeler’s comeback trail.  Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports that Wheeler will start a rehab assignment this Saturday.  It remains to be seen how long Wheeler will need to shake off the rust, but he still appears on target for a late August return. Update – […]

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Goeddel and Gilmartin On Way To NY

An article by posted on May 20, 2016 0 Comments
Goeddel and Gilmartin On Way To NY

LHP Sean Gilmartin and RH reliever Erik Goeddel are on their way to New York to potentially join the the New York Mets, according to Kristie Ackert of the Daily News. However, Mike Puma of the Post adds that while both are en route, only one of them will be activated. Goeddel will be activated if Matt […]

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Erik Goeddel Played Golf With Chase Utley During Offseason

An article by posted on February 28, 2016 0 Comments
Erik Goeddel Played Golf With Chase Utley During Offseason

Mets reliever Erik Goeddel told the Kristie Ackert of the Daily News that he played golf with Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley during the offseason while the two were in Mexico. It wasn’t something that he planned and in fact it was Erik’s brother Tyler who had arranged it. Tyler Goeddel, an outfielder in the Philadelphia system, […]

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NLDS Report: Mattingly Has High Praise For Mets Starting Pitchers

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
NLDS Report: Mattingly Has High Praise For Mets Starting Pitchers

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly heaped plenty of praise on the Mets young trio of Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Matt Harvey before his team’s workout Wednesday at Dodger Stadium. “Those guys are really good,” said Mattingly, the former Yankees star entering his third straight postseason with the Dodgers. “We’ve been looking at them […]

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Mets and Cespedes Agree To Waive Clause Governing 5-Day Signing Window

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets and Cespedes Agree To Waive Clause Governing 5-Day Signing Window

According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the New York Mets and Yoenis Cespedes have agreed to amend the clause in his contract that gave the Mets only five days to sign him after the World Series. “Thus, rather than be under a short-term constraint to decide whether to sign Cespedes as a […]

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Jon Niese Placed On Paternity Leave, Logan Verrett Recalled

An article by posted on July 25, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Niese Placed On Paternity Leave, Logan Verrett Recalled

LHP Jon Niese was placed on paternity leave on Saturday and the Mets recalled RHP Logan Verrett to take his place on the roster. On Friday night, Niese was shelled for six runs by the Dodgers, his mind clearly on his wife who was expecting the couple’s child. Niese was saddened when he learned that […]

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Conforto and Nimmo Shine at 2015 Futures Game

An article by posted on July 12, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto and Nimmo Shine at 2015 Futures Game

Top prospects Michael Conforto and Brandon Nimmo represented the New York Mets very well on Sunday during the 2015 MLB Futures Game which saw the USA team beat the World team 10-1 at Great American Ballpark. Showing off his electric bat, Conforto stroked two line drive singles to center and right in his two at-bats.  But he also […]

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A Media Maelstrom and Why the Mets Can’t Have Nice Things

An article by posted on July 12, 2015 0 Comments
A Media Maelstrom and Why the Mets Can’t Have Nice Things

Jeff asks… I’m so disgusted that I don’t know where to begin, but can you please tell me why everyone is turning on Matt Harvey and painting him as a villain every time he says or does something? This hurts me so much because Matt Harvey is my favorite player and has made it fun […]

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