Tag: depth

MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 10 Robert Gsellman, RHP

An article by posted on April 8, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 10 Robert Gsellman, RHP

#10 RHP Robert Gsellman Ht: 6’4″ Wt: 200 Age: 7/18/1993 (22) 2015 Level: Single A Port St Lucie Mets, Double AA Binghamton Mets MiLB Statistics: 24 G, 24 GS, 143.1 IP, 13-7 W-L, 2.89 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, 86 K’s We are now diving into our Top 10 with our third straight right-handed pitcher following Logan Verrett (#11) and Seth Lugo (#12). Despite midseason trades, the Mets still have […]

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MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 11 Logan Verrett, RHP

An article by posted on April 6, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 11 Logan Verrett, RHP

  No. 11 RHP Logan Verrett Ht: 6’2″ Wt: 190 Age: 6/19/1990 (25) 2015 Level: MLB New York Mets/Texas Rangers, Triple-A Las Vegas 51s MLB Statistics: 18 G, 4 GS, 47.2 IP, 1-2 W-L, 3.59 ERA, 1.03 WHIP, .202 BAA, 39/15 K/BB, 6 HR MiLB Statistics: 18 G, 11 GS, 64.2 IP, 5-3 W-L, 4.59 ERA, 1.36 WHIP, .278 BAA, 53/19 K/BB, 1 HR […]

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Mets Sign Catcher Rene Rivera To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on April 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Sign Catcher Rene Rivera To Minor League Deal

The New York Mets signed catcher Rene Rivera to a minor league deal on Tuesday, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. Rivera, 32, was released by the Rays near the end of spring training and is regarded as an excellent defensive catcher. A career .211/.258/.331 hitter in 334 major league games, Rivera […]

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Five Mets Storylines To Watch This Season

An article by posted on April 4, 2016 0 Comments
Five Mets Storylines To Watch This Season

Pop the champagne bottles and prepare the libations as the Mets gear up for their 2016 season! Okay maybe this is a slight overreaction, but we do have ample reason to be excited and hopeful this year. Between the rotation back at full force, David Wright‘s recovery, Yoenis Cespedes‘ return, Wilmer Flores‘ new role, and a brand […]

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Travis Taijeron Looks For His Chance

An article by posted on March 16, 2016 0 Comments
Travis Taijeron Looks For His Chance

For Major League clubs, depth is never a bad thing. Each year, teams look to shore up deficiencies and weaknesses on their roster, and look to add positional depth by stashing players in the upper minors in case of an injury. It’s been widely reported that the injury to Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera (out with […]

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Ruben Tejada Is Always There For The Mets

An article by posted on March 12, 2016 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Is Always There For The Mets

Depth was to be a Mets’ strong point this year, and it will come into play a lot earlier than anticipated with shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera expected to miss at least two weeks or more and quite possibly the start of the season with a strained patella tendon in his left knee. Ruben Tejada, who lost […]

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Texas Rangers Are Monitoring Alejandro De Aza

An article by posted on February 17, 2016 0 Comments
Texas Rangers Are Monitoring Alejandro De Aza

Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports reports that the Texas Rangers are keeping tabs on New York Mets outfielder Alejandro De Aza. With Josh Hamilton currently dealing with injuries, the Rangers are also maintaining contact with remaining free agent outfielders David Murphy and Will Venable. Hamilton, 35,  is dealing with inflammation in his surgically repaired left knee, and hasn’t played […]

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Should The Mets Deal Or Keep Alejandro De Aza

An article by posted on February 4, 2016 0 Comments
Should The Mets Deal Or Keep Alejandro De Aza

At the press conference on Wednesday, re-introducing Yoenis Cespedes to the masses to make his new contract official, the issue of what Alejandro De Aza‘s role will be came up when Sandy Alderson spoke to reporters afterward. Naturally, he’s expected to be on the bench ready, willing, and able to play all three outfield positions. But perhaps, that […]

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Should Mets Trade Wilmer Flores

An article by posted on January 13, 2016 0 Comments
Should Mets Trade Wilmer Flores

MLB.com reporter Phil Rogers speculates that if the Mets were to consider dealing infielder Wilmer Flores, they may have a couple of willing trade partners in the San Diego Padres and Chicago White Sox. He writes: “Remember when no one thought the Mets had one shortstop? They’ve got three now, since signing Asdrubal Cabrera a few days […]

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Which Players Could Get Traded To Address Team Needs In 2016?

An article by posted on January 3, 2016 0 Comments
Which Players Could Get Traded To Address Team Needs In 2016?

Frank asks… Last season the Mets almost traded Zack Wheeler and Wilmer Flores and then did trade a bunch of prospects including Michael Fulmer, Robert Whalen and Luis Cessa. If the Mets find themselves needing significant help again at the trade deadline, who are some of the names that could be trade chips? Joe D. […]

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