Tag: depth

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

An article by posted on November 7, 2016 0 Comments
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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Is a Dickey Reunion Possible?

An article by posted on October 15, 2016 0 Comments
Is a Dickey Reunion Possible?

Let me say this right off the bat. I’m not writing this to sell people on the notion that R.A. Dickey has another Cy Young caliber season left in his right arm. I’m not writing this to try and convince people that Dickey the knuckleballer is a better rotation option than our five young aces, […]

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Nats All Star Catcher Wilson Ramos Out For Season With Torn ACL

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
Nats All Star Catcher Wilson Ramos Out For Season With Torn ACL

Update: It’s a torn ACL for Wilson Ramos. He’s done for at least 6 months. Over the past two weeks, the Washington Nationals have suffered a number of injuries to some of their core players, capped off by the potential loss of all-star catcher Wilson Ramos, who appeared to injure his right knee badly on […]

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Cecchini, Nimmo, Rivera Headline Mets Call-ups

An article by posted on September 5, 2016 0 Comments
Cecchini, Nimmo, Rivera Headline Mets Call-ups

With today being the last day of the minor league season, the New York Mets have announced their next group of September call-ups. The players include Brandon Nimmo, T.J. Rivera, Eric Campbell, Josh Edgin, Erik Goeddel, Rafael Montero, and Gavin Cecchini. Matt Reynolds will be recalled and with the team on Monday as the others will join the Mets on Tuesday. The Mets […]

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One Man’s Quest to Get the Mets to Acquire Danny Valencia

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
One Man’s Quest to Get the Mets to Acquire Danny Valencia

As is often the case, the baseball world has finally come around to seeing what one person on the internet has been saying all along. Sometimes, that one person is a brilliant one who was just waiting to be discovered (think: Nate Silver). Other times, that person is like a broken clock that you just so happened […]

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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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