Tag: depth

Baseball America: Mets Have 7th Best Young Talent

An article by posted on 18/03/2017 0 Comments
Baseball America: Mets Have 7th Best Young Talent

Baseball America has named the Top 10 most talented young organizations in baseball. Unlike most Baseball America lists, this one looks at both the depth of a team’s farm system as well as the talent on the major league roster. With this being Baseball America, the caveat for the list is that they are analyzing […]

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Seth Lugo Dazzles For Puerto Rico, Tosses 5.1 Scoreless Innings

An article by posted on 10/03/2017 0 Comments
Seth Lugo Dazzles For Puerto Rico, Tosses 5.1 Scoreless Innings

Talk about an unexpected dramatic and dominating performance… New York Mets right-hander Seth Lugo was all that and more tonight, as he out-pitched Felix Hernandez in a World Baseball Classic matchup pitting Puerto Rico against Venezuela. Lugo, 27, was brilliant against a strong Venezuelan lineup, tossing 5.1 scoreless innings and allowing just one hit (a […]

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Six Things We Learned From Terry Collins Monday

An article by posted on 13/02/2017 0 Comments
Six Things We Learned From Terry Collins Monday

1. Zack Wheeler will be a starting pitcher in spring training and will be monitored closely. Terry Collins also said that he might end up being a reliever because they are expecting some sort of innings limit for him, and don’t want to be stuck with the obligation to shut him down late in the […]

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Opinion: Stay Bruce? Fine By Me

An article by posted on 27/01/2017 0 Comments
Opinion: Stay Bruce? Fine By Me

According to the New York Post the Mets have informed Jay Bruce they plan to start the season with him as their everyday right fielder. And thus concludes BruceGate 2017 (Maybe? Is it really over?). The prospect of Bruce being with the Mets on Opening Day doesn’t really bother me. Why? Generally, I refuse to […]

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Law: Mets Have 7th Best Farm System

An article by posted on 20/01/2017 0 Comments
Law: Mets Have 7th Best Farm System

Keith Law of ESPN, released his rankings for the Top 10 farm systems in baseball and had the New York Mets as the 7th best. The Mets move up nine spots after being ranked 16th last year. For the second straight season, Law had the Atlanta Braves at the top of the rankings. They are […]

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

An article by posted on 07/11/2016 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 15/10/2016 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 27/09/2016 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 05/09/2016 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 24/06/2016 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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