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OH NO! Adam Rubin Leaves The Mets Beat

An article by posted on February 6, 2017 0 Comments
OH NO! Adam Rubin Leaves The Mets Beat

In a recent tweet, Mets beat reporter for ESPN, Adam Rubin, has announced that he will be leaving the Mets beat as he is changing careers.  After having covered the Mets for the past 15 years for both the New York Daily News and ESPN, Rubin will now work in public relations. Rubin has been […]

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Mets Internal Bullpen Options

An article by posted on January 25, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Internal Bullpen Options

With Baseball America‘s Adam Rubin reporting the Mets are considering using low A starter P.J. Conlon out of the bullpen, the Mets are giving the impression that they may not sign any relief pitchers this offseason. This would coincide with earlier reports the Mets may not have the budget to acquire another player unless the […]

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Ten Things We Learned From Sandy Alderson Today

An article by posted on January 12, 2017 0 Comments
Ten Things We Learned From Sandy Alderson Today

At Citi Field today, New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson met with team beat writers to discuss the state of the team. Here is what Sandy had to say courtesy of Adam Rubin of ESPN: 1. Sandy feels fairly comfortable with the right-handed options for the bullpen as he mentioned Rafael Montero, Seth Lugo, […]

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Alderson Expects Decreased Payroll By Opening Day

An article by posted on December 7, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson Expects Decreased Payroll By Opening Day

According to ESPN‘s Adam Rubin, Sandy Alderson “all but acknowledged” that the Opening Day payroll will be lower than it is at this point in the offseason. Currently, the payroll is estimated to be around $150 million. Once the Mets trade Jay Bruce ($13M) or Curtis Granderson ($15M), that payroll will shrink by an amount […]

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Mets Extend Qualifying Offers to Cespedes and Walker

An article by posted on November 7, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Extend Qualifying Offers to Cespedes and Walker

The New York Mets have made it official and extended qualifying offers worth $17.2 million dollars to both Yoenis Cespedes and Neil Walker. The Mets will receive a compensatory draft pick for each player in next year’s MLB Draft if they end up signing with a new team. Each player has until November 14 to […]

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Kelly Johnson Interested In Returning to Mets

An article by posted on November 4, 2016 0 Comments
Kelly Johnson Interested In Returning to Mets

According to ESPN‘s Adam Rubin, Kelly Johnson is amenable to re-signing with the Mets this offseason. Johnson first became a Met in a 2015 July trade that brought him and Juan Uribe from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for minor league pitchers John Gant and Robert Whalen. Last offseason, the Mets made the decision to go forward with Eric Campbell on the bench. Johnson signed […]

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James Loney Delivers Decisive Homer and Memorable Bat Flip!

An article by posted on October 2, 2016 0 Comments
James Loney Delivers Decisive Homer and Memorable Bat Flip!

James Loney delivered the decisive homer in Saturday’s 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies that helped the Mets clinch the top Wild Card spot. For the second consecutive season, the Mets are heading to the postseason. In what was another thrilling victory, Loney crushed a 426-foot bomb to put the Mets ahead for good after […]

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Houston Astros Sign Yulieski Gurriel

An article by posted on July 15, 2016 0 Comments
Houston Astros Sign Yulieski Gurriel

Update: According to Rolando Napoles and later confirmed by Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com the Astros have signed Cuban infielder Yulieski Gurriel to a five year deal worth $47.5 million. Original Report Yulieski Gurriel, the latest cuban defector who had been on the Mets radar is not believed to be on his way to New York anytime soon. […]

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Matt Harvey to Undergo Season Ending Surgery

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey to Undergo Season Ending Surgery

In an expected move, Matt Harvey has opted for surgery to remedy his Thoracic Outlet Syndrome symptoms, agent Scott Boras tells ESPN. The procedure will be performed in St. Louis by TOS specialist Robert Thompson, who also operated on former Met Dillon Gee to remove a blood clot in his shoulder. “The doctors clearly recommended […]

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Lucas Duda Still Two Weeks Away From Resuming Baseball Activities

An article by posted on June 29, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Still Two Weeks Away From Resuming Baseball Activities

Sandy Alderson spoke to reporters at Nationals Park on Tuesday and said the Mets first baseman Lucas Duda is still rehabbing at the team’s complex in Port St. Lucie. Alderson added that Duda is still at least two weeks away from resuming baseball activities, as he looks to return from a stress fracture in his […]

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