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Mets and Cespedes Deal Could Come Soon?

An article by posted on November 19, 2016 0 Comments
Mets and Cespedes Deal Could Come Soon?

Things seem to be pointing towards a decision coming soon on who Yoenis Cespedes will sign with, according to one MLB insider I spoke with this evening, and most signs seem to be pointing to the New York Mets. Apparently after Cespedes reached out to the Mets via text last week to express his desire […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Wilmer Flores, IF

An article by posted on November 8, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards:  Wilmer Flores, IF

WILMER FLORES, 1B, 2B, 3B Player Data: Age 25, Bats Right, Throws: Right, Arbitration Eligible (1) 2016 Primary Stats: 103 G, 16 HR, 14 2B, 49 RBI, 267 AVG, .319 OBP, .469 SLG 2016 Review: WIIILLLLLMMMAAAAA! A big fan favorite, Wilmer Flores had his ups and downs in 2016, but mostly gave the Mets what they […]

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What Role Should Juan Lagares Play in 2017?

An article by posted on October 27, 2016 0 Comments
What Role Should Juan Lagares Play in 2017?

Coming off his worst major league season in 2015, Juan Lagares did little to settle the questions regarding his future role with the Mets in 2016. The biggest positive to take away from the 2016 season for Lagares was his return to being an elite defensive center fielder. He had an impressive 8 defensive runs […]

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Mets Say No Urgency In Signing Cespedes, We Beg To Differ

An article by posted on October 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Say No Urgency In Signing Cespedes, We Beg To Differ

The Mets are willing to wait on the Yoenis Cespedes market according to Buster Olney of ESPN Insider . One source told Buster that “there is no urgency” in coming to terms with Cespedes once he opts out of his current deal with the Mets. Cespedes hit .280/.354/.530 with 25 doubles, 31 home runs and 86 […]

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10 Years Since Endy Made The Catch

An article by posted on October 19, 2016 0 Comments
10 Years Since Endy Made The Catch

Ten year ago today, Endy Chavez made an unbelievable catch that will always be remembered as one of the best in Mets history and in Major League Baseball postseason history. Leaping as high as he could over the fence in left field to rob Scott Rolen of a go-ahead home run and then having the […]

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Giving Mets Hitting Coach Kevin Long His Due

An article by posted on October 16, 2016 0 Comments
Giving Mets Hitting Coach Kevin Long His Due

The Mets ranked dead last in the majors with a .225 team batting average with runners in scoring position. As a result of this and other issues, there was much hand-wringing over the Mets offense, and by natural extension of that, hitting coach Kevin Long. However, lost in all of the hand-wringing and finger-pointing was […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Will Not Need Knee Surgery

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera Will Not Need Knee Surgery

Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera will not require surgery on his left knee, reports Kristie Ackert of the Daily News.  Team doctors have recommended that Cabrera rest his knee for two weeks before beginning his regular offseason training regimen. Cabrera, who spent some time on the disabled list this season with a strained patellar tendon, continued to play through the […]

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Good Fundies Episode 23: The Circle of Trust

An article by posted on September 30, 2016 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 23:  The Circle of Trust

In the regular season finale of Good Fundies, Brian and Roger have a pleasant discourse over which Met would do best in a debate. Then they set the Mets’ wild card game roster (no jinx!) for Terry Collins and Sandy Alderson before figuring out who made Terry’s “circle of trust” and will come out of […]

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Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

An article by posted on September 28, 2016 0 Comments
Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

With Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, and Steven Matz all needing season ending surgery, Zack Wheeler needing to be shut down after a number of setbacks during his rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery, and Noah Syndergaard dealing with bone spurs in his elbow, everyone has joked about how it was the 43 year old Bartolo Colon […]

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Duda Will Return to Mets on Saturday

An article by posted on September 16, 2016 0 Comments
Duda Will Return to Mets on Saturday

Update – Lucas Duda will return to the Mets on Saturday at Citi Field according to Anthony DiComo of MLB.com. At first, he will be limited to pinch hitting duty. Duda hasn’t played in a game with the Mets since May 20th because of a stress fracture in his back. Lucas is currently on the […]

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