Tag: Major League Baseball

London Calling to The Mets, May Play At Olympic Stadium

An article by posted on 21/09/2016 0 Comments
London Calling to The Mets, May Play At Olympic Stadium

During a trip to the United States last week, London Mayor Sadiq Khan met with New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon, and threw the first pitch at a game against the Twins. “The owner of the New York Mets was very receptive,” Khan said. “We’re in discussions about MLB and we want MLB to come […]

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What Could Have Been: Ichiro As A Met

An article by posted on 24/07/2016 0 Comments
What Could Have Been: Ichiro As A Met

As the New York Mets conclude their three-game set against the Miami Marlins on Sunday, baseball fans continue to watch a 42-year-old hitting marvel, who is only four hits shy of reaching the elusive 3,000 hit club. What’s more amazing is that combined with the nine-years he spent with the Orix Blue Wave team in […]

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Jenrry Mejia and His Lawyer Set to File Lawsuits Against MLB

An article by posted on 14/07/2016 0 Comments
Jenrry Mejia and His Lawyer Set to File Lawsuits Against MLB

Vincent White, the lawyer of ex-Met Jenrry Mejia is preparing to sue Major League Baseball for alleged “corrupt mob-like activity.” White issued a statement on Monday regarding his suit, which he claims will shed light on the illicit activities of the commissioner’s office, including “the breaking of state and federal laws, invasion of privacy, computer […]

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Mets Announce LGBT “Pride Night” Will Be Held Aug. 13

An article by posted on 24/02/2016 0 Comments
Mets Announce LGBT “Pride Night” Will Be Held Aug. 13

(Frank Franklin II, AP) The New York Mets made it official on Tuesday and in conjunction with the LGBT Network, they announced that their first LGBT “Pride Night” will be held on Aug. 13, when they meet the San Diego Padres at Citi Field. The Mets will donate a portion of the ticket sales through […]

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Jose Reyes Placed On Paid Leave Pending Outcome Of Criminal Case

An article by posted on 23/02/2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Placed On Paid Leave Pending Outcome Of Criminal Case

Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes has been placed on paid leave by Major League Baseball pending the outcome of the criminal proceedings stemming from his October 31 arrest for domestic violence. Reyes, 32, was arrested for allegedly hitting his wife in a Hawaii hotel. He later filed a plea of not guilty to a charge of […]

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Non-Waiver Trade Deadline Moved To August 1

An article by posted on 21/01/2016 0 Comments
Non-Waiver Trade Deadline Moved To August 1

For the upcoming season, the Major League Baseball non-waiver trade deadline will be moved back 24 hours from July 31 to August 1, reports Bob Nightengale of USA Today Sports. The move will only be for the 2016 season because July 31 falls on a Sunday. According to MLB.com’s Richard Justice, the commissioner’s office does […]

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Mike Piazza Questions Enter A Gray Area After HOF Announcement

An article by posted on 07/01/2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Questions Enter A Gray Area After HOF Announcement

After he was banished from baseball for violating its golden rule, it appeared there would be no more moments of glory for Pete Rose. When you gamble in baseball, you always lose. You’re always out. No more managing the Reds. Certainly, no Hall of Fame. Then Bud Selig relented, if only slightly. As part of the turn of […]

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Report Links Ryan Howard and Ryan Zimmerman to HGH Doping Ring

An article by posted on 26/12/2015 0 Comments
Report Links Ryan Howard and Ryan Zimmerman to HGH Doping Ring

MLB Trade Rumors posted a statement from the attorneys for both Ryan Howard and Ryan Zimmerman: “It’s inexcusable and irresponsible that Al Jazeera would provide a platform and broadcast outright lies about Mr. Howard and Mr. Zimmerman. The extraordinarily reckless claims made against our clients in this report are completely false and rely on a […]

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Big Sexy is Back and He’s Moving On Up

An article by posted on 20/12/2015 0 Comments
Big Sexy is Back and He’s Moving On Up

With Bartolo Colon coming back for a third season with the Mets, Big Sexy will continue his climb up Major League Baseball’s record books as a Met.  He’s also making a climb up all-time lists with the Mets as well. All-Time MLB Rankings: Wins – 76th with 218 Losses – 146th with 154 Career Starts […]

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Pete Rose To Remain Banned From Baseball

An article by posted on 14/12/2015 0 Comments
Pete Rose To Remain Banned From Baseball

In March of this year, Pete Rose made a formal request to be reinstated to Major League Baseball, and new commissioner Rob Manfred agreed to meet with Rose and hear him out. “I want to make sure I understand all of the details of the Dowd Report and Commissioner Bart Giamatti’s decision and the agreement that was […]

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