Tag: Major League

Six Prospects That Could Make Major League Debut In 2017

An article by posted on February 10, 2017 0 Comments
Six Prospects That Could Make Major League Debut In 2017

The New York Mets had a number of prospects that made their Major League debut during the 2016 season to varying degrees of success. Prior to the start of the 2016 season if I had told you that Robert Gsellman and Seth Lugo would play a key role in the Mets returning to the playoffs […]

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Mets Trade RHP Gabriel Ynoa to Orioles For Cash

An article by posted on February 10, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Trade RHP Gabriel Ynoa to Orioles For Cash

The New York Mets have traded right-handed pitcher Gabriel Ynoa to the Baltimore Orioles for cash considerations. The move creates the 40-man spot needed for recently re-signed Fernando Salas when his deal becomes official. Ynoa, 23, made his Major League debut in 2016 with the Mets in a relief appearance. He would go on to […]

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Could LHP Prospect David Roseboom Make The Big League Team?

An article by posted on January 28, 2017 0 Comments
Could LHP Prospect David Roseboom Make The Big League Team?

A relatively unknown Mets prospect has a chance to make the leap from Double-A Binghamton to the Major League team out of spring training. David Roseboom, a 24 year-old lefty, is a sinker/slider pitcher who also has a changeup that allows him to get right-handed batters out. While Roseboom primarily sits in the high 80s to […]

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Mets Interested In Sergio Romo and Joe Smith

An article by posted on January 26, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Interested In Sergio Romo and Joe Smith

The New York Mets are considering right-handed relievers Sergio Romo and Joe Smith as well as bringing back lefty Jerry Blevins according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. The Mets have been quiet in the bullpen market up this point as GM Sandy Alderson has repeatedly said he is unlikely to go past a one-year deal […]

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Mets Continue To Play Waiting Game With Jay Bruce

An article by posted on December 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Continue To Play Waiting Game With Jay Bruce

Sandy Alderson updated reporters on Tuesday on the state of the team’s hot stove season, and unsurprisingly the Mets’ general manager said not much has changed since the Winter Meetings ended last week. “Pretty much status quo,” Alderson said. “There haven’t been any free-agent signings of significance in the outfield that would get the market […]

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Seven Mets Officially Become Free Agents

An article by posted on November 3, 2016 0 Comments
Seven Mets Officially Become Free Agents

With the World Series now over the Major League offseason begins with 139 players becoming free agents including seven from the Mets. Right-handed starter Bartolo Colon, second baseman Neil Walker, outfielder Alejandro De Aza, first baseman James Loney, lefty reliever Jerry Blevins, right-handed reliever Fernando Salas, and utility guy Kelly Johnson have all officially become […]

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Mets Bringing Back Reyes, Buying Out Niese

An article by posted on October 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bringing Back Reyes, Buying Out Niese

The Mets have picked up the Major League minimum option for 2017 on infielder Jose Reyes according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. Heyman also reports that the Mets will pay Jon Niese a $500,000 buyout instead of picking up his $10 million option for 2017. Reyes signed a deal to return to the Mets […]

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Book Review: Game 7, 1986 by Ron Darling

An article by posted on May 28, 2016 0 Comments
Book Review: Game 7, 1986 by Ron Darling

Ron Darling takes a detailed stroll down memory lane for a night most Met Fans see as one of the greatest evenings in the history of the organization.  Darling, however, looks back on it differently.  Recall the events with the former Major League pitcher and current SNY analyst as he remembers not only this evening, […]

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Dilson Herrera Helps Colombia Beat Spain In WBC Qualifier

An article by posted on March 18, 2016 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Helps Colombia Beat Spain In WBC Qualifier

In game one of the World Baseball Classic qualifier taking place at Rod Carew Stadium in Panama, Team Colombia took down Team Spain by a 9-2 score. Mets second baseman of the future Dilson Herrera is looked at like a veteran for Colombia because of his Major League playing experience and they are considered the favorite to win the […]

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Montero Among First Round Of Spring Training Cuts

An article by posted on March 11, 2016 0 Comments
Montero Among First Round Of Spring Training Cuts

The New York Mets announced their first round of cuts this morning, trimming their Spring Training roster as Opening Day gets closer. From the 40 man roster RHP Rafael Montero, RHP Akeel Morris and LHP Dario Alvarez were all optioned to minor league camp. All three will likely start the season at Triple-A Las Vegas. RHP Chasen Bradford, C Raywilly Gomez and […]

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