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Mets Announce Exhibition Game vs Las Vegas 51s On March 30th

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Mets Announce Exhibition Game vs Las Vegas 51s On March 30th

The New York Mets announced that to close out spring training, they will play an exhibition game against their Triple-A affiliate Las Vegas 51s. The game will be played at 11am at First Data Field on March 30th. General admission is $10 and all profits go to the Mets Foundation. The Las Vegas team is […]

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Rowen, Taijeron, Cecchini, Reynolds, Goeddel Cut From Camp

An article by posted on 22/03/2017 0 Comments
Rowen, Taijeron, Cecchini, Reynolds, Goeddel Cut From Camp

Per multiple sources including James Wagner of the New York Times, the Mets have made the next round of cuts from camp. Pitchers Ben Rowen and Erik Goeddel, infielders Gavin Cecchini and Matt Reynolds, and outfielder Travis Taijeron have been sent to the Minor Leagues. As the bullpen competition gets tighter, cutting Rowen surprised me. He was […]

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Alderson: Tebow Assigned To Low-A Columbia Fireflies

An article by posted on 20/03/2017 0 Comments
Alderson: Tebow Assigned To Low-A Columbia Fireflies

Outfielder Tim Tebow will be assigned to the Mets Low-A affiliate Columbia Fireflies in South Carolina to start the 2017 season. “Sending him to a full season club is what we hoped to be able to do,” Alderson told Newsday on Monday. “And based on what he’s done in spring training, and his whole body […]

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Six Prospects That Could Make Major League Debut In 2017

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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

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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 28/01/2017 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 26/01/2017 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 14/12/2016 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 03/11/2016 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 21/10/2016 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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