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Wilmer Flores, Mets Will Go To Arbitration

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Wilmer Flores, Mets Will Go To Arbitration

This The Mets have agreed to sign nine of their ten arbitration-eligible players to contracts. The only one remaining is Wilmer Flores, who according to ESPN’s Adam Rubin, will take the team to an arbitration hearing. According to FanRag Sports’ Jon Heyman, the Mets have filed at $1.8 million, while Flores is requesting $2.2 million. […]

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Matt Harvey Signs For $5.125 Million, Avoiding Arbitration

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Matt Harvey Signs For $5.125 Million, Avoiding Arbitration

Matt Harvey and the Mets have agreed to a one-year, $5.125 million contract to avoid arbitration, reports James Wagner of the New York Times. The deal will reportedly include $100,000 in possible performance bonuses. He settled for slightly lower than the $5.325 salary projected by Pace Law School. Harvey, 27, had a disappointing season with […]

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Mets, Familia Settle On $7.4 Million To Avoid Arbitration

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Mets, Familia Settle On $7.4 Million To Avoid Arbitration

According to James Wagner of The New York Times on Twitter, the Mets and RHP Jeurys Familia have settled on $7.425 million, avoiding arbitration. Pace Law School projections had Familia getting $7.37 million. Familia, 27, led major league baseball with 51 saves this past season which also set a new single season franchise record. He […]

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Mets Avoid Arbitration, Settle At $7.75MM With Addison Reed

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Mets Avoid Arbitration, Settle At $7.75MM With Addison Reed

The New York Mets have avoided arbitration with setup man Addison Reed for a one-year deal worth $7.75 million according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports. Pace Law School projected that he would get $7.9 million. Reed was one of the top setup men in all of baseball in 2016 and had one best […]

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2017 Top 30 Prospects: #10 Tomas Nido, C

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2017 Top 30 Prospects: #10 Tomas Nido, C

#10 Tomas Nido Ht: 6’0”  Wt: 200 2016 Level: High A advanced St. Lucie Mets B/T: R/R  Age: 4/12/94 (22) Age Dif: -0.7 Acquired: Drafted 8th round in 2012 out of Orangewood Christian School, FL Last year: #74 MiLB Statistics: 90 G, 344 AB, 38 R, 110 H, 23 2B, 7 HR, 46 RBI, 19 BB, 46 K, .320/.357/.459 Tomas Nido finds a good […]

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Mets Set 1 PM Deadline Today To Avoid Arbitration

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Mets Set 1 PM Deadline Today To Avoid Arbitration

The New York Mets have set a 1 p.m. ET deadline today for the team to come to terms with arbitration eligible players. The Mets have already agreed on terms for one-year deals with Rene Rivera ($1.75MM), Zack Wheeler ($800,000K), Jenrry Mejia ($1.9MM) and Lucas Duda ($7.25MM). Projected salaries for players the Mets still need […]

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Alderson: Mets Not Likely To Add Position Player

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Alderson: Mets Not Likely To Add Position Player

New York Mets General Manager, Sandy Alderson, met with reporters at Citi Field on Thursday to discuss the current state of the team. One of the key items Alderson touched on was the fact that he does not foresee the team adding a position player prior to the start of spring training unless it is […]

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Ron Hunt: The Mets’ First Real All Star

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Ron Hunt: The Mets’ First Real All Star

As is still the case today, every team gets to send at least one player to the All Star Game. In 1962 and 1963, the Mets sent Richie Ashburn and Duke Snider respectively, although both were well past their prime. But in 1964, for the first time, a Met was selected to start in 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: Trading Bruce Isn’t Prerequisite For Signing Reliever

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Alderson: Trading Bruce Isn’t Prerequisite For Signing Reliever

Sandy Alderson said that the New York Mets current payroll is tolerable according to Adam Rubin of ESPN. During the same conversation the Mets GM said that Jay Bruce and his $13 million salary still being on the roster doesn’t necessarily stop the Mets from adding a free agent reliever. The free agent reliever market […]

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