Tag: Mets

With Cecil Taken, Blue Jays Have Interest In Jerry Blevins

An article by posted on November 21, 2016 0 Comments
With Cecil Taken, Blue Jays Have Interest In Jerry Blevins

Now that LHP Brett Cecil has signed on with the Cardinals, Jerry Blevins remains as one of the best left-handed relievers on the free agent market. According to Ben Nicholson-Smith via Twitter, the Toronto Blue Jays, after losing Cecil, are interested in replacing him with Jerry Blevins. The Mets have said that they would want to […]

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Travis d’Arnaud to be Given Every Chance to Succeed

An article by posted on November 21, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud to be Given Every Chance to Succeed

According to a report from the NY Daily News, incumbent catcher Travis d’Arnaud will be given every opportunity to succeed in his role as starting catcher in 2017. Originally it was believed that the Mets may look to upgrade at the position this offseason, especially after flirting with acquiring Jonathan Lucroy at last season’s trading […]

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Cafardo: Players With Big Contracts Who Could Go To The Mets

An article by posted on November 21, 2016 0 Comments
Cafardo: Players With Big Contracts Who Could Go To The Mets

Nick Cafardo wrote an article for the Boston Globe, referencing some players with large contracts that could be on the move this offseason. In that list were a few players that he imagines could be wearing a Mets uniform in 2017. One player on his list is 31 year-old Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan […]

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Talkin’ Mets: 40-Man Maneuvers and Cespedes Rumblings

An article by posted on November 20, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: 40-Man Maneuvers and Cespedes Rumblings

During tonight’s show I discuss the latest rumors surrounding free agent Yoenis Cespedes, including this exclusive report from Joe D. of Metsmerized Online, and I predict the Mets will sign the star outfielder by the Winter Meetings. During the show I also discuss why relief pitching will get overvalued in the wake of the Brett Cecil […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Addison Reed, RHP

An article by posted on November 20, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Addison Reed, RHP

ADDISON REED, RHP Player Data:  Age: 27, Bats: Left, Throws: Right, Arbitration Eligible 2016 Primary Stats: 4-2 1.97 ERA 40 holds 91/13 KO/BB 2016 Player Review: Could Addison Reed have been any better in 2016?  He pitched in almost half the Mets’ games, third in baseball with 80 appearances.  He led all of baseball with […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Michael Conforto, OF

An article by posted on November 20, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Michael Conforto, OF

MICHAEL CONFORTO, OF Player Data: Age: 23, Bats: Left, Throws: Right, Under Contract 2016 Primary Stats: .220/.310/.414, 21 2B, 12 HR, 42 RBI, 348 PA 2016 Player Review: One of the biggest disappointments of 2016, it’s hard to believe for a month Michael Conforto looked like everything we could possibly want from the young slugger.  His April, […]

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Winter Ball Update: Evans Hits First Homer

An article by posted on November 19, 2016 0 Comments
Winter Ball Update: Evans Hits First Homer

The deadline to add players to the 40-man roster and protect them from the Rule 5 draft was yesterday. One of the interesting names for the Mets that wasn’t protected is infielder Phillip Evans, coming off winning the Eastern League batting title for the Double-A Binghamton Mets. Evans, 24, slashed .335/.374/.485 with 30 doubles, eight home runs […]

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Where Does T.J. Rivera Fit In With The Mets?

An article by posted on November 19, 2016 0 Comments
Where Does T.J. Rivera Fit In With The Mets?

With the news that second baseman Neil Walker has accepted his $17.2 million dollar qualifying offer, the New York Mets now find themselves with incredible depth in their infield. The player who is most impacted by the return of Walker, is utility infielder T.J. Rivera. Rivera did not disappoint in his time in New York last season, hitting […]

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Robin Ventura On The Bench

An article by posted on November 18, 2016 0 Comments
Robin Ventura On The Bench

At the end of the season manager Terry Collins said that he believed his staff would remain the same next season. This changed yesterday when we found out that Tim Teufel was being replaced by Glenn Sherlock as the third base coach. This move was made because Sherlock is going to coach the catchers and […]

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Astros Acquire Brian McCann From Yankees

An article by posted on November 17, 2016 0 Comments
Astros Acquire Brian McCann From Yankees

The Houston Astros have acquired catcher Brian McCann from the New York Yankees, bursting any hopes that that he would be acquired by the New York Mets. Aww shucks… The Yankees have made trading McCann a top priority as phenom Gary Sanchez took over the catching position and hit the ground running in the second […]

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