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Mets Asked Rays About Alex Colome

An article by posted on December 13, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Asked Rays About Alex Colome

Peter Gammons tweeted that the Mets asked the Tampa Bay Rays about talented young closer Alex Colome. According to Gammons, the Rays said the deal had to start with either Amed Rosario or Michael Conforto. Colome, 27, saved 37 games for the Rays in 2016, pitching to a 1.91 ERA while striking out 71 batters […]

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Dodgers To Re-Sign Jansen, Closing In On Turner

An article by posted on December 12, 2016 0 Comments
Dodgers To Re-Sign Jansen, Closing In On Turner

The Los Angeles Dodgers have brought back their stud closer Kenley Jansen on a five-year, $80 million deal, according to Jim Bowden of ESPN on Twitter. Former Met Justin Turner is also very close to returning to Los Angeles on a four-year pact that is expected to be completed today. Jansen, 29, was one of […]

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Are the Nationals Considerably Better Than the Mets Right Now?

An article by posted on December 12, 2016 0 Comments
Are the Nationals Considerably Better Than the Mets Right Now?

Mark Simon of ESPN took a look at both the New York Mets and Washington Nationals as currently constructed to see who is currently the better team on paper. The results will not please Mets fans. Simon goes on to explain that the items left on the Mets to-do list is going to help them little […]

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Mets Report Cards: Asdrubal Cabrera, SS

An article by posted on December 10, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Report Cards: Asdrubal Cabrera, SS

 ASDRUBAL CABRERA, SS Player Data: Age: 31, Bats: S, Throws: R, Contract: Signed for 2017 at $8.25 million 2016 Primary Stats: .280/.336/.474, 30 2B, 23 HR, 62 RBI 2016 Review: It was a tale of two seasons for Asdrubal Cabrera in 2016.  Prior to landing on the disabled list on August 2, Asdrubal was having a fairly […]

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Rockies In Discussions With Mark Trumbo

An article by posted on December 10, 2016 0 Comments
Rockies In Discussions With Mark Trumbo

According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Colorado Rockies remain interested in signing 1B/OF Mark Trumbo despite having recently signed Ian Desmond to a five year, $70 million dollar deal to play first base next season. Should the Rockies sign Trumbo, the team may ultimately trade one of their outfielders.  Last season, the Rockies outfield was […]

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Neil Walker Willing To Play Multiple Positions

An article by posted on December 9, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Willing To Play Multiple Positions

New York Mets second baseman Neil Walker has expressed a willingness to play other positions if it would help the Mets according to Anthony DiComo on Twitter. Walker, 31, is coming off from a great offensive first season with the Mets in which he slashed .282/.347/.476 with nine doubles, 23 home runs (tied career high) […]

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Amed Rosario has Become an Untouchable

An article by posted on December 9, 2016 0 Comments
Amed Rosario has Become an Untouchable

The New York Mets shortstop of the future, Amed Rosario, will be going nowhere anytime soon. Mets General Manager, Sandy Alderson has let it be known to prospective trade partners that Rosario is untouchable. “We’ve made that clear before and continue to make it clear when his name is mentioned,” Alderson said. “So I think […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Live Winter Meetings Call-In Show

An article by posted on December 8, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Live Winter Meetings Call-In Show

On Thursday December 8th between 9-10pm, I will be doing our first Talkin’ Mets Live Podcast. I will recap the Mets week at the Winter Meetings in National Harbor, MD and hear what is on your mind. The show is unfiltered, unscripted and no comments are unwelcome. Call-in Number is 646-716-8187 You will be able […]

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Lucas Duda Will Not Be Traded

An article by posted on December 8, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Will Not Be Traded

With the Mets apparently having difficulty in moving Jay Bruce during the Winter Meetings, some have been left to speculate whether the Mets would look to trade Lucas Duda and move one of their outfielders like Bruce or Michael Conforto to first base. According to Matt Ehalt of the The Record, the Mets are not […]

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Alderson Laid Groundwork For Future Deals At Winter Meetings

An article by posted on December 8, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson Laid Groundwork For Future Deals At Winter Meetings

Before departing the Winter Meetings, Sandy Alderson met with reporters to discuss what has been seen as a relative week of inactivity for the Mets. Alderson assured everyone the Mets have been in discussions with teams to try to make a couple of moves. However, he noted that the team has a crowded outfield that […]

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