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Six Things We Learned From Terry Collins Monday

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Six Things We Learned From Terry Collins Monday

1. Zack Wheeler will be a starting pitcher in spring training and will be monitored closely. Terry Collins also said that he might end up being a reliever because they are expecting some sort of innings limit for him, and don’t want to be stuck with the obligation to shut him down late in the […]

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Blevins ‘Happy And Excited To Be Back’ In New York

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Blevins ‘Happy And Excited To Be Back’ In New York

Speaking with Matt Ehalt of northjersey.com, Jerry Blevins voiced his pleasure in returning to the Mets. He joked that reporters weren’t the only ones bugging him about where he was signing this offseason, but family members and friends were doing it too. “They were like, ‘Where are you going? I know you know. What’s the inside […]

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Mets Morning Report: Mets Ready To Challenge For NL East Title

An article by posted on February 13, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Morning Report: Mets Ready To Challenge For NL East Title

Good morning everyone. The New York Mets are back as they officially opened up camp at their Spring Training Complex at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, Florida. So far it appears the players are showing up all sharing one mindset, and that is to get back to the World Series. Perhaps that attitude starts […]

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Alderson On Cespedes: “He Has a Flair That People Have Come To Appreciate”

An article by posted on February 12, 2017 0 Comments
Alderson On Cespedes: “He Has a Flair That People Have Come To Appreciate”

In an exclusive interview with Mets GM Sandy Alderson conducted by Steve Serby of the New York Post, Alderson touched base on a variety of topics surrounding the Mets going into the new season, including his thoughts on freshly-signed slugger Yoenis Cespedes. “I think just the way in which he approaches each game. He has […]

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Could the Upcoming Season Make or Break Matt Harvey’s Career?

An article by posted on February 12, 2017 0 Comments
Could the Upcoming Season Make or Break Matt Harvey’s Career?

For the second time in his short career, Matt Harvey will be returning to the mound after being shelved due to a need for serious surgery. First it was Tommy John surgery in 2013 and now most recently for thoracic outlet syndrome. His ability to recover yet again and dominate on the diamond this upcoming […]

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Michael Conforto is Prepared for Whatever 2017 Brings

An article by posted on February 11, 2017 0 Comments
Michael Conforto is Prepared for Whatever 2017 Brings

After a stellar breakout campaign in 2015, the sky seemed the limit for Michael Conforto‘s talents. This past season though saw a regression in his play, leading to a few stints back at Las Vegas. “I definitely took a step back and re-evaluated a little bit,” Conforto said. “It was a combination of things. There […]

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How Was Asdrubal Cabrera Defensively In 2016?

An article by posted on February 11, 2017 0 Comments
How Was Asdrubal Cabrera Defensively In 2016?

Asdrubal Cabrera had a terrific year at shortstop for the Mets in 2016 even if he did not have a good year defensively. Now, there are many things you can point to otherwise to say he did. His .986 fielding percentage was the fourth best in the major leagues last season. Certainly, he passed the […]

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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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Josh Smoker Had a Long Road to the Majors

An article by posted on February 10, 2017 0 Comments
Josh Smoker Had a Long Road to the Majors

The Mets’ excitable left-handed reliever, Josh Smoker, had traveled quite the path before making his Major League debut on August 19th, 2016 in San Francisco against the Giants. A first-round pick of the Washington Nationals back in 2007, Smoker struggled with shoulder issues over the years before finally finding his health and making it to […]

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Mets Designate Ty Kelly For Assignment

An article by posted on February 9, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Designate Ty Kelly For Assignment

The Mets announced on Thursday that infielder Ty Kelly has been designated for assignment in order to make room on the 40-man roster for lefty Jerry Blevins, whose one-year deal became official today. Kelly, 28, was originally drafted by the Baltimore Orioles in the 13th round of the 2009 first-year player draft, but didn’t break […]

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