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Acquiring Lefty Specialist Will Be A Top Priority For Mets

An article by posted on November 24, 2015 0 Comments
Acquiring Lefty Specialist Will Be A Top Priority For Mets

After struggling to find an effective left handed specialist in 2015, acquiring one this offseason will be one of the Mets’ top priorities. While the Mets have limited options on their current roster, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com explains that there are several possibilities internally or on the free agent market. One option is reuniting with […]

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Featured Post: Would You Rather Sign Daniel Murphy or Ben Zobrist?

An article by posted on November 23, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Would You Rather Sign Daniel Murphy or Ben Zobrist?

Throughout the playoffs, Mets fans were in awe with Daniel Murphy‘s incredible play. Quite frankly, they had ample reason to. Whether it was the seven home runs, the timely base knocks, head’s up base running, and even some rare stellar defense, there was a lot to be excited about. Then the World Series began, and […]

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Yasiel Puig: Huge Price Tag, Huge Potential, Huge Risk

An article by posted on November 23, 2015 0 Comments
Yasiel Puig: Huge Price Tag, Huge Potential, Huge Risk

“The saddest thing in life is wasted talent.” The biggest story in baseball this past weekend may have been the ill-advised comments by ex-Mariners coach Andy Van Slyke, the father of Dodgers outfielder Scott Van Slyke, who took to the airwaves to rip Robinson Cano and then implied that Clayton Kershaw recommended to management that Yasiel Puig be traded. […]

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No Way I’d Deal Zack Wheeler To The Yankees For Brett Gardner

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
No Way I’d Deal Zack Wheeler To The Yankees For Brett Gardner

Good morning, everyone. Here is something from John Harper of the Daily News, who believes that if the Yankees are truly serious about dealing Brett Gardner, that the Mets could be a pretty good trade partner for them as they seek to add a starting pitcher. Harper suggests that the Mets could send the Yankees rehabbing […]

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Expect Another Big Year From Curtis Granderson, Who Will Be Ready For Spring Training

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
Expect Another Big Year From Curtis Granderson, Who Will Be Ready For Spring Training

I think we can all agree that Curtis Granderson was without question the most valuable player of the Mets this season. I have to be honest, going into this season my expectations for Granderson were pretty bleak. Coming off a 2014 season that saw him post career-lows in batting average (.227), slugging (.388) and WAR […]

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Why Did Mets Leave Top Prospect Wuilmer Becerra Exposed To Rule 5 Draft

An article by posted on November 21, 2015 0 Comments
Why Did Mets Leave Top Prospect Wuilmer Becerra Exposed To Rule 5 Draft

I woke up to three emails this morning, all asking me why the Mets failed to protect outfield prospect Wuilmer Becerra from the upcoming Rule 5 Draft in December. The Mets instead chose to add outfielder Brandon Nimmo and right-handers Seth Lugo, Jeff Walters, and Robert Gsellman to the 40-man roster. Becerra, 21, was the third prospect the Mets received from […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Jason Heyward, RF

An article by posted on November 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Jason Heyward, RF

Jason Heyward Position: Right Field Bats: Left — Throws: Left Born: August 9th, 1989 (Age 26) Because of the Mets stellar starting rotation, having a good defense behind them is imperative. There is one free agent that provides consistently stellar defense, and that is right fielder Jason Heyward. At just 26 years old, Heyward has […]

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DiComo: Montero Expected To Be Ready For Spring Training

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
DiComo: Montero Expected To Be Ready For Spring Training

Mets beat writer Anthony DiComo of MLB.com answered a bunch of questions in his Mailbag this week and included an update on Rafael Montero. What is Rafael Montero‘s injury status? This was a lost season for a pitcher who ranked higher than Jacob deGrom on the Mets’ depth chart as recently as 18 months ago. […]

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Cespedes Finishes 13th in MVP Voting, Fulmer Ranked Tigers’ #1 Prospect

An article by posted on November 20, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Finishes 13th in MVP Voting, Fulmer Ranked Tigers’ #1 Prospect

Yoenis Cespedes finished 13th in National League MVP voting due his spectacular regular season showing with the Mets. He was ranked 6th on two ballots, seventh on three and 10th on two, which gave him 24 points. He edged out Curtis Granderson, who finished 18th, for the top spot among Mets’ players. (Adam Rubin ESPN […]

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Mets Season Opener Against Royals Moved to ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Season Opener Against Royals Moved to ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

The Mets’ first game of the 2016 season against the Royals in Kansas City, has been moved from Monday, April 4 to Sunday, April 3. ESPN will televise the Mets vs Royals rematch at 8:30 PM in the finale of their Opening Day Triple-Header that will begin with the Cardinals vs. Pirates at 1 PM […]

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