Tag: Mets

Ruben Tejada Could Have Played His Last Game With Mets

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Could Have Played His Last Game With Mets

Last week, Mike Puma of the New York Post reported that it was not a slam dunk that  Ruben Tejada would be tendered a contract this offseason. He heard that the Mets could turn to Matt Reynolds instead who will compete with Wilmer Flores for the starting shortstop job. Adam Rubin of ESPN New York is […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Still Not Likely To Trade Zack Wheeler

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Still Not Likely To Trade Zack Wheeler

< Because of the depth of the New York Mets young starting rotation, there have been thoughts of the Mets trading Zack Wheeler, who is still recovering from Tommy John surgery. They nearly sent Wheeler to the Milwaukee Brewers along with Wilmer Flores in exchange for Carlos Gomez on July 29 but the trade was […]

Continue Reading »

Mets “Very Serious” About Dilson Herrera As Their Second Baseman Next Season

An article by posted on November 16, 2015 0 Comments
Mets “Very Serious” About Dilson Herrera As Their Second Baseman Next Season

(Updated 11/16) With Daniel Murphy having played his last game with the New York Mets, it appears the team is “very serious” about Dilson Herrera being the starting second baseman next season, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Rubin adds that the plan this offseason for the Mets is to find a backup infielder […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Not Looking To Deal d’Arnaud or Plawecki

An article by posted on November 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Not Looking To Deal d’Arnaud or Plawecki

I wanted to update this post in which I argued that the Mets should not trade either of their two young catchers for the reasons I outlined below. The question came up last night at the Boca Raton Hotel and Resort, the site of the GM Meetings. Assistant GM John Ricco was asked if the […]

Continue Reading »

Michael Cuddyer Undergoes Surgery For Core Muscle Injury

An article by posted on November 7, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer Undergoes Surgery For Core Muscle Injury

Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports that Mets OF/1B, Michael Cuddyer has undergone surgery to repair what the team is calling a “core muscle injury.” It is unknown how long he has been dealing with this injury and to what extent it may have nagged him during a down season. In his first year with the […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Part Ways With Wilfredo Tovar and Anthony Recker

An article by posted on November 6, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Part Ways With Wilfredo Tovar and Anthony Recker

Middle infielder Wilfredo Tovar and catcher Anthony Recker cleared waivers and were both outrighted by the New York Mets on Thursday. The move cleared two spots on the 40-man roster. Tovar was hitting .283 in 102 games for Triple-A Las Vegas but he had a concussion early in the season. It’s not clear if he will be […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Extend $15.8 Million Qualifying Offer To Daniel Murphy

An article by posted on November 6, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Extend $15.8 Million Qualifying Offer To Daniel Murphy

It’s official. The New York Mets have extended a qualifying offer to second baseman Daniel Murphy. He will now have seven days to decline or accept the one year, $15.8 million offer. The Mets will receive a compensation pick between the first and second rounds in next year’s draft if Murphy declines the offer as expected […]

Continue Reading »

Terry Collins and Mets Agree On Two-Year Contract Extension

An article by posted on November 3, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins and Mets Agree On Two-Year Contract Extension

Sandy Alderson met with Terry Collins today and the two sides have agreed on a two-year contract extension, reports Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News. Two team sources confirmed the deal to the News. The deal includes a raise and is expected to be announced Wednesday in a press conference with Collins and GM Sandy […]

Continue Reading »

Murphy’s Error Leads To Heartbreaking Game 4 Loss For Mets

An article by posted on November 1, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy’s Error Leads To Heartbreaking Game 4 Loss For Mets

The New York Mets fell to the Kansas City Royals in heartbreaking fashion on Halloween night by a score of 5-3. The Metropolitans now find themselves on the brink of elimination as they head into Game 5 of the World Series down 3-1. Pitching: Steven Matz started for the Mets and went 5+ innings and […]

Continue Reading »

Granderson Continues Solid Postseason With Big Night At The Plate

An article by posted on October 31, 2015 0 Comments
Granderson Continues Solid Postseason With Big Night At The Plate

The Grandy Man can. He has all year, and his excellent production continues into the postseason. Curtis Granderson has been one of the most valuable players on this ball club, if not the most valuable. During last night’s exciting 9-3 win over the Kansas City Royals, the veteran outfielder had quite the night. In a game […]

Continue Reading »