Tag: MLB

Is Adding a 26th Roster Spot a Good Idea?

An article by posted on November 25, 2016 0 Comments
Is Adding a 26th Roster Spot a Good Idea?

As both the owners and players continue their talks on a new collective bargaining agreement, one of the main issues brought up was adding a 26th roster spot. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported on the possible change which included adding a 26th man to the everyday roster of a team. One extra player could make […]

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Is MLB Heading Towards a Lockout?

An article by posted on November 23, 2016 0 Comments
Is MLB Heading Towards a Lockout?

According to a report by Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, Major League Baseball and it’s Players Union ae currently at an impasse when it comes to coming to terms on a new collective bargaining agreement. Rosenthal states that the owners will consider voting to lock out the players if the two sides cannot come to […]

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Familia’s Wife Wants Charges Against Her Husband Dropped

An article by posted on November 18, 2016 0 Comments
Familia’s Wife Wants Charges Against Her Husband Dropped

Jeurys Familia‘s wife Bianca Rivas, has asked the authorities that the simple assault charges against her husband be dropped, the prosecutor told Jim Baumbach of Newsday. During Familia’s first court appearance on November 10, the judge stated that the prosecutors can still proceed with the case even if the victim wants to drop the charges. Additionally, MLB […]

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Mets Want To Bring Back Yoenis Cespedes

An article by posted on November 9, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Want To Bring Back Yoenis Cespedes

Speaking on MLB Network Tuesday night, Mets GM Sandy Alderson said, ”We’d like to have [Céspedes] back. We’ve reached out to him and expect to have more conversations in the next few days.” This means the Mets are pursuing Yoenis Cespedes differently than last offseason, when they let the market play out before signing him to […]

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Could Wilmer Flores and T.J. Rivera Platoon at Second Base?

An article by posted on November 2, 2016 0 Comments
Could Wilmer Flores and T.J. Rivera Platoon at Second Base?

One of the questions surrounding the Mets’ 2016-2017 offseason is, “What the heck are the Mets going to do at second base?” There are certainly many options, a popular one being to bring back Neil Walker, who played very well before having his season cut short by back surgery. There were many injuries like his […]

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The Ghosts Of Cold Stoves Past

An article by posted on October 31, 2016 0 Comments
The Ghosts Of Cold Stoves Past

Did Sandy Alderson’s pre-2015 signing of John Mayberry Jr. excite you? What about when the Mets signed Chris Young before the 2014 season or Alejandro De Aza before the 2016 season? I don’t know about you, but I’ll never forget the 2012/13 offseason when the Mets signed Shaun Marcum and Brandon Lyon and traded for […]

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Stuart Hitting Well in AFL, Cecchini Leaves Game Early

An article by posted on October 28, 2016 0 Comments
Stuart Hitting Well in AFL, Cecchini Leaves Game Early

The Scottsdale Scorpions finally got in the win column last night with a 9-7 victory over the Salt River Rafters in a game that was shown on MLB.com for free. The win snaps a five game losing streak and improves their record to 4-11 in Arizona Fall League play. MLB was hyping the game all […]

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Mets Jump 20 Spots in ESPN’s Ultimate Standings

An article by posted on October 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Jump 20 Spots in ESPN’s Ultimate Standings

For the past 13 years, ESPN has ranked all 122 sports franchises from best to worst according to fan votes. The Mets rose up 20 spots to 82nd overall and 21st in Major League baseball. Atop the list in baseball is the Kansas City Royals (9th overall) and on the bottom is the Oakland Athletics […]

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Trade Bruce For The Right Reasons

An article by posted on October 19, 2016 0 Comments
Trade Bruce For The Right Reasons

Jon Heyman recently reported that a rival executive thinks the Mets might consider trading Jay Bruce once they pick up his 13 million dollar contract option after the season. This news really isn’t all that shocking. Mets fans have been speculating for months that this might be a possibility depending on the outcome of the […]

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Is a Dickey Reunion Possible?

An article by posted on October 15, 2016 0 Comments
Is a Dickey Reunion Possible?

Let me say this right off the bat. I’m not writing this to sell people on the notion that R.A. Dickey has another Cy Young caliber season left in his right arm. I’m not writing this to try and convince people that Dickey the knuckleballer is a better rotation option than our five young aces, […]

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