Tag: New York Mets

Wilmer Flores Cleared to Hit, Could Play Winter Ball

An article by posted on December 4, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Cleared to Hit, Could Play Winter Ball

New York Mets infielder Wilmer Flores has been cleared to start hitting less than two months after having surgery on the hamate bone in his right hand. Flores, 25, could play in the Venezuelan Winter League for the Bravos de Margarita by mid-December. Flores is currently in Venezuela training in hopes of getting back on […]

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Mets Front Office and Ownership Deserve Some Praise

An article by posted on December 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Front Office and Ownership Deserve Some Praise

When the New York Mets entered the offseason after a disappointing Wild Card Game loss to the San Francisco Giants, fans and media alike pondered what type of moves and money the Mets’ front office would make and spend this winter. After all, the team has held a stigma of being “cheap” over the last […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Will Play in WBC for Venezuela

An article by posted on December 2, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera Will Play in WBC for Venezuela

New York Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera is going to play in the upcoming World Baseball Classic for Team Venezuela according to Anthony DiComo of MLB.com.  Cabrera, 31, played for Venezuela back in the 2013 WBC when they went a disappointing 1-2 and were eliminated in the first round of pool play. Team Venezuela is under […]

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Blue Jays Making A Push For Jay Bruce

An article by posted on November 29, 2016 0 Comments
Blue Jays Making A Push For Jay Bruce

The Toronto Blue Jays are among the teams making a push for New York Mets outfielder Jay Bruce, sources tell Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com.  ”They’re in serious need of corner outfield help.” With Yoenis Cespedes now signed, sealed and delivered, it was only a matter of time until suitors for Jay Bruce started to emerge. […]

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Where Do Things Stand With Yoenis Cespedes?

An article by posted on November 28, 2016 0 Comments
Where Do Things Stand With Yoenis Cespedes?

Good morning everyone and I hope you all had a fantastic Thanksgiving weekend. I’ve had my fill of turkey, pumpkin pie and football, and I’m ready to get back to talking and writing about our New York Mets. For most Met fans, there’s only one thing on everyone’s mind right now and it continues to […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Koji Uehara, RP

An article by posted on November 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Koji Uehara, RP

Koji Uehara Position: Reliever Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: April 3, 1975 (Age 41) As the New York Mets continue to scour the market for late inning relievers, one potential target is a right-handed arm that has experience in both closing and setting-up, in 41-year-old Koji Uehara. The eight-year veteran began his major league […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Carlos Gomez, OF

An article by posted on November 26, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Carlos Gomez, OF

Carlos Gomez Position: Outfield Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: December 4, 1985 (Turning Age 31) Since the 2015 Trade Deadline, it seems the New York Mets have tried to make a reunion happen with Carlos Gomez, their former amateur free agent signing out of the Dominican Republic in 2002. Gomez was on GM Sandy […]

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A.J. Pollock: Viable Backup Option to Cespedes?

An article by posted on November 25, 2016 0 Comments
A.J. Pollock: Viable Backup Option to Cespedes?

New Arizona Diamondbacks General Manager Mike Hazen could be looking to shed more payroll after trading shortstop Jean Segura to the Seattle Mariners. Segura had a career year in 2016 in his only season with the D-Backs, but he is arbitration eligible and is projected to make $7.3 million by MLBTR. That’s quite a jump […]

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Happy Thanksgiving Day From Everyone At MMO!

An article by posted on November 24, 2016 0 Comments
Happy Thanksgiving Day From Everyone At MMO!

On behalf of everyone at Metsmerized Online, we would like to wish all of you a very Happy Thanksgiving. Have yourselves a wonderful day and make some great memories with your friends, families and loved ones. Thanks to the New York Mets for another fun and exciting season, the second one in a row. Thanks […]

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Latest On Cespedes: Yankees Are Out, Mets Still Favorites To Sign Him

An article by posted on November 23, 2016 0 Comments
Latest On Cespedes: Yankees Are Out, Mets Still Favorites To Sign Him

As I had heard and reported several times over the past seven days, the New York Yankees have no intention of signing Yoenis Cespedes, sources recently told Christian Red of the Daily News. One person I spoke to with knowledge of the situation, told me last Thursday that the Yankees had an “obligatory check-in” with the […]

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