Tag: OPS

Latest On Cespedes: Nationals, Braves, Marlins Express Interest

An article by posted on January 19, 2016 0 Comments
Latest On Cespedes: Nationals, Braves, Marlins Express Interest

Latest Update 2:30 PM It appears that with no team willing to offer Yoenis Cespedes a long-term deal, the Mets and White Sox  now have some added competition as a few new teams are jumping into the fray. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports is reporting that the Washington Nationals are now showing interest in Cespedes […]

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Braves Looking To Trade Swisher And Bourn

An article by posted on January 4, 2016 0 Comments
Braves Looking To Trade Swisher And Bourn

With the Atlanta Braves in full rebuilding mode, veteran outfielders Michael Bourn and Nick Swisher are on the trading block. Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports that they hope to trade one of them prior to the season, and are willing to take on a significant portion of their salaries. Bowman says that since the Braves […]

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Granderson Excited About Offseason Acquisitions, Says Thumb Is Fine

An article by posted on December 15, 2015 0 Comments
Granderson Excited About Offseason Acquisitions, Says Thumb Is Fine

After a fantastic season in 2015, Curtis Granderson is already excited about next year.  Granderson knows there will be a lot of pressure on the team to perform, but says that he’s prepared for the challenge. “The target will definitely be on our back,” Granderson said. “Case in point, you look at what Washington has […]

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MMO Mailbag: Trading For Todd Frazier, Moving Wright To First Base

An article by posted on November 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Trading For Todd Frazier, Moving Wright To First Base

Tom K. asks… I am not a big Lucas Duda fan mostly because his cold streaks drive me nuts. He has like four hot weeks spread out over a six month season. If David Wright is eventually going to be moved to 1B for health and durability issues, why not do it now and trade […]

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Featured Post: Alderson Admits “He Missed” On Dodgers 3B Justin Turner

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Alderson Admits “He Missed” On Dodgers 3B Justin Turner

On December 2nd, 2013 the New York Mets decided to non-tender then-utility infielder Justin Turner. Essentially, the Mets front office decided to release Turner because he was due a raise in arbitration that would have paid him $750 thousand dollars. However, after a tide of shock and dismay by Mets fans on social media, two days […]

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Cespedes Will Seek Six-Year Deal, But Will It Be With Mets?

An article by posted on September 19, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Will Seek Six-Year Deal, But Will It Be With Mets?

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes told Marly Rivera of ESPN Deportes  that he will be seeking at least a six-year deal this Winter when he becomes a free agent. “My only hope is to stay healthy,” Cespedes said. “I’m not thinking about a contract, but I do know that I will be looking for a contract that is six years […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Is Blossoming Into One Of MLB’s Top Catchers

An article by posted on September 15, 2015 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Is Blossoming Into One Of MLB’s Top Catchers

Last night with the Mets returning home after an 8-2 road trip, it was Travis d’Arnaud‘s turn to play Mr. Clutch. With the Mets trailing the Miami Marlins 3-1 in the bottom of the sixth inning, d’Arnaud belted a two-run homer to straight away center that tied the game at three. The Mets went on […]

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MMO Original: Predicting The Mets’ Post Season Roster

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Original: Predicting The Mets’ Post Season Roster

With the New York Mets now at 96.8 percent odds to make the postseason, me and a couple of my co-writers decided to have a little exercise and speculate what the Mets postseason roster would look like. Please keep in mind that we are assuming all players are healthy and that we completed this five […]

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Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

Do the Mets have one of the most dangerous lineups in the league against left-handed pitching? It certainly looks that way with the way they are hitting lately. New York recently crushed Phillies’ lefty Adam Morgan during Tuesday’s 16 run explosion at Citizens Bank Park, and they also scored 11 runs against Rockies left-hander Chris […]

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Lagares Rewards Collins With Impressive Day At the Plate

An article by posted on August 12, 2015 0 Comments
Lagares Rewards Collins With Impressive Day At the Plate

During the Mets 4-0 win over the Rockies, Juan Lagares had one of his best games of the season. He collected three hits in five at-bats, and he drove in two RBI. He led off the game with a double in the first inning, and he then belted another extra base hit that drove in […]

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Mets Trade Buzz: Amazins Shift Their Attention To Gerardo Parra

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Trade Buzz: Amazins Shift Their Attention To Gerardo Parra

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Mets have shifted their interest to Brewers outfielder Gerardo Parra. This comes a day after Joel Sherman indicated the Mets are now targeting a left-handed hitting outfielder. Parra, 28, has become very popular of late as more and more teams realize his value and versatility. The two-time […]

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