Tag: RBI

Dominic Smith Ranked Third Best 1B Prospect

An article by posted on January 21, 2017 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Ranked Third Best 1B Prospect

MLB Pipeline unveiled their rankings for the Top 10 first base prospects in baseball, and Mets prospect Dominic Smith was ranked third for the second consecutive year. He finished behind Dodgers prospect Cody Bellinger and Pirates prospect Josh Bell. Smith, 21, is coming off his best season as a professional. While being the youngest player […]

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Why Isn’t Edgardo Alfonzo in the Mets Hall of Fame?

An article by posted on January 15, 2017 0 Comments
Why Isn’t Edgardo Alfonzo in the Mets Hall of Fame?

Back in 2012, the New York Mets announced their 50th Anniversary Team.  Reviewing the list none of the players named should come as a surprise.  It should come as even less of a surprise that of all the players named to the team, all the retired players have also been inducted into the Mets Hall […]

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Travis d’Arnaud, Mets Avoid Arbitration With One-Year Deal

An article by posted on January 13, 2017 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud, Mets Avoid Arbitration With One-Year Deal

The New York Mets have avoided arbitration with catcher Travis d’Arnaud on a one-year deal worth $1.875 million according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports. He was projected to make $1.9 million by Pace Law School. D’Arnaud, 28, is coming off his worst season as a pro, posting a .629 OPS and 69 OPS+ […]

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Braves Interested in Kelly Johnson

An article by posted on January 10, 2017 0 Comments
Braves Interested in Kelly Johnson

According to David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Braves are interested in signing former Met and former Brave Kelly Johnson. If the Braves do indeed re-sign Johnson, it would mark the third straight offseason the Braves signed Johnson.  As many Mets fans will joke, this could lead to the third straight season the Mets […]

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Phillies Could Be Interested In Jay Bruce

An article by posted on January 4, 2017 0 Comments
Phillies Could Be Interested In Jay Bruce

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Philadelphia Phillies are looking to add a bat to play a corner outfield position or first base. From the free agent side, the Phillies are interested in Michael Saunders and Brandon Moss. On the trade front, the Phillies could be interested in a hitter like Jay Bruce. […]

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Congrats To Baseball America Cover Boy Amed Rosario

An article by posted on December 21, 2016 0 Comments
Congrats To Baseball America Cover Boy Amed Rosario

New York Mets shortstop of the future, Amed Rosario, is next month’s cover boy on Baseball America, senior editor Matt Eddy announced on Twitter this afternoon. It’s a gorgeous cover if I should say so myself on what we hope will be a future star for the Mets for years to come. At the recently […]

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Is Andrew McCutchen Worth The Risk?

An article by posted on December 21, 2016 0 Comments
Is Andrew McCutchen Worth The Risk?

Until the 2016 season, Andrew McCutchen was considered a superstar, and given his part in the Pirates resurgence from their 21 consecutive losing seasons, he was one of the most important players in baseball. This is reflected in McCutchen finishing in the Top 5 in National League MVP voting for four consecutive seasons with him […]

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Should The Mets Pursue Charlie Blackmon?

An article by posted on December 20, 2016 0 Comments
Should The Mets Pursue Charlie Blackmon?

Ken Rosenthal recently reported for Fox Sports that the Mets are interested in pursuing a center field upgrade for the 2017 season. At this point in the offseason, we have a general idea of the center fielders that are available in trades. The Pittsburgh Pirates are known to be willing to move Andrew McCutchen for a […]

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Mets Minors: Top 5 First Base Prospects

An article by posted on December 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 5 First Base Prospects

We have voted on our Top 5 prospects at each position in the Mets minor league system. For the fifth installment in the series we now analyze the Mets five best first base prospects. We have already covered shortstop, second base, catcher, and third base. The Mets first base situation is intriguing. On the one hand, you have a […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Expected To Play Winter Ball in Venezuela

An article by posted on December 12, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera Expected To Play Winter Ball in Venezuela

According to a team source, Asdrubal Cabrera has arrived in camp with the Leones del Caracas of the Venezuelan Winter League. Cabrera, 31, could be added to the roster as early as this week to get some at-bats. He played in five games for Leones last season and went 3 for 19. The Venezuelan Winter […]

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