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Collins Says Mets Will Do Some Amazing Things In 2017

An article by posted on February 1, 2017 0 Comments
Collins Says Mets Will Do Some Amazing Things In 2017

The Mets have never appeared in three straight postseasons, but according to Terry Collins, there is a first time for everything. “We can do some amazing things,’’ Collins told Kevin Kernan of the NY Post. “Last year we showed so much character. Two years ago everything went our way. Last year we had to make […]

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Ignore The Noise, The Mets Are Going To Be Just Fine

An article by posted on January 29, 2017 0 Comments
Ignore The Noise, The Mets Are Going To Be Just Fine

Good Morning to all of you. As I sit here enjoying a fresh brewed cup of coffee I can’t believe that in 14 days and most likely less than that, pitchers and catchers will start reporting to Mets camp at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie and a new season will suddenly be upon us. […]

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Boras Believes Conforto Should Start Season In Majors

An article by posted on January 28, 2017 0 Comments
Boras Believes Conforto Should Start Season In Majors

The Mets have a glut of outfielders and that doesn’t appear to be changing any time soon with the news from earlier this week that the team intends to start the season with Jay Bruce as their starting right fielder. Scott Boras, Michael Conforto‘s agent, disagrees with the notion that his client could potentially start […]

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The Most Untouchable Pitches in Baseball

An article by posted on January 26, 2017 0 Comments
The Most Untouchable Pitches in Baseball

Mike Petriello, an analyst for MLB, has ranked what pitchers in baseball have the most dominant individual pitches in baseball. This was done with a simple barometer, that being what percent of the time that pitch was thrown and resulted in a swing and a miss. It did not take called strikes into account, nor […]

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Best and Worst Trades By Every Mets GM

An article by posted on January 24, 2017 0 Comments
Best and Worst Trades By Every Mets GM

The Mets are a team with a penchant for bad trades. Anyone who’s been a Mets fan for more than a couple of years would probably finish that sentence with a handful of notorious trade fans consider to be the worst. You know which ones I’m talking about. But while the players involved in these trades […]

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Yordano Ventura, Andy Marte Killed In Separate Car Crashes

An article by posted on January 22, 2017 0 Comments
Yordano Ventura, Andy Marte Killed In Separate Car Crashes

According to several different sources, including Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports on Twitter, Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura died in a car crash early Sunday morning in the town of Juan Adrian in the Dominican Republic. Ventura, 25, was a hard-throwing righty with loads of potential. In a statement issued by the Royals in regards to […]

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Athletics Sign Alejandro De Aza To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
Athletics Sign Alejandro De Aza To Minor League Deal

The Oakland Athletics have signed free agent OF Alejandro De Aza to a minor league deal with an invitation to Major League Spring Training, the team announced on Friday. De Aza, 33 in April, spent 2016 with the Mets appearing in 130 games, and hitting a meager .205/.297/.321 in a semi-reserve role. Before the Mets […]

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Raines, Bagwell, Pudge Are Your 2017 Hall of Famers

An article by posted on January 18, 2017 0 Comments
Raines, Bagwell, Pudge Are Your 2017 Hall of Famers

2016 saw one of the all-time Met greats in Mike Piazza get into the baseball Hall of Fame in his fourth year on the ballot, receiving 83 percent of the vote. In addition to Piazza, Ken Griffey, Jr. received 99.3 percent of the vote, almost unanimously, and got in on his first year on the […]

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Vegas Puts Mets at 18-1 Odds To Win World Series

An article by posted on January 14, 2017 0 Comments
Vegas Puts Mets at 18-1 Odds To Win World Series

Las Vegas put out their odds to win the World Series in 2017 and not surprisingly the Cubs are overwhelming favorites to repeat as champions, at 15-4. The Red Sox follow that at 11-2. Rounding out the top five are the 2016 American League Champion Indians (8-1), the Nationals (10-1) and the Dodgers (14-1). The […]

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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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