Tag: trade

Does Juan Lagares Have a Role on the 2017 Mets?

An article by posted on 28/11/2016 0 Comments
Does Juan Lagares Have a Role on the 2017 Mets?

Once considered a lock to grace the Citi Field outfield on a regular basis for years to come, Juan Lagares has found himself to be somewhat a forgotten man. Ben Berkon of Forbes took a look of the quick rise and fall of Lagares. Injuries, offensive struggles and a glut of outfielders have mainly been […]

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

An article by posted on 25/11/2016 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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Featured Post: White Sox Could Deal Relievers Dan Jennings and David Robertson

An article by posted on 22/11/2016 0 Comments
Featured Post: White Sox Could Deal Relievers Dan Jennings and David Robertson

( Photo Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports) The Chicago White Sox are reportedly on the verge of a fire sale as we approach the winter meetings that will take place beginning December 5 in Washington D.C. MLB Trade Rumors takes a look at all the potential players that may be available to interested teams, some of […]

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Blue Jays Discussing Jay Bruce Deal With Mets

An article by posted on 13/11/2016 0 Comments
Blue Jays Discussing Jay Bruce Deal With Mets

According to ESPN’s Jim Bowden while a guest on MLB Network, the Toronto Blue Jays are reportedly discussing a deal for outfielder Jay Bruce with the New York Mets. No other particulars were mentioned and there was no indication of how far along any discussions were, but interesting to hear nonetheless. At last week’s GM […]

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Have Injuries Shelved Long-Term Talks With Mets Pitchers

An article by posted on 30/10/2016 0 Comments
Have Injuries Shelved Long-Term Talks With Mets Pitchers

For the past two years, signing the Mets’ young pitchers to long-term contracts seemed a paramount issue. Whom should they sign first, and for how much? Could they afford to sign two? In their wildest dreams, could they keep them all? Last winter, Mets GM Sandy Alderson said signing one or two of his young […]

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Marlins Could Make a Play For Cespedes

An article by posted on 28/10/2016 0 Comments
Marlins Could Make a Play For Cespedes

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN, the Miami Marlins may be a suitor for Yoenis Cespedes once he opts out of the remaining two years of his contract with the New York Mets. The Marlins interest should not be all that surprising. Dating back to the days of Livan Hernandez, the Marlins have valued their […]

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Mets Interested in Smyly, Looking to Upgrade at Catcher?

An article by posted on 25/10/2016 0 Comments
Mets Interested in Smyly, Looking to Upgrade at Catcher?

Shots fired… Was searching for some Mets news late last night and while this certainly doesn’t qualify as news I came across the following while skimming through articles on Fox Sports. This article says that the New York Mets have popped up in some recent rumors regarding left-handed starter Drew Smyly of the Tampa Bay Rays. President […]

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Should the Mets Re-Sign Kelly Johnson?

An article by posted on 21/10/2016 0 Comments
Should the Mets Re-Sign Kelly Johnson?

For the second straight season the Mets had injuries that led to a shortage of viable options off the bench and found themselves needing to trade for the services of Kelly Johnson. Johnson was surprisingly even better in his second stint with the Mets hitting .268/.328/.459 with eight doubles, nine home runs and 24 runs […]

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Should Mets Make A Play For Miguel Cabrera?

An article by posted on 20/10/2016 0 Comments
Should Mets Make A Play For Miguel Cabrera?

I’m not totally crazy, I promise. Why would the Tigers trade an 11-time All Star, 4-time AL Batting Champion, the first Triple Crown winner in 45 years — Basically, a no-doubt first-ballot Hall of Famer? Well, I can’t speak for Tigers GM Al Avila. However, I can at least try and convince him, and you, to […]

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MLB Exec Thinks Mets Could Deal Jay Bruce

An article by posted on 18/10/2016 0 Comments
MLB Exec Thinks Mets Could Deal Jay Bruce

There’s absolutely no question that the New York Mets will exercise the $13 million dollar option on outfielder Jay Bruce as soon as the World Series comes to an end. That much is clear. What isn’t so clear is what happens next. Clearly, Bruce had a rough go of it in New York, a city […]

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