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Braves Acquire Brandon Phillips From Reds

An article by posted on 12/02/2017 0 Comments
Braves Acquire Brandon Phillips From Reds

According to FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal via Twitter, the Cincinnati Reds have dealt veteran second baseman Brandon Phillips to the Atlanta Braves. The Reds are getting very little in return apparently as they were eager just to open up a roster spot and save some some money. A three-time All-Star and four-time Gold Glove award […]

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Blue Jays Sign Joe Smith To One-Year Deal

An article by posted on 05/02/2017 0 Comments
Blue Jays Sign Joe Smith To One-Year Deal

The Toronto Blue Jays have have agreed to a one-year deal with right-handed reliever Joe Smith, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports who reported the news via Twitter late on Saturday night. Free agent relievers have been literally flying off the board in the last 48 hours at an incredible pace leaving the likes of Joe […]

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Dodgers Deal With Romo Not Quite Finished

An article by posted on 03/02/2017 0 Comments
Dodgers Deal With Romo Not Quite Finished

Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports chimes in and says that the Dodgers deal with reliever Sergio Romo has not been finalized yet despite earlier reports of the deal being done pending physical. Earlier this week, Romo himself reported that the Mets had shown interest in signing the former San Francisco Giants closer. That interest […]

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Good Fundies Episode 31: Brian on the Street

An article by posted on 02/02/2017 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 31: Brian on the Street

Brian tired himself out after venting his continuing frustration at the lack of activity by the Mets front office, Matt Harvey declining to unblock him on Twitter despite extreme awareness, declaring we are all currently living in the darkest timeline, and from sending Roger to the therapist’s office to admit he’s frustrated at the Mets […]

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Orioles, Mark Trumbo Agree On Three-Year Deal

An article by posted on 19/01/2017 0 Comments
Orioles, Mark Trumbo Agree On Three-Year Deal

According to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag on Twitter, the Baltimore Orioles and free agent Mark Trumbo have agreed on a deal. The deal is for three years, $37.5 million, pending physical. Trumbo, 31, was the MLB home run leader in 2016, clubbing 47 long balls and driving in 108 runs, while hitting at a […]

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Mets, Familia Settle On $7.4 Million To Avoid Arbitration

An article by posted on 13/01/2017 0 Comments
Mets, Familia Settle On $7.4 Million To Avoid Arbitration

According to James Wagner of The New York Times on Twitter, the Mets and RHP Jeurys Familia have settled on $7.425 million, avoiding arbitration. Pace Law School projections had Familia getting $7.37 million. Familia, 27, led major league baseball with 51 saves this past season which also set a new single season franchise record. He […]

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Good Fundies Episode 30: The Mets Top 10 of 2016

An article by posted on 04/01/2017 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 30: The Mets Top 10 of 2016

Brian and Roger asked what the most important, impactful, and defining stories and moments of 2016 were for the New York Mets. Using those suggestions with the hashtag #Mets2016Top10, the two put together their own lists and combined them to create an ultimate countdown on the podcast. Did Mike Piazza‘s Hall of Fame induction make […]

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Congrats To Baseball America Cover Boy Amed Rosario

An article by posted on 21/12/2016 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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Good Fundies Episode 29: This is Not a Blog (with Dan Szymborski)

An article by posted on 16/12/2016 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 29: This is Not a Blog (with Dan Szymborski)

Roger and Brian wished each other, as well as the listeners, a very happy holiday season and New Year, before they talked about the recently quiet Mets offseason, as well as the fairly funny (to Mets fans) Winter Meetings the Nationals just had, before admitting that the Nationals still might be the better team. They […]

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Orioles Agree On One Year Deal With Catcher Welington Castillo

An article by posted on 14/12/2016 0 Comments
Orioles Agree On One Year Deal With Catcher Welington Castillo

Jon Heyman reports via Twitter that the Baltimore Orioles have signed free agent catcher Welington Castillo to a one year deal worth $6 million dollars, that includes a player option for 2018 worth $7 million. Castillo, 29, batted .264/.322/.423 last season with 24 doubles, 16 home runs and 68 RBIs in 457 plate appearances. He […]

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