Morning Briefing: Bringing Big Sexy Back?

Congratulations to the Patriots and Eagles as they both won Sunday and will compete against each other in the Super Bowl on Feb. 4. It seems every front office GM was glued to those games as the baseball world was quiet on Sunday.

Latest Mets News

Mike Berardino of The Twin Cities Pioneer Press reports that Mets have recently shown interest in fan favorite Bartolo Colon. Colon resurrected his career with the Mets, pitching to 3.90 ERA throughout his three seasons in the orange and blue. Sandy Alderson has been looking for starting pitching this offseason and Colon has always been a reliable source of innings.

David Adler of believes that Brandon Nimmo can have a successful 2018 season if he can continue his 2017 plate discipline.

Latest MLB News

Jerry Cransick of ESPN indicates that a trade involving the Brewers is likely. The Brewers are looking for second base help and may be willing to dangle one of their young outfielders in a potential trade.

Mike Petriello writes about the youth revolution in the MLB.

According to a report from Yahoo Japan, The Brewers have made an offer to ace Yu Darvish.

Latest NL East News

Dee Gordon rips the Marlins new ownership in a recent interview with the Sun-Sentinel.

Talking Chop debates if the Braves should trade for Adam Duvall.

That Balls Outta Here predicts that the Phillies will not sign any more expensive free agents.

Latest on MMO

Mathew Brownstein interviews former Mets backstop Rene Rivera.

Josh Finkelstein wonders if Kevin Plawecki can fulfill on his hype in 2018.

Wall Flores believes that the Mets can go to the playoffs in 2018 if they sign a couple of free agents.

This Date in Mets history

The Mets acquired speedster Bernard Gilkey from the Cardinals in 1996.  That year, Gilkey hit .317/.393/.562 in a career season and still holds the Mets record for most doubles in a campaign.

Former Mets outfielder Wayne Kirby was born on Jan. 22, 1964.

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