Good morning Mets fans! Today is the first day of winter and thus we are one season away from Opening Day.
Latest Mets News
John Delcos of Forbes considers the Mets to be an improved team, but not that much better than last year’s team.
Latest MLB News
Baseball Prospectus created a video that explains their new advanced hitting metric: Deserved Runs Created Plus (DRC+).
Eno Sarris of The Athletic tried answering the question of “How many good young players does a team really need in order to compete?”
A big brawl ensued in the ninth inning of Wednesday’s Venezuelan winter league game between La Guaira and Caracas.
Latest NL East News
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Ty Kelly wrote the third installment of his series: “My Baseball Life.”
Matt Musico wrote about the NL East race which is already looking like a good one due to the improvements made and the urgency to win by four out of the five teams.
John Sheridan emphasized the importance for the Mets to address the depth of the team.
This Day in Mets History
2005: The Mets signed Chad Bradford to a one-year deal. He pitched to the tune of a 2.90 ERA and 1.16 WHIP over the course of 70 appearances and 62 innings during the 2006 season.
Birthdays: John Mayberry Jr. turns 35, Taylor Teagarden turns 35, Philip Humber turns 36, Royce Ring turns 38, Dicky Gonzalez turns 40, Buddy Carlyle turns 41, LaTroy Hawkins turns 46, Roger McDowell turns 58, Dave Kingman turns 70 and Elliott Maddox turns 71.