Tag Archives: New York Mets

Posted on August 28, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Philadelphia Phillies just can’t stop adding hitters for the stretch run. On Tuesday, they added one more, acquiring Jose Bautista from the New York Mets. Bautista figures to be primarily used off the bench. However, he still has some power, and as we all know, he […]

Posted on July 21, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Oakland Athletics have made a bold move to improve their chances of making the postseason. On Saturday, the club completed a trade with the New York Mets for closer Jeurys Familia. In exchange, the Mets will receive pitcher Bobby Wahl, third base prospect William Toffey, and […]

Posted on June 11, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine On the heels of finally breaking their eight-game losing streak, the New York Mets have decided to part ways with veteran first baseman Adrian Gonzalez. The club announced after Sunday’s win over the Yankees that Gonzalez was being released. Dominic Smith will be called up and become […]

Posted on May 9, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Just a few days after the New York Mets designated him for assignment, they have found a taker for Matt Harvey. Tuesday evening, the Mets worked out a trade for Harvey with the Cincinnati Reds. In exchange for Harvey, the Mets received catcher Devin Mesoraco. As part […]

Posted on April 21, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The next time Matt Harvey takes the mound, he’ll do so as a reliever. New York Mets manager Mickey Calloway announced Saturday that Harvey is being moved to the bullpen. With Jason Vargas set to return from the DL within the next week, someone in New York’s […]

Posted on April 13, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine To this point in the season, the New York Mets have just one loss on their record. However, somehow the club managed to suffer two losses in a single day this week. Those two losses came in the form of catchers Travis d’Arnaud and Kevin Plawecki, who […]

Posted on April 5, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Things have gone well for the New York Mets early in the season. They are off to a 4-1 start, and it seems as if the good fortune will continue. On Thursday, the Mets activated outfielder Michael Conforto from the DL, far ahead of schedule. Conforto suffered […]

After being doomed by injuries in 2017, the New York Mets have essentially hit the reset button. Much of last year’s roster remains intact, most notably the team’s starting rotation, which has been stellar when they’ve managed to stay healthy, although that’s rarely been the case. Will the Mets have better luck in the injury […]

Posted on February 5, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The New York Mets have finally landed the infielder they’ve sought all offseason. Monday night, the Mets  agreed to a two-year deal with third baseman Todd Frazier worth $17 million. For Frazier, the move means moving across town after he finished the 2017 season with the New […]

Posted on January 25, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine In need of infield help with spring training fast approaching, the New York Mets have turned to a familiar face. On Thursday, the Mets agreed to sign longtime shortstop turned utility player Jose Reyes. According to reports, Reyes and the Mets have agreed to a one-year deal […]

Posted on January 20, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine It’s been roughly 20 months since New York Mets third baseman David Wright has played in a major league game. His medical ailments over the last few years have become too many to list. Even if he does make it back to the field in 2018, it […]

Posted on January 17, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine It appears all but certain that the New York Mets will begin the 2018 season without outfielder Michael Conforto. Mets GM Sandy Alderson indicated on Wednesday that Conforto is unlikely to be back until May. Alderson’s comments are the closest thing to a timetable the Mets have […]

Posted on January 14, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Veteran first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is going to get at least one more chance to extend his big league career. Late Saturday night, multiple sources confirmed that the New York Mets reached a deal to sign Gonzalez. The Mets will only have to pay Gonzalez the major […]

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