By Gem Tablak With Sandy Alderson stating the Mets are entertaining the idea of moving Zack Wheeler out into the bullpen for the start of the year, why not just keep him there? Now I know everyone wants to see … Continue reading Can the Mets turn Wheeler into Wade Davis?
By Gem Tablak Even with the Mets re-signing Rene Rivera, I’m going to go ahead & slot Plawecki ahead of Rivera. The reason being is potential, Rivera has pretty much hit his peak & is mostly used with Noah Syndergaard … Continue reading Mets Catcher Candidate: Kevin Plawecki
By Gem Tablak The Orioles have re-acquired Mets RHP Logan Verrett in exchange for cash. The O’s selected Logan Verrett in the Rule 5 draft a couple of years back so Verrett is not a stranger to the Orioles organization. … Continue reading Updated: Mets trade Verrett
By Gem Tablak On November 9th, former Royals closer & current free agent Greg Holland held a showcase for about 18 teams. While Holland used to average 96 mph on his fastball, it wasn’t to much of a surprise that … Continue reading Should the Mets sign Holland?
By Gem Tablak While many fans may cringe at the thought of having TdA being the Mets full time catcher, we have to remember that he’s only a season removed from him having a pretty good season. Now I know … Continue reading Updated: Mets Catcher Candidate: #1 Travis d’Arnaud
By Gem Tablak Sandy Alderson shared with WOR News Talk Radio on Wednesday that Yoenis Cespedes has recently texted him expressing his desire to return to the Mets of New York. Alderson also stated that there are several other players … Continue reading Cespedes making efforts to remain with the Mets
By Gem Tablak It’s no secret that I want to throw a boatload of money at Yoenis Cespedes, it wouldn’t & couldn’t be my money so why not back a couple of Brinks trucks in too? Unfortunately for Cespedes fans, … Continue reading How the Mets are better prepared for a Cespedes departure.
By Gem Tablak New York Post’s Joel Sherman reports via tweet (Tweet Below) that Neil Walker will accept his $17.2M qualifying offer. In 2016 Walker earned $10.55M, so he will be looking at roughly a $7M raise. Hard to complain … Continue reading Walker to accept QO from Mets
By Gem Tablak Mets GM Sandy Alderson was said to be “extremely disappointed” & “Shocked” according to team officials following the arrest of the teams “Ace Reliver” Jeurys Familia. The closer was arrested on domestic violence charges & further information … Continue reading Mets GM Alderson ‘shocked’ by Familia’s arrest.
By Gem Tablak MLB.com’s Anthony DiComo has tweeted that the Mets have issued Neil Walker the Qualifying Offer of $17.2M. The Mets traded Jon Niese for Walker last offseason & the move clearly payed off as Walker went yard 23 … Continue reading Neil Walker receives the QO from the Mets