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
By Paul DiSclafani It’s been 30 years since Bob Murphy made that iconic call, describing one of the most improbably plays in the most improbable World Series game in the most improbable post season for the Mets. October 25th, 1986. It was a season of domination for the Mets, winning 108 regular season games. But they almost blew their NLDS playoff series with the Houston Astros, having to win one game by a Lenny Dykstra home run in the bottom of the ninth inning, another in extra innings with a Gary Cater base hit and still another in extra innings … Continue reading “It Gets By Buckner!!”
By Gem Tablak Absolutely!! The team should look into all different types of alternatives to strengthen the club. Is Wieters that guy? No, probably not. While Wieters might be a nice complimentary player, I don’t think he’s the kind of … Continue reading Should the Mets look into Wieters?