Mets

Zack Wheeler Mets injury: Latest on possible shutdown

Zack Wheeler had an uncharacteristically poor start, or inning, on Monday night against the Philadelphia Phillies, squandering a four-run lead in the in the fifth inning to let the New York Mets' division foes back into the game.  While he leveled the ship and came away with the win,...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 11:41am

Wilson Ramos Mets MLB rumors: New York's next catcher?

Among the many things the New York Mets need to upgrade this coming offseason, the catcher's spot is one of the most important things. Wilson Ramos could be the answer.  The 31-year-old veteran — currently playing for the division-rival Philadelphia Phillies — will become a...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 11:09am

Jacob deGrom with another strong start vs. Red Sox

Jacob deGrom's pursuit of the National League Cy Young Award remains very much intact after another quality outing against Major League Baseball's best offense in the Boston Red Sox on Sunday afternoon. The New York Mets ace went seven strong innings, allowing three runs on five hits while...

Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 3:58pm

Mets MLB rumors: Latest on David Wright future

The New York Mets and David Wright announced in a press conference on Thursday afternoon that the team will activate the captain for the final homestand of the 2018 season in what will be his final action in Major League Baseball.  He will be starting at third base on Saturday, Sept. 29,...

Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 1:56pm

NL Cy Young Award: Jacob deGrom strengthens case

For a moment, I want you to forget about the names Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer and Aaron Nola, three of the best arms in the National League as I prove to you how worthless a pitcher's win-loss record is. Below is a list of three pitchers, their stats other than their record simply laid before...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 11:51am

David Wright joining Mets to finish rehab: Report

It looks as though David Wright will be donning a New York Mets uniform as a player once again.  Joel Sherman of the New York Post reported on Thursday morning that Wright will be joining the big-league club in San Francisco as the Mets are visiting the Giants.  However, he will not be...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 12:05pm

Mets MLB trade rumors: Noah Syndergaard, Zack Wheeler

If the New York Mets are grasping for straws, a positive they can take out of the mess that is the 2018 season is the development of a big three within the starting rotation in Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler.  After years of wondering if the fantastic fivesome of those three...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 11:45am

What Phillies are getting with Jose Bautista trade

The Phillies acquired veteran outfielder Jose Bautista in a trade with the New York Mets on Tuesday, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. In exchange for the services of Bautista, Philadelphia is reportedly sending a player to be named later or cash to the New York per Jim...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 3:34pm

Mets MLB rumors: Where is Peter Alonso and Dominic Smith?

Would someone within the New York Mets organization like to provide a legitimate explanation as to why Peter Alonso and Dominic Smith are not in the big leagues right now? There is no denying that the Mets and their fans are already looking ahead to next year as they finish up another dreadful...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 2:41pm

Mets promoting rehabbing David Wright to triple-A

David Wright has taken another step closer to making it back to Major League Baseball.  The New York Mets captain has been promoted to triple-A Las Vegas as a part of the team's seven-game season-ending homestand, which begins on Tuesday night, per MLB.com's Anthony DiComo. It could...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 12:47pm

Report: Phillies claim Jose Bautista on revocable waivers from Mets

It appears as if the Phillies are still not done making moves during the August trade deadline. According to Ken Rosenthal of the Athletic, the Phillies have claimed New York Mets outfielder Jose Bautista on revocable trade waivers. The scribe adds that the two NL East teams are discussing a...

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 3:48pm

Malusis: Mets Zack Wheeler has found himself at the right time

In what has turned into a lost season for the Mets, along with the brilliance of Jacob deGrom, one of the few brights spots is right-handed starter Zack Wheeler. In a 3-0 victory over the Nationals on Saturday, Wheeler was dominant once again as he threw seven shutout innings, allowing six hits,...

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 10:31am

Mets Mickey Callaway must play Jeff McNeil, Dominic Smith

The New York Mets season is lost, that's something that has become painfully apparent for fans since June. It's been an all-too-familiar sight of the team simply playing out the remainder of its schedule through the dog days of summer instead of taking the field for meaningful games in what...

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 11:07am

Pantorno: If this is it for David Wright, laud him

Approximately 1,200 miles from Citi Field, one of the most important stories of New York Mets fans' disappointing and pitiful season began this week: the rehabilitation stint of captain David Wright.  The 35-year-old took the field for the first time in two years — hobbled by...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 11:32am

Can Mets build future around deGrom, Syndergaard, Wheeler?

The New York Mets are just playing out the rest of their 2018 schedule, another year in which the little brothers of the Big Apple woefully underachieved while falling flat on their collective faces.  Being a contender on a budget given by cheap ownership that is the Wilpon family was going...

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 12:34pm

Matt Harvey MLB trade rumors: Braves in pursuit

Former New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey, now with the Cincinnati Reds, could be making his way back to the National League East this season with one of the Mets' biggest rivals. According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale, the Atlanta Braves have been the most aggressive pursuer of the right-...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 1:51pm

Mets MLB trade rumors: Latest on Jose Bautista, Devin Mesoraco

It looks all but confirmed that the New York Mets won't be trading any of their pitchers, whether that's Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard or Zack Wheeler. But the team might not be completely quiet at Major League Baseball's trade deadline, which is today at 4 p.m. ET.  According to...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 11:58am

Pantorno: What suggests Mets will contend next year?

I have no answer to the question in this headline because I don't think anyone really knows why management of the New York Mets believes they can contend for a World Series next year.  On Monday night, ESPN's Buster Olney revealed the Mets are not looking to rebuild, despite that...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 8:57am

Zack Wheeler MLB trade rumors: Yankees, Brewers, Phillies

New York Mets starting pitcher Zack Wheeler continues to watch his value soar over the past few weeks. And with Major League Baseball's Jul. 31 trade deadline practically upon us, the market for the 28-year-old continues to heat up.  FanCred's Jon Heyman reported on Monday morning...

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 11:36am

Yankees trade rumors: Latest on Zack Wheeler, Chris Archer

The New York Yankees seemingly checked off a large task off their to-do list last week when they acquired left-handed pitcher J.A. Happ to help bolster an inconsistent starting rotation. However, they may not be done yet with the Major League Baseball's Jul. 31 trade deadline looming....

Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 10:20am