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Bryce Harper MLB rumors: Giants, Phillies, Mets latest

We are long past the point of ridiculousness when it comes to the current status of free-agent star outfielder Bryce Harper.  As spring training begins, the six-time All-Star and 2015 NL MVP remains unsigned as teams remain stubborn to hash out a deal in the range of 10 years worth $300...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 12:26pm

Mets MLB rumors: Jacob deGrom contract latest

When it comes to spending money, it's always a long, drawn-out process for the New York Mets. Now, it might affect the future of their star ace Jacob deGrom.  Multiple reports on Tuesday revealed that the reigning National League Cy Young Award winner and his representation have set an...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 11:48am

Mets MLB trade rumors: Zack Wheeler to market this summer?

While the New York Mets have one of the better trios of starting pitchers in Major League Baseball, they really don't have any of them locked down.  Reigning NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom is under team control until 2020, but long-term extension talks have been dragging at a snail's...

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 8:57am

Mets want to win? Sign Dallas Keuchel

Opportunities for the New York Mets to actually become legitimate contenders in the National League are still out there despite pitchers and catchers reporting to spring training in just two weeks.  Realistically, there is no chance that they'll shock the world and draft up a real pursuit...

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 11:41am

Mets MLB rumors: Should Adam Jones be in play?

The New York Mets are just two weeks away from pitchers and catchers reporting for spring training as Brodie Van Wagenen's first winter as general manager is inching toward completion.  It's been a busy offseason for the Mets, who are portraying the sincerest of intentions that they...

Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 10:37am

Manny Machado MLB rumors: Should Mets swoop in?

There is no denying that the New York Mets are suddenly hampered with a crowded infield.  After the signing of Jed Lowrie, who could very well be the team's starting second or third baseman come Opening Day, the Mets are experiencing a logjam that will see Robinson Cano, Todd Frazier,...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 10:54am

2019 Mets projected lineup after Jed Lowrie signing

Barring a shocking development, it seems as though Brodie Van Wagenen's shopping spree during his first offseason as New York Mets general manager is drawing to a close.  While he was as aggressive as possible given who he was working under (the Wilpon family), Mets fans will still feel...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 12:21pm

MLB Rumors: Manny Machado Yankees, Phillies, White Sox, Mets?

As the excruciatingly long wait of a decision from Manny Machado continues, SNY's Andy Martino gave us an obvious bit of news that seemed apparent for more than a month, now.  In what can only be described as par-for-the-course when it comes to the landscape of modern professional sports...

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 1:15pm

Mets MLB trade rumors: Setting up for Jacob deGrom shocker?

While the New York Mets pretend to suggest that they can actually contend for the playoffs despite getting stingy with their spendings yet again, the future of pitching ace Jacob deGrom remains unsettled.  The 2018 National League Cy Young Award winner is still under team control through...

Friday, January 11, 2019 - 2:49pm

Mets MLB rumors: Justin Wilson, Jerry Blevins, Jake Diekman

As big-name free agents continue to inch their way off Major League Baseball's market, the New York Mets are standing pat as they have reverted back to their cheap ways.  An offseason that started with the acquisitions of Robinson Cano, Wilson Ramos, along with relievers Edwin Diaz and...

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 12:11pm

After promising start, same old Mets this MLB offseason

The Wilpon Family and the New York Mets have duped us all once again.  After hiring Brodie Van Wagenen as the team's new general manager, the brash ex-agent announced his arrival with authority as he quickly addressed major team needs.  He traded for star closer Edwin Diaz and...

Monday, January 7, 2019 - 1:17pm

Ranking top New York teams, athletes of 2018

Another year, another championship-less 365 days for the major New York City-area professional sports franchises in 2018.  There were some contenders, some pretenders, and some that probably should have just taken the year off. But with the flip of a calendar, hope springs anew, just like for...

Monday, December 31, 2018 - 12:10am

Latest Bryce Harper MLB rumors: Cubs, Mets, Dodgers

The market for free-agent megastar Bryce Harper continues to be one of the more unpredictable storylines in Major League Baseball this offseason.  On the cusp of earning the largest contract in the game's history, there has been no shortage of suitors for the 26-year-old outfielder, as he...

Monday, December 24, 2018 - 8:10am

Mets MLB rumors: Mike Moustakas discussed

The New York Mets continue to be one of Major League Baseball's most aggressive teams this offseason as they look to quickly become contenders in the National League East.  Already having traded for Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz while signing Jeurys Familia and Wilson Ramos, new general...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 12:20pm

Mets MLB rumors: Latest on AJ Pollock, Juan Lagares

At Wilson Ramos' introductory press conference Tuesday, New York Mets general manager Brodie Van Wagenen provided a glimpse of what the immediate future holds for the franchise as an aggressive offseason continues.  That future, though, might not include veteran center fielder AJ...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 12:37pm

Mets Wilson Ramos introduced at Citi Field

New York Mets general manager Brodie Van Wagenen was impressed by the presence of Wilson Ramos during their meeting in Las Vegas last week.   On Tuesday, he made sure that everyone else experienced it as the Mets' newest catcher was introduced at Citi Field after inking a two-year deal...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 11:22am

MLB Winter Meetings are a bust: Malusis

As Major League Baseball's Winter Meetings came and went last week in Las Vegas, I can’t tell you how disappointed I was as not only a fan of the sport but one that has made sports my career.   It was a disaster of epic proportions. Not because of something that happened, because...

Monday, December 17, 2018 - 11:38am

Report: Mets sign Wilson Ramos

The New York Mets have agreed to a two-year contract pending a physical with free-agent catcher Wilson Ramos on Sunday afternoon, according to the Athletic's Ken Rosenthal. The deal will pay him $19 million over two years with a $7 million team option in 2021, per Ken Davidoff of the New York...

Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:10pm

Mets MLB rumors: Adam Jones, Juan Lagares latest

The New York Mets continue to ransack the offseason market as they attempt to build a viable contender in the NL East in 2019.  And they're making progress.  Atop the list of priorities for new general manager Brodie Van Wagenen this winter has been the bullpen, a catcher and a...

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:34am

Mets MLB rumors: Andrew Miller after Jeurys Familia?

While the New York Mets continue their search for a catcher and a right-handed center fielder, they continued to bolster their bullpen on Wednesday morning by bringing back righty Jeurys Familia on a three-year, $30 million deal, as first reported by MLB.com's Anthony DiComo. Familia...

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:03am