On Baseball: For 2015, Bookmakers See Mets and Yankees as Evennytimes.com Dec 20 (2 days ago)With one New York team falling and the other rising, the teams’ odds of winning the World Series are equalizing at 25-1.Upvote Share Tweet
Yanks land reliever Germen in deal with MetsMLB.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)The Yankees acquired right-handed reliever Gonzalez Germen from the Mets on Friday in exchange for cash considerations.Upvote Share Tweet
Sources: Rockies, Mets not actively talking TuloMLB.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)CBSSports.com reported on Friday that the Rockies and Mets are "quietly discussing" a possible deal involving shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, but went on to say talks are "in the early stages with several hurdles to go." Two sources with …Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Dec 18 (4 days ago)It may turn out that Sandy Alderson is taking the right approach to building a winner.Upvote Share TweetThe Mets addressed one of their primary needs before leaving the Winter Meetings on Thursday, agreeing to terms with outfielder John Mayberry Jr. on a one-year contract worth $1.45 million. The deal is pending a physical, according to a source.Upvote Share Tweet
As Billy Beane sells off Oakland A's, where were Yankees and Mets?nydailynews.com Dec 10Billy Beane, Oakland’s mad scientist GM, is the only executive at the winter meetings whose room has a revolving door.Upvote Share Tweet
Alderson Makes It Clear: Mets Won’t Spend a Bundle This Winternytimes.com Dec 8General Manager Sandy Alderson said the team payroll had climbed to about $100 million and was likely to stay there through spring training.Upvote Share Tweet
Trading Gee would give Mets flexibilityMLB.com Dec 8Although the Mets still hope to upgrade at shortstop and procure a left-handed reliever and right-handed bench bat, they have focused most of their early energy at the Winter Meetings trying to trade Dillon Gee.Upvote Share Tweet
Collins knows 2015 is a make-or-break seasonMLB.com Dec 8Terry Collins understands that the time for bashfulness has passed. Even if the Mets make only incremental upgrades to their roster from now until Spring Training, they expect to win next summer. And so Collins knows that 2015 may very well make or brea…Upvote Share Tweet
Mets shouldn't blow chance to sign David Robertsonnydailynews.com Dec 7The Yankees offered the Mets the perfect opportunity to make an eye-popping move: Sign David Robertson.Upvote Share TweetHarvey admitted he had been “stubborn” for pushing the front office to allow him to return by the end of last season, and seemed receptive to the idea of an innings limit in 2015.Upvote Share Tweet
Eyes on shortstop prize at Winter MeetingsMLB.com Dec 3The Mets accomplished their primary offseason goal a month ago, signing outfielder Michael Cuddyer to a two-year deal. Now they are looking to upgrade at shortstop despite an imperfect market, with the Winter Meetings providing a rare opportunity for th…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Dec 3San Diego Padres shortstop Everth Cabrera and New York Mets outfielder Eric Young Jr. were among 32 players tossed into the free-agent market Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Dec 2Injured Atlanta pitchers Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy, and New York Mets outfielder Eric Young Jr. were among the players allowed to become free agents when their teams decided not to offer 2015 contracts by Tuesday night's deadline.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 1Listen to any baseball fan who watched Dwight Gooden pitch for the New York Mets as a 19-year-old in 1984 and you will hear stories about the electric fastball that propelled him into stardom, allowing him to win the National League Rookie of the Year a…Upvote Share Tweet
Early Hot Stove splashes with more to come in NL EastMLB.com Nov 28Among NL East clubs, the Marlins made the boldest move of the winter thus far, coming to terms with Giancarlo Stanton on a contract extension potentially worth $325 million. We've also seen a major trade involving the Braves and a surprising signing by …Upvote Share Tweet
Dice-K To Return To Japan, Take His Mythical Gyroball With Himdeadspin.com Nov 25After six seasons with the Red Sox and two with the Mets, Daisuke Matsuzaka is apparently returning to Japan, considering a contract with the defending champion Fukuoka Softbank Hawks. He'll always be remembered for the hype, and for his unhittable pitc…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Nov 23Sadecki, a left-handed pitcher, won 135 games in his 18 seasons in the major leagues, finishing his career with the Mets.Upvote Share Tweet
Marlins, Blue Jays, Cardinals, Athletics and Mets make early splash, but what's next?nydailynews.com Nov 22It’s already been one of the busiest baseball Novembers in recent memory with the Marlins, Blue Jays, Cardinals, Mets and even the A’s (Billy Butler) all having made bold statements as to their playoff intentions for next season.Upvote Share TweetThe team is hoping that Kevin Long, who throws batting practice left-handed to lefty hitters, will help Curtis Granderson and Lucas Duda.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets, Yankees Primed To Make Moves?Dec 10ESPNNewYork.com's Andrew Marchand and Adam Rubin report from the winter meetings, including whether Max Scherzer would be a good fit for the Yankees and whether the Mets will trade Dillon Gee.
Yankees, Mets Looking To Add PiecesDec 8ESPNNewYork.com's Andrew Marchand and Adam Rubin report the latest from the winter meetings, including the Yankees' interest in Chase Headley and the Mets' pursuit of a shortstop.
Mets Sign Michael CuddyerNov 10ESPNNewYork.com's Adam Rubin breaks down the Mets' signing of outfielder Michael Cuddyer to a two-year deal.
Jacob deGrom Named NL Rookie Of The YearNov 10Adam Rubin discusses Jacob deGrom being named the National League Rookie of the Year.
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ESPN NowDec 22Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy personally told Smith that he was being released shortly before noon today, sources tell ESPN's Marc Stein. Van Gundy str...
A Repeat PossibilityDec 22One year ago today, Arizona, on the outside of the playoffs looking in, went to Seattle and spanked the Seahawks, 17-10. The Seahawks were one of the best teams in the league, but as they walked off CenturyLink Field, a doubt or two had to be creeping i…
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