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General Managers Looking at Replays and Call-UpsUpdated Nov 7, 2012 Share TweetWhile the most exciting item of the day was Jason Bay's separation from the Mets, general managers spent the majority of Wednesday's meetings debating possible rule modifications to instant replay and September call-ups.Source: nytimes.com
Now that Jason Bay's awful tenure with NY Mets is over, Sandy Alderson should go and get former Yankee Melky CabreraUpdated Nov 7, 2012 Share TweetThe Mets, of all teams, made the biggest news on the first day of the GM meetings Wednesday by issuing a press release that stated they had “agreed to part ways” with Jason Bay. It was a nice way of saying they had released the poor, luckless left fieSource: nydailynews.com
Reyes honored at ALS fundraiser in New YorkUpdated Nov 7, 2012 Share TweetJose Reyes was honored Wednesday night at the 18th annual Lou Gehrig Sports Awards benefit dinner along with Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey and sports commentator Mary Carillo.
Attention on A-Rod after Bay's buyoutUpdated Nov 7, 2012 Share TweetThe Mets moved aggressively to make the best of a difficult situation with the remaining years on Jason Bay's contract. Would the Yankees consider it with Alex Rodriguez's deal?Share TweetMets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey was honored Wednesday at the 18th annual Lou Gehrig Sports Awards benefit dinner that raised more than $800,000 for the ALS Association.Share TweetQuick. Come up with reasons Art Howe should manage the Toronto Blue Jays. I have a few. The Blue Jays need a manager. Art Howe is a manager, maybe even a good one-he has a career 1129-1137 record, which isn't so bad given that he spent time running theSource: deadspin.comShare TweetINDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) -- The New York Mets and Jason Bay agreed to terminate their contract a year early, a deal that makes the outfielder a free agent and allows the team to spread out the remaining $21 million it owes him.
Mets sign righty reliever Burke to Minors dealUpdated Nov 7, 2012 Share TweetThe Mets and right-handed reliever Greg Burke agreed on a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training on Wednesday.Share TweetMets outfielder Lucas Duda broke his right wrist last month while moving furniture in his apartment, becoming another bullet point in a list of dumb baseball injuries, even just in 2012. More »Source: deadspin.com