The New York Mets will play a televised baseball game this afternoon for the first time since September 29th, 2013. As long as I’m in New Jersey and they’re in Florida, that’s the best birthday present that they can give me. 290 more words
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The games start soon, beginning with an intrasquad matchup on Thursday. Buckle in.
What we learned: The Mets will hold back some of their regular starting pitchers early in the Grapefruit League season, in an attempt to see as many arms as possible. 146 more words
One week into workouts and the start of Spring Training games less than a week from starting, optimism is high for the New York Mets in 2014. 233 more words
The last of the baseball industry’s four most well-known Top 100 Prospect lists is in the books. Baseball America released its list tonight, with four Mets on it. 138 more words
(As it’s been pointed out, the Mets official reporting date is five days from now, on Feb. 15, and I can’t read a calendar. Just pretend you’re reading the post below on Tuesday.) 275 more words
Wilmer Flores has not played his natural position of shortstop professionally in the United States since 2011, when he was 19 years old. Despite the Mets’ clear weakness at that position, Flores’ name does not typically surface in discussions about it. 676 more words