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Video: Anthony Recker hits a game-tying grand slam in the ninth inning

The Mets weren’t able to accomplish a whole lot offensively against the Rangers in Saturday’s spring finale against the Rangers at Globe Life Park.  They had been held scoreless through eight innings and entered the top of the ninth down 4-0. 148 more words

New York Mets 2015 Season Preview

This is one of a series of posts in which I will be breaking down every team in baseball. I am by no means a credible source—merely a casual fan who knows a little about baseball and would like to share my observations. 858 more words

Season Previews

Mets manager Terry Collins: "If we play up to expectations... we’ll be playing in October."

It’s been a while since the Mets were in a position to hurl pre-season smack talk. Carlos Beltran was the last to fire a volley before the 2008 season to then-Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins, who had the previous season declared the Phillies the “team to beat”. 321 more words

Sandy Alderson believes the Mets have the potential to improve by 10 wins

After finishing at 79-83 in 2014, the Mets had two clear needs this offseason to emerge as legitimate contenders: A corner outfielder and a shortstop. They got off to an interesting start by signing Michael Cuddyer to a two-year, $21 million contract (and surrendering their first-round pick for 2015 in the process) in November, but nothing of note has happened since unless you count John Mayberry, Jr. 250 more words

Coleman, Colon and Co. visit Jefferson City

The Caravan contingent of Coleman, Colon and Co. headed south and east today, stopping in Jefferson City.  Reliever Louis Coleman and infielder Christian Colon are on the trip, along with Royals Hall of Famer John Mayberry, broadcaster Steve Physioc, KayCee – The W Guy and a very important piece of hardware.  15 more words

Mets designate Gonzalez Germen for assignment

To make room on the 40-man roster for outfielder John Mayberry Jr. the Mets have designated for assignment right-hander Gonzalez Germen.

Germen spent parts of the past two seasons in the Mets’ bullpen, posting a combined 4.31 ERA with 64 strikeouts in 65 innings. 44 more words