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Dwight Bernard - His New York Mets Career 1978,1979

The Mets drafted right-handed pitcher Dwight Bernard in the second round of the 1974 free agent draft.  He spent the next three seasons in the minors before making his major league debut on June 29, 1978 against the Pittsburg Pirates.  196 more words


Mets Pitcher Steven Matz Takes A Bite Out Of His Free Time With Shark Fishing Trip

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla (CBSNewYork) — A call to 911 could have followed one Mets player’s recent outing if things had gone wrong.

Some guys spend their days off golfing, but one Mets pitcher spent his time catching sharks. 185 more words


Jorge Velandia - His New York Mets Career 2000,2001,2003

The New York Mets acquired infielder Jorge Velandia from the Oakland A’s on August 30, 2000 from the Oakland A’s in exchange for Nelson Cruz.  He made his Met debut a week later on September 6th against the Cincinnati Reds as late game defensive replacement at second base.  178 more words


Coleman: Zack Wheeler's Bullpen Session Earns Rave Reviews From Terry Collins

By Ed Coleman
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (WFAN) — There were rain-shortened activities for the Mets on Wednesday, and more inclement weather might hinder them Thursday as well as they creep closer to their first exhibition game Friday against the Red Sox in Fort Myers. 426 more words


Phillies Farm Report: Crawford and Williams have a lot to prove before making the jump

Earlier today, MLB.com announced their top-30 prospect list for the Philadelphia Phillies. Ben Harris (@Ben27Harris) of Crashburn Alley published a comprehensive review of the MLB.com’s evaluation and offered his own feelings on the prospects that were discussed. 379 more words

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The 60 Players I look Forward To Watching This Spring – American League & National League East

Every spring I like to put a list of out of players that I look forward to watching for spring training.  There’s no rhyme or reason to be honest, as it could be a prospect getting a few innings on a big league roster, a guy coming back from injury, a key acquisition, or that teams top player.  684 more words

Mets pitcher shows off the massive scary shark he just caught

The good news about this for Mets fans is that Steven Matz will never again be nervous facing another batter. The dude caught a shark. And not just a shark. 70 more words