Category: New York Mets

Mets sign hard-throwing reliever Trevor May

Mets sign hard-throwing reliever Trevor May

In what will be the first significant free-agent splash of the Steve Cohen era, the Mets on Tuesday agreed to terms on a two-year deal with free-agent reliever Trevor May, according to multiple sources. The team has not confirmed the deal, which ... MORE
Hensley Meulens not returning as Mets bench coach in 2021

Hensley Meulens not returning as Mets bench coach in 2021

Hensley Meulens is not returning as Mets bench coach in 2021, SNY’s Andy Martino has confirmed. Meulens was originally brought into the Mets organization when they hired Carlos Beltran to be their manager last year. However, once the team moved on to ... MORE
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Mets, Yankees among five teams expressing interest in free agent catcher James McCann

Mets, Yankees among five teams expressing interest in free-agent catcher James McCann

With the Mets and Yankees in need of a starting catcher who can be a plus on both sides of the ball, both teams have expressed interest in free agent James McCann, reports Jon Heyman. Per Heyman, in addition to the Mets ... MORE
Chris Young removes name from consideration for Mets GM job

Chris Young removes name from consideration for Mets GM job

Chris Young has removed his name from consideration for the Mets’ GM job, reports Joel Sherman of the New York Post. https://t.co/I9pm7ghhWS News: Chris Young has pulled out of consideration to be the #Mets general manager, citing family reasons. — Joel Sherman ... MORE
Chris Young is a candidate for Mets GM

Chris Young is a candidate for Mets GM job

The Mets’ interest in Chris Young for a front office job, which was first reported by SNY’s Andy Martino, has reportedly led to him interviewing for GM, per Mike Puma of the New York Post. According to Martino, while Young is a candidate ... MORE
Four takeaways from Sandy Alderson’s news conference, including a Tim Tebow update

Four takeaways from Sandy Alderson’s news conference, including a Tim Tebow update

Mets president Sandy Alderson spoke with the media in his first lone news conference since returning to the franchise. Here are the four takeaways from Alderson’s Zoom conference with reporters on Monday, in addition to his touching on the GM search and Luis ... MORE
Mets sign RHP Sam McWilliams to 1-year deal

Mets sign RHP Sam McWilliams to 1-year deal

The Mets are being followed closely this offseason because they are expected to be major players in free agency. They made a minor move Friday, when they announced they signed right-hander Sam McWilliams to a one-year contract. MLB Network insider Jon Heyman ... MORE
Robinson Canó receives 162-game PED suspension

Robinson Canó receives 162-game PED suspension

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced on Wednesday that New York Mets second baseman Robinson Canó has received a 162-game suspension without pay after testing positive for Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance, in violation of Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention ... MORE
Baseball still in his heart, Tim Tebow preps for ’21

Tim Tebow plans to play baseball in 2021

Even now, Tim Tebow is unwilling to put an expiration date on his big league pursuit. At an age when many players begin to consider retirement, Tebow is preparing to embark upon a fourth Minor League season. The first three have not ... MORE
Mets have reportedly shown interest in free agent OF Marcell Ozuna

Mets have reportedly shown interest in free agent OF Marcell Ozuna

The Mets have expressed interest in free agent OF Marcell Ozuna, reports Ken Davidoff of the New York Post. Good afternoon. Here's our news story on the #Mets' interest in free-agent DH-OF Marcell Ozuna: https://t.co/RuyZAEDyQJ #Braves — Ken Davidoff (@KenDavidoff) November 16, ... MORE
Mets and Yankees among teams to express interest in free agent Yadier Molina

Mets and Yankees among teams to express interest in free agent Yadier Molina

With the Mets and Yankees’ catching situations in flux, both teams have expressed interest in free agent Yadier, reports SNY’s Andy Martino. Per Martino, the Mets and Yanks are among about five teams who have reached out. According to Jon Heyman, the Cardinals ... MORE
Noah Syndergaard takes another huge step as he works his way back from Tommy John surgery

Noah Syndergaard takes another huge step as he works his way back from Tommy John surgery

Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard continues to progress as he works his way back from Tommy John surgery, and the video Syndergaard posted on Thursday showed him taking a huge step. In the video, Syndergaard is throwing indoors from the rubber. Watch it ... MORE
Mets’ Jacob deGrom finishes third in 2020 NL Cy Young voting as Trevor Bauer takes home award

Mets’ Jacob deGrom finishes third in 2020 NL Cy Young voting as Trevor Bauer takes home award

Jacob deGrom’s quest for a third consecutive National League Cy Young Award officially came to an end on Wednesday, when he finished third in the balloting behind winner Trevor Bauer and Yu Darvish. Had deGrom won, he would have joined Greg Maddux and ... MORE
Marcus Stroman accepts qualifying offer, will return to Mets in 2021

Marcus Stroman accepts qualifying offer, will return to Mets in 2021

The Mets have one less rotation hole to fill. Rather than test free agency, as he seemed committed to doing earlier this year, Marcus Stroman on Wednesday accepted the Mets’ one-year, $18.9 million qualifying offer to return to Queens. The move gives ... MORE
Luis Rojas ‘very likely’ to remain Mets’ manager

Luis Rojas ‘very likely’ to remain Mets’ manager

Despite a significant shakeup in the Mets’ front office, Luis Rojas is “very likely” to return as manager under the team’s new regime in 2021. Mets president Sandy Alderson said Tuesday that he has spoken multiple times with Rojas to provide assurances ... MORE