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New sod is down at Syracuse Mets’ NBT Bank Stadium (time lapse video)

New sod is down at Syracuse Mets’ NBT Bank Stadium (time lapse video)

The Syracuse Mets have their own new field of dreams, one that was a dozen years in the making. Installation of the Mets’ new grass field at NBT Bank Stadium has been completed. It consists of 100,000 square feet of Kentucky Bluegrass ... MORE
Syracuse & New York Mets: 2020 Options

Syracuse & New York Mets: 2020 Options

Those in the Finger Lakes region face a tough choice about which sports team to back. Buffalo has NHL and NFL teams, while New York City has multiple teams for each major US sport. Boston and Toronto, though a bit farther than New ... MORE
Watch old field of Syracuse Mets’ NBT Bank Stadium sheared away (video)

Watch old field of Syracuse Mets’ NBT Bank Stadium sheared away (video)

NBT Bank Stadium’s field replacement project has begun, with old soil tossed aside and fresh sod expected to be installed and tucked away well before the unfriendly bite of winter. Current field removal started earlier this week, and workers on Thursday were ... MORE
Syracuse Mets still wait, but missed snowy spring

Syracuse Mets still wait, but missed snowy spring

As the sports hiatus from the coronavirus pandemic continues but does show signs of light at the end of the tunnel, fans in Syracuse still are wondering if they’ll see the Syracuse Mets baseball team. As we saw with the cancellation of ... MORE
Syracuse Mets Announce Brian Schneider as Manager for 2020 Season

Syracuse Mets Announce Brian Schneider as Manager for 2020 Season

The Syracuse Mets are excited to reveal that former New York Mets catcher Brian Schneider will lead the Syracuse Mets as the team’s manager for the 2020 season. Schneider replaces last season’s Syracuse Mets Manager Tony DeFrancesco. DeFrancesco managed Syracuse for one ... MORE
Mets release Syracuse outfielder Matt Kemp

Mets release Syracuse outfielder Matt Kemp

When veteran outfielder Matt Kemp arrived in Syracuse last month, he predicted his stay with the Triple-A Mets would be a short one. He was right, but not for the reason he thought. Kemp figured he’d quickly work his way out of ... MORE
Robinson Cano on rehab assignment in Syracuse

Robinson Cano on rehab assignment in Syracuse

Robinson Cano is striding his way back to the New York Mets in progressive steps of two innings at a time. It’s not his choice. He claims he’s ready for a full plate of action. But that’s not the plan for his ... MORE
What does Tim Tebow think of ‘Tim Tebull?’

What does Tim Tebow think of ‘Tim Tebull?’

Syracuse Mets outfielder Tim Tebow became a larger-than-life figure Friday night on the NBT Bank Stadium Field. Way larger. Tebow was one of the celebrities parodied in a guest appearance by the popular ZOOperstars! attraction at the Syracuse-Gwinnett game. ZOOperstars! is an ... MORE
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Benches clear in Syracuse Mets game at Yankees AAA squad in Scranton (video)

Benches clear in Syracuse Mets game at Yankees AAA squad in Scranton (video)

The Syracuse Mets and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders spill out of their dugouts for a confrontation after Mets pitcher Arquimedes Caminero plunked Scranton/Wilkes-Barre’s Breyvic Valera. The previous hitter, Mike Ford, had homered and Syracuse was upset by some of his antics as he rounded ... MORE
Taijeron hits first Syracuse cycle in 32 years as Mets beat Red Sox, 13-4

Taijeron hits first Syracuse cycle in 32 years as Mets beat Red Sox, 13-4

Travis Taijeron hit for the cycle on Friday night for the Syracuse Mets en route to a 13-4 Mets victory against the Pawtucket Red Sox at McCoy stadium. Taijeron is the first Syracuse player to hit for the cycle since Sil Campusano ... MORE
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Is Tim Tebow still a legit prospect for Syracuse Mets? (video)

Is Tim Tebow still a legit prospect for Syracuse Mets? (video)

Tim Tebow of the Syracuse Mets is one of the worst players in Triple-A baseball. That’s not a hot take. Just look at the stats. Thorough 29 games, Tebow is batting .151, second-to-last in the International League. His slugging percentage is .204, ... MORE
New York Mets radio blackout a ‘middle finger’ to CNY fans, CEO says

New York Mets radio blackout a ‘middle finger’ to CNY fans, CEO says

The New York Mets will be trying to grow their brand in the Syracuse area this season without the strategy of flooding radio broadcasts of their games across the airwaves of Central New York. The Mets and their radio partner, Entercom Communications, ... MORE
Will Tim Tebow and the Mets be a home run for Syracuse?

Will Tim Tebow and the Mets be a home run for Syracuse?

With the debut of the Syracuse Mets–and standout name left fielder Tim Tebow–to NBT Bank Stadium, will Central New York have a renewed enthusiasm for baseball? Opening Day at NBT Bank Stadium for the Syracuse Mets is Thursday at 2:05 pm against ... MORE
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Tim Tebow struggles in opening day loss for Syracuse Mets

Tie game in the bottom of the ninth. It was every young ballplayer’s dream. Tim Tebow was leading off for the Syracuse Mets. He’d homered on his last two opening days. Why not this one, too? But a lefty-lefty matchup led to ... MORE
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Syracuse Mets win first series in franchise history

Syracuse Mets win first series in franchise history

David Thompson hit a double that brought in the go-ahead run during the bottom of the 8th inning on Sunday as the Syracuse Mets defeated Pawtucket, 6-5. The Mets took 3 of 4 in their first series in franchise history. – Boxscore (Syracuse ... MORE
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