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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, which ranks dead last. Tebow’s on-base percentage is .218, which also ranks second-to-last. more

Tebow scores winning run as Syracuse defeated Rochester

Tebow scores winning run as Syracuse defeated Rochester
The Red Wings jumped out to a big lead against Syracuse. However, they gave up six runs in the third inning and lost to the Mets by a score of 7-5. Tim Tebow drove in the tying run and scored the winning run. Big hit by Tebow sparks Syracuse Mets rally over Rochesterhttps://t.co/6fFc4v8hSv — Lindsay Kramer (@LindsayKramerPS) April 9, 2019 more

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 6, Pawtucket 5) Safe to say @Scooch_00 lost this race. pic.twitter.com/VslRMqUMZU — Syracuse Mets (@SyracuseMets) April 7, 2019... 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, have apparently shut down their network across New York state for 2019. The only network that will air... more

New York Mets workout inside the Carrier Dome on Tuesday (full coverage)

New York Mets workout inside the Carrier Dome on Tuesday (full coverage)
The New York Mets’ journey to the Carrier Dome on Tuesday got off to a rough start. The team closed its spring training schedule with a game against Baltimore on Monday in Sarasota, Fla. New York was then scheduled to fly to Syracuse, but mechanical problems delayed their flight about three hours. “That was interesting, yeah. That was a good... more

Mets ace Noah Syndergaard wins over fans by flying Syracuse’s true color

Mets ace Noah Syndergaard wins over fans by flying Syracuse’s true color
Noah Syndergaard waived a flag of surrender on Tuesday in the Carrier Dome. It wasn’t the traditional white flag. That wouldn’t do. Syndergaard considered his surroundings and made a smarter choice. Orange. As in Syracuse University. The Mets ace closed his team’s practice in the Dome with a quick jaunt around the field holding high a large flag with Syracuse... more

Tim Tebow to play for Syracuse Mets to start the season

Tim Tebow to play for Syracuse Mets to start the season
Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow is heading to Syracuse to play baseball for the Syracuse Mets, according to mlb.com. The New York Mets reassigned Tebow this week (a friendly way to say he was cut) to the Triple-A Syracuse Mets. Last season, he played for the Double-A Binghamton Rumble Ponies. Tebow was the quarterback for the University of Florida and... more

Syracuse Mets will become the ‘Butter Sculptures’ for Fair-themed game in July

Syracuse Mets will become the ‘Butter Sculptures’ for Fair-themed game in July
Move over Salt Potatoes, the Syracuse Chie — Syracuse Mets are getting another name change this summer! The Mets are partnering with the New York State Fair for the one-game-only name change. They will take the field as the “Syracuse Butter Sculptures” for the game on July 13. Players will wear special hats and jerseys that feature the Fair’s famous... more

Say hello to the Syracuse Mets

Say hello to the Syracuse Mets
With New York state luminaries and high-ranking Mets officials in attendance in Syracuse on Tuesday, the Mets announced a pending agreement to keep the organization’s Triple-A affiliate there for at least the next quarter century. The Mets intend to sign a 25-year lease at NBT Bank Stadium, on which the state of New York, Onondaga County and the city of... more

NEW ERA IN SYRACUSE: Mets replace Chiefs as city sees first name change since 1934

NEW ERA IN SYRACUSE: Mets replace Chiefs as city sees first name change since 1934
A new era of baseball will begin in Syracuse in 2019, leaving behind a nickname that has been associated with the sport in the city since 1934. The New York Mets announced on Tuesday that the Syracuse Chiefs are becoming the Syracuse Mets. The Mets purchased the team last year and will put its Triple-A players on the field of... more

Syracuse Chiefs’ imminent name change sparks community debate

Marty Nave and Dave Smolnycki sat at NBT Park for the 45th time this season, where they’ve watched their beloved Syracuse Chiefs play in over 3000 games over the past four decades. Nave, 65, has come to Chiefs games for 56 years. He said the team’s name has become a part of the dialect of the city. “When you say... more

New York Mets COO Jeff Wilpon committed to Syracuse Chiefs, Central New York

The New York Mets and Syracuse Chiefs are now one. At least until 2026. The Mets made the move official on Tuesday, traveling up to Central New York to introduce themselves to city and state officials from NBT Bank Stadium. New York COO Jeff Wilpon was introduced by Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney, along with New York State Governor Andrew... more

New York Mets will buy Syracuse Chiefs, bring its Triple-A team to Syracuse

The New York Mets have reached an agreement to buy the Syracuse Chiefs and make the International League baseball team its top minor league affiliate, according to two sources briefed about the deal. Under terms of the agreement, the Mets will acquire ownership of the Triple-A Chiefs from the Community Baseball Club of Central New York Inc., and continue to... more

Red Wings sweep doubleheader to start season 3-0

After a tremendous start to the 2017 season on Saturday, the Red Wings were back in action- and in the win column. In the first game of the doubleheader, the Wings triumphed over Syracuse, 6-2. The victory was paced by Ben Paulsen, who hit a three-run home run a day after hitting a grand slam in the opener. Kennys Vargas... more

Rochester Red Wings blank Syracuse in season opener

The Rochester Red Wings kicked off the 2017 season with a 10-0 road rout of the Syracuse Chiefs on Saturday, yet still have a losing record against the weather. After two consecutive postponements due to inclement weather on Thursday and Friday, both teams took the field for the first time at NBT Bank Stadium in Syracuse. Democrat & Chronicle: Read... more
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