Brian McCann (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Mets Are More Interesting — And Probably Better — Than The Yankees

The Yankees are no longer the bullies on the block. Retire the Darth Vader masks. The Jeter babies can burn those nauseating “Got Rings?” shirts. Lose the elitism.

01/21/2015

Johan Santana, then of the New York Mets, delivers a pitch in the second inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on June 8, 2012. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Former Ace Johan Santana Suffers Setback During Latest Comeback

Johan Santana desperately wants to get back to the majors, but it appears it might take him longer than he had hoped.

01/21/2015

Darryl Strawberry in 1986 (Photo by T.G. Higgins/Getty Images)

Darryl Strawberry’s Contract Fetches $1.3M At Tax Auction

The deferred compensation agreement included in Darryl Strawberry’s 1985-90 contact with the New York Mets has been auctioned for $1.3 million by the Internal Revenue Service.

01/21/2015

Former Major League Baseball player Pete Rose looks on during batting practice prior to managing the game for the Bridgeport Bluefish against the Lancaster Barnstormers at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on June 16, 2014 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Pete Rose On WFAN: I’m The ‘Biggest Winner In The History Of Sports’

“I’m the one that made the mistake. But if I’m ever given that second chance, I will appreciate that and I won’t need a third chance.”

01/20/2015

Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets sends the ball to first for the out in the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins on September 15, 2014 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Kallet: Assuming Offseason Is Complete, Mets Are Not A Playoff Team

Heck, the Mets aren’t even the second-best team in their division. The Marlins, amazingly, have surpassed them following a highly productive winter.

01/20/2015

A mock-up of a bigger scoreboard coming to Citi Field in 2015 (credit: Twitter via @Mets)

Mets Making Big Changes To Scoreboard At Citi Field

The Mets say their new LED scoreboard — at a whopping 54 feet tall and 105 feet wide — will be one of the 10 largest in MLB.

01/20/2015

Noah Syndergaard (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets Are Doing The Right Thing By Sticking With Syndergaard

For a franchise in the wrong so many times over the last eight years, the Mets have picked the proper path in this one. Give them some credit.

01/19/2015

Troy Tulowitzki (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Rockies Co-Owner Says Mets-Tulowitzki Trade ‘Not Happening’

The on-again, off-again speculation surrounding the Mets and a potential trade for Colorado shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is, well, off. Again.

01/16/2015

Pitcher Jose Quintana #62 of the Chicago White Sox reacts on the mound as he struggles during the fourth inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on September 19, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

MLB To Use Pitch Clock In Double-A, Triple-A In 2015

Major League Baseball will use a pitch clock this season in Class Triple-A and Double-A games. Commissioner Bud Selig made the announcement at the conclusion of baseball’s owners meetings.

01/15/2015

David Wright (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets’ David Wright: ‘I Fully Expect Us To Be In The Playoffs’

“It’s not coming out here and boasting, but I think where we stand right now, we’re a much better team than we were last year and in years past.”

01/14/2015

Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals fields a ball for an out on Matt Duffy #50 of the San Francisco Giants in the sixth inning during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Refused To Trade Syndergaard, Undisclosed Prospect For Desmond

The Mets would have received shortstop Ian Desmond, the Nats would have received Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar and the Rays would have received Mets prospects.

01/12/2015

The New York Mets hold a blood drive on Jan. 8, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Fans Flock To Citi Field For Blood Drive Hosted By New York Mets

It may not be baseball weather, but fans flocked to Citi Field in the bitter cold Thursday for a good cause.

01/08/2015

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4 New York Players Who Should Get Hall Call

Earlier in the week, Mike Piazza was rejected once again for induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Still, he is one of quite a few local athletes who should eventually get in.

01/08/2015

Pedro Martinez appears on "Letterman" on January 7, 2015. (CBS/Late Show with David Letterman)

WATCH: New Hall Of Famers Deliver ‘Letterman’ Top 10

The 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame class is on its way to Cooperstown. But first, a field trip to the Ed Sullivan Theater.

01/08/2015

Troy Tulowitzki (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mets’ Alderson Sticks To His Guns, Downplays Tulowitzki Chances

The Mets are right back where they started. Wilmer Flores appears to be the team’s starting shortstop heading into spring training.

01/07/2015

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