Ike Davis #15 of the Pittsburgh Pirates bats against the Milwaukee Brewers during the fourth inning of their game on September 20, 2014 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Pirates Designate Former Met Ike Davis For Assignment

Davis hit .235 with 10 homers and 46 RBIs in 131 games with Pittsburgh after he was acquired in an April trade from the Mets.

11/21/2014

Starlin Castro (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), Jon Niese (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Pitching-Rich Mets Can’t Entice The Perfect Trade Partner

The Mets need an upgrade at shortstop. The Cubs have shortstops in spades. What they don’t have is pitching. So what’s the problem?

11/21/2014

Zack Wheeler of the New York Mets pitches against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on August 20, 2014. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mets’ Wheeler: I Don’t Want To Get Traded Because I Know ‘We’re Going To Win’

“I know how it goes. I know it’s the business. So I’d rather not get traded and stay here because I know what’s about to happen here.”

11/20/2014

Rob Manfred (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Rob Manfred Given 5-Year Term As Baseball Commissioner

Praising the transition as quick and orderly, Bud Selig announced Thursday that baseball owners unanimously approved a five-year term for Rob Manfred.

11/20/2014

New right-center field fence being installed at Citi Field on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Eddie C’s Mets Notebook: Long And Sandy Talk Hitters, New Dimensions

One day after unveiling the new dimensions in the outfield at Citi Field, the Mets rolled out their new hitting instructor, Kevin Long, to talk turkey a week before Thanksgiving.

11/20/2014

Stephen Drew is tagged out at home plate by Tampa Bay Rays catcher Ryan Hanigan during the fifth inning at Yankee Stadium on September 9, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees, Mets Interested In Shortstop Drew

Drew, who has played for four teams during his nine-year career, was acquired by the Yankees at the trade deadline last season after playing 39 games with the Red Sox.

11/19/2014

Giancarlo Stanton (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Do Mega-Contracts In MLB Make Sense?

Stanton is now 25 years old. At the end of his contract he will be 38. On the “average,” will he be worth $25 million a year?

11/19/2014

New right-center field fence being installed at Citi Field on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Happy Day For Hitters: Mets Move In Fences At Citi Field For Second Time

Mired in a streak of six straight losing seasons and hoping to boost offense, the New York Mets are moving in their fences at Citi Field for the second time.

11/18/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Assuming Mets Are In A Playoff Race In 2015, Plan Is To Have Harvey On Mound

Matt Harvey may be coming off a long layoff following a very serious injury, but the Mets have no plans to shut him down early in 2015.

11/18/2014

Travis Hamonic #3 (C) of the New York Islanders celebrates his goal at 6:38 of the second period against the Colorado Avalanche and is joined by John Tavares #91 (L) and Kyle Okposo #21 (R). (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

11/17/2014

Daniel Murphy (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Kallet: Mets Would Be Downright Foolish To Trade Daniel Murphy

The Mets have the pitching, from top to bottom, and they need as much offense as they can get. They need to keep Murphy.

11/17/2014

Terry Collins (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins Eyes Playoffs: ‘2015 Is Gonna Be The Year’

Terry Collins thinks next season is going to be Amazin’. And after years of futility, that has to be music to Mets fans’ ears.

11/14/2014

Mets GM Sandy Alderson (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images), agent Scott Boras (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Zing! Alderson Fires Back At Boras, References ‘Where He Gets His Bulls—‘

Keeping with the tradition of supermarket analogies, Alderson said, “Boras has been shopping near the meat section. That’s where he gets his bulls–t.”

11/13/2014

Jon Niese reacts after grounding out in the third inning against the Houston Astros on September 26, 2014 (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images); Mets manager Terry Collins (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Report: Niese Dropped F-Bomb On Manager During Final Start; Collins Denies It

Some are wondering why the dugout altercation is becoming an issue now, comparing the situation to R.A. Dickey’s tumultuous final weeks as a member of the Mets in 2012.

11/13/2014

Tom Seaver (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

A Look Back At The 5 Rookies Of The Year In Mets History

In honor of Jacob deGrom being named the National League Rookie of the Year, we take a look at the five Mets who’ve claimed that title throughout the franchise’s history.

11/12/2014

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23. Cincinnati Reds (72-84)

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20. Miami Marlins (72-76)

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25. Chicago White Sox (63-79)

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8. Los Angeles Dodgers (74-57)

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5. Washington Nationals (69-53)

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