Dillon Gee

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets slides safely into third base during the third inning of a spring training game against the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Park at Fenway South on March 16, 2015 in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Reports: Mets, Juan Lagares Closing In On 4-Year Contract Extension

Lagares, 26, is one of the best defensive center fielders in baseball. He’s expected to lead off for New York in 2015.

04/01/2015

Rafael Montero (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) and Dillon Gee  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Montero Or Gee? Competition For Final Spot In Mets’ Rotation Is Heating Up

Montero continued to bolster his case on Monday, allowing two hits in six scoreless innings against the Marlins. He struck out six and didn’t issue a walk.

03/31/2015

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets fields a ground ball during the fourth inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field on March 20, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Gee Throws 4 Scoreless, Wright Goes Yard In Mets’ Loss To Astros

David Wright hit his third home run of spring training, a two-run drive in the New York Mets’ 4-3 loss to the Houston Astros on Tuesday.

03/25/2015

Dillon Gee (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Gee Doesn’t Miss A Beat, Cuddyer And Granderson Homer In Mets’ Win

Dillon Gee allowed two hits over 3 2-3 scoreless innings in his return to the Mets’ rotation, and a New York split squad beat the Houston Astros 3-1 Thursday.

03/19/2015

Mets GM Sandy Alderson (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Sandy Alderson Defends Mets’ Handling Of Zack Wheeler’s Elbow

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson defended the team’s handling of pitcher Zack Wheeler, who is expected to miss the 2015 season because of a torn elbow ligament.

03/17/2015

Dillon Gee #35 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning during the first game of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals on September 25, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Gee On Returning To Rotation: ‘I Hate That This Is The Way I’m Back’

This wasn’t how Dillon Gee wanted to regain a spot in the New York Mets’ rotation.

03/17/2015

Dillon Gee of the New York Mets pitches against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on April 27, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Turn To Dillon Gee With Wheeler Lost For Season

“That’s why we have him,” manager Terry Collins said. “He’ll be the guy. … Dillon’s won a lot of games in the big leagues and he’s going to have to step up and fill some big shoes, but he can handle it.”

03/17/2015

Dillon Gee  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images), Josh Edgin (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets GM Alderson Awaiting Judgment On 2 Non-Moves

Sometimes, the moves a GM chooses not to make turn into his most important during the season. Then again, it could also cause the whole season to blow up in his face.

03/16/2015

Kirk Nieuwenhuis (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Nieuwenhuis Has 4 Hits As Mets Rout Braves

Kirk Nieuwenhuis went 4 for 4 and scored a run, leading the New York Mets to an 8-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.

03/05/2015

Mets manager Terry Collins (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Coleman: Mets’ Collins Shoots Straight On Playoff Expectations, Roster

Manager Terry Collins had some rather interesting things to say about his team, his players and his expectations for 2015 over the last couple of days. So let’s take a listen back.

02/23/2015

Matt Harvey (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Pitchers And Catchers: Optimism Returns Along With Harvey

There’s a different vibe this year in Port St. Lucie. Some are already picking New York as their dark horse in the NL East. Why? It’s all about that ace.

02/19/2015

Dillon Gee (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Dillon Gee Wants To Be A Met, But Doesn’t Want To Be A Reliever

If there isn’t a trade, Gee could get shifted to the bullpen. He made three relief appearances in 2011, his first full season in the major leagues.

02/17/2015

Mets right-hander Dillon Gee (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Veteran Gee Blocks Out The Trade Talk, Wants To Remain With Mets

With constant talk of trades swirling around him, the veteran right-hander said Monday all he can do is prepare for the season and be ready to take the ball whenever it’s handed to him.

02/16/2015

Wilmer Flores (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Tulo Hopes Fading As Mets Appear Content To Stick With Flores

While the baseball landscape changed dramatically at this week’s winter meetings, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson made only a pair of small moves.

12/12/2014

Dillon Gee #35 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning during the first game of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals on September 25, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Working Hard To Trade Starting Pitcher Dillon Gee

Of New York’s veteran starting pitchers — including Bartolo Colon and Jon Niese — Gee appears to have the least value.

12/09/2014

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