Ed Coleman

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Mets, David Wright Agree To Terms On 7-Year, $122 Million Extension

The deal, the richest in franchise history, replaces Wright’s $16 million salary for next season and includes $122 million in new money. The contract is pending a physical.

11/30/2012

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Coutinho: David Wright — Face Of The Franchise And So Much More

Today is a day to feel good Met fans–your franchise player will be here for eight years.

11/30/2012

Mets third baseman David Wright (file/Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Christmas Comes Early In Flushing As Wright Becomes A Met For Life

When Mets fans across the Tri-State Area awoke to the news that third baseman David Wright agreed a seven-year, $122 million extension, it must have felt like Christmas morning had come weeks early.

11/30/2012

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Coleman: Is Mets’ Offer To Wright Worth Its Weight In Gold?

Deferred money is a sticking point in David Wright’s negotiations with the Mets.

11/29/2012

David Wright (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images) and R.A. Dickey (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Coleman: Mets Reaching Critical Point In Wright, Dickey Negotiations

t’s now a little over 7 weeks since baseball’s regular season ended – and both David Wright and R.A. Dickey remain unsigned by the Mets.

11/24/2012

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Coleman: Let’s Not Forget Bud Selig’s Part In Marlins Fiasco

You’d like to think that the fire sale or deconstruction of the Miami Marlins is now complete, but with these bozos driving the bus, who knows.

11/15/2012

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Coleman: Might The Mets Target Slugger Jonny Gomes If Scott Hairston Departs?

After a down year in 2011 — which was split between Cincinnati and Washington — Gomes bounced back to hit 18 home runs and drive in 47 runs in 279 at-bats, along with his best-ever .377 on-base percentage for the A’s.

10/22/2012

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Coleman: Ah, MLB Under Bud; If Ratings Are There, It Must Be Right — Right?

Don’t worry about what’s right or wrong, or better yet what makes sense. We’ll just keep making it up as we go along.

10/11/2012

R.A. Dickey and David Wright (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Coleman: What’s Next For Mets? Big Decisions On Docket For Sandy

There’s no mistaking Mets general manager Sandy Alderson’s priority: signing “core players” David Wright and R.A. Dickey to contract extensions — pronto.

10/04/2012

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Coleman: Mets Hit Rock Bottom

Things can’t get any worse for the rock bottom Mets.

09/21/2012

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Coleman: Third Place? Fourth Place? Does It Really Matter, Mets Fans?

Third place? Fourth place? Look, any place that isn’t first place or a place that means a playoff spot should really be immaterial to anyone who plays for, roots for, or follows a team.

09/04/2012

R.A. Dickey and David Wright (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Coleman: Mets Don’t Expect Dickey, Wright To Go Reyes Route

“We’ll see exactly where we land,” GM Sandy Alderson said Sunday. Well, hopefully on their feet — with Wright and Dickey in house and on board. Season-ticket holders and other fans will not be settling for less.

08/27/2012

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Coleman: Mets Sliding To A Six-Man Rotation A Question Mark

Both Atlanta and the Mets are currently in the midst of employing six-man rotations. The Braves for the right reasons, the Mets for the right intentions, but not necessarily to the benefit of all those involved.

08/18/2012

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Coleman: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not And Mets’ West Coast Swing Wrapup

7-4 with a Matt Harvey capper on Sunday in San Diego would have been terrific, but 6-5 is nothing to sneeze at.

08/07/2012

R.A. Dickey (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Coleman: R.A. Dickey And The Mets’ Rotation Situation

You can’t discount R.A. every fourth day. Manager Terry Collins said it’s going to happen, while Mets general manager Sandy Alderson was a little more cautious.

08/03/2012

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