Mets' Juan Lagares A Finalist For National League Gold Glove AwardJuan Lagares is one of three finalists for the National League Gold Glove Award in center field. The other finalists are the Reds' Billy Hamilton and the Nationals' Denard Span
Mets Reportedly Set To Offer Third Baseman David Wright $100 Million ContractThe Amazin's are expected to begin negotiations by offering Wright a contract in the vicinity of $100 million, according to a report. The Mets' all-time hits leader hit .306 with 21 homers and 93 RBIs in 2012.
Ichiro On Playing For Yankees: 'Before I Die I Think I Will Remember This Time'This is a special time right now,’’ the outfielder said. “This is a special experience to play with (Derek) Jeter and the Yankees. When I am an old man I will look back and say, ‘What an experience that was to be on this team.’"
Mets' David Wright Leading All National League Third Basemen In All-Star VotingMets third baseman David Wright is leading all National League third basemen in All-Star voting, the club confirmed on Tuesday. The two-time Gold Glove Award winner currently has a 32,086-vote lead over the Cardinals' David Freese.
Yankees Send Down Eduardo Nunez, Reinstate Eric Chavez From Seven-Day DLIn 20 games with the Yanks this season, Nunez hit .294 with five RBIs, six stolen bases, seven runs and a triple. He also committed four errors in the field -- two at third base, one at shortstop and another at second base.
Mets Will Reportedly Delay Decision To Lock Up David Wright With Major ExtensionAlthough the Mets would clearly love to lock up their homegrown star for years to come, the club's higher-ups have decided to delay the decision to sign David Wright to a $100-million contract extension, reported CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman.
Coutinho: One-On-One With Mets' Wright About 'Non-Serious' InjuryWFAN.com's Rich Coutinho had a chance to talk to David Wright today in Port St. Lucie about his strained left rib-cage muscle, and the Mets' third baseman clarified the issue by calling the scaling back of his workouts merely precautionary.
Hartnett: Hybrid System Needed To Determine MLB’s Best FieldersInstead of arguing whether the Gold Glove Award is still relevant or if the Fielding Bible Award should be accepted the standard, how about combining the best aspects of both awards?