“We certainly have a high regard for Robinson Cano as a player,” he said. “It was my sense the presentation was a little bit overdone.”
From 2010-2012, Bay hit .234 with 26 home runs in 288 games for New York. The veteran outfielder’s contract was terminated by the Mets on November 7, 2012, a year before his four-year, $66 million deal was set to expire.
Not only did Braun let down scores of baseball fans Monday, he riled up players all around the majors. The guys who used to be in his corner. The guys who make up the union membership.
Alex Rodriguez will make more this year than all the Houston Astros combined — a lot more. And he won’t even play the first half of the season, if at all.
Boomer suggested the Bombers contact the Mariners with regards to obtaining the services of one Jason Bay, who apparently has rediscovered his swing for Seattle.
The Mets have signed former PED user Marlon Byrd to a minor league deal.
According to the New York Post, owners Fred Wilpon and Saul Katz have refinanced $450 million in loans that were borrowed against SportsNet New York, the cable network which airs the vast majority of Mets game throughout the season.
You can be sure David Wright’s final act at Citi Field won’t cause an eruption of boos, a la Jose Reyes, who left fans stunned after what was to be his final at-bat in a Mets jersey.
Sources said that the Amazins’ have gotten “serious” about trading Dickey, potentially as early as this week at the Winter Meetings.
The personnel affairs of the Yankees and Mets over the last two days have shown us the difference between winners and losers. Like matters on the field, things come easy for winners. The losers always struggle.
Now that Jason Bay is gone, the Mets will look directly to the future. And it’s a future that may be as shifty and slippery as the nor’easter that just blew threw this area.
In light of Bay’s welcome departure, we’ve decided to offer a service to our loyal listeners by re-posting three of Al’s classic Jason Bay parody songs.
Bay Watch is officially over. Jason Bay is now a free agent after negotiating out of of his deal with the Mets.
One of the biggest obstacles to success has been removed from the roster — at least from a personnel perspective, if not from a financial one.
Right-handed starter Matt Harvey — who was brilliant for the Mets in his rookie season — and top pitching prospect Zack Wheeler are untouchables, a club source said in a report.