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.
Outfielder Lucas Duda broke his right wrist while moving furniture last month at his apartment in Southern California. The team said he had surgery on Monday and is expected to be ready for Spring Training in February.
This Mets team is not as far away from contention as most think they are, but this is a huge offseason because Alderson must improve this team without sacrificing the payroll flexibility he will possess in 2014.
Mets fans can forget about the franchise dumping its embattled outfielder and his $16 million price tag for next season, according to the New York Post.
R.A. Dickey earned his 19th victory with a strong performance, Jason Bay and Scott Hairston homered and the New York Mets barely held on in the ninth inning for their second straight home win.
The Mets have no money, but do they have no future?
As if their disappointing second half of the season that saw their playoff hopes go under wasn’t bad enough, it was reported on Thursday that the Amazin’s are expected to lose $23 million this season.
Jason Bay hit his fifth career grand slam in the Mets’ five-run first inning and New York earned a three-game series sweep over the Miami Marlins with a 5-1 win on Sunday.
R.A. Dickey earned his 16th win of the season as the Mets finally snapped their losing skid on Saturday.
Rookie Matt Harvey drove in one more run than he allowed in the longest outing of his short major league career, and the New York Mets snapped the Cincinnati Reds’ five-game winning streak with an 8-4 victory on Thursday night.
“This didn’t blindside me. I’ve had some time to digest this,” Jason Bay said after his demotion. “I don’t want to be a distraction.”
After addressing it in the show open, Boomer could just not get over the shirt Craig selected to where to work today, saying it screamed ‘slap me, I am such a tool!’.
7-4 with a Matt Harvey capper on Sunday in San Diego would have been terrific, but 6-5 is nothing to sneeze at.
The Mets return home to Citi Field this week to host their NL East rivals, the Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves.
Ronny Cedeno drove in five runs to match his career high, Jason Bay had only his second multi-RBI game this year and the New York Mets beat San Francisco 9-1 Thursday.