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Report: David Wright Will Likely Be Named Mets’ Captain Before Opening Day

The superstar third baseman will likely be named the fourth captain in franchise history before the season begins on April 1, according to a report.

03/18/2013

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Report: Mike Piazza, Mets Are Not On The Best Of Terms

Piazza was honored on the final day that Shea Stadium stood in 2008, but since then he hasn’t had much of an association with the franchise. His relationship has, in fact, “cooled some over time,” according to a report.

03/04/2013

Owner Fred Wilpon (L) and his son, Jeff Wilpon, of the Mets (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

MLBPA Head Wants To See More Spending From Mets Owners

Earlier this month, Fred Wilpon was bullish on the state of the team’s finances, and said payroll should be able to climb to pre-Madoff heights.

02/22/2013

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David Wright Believes Mets Are Building A Winner; Captain’s ‘C’ Coming?

David Wright has some unfinished business in New York, and he still has faith he can win with the Mets.

02/19/2013

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Mets Manager Terry Collins Aims To Keep It Pro In Spring Training Speech

“I want to treat them like they’re good major league players, which they are, and not make it sound like we have guys in that room who don’t belong,” Collins said. “Because that’s not true.”

02/18/2013

Owner Fred Wilpon (L) and his son, Jeff Wilpon, of the Mets (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Fred Wilpon Bullish On Mets’ Finances, Future

Spring training is all about optimism, and Mets owner Fred Wilpon delivered a large dose of it Wednesday in Port St. Lucie.

02/13/2013

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Mets Owners Proposed Casino In ‘Initial Concept’ For Willets Point

Baseball and blackjack? The owners of the Mets were all in on a 2011 proposal for a casino next to Citi Field, only to be rejected by the Bloomberg administration, according to the New York Post.

02/05/2013

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Guilty By Association, Mets Legend Mike Piazza Is Snubbed By Hall Of Fame Voters

The 1993 National League Rookie of the Year was a Met from 1998-2005. He won 10 Silver Slugger Awards and was the All-Star Game MVP in 1996. He also holds the record for most home runs by a catcher with 396.

01/09/2013

Owner Fred Wilpon (L) and his son, Jeff Wilpon, of the Mets (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Owners Refinance $450 Million In Loans, Gain Some Financial Relief

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.

01/03/2013

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R.A. Dickey Seeking ‘Fair’ Deal As Mets Reportedly Set To Increase Offer

“I feel like we’re asking for less than what’s fair,” Dickey said Tuesday. “There is a surprise sometimes when things don’t get done quickly and you already think you’re extending the olive branch.”

12/11/2012

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Report: Mets, Dickey Make ‘Modest Progress'; Trade Demands Still Cy-High

The Mets reportedly aren’t budging in their trade demands for R.A. Dickey. But when it comes to negotiations to extend the knuckleballer, in seems one side may have acquiesced — even if just a bit.

12/10/2012

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Palladino: Despite Wright Extension, Mets Don’t Have Handle On Roster

David Wright didn’t sign a eight-year, $138 million extension with the Mets just to hang around with a fourth-place club.

12/07/2012

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Wright On! With New Contract, Mets Star Eyeing Championship

David Wright is here to stay, and he has great expectations for a Mets team that has struggled for respectability in recent years.

12/05/2012

Owner Fred Wilpon (L) and his son, Jeff Wilpon, of the Mets (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Jeff Wilpon: Mets Owners Expand Budget, Give Alderson ‘Some Flexibility’

Though it hasn’t been a home-run offseason, Mets fans have certainly had some cause to celebrate. And for now some more good new$.

12/05/2012

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Official: Mets Finalize 8-Year, $138 Million Contract With David Wright

David Wright and the New York Mets finalized an eight-year, $138 million contract on Tuesday, the largest deal in the team’s history.

12/04/2012

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