Luis Castillo

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

Keidel: Wilting Wilpons

The Mets have no money, but do they have no future?


Daniel Murphy, Mike Baxter (credits: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Schwei: Hits And Walks Highlight Mets’ Trip

The Mets return home to Citi Field this week to host their NL East rivals, the Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves.


Francisco Cervelli #29 of the New York Yankees is late with the tag on David Wright #5 of the New York Mets who scored in the first inning on June 18, 2010 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Coutinho: What Is The Most Memorable Subway Series Game?

As we head into Round 2 of the 2012 Subway Series, I am often asked what is the best game in this series I have ever seen since I have been at all of these encounters.


Jose Reyes, David Wright

Coutinho: Mets Trying To Rewrite Their 2011 Story

The Mets sit six games back of the wild card-leading Braves and most people simply think it is too tall an order for the Mets. But this is a group of athletes that have overachieved all year.


Sandy Alderson, Fred Wilpon (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Sandy Alderson Is The Right Man To Have In Charge Of The Mets

After what has occurred in the Met organization in the past few months, it is clear to me that the Wilpons have an absolute gem in general manager Sandy Alderson.


Justin Turner (credit: AP Photo/Paul J. Bereswill), K-Rod (credit: AP Photo/Frank Franklin II) leading the charge for the red-hot Mets

Coutinho: Right Now, Mets More Exciting Than Yankees

Yankee Stadium has never been a pleasant place for Mets fans to visit. The Flushing faithful have experienced some rough moments there, including the now infamous Luis Castillo drop. But riding the subway to the Bronx might feel better this year.


Daniel Murphy (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Mets’ Murphy Finally At Home Manning Second Base

It’s been a long road for Daniel Murphy. Wouldn’t it be ironic if the Mets’ long search for a second baseman was staring them in the face all along?


General Manager Sandy Alderson of the New York Mets talks to reporters. (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

No Drama This Year After Mets’ ‘Sobering’ Visit With Wounded Soldiers

The Mets got it right both on and off the field Tuesday. Before their 6-4 win over the Washington Nationals, the team visited wounded soldiers at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center — with none of the drama that came from last year’s trip.


(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Phillies Release Former Met Luis Castillo

The Philadelphia Phillies released 35-year-old second baseman Luis Castillo on Wednesday, cutting him after his brief tryout as a fill-in for injured star Chase Utley.


Brad Emaus (credit: AP Photo)

Brad Emaus On WFAN: ‘I Like My Chances’ For Mets Job

Brad Emaus appears to be the front runner at second base for the Mets after they optioned Justin Turner to Triple-A Buffalo. New York’s spring standout joined WFAN’s Joe Benigno and Evan Roberts on Wednesday to talk about the job.


Chris Coghlan #8 of the Florida Marlins slides into to second base against Justin Turner #2 of the New York Mets at Roger Dean Stadium on March 4, 2011 in Jupiter, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Mets Option Turner; Emaus Closer To 2nd Base Job

And then there were three. The Mets edged closer to resolving their second base round-robin on Wednesday, optioning Justin Turner to Triple-A Buffalo.


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Coleman’s Corner: Mets Rehab

Ed Coleman reports on Angel Pagan’s lower back soreness, Jason Isringhausen’s elbow and Carlos Beltran’s performance in minor league games.


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Castillo: Mets’ Collins ‘Wouldn’t Give Me A Chance’

Luis Castillo sounded off about his divorce from New York on Tuesday, saying Mets manager Terry Collins “wouldn’t give me a chance to play.”


Brian Cashman (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images), Oliver Perez (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Cashman: ‘No Interest’ In Ex-Met Perez

WFAN’s Jon Heyman first reported the Yankees’ internal discussions on signing Perez as a cheap option. However, according to GM Brian Cashman, New York will pass on the erratic lefty.


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Castillo Missing, Scratched From Phillies’ Game

Veteran second baseman Luis Castillo, signed by the Phillies to a Minor League contract on Monday after the Mets released him last week, was expected to to arrive to camp Monday, but he never showed.