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Michael Bourn

Nick Swisher (Photo by Rich Pilling/Getty Images)

Cleveland Abuzz Over New-Look Indians, Former Yankees Slugger Swisher

Cleveland has caught “Indians fever” — partially due to former Yankee Nick Swisher.

04/07/2013

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Michael Bourn Agrees To 4-Year Deal With Indians; Mets Miss Out

Criticized for not spending enough on free agents in recent years, the Indians splurged on another star. The Mets, a team also criticized for free-agent inactivity, missed out.

02/12/2013

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Alderson Says Mets ‘Still In The Mix’ For Michael Bourn

Still in the mix? Yes, though it seems increasingly likely New York would have to choose between its top draft pick and the free-agent outfielder.

02/08/2013

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Mets Sign Patterson, Wilson To Minor League Deals; What About Bourn?

Both players were last in the major leagues in 2011, and the Mets said Wednesday they will report to minor league camp.

02/07/2013

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Mets First Baseman Ike Davis: Amazin’s Can Finish Over .500 In 2013

When asked by WFAN’s Mike Francesa if the team would finish above .500, the power-hitting first basemen did not hesitate to reply, “Yes, I believe so.”

02/05/2013

David Wright  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images) and Michael Bourn (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

David Wright Makes Recruiting Pitch To Free-Agent Center Fielder Michael Bourn

“I just wanted to let him know that he would be a great addition here, and he’d obviously be welcomed here,’’ Wright told the New York Post. “…I’ve always had great respect for him and the way he plays the game.”

02/05/2013

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Mets GM ‘Very Reluctant’ To Lose Top Pick For Michael Bourn

“We continue to look, but I think, realistically at this point, there’s not a lot left on the shelf,” Alderson said Sunday.

01/28/2013

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Mets In Mix For Michael Bourn?; Hairston To Cubs

Don’t look now, the Mets are thought to be in play for a free-agent outfielder.

01/24/2013

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Coutinho: What To Expect From The Mets This Offseason

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.

10/02/2012

R.A. Dickey (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Breaking Down The Top 5 Offseason Priorities For Sandy Alderson

Sandy Alderson needs to act swiftly in order to restore confidence in the eyes of the team’s fan base. With that in mind, here is what I think are the top five offseason issues he needs to address prior to the 2013 season.

09/25/2012

Chipper Jones of the Atlanta Braves acknowledges the crowd at Citi Field on September 9, 2012. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Mets Lose In Extra Innings, Swept By Braves

The Atlanta Braves completed a three-game sweep over the Mets on Sunday. Atlanta won in extra innings 3-2.

09/09/2012

Brian McCann of the Atlanta Braves hits a two-run double against the New York Mets at Citi Field on September 8, 2012.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Braves Storm Over Mets

The Braves’ offense down-poured on the Mets on Saturday. Atlanta won 11-3.

09/08/2012

David Wright (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Hang On, Defeat Braves 6-5

The Mets won by a whisker on Sunday night as they held off a late Braves comeback to win 6-5.

08/12/2012

Johan Santana of the New York Mets walks to the dugout after being removed in the second inning against the Atlanta Braves at CitiField on August 11, 2012. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Santana Rocked In Return, Mets Pounded By Braves

Johan Santana was pulled early in his return as the Mets were defeated by the Braves 9-3 on Saturday night.

08/11/2012

Prince Fielder

MLB All-Star Game Preview

In a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.

07/09/2012

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