Oliver Perez

David Wright (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Mets Reportedly Set To Offer Third Baseman David Wright $100 Million Contract

The Amazin’s are expected to begin negotiations by offering Wright a contract in the vicinity of $100 million, according to a report. The Mets’ all-time hits leader hit .306 with 21 homers and 93 RBIs in 2012.

10/10/2012

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?

09/21/2012

Michael Pineda (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Keidel: Pineda The Pinhead Making Yankees Look Foolish

It’s time to officially ponder –- if not pummel –- the trade that sent Jesus Montero to Seattle and brought Pineda to, well, rehab. All the signs point toward Ollie Perez Avenue. Or, worse … Carl Pavano.

08/28/2012

Center fielder Andres Torres #56 of the New York Mets is congratulated by teammates after scoring a run during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on May 8, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Mets won 7-4. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

#MetsAreBetterThan Trending Nationwide On Twitter In Light Of Amazins’ Fast Start

On Thursday afternoon, #MetsAreBetterThan was trending nationwide, and it elicited a wide range of comments. Here were some of the responses.

05/10/2012

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.

WFAN–04/27/2011

New York Mets pitcher Oliver Perez (46) wipes his face after giving up his second home run during the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Saturday, March 19, 2011 in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Perez Signs With Nationals

Former Mets pitcher Oliver Perez has signed a minor league deal with the Washington Nationals.

WFAN–03/23/2011

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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.

WFAN–03/23/2011

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.

WFAN–03/22/2011

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B&C Show Blog & Audio: Coming, Going Home

Where to begin? Some good news came out of Mets camp on Monday with the release of Oliver Perez, but as far as the Knicks go, the news is not so good.

WFAN–03/21/2011

Luis Castillo (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Ex-Met Luis Castillo Lands With Rival Phillies

Mets fans may indeed see Luis Castillo at Citi Field this season. With the Phillies, that is.

WFAN–03/21/2011

Oliver Perez (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Drop Oliver Perez, Eat $12M Salary

Mets fans have long been ready to put Oliver Perez behind them. On Monday, New York answered the call for Perez’s release.

WFAN–03/21/2011

New York Mets pitcher Oliver Perez (46) wipes his face after giving up his second home run during the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Saturday, March 19, 2011 in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Coleman’s Corner: Ollie P Is History

This was the day that Oliver Perez’ tenure as a Met came to an end. Manager Terry Collins gave us a good idea of what to expect when he was asked what the next step in the “Oliver process” would be after Sunday’s loss to the Marlins in Jupiter.

WFAN–03/21/2011

(Harris: AP Photo/David Goldman) (Perez: AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Mets Split Squads Go 1-0-1 Vs. Nats And Braves

Oliver Perez surrendered back-to-back homers during the Mets’ 7-4 victory over the Washington Nationals. Brooks Conrad hit a two-run homer for the Atlanta Braves and Willie Harris connected for the Mets as the split-squads played to a 3-3 tie.

WFAN–03/19/2011

David Wright (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Wright Hits First Homer Of Spring, Has Three RBIs

David Wright hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in the Mets’ 3-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday.

WFAN–03/18/2011

Oliver Perez (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images), Luis Castillo (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets’ Alderson: Attention Over Perez, Castillo ‘A Little Odd’

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson admits he’s baffled by all the attention surrounding Luis Castillo and Oliver Perez. “It’s a little odd,” he said. But is it really?

WFAN–03/17/2011

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