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Matt Harvey (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Assuming Mets Are In A Playoff Race In 2015, Plan Is To Have Harvey On Mound

Matt Harvey may be coming off a long layoff following a very serious injury, but the Mets have no plans to shut him down early in 2015.

11/18/2014

Daniel Murphy (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Kallet: Mets Would Be Downright Foolish To Trade Daniel Murphy

The Mets have the pitching, from top to bottom, and they need as much offense as they can get. They need to keep Murphy.

11/17/2014

Terry Collins (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins Eyes Playoffs: ‘2015 Is Gonna Be The Year’

Terry Collins thinks next season is going to be Amazin’. And after years of futility, that has to be music to Mets fans’ ears.

11/14/2014

Mets GM Sandy Alderson (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images), agent Scott Boras (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Zing! Alderson Fires Back At Boras, References ‘Where He Gets His Bulls—‘

Keeping with the tradition of supermarket analogies, Alderson said, “Boras has been shopping near the meat section. That’s where he gets his bulls–t.”

11/13/2014

Sandy Alderson (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets GM Alderson Deserves Praise, At Least For Now

It’s time to ease up on Sandy Alderson. Not forever, mind you. But for the next 15 minutes or so of this offseason, the Mets GM gets a respite from criticism.

11/12/2014

Michael Cuddyer hit for the cycle as a member of the Colorado Rockies against the Cincinnati Reds on Aug. 17, 2014 at Coors Field in Denver.  (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Chance To Play With Wright For Team ‘Eager To Win’ Brought Cuddyer To Mets

Michael Cuddyer frequently hears from longtime pal David Wright in the offseason, often about potential trades in their fantasy football leagues.

11/11/2014

Michael Cuddyer during the Home Run Derby on July 15, 2013 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets Get ‘Aggressive’ In Bringing Cuddyer’s Big Bat To Queens

Eager to go on a long-overdue playoff run, the Mets realized they owed their pitching staff — and fans — a proven hitter. On Monday, they got one.

11/11/2014

Yankees GM Brian Cashman (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images), Mets GM Sandy Alderson (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets, Yankees Should Follow New World Series Blueprint

If old-time thinkers still exist in our local franchises, they had best change quickly or get out. This is how today’s postseason is set up. One need not be the best, just good enough.

10/31/2014

Jacob deGrom (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Palladino: History Tells Us Team Success Should Follow DeGrom’s Likely ROY Award

If the writers anoint deGrom, the front office does the right thing and history holds steady, the Mets’ eight-year playoff drought might end.

10/22/2014

A view of Citi Field after the outfield walls were altered prior to the 2012 season (Photo by Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Palladino: New Citi Dimensions Won’t Solve All Mets’ Problems

Sandy Alderson wants fan-friendly? Shorter dimensions in Flushing alone won’t provide that. He needs hitters.

10/17/2014

A view of Citi Field after the outfield walls were altered prior to the 2012 season (Photo by Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Reports: Mets To Move In Fences Once More At Citi Field

The incredible shrinking stadium is about to get another makeover. The chronically run-starved Mets are moving in the fences — again — at Citi Field, according to multiple reports.

10/14/2014

Terry Collins (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Coleman: Mets’ Offseason Should Prove To Be More Intriguing Than Frustrating

Now that the baseball playoffs have begun, let’s look back at the 2014 Mets, a team that was hoping to be a part of this 10-member group, at least until the untimely demise of Matt Harvey put a serious crimp in those plans.

10/01/2014

Jacob deGrom of the New York Mets smiles as he walks off the mound. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins Off 2014 And Looking Ahead: ‘We’re Very, Very Close’

New York wrapped up its sixth straight losing season Sunday since moving into Citi Field, and one more would match the longest streak of futility in franchise history. But with a promising pitching staff, the Mets are talking big about 2015.

09/29/2014

Sandy Alderson (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mets’ Low Standards Are Why Alderson, Collins Get To Keep Jobs

As far as Sandy Alderson returning goes, the media and the masses seem largely simpatico. But perhaps that speaks to the relaxed expectations we have for the Mets, where mediocrity is a victory. As long as they aren’t rancid, we see progress.

09/24/2014

Sandy Alderson (L) and Jeff Wilpon (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Mets Officially Announce Alderson Extension, Confirm Collins’ Return

Sandy Alderson is sticking with the New York Mets — and he might have some more money to throw around.

09/23/2014

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