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Kallet: Who Stays And Who Goes? Breaking Down The Mets’ Free Agents

The Mets have eight players from last year’s squad who can sign elsewhere via free agency. Should Alderson let them all walk? Should any return for 2014? Let’s take a quick look at each guy.

11/04/2013

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Schwei: Scott Rice’s Amazing Durability And More Mets Notes

Scott Rice begins the week having appeared in 72 games, the most in the major leagues. Rice is the 7th left-handed pitcher in Mets’ history to appear in 70 or more games in a season.

09/02/2013

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David Wright On Teammate Johan Santana: ‘He’s Just Kind Of In A Bit Of Shock’

“He’s just kind of in a bit of shock,” Wright said. “I don’t think anyone was expecting this. For everyone, it’s kind of shocking. It’s disheartening.”

03/29/2013

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Niese Tosses 3 Scoreless Innings As Mets Top Verlander, Tigers

Mets starter Jon Niese threw three scoreless innings in his major league exhibition debut. He had thrown two innings against the University of Michigan earlier this week. Niese gave up three hits, struck out three and picked off a baserunner.

03/01/2013

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Mets Plan To Bring Up Jordany Valdespin, Several More Minor Leaguers

New York Mets plan to bring up infielder Jordany Valdespin and relievers Elvis Ramirez, Jeurys Familla and Jenrry Mejia from Triple-A before Tuesday night’s game.

09/03/2012

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Terry Collins Admits Mets Overused Injured Reliever Tim Byrdak

Byrdak wasn’t the first Mets pitcher to possibly be injured due to overuse.

08/08/2012

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Mets’ Byrdak Has Torn Shoulder Capsule, May Need Surgery

The Mets said surgery is a possibility for the lefty specialist. Tim Byrdak has not pitched since Wednesday, when he complained of shoulder soreness.

08/07/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Jerry Recco, The Update Guru, Does His Thing

Jerry Recco began his first update of the morning by rehashing everything that when on during the Yankees 5-2, rubber-game win over the Mariners yesterday afternoon in Seattle.

WFAN–07/26/2012

Michael Morse #38 of the Washington Nationals celebrates his second inning home run against the New York Mets at Citi Field on July 25, 2012. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Meet The Mess: Amazins Swept By Nats, Tensions Rise In Dugout

The Mets are in a free fall and the frustration of their stunning slide from the playoff race is taking its toll.

WFAN–07/25/2012

Byrdak and Wright of the Mets look on as Adam LaRoche of the Nationals runs the bases after his seventh inning two run home run at Citi Field (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Mets Should Not Tolerate Finger-Pointing

Losers in their last 12 of 13 games, the New York Mets must get themselves together and pull out of this slump soon for any chance at salvaging the season.

07/25/2012

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After 5th Straight Loss, Wright Insists Plenty Of Fight Left In Mets

Before the Mets’ series with NL East-leading Nationals, manager Terry Collins said it was imperative the Mets left town feeling good about themselves. After Tuesday, that has become an uphill battle.

07/18/2012

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Jerry Seinfeld Will Always Be A Mets Fan, Never An Owner

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld has always been a loyal Mets fan. But when limited partnerships of the club went on sale last year, he had zero interest in buying a piece.

07/10/2012

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Report: Unnamed Mets Veteran Says ‘Too Much Baggage’ For K-Rod Reunion

Two Mets players said all the right things this weekend about a possible reunion with Francisco Rodriguez. But apparently it’s not all so hunky-dory.

07/05/2012

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Palladino: ‘Pluck’ Is New York Mets’ Middle Name

Through all the havoc the world has thrown at us the last week — earthshaking news of Mark Sanchez dating Eva Longoria, of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes divorcing, and, oh, how can we go on? — the Mets have continued to forge through.

07/05/2012

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Little Jerry Seinfeld Gains Two Fans At New Home

The most famous chicken in New York has a new home and two more famous fans.

07/03/2012

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