Report: Yankees Interested In Signing Former Met Johan SantanaSantana retired six straight batters on Tuesday night in the Venezuelan Winter League, the first outing for the two-time AL Cy Young Award winner since he tore an Achilles tendon last June.
Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 59-50As part of our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by uniform/jersey number, we continue with 59-50.
Johan Santana Agrees To Minor League Deal With OriolesThe Orioles have been busy signing free agents since training camp opened last month. Former Mets starter Johan Santana is the latest.
Santana Throws, But Appears To Be Months Away From Majors-ReadyJohn Santana may one day pitch in the majors again, but likely not off of Tuesday's workout.
Report: Johan Santana Draws Interest From YankeesThe 34-year-old left-hander hit the open market last month when the Mets declined his $25-million option for 2014, which included a $5.5 million buyout.
Sweeny At Winter Meetings: Should Yankees Trade Gardner?Several people from other teams I’ve spoken to think the Yankees need Brett Gardner as insurance for an older and injury-prone outfield.
Sandy On Presentation From Cano's Agents: It 'Was A Little Bit Overdone'"We certainly have a high regard for Robinson Cano as a player," he said. "It was my sense the presentation was a little bit overdone."
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.
Mets Decline Johan Santana's $25M Option For 2014A return to the Mets isn't completely off the table. General manager Sandy Alderson said on WFAN radio in September that re-signing the one-time ace would be a “possibility.”
Report: Johan Santana Wouldn't Rule Out Re-Signing With MetsLast week, Sandy Alderson told WFAN host Mike Francesa that re-signing the 34-year-old is a "possibility." And Santana’s agent said on Tuesday that his client hasn't ruled out re-signing with the Mets.
Kallet: It's Put Up Or Shut Up Time For Mets GM Sandy Alderson For what feels like a lifetime, Mets fans have been hearing that THIS is the offseason. THIS is when it will all change. 2014 will be the year that the Mets FINALLY field a team that can contend. You're up, Mr. Alderson.