Coutinho: Sandy Alderson Is The Right Man To Have In Charge Of The MetsAfter what has occurred in the Met organization in the past few months, it is clear to me that the Wilpons have an absolute gem in general manager Sandy Alderson.
Coutinho: Right Now, Mets More Exciting Than YankeesYankee Stadium has never been a pleasant place for Mets fans to visit. The Flushing faithful have experienced some rough moments there, including the now infamous Luis Castillo drop. But riding the subway to the Bronx might feel better this year.
Coutinho: Mets' Murphy Finally At Home Manning Second BaseIt's been a long road for Daniel Murphy. Wouldn't it be ironic if the Mets' long search for a second baseman was staring them in the face all along?
No Drama This Year After Mets' 'Sobering' Visit With Wounded SoldiersThe 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.
Phillies Release Former Met Luis CastilloThe Philadelphia Phillies released 35-year-old second baseman Luis Castillo on Wednesday, cutting him after his brief tryout as a fill-in for injured star Chase Utley.
Brad Emaus On WFAN: 'I Like My Chances' For Mets JobBrad Emaus appears to be the front runner at second base for the Mets after they optioned Justin Turner to Triple-A Buffalo. New York's spring standout joined WFAN's Joe Benigno and Evan Roberts on Wednesday to talk about the job.
Mets Option Turner; Emaus Closer To 2nd Base JobAnd then there were three. The Mets edged closer to resolving their second base round-robin on Wednesday, optioning Justin Turner to Triple-A Buffalo.
Coleman's Corner: Mets RehabEd Coleman reports on Angel Pagan's lower back soreness, Jason Isringhausen's elbow and Carlos Beltran's performance in minor league games.
Castillo: Mets' Collins 'Wouldn't Give Me A Chance'Luis Castillo sounded off about his divorce from New York on Tuesday, saying Mets manager Terry Collins "wouldn't give me a chance to play."
Yankees' Cashman: 'No Interest' In Ex-Met PerezWFAN’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.
Castillo Missing, Scratched From Phillies' GameVeteran second baseman Luis Castillo, signed by the Phillies to a Minor League contract on Monday after the Mets released him last week, was expected to to arrive to camp Monday, but he never showed.