Mets Sign C Mike Nickeas To Minor League ContractCatcher Mike Nickeas is staying with the New York Mets, agreeing to a minor league contract.
Mets Acquire Kelly Shoppach From Red Sox For Player To Be NamedCatcher Kelly Shoppach has been acquired by the New York Mets from the Boston Red Sox for a player to be named following a waiver claim.
Coutinho: Mets' Acquisition Of Kelly Shoppach Is A Solid, Understated MoveThis is not the dramatic move that Mets fans had hoped for, but it is a solid, understated pickup. And it's a good start to reshaping the Mets.
Defensive Blunders Cost Mets; Dodgers Salvage Finale 8-3The Mets' defense betrayed them on Sunday night as they lost to the Dodgers 8-3.
Mets' R.A. Dickey Not Sure He'd Welcome 'Asterisk' No-HitterDickey, who characterized the Mets' appeal as a "Hail Mary," didn't sound all too positive that he'd welcome the unlikely ruling.
Mets' Thole Returns From DL, Johnson DemotedThe Mets made room for catcher Josh Thole by demoting Rob Johnson and placed starter Chris Schwinden on waivers, promoting reliever Elvin Ramirez.
Help On The Way: Right-Hander Ramirez, Catcher Thole Expected To Join Mets On FridayRight-handed pitcher Elvin Ramirez and catcher Josh Thole are expected to join the Mets on Friday in time for their series opener against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field, the club has confirmed.
Unexpected Mets Heroes Are Pleasant SurprisesPlenty of no-name Mets are contributing to the Amazins' unexpected rise toward becoming NL East contenders.