Jacob deGrom has been named the NL Rookie of the Year. deGrom now joins Matt Harvey and Zack Wheeler to form a top of the rotation that’s filled with phenoms. deGrom finished the year 9-6 with a 2.69 ERA. He received 26 of 30 first place votes and finished second on the other four ballots […]

Mets Sign Cuddyer To Two Year Deal

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The Mets signed free agent OF Michael Cuddyer to a 2 year $21M deal, bringing in a quality bat when he’s healthy and on the field. Like most Mets free agents in the Alderson era he’s a bit of a gamble, the veteran 35 year old only played in 49 games last year, but is […]

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Juan Lagares Wins Gold Glove

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The rest of the baseball world confirmed what Mets fans have been saying for years: Juan Lagares is a Gold Glove center fielder. The Mets defensive specialist was officially given the Gold Glove award today in a move many expected based on Lagares’ unparallelled prowess both in terms of his range, and his gun of […]

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Mets Name Kevin Long Hitting Coach

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The Mets have named former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long as their new hitting coach. The move shows a clear understanding by the Mets of how their fan base feels about the Yankees, by continuing the age old tradition of bringing in retreads from the Bronx. But hey, at least it’s just a hitting coach […]

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Chase Lambin: Hangin’ Em Up

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My friend, former Mets prospect, and NYFS favorite Chase Lambin, The Great Lambino, has announced his retirement from professional baseball. Chase’s career came to end last night as his club the Sugarland Skeeters lost the league championship game and their season came to a close.

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Mets Win In Season Finale

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The Mets finished the 2014 season on a high note, beating the Houston Astros 8-2. Bartolo Colon pitched 6 solid innings for the win, and Lucas Duda finsihed strong going 2-4 with a home run to give him 30 on the year, and 4 RBI, to get him over 90 RBI for the season as […]

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Duda Blast Tops Astros

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With two outs in the bottom of the ninth and the tying run at third base, Lucas Duda hit a walk-off 2 run home run to give the Mets a 2-1 win over the Houston Astros. The Mets had been held scoreless on two hits thru 8 innings before Eric Young Jr tripled and Duda […]

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