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Mets Acquire Blake Taylor To Complete Ike Davis Deal

According to various sources, the Pittsburgh Pirates have sent minor-league lefthanded pitcher Blake Taylor to the Mets as the player-to-be-named-later to complete the Ike Davis trade. Here are all the deets on Taylor:

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Mets Promote Abreu, Demote Brown

It’s official: Bobby Abreu is a Met (at least for today). To make room on the roster, Andrew Brown is sent to AAA Las Vegas.

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Bobby Parnell Has Torn UCL

According to, closer Bobby Parnell has a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament, and may require Tommy John surgery. Jeez, only one game into 2014 and the Mets’ season is crumbling by the minute. What else can go wrong? Per the Mets: Parnell received a platelet-rich plasma injection and has been prescribed complete rest for […]

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Help On the Way: Mets Sign Bobby Abreu

Step away from the ledge, Mets fans — there are still 161 games to go. And good news: the Mets have signed Bobby Abreu to a minor-league contract!

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Hope Shines For Shannon Meet and Greet

A friendly reminder that the fundraiser for Mets Media Relations Director, Shannon Forde, is coming up on November 1st.  There will be a dinner and a meet and greet with some beloved Mets players, past and present.  Here are some new details.  Click on the links for more information, and help out any way you […]

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Link: Mets Unveil 2013 All-Star Game Logo

Today, the Mets held a press conference to reveal the official logo of the 2013 All-Star Game, which will be held at Citi Field.  Here’s a link to the full story on To me, it looks great.  Simple and classy.  The team that brought us the infamous “Domino’s Pizza” Citi Field patch has done […]

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Link: Dillon Gee to Have Surgery

Adam Rubin of ESPN reports that Dillon Gee will have surgery to repair a damaged artery in his right shoulder.  The procedure should prevent any future episodes of clotting.  Earlier this week, doctors discovered a clot in his shoulder that caused numbness in his pitching hand. After doctors dissolved a clot but determined Gee’s artery […]

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Gee Hurt, Second Half Rotation Suddenly Shaky

RHP Dillon Gee has been hospitalized with numbness in the fingers of his throwing hand, according to Adam Rubin and multiple sources in the Mets organization. Manager Terry Collins said Gee is due to undergo an angiogram. “They aren’t sure what it is yet,” Collins said. According to Rubin, “A teammate said the issue was believed to […]

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D.J. Carrasco Back

In case you missed it, D.J. Carrasco is back with the Mets after some injury issues and a short stint in AAA. I’m sure you are pleased upon hearing this news. The great mystery, of course, is what angle — or angles — will we see Carrasco pitch from? Is it going to be overhand, […]

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Kirk Nieuwenhuis Called Up

Well that didn’t take long … Captain Kirk Nieuwenhuis has been beamed up from Buffalo to take over the roster spot vacated by non-vulcan Andres Torres. Terry Collins has suggested that Nieuwenhuis will be used in a platoon situation, which makes zero sense to me. Thoughts?

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Jason Pridie and Nick Evans Clear Waivers

According to’s Adam Rubin,  Mets‘ outfielder Jason Pridie and utility-player Nick Evans cleared waivers on Friday and are officially free agents may opt for free agency. A few days earlier, Pridie and Evans had been outrighted to Triple-A Buffalo, which means that now they are off of the Mets’ 40-man roster and are free […]

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Mets Grab Geren – But Who is in Charge?

Big news in Flushing — the Mets have hired former Oakland Athletics manager Bob Geren to be their 2012 bench coach. The hiring comes as a surprise, since Bud Selig / MLB generally ask that teams hold off on huge announcements at this time of year, so that focus does not waver from the excitement […]

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The Mets Break Out Their Season Ticket Pricing Plans For 2012

Let the offseason moves begin! The New York Mets opened the floodgates yesterday by announcing their new season ticket packages and detailing the numerous changes that they will be implementing in an effort to retain season ticket holders as well as to incentivize new would-be buyers for the 2012 season. The biggest announcement coming out […]

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Alderson: What Will Happen with Reyes, Payroll, Dimensions?

Taking a page from the 1985 classic movie The Breakfast Club, Sandy Alderson continued his “Don’t You Forget About Me” media tour yesterday, this time appearing with WFAN’s Mike Francesa. Essentially, Alderson rehashed his SNY talking points from the previous day regarding the Citi Field walls, the young arms and the 2012 closer, but he […]

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Alderson: 2012 Closer Not A Met Yet

In case you missed it, Sandy Alderson appeared with Ron and Gary during the top of the third inning in last night’s Mets-Cardinals game. The Mets cooperated, scoring three runs, giving Alderson the time to respond from some frank questioning from Cohen. Alderson admitted that the 2012 closer may not yet be in the organization […]

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