Category: ‘Game Previews’

New York Mets’ Target Jonathan Lucroy Vetoes Trade to Cleveland Indians
July 31st, 2016 at 11:34 AM
Late last night it appeared that the New York Mets were going to miss out on a chance to land All Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy. The Milwaukee Brewers agreed to trade Lucroy to the Cleveland Indians for a four player package headlined by catching prospect Francisco Mejia. The deal was...

Mets 101 Deadline Rumor Roundup: New York Mets Make Three Player Offer for Jonathan Lucroy
July 30th, 2016 at 2:36 PM
The New York Mets are very busy trying to improve their team prior to the trade deadline. Relief pitching and offense appear to be the team's primary focus, with the offense drawing all the attention at the moment. The most buzzed about move for the Mets is a potential trade...

New York Mets Should Make Strong Push to Acquire Brewers’ Catcher Jonathan Lucroy
July 26th, 2016 at 8:28 AM
The news that broke late Sunday night about the New York Mets remaining in the mix for Milwaukee Brewers' catcher Jonathan Lucroy was certainly surprising. The Mets had previously been exploring offensive upgrades, but the buzz coming from around the team in recent days was that their main focus was...

Sandy Alderson Hints Jonathan Lucroy Deal to Mets “Dead on Arrival”
July 25th, 2016 at 5:19 PM
Prior to tonight's game with the St. Louis Cardinals, New York Mets' general manager Sandy Alderson addressed the media. There were questions about the trade rumors that have emerged in the last 24 hours linking the team to Milwaukee Brewers' catcher Jonathan Lucroy. Alderson could not directly address Lucroy since...

Report: New York Mets Still in Mix for Jonathan Lucroy
July 24th, 2016 at 8:45 PM
The general sentiment around the New York Mets in the weeks leading up to the trade deadline is that their focus would be on pitching. The Mets are indeed looking to acquire another reliever, but they may still have another rabbit in their hat on the offensive front. Kristie Ackert...