Category: ‘Outfielders’

New York Mets Trade Darrell Ceciliani to Toronto Blue Jays for Cash
February 2nd, 2016 at 3:50 PM
The New York Mets waived Darrell Ceciliani last week in order to make room for Yoenis Cespedes on their 40 man roster. Ceciliani will now have a new home, as ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports the Mets will trade him to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations. In...

Orioles were “Mystery Team” on Yoenis Cespedes with 5-Year Deal Before Re-Signing with New York Mets
January 27th, 2016 at 1:07 PM
As it turns out, Yoenis Cespedes really wanted to be a New York Met after all. ***PHOTO1*** When you turn down a 5-year, $110 million offer from the Washington Nationals to be a part of a potentially contending team in 2016, you really want to stay put. But when you turn down...

MLB Hot Stove: Washington Nationals Offer to New York Mets’ Yoenis Cespedes was 5-Years, $110 Million
January 25th, 2016 at 4:23 PM
The Washington Nationals really wanted to stick it to the New York Mets this winter by snagging two of their best free agents on the market in Daniel Murphy and Yoenis Cespedes. ***PHOTO1*** The Nationals could only get one of the two; as they signed Murphy on Christmas Eve, but weren't able...

New York Mets’ Front Office Deserves Credit for Swinging Cespedes Deal
January 23rd, 2016 at 11:06 AM
The New York Mets got their man in the end, even if it looked perilous at times. To make things even better, the Mets got Yoenis Cespedes to come back to them on their terms. While the official numbers say that this is a three year deal worth 75 million...

New York Mets, Yoenis Cespedes Agree to 3-Year, $75 Million Deal; Opt-Out Clause After 2016
January 22nd, 2016 at 11:44 PM
At the end of the day, the New York Mets really wanted to keep their star center fielder and Yoenis Cespedes never wanted to leave Queens, so while the blizzard touched down on the Northeast part of the country, the Mets found a way to get him back for next...