Category: ‘Game Previews’

New York Mets, Jeurys Familia Avoid Arbitration; Agree to 1-Year, $4.1 Million Deal
February 3rd, 2016 at 8:24 PM
On the New York Mets road to the World Series this past October, Jeurys Familia became such a big part of the team's plan for the present and future and really cemented himself as the closer that the team could lean on for a long time. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday night, the Mets...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Jeurys Familia
November 30th, 2015 at 11:30 PM
Now that the 2015 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have already taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting pitching, and bullpen. We will now take a look at every player on the active roster from A (Dario Alvarez) to Y (Eric Young Jr)...

Familia Closing in on Mets’ Single Season Save Record
September 17th, 2015 at 1:14 PM
The 2015 season began with Jenrry Mejia as the Mets' closer with a host of others, such as Jeremy Blevins, Vic Black, Bobby Parnell and Jeurys Familia as the late inning guys. Mejia's transgressions have been well documented this year, littered with poor choices and untimely injuries. Blevins' season has been...

New York Mets, Jenrry Mejia Settle Arbitration Case with One Year Deal
January 31st, 2015 at 6:06 PM
With spring training fast approaching, the New York Mets are wrapping up some unfinished business from the winter. While fans are hoping a new shortstop walks through the door, the only thing that appears to be coming is settlements with the team's arbitration eligible players. Jenrry Mejia became the latest...

Jenrry Mejia is Arbitration Eligible After Being Declared a “Super Two” by MLB
November 14th, 2014 at 2:59 PM
Jenrry Mejia had a breakout season as the New York Mets' closer in 2014. Thanks to his existing service time, Mejia will now be better compensated for his strong year. Mejia was one of 26 players granted arbitration eligibility as a "Super Two" player, Austin Laymance of is reporting....