Category: ‘Mets Spring Training’

New York Mets Start Spring Training with 3-2 Win Over Boston Red Sox
February 24th, 2017 at 5:02 PM
The New York Mets got off to a strong start as they kicked off their Grapefruit League schedule with a 3-2 road win over the Boston Red Sox. The offense came early for the Mets as Wilmer Flores drove in a run in the first inning on a fielder's choice....

New York Mets Sign RHP Wilfredo Boscan to Minor League Contract
February 23rd, 2017 at 6:35 PM
The New York Mets added to their bullpen depth today when they signed right handed reliever Wilfredo Boscan to a minor league contract. Boscan, 27, was previously a member of the Pittsburgh Pirates' organization. The Pirates promoted Boscan to the major leagues for the first time last season, where he...

Captain Wright Impressed By Mets’ Character, Clubhouse
February 21st, 2017 at 8:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? David Wright isn't sure how an intangible issue like character factors into wins and losses and the divisional race in the National League East. Still, the career-long Met is impressed by the leadership qualities in the clubhouse around him. "I've never been around this good...

Kallet: Failed Talks Between Mets, Walker Not The End Of The World
February 21st, 2017 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Brad Kallet» More Columns Spring training is barely a week old, but it's been so far, so good in Mets camp in the early going. I'm not necessarily saying that guys are in the best shapes of their lives, taking great cuts or feeling strong after long toss. Rather, I...

Neil Walker Contract Extension is an Interesting Thought for New York Mets
February 20th, 2017 at 7:13 PM
One of the early storylines for the New York Mets this spring has been contract extension talks with second baseman Neil Walker. Walker, who accepted a qualifying offer worth 17.2 million dollars over the winter, has been open to signing with the Mets for the long term. The two sides...