Category: ‘MLB Free Agency’

New York Mets Seeking Left Handed Specialist for Bullpen
November 25th, 2015 at 7:42 AM
The New York Mets came close to winning it all in 2015, but they fell short because of several key weaknesses. One was infield defense, which the Mets are trying to address by making a run at infielder Ben Zobrist. Another key problem was the Mets' lack of a left...

New York Mets, Washington Nationals Believed to Be “High Bidders” for Ben Zobrist
November 24th, 2015 at 3:18 PM
The most sought after free agent on the market appears to be utility infielder Ben Zobrist. Zobrist, who just helped the Kansas City Royals win a World Series championship, has drawn interest from upwards of 20 teams and is believed to have offers from 10. Even though Zobrist is 34,...

Free Agent Market Being Held up by Ben Zobrist, Darren O’Day
November 23rd, 2015 at 2:57 PM
The Hot Stove season has been very quiet. While there have been a few trades, there have been no major free agent signings. While this isn't unusual in the week leading up to Thanksgiving, there has been little chatter on the free agent market.'s Matt Cerrone notes that MLB...

New York Mets May Non-Tender Ruben Tejada
November 19th, 2015 at 7:44 PM
#WinForRuben became a rallying cry for New York Mets' fans during the playoffs after shortstop Ruben Tejada had his leg broken on a dirty slide by Los Angeles Dodgers' second baseman Chase Utley. Tejada, who has been much maligned throughout his tenure as a Met, actually drew standing ovations during...

New York Mets Expected to Make “Legitimate Bid” to Re-Sign Daniel Murphy
November 19th, 2015 at 2:04 PM
When second baseman Daniel Murphy rejected the New York Mets' qualifying offer last week, many assumed that was the end of his tenure with the New York Mets. Murphy is widely expected to secure a 3-4 year deal worth at least 12 million dollars a year, a figure most analysts...