Category: ‘MLB Free Agency’

Report: New York Mets Won’t Rule Out Reunion with Carlos Gomez
August 11th, 2016 at 9:56 AM
One of the best moves in New York Mets' history was the failed trade for then Milwaukee Brewers' outfielder Carlos Gomez. Gomez almost became a Met last July in exchange for pitcher Zack Wheeler and infielder Wilmer Flores, but the trade fell through after the Mets were concerned about Gomez's...

New York Mets Should Try to Bring Back Juan Uribe Given Issues on Infield
August 2nd, 2016 at 7:23 AM
The New York Mets have started to (unintentionally) bring the band back together from last year's pennant winning squad. After re-acquiring Kelly Johnson from the Atlanta Braves in June, the Mets added another old friend yesterday when they brought back Jonathon Niese from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for struggling...

New York Mets Place Jose Reyes on Disabled List, Sign Justin Ruggiano
July 30th, 2016 at 7:39 PM
The New York Mets finally decided to stop playing short handed in their series with the Colorado Rockies. Prior to tonight's game, the Mets placed infielder Jose Reyes on the 15 day disabled list with an intercostal strain. Reyes suffered the injury in the first game of a double header...

Yulieski Gurriel Signs Five Year Deal with Houston Astros
July 15th, 2016 at 4:56 PM
One potential option for the New York Mets to boost their offense is now off the board. Cuban third baseman Yulieski Gurriel, who held a private workout with the Mets a few weeks ago, has signed a five year deal with the Houston Astros. The deal is worth 47.5 million...

New York Mets Watched Yulieski Gurriel Work Out Today
June 27th, 2016 at 5:54 PM
The New York Mets have been turning over every rock looking for a third baseman following David Wright's neck surgery, and one of the more popular names on the wish list is Cuban third baseman Yulieski Gurriel. Gurriel, who was declared a free agent by Major League Baseball a few...