Category: ‘First Basemen’

New York Mets Avoid Arbitration; Agree to 1-Year Deals with Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia
January 22nd, 2016 at 9:30 PM
While the New York Mets try to resolve the contract situation with center fielder Yoenis Cespedes, the Mets took care of a little housekeeping of their own by avoiding arbitration with two of their players and settling on contracts for the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets were able to avoid arbitration with...

MLB Hot Stove: Atlanta Braves Sign New York Mets’ Kelly Johnson to 1-Year Deal
January 6th, 2016 at 12:08 PM
The New York Mets are losing one of the pieces that helped them in their second half surge to the 2015 World Series. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday, the Atlanta Braves have agreed to terms with Kelly Johnson on a one-year deal, as per Mark Bowman of ***PHOTO2*** Johnson was dealt to the Mets by...

New York Mets Have Checked in with Outfielder Ryan Raburn
December 17th, 2015 at 11:42 AM
The New York Mets would like to find a right handed hitting outfielder who could also play some first base to fill the void left when Michael Cuddyer unexpectedly retired. One guy who can check both boxes is free agent outfielder Ryan Raburn, who had his 2016 option declined by...

New York Mets’ Michael Cuddyer Announces Retirement from Baseball; Ending 15-Year Career
December 11th, 2015 at 9:42 PM
Michael Cuddyer had one year left on his two-year deal with the New York Mets, but he decided that it was best if he hung up the spikes for good. ***PHOTO1*** The 36-year-old veteran on Friday decided to announce his retirement from baseball, as per Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, as...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Lucas Duda
November 28th, 2015 at 4:21 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)...