Tagged: ‘Bartolo Colon’

New York Mets Might Be Better Now than the Pennant Winning 2015 Edition
January 23rd, 2016 at 4:07 PM
The New York Mets took a big step towards defending their National League pennant when they re-signed Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes gives the Mets a legitimate cleanup hitter and helps deepen the team's lineup and bench. The Mets were expecting to platoon Juan Lagares and Alejandro De Aza in center field...

MLB Hot Stove: New York Mets Re-Sign Bartolo Colon to 1-Year, $7.25 Million Deal
December 16th, 2015 at 5:09 PM
The New York Mets really wanted Bartolo Colon to stay after two successful years with the team and on Wednesday, the two sides came to an agreement for the veteran to return for at least one more season. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets have agreed to terms with the 42-year-old veteran on a one-year...

New York Mets Make Solid Progress at Winter Meetings
December 11th, 2015 at 7:27 AM
The New York Mets entered the Winter Meetings hoping to secure their starting second baseman. The initial plan was to sign Ben Zobrist to a four year contract, but the Mets were spurned as Zobrist signed a four year deal with the Chicago Cubs. The Mets pivoted nicely by acquiring...

New York Mets, Bartolo Colon Open to Reunion After Jonathon Niese Trade
December 9th, 2015 at 5:26 PM
The New York Mets addressed one need today when they acquired second baseman Neil Walker from the Pittsburgh Pirates. Acquiring Walker created another need as the Mets had to part with starting pitcher Jonathon Niese to do the deal. Niese was slated to be the team's fifth starter this season...

Report: New York Mets Still Interested in Reunions with Bartolo Colon, Tyler Clippard
December 7th, 2015 at 8:34 PM
The New York Mets are in the market to round out their pitching staff. While the team awaits a decision from Ben Zobrist, the next big area of concern appears to be the bullpen. The Mets are open to returns from a pair of 2015 contributors: Tyler Clippard and Bartolo...