Tagged: ‘Chicago Cubs’

Are New York Mets National League Favorites After Re-Signing Cespedes?
January 24th, 2016 at 1:58 PM
The re-signing of Yoenis Cespedes put a bow on a very strong offseason for the New York Mets. The Mets managed to keep the bulk of their pennant winning roster together while upgrading the group's depth in the lineup and in the bullpen. The 2016 edition of the Amazin's isn't...

Chicago Cubs’ Co-Owner Calls Mets Fans “Obnoxious”
January 17th, 2016 at 2:23 PM
The New York Mets and Chicago Cubs were heated rivals back in the early years of Mets' history. The two teams notably fought for the pennant in 1969, when the black cat incident at Shea Stadium highlighted the Mets' second half comeback past the Cubs to win the NL East....

Ben Zobrist Spurns New York Mets for Four Year Deal with Chicago Cubs
December 8th, 2015 at 10:07 PM
The New York Mets made it clear their top priority this winter was to land utility man Ben Zobrist. Zobrist had other ideas, spurning the Mets to sign a four year contract with the Chicago Cubs this evening, Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports. The Cubs, who entered the pictured late...

Chicago Cubs Could Be Newest Players for Ben Zobrist
December 8th, 2015 at 6:20 PM
Ben Zobrist canceled scheduled television appearances after his representatives met with the Washington Nationals this afternoon, leading to speculation he was nearing a decision. That figured to be good news for the New York Mets, who made it known to Zobrist that he was their top target this year. There...

New York Mets, Chicago Cubs Will Wrap up Spring Training in Las Vegas
December 5th, 2015 at 12:21 AM
The New York Mets announced the addition of two more games to their exhibition schedule this spring. Those games will take place in Las Vegas against the Chicago Cubs. Las Vegas is the home of the Mets' Triple-A Affiliate, the Las Vegas 51's, and those games will be played at...