Tagged: ‘Johan Santana’

Former Met Johan Santana Attempting Comeback
December 8th, 2015 at 1:35 PM
Former New York Mets' pitcher Johan Santana is attempting another comeback, CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports. Santana, 36, hasn't pitched in the major leagues in three years after undergoing a second surgery to repair a torn capsule in his left shoulder. This would be the second comeback attempt for Santana,...

New York Mets Offseason in Review
February 19th, 2014 at 10:23 AM
With the New York Mets back on the field in Port St. Lucie, Mets 101 takes a look at what went down over the offseason in the organization as the franchise looked to continue its rebuild and inch ever closer to competing in 2014 and beyond. Many familiar faces are...

Mets 101 News and Notes: 2013 Winter Meetings Edition, Day 2
December 10th, 2013 at 7:40 PM
The rumor mill is in full swing as the second day of the Winter Meetings is underway. The Mets have been active throughout the day, as rumors of new acquisitions and potential targets have circulated throughout the Twitterverse. Here at Mets 101, we will catch you up on all the...

Mets 101 All Star Memories: Johan Santana (2009)
December 3rd, 2013 at 11:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** When the New York Mets signed starting pitcher Johan Santana prior to the 2008 season, the southpaw had already appeared in three MLB All-Star Games and won two Cy Young Awards. The Mets shelled out a six-year, $137.5 Million contract after acquiring their new ace in a trade with...

Mets 101 All-Star Memories: Carlos Beltran (2005-07, 2009, 2011)
November 19th, 2013 at 12:44 AM
After years of less-than stellar outfield production, the New York Mets added some star power to the lineup in prior to the 2005 season when they signed playoff hero Carlos Beltran to a seven-year, $119 million contract. Beltran was a Met for the majority of that contract, rewarding the franchise...