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Mets Fight Back, But Cards Take Final Game 5-4

Today the Mets got another quality start, along with some timely long balls, but it wasn’t enough to beat the Cardinals today as they fell 5-4 in the series finale this afternoon in the Citi. The Mets fought hard today, but made a few costly errors (only one of which counted as an error) that [...]

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Carlos Beltran leaves Scott Boras for new agent

As if you needed another reason to love Carlos Beltran, the All-Star rightfielder is apparently cutting ties with super agent Scott Boras.  According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com: Lozano is no slouch himself as he represents the likes of Albert Pujols, but now he’ll have to another big bat to shop around this Winter.  Carlos [...]

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Red Sox could also be in on Beltran bidding

Just because Theo Epstein is out of Boston doesn’t mean the rivalry between the Yanks and Sox has gone with him.  I’m sure nobody expected that would be the case but just in case you needed a simple reminder it appears as though the AL East powerhouses may once again be competing for the services [...]

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Yanks could make play for Carlos Beltran

According to Wallace Mathews of ESPNNewYork.com, the Yankees may turn their attention to former Met rightfielder if they decline to pick up Nick Swisher’s option for this coming season: Not long ago, it was considered a slam-dunk that the Yankees would pick up Nick Swisher’s $10.25 million option for 2012, despite another miserable postseason performance. [...]

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No retreat No surrender

After coming back from a four run deficit Monday night to win in walk off fashion, the New York Mets battled back from two runs down on Tuesday night, scoring three in the eighth inning to take the first two games off this four game series versus the S.D. Padres. The comebacks were the clubs [...]

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What Does The Future Hold For Angel Pagan?

Angel Pagan had missed two straight games after being removed from the lineup early on Sunday afternoon last week due to dehydration. The New York Mets sent their starting centerfielder for blood work the following afternoon for precautionary reasons and according to Adam Rubin, Pagan told reporters that his blood work came back normal and [...]

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The Ugly side to the Beltran coin

When it comes to the trade that sent Carlos Beltran to the San Francisco Giants this past Wednesday, there are two sides to the coin.  Heads:  In Zack Wheeler the organization landed a top level prospect the likes of which few thought would be available in return for only two months of Beltran’s services.  Tails: [...]

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The Big Ox, Lucas Duda

The New York Mets have now played in two games without their former all-star right fielder Carlos Beltran — whom they traded to the S.F. Giants Wednesday afternoon — and, surprisingly, have not missed a beat. They are 2-0 without Carlos, scoring 18 runs on 25 hits over that span. This club has done an [...]

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Mets Make it Official, Announce Trade of Carlos Beltran

According to MLB.com, the New York Mets have officially announced the trade of Carlos Beltran and cash considerations to the S.F. Giants for pitching prospect Zack Wheeler by releasing the following statement: The New York Mets today announced that they have acquired minor league righthanded pitcher Zack Wheeler from the San Francisco Giants in exchange [...]

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