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New York Mets season predictions from ESPN analysts

The New York Mets let Jose Reyes walk prior to heading into their 2012 season and went on to win just 74 games.  This offseason they decided to trade away the reigning National League Cy Young award winner, R.A. Dickey, and recently discovered that Johan Santana is likely to miss all of 2013.   The [...]

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Around the Web: Industry reaction to R.A. Dickey trade

Yesterday afternoon, the 2012 National League Cy-Young Award winner R.A. Dickey reached an agreement with the Toronto Blue Jays on a two-year, $25 million extension allowing the Jays and the New York Mets to complete their seven-player deal.  With word of the deal breaking over the weekend, many Mets fans had plenty of time to [...]

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Mets officially announce R.A. Dickey trade

While the ‘official announcement’ of the deal sending R.A. Dickey to the Toronto Blue Jays is far less exciting than the rumors and circumstances leading up to it, the team has issued it’s customary press release which reads as follows. The New York Mets today announced that they acquired catchers Travis d’Arnaud and John Buck, [...]

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Dickey extends with Blue Jays for 2-years/$25 million

Yesterday Mets fans were made aware that R.A Dickey’s tenure as a New York Met was likely over as the team had an agreement in place to trade the reigning NL Cy Young award winner and his battery mate, Josh Thole, to the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for catching prospect Travis d’Arnaud, right hander Noah [...]

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Mets and Jays have agreement in place in trade for R.A. Dickey

The New York Mets have reportedly agreed to send 2012 National League Cy Young award winner R.A. Dickey and catcher Josh Thole to the Toronto Blue Jays for catching prospect Travis d’Arnaud, right hander Noah Syndergaard, and John Buck.  The deal also involves some ‘non-elite’ prospects from both sides and, according to Ken Rosenthal of [...]

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Mets are close to deal with Toronto for R.A. Dickey

According to the New York Post, the New York Mets are close to trading Cy Young winner RA Dickey to the Blue Jays in a seven-player deal built around elite catching prospect Travis d’Arnaud. #Mets #Bluejays still working thru matters, but feeling is they will get deal done to send Dickey to Tor December 15, [...]

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Mets have received acceptable offer for Dickey, trade talks intensify

Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports tweeted earlier today that “All signs point to #Mets trading Dickey.  Little progress with extension, 1 yr./$5M looks more attractive by the day.”   The Mets are certainly gambling in their efforts to increase Dickey’s trade value as the pitcher becomes more and more vocal regarding his displeasure surrounding the situation.  This [...]

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Rosenthal: All signs point to Mets trading Dickey

For some Mets fans,  happy hour can’t get here soon enough this afternoon as Fox Sports Ken Rosenthal is the latest to tweet about what appears to be an almost inevitable breakup between the New York Mets and Cy Young award winner R.A. Dickey. All signs point to #Mets trading Dickey. Little progress with extension, [...]

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Winter Meeting Update: David Wright a Met-for-life, Dickey, Olivo

On day three of the MLB Winter Meetings in Nashville, the New York Mets held a formal news conference to announce the signing of all-star third baseman, David Wright.  In case you were unaware, Wright and the Mets agreed to a 8-year $138 million extension, the largest contract in franchise history.  During the presser, Wright [...]

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