Found January 21, 2012 on Miami Herald:
TEAMS: New York Mets
With spring training just weeks away, nobody's working harder to prepare for the New York Mets' future than their lawyers.

2012 MLB Draft: Trey Williams, 3B, Valencia HS

With the hot stove season nearing its end, I’ll be chipping in a lot less on Mets news, and focus more on the upcoming First Year Player Draft in June, as I did last year. I’m currently working on my own “Top 15 Draft Prospects” list and a “Five Players To Watch” piece for the Mets top selections in 2012. Both will be ready in early February. I’m not going to do any...

Could the Rockies trade for Justin Turner?

Troy Renck of the Denver Post says the Rockies had been trying to acquire Marco Scutaro from the Red Sox, but those talks have stalled and says it’s “more likely they get someone like Justin Turner than Scutaro now.” In December, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York said the Mets were interested in acquiring Eric Young from the Rockies, and said Turner could ‘get the deal done....

Link: New York Mets: 1 Bold Prediction for Each Player on the 25-Man Roster

Frank Gray, a Featured Columnist for, wrote a very optimistic article on the Mets, and 1 bold prediction for each player on the 25-man roster. Click here to check out his article.  I really do believe if everything happens that Frank Gray predicts to happen, the Mets will no question be a contender this year for a playoff spot. Frank Gray does say that he is being...

VIDEO: Mike Piazza Wants Mets Hat for Hall of Fame

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Rockies Still Looking At Turner

The Colorado Rockies are still eyeing Mets infielder Justin Turner, says Troy Renck of the Denver Post. The Rockies have been discussing a deal for RedSox shortstop Marco Scutaro, but talks seemed to have stalled, and see Turner as a more attainable option than him. Last month, the Mets and Rockies were said to have been discussing a deal for Jon Niese involving 2B/OF Eric Young...

The Mets Are Moving In The Fences, And They're Selling Them Too

Because they can't lure you to the ballpark with a winning team, the Mets will try to lure you with home runs. They're bringing in the outfield walls at Citi Field to goose scoring, and here's a question we definitely never pondered: what do you do with the old outfield wall? If you're a billion dollars in debt, you sell them to fans...

Daniel Murphy To Receive Rising Star Award At Thurman Munson Dinner

New York Mets infielder Daniel Murphy will receive the inaugural “Thurman Rising Star Award” at the 32nd Annual Thurman Munson Awards Dinner on Tuesday night, January 31, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City, it was announced today by AHRC New York City Foundation. Murphy will be cited for his perseverance in returning from injury and for his community spirit and involvement...

At New York civil trial, Mets hope to shed Bernie Madoff taint

NEW YORK - With spring training just weeks away, nobody's working harder to prepare for the New York Mets' future...

At NY civil trial, Mets hope to shed Madoff taint

With spring training just weeks away, nobody's working harder to prepare for the New York Mets' future than their lawyers.

Baseball. A Homecoming Honor

R.A. Dickey's baseball journey has led him all around the country from his time at Tennessee 16 years ago to his current spot in the starting pitching New York Mets' starting rotation of the New York Mets. His journey back to Knoxville to be inducted in the Tennessee Baseball Hall of Fame seemed like it took almost as long.

Mets trying to sign Cody Ross

According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN, the Mets are interested in OF Cody Ross, and are “making a run at signing him.” Ross, 31, hit .240 with 14 home runs and 52 RBI in 405 at-bats over 121 games with the Giants last season. He’s a .261 career hitter with a .323 OBP with 100 home runs and 371 RBI in eight seasons with the Giants, Marlins, Dodgers, Reds, and Tigers. He’s hit...

Mets Interested In Cody Ross

The Mets are "making a run at signing" free agent outfielder Cody Ross, reports ESPN's Jerry Crasnick (Twitter link).  Ross would give the Mets depth at all three outfield positions, join ex-Giants teammate Andres Torres in a center field platoon or join Scott Hairston as right-handed complements to the left-handed hitting Lucas Duda in right field. The Braves...
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