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Orioles Rumors: Baltimore has inquired on Mets' Bartolo Colon

The New York Mets have gotten very little interest so far in starting pitcher Bartolo Colon and it is highly likely that they keep him.One team that has inquired on Colon is the Baltimore Orioles, but the Mets have not decided whether or not they intend to keep him or trade him, reports Jon Heyman of / gettyimages.comColon, 41, is having a decent season for...
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Latest Trade Rumors and News On Bartolo Colon

Here are the latest rumblings from some baseball insiders on Mets starter Bartolo Colon and whether he’ll still be a Met by the end of today’s non-waiver trade deadline at 4:00 PM EST. The Baltimore Orioles have checked in on Colon according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. However, Heyman hears that the Mets are still undecided on whether to trade him. Heyman says the Giants and...
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Need help Sandy? NY Mets Life knows what to do at the trade deadline

The trade deadline is just hours away and it is still unknown what the Mets are going to do. They have several options this year. They currently trail the division leading Washington Nationals by 7.5 games and are 6 games out of a wild card spot. Sandy Alderson recently said that the most likely situation is that the Mets will stand pat and hope they can make a run at the playoffs...
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Colon Expected To Remain With Mets, Team Won’t Eat Any Portion Of His Salary

Mike Puma of the NY Post reports that ”nothing has changed” regarding Bartolo Colon. and that the Mets “won’t eat any of the $13 million” he is owed. Team officials told him that they expect the veteran right-hander will still be a Met on 8/1. 9:00 AM Andy Martino of the New York Daily News is reporting that the Kansas City Royals are interested in New York Met’s starting...
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A Mets game gets delayed by a Sharknado in ‘Sharknado 2′

Yes, MLB’s trade deadline is just a day away, making for one of the most exciting dates on the baseball calendar. However, before the trade deadline comes one of the most anticipated events in recent pop culture history. I probably don’t even need to tell you what that is, but perhaps you’ve been so tuned in to baseball that you didn’t realize that Sharknado 2: The Second...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Interested in Bartolo Colon

Andy Martino of the New York Daily News is reporting that the Kansas City Royals are interested in New York Met’s starting pitcher Bartolo Colon.  The Royals are looking to add depth to their rotation, but the main question is whether they have the payroll flexibility to take Colon’s remaining contract, which is approximately $14.25 over the next year and remainder of this...
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Sources: Kansas City Royals could be in play for Mets' Bartolo Colon

A new possibility has emerged for the Mets’ Bartolo Colon, although it remains to be seen how serious it is. According to major league sources, the Kansas City Royals are considering making a run at one of Monday night’s starters in New York, Colon or Philadelphia’s A.J. Burnett.
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Mets Rumors: New York has 'absolutely nothing' brewing on Bartolo Colon trade talks

The New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday by the score of 7-1. The win improved the Mets to 51-55 on the season, fourth in the National League East. Bartolo Colon scattered 10 his over seven innings and struck out six to get his 10th win of the season. The 41-year old is having a good season and with the trade deadline approaching, one would think Colon would...
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New York Mets Will Pay Some Of Bartolo Colon’s Contract In Trade

The New York Mets made two big acquisitions this summer, Curtis Granderson and Bartolo Colon. While Granderson will be with the Mets for awhile, it appears Colon’s days in a Mets uniform are numbered. Bartolo Colon has been solid for the team this season, pitching himself to a 9-8 record with a 4.03 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, and 100 Ks in 134 IP. So why would the Mets be willing to trade...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bartolo Colon Is Upping His Trade Value At The Perfect Time

Bartolo Colon was an interesting gamble for Mets general manager Sandy Alderson in the off-season.  I believe Sandy had every intention of flipping Colon for young prospects prior to this year’s trade deadline.  Bartolo’s Cy Young caliber performance in Oakland last year was expected to carry over to Flushing in 2014 and while it hasn’t been that stellar, he has put up above...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss
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