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Archives: December 2009

This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty - ...

Dejection - A state of melancholy depression -see Mets Fan.Well the proverbial poop has hit the fan in Mets town, and I think Mets ownership has fl...

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News Flash: Non-Tenders Are NOT Alway...

As the list of non-tenders was finalized over the weekend I was able to do a little reading on various sites and came across this common misconcept...

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This Day In Mets In Mets Infamy With ...

Quick riddle .What does both my mothers cooking and the current Mets off season have in common ? No Alex Cora and Chris Coste were not among the in...

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(Don't) Leave A (Non) Tender Moment A...

The fine folks at MLBTR have compiled both a complete non-tender list and an interesting non-tender list.Your job as a thoroughly engaged and opini...

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Bay Rejects REDSOX Offer!

This from Ken Rosenthal's Twitter: "Jason Bay rejects Red Sox's latest offer. Agent Joe Urbon: "We have other offers on table that are of greater i...

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Breaking News: Mets Make Significant...

According to Buster Olney: "There are signs they may have made a significant offer to free-agent LHPJohn Lackey" Thanks to Metsblog for the link.S...

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Garrett Atkins Now A Free Agent

With the non-tender deadline approaching at 11:00pm eastern time tonight, the list of players being non-tendered by their clubs is beginning to tri...

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Non-Tender pick up: Chien Ming Wang

Here is a steal waiting to happen.   If the Yankees decide to Non-Tender Chien Ming Wang, the Mets should jump all over him.  It's a no brainer.   ...

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'Baseball Source' Questions Bay's Lon...

According to Sean McAdam of CSNNE.com (Comcast Sports Net New England), the Boston Red Sox are concerned with the declining defensive abilities of ...

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This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty - ...

It's very funny, Yesterday I was reading Joel " The Hack" Sherman's column in the New York Post yesterday which asked a pretty incendiary - yet rel...

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The Glue Is Back, Mets Re-sign Elmer

According to mlb.com's Rhett Bollinger, the Mets have re-signed Elmer Dessens.   The 38 year old right handed pitcher and Carrera Tech of Hermosill...

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Torrealba To Visit NY Next Week

According to Troy Renck of The Denver Post, free agent catcher Yorvit Torrealba (no relation to Joe Torre or Jessica Alba), late of the Colorado Ro...

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"We don’t want to jump in too early...

According to Joel Sherman a Mets official was quoted with the headline above.I think this is good because it means that barring the unforeseen circ...

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Mets Make an Offer to MOLINA (and bay)?

That headline is for you Fongy.Back to the more important story here.   It looks like according to the Fat Man (as I pointed out here:Market Comes ...

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Millwood Deal Provides Mets Blueprint...

can Minaya sell teams on Castillo's future value?The Baltimore Orioles acquired Kevin Millwood, as well as $9 million of his contract, from the Tex...

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Rosenthal: Phils, Angels Lead Hallada...

Ken Rosenthal (Fox Sports) believes the Phillies and Angels are the front-runners in the Roy Halladay sweepstakes. The Phillies are reportedly offe...

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Take that Phillies: Mets Select Carl...

The Mets had the 7th pick in the Rule 5 draft today and have selected Carlos Monasterios.   Carlos is a 23 year old A ball (moved up to AA at end o...

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