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Dwight Gooden remembers ‘second father’ Mel Stottlemyre

NY Post (Kevin Kernan) — PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Dwight Gooden owes much to Mel Stottlemyre. When Gooden came up as a rookie with the Mets in 1984, Stottlemyre was his pitching coach, and they forged a strong bond, a...
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Lauren Sanchez once struck out with Mets legend Mike Piazza

NY Post (Oli Coleman) — It was a swing and a miss.
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Mets legend reveals story behind one of the greatest catches ever

NY Post (Kevin Kernan) — PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Everyone knows the glorious end of this story. Ron Swoboda made The Catch to save the Miracle Mets in Game 4 of the 1969 World Series. The Mets won in the 10th inning on a...
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Seth Lugo can’t wait to watch Mets bullpen mates in action

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Seth Lugo will have an additional reason to pay attention to the game this season when he isn’t pitching. Edwin Diaz’s arrival to the Mets last month might have resonated the most with Lugo, who...
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Asdrubal Cabrera wanted Mets reunion that won’t happen now

NY Post (Anthony Barstow) — Brodie Van Wagenen has made a number of big moves in his first offseason as Mets general manager, but one move he didn’t make was to bring back popular infielder Asdrubal Cabrera. It’s a reunion...
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Dwight Gooden says Mets’ best bet for future isn’t Jacob deGrom

NY Post (Mike Puma) — As much as Dwight Gooden appreciates 2018 NL Cy Young winner Jacob deGrom’s talent, he says the highest ceiling in the Mets’ rotation might belong to another pitcher. In an online chat hosted by...
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Mets give Tim Tebow a major-league invite

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Tim Tebow has become quite the spring training veteran for the Mets. The former Heisman Trophy’s winner third camp since launching his baseball career will begin with the rest of the Mets’ major...
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LeBron James’ Lakers move is crippling the NBA’s TV ratings

NY Post (Andrew Marchand) — LeBron James went west, and the NBA ratings have gone south. More than halfway through the regular season, NBA ratings have fallen. The real plummet has been on Turner, which started with a...
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Jed Lowrie expecting to be an everyday player for the Mets

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Jed Lowrie will wear the “super-utility” label for the Mets, but he’s hardly a part-time player. “I have been told that I will be a regular, and that is what I’m going into it thinking,” Lowrie...
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Mets need one more big move, or offseason won’t be a home run

NY Post (Ken Davidoff) — The Mets reached third base on Wednesday with their introduction of Jed Lowrie at a Citi Field news conference. Can they advance the final 90 feet to turn this into a home-run winter? They’d have...
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Mets’ stunning reason for ignoring Bryce Harper: Jeff McNeil

NY Post (Mike Puma) — The two biggest fish on the market can probably forget about Flushing Bay as a potential home. As Bryce Harper and Manny Machado linger in free agency and look for teams willing to spend big on...
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Beloved Met Wilmer Flores lands with Diamondbacks

NY Post (Jake Nisse) — This time, Wilmer Flores is actually leaving. The infielder, who has spent his entire career, dating back to 2008, with the Mets, agreed Tuesday to a one-year deal with the Diamondbacks with a...
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Yasmani Grandal: Why I turned down Mets’ $60 million offer

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — Yasmani Grandal considered it a $60 million insult. Yes, the Mets were potentially offering him more years than other teams, but the then-free agent catcher felt the average money per year was...
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Bob Costas and NBC are quietly and officially broken up

NY Post (Andrew Marchand) — Bob Costas’ legendary career at NBC is now officially over. “It’s all settled quietly and happily for all concerned,” Costas told The Post. Costas, 66, will continue on the MLB Network, where he...
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Yankees and Mets icon Mel Stottlemyre dead at 77

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — New York baseball has lost an icon. Mel Stottlemyre, an ace pitcher for the Yankees in the 1960s and a premier pitching coach on World Series champions for both the Mets and Yankees, passed away...
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Jacob deGrom gets record raise in arbitration

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Jacob deGrom’s historic season with the Mets has wrought a payout just as impressive. The National League Cy Young award winner avoided arbitration with the team on Friday by agreeing to a...
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Chili Davis pushing Mets to old-school, controversial hitting approach

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Chili Davis is ready to scrap launch angle in favor of a throwback concept: putting the ball in play. The veteran hitting coach, hired last month by the Mets as part of manager Mickey Callaway’s...
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Mets sign left-handed reliever to minor-league deal

NY Post (Mike Puma) — The Mets hope Luis Avilan will be an under-the-radar addition who subtracts the need for another left-hander in the bullpen. Avilan agreed to a minor-league deal with the club on Thursday and was...
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Mets add infielder Jed Lowrie on two-year, $20 million deal

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — The Mets added infielder Jed Lowrie on a two-year deal, The Post’s Mike Puma confirmed Thursday. The contract is worth a reported $20 million. The 34-year-old switch-hitter comes to Queens...
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Blog Articles

2019 Top 25 Mets Prospects: 11, Ross Adolph

Amazin' Avenue (Steve Sypa) — Coming in at 11 on our 2019 list is a 2018 draftee that turned into a very pleasant surprise. EDITOR’S NOTE : Luis Santana was traded to the Houston Astros January 6th, after the 2019...
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Potential breakout candidates for the 2019 Mets

Amazin' Avenue (Allison McCague) — These players are poised for big things this season. If there was one thing that stuck out about the 2018 Mets , it’s that they were almost an entirely different team in the second half. Once...
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Mets Morning News for January 21, 2018

Amazin' Avenue (Richard Staff) — Your Monday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Ron Swoboda sat down with Kevin Kernan to discuss his legendary catch from the 1969 World Series. ...
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Mets Morning News for January 20, 2019

Amazin' Avenue (Allison McCague) — Your Sunday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Seth Lugo has pitched on the same team as Edwin Diaz once before—when they were both playing for...
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Mets Morning News for January 19, 2019

Amazin' Avenue (Jonathan Maseng) — Your Saturday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets If you were looking for some interesting facts about Jed Lowrie ’s personality, this article’s got...
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2019 Top 25 Mets Prospects: 12, Simeon Woods-Richardson

Amazin' Avenue (Steve Sypa) — Coming in at 12 on our 2019 list is the Mets’ second-round draft pick from 2018, a young Texan with a big fastball and an equally big attitude. 12. Simeon Woods-Richardson, RHP Height : 6’3”, ...
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Mets invite thirteen minor leaguers to major league spring training

Amazin' Avenue (Maggie Wiggin) — Tim Tebow headlines a motley crew of minor league invites to big league camp. The Mets announced Thursday that they will be inviting thirteen players from the minors to join big league camp...
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Mets Morning News for January 18, 2019

Amazin' Avenue (Linda Surovich) — Your Friday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Tim Tebow, Peter Alonso, and Andres Gimenez are just some of the prospects invited to big league camp ...
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Tebow to open spring in Mets' major league camp

ESPN The Mets say Tim Tebow will return to start spring training at the team's major league camp in Port St. Lucie, Florida.
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Howie Rose to return as Mets’ lead play-by-play voice

Amazin' Avenue (Vasilis Drimalitis) — The team’s radio broadcast will move to WCBS 880 beginning in 2019 The New York Mets are moving to a new radio station in 2019, and some familiar faces are making the move with them. Earlier...
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2019 Top 25 Mets Prospects: 13, Luis Santana

Amazin' Avenue (Steve Sypa) — Coming in at 13 on our 2019 list is a short infielder who has done nothing but hit since becoming a professional. EDITOR’S NOTE : Luis Santana was traded to the Houston Astros January...
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Mets Morning News for January 17, 2019

Amazin' Avenue (Linda Surovich) — Your Thursday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Jed Lowrie was officially introduced with a press conference at Citi Field. The Mets’ newest...
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Who Are These Guys Again?

Faith and Fear in Flushing (Greg Prince) — Jed Lowrie was sitting next to Brodie Van Wagenen on Wednesday answering a reporter’s question about being reunited with Chili Davis, which is a scene that would have been a rather random one to...
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Lowrie, in new role, will move around Mets' infield

ESPN Jed Lowrie would rather talk about wine than whine.
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Source: INF Flores agrees to Diamondbacks' deal

ESPN Infielder Wilmer Flores and the Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed on a one-year contract, a source tells ESPN's Jeff Passan. The deal includes a club option for the 2020 season.
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Mets hold introductory press conference for Jed Lowrie

Amazin' Avenue (Allison McCague) — Lowrie will wear number 4 as a Met, once worn by Wilmer Flores. The Mets introduced their latest free agent signing, Jed Lowrie , today at a press conference at Citi Field. Mets GM Brodie Van...
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Meet the Mets’ Outfield

Amazin' Avenue (Maggie Wiggin) — With a lot of new names, and a few old ones, the Mets have a lot of moving parts to fill in their outfield. While the team is more than welcome to render this post obsolete by making another big...
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2019 Top 25 Mets Prospects: 14, Desmond Lindsay

Amazin' Avenue (Steve Sypa) — Coming in at 14 on our 2019 list is a toolsy outfielder who has missed a great deal of time and baseball development due to assorted injuries. 14. Desmond Lindsay, CF Height : 6’, Weight :...
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Mets Morning News for January 16, 2019

Amazin' Avenue (Kory Powell) — Your Wednesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets are continuing to monitor the market for free agent outfielder A.J. Pollock . New...
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Patrick Mahomes inherited clutch gene from his major league dad

ESPN Can the Chiefs quarterback remain composed as the postseason stages get bigger? His family history might give him a distinct advantage.
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