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Robert Gsellman among three non-tendered by Mets

Earlier this month, the Mets watched one of their longest-tenured players, Noah Syndergaard, leave Flushing in favor of Orange County. On Tuesday, the Mets jettisoned one of Syndergaard’s best friends and another long-tenured Met, reliever Robert Gsellman. The club non-tendered Gsellman as ... MORE
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Mets interested in discussing contract extension with Brandon Nimmo

The Mets have signed two starting outfielders in recent days, and they could also sign one of their longest-tenured outfielders to an extension. According to SNY’s Andy Martino, the Mets are interested in talking about a contract extension with Brandon Nimmo. Per ... MORE
Mets, Javier Baez agree to six-year contract

Javier Báez leaving Mets for six-year deal with Tigers

Javier Báez has agreed to a six-year deal with the Detroit Tigers worth $140 million, per multiple reports. Javier Báez is close to signing a multiyear deal with the Tigers, per @jonmorosi pic.twitter.com/FTONsFDWtW — FOX Sports: MLB (@MLBONFOX) November 30, 2021 SNY’s ... MORE
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Mets, Max Scherzer complete massive, record-setting short-term contract

The deal is done and Max Scherzer is ready to return to the National League East. The New York Mets are signing the best pitcher on the open market this winter, giving Mad Max a three-year, $130 million contract, according to MLB ... MORE
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Yankees sign former Mets infielder José Peraza to minor league contract

While other teams were handing out multimillion-dollar deals on Monday, the Yankees made a move that may have flown under the radar. New York signed infielder José Peraza to a minor league contract. The seven-year veteran played in 64 games for the ... MORE
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Mets agree to four-year deal with Starling Marte

The Mets have reportedly agreed to a four-year deal, $78 million deal with Starling Marte — their biggest one of the offseason thus far. Marte’s deal with New York is done pending a physical, per MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. Marte was one ... MORE
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Mets agree to deal with OF Mark Canha

The Mets have agreed to a deal with former Oakland Athletics outfielder Mark Canha. The 32-year-old will reportedly get a two-year deal with a third-year option for a guaranteed $26.5 million, per Joel Sherman of the New York Post. The deal is ... MORE
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Mets agree to two-year deal with INF Eduardo Escobar

The New York Mets are in agreement on a two-year, $20 million contract with free agent infielder Eduardo Escobar, per ESPN’s Jeff Passan. Escobar, 32, is a versatile switch hitter who can play second and third base but also played 18 games ... MORE
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Mets’ Robinson Cano week-to-week after suffering lower back discomfort in winter ball

Mets infielder Robinson Cano, who had been playing with the Estrellas Orientales in the Dominican Winter League, was removed from their team’s roster on Wednesday with lower back discomfort. Cano has been prescribed physical therapy and is considered week-to-week, the team said ... MORE
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Mets owner Steve Cohen calls out Steven Matz’s agent for ‘unprofessional behavior’

New York Mets owner Steve Cohen called out Steven Matz’s agent for “unprofessional behavior” in a tweet Wednesday morning, one day after the free-agent left-hander opted against rejoining his former team and signed with the St. Louis Cardinals. “I’m not happy this ... MORE
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Mets sign outfielder Nick Plummer

The New York Mets today have agreed to terms on a one-year major league contract with outfielder Nick Plummer. Plummer, 25, slashed .280/.415/.479 with 20 doubles, six triples, 15 homers, 54 RBI, 71 runs scored, 73 walks and 13 stolen bases in ... MORE
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Mets claim RHP Antonio Santos off waivers from Rockies

The New York Mets have claimed right-handed pitcher Antonio Santos off waivers from the Colorado Rockies. Santos, 25, appeared in seven games with the Rockies in 2021, going 0–1 with a 4.76 ERA (six earned runs/11.1 innings) with five walks and 10 ... MORE
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Mets protect four players from Rule 5 Draft

A few hours after they introduced general manager Billy Eppler to the media on Friday afternoon, the Mets made some roster moves, adding infielders Ronny Mauricio and Mark Vientos and right-handers José Butto and Adam Oller to the 40-man roster. Additionally, right-hander ... MORE
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Takeaways from Mets GM Billy Eppler, including how to evaluate struggling offense

On Friday afternoon, Billy Eppler was officially introduced as the Mets’ general manager. He spoke about how he’ll view the Mets’ offense and his rough times with the Los Angeles Angels, while Sandy Alderson discussed how his role with the team will ... MORE
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Mets name Billy Eppler general manager

As the Mets searched for a new head of baseball operations this month, their ideal candidate blended scouting acumen with an analytical mindset and, importantly, a familiarity with the big-market atmosphere of New York City. Billy Eppler checked those boxes for the ... MORE