1. Mets' Bartolo Colon Collects 2,000th Career Strikeout

    Per ESPN Stats & Info via Twitter , New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon recorded his 2,000th career strikeout Wednesday afternoon, May 28, against the Pittsburgh Pirates...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 631 reads 2 comments

  2. Early-Season Grades for New York Mets' Offseason Acquisitions

    The New York Mets made some major acquisitions this offseason, and so far the signings have been both up and down. It is still early in the season, so these grades are largely meaningless...

    Sean Cunningham Written by Sean Cunningham about 3 months ago 2,253 reads 3 comments

  3. Mets' Bartolo Colon Approaches 2,000 Career Strikeouts

    Friday will mark the 17th anniversary of New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon 's major league debut , and the right-hander is closing in on 2,000 career strikeouts...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 months ago 1,034 reads 2 comments

  4. 3 Predictions for Bartolo Colon's 1st New York Mets Season

    The New York Mets made a splash when they signed Bartolo Colon to a two-year, $20 million pact last December. Colon cannot replace Matt Harvey. No one can...

    Stephen Smith Written by Stephen Smith about 5 months ago 3,663 reads 8 comments

  5. Grading the New York Mets' Offseason Moves

    The offseason for general manager Sandy Alderson and the New York Mets has been relatively quiet, especially when compared to their crosstown rivals, the New York Yankees . But they haven't been exactly stagnant either...

    Jason Lempert Written by Jason Lempert about 5 months ago 4,403 reads 9 comments

  6. 3 Key New York Mets Storylines Entering Spring Training

    Entering spring training, a few New York Mets storylines could be described using the word "surprising" or "exhausting." After all, the team will be entering camp with more questions than they probably care to admit...

    Jennifer Khedaroo Written by Jennifer Khedaroo about 5 months ago 1,852 reads 1 comments

  7. Bartolo Colon's Biggest Role for the New York Mets: Mentoring Rafael Montero

    The New York Mets signed Bartolo Colon in part to help fill the void left by Matt Harvey’s injury at the top of the rotation, but his most important role could be how he mentors prospect Rafael Montero...

    Sean Cunningham Written by Sean Cunningham about 5 months ago 4,146 reads 5 comments

  8. 2014 Scouting Reports and Projections for Each New York Mets Pitcher and Catcher

    The February 15 spring training report date for the New York Mets is right around the corner, which will officially kick off their mission of becoming a winning baseball team in 2014...

    Matthew Musico Written by Matthew Musico about 6 months ago 5,163 reads 15 comments

  9. Grading New York Mets' Moves so Far This Offseason

    The New York Mets have been pretty active in free agency this winter. Despite that Matt Harvey will miss the 2014 MLB season rehabbing from Tommy John surgery, Sandy Alderson ...

    Matthew Musico Written by Matthew Musico about 6 months ago 2,211 reads 8 comments

  10. Grading the New York Mets' Moves So Far This Offseason

    It's been quite a productive offseason for the New York Mets so far. Mets fans have been clamoring for general manager Sandy Alderson to be aggressive and add some important ...

    Stephen Smith Written by Stephen Smith about 7 months ago 3,081 reads 13 comments

  11. Grading the New York Mets on the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings

    The New York Mets front office entered the 2013 MLB winter meetings walking tall, clearly proud that it had signed Curtis Granderson, its first major free agent since Jason Bay...

    Sean Cunningham Written by Sean Cunningham about 7 months ago 7,486 reads 19 comments

  12. New York Mets: Potential 2014 Pitching Staff and Predictions

    Sandy Alderson's "plan" took a big hit in October when the organization got word Matt Harvey would likely miss all of 2014 with a torn UCL...

    Matthew Musico Written by Matthew Musico about 7 months ago 6,763 reads 28 comments

  13. Why Bartolo Colon Is Great Move for Mets Short-Term and Long-Term Plans

    When Matt Harvey went down with an elbow injury in August, the Mets lost an ace. On Wednesday evening, they found a new one to replace him as a temporary stopgap...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 7 months ago 12,109 reads 52 comments

  14. Bartolo Colon Agrees to 2-Year Deal with New York Mets

    Bartolo Colon is headed to Queens, the Mets announced. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal was first to report the 40-year-old pitcher agreed to a two-year contract with the New ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 7 months ago 14,957 reads 72 comments

  15. 3 Available Players That Are Still Within Reach of the New York Mets

    The signing of free agent Curtis Granderson was an excellent one for the New York Mets , but there is more work to be done. New York still has several holes to fill if it is to become a legitimate playoff contender in the National League...

    Stephen Smith Written by Stephen Smith about 7 months ago 6,266 reads 22 comments

  16. MLB Winter Meetings 2013: Analyzing All the Action, Hot Rumors of Day 2

    Day two of the winter meeting got off to a bang as the rumored three-team deal between the Arizona Diamondbacks, Chicago White Sox and Los Angeles Angels came together rather quickly and was a reality by early afternoon...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 7 months ago 26,334 reads 20 comments

  17. MLB Free Agency 2014: Big-Name FAs Who'll Face Nightmare Scenarios This Winter

    For most players, the opportunity that comes with being a free agent brings power, money and freedom. But for a small batch this offseason, free agency won't be quite so, well, freeing...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 3,923 reads 0 comments

  18. Oakland A's: Has Bartolo Colon Thrown His Last Pitch for the Club?

    One of the biggest questions facing the Oakland A's front office in the offseason is what to do about Bartolo Colon ...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 9 months ago 1,108 reads 13 comments

  19. Next Steps: Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Oakland A's

    Back-to-back ALDS losses to the Tigers , despite fighting hard and forcing each series to the maximum five games, could force the A's to re-evaluate whether they have enough impact talent to get deeper into the playoffs...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 9 months ago 10,529 reads 38 comments

  20. 2013 ALDS Game 5: Bartolo Colon or Sonny Gray for the Oakland A's?

    The Oakland A's and Detroit Tigers are headed to Game 5 to determine the winner of their ALDS series and the right to challenge the Boston Red Sox in the ALCS for a spot in the World Series...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 9 months ago 677 reads 6 comments

  21. Oakland A's vs. Detroit Tigers: 5 Questions for ALDS Game 5

    The Oakland A's have been here before.  For a second year in a row, the A's are slated to face off against Justin Verlander in Game 5 of the ALDS. Recent history is not on Oakland's side, but the club is glad to be playing Game 5 at the O...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 9 months ago 1,215 reads 0 comments

  22. AL Division Series 2013: Key Matchups to Watch in Both Series

    With both American League Wild Card Games out of the way, the stage is now set for the 2013 Division Series between the Tampa Bay Rays and Boston Red Sox along with the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 9 months ago 195 reads 0 comments

  23. Oakland A's Complete Postseason Primer: 5 Things You Need to Know

    The regular season is over. For the teams that have survived, the real season begins, as the calendar turns to October. The 2013 campaign was very different for the Oakland A's in terms of expectations than was their magical 2012 season...

    Clarence Baldwin Jr Written by Clarence Baldwin Jr about 10 months ago 1,690 reads 7 comments

  24. Oakland A's: 2013 Team Again Proves That Billy Beane Is the Best GM in Baseball

    Take a good look at the teams that are either in the Major League Baseball playoffs or on the verge of the playoffs in 2013...

    Clarence Baldwin Jr Written by Clarence Baldwin Jr about 10 months ago 24,529 reads 5 comments

  25. Rating Mariano Rivera and the 10 Oldest MLB Players

    In professional sports, youth is king. Most pro athletes' careers are over before age 30 and only a handful of athletes can maintain their level of play into their 40s...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 10 months ago 7,754 reads 0 comments