1. Jon Niese's Contract Option Declined by Mets: Latest Comments, Reaction

    The New York Mets have reportedly declined the option of Jonathon Niese , ending the player's second stint with the franchise, per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball and Matt Ehalt of the Record ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 712 reads 0 comments

  2. Fernando Rodney's Contract Option Declined by Marlins: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Miami Marlins declined their team option on reliever Francisco Rodney, making him an unrestricted free agent...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 247 reads 0 comments

  3. Charlie Morton's Contract Option Declined by Phillies: Latest Comments, Reaction

    The Philadelphia Phillies announced Thursday that they have declined to pick up the mutual option on pitcher Charlie Morton . Morton was set to earn a $9...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 642 reads 0 comments

  4. Jose Reyes' Contract Option Picked Up by Mets: Latest Details and Reaction

    After playing well in 60 games for the New York Mets in 2016, infielder Jose Reyes will be back with the team next season. Per Jon Heyman of TodaysKnuckleball...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 760 reads 0 comments

  5. Jay Bruce's Contract Option Picked Up by Mets: Latest Details and Reaction

    Outfielder Jay Bruce will reportedly return to the New York Mets in 2017 after his option was picked up by the team on Thursday , according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com and Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 6,146 reads 13 comments

  6. Yusmeiro Petit's Contract Option Declined by Nationals: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Washington Nationals announced Thursday they are declining the $3 million club option in the contract of relief pitcher Yusmeiro Petit for 2017. In turn, he'll receive a $500,000 buyout and head into free agency...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 204 reads 0 comments

  7. Gio Gonzalez Contract Option Picked Up by Nationals: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Washington Nationals announced Thursday they are picking up the $12 million club option on the contract of starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez for 2017. William Ladson of MLB ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 2,195 reads 1 comments

  8. Ryan Howard's Contract Option Declined by Phillies: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Philadelphia Phillies made a long-expected move Thursday, as they announced they have declined the 2017 club option on first baseman Ryan Howard 's contract, making him a free agent...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 13,498 reads 39 comments

  9. Jeurys Familia's Charges Dropped Following Arrest on Domestic Violence Charge

    New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia was arrested Oct. 31 on a domestic violence charge. Per Andrew Wyrich and Abbott Koloff of the Record on Nov...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 42,445 reads 0 comments

  10. Yoenis Cespedes Opts Out of Mets Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Although there are two years remaining on his contract, New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes opted out of his deal on Saturday, per Today's Knuckleball's Jon Heyman . Heyman first reported the Cuban slugger would pass up $47...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 13,308 reads 56 comments

  11. Tim Tebow Records 1st Arizona Fall League Hit

    For all those hooked on the Arizona Fall League baseball during the ALCS and NLCS, you can rejoice in knowing that New York Mets prospect Tim Tebow 's drought is over...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 4,166 reads 2 comments

  12. Giancarlo Stanton, Teammates Honor Jose Fernandez with Mural in Brazil

    Three of Jose Fernandez's former teammates paid tribute to the fallen Miami Marlins pitcher with a mural in Rio de Janeiro. On September 25, Fernandez died at age 24 in a boating accident...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 4,790 reads 2 comments

  13. Nationals Fall Short in Playoffs Again as Clock Ticks on Window, Bryce Harper

    Another year, another dispiriting finish for the Washington Nationals . Yes, the Nats pushed the Los Angeles Dodgers to the maximum five games in the National League Division Series despite key injuries in the lineup and starting rotation...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 months ago 13,576 reads 31 comments

  14. Bryce Harper Pays Homage to Harambe Ahead of NLDS Game 5

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper apparently had more than just Game 5 of the National League Divisional Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers on his mind during Thursday's batting practice...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 months ago 45,813 reads 26 comments

  15. Terry Collins Says 2017 Season May Be Last as Mets Manager

    Terry Collins won't commit to the New York Mets beyond the 2017 season. The 67-year-old manager said Thursday the upcoming season could be his last, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 8,094 reads 15 comments

  16. Tim Tebow Discusses Decision to Stay with Fan Who Suffered Seizure

    New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow was signing autographs on Tuesday after an instructional league game in Scottsdale, Arizona , when a nearby fan suffered a seizure...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 28,329 reads 111 comments

  17. NLDS Game 5 Can Put Max Scherzer Back on Map as Clutch Postseason Ace

    Max Scherzer has started 276 games in the major leagues. That includes 11 in the postseason, which have covered a World Series game and Game 6 of the American League Championship Series...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 10,967 reads 21 comments

  18. Brian Snitker to Return as Braves Manager: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Atlanta Braves announced Tuesday that Brian Snitker will take over as the club's full-time manager after serving in an interim role to finish the 2016 season. The organization relayed the news on its official Twitter feed ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 13,945 reads 27 comments

  19. Daniel Murphy's Prolific October Bat Continues to Torment Dodgers in NLDS

    An hour or so before the National League playoffs began, a scout with one of the participating teams wondered what the New York Mets had been thinking. "Why'd they let Murphy go?" he asked, incredulously...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 23,854 reads 53 comments

  20. Don Mattingly Reportedly Would Have Resigned If Barry Bonds Stayed with Marlins

    On Monday, the Miami Marlins fired hitting coach Barry Bonds, one of the greatest home run hitters in MLB history...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 9 months ago 52,829 reads 48 comments

  21. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the New York Mets

    Manager Terry Collins didn't hesitate to use his All-Star closer like his counterpart Buck Showalter did, but the results for New York Mets were the same as they were for the Baltimore ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 9 months ago 29,564 reads 41 comments

  22. Curtis Granderson Saves Mets with Long Sprint, Catch at the Wall

    San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt probably thought he gave the Giants a 1-0 lead over the New York Mets in the top of the sixth inning of Wednesday's National League Wild Card Game...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 months ago 6,389 reads 1 comments

  23. Ichiro Suzuki's Contract Option Picked Up by Marlins: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Miami Marlins officially picked up the contract option on outfielder Ichiro Suzuki on Wednesday to keep him with the organization for the 2017 season. The Marlins announced the decision on their official Twitter feed...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 2,926 reads 0 comments

  24. NL Wild Card Game 2016: Giants vs. Mets Breakdown and Predictions

    When the 2016 MLB season began, few people figured the New York Mets and San Francisco Giants would be here. Sure, a majority of baseball pundits and fans expected both teams to be playing in October...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 9 months ago 33,786 reads 41 comments

  25. Barry Bonds Fired by Marlins: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Barry Bonds ' tenure with the Miami Marlins is over after just one season. The Marlins confirmed Wednesday that Bonds would not return next season after Jon Heyman of Today’s ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 38,407 reads 78 comments