1. Injury Update: Beltran, Cora, and Santos

    Last weekend during inter league play, Carlos Beltran was only available to DH. An MRI revealed a bone bruise and Beltran was told to rest for three days...

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  2. Nats scouting Buffalo...

    As rumors continue to swirl around the Mets interest in Nick Johnson, it's now being reported that the Nationals are scouting the Mets AAA affiliate...

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  3. Mets Acquire Wilson Valdez

    The Mets have acquired Wilson Valdez from the Indians for cash considerations. The 31-year-old, journeyman, middle infielder was playing for the Indians, triple-A affiliate...

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  4. Fernando Martinez is our right fielder...

    With the Mets placing Ryan Church on the disable list, they have called-up their top prospect Fernando Martinez.Martinez will start tonight's game in right field and it's believed that as long as he's on the roster he will start...

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  5. Does Jorge Cantu Make Sense?

    When Jorge Cantu was a 23-year-old second baseman with the Tampa Bay Rays and hitting 28 home runs in the 2005 season (119 RBI), it was reported that Omar Minaya was enamored with the young player...

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  6. Two Struggling Short Stops Are On The Market

    In an article by Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, he takes a look at the early season short stop market.The Red Sox's are concerned about Lugo and Green filling in for Lowrie, until the All-Star break...

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  7. Indians May Drop Plenty to Gain DeRosa

    If there's one player who truly fits the Mets' needs, it's Mark DeRosa. His versatility would allow him to play multiple positions, filling the teams current needs without creating a log jam on the roster when everyone returns...

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  8. New York Mets: We Don't Have a Shortstop

    The Mets truly don't have a shortstop.Jose Reyes proclaimed that he would not be in the line-up on Monday and there's no telling when the All-Star shortstop will return...

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  9. Is Castro Odd Man Out?

    Brian Schneider is due to come off the Disabled List sometime next week, forcing the Mets to decide who will be the back-up catcher: Ramon Castro or Omir Santos.....

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  10. K-Rod collapses...

    The injury list continues to mount... Already on the DL; Delgado, Cora and Perez...Day-to-day; Beltran, Reyes, Church and Putz...Tonight, Putz returned from his stiff neck and closed the game instead of Francisco Rodriguez...

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  11. It's Time To Give Damion Easley a Call...

    Damion Easley was a solid contributor to the Mets for two seasons, the team was wise to pass on the 39 year old, for a younger version of the same player in Alex Cora...

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  12. Javier Valentin Playing A Lot at First....

    The Mets signed Javier Valentin to a minor league deal on May 15th, the 33 year old, right handed, catcher is a veteran of 10 major league seasons, with a lifetime BA of .251......

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  13. Jonathan Malo, Next In Line To Fill In at SS?

    Ramon Martinez did a decent job filling in at second base at the end of last season, when the beleaguered Luis Castillo could no longer be counted upon, but he has been absolutely awful, in all aspects of the game at shortstop...

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  14. Is Ryan Church Getting the Cliff Floyd Treatment?

    I like Ryan Church, and think he has the potential to be a staple on this team for years to come. It's hard to find outfielders with great range, an incredible arm, decent speed, and a solid bat...

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  15. De Rosa Keeps Making More Sense...

    It's plain and simple; the Mets need to make a trade, there's no way for them to remain competitive with Carlos Delgado, Alex Cora, and Jose Reyes out of the line-up...

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  16. Reyes could land on DL...

    After missing four straight games, Jose Reyes returned for only one full game. In his second game back, he had to leave in the third inning after re-aggravating his calf, trying to leg out a ground ball...

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  17. Is the Door Now Open for Fernando Martinez?

    In March of 2008, SI.com reported that the Mets brass felt Fernando Martinez could be ready for the majors by 2009.The 20 year old, left handed outfielder has been slowed from such a rapid assent ...

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  18. Nelson Figueroa Returns to Buffalo

    For the second time in this short season, the Mets recalled Nelson Figueroa to the majors and within a few days reassigned him to Buffalo (AAA)...

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  19. Angel Pagan: Great Opener, Costly Error

    Angel Pagan returned to the team and had quite an eventful game, in his first start off the disabled list.At the plate, Pagan went 4-6 with a run, a double, and what should have been a game-winning triple...

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  20. Mets' Carlos Delgado Out 10 weeks

    The Mets have announced, that Carlos Delgado under went successful hip surgery and will be out 10 weeks. Barring a set back, Delgado could return around August 1st, but what will the Mets do ...

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  21. Cora Could Be Out a While

    Missed in last night's debacle (you know the game we handed to the Dodgers in the 11th), was an up date on Alex Cora's condition. Cora is contenplating surgery on the tear in his thumb, if he decides to have surgery he could miss two months of the season.

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  22. Alex Cora DL'ed, Ramon Martinez called up

    Alex Cora was posted in the starting lineup at short stop for last night's game in Los Angeles. Just when we began to worry about why Jose Reyes was out for the fifth day in a row, ...

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  23. Delgado To Have Surgery

    Based on the team's posturing, most of us knew this was going to happen. The Mets made it official today, when they announced that Carlos Delgado will undergo hip surgery...

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  24. Ramon Martinez Ready and Waiting...

    Jose Reyes has missed the last four games due to a calf injury. Alex Cora filled in for Reyes and left, last night's game, in the third inning with a sprained thumb...

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  25. New York Mets: Nelson Figueroa DFA'ed to Make Room for Tim Redding

    For the second time this year, the Mets have designated Nelson Figueroa for assignment to AAA Buffalo. Figueroa will have to make it through waivers and then accept assignment, if the Mets are to keep the veteran pitcher...

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