1. MLB Trade Rumors: Luis Castillo Being Shopped by New York Mets

    MLB-latest-news-from-May-042710">According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the New York Mets are currently shopping second baseman Luis Castillo and have gone as far as to contact the ...

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  2. John Maine Pulled After One Batter, Mets Win 10-7

    John Maine was pulled in this game before he even got a single batter out, but it didn’t matter because the Mets' offense showed up in a big way last night as they powered the ...

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  3. Mets-Nationals: Angel Pagan's in-the-Parker, Triple Play Not Enough in 5-3 Loss

    The Mets just can’t seem to figure out the Nationals, as the Metropolitans went to Washington to get beat 5-3 despite a solid performance by starter R.A. Dickey and Angel Pagan’s inside-the-park home run and triple play...

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  4. New York Mets Send Jon Niese to DL To Make Room for R.A. Dickey

    Right handed knuckleballer R.A. Dickey is starting tonight for the Mets in place of lefty Oliver Perez who was demoted to the bullpen last week...

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  5. Jenrry Mejia Back to the Minors To Become a Starter

    According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the Mets are sending top pitching prospect Jenrry Mejia to the minor leagues in order to stretch him out and bring him back as a starter about a month from now...

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  6. Heyman: Bob Melvin “Almost Assuredly” Would Replace Manuel if Fired

    It really seems that Mets manager Jerry Manuel’s job status goes as their record goes. He was on the chopping block early, but a 9-1 homestand bought him some time...

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  7. Mets Lefty Hisanori Takahashi to Make First Start of the Season Friday

    According to ESPN.com writer Adam Rubin, the Mets announced today that Hisanori Takahashi will make his first start of the season, against the Yankees, on Friday. Takahashi has been stellar coming out of the bullpen this year...

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  8. Mets Niese Leaves Game with Injury Scare

    Jon Niese left Sunday’s game in the third inning after re-aggravating his right hamstring. Niese had surgery on the same hamstring last August. After the game, the 23-year-old lefty tried to downplay the injury...

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  9. Kiko Calero Released by New York Mets

    According to David Lennon of Newsday, the Mets released right-handed reliever Kiko Calero, whom they signed to a minor league deal this offseason. Calero, 35, pitched for the Marlins last year and had an impressive season, putting up a 1...

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  10. Stats: Jeff Francoeur Has Been Beyond Bad

    Through the first 10 games of the season the Mets went 3-7 and had very little offensive of which to speak. What little offense they did get seemed to come entirely from Jeff Francoeur who started off the season as hot as a hitter gets...

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  11. New York Mets Sign Minor Leaguer Val Pascucci

    According to Phil Hoops at Always Amazin’ , the Mets have signed minor league first baseman/outfielder Val Pascucci to a minor league deal to play for their Triple-A Buffalo affiliate...

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  12. New York Mets: Jerry Manuel Calls for Lineup Changes

    There has been a lot made of the Mets lineup since Jerry Manuel dropped the "Jose Reyes to hit third in the order" bomb on us this spring. Well, he’s been there for a couple of weeks and the results have not exactly been thrilling...

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  13. New York Mets: Attendance Down

    Michael Schmidt of the NY Times wrote an article that was published yesterday on the declining attendance across Major League Baseball, and noted that the New York Mets have been leading the way...

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  14. MLB Veteran Frank Catalanotto to Retire

    The Mets designated outfielder/pinch-hitter Frank Catalanotto for assignment earlier this week, and instead of trying to hook on with another team, the 36-year-old is likely to call it a career, according to the NY Daily News...

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  15. New York Islanders To Flushing?

    All of this talk seems extremely preliminary, but perhaps there is something to it. There have been rumors over the past couple of days involving either the Mets buying the Islanders, ...

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  16. Carlos Beltran: It's Been a Slow, Slow Progress

    Yesterday, I posted a quick recap of Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran’s rehab progress, or lack thereof. In it I wrote that he had started light baseball activities, but that he was still experiencing pain...

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  17. Mets Lose 6-4 To Nationals on Ninth-Inning Homer

    Francisco Rodriguez gave up a two-run home run to Roger Bernadina, his second of the day, in the top of the ninth inning that put the Mets down 6-4...

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  18. Mets Injury Updates: Beltran, Murphy, Igarashi

    A couple of Mets are on the disabled list and two of them have been away all season long so now is a good time to get some updates on a few of them. Carlos Beltran has been out all year long after getting surgery on his back during the offseason...

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  19. Mets-Nationals: New York Scores Six Runs in Eighth To Win 8-6

    The Mets entered the bottom of the eighth inning down 6-2 last night and put up a six-run inning, capped off by a go-ahead RBI double by the recently promoted Chris Carter to beat the Nationals at home by a score of 8-6...

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  20. Keith Hernandez Caught Sleeping During Game

    Gotta love Keith Hernandez. Whether he is snorting lines, allegedly, all the way to the World Series, putting down women for having the audacity to be in a major league dugout, or ...

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  21. New York Mets: Frank Catalanotto DFA'd, Chris Carter Recalled

    According to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork , the Mets have designated outfielder/pinch hitter Frank Catalanotto for assignment and have promoted outfielder/first baseman Chris Carter to take his spot on the roster...

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  22. Series in Review: Barajas, Blanco Save the Day

    It seems like our Mets are beginning to show flashes of mediocrity, stealing two out of three against a thriving Giants ball club...

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  23. Kelvim Escobar to Have Shoulder Surgery

    According to Anthony DiComo of MLB.com , Mets pitcher Kelvim Escobar is expected to have surgery tomorrow to repair a torn capsule in front of his right shoulder, meaning he is out for the entire season...

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  24. Murphy Will Go to Minors Once Healthy

    It looks like we have an answer to the question I asked yesterday , at least a temporary one. According to Brian Costa of the Newark Star-Ledger , the Mets will send Daniel Murphy to Triple-A Buffalo once he is healthy enough to return...

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  25. Mets Injury Notes: Francoeur, Murphy, Green

    So far the Mets have not been bitten by the injury bug nearly as badly as they were last season, but they are dealing with their share of injuries. Jeff Francoeur was hit in the elbow with a pitch last night and had to leave the game...

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