1. New York Mets GM Alderson Will Add Players Next Week—Just Don't Expect Much

    Before the Winter Meetings begin next week in Florida, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson told the New York Post this week that the team would be bringing back players to bolster their lineup for next season, but he was quick to caution fans...

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  2. MLB Winter Meetings: 6 Teams To Watch Next Week

    Oh, the Winter Meetings—baseball's trailer for the blockbuster release of the regular season. It's the time of year when team general managers travel south in hopes of warm weather and the free agents hope for even warmer checkbooks...

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  3. Troy Tulowitzki: The Next Cal Ripken Jr.?

    The Colorado Rockies have 20/20 vision. They see what they have and want to make sure they keep it. What do they have? They have Troy Tulowitzki...

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  4. Dodgers' Big Moves: Will They Pay Off in 2011?

    Any time you can say your starting rotation is set before December 1, you're doing something right. The Los Angeles Dodgers are definitely able to say that...

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  5. David Wright: The Most Important Met in 2011

    When the New York Mets take the field to open the 2011 season, their roster will be relatively unchanged from 2010...

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  6. Mets Lower Ticket Prices Amid Lowered Expectations

    How can the New York Mets expect fans to pay more money to attend games to see a team with the fifth highest payroll in baseball, yet have finished in fourth place two seasons in a row? They can't...

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  7. New York Mets: Daniel Murphy at Second Base for the Team in 2011?

    When the New York Mets take the field for the first time in 2011, the one face fans don't want to see is that of Luis Castillo. Castillo has been a black eye at second base since the Mets signed him to a four-year, $25 million deal in 2007...

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  8. Derek Jeter: New York Yankees Deny Jeter Arbitration, Nervous Yet?

    The New York Yankees have officially told Derek Jeter what they think of him at this point in his career. By declining to offer Jeter arbitration, the Yankees have basically said to Jeter, "Go fish...

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  9. New York Mets Take Gamble By Offering Pedro Feliciano Arbitration

    The New York Mets will reportedly offer reliever Pedro Feliciano arbitration, which puts the Mets in a very tricky situation...

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  10. New York Mets 2011: Without Johan Santana, Who Will Be No.1 Starter?

    The 2010 season was just one more in a string of disappointments for the New York Mets. They finished the season 79-83 and 10 games under .500 within their own division...

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  11. Catcher Victor Martinez Signs Four-Year Deal with Detroit Tigers

    Free agent catcher Victor Martinez has become another name on the dotted line for the quickly revamping Detroit Tigers. According to reports, the Tigers have signed the switch-hitting Martinez for a four-year deal worth $50 million...

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  12. Terry Collins Chosen as New York Mets Manager: Fans Shouldn't Feel Anything

    The New York Mets are expected to announce that they've selected Terry Collins as their new manager, signing him to a two-year contract. Collins was selected after weeks of searching, and beat out names like Bob Melvin, Wally Backman and Chip Hale...

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  13. Tsuyoshi Nishioka: If He's the Next Big Thing, What Teams May Be Interested?

    Japanese shortstop Tsuyoshi Nishioka is a name we might have to become familiar with. He has just been cleared to move to Major League Baseball via the posting system, which allows ...

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  14. New York Mets Managerial Search Is Putting Fans to Sleep

    According to Mets GM Sandy Alderson, the announcement of a new team manager may come as soon as this Tuesday. The Mets have narrowed their field of possible candidates to four names: Terry Collins, Wally Backman, Chip Hale and Bob Melvin ...

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  15. New York Yankees Need Rookie Catcher Jesus Montero To Be the Next Buster Posey

    The New York Yankees recently told catcher Jorge Posada they were moving him towards the DH role for the 2011 season for two reasons: The first; Posada clearly cannot catch every day, leaving the only other option as DH...

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  16. Marlins Are Sleeping With the Fishes: Florida Lost Out in Dan Uggla Trade

    Feeling they would be unable to sign second baseman Dan Uggla to a long-term deal, the Florida Marlins traded Uggla to the Atlanta Braves . In return for Uggla, the Marlins received utility man Omar Infante and pitcher Mike Dunn...

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  17. Carlos Beltran Says He'll Move, Accept Trade: Should the Mets Explore Both?

    Mets center fielder Carlos Beltran said that he is willing to move to right field, and would even waive his no-trade clause if the Mets were able to move him. "If they approach me," Beltran said...

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  18. Excuse Me...Did Derek Jeter Receive a Gold Glove For 2010?

    I am absolutely dumbfounded right now. I just saw that Derek Jeter received a Gold Glove for the 2010 season...

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  19. MLB Free Agency: Updating the Recent Rumblings

    Now that the 2010 MLB season is over and the San Francisco Giants emerged as the world champs, we now move into that time of year that fans so affectionately refer to as the Hot Stove...

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  20. Derek Jeter's Agent Responds to Steinbrenner's Comments: Should Fans Be Worried?

    Yankees' owner Hal Steinbrenner spoke on 1050 ESPN New York on Tuesday and said that the team wants Derek Jeter back in pinstripes, but that it has to be a business decision and the negotiations could get "messy"...

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  21. Report: Mets Hire Former Blue Jays GM Ricciardi As Assistant GM To Alderson

    According to ESPN.com's Adam Rubin, the New York Mets have hired former Toronto Blue Jays GM J.P. Ricciardi as a special assistant to Sandy Alderson...

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  22. World Series Game 5: Over-Confident Cliff Lee or Dumb Ron Washington the Blame?

    Although there are always references to one, there really isn't a "baseball handbook." There's nothing that managers use in the dugout to decide which course to go during a game...

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  23. Ney York Mets Fans: Don't Be Afraid of Change

    Now that the Mets have officially introduced Sandy Alderson as their new general manager, the rebuilding of the team can begin...

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  24. New York Mets Have Their Man: Sandy Alderson Reportedly Next GM

    ESPN.com, citing an unnamed source, is reporting that the New York Mets have chosen Sandy Alderson as their next General Manger and the announcement could come as soon as this Friday, between Games 2 and 3 of the World Series...

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  25. Yankees Fans to Mrs. Cliff Lee: We Might Spit on You, but We Want Your Husband

    You really must be kidding me. Every Yankee fan you ask will tell you that Cliff Lee is going to be a Yankee next season—no matter what, lock down guaranteed...

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