1. Mets' Best Free-Agency Backup Plans If They Miss on Top Targets

    The New York Mets have already made some big moves in free agency this offseason, headlined by the signing of veteran outfielder Michael Cuddyer. However, the Mets might not be done this offseason...

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  2. Ranking the Top Rookie Seasons in Mets History

    This past year, Jacob deGrom became the fifth player in Mets history to win the National League Rookie of the Year Award. The other winners were Tom Seaver in 1967, Jon Matlack in 1972, Darryl Strawberry in 1983 and Dwight Gooden in 1984...

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  3. Mets Rumors: Playing Fact or Fiction with the Latest Talk

    The New York Mets , like all other baseball teams, are actively involved in the current offseason. During this time, every team looks through free agency and the trade market to find upgrades in order to improve...

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  4. Bargain Free Agents Mets Should Keep on Their Radar

    The Mets are among the few teams that have already made a significant free-agent move by signing outfielder Michael Cuddyer to a two-year contract...

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  5. New York Mets: 3 Free Agents Mets Needs to Avoid at All Costs

    With free agency in full swing now, the New York Mets need to decide which free agents, if any, will help the team improve in 2015. The Mets' two biggest concerns for the offseason are shortstop and left field...

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  6. 3 Mets Veterans That Need to Bounce Back in 2015

    With a lot of promising young talent that is either already on the major league roster or should be getting called up next spring, the New York Mets have a lot to look forward to for 2015 and beyond...

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  7. Chances for Mets to Land Each of Their Expected Offseason Targets

    Two big questions are facing the Mets this offseason. Who will play shortstop? And who will play left field? The Mets have just endured their eighth consecutive season without a postseason berth and sixth straight losing season...

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  8. Mets' Guide to the 2014-15 Free-Agent Hitting Market

    With all the young pitching depth the New York Mets have right now, it's no secret that they will be targeting hitters this offseason...

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  9. 3 Players New York Mets Should Let Walk This Offseason

    Most of the players on the New York Mets ' current roster are either already locked into long-term contracts or have short enough major league service time to be on rookie contracts or under arbitration...

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  10. Ranking the Baltimore Orioles' 5 Biggest Stars of the ALDS

    After sweeping the Detroit Tigers in the American League Division Series, the Baltimore Orioles will now face the Kansas City Royals in the 2014 American League Championship Series...

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  11. Breaking Down Mets' Financial Situation for This Offseason

    With the offseason now underway, the New York Mets need to begin to plan for 2015 as they go for their first winning season in nearly a decade...

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  12. 5 Reasons to Believe in the Mets in 2015

    At 79-83 this year, the Mets improved their 2013 record by five games. Hopefully, the Mets will then be able to find a way to win at least 90 games in 2015 and get back to the postseason for the first time since 2006...

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  13. What It Would Take for New York Mets to Land J.J. Hardy

    While many teams are likely to try to sign big-name free-agent pitchers this offseason, the New York Mets do not really have a problem with their starting rotation...

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  14. 10 Important Silver Linings from the New York Mets' Lost 2014 Season

    At 73-80 so far, the New York Mets ' season has not exactly been perfect. There have been some great games, but the season altogether has been rather inconsistent...

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  15. Early Takeaways from the New York Mets' September Call-Ups

    Like just about every other MLB team, the New York Mets called up some of their more developed prospects recently when the rosters expanded to a maximum of 40 players...

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  16. An Early Look at the New York Mets' Top 10 Offseason Targets

    The New York Mets will very likely finish the 2014 season with their sixth consecutive losing season. This, of course, means that the current team probably is not a team that could really contend for the postseason...

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  17. New York Mets: An Early Free-Agency and Offseason Primer

    The New York Mets are desperately trying to stick around in the NL postseason race, even though it will be difficult to overcome what is currently a 9.5-game wild-card deficit...

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  18. Predicting What the Mets' Lineup Will Look Like Next Year

    The 2014 season is nearing its final month, so that means it may be time to start thinking of what the New York Mets' 2015 team could look like. Most of the current team should return next season unless any potential trades happen during the offseason.

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  19. Mets: 5 Players Who Will Not Be Back in 2015

    With the New York Mets not doing particularly well this season, many fans are probably looking forward to the 2015 season by now. The Mets have a lot of young pitching in particular, which makes the future for the team look very bright...

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  20. 2 Moves Mets Should Have Made at the Deadline

    The 2014 trade deadline has come and gone, and the New York Mets did not end up making any trades of any kind. General manager Sandy Alderson ultimately decided to stand pat and build on the Mets' young team for the future...

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  21. Grading the New York Mets' 2014 Trade Deadline Performance

    While some teams were wheeling and dealing for major league talent and/or prospects during the month of July, the Mets decided to be quiet at the trade deadline. As a result, the team did not make any trades at all right before the deadline...

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  22. Why Jacob DeGrom Has a Realistic Shot at 2014 NL Rookie of the Year

    As the 2014 season reaches the end of July, it's a good time to really start speculating who some of the award winners at the end of the season could be. One award that Mets fans could look forward to is NL Rookie of the Year...

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  23. 5 Mets That Are Currently Having Breakout Seasons

    While the Mets may only be 50-55 this season, this current team has certainly featured quite a few bright spots. The biggest bright spot would arguably have to be second baseman Daniel Murphy's All-Star season, which includes a ...

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  24. 3 Realistic Trades Mets Could Make at 2014 MLB Trade Deadline

    With the trade deadline a week away, the Mets need to figure out whether any good trades are available and if certain players on other teams are worth trading for...

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  25. 3 Prospects the Mets Should Give a Shot in the Second Half

    With the New York Mets at a 45-50 record at the All-Star break, anything could happen in the second half of the season. The Mets could play very well and contend for the postseason, which hasn't happened since 2008...

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