1. 3 Reasons Why Daniel Murphy Will Become a More Elite Second Baseman in 2013

    In order to fit into the Mets ' lineup, Daniel Murphy , a natural corner infielder, had to learn second base in to guarantee playing time since 2011. Murphy has worked very hard to become a good defensive second baseman...

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  2. Full Scouting Report for Each Mets Prospect at Spring Training

    Spring training games have officially begun and the Mets —like the other 29 MLB teams—are trying to prepare for the regular season by seeing which players will have what it takes to be part of the major league roster...

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  3. Early Projections for the Mets' Final 25-Man Roster

    With four days to go until the Mets ' spring training schedule begins with a home game against the Nationals , some players on the Mets will be trying to play well enough for them to earn roster spots by the time the regular season begins in April...

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  4. 5 Mets Fighting for Roster Spots in Spring Training

    Mets pitchers and catchers are now in spring training and getting ready for the upcoming 2013 regular season. This is a time where players review their fundamentals, do conditioning exercises and most importantly, prepare for the regular season...

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  5. Ranking Which Players Mets Fans Have to Look Forward to Most in Spring Training

    The completion of the Super Bowl each year results in the end of the NFL season. By then, it's February, which means that MLB spring training is right around the corner...

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  6. 2013 Scouting Reports & Projections on Each Mets Pitcher & Catcher

    With spring training right around the corner, and the Mets ' pitchers and catchers scheduled to report to Port St. Lucie in less than three weeks, it's time to start getting ready for the Mets 2013 season...

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  7. 5 Reasons Why David Wright Is Making the Right Decision Playing in the 2013 WBC

    After manning third base for Team USA in the 2009 World Baseball Classic, David Wright will participate once again in the 2013 World Baseball Classic. According to Anthony DiComo of MLB...

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  8. 3 Reasons Why Johan Santana Pitching in the World Baseball Classic Is Unwise

    After not pitching in the 2009 World Baseball Classic while recovering from a knee injury, Johan Santana has apparently expressed interest in pitching for Team Venezuela in the 2013 World Baseball Classic, which will begin this March...

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  9. The One Thing Each Mets Player Hopefully Improved This Offseason

    The 2013 Spring Training is about a month away, which means the Mets will soon journey to Florida to prepare for the upcoming regular season...

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  10. 3 Potential Deals the Mets Could Still Make Before the 2013 Season Starts

    With around a month to go until the Mets begin Spring Training in February, it seems as if most of the projected major league roster is already set...

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  11. Buying or Selling the Latest Mets Rumors

    As 2013 begins, the MLB offseason will start coming closer to an end with spring training set to begin in less than six weeks...

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  12. The Mets' Outfield Problems: Over 20 Years in the Making

    The Mets ' biggest offseason need by far is to sign or acquire a superstar outfielder. A right-handed hitting outfielder would be more preferable because the Mets already have quite a few left-handed hitters in their projected 2013 lineup...

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  13. New York Mets: 5 Big Offseason Questions That Still Need to Be Answered

    The Mets recently pulled off a blockbuster trade that sent reigning NL Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey plus catchers Josh Thole and Mike Nickeas to the Blue Jays for catchers ...

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  14. 10 Reasons David Wright Will Finish His MLB Career as a Hall of Famer

    New York Mets ' star third baseman David Wright has recently signed an eight-year, $138 million extension to stay in New York through 2020...

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  15. New York Mets Rumors: Pros and Cons of Acquiring Each Top Winter Target

    Now that the Winter Meetings have ended, the Mets will try to use the knowledge that they gained regarding trade proposals and free-agent signings in order to improve the team...

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  16. New York Knicks: 5 Reasons Why Amar'e Stoudemire's Return Will Improve the Team

    After their first 16 games of the 2012-2013 NBA season, the Knicks are already 12-4 and leading the Atlantic division. Furthermore, they are currently tied with the Miami Heat for the best record in the Eastern Conference...

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  17. New York Mets: 5 Prospects That Could Make the 2013 Roster

    With the 2013 MLB Spring Training less than three months away, the Mets are now going to try and assemble their roster even further during the Winter Meetings this week...

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  18. Ranking the Mets' 5 Biggest Needs for the Winter Meetings

    From December 3 through December 6, baseball teams and their front offices will be traveling to Nashville for the annual Winter Meetings...

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  19. Why the New York Mets Simply Can't Trade R.A. Dickey

    The Mets ' newly crowned NL Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey could very well be traded this offseason if the right deal is presented...

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  20. 12 Dream Free Agent Pickups for the New York Mets

    The Mets this offseason will not be particularly aggressive with free agent signings mainly due to their lack of available spending money. With this mind, they will look towards making various trades in order to improve the team...

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  21. Braves Free Agents: Why Losing Michael Bourn Wouldn't Be the Worst Thing

    With the offseason in full swing, Atlanta Braves center fielder Michael Bourn is now a free agent. Bourn will be among the top free-agent center fielders this offseason and should get paid quite a bit more than he ever did in his career...

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  22. 10 Players and Prospects the Mets Should Consider Trading for Justin Upton

    The Mets ' most pressing need this offseason is to sign or acquire an established star outfielder. The Mets, though, will be more likely to get a superstar outfielder through a trade due to their relative lack of money...

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  23. New York Mets: Power Ranking the Mets' 10 Best Moments of the 2012 Season

    The 2012 Mets ' season was certainly full of ups and downs. Despite ultimately winning just 74 games and finishing in fourth place in the NL East yet again, the Mets were still able to provide quite a few great moments for the fans to remember forever...

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  24. 5 Lessons the Mets Can Learn from the Giants' 2012 World Series Championship

    With the Giants winning the 2012 World Series by sweeping the Tigers in four games, they have now won two of the last three championships in convincing fashion...

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  25. Grading the Individual Seasons of Each Mets Position Player

    Overall, the Mets ' 74-88 season in 2012 was a mixed bag full of both good and bad moments. The first half was enjoyable as the Mets played much better than anyone expected and were contending for the Wild Card with a 46-40 record at the All-Star break..

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