New York Mets' outfielder Yoenis Cespedes will opt out of the final two years of his contract, FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman reports. Cespedes will now become a free agent and is reportedly seeking at least a five year deal.
Mets 101's Player Review Series continues with a look at New York Mets' outfielder Alejandro De Aza. De Aza struggled as a Met, batting .205 with six home runs and 25 RBI's in 234 at bats in 2016.
New York Mets' pitcher Noah Syndergaard will guest star on CBS sitcom "Kevin Can Wait", Brett Bonder of the New York Daily News reports. Syndergaard will dress up as Thor for the show's Halloween episode.
Mets 101's Offseason Position Preview continues with a look at the New York Mets' third basemen. David Wright is under contract for four more years at third, but his injury issues make it a priority for the Mets to develop backup plans if he misses time.
Mets 101's Player Review Series continues with a look at New York Mets' catcher Travis d'Arnaud. d'Arnaud had a rough year for the Mets in 2016, batting .247 with just four home runs and 15 RBI's in 251 at bats.
The New York Mets fully expect all of their starting pitchers to be ready for spring training, MetsBlog.com reports. Four of the Mets' five young starting pitchers are coming off of injury riddled 2016 seasons, with Matt Harvey's Thoracic Outlet Syndrome surgery proving to be the biggest concern at the moment.
Mets 101's Offseason Position Preview series continue with a look at the New York Mets' shortstops. This position appears to be the most settled on the roster with Asdrubal Cabrera in the fold after a strong 2016 debut in Queens.
Mets 101's Player Review Series looks at New York Mets' outfielder Michael Conforto. Conforto took a step back in 2016, batting .220 with 12 homers and 42 RBI's in 109 games.
The New York Mets are willing to slow play the Yoenis Cespedes situation, ESPN's Buster Olney reports. Cespedes can opt out of his contract three days after the conclusion of the World Series and is expected to test free agency.
Mets 101's Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review Series continues with a look at the Brooklyn Cyclones. The Cyclones went 37-39 in 2016, finishing in third place in the New York-Penn League's McNamara Division.