The New York Mets are planning on tendering relief pitcher Jenrry Mejia a new contract, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The move comes as a surprise after Mejia received two steroid suspensions in 2015, with the second knocking him out of action for the first 100 games of this season.
Mets 101's Player Review Series looks at relief pitcher Jeurys Familia. Familia went 2-2 with a 1.85 ERA and recorded 43 saves for the New York Mets in 2015, establishing himself as the franchise's closer of the future.
Mets 101's Minor League Mondays Affiliate Review Series looks at the Savannah Sand Gnats of the South Atlantic League. The Sand Gnats went 84-53 in their final season in Savannah and will move to Columbia, South Carolina in 2016.
The New York Mets have made Ben Zobrist their top target in free agency but may be unwilling to guarantee him a four year deal, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. Zobrist, 35, will likely only sign with teams that guarantee the fourth year of his contract.
Mets 101's Player Review Series takes a look at relief pitcher Josh Edgin.
The New York Mets are among five teams interested in free agent shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera, Venezuelan reporter Efrain Zavarce reports. Cabrera, 30, hit .265 with 15 homers and 58 RBI's in 2015 for the Tampa Bay Rays.
Mets 101's Player Review Series looks at first baseman Lucas Duda. Duda hit .244 with 27 homers and 73 RBI's in 135 games for the New York Mets in 2015.
Mets 101's Player Review Series looks at starting pitcher Jacob deGrom. deGrom went 14-8 with a 2.54 ERA in 30 starts for the New York Mets in 2015, while also going 3-1 with a 2.88 ERA in the playoffs.
The Cleveland Indians signed former Mets' catcher Anthony Recker to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, Indians' beat reporter Paul Hoynes reports. Recker hit .125 with two homers and five RBI's for the Mets in 2015.
Mets 101's Player Review Series takes a look at catcher Travis d'Arnaud. d'Arnaud hit .268 with 12 homers and 41 RBI's in 67 games for the New York Mets in 2015 even though he missed a huge chunk of the season due to injury.