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Amazin Avenue 29 mins ago
Mets Morning News for February 20, 2019

Mets Morning News for February 20, 2019

Your Wednesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Michael Conforto is hoping to carry his late success in 2018 into this season and believes Chili Davis’ old-school approach can help the Mets. Jacob deGrom isn’t worried about what Luis Severino has to say about how deGrom should handle his contract negotiations. The Mets need Amed Rosario to take the next step in his development. After starting this spring training healthy and from the beginning, 2019 is already off to a better start than 2018 for Jason Vargas. Keon Broxton was not expecting to...
SNY TV 19 hours ago

WATCH: Mets' Peter Alonso on facing Jacob deGrom and more

Mets prospect Peter Alonso faced Jacob deGrom during live batting practice earlier this week. And while he didn't make any hard contact (Alonso told SNY's Steve Gelbs the ball still looks like a grain of rice to him), he enjoyed the challenge.
Rising Apple 23 hours ago

Mets: Jacob deGrom draws unjustified criticism from Yankees pitchers

In week two of the Jacob deGrom contract extension saga with the New York Mets, a pair of New York Yankees had a few interesting words to say about the situation. You know by now that Jacob deGrom is leading the headlines down in Spring Training because of his willingness to possibly put a limit […] Mets: Jacob deGrom draws unjustified criticism from Yankees pitchers - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Amazin Avenue 23 hours ago
Mets Morning News for February 19, 2019

Mets Morning News for February 19, 2019

Your Tuesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Much of the extension talk this offseason has been focused on Jacob deGrom, but Noah Syndergaard has indicated his openness to to an extension as well. “I love being a Met, I love New York City, the fan base is great and has been very kind to me,” he said. ”I see kind of the routes the game is going with (Bryce) Harper and (Manny) Machado have still yet to sign, and it’s kind of scary, honestly. It’s definitely something different than I’m used to. Only time will tell.” After getting...
NorthJersey.com 23 hours ago
While teammates offer support, Jacob deGrom receives criticism from Luis Severino

While teammates offer support, Jacob deGrom receives criticism from Luis Severino

Jacob deGrom did not take issue with Luis Severinos critique of how his innings could be affected should the Mets not extend him.        
SNY TV Feb 19, 2019

Jacob deGrom responds to Luis Severino's jab

On Sunday, Severino -- who recently agreed to a four-year extension worth $40 million that also contains a fifth-year team option, was critical of deGrom potentially limiting his innings in order to preserve himself for free agency in 2020.
New York Post Feb 18, 2019

Luis Severino takes shot at Jacob deGrom over inning threat

The Subway Series is starting early this year. And Luis Severino fired the first pitch. The Yankees ace, who recently avoided arbitration by accepting a four-year, $40 million extension, critiqued the potential self-imposed innings limit being considered by Mets star Jacob deGrom, as he seeks a contract extension. The reigning NL Cy Young winner won’t...
Rising Apple Feb 18, 2019

Mets misread Jacob deGrom’s market and are dealing with the fallout

The big buzz around New York Mets Spring Training camp this year is about Jacob deGrom’s future with the team. Because the Mets lacked foresight, extension talks with their ace could get messy. Eventually, the New York Mets and ace Jacob deGrom should come to terms on some type of agreement for a contract extension. […] Mets misread Jacob deGrom’s market and are dealing with the fallout - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
SNY TV Feb 18, 2019

Yankees ace Luis Severino: 'I wasn't saying anything' about Jacob deGrom's situation

Yankees ace Luis Severino now claims he wasn't specifically discussing Jacob deGrom's situation.
SNY TV Feb 18, 2019

WATCH: Dave Eiland mic'd up at Mets camp

SNY mic'd up Mets pitching coach Dave Eiland for a day at Mets Spring Training including Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard's first live BP sessions
SNY TV Feb 18, 2019

Noah Syndergaard open to extension with Mets, and Severino's deal could offer roadmap

The Mets' primary focus at the moment is on a potential long-term extension for Jacob deGrom, but another one of their prized starters also appears open to a long-term deal. Enter Noah Syndergaard.
Rising Apple Feb 18, 2019

New York Mets: Why Michael Conforto can win the MVP in 2019

New York Mets outfielder Michael Conforto enters 2019 with lofty expectations. He could even surpass them and take home the National League MVP. After 57 seasons of baseball, the New York Mets are just one of three major league teams to never have an MVP winner. Jacob deGrom’s 2018 campaign was enough to earn him […] New York Mets: Why Michael Conforto can win the MVP in 2019 - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Amazin Avenue Feb 18, 2019
Mets Morning News for February 18, 2019

Mets Morning News for February 18, 2019

Your Monday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets signed Adeiny Hechavarria to a minor league deal with an invite to major league spring training. Ken Davidoff tried his best to determine the factors that brought us to the current stand-still in free agency. For the first time in 17 months, T.J. Rivera is healthy and ready to take the field for the Mets. As a recipient of one of the biggest and longest contracts in MLB history, Robinson Cano gave his take on the lack of money spent on players the past two winters. Jacob deGrom took the...
SNY TV Feb 18, 2019

Yankees' Luis Severino rips Mets' Jacob deGrom over innings limit threat

Yankees ace Luis Severino was critical of Mets ace and reigning NL Cy Young award winner Jacob deGrom for considering limiting his workload as a negotiating tactic for a contract extension.
SNY TV Feb 17, 2019

WATCH: Sights and sounds from Mets spring training

The Mets' "Big 3" of Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler highlighted Sunday's action in Port St. Lucie, Florida, as New York readies for its Grapefruit League opener.

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