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Mets: Three James McCann predictions for the 2021 season

The 2021 MLB season is just a few short months away and the excitement around the New York Mets is insane! If you remember, last year there was a lot of excitement coming in but much of that was quelled by the pandemic canceling much of the season. When the season came back, there was […] Mets: Three James McCann predictions for the 2021 season - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
New York Post Jan 21, 2021
Trevor Bauer investment puzzle Mets are facing: Sherman

Trevor Bauer investment puzzle Mets are facing: Sherman

The Mets are weighing whether to invest in one more big item this offseason or add multiple players to deepen the quality of the overall roster. The significant piece cannot be free-agent catcher J.T. Realmuto unless they plan on turning James McCann into a $40 million backup. The Mets have not been connected in any...
Rising Apple Jan 18, 2021

Mets Offseason Update: Checking in the rest of the NL East

The New York Mets have officially joined the San Diego Padres as the most fascinating and improved teams of the offseason. The Steve Cohen-era Mets got off to a hot start with the retention of former All-Star Marcus Stroman. They also added key pieces in catcher James McCann and reliever Trevor May. New York Mets […] Mets Offseason Update: Checking in the rest of the NL East - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
New York Post Jan 13, 2021
Solution to Mets’ outfield puzzle being held hostage by DH fight: Sherman

Solution to Mets’ outfield puzzle being held hostage by DH fight: Sherman

The Mets have steadily addressed their checklist this offseason even while paralysis has overtaken most other clubs. They wanted to fortify the rotation, bullpen and catching while improving depth and defense. They have chipped away with Marcus Stroman accepting the qualifying offer and by obtaining Carlos Carrasco, Trevor May and James McCann. And they wanted...
Amazin Avenue Jan 7, 2021
Reaction roundup: The Mets’ trade for Lindor and Carrasco

Reaction roundup: The Mets’ trade for Lindor and Carrasco

Photo by Julio Aguilar/ The Mets made a big splash, and it caught the eye of the baseball world. On Thursday, the Mets made waves by pulling off a blockbuster trade for All Star shortstop Francisco Lindor and starter Carlos Carrasco. In return, the Mets send Andres Gimenez and Amed Rosario to Cleveland, along with prospects Josh Wolf and Isaiah Greene. The team has already been active this winter, inking catcher James McCann to a four-year deal and signing reliever Trevor May to a two-year contract. Under new owner Steve Cohen, the Mets have shown that they are willing...
Rising Apple Jan 7, 2021

NY Mets starting pitcher trade options if they miss on Trevor Bauer

If they are unable to sign Trevor Bauer, these starters might help the New York Mets win a lot of games this upcoming season. The New York Mets went into the 2020 offseason with three major holes to fill. Catcher, center field, and starting pitching. They filled the catcher hole by signing James McCann to […] NY Mets starting pitcher trade options if they miss on Trevor Bauer - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Rising Apple Jan 3, 2021

Mets most impactful winter addition is already with the team

The New York Mets are trying to build a formidable playoff-contending roster this offseason that is filled with impactful players, but the most impactful addition is Zack Scott. Since the offseason began the New York Mets have made a flurry of moves including the signings of Trevor May and James McCann, yet fans are waiting […] Mets most impactful winter addition is already with the team - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Rising Apple Jan 2, 2021

NY Mets: Five most valuable minor league deals this offseason

The New York Mets have been active in free agency, signing over 10 players to minor league deals. Which five are the best? The New York Mets have been active so far this offseason despite only making a couple of significant free agent signings so far in Trevor May and James McCann. What the team […] NY Mets: Five most valuable minor league deals this offseason - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Rising Apple Dec 30, 2020

Three Mets fan favorites who might be in another uniform before Opening Day

The New York Mets have a deep roster, but a lot of holes. In order to fill those holes, they might have to look into trading some fan favorites. In the first offseason of the Steve Cohen era, the New York Mets have already made moves. They signed James McCann to a four-year $40 million-dollar […] Three Mets fan favorites who might be in another uniform before Opening Day - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Rising Apple Dec 27, 2020

Three Mets who will absolutely not be back after the 2021 season

The New York Mets are going to have some decisions to make in the near future about their 2022 free agents. However, for three players, letting them hit the market may not be much of a debate. Already, the New York Mets have signed relief pitcher Trevor May and catcher James McCann. It is a […] Three Mets who will absolutely not be back after the 2021 season - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Rising Apple Dec 26, 2020

Mets catcher James McCann is a great upgrade over Wilson Ramos

There are more benefits for the New York Mets with the James McCann signing than most realize. For weeks, if not months, most New York Mets scribes, bloggers, and fans have been discussing the benefits of signing either James McCann or J.T. Realmuto. Unfortunately, all of them have been focusing on the wrong comparisons. Let […] Mets catcher James McCann is a great upgrade over Wilson Ramos - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Rising Apple Dec 26, 2020

Mets: Can Tomas Nido handle backup catcher duties in 2021?

Tomas Nido is currently in line to back up starting catcher James McCann in 2021. Is this the best option for the New York Mets? The catchers’ position for the New York Mets has undergone a major overhaul during the 2020 offseason. After cutting ties with former players Wilson Ramos and Robinson Chirinos, the team […] Mets: Can Tomas Nido handle backup catcher duties in 2021? - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community

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