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Keeping Jay Bruce could work out well for Sandy Alderson

Most of baseball agrees that trading Dilson Herrera for Jay Bruce in 2016 was a mistake by Sandy Alderson and the Mets front office. For one, some argue that Herrera could have still been viewed as the team’s “Second Baseman…Read more →
MLB Trade Rumors Feb 19, 2017

NL East Notes: Alderson, Walker, Mets, Werth, Phillies

Here’s the latest from the NL East… The Mets aren’t engaged in trade talks about their outfielders, GM Sandy Alderson told reporters (including Newsday’s Marc Carig).  Curtis Granderson, Michael Conforto, Juan Lagares and Jay Bruce have all been mentioned in trade rumors this winter, with Bruce generating the least buzz though he seems to be…
SportsNet New York Feb 19, 2017

Alderson says Mets can raise payroll

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson spoke with the media in Port St. Lucie on Sunday and said the team can raise the payroll, if necessary, despite still having OF Jay Bruce on the roster.
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 17, 2017
What will the Mets do about the crowded outfield?

What will the Mets do about the crowded outfield?

Yoenis Cespedes will stay in left field Curtis Granderson and Juan Lagares in center, maybe with Jose Reyes and Brandon Nimmo in the mix too. Michael Conforto needs at-bats but Jay Bruce says he's prepared to play every day in right field. Is there room for everyone?
Amazin Avenue Feb 17, 2017
Mets Morning News: Can Granderson stick in center?

Mets Morning News: Can Granderson stick in center?

Your Friday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets After on offseason of trade rumors, Jay Bruce is ready for the season and refuses to become a distraction in the clubhouse. The Mets’ new third base coach and catching instructor Glenn Sherlock is working with Travis d’Arnaud to revert the receiver to his 2015 form. Amed Rosario’s father prohibited him from signing a professional contract until he’d graduated high school. Here’s an argument for making Jose Reyes the everyday starter at third base. Curtis Granderson joins Mets fans in wondering...
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 17, 2017

Mets Friday: What car will Cespedes roll in with?

Noah Syndergaard was joined by Matt Harvey in a spring training bullpen session and Jay Bruce and Jose Reyes joined the team on Thursday.
New York Post Feb 17, 2017
The ‘oldest Met’ braces for daily grind of center field

The ‘oldest Met’ braces for daily grind of center field

PORT ST. LUCIE — Curtis Granderson is among those curious whether his soon-to-be 36-year-old legs can handle the grind of center field on a regular basis for the Mets in 2017. Last year, Granderson handled the position admirably over the final two months of the regular season, after Jay Bruce arrived at the trade deadline...
Outside Pitch Feb 16, 2017

Jay Bruce will get reps at first base for the New York Mets, insists trade rumors are ‘nothing new’

The New York Mets have officially named Noah Syndergaard as their Opening Day starter against the Atlanta Braves. While the team is certain of who will take the mound, they are less sure of who will take first base. It seemed as though Lucas Duda had the inside track on the position, but Terry Collins may have other ideas. The Mets […] The post Jay Bruce will get reps at first base for the New York Mets, insists trade rumors are ‘nothing new’ appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Mets 101 Feb 16, 2017

WATCH: Mets Video Recap – Thursday Feb 16: Bruce, Granderson, and Reyes

MetsBlog's Matt Cerrone and Ted Berg of USA Today discuss the day's events at Mets Spring Training in Port St. Lucie, Florida, including action with outfielders Jay Bruce and Curtis Granderson, the arr
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 16, 2017
Why are the Mets trying out so many first basemen?

Why are the Mets trying out so many first basemen?

The Mets are currently weighing several options at first base. Lucas Duda is healthy to start the season, but that hasn't stopped the club from penciling in David Wright, Jay Bruce and Neil Walker at first base.
Newsday Feb 16, 2017

Jay Bruce happy to be with Mets and refuses to be a distraction amid trade rumors

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Despite the Mets' best efforts to deal him elsewhere, that indeed was Jay Bruce who plopped himself down Thursday morning at the Tradition Field podium, ready to report for duty as the team's starting rightfielder.
New York Daily News Feb 16, 2017
Jay Bruce looking for fresh start as Mets weigh outfield options

Jay Bruce looking for fresh start as Mets weigh outfield options

Jay Bruce is still really an unsettled man. The slugger arrived at Mets camp Thursday still uncertain of his future.
Mets 101 Feb 16, 2017

Mets: Jay Bruce reflects on last season and the possibility of playing first base

Mets outfielder Jay Bruce spoke to reporters today as he arrived in Port St. Lucie for the first time.
New York Post Feb 16, 2017
Mets need to face the hard truth about their Jay Bruce situation

Mets need to face the hard truth about their Jay Bruce situation

PORT ST. LUCIE — On a day like this in Mets camp, my kingdom for truth serum: “Hey, Jay, welcome back! We couldn’t trade you for so much as an E-ZPass tag, so here you are!” “Hey, great to see you! New York ranked far down my wish list last summer, and now I’m aboard...
SportsNet New York Feb 16, 2017

Pics from PSL: I'm here until I'm not

Jay Bruce spoke like someone that was dragged to a party he never wanted to attend

Jay Bruce Photos

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