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Amazin Avenue Dec 2, 2016
Amazin' Avenue Audio, Episode 214: What do we talk about now?

Amazin' Avenue Audio, Episode 214: What do we talk about now?

We reveal our AAOPs and chat about the new CBA and the beginning of our Top 25 Prospects countdown. Welcome back to Amazin' Avenue Audio. We are living in a post-Cespedes speculation world, and it is glorious! First up, Brian and Chris discuss the new CBA, and present our AAOPs, both of which are sort of silly for different reasons. (1:24) Next, Aaron Yorke discusses the speed at which the Mets signed Yoenis Cespedes, and the Mets' potential Winter Meetings wheelings and dealings. (39:39) Finally, Steve Sypa and Greg Karam discuss numbers 25 through 11 on the the Amazin' Avenue Mets...
Amazin Avenue Dec 2, 2016
Mets broadcaster Howie Rose weighs in on Yoenis Cespedes, offseason

Mets broadcaster Howie Rose weighs in on Yoenis Cespedes, offseason

The Mets’ radio broadcaster weighed in on some Mets offseason topics the other day. Legendary Mets announcer Howie Rose made an appearance on WFAN earlier this week and gave some of his thoughts on Yoenis Cespedes and the Mets offseason. You can listen to the entire interview here. Here are some of the highlights: On Yoenis Cespedes re-signing: The Mets knew the player and person and felt it was worth making the investment. They knew how badly Cespedes wanted to stay with them. Cespedes’s agents “read him the riot act” during the season because they felt he was talking too openly...
Newark Star-Ledger Nov 30, 2016
Mets announce Yoenis Cespedes' new contract: LIVE updates from press conference

Mets announce Yoenis Cespedes' new contract: LIVE updates from press conference

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes agreed to a four-year, $110 million contract on Tuesday. The Mets will make it official on Wednesday with a press conference at 5 p.m. With Cespedes signed, now the team must decide what to do with their outfield. Speculation has the Mets trying to trade Jay Bruce and/or Curtis Granderson.
Mets 360 Nov 30, 2016

Where will Jay Bruce land?

Now that the Mets have secured Yoenis Cespedes for four years, it is time to make additional moves to improve the team. The Mets do not need three left handed hitting corner outfielders. A good center fielder, who could lead…Read more →
MetsBlog Nov 30, 2016

Now that Cespedes is back, what's next for Sandy Alderson's offseason?

The Mets are expected to turn their attention to "reconfiguring the outfield," and, "adding to the bullpen," as a source recently told me, now that Yoenis Cespedes is back in the fold.
MetsBlog Nov 29, 2016

Hernandez believes Cespedes 'deserved' nine-figure deal with Mets

Keith Hernandez joins Baseball Night in New York to share his thoughts about the New York Mets and outfielder Yoenis Cespedes agreeing to a four-year, $110 million deal.
MetsBlog Nov 29, 2016

The return of Cespedes provides lift to the Mets' clubhouse

SNY's Steve Gelbs discusses the return of Yoenis Cespedes, who agreed to a four-year deal with the Mets on Tuesday.
MetsBlog Nov 23, 2016

Latest on Cespedes: Yankees are not interested, Mets still waiting...

The Yankees are not pursuing free-agent OF Yoenis Cespedes, who MLB insiders believe could eventually get a five-year contract this winter...
MetsBlog Nov 22, 2016

Are any of these 10 teams willing to give Yoenis Cespedes a five-year deal?

The Mets appear unwilling to offer more than a four-year deal to free-agent OF Yoenis Cespedes, who is said to be seeking at least a five-year contract
MetsBlog Nov 21, 2016

Latest on Cespedes: Are the Yankees making a move? Where are the Mets?

The Yankees could be moving in on Free agent OF Yoenis Cespedes, who wants to return to the Mets, who would love to have him back...
MetsBlog Nov 18, 2016

Yankees may now have room for Cespedes

Yankees GM Brian Cashman said he will likely speak again with the representatives for Yoenis Cespedes, now that they have more payroll flexibility after trading Brian McCann to the Braves.
MetsBlog Nov 17, 2016

Alderson talks Plan A, B and C for adding a right-handed power hitter

Mets GM Sandy Alderson mentioned free-agent OF Jose Bautista and 1B-OF Steve Pearce as the type of players he might pursue if he's unable to re-sign Yoenis Cespedes.
MetsBlog Nov 17, 2016

Mets want Michael Conforto to be an every-day player in 2017

The Mets want to see Michael Conforto be an every-day player for them in 2017, regardless of whether Yoenis Cespedes is or isn't on the team
MetsBlog Nov 16, 2016

Yo! Update: He has reached out to Mets to express interest in returning

Free agent OF Yoenis Cespedes has texted the organization and indicated his interest in coming back, Mets GM Sandy Alderson said during an appearance on WOR 710 on Wednesday.
MetsBlog Nov 15, 2016

Reyes says every player on the Mets wants Cespedes to return

Jose Reyes wants the Mets to retain Yoenis Cespedes, who recently became an unrestricted free agent, he told the NY Post on Tuesday.

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