4:33 PM EST, Fri November 15, 2019
SNY TV 2 hours ago

5 free agent relievers Mets could target, and what they might cost

If the Mets are serious about winning big in 2020 and they're not going to spend significantly on a starting pitcher to replace Zack Wheeler, they need to get aggressive if they're going to add at least a couple of quality relievers.
Amazin Avenue 8 hours ago
Mets Morning News for November 15, 2019

Mets Morning News for November 15, 2019

Photo by Emilee Chinn/ Your Friday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links Meet the Mets Zack Wheeler turned down the qualifying offer which means he is now officially a free agent. With his free agency the Mets now have a hole in their rotation that they will need to fill before Opening Day next season. At the GM Meetings, Brodie Van Wagenen again reiterated that Noah Syndergaard is not for sale. The GM also downplayed any concern about his new manager getting caught up in the Astros cheating scandal but unfortunately for the organization they are now wrapped up in...
New York Post 23 hours ago

Zack Wheeler declines Mets’ qualifying offer with eye on free-agent mega-deal

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Zack Wheeler for one more year was in the Mets’ plans, but can the organization stomach a potential bidding war for him? The right-hander took a leap toward departing the Mets on Thursday when – as expected – he declined the club’s qualifying offer for 2020 worth $17.8 million. Wheeler will now...
SNY TV Nov 14, 2019

Free agent Zack Wheeler rejects Mets' qualifying offer

What has been expected is now official: Zack Wheeler has rejected the qualifying offer from the Mets and will test the free agent market.
House of Houston Nov 13, 2019

Houston Astros: Zack Wheeler will morph into an All-Star if he joins team

The Houston Astros still have a notable interest in Zack Wheeler, if he signs, he’s definitely going be an All-Star for the first time in his career. Why? The Houston Astros are off the races as the offseason is officially underway with the GM Meetings taking place in Scottsdale, Ariz. this week. The meetings started […] Houston Astros: Zack Wheeler will morph into an All-Star if he joins team - House of Houston - House of Houston - A Houston Sports Site - Texans, Rockets, Astros, Dynamo, Cougars and More!
Tomahawk Take Nov 12, 2019

Is Zack Wheeler a good fit for the 2020 Atlanta Braves rotation?

Former New York Mets pitcher and Georgia native, Zack Wheeler could be a perfect fit for the Atlanta Braves rotation in 2020. If you’ve paid attention when the Atlanta Braves have faced the Mets during the previous three seasons, you know just how good of a pitcher Zack Wheeler is. In his five-year big league […] Is Zack Wheeler a good fit for the 2020 Atlanta Braves rotation? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Nov 12, 2019

New York Mets: Top three destinations for Zack Wheeler

Former New York Mets starter Zack Wheeler has a lot of potential and could turn into a version of Gerrit Cole if he lands on the right team and can stay healthy, so here are the three best fits. The New York Mets have a lot of starting pitching even without Zack Wheeler. Jacob deGrom, […] New York Mets: Top three destinations for Zack Wheeler - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rising Apple Nov 12, 2019

Mets Rumors: Moving on from Zack Wheeler, moving in on Dellin Betances

The latest New York Mets rumors show just how many teams they are up against in trying to keep Zack Wheeler in Flushing and their interest in adding a big name to the bullpen. Brodie Van Wagenen has been rather tight-lipped about his plans for this offseason. New York Mets rumors have been pretty quiet […] Mets Rumors: Moving on from Zack Wheeler, moving in on Dellin Betances - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Crawfish Boxes Nov 12, 2019
Free Agent Profile: Zack Wheeler

Free Agent Profile: Zack Wheeler

I’m still not sure of the Astros approach to the 2019-20 Free Agent market. With the Astros being one of the top 5 payrolls and working through a precarious juggling act as they run head first into the wall known as the Competitive Balance Threshold. Crane previously stated that he would not exceed the “cap”, but with recent announcements that he would pursue Cole, I decided to take a look at some other options. Now I know what some of you may be thinking, replacing Cole who is possibly the best pitcher on the planet today with Zack Wheeler is like replacing a fine scotch with...
SNY TV Nov 11, 2019

Latest on Mets free agent Zack Wheeler: Astros could be a suitor

The Mets are open to a reunion with Zack Wheeler, who is an unrestricted free agent. Here's the latest...
SNY TV Nov 11, 2019

Takeaways from Mets' Brodie Van Wagenen at GM meetings, including latest on Zack Wheeler, where team will look to add in offseason

Moments after Mets first baseman Pete Alonso took home the National League Rookie of the Year Award, New York general manager Brodie Van Wagenen spoke at the MLB GM meetings.
Climbing Tal's Hill Nov 11, 2019

Astros: Zack Wheeler could be targeted in free agency

The Astros could possibly target Mets pitcher Zack Wheeler in free agency. As the hot stove season starts to heat up (we hope), Gerrit Cole is obviously the big prize. The Astros are going to make a push to bring back their ace, but doing so might be overextending their payroll. With that in mind, […] Astros: Zack Wheeler could be targeted in free agency - Climbing Tals Hill - Climbing Tals Hill - A Houston Astros Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Nov 11, 2019

MLB Free Agents: This Winter’s best investment, Zach Wheeler

For teams looking through the list of MLB Free Agents to bolster its starting rotation, 29-year-old Zack Wheeler offers excellence at a far better price. For contending teams interested in drastically improving it’s starting rotation by adding MLB free agents — clubs like the New York Yankees, Atlanta Braves, Minnesota Twins and more — this year’s market […] MLB Free Agents: This Winter’s best investment, Zach Wheeler - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rising Apple Nov 10, 2019

Mets Free Agent Candidate: Starting Pitcher Rick Porcello

This winter, the New York Mets may be in the market for a starting pitcher. Rick Porcello is available and a name for the Metropolitans to consider. The New York Mets aren’t officially in need of a starting pitcher just yet. Depending on what happens with Zack Wheeler will go a long way in determining […] Mets Free Agent Candidate: Starting Pitcher Rick Porcello - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Amazin Avenue Nov 10, 2019
Mets Morning News for November 10, 2019

Mets Morning News for November 10, 2019

Photo by Chris Trotman/ Your Sunday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets will interview former Met Jeremy Hefner tomorrow for the team’s pitching coach job, reports Marc Carig of The Athletic. Hefner has most recently been a member of the Twins coaching staff and is said to have a deep knowledge of analytics. Todd Frazier has been tweeting up a storm about the wild turkeys in his home town of Toms River, New Jersey. Buster Olney and Dave Schoenfield both named Zack Wheeler as the most desirable free agent pitcher after Gerrit Cole and...

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