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Mets 360 5 hours ago

Mets Minors: David Thompson swings heavy lumber in the AFL

With most of the Met world focused on the new manager Mickey Callaway or the optional contracts of Jerry Blevins and Asdrubal Cabrera, the Mets do have a handful of active prospects still playing for Scottsdale. Among them is David…Read more →
Amazin Avenue Oct 22, 2017
Mickey Callaway to be named the 21st manager in Mets history

Mickey Callaway to be named the 21st manager in Mets history

The Cleveland Indians pitching coach appears to have beaten out Kevin Long, Manny Acta, and Joe McEwing for the top job with the Mets. According to Joel Sherman, the search is over: Cleveland Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway is set to be named the next manager of the Mets. A press conference is expected to be scheduled for tomorrow to introduce Callaway. The expected hiring of Callaway is a surprising twist after it was rumored just days ago that the frontrunners for the job appeared to be Kevin Long and Manny Acta. It was reported earlier today that Long, Acta, and Joe McEwing,...
Amazin Avenue Oct 22, 2017
Mets Morning News: Taking a Long look

Mets Morning News: Taking a Long look

Your Sunday morning dose of Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Kevin Long is still a prime contender to be the next Mets manager. Here’s what he did to impress the team. Everything else is pretty quiet in the Mets universe. But we did get a chance to catch up the infamous thumbs down guy. Around the AL East The Nationals top brass is facing some heat for the decision to fire Dusty Baker. There’s plenty of changes brewing in the Braves staff too. Just like we’re doing at Amazin’ Avenue, Fish Stripes is doing their own season reviews of Marlins players. Most recently,...
Amazin Avenue Oct 21, 2017
Mets Morning News: Manager search narrows, Mets will exercise option on Blevins

Mets Morning News: Manager search narrows, Mets will exercise option on Blevins

Your Saturday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Kevin Long and Manny Acta appear to be the frontrunners for the Mets’ managerial position. The Mets will bring back Jerry Blevins for 2018, as expected. Abbey Mastracco believes the Mets should try to get Dusty Baker to manage the team. Around the NL East Dusty Baker is out as the Nationals’ manager. Ichiro Suzuki is still working out at Marlins Park, long after the Marlins’ season ended. The Marlins barely throw curveballs and it appears to be hurting their pitching. Daniel Murphy underwent...
Mets 360 Oct 21, 2017

Offseason moves that would benefit the Mets

Hiring a young manager– The Mets are leaving the Terry Collins era, a time when they had the oldest manager in all of baseball, for seven years. While Collins brought the team success in terms of making it to the…Read more →
Amazin Avenue Oct 20, 2017
Mets nearing managerial decision with Kevin Long, Manny Acta among possibilities

Mets nearing managerial decision with Kevin Long, Manny Acta among possibilities

The team might makes its decision soon. The Mets are looking to make their decision on hiring a new manager in the coming days, according to a report from the New York Post, with Kevin Long and Manny Acta among the possibilities for the job. The report notes that the team is looking to wrap things up by October 31, as that’s the date that the contracts for Long, who has served as the team’s hitting coach, and Pat Roessler, the assistant hitting coach, expire. Although the Nationals announced that they are not bringing back Dusty Baker next year, there doesn’t seem to be any chance...
Amazin Avenue Oct 20, 2017
Mets Morning News: Count out Cora

Mets Morning News: Count out Cora

Your Friday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Now that the Red Sox and Alex Cora have reached an agreement, the Mets’ managerial search is down to about four or six candidates, depending on whom you ask. The Mets are hoping to purchase the Syracuse Chiefs for $18 million. Prospect David Thompson is crushing it through the early going in the Arizona Fall League. NorthJersey.com’s Matt Ehalt graded the front office’s offseason from a year ago, dinging them particularly for failing to bolster the bullpen. Around the NL East Braves prospect Alex...
Mets 360 Oct 20, 2017

Time for a change in philosophy

As the Mets front office mind trust carefully considers their next manager and pitching coach they need to look beyond resumes and intangible leadership qualities. Managing and coaching this team will require a keen mind and an adaptive personality. This…Read more →
Larry Brown Sports Oct 22, 2017

Mets reportedly naming Mickey Callaway manager

The New York Mets are reportedly bringing in a well-respected pitching coach as their new skipper. Joel Sherman of the New York Post reported Sunday that the Mets have chosen Cleveland Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway as their new manager, and a deal is being finalized. Have had it confirmed #Mets are offering their manager...Read More
Sports Illustrated Oct 22, 2017

Report: Mets to Hire Mickey Callaway as Manager

Mets reportedly offer managerial job to Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway
Bless You Boys Oct 22, 2017
New York Mets hire Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway as manager, per report

New York Mets hire Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway as manager, per report

Callaway was in charge of one of the best pitching staffs of all-time in Cleveland. We have a hard time quantifying the impact that managers and coaches have on a Major League Baseball team, but this sure seems like a good thing for the Detroit Tigers. The New York Mets will hire Cleveland Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway as their new manager, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. Callaway will take over for retiring skipper Terry Collins, who spent the last seven seasons in New York. At just 42 years old, Callaway instantly becomes one of the youngest managers in baseball....
MLB Daily Dish Oct 22, 2017
Mets hire Mickey Callaway as manager

Mets hire Mickey Callaway as manager

The Mets have found their next manager. The Mets are hiring Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway as their next manager. Joel Sherman of the New York Post reported on Sunday that the job was being offered to Callaway, and Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic confirmed the hiring shortly after. Callaway, 42, will be the 17th full-time manager in Mets history, replacing Terry Collins, who resigned and was reassigned to a front office role following the 2017 season. Callaway pitched for the Devil Rays, Angels, and Rangers from 1999-2004, winning a World Series ring with the Angels in 2002. Following...
South Side Sox 7 hours ago
Podcast: 2017 White Sox Pitchers and Catchers season review

Podcast: 2017 White Sox Pitchers and Catchers season review

Much to look forward to on the starting pitching front. What about the bullpen and catching in 2018? Episode 158 is now available. Here is this week’s rundown: We preview the upcoming World Series between the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers what should be a terrific series. The Astros have a deeper lineup but can they avoid scoring droughts like they suffered away from home in ALCS? Is the Dodgers pitching staff too deep for Houston? Lots of firings and hirings in the past week. We share why Mickey Calloway is a good hire for the New York Mets. What type of manager would be a...
MLB Daily Dish 5 hours ago
NL East News: Mets name Callaway new manager

NL East News: Mets name Callaway new manager

Check out what’s going on in the National League East. Cleveland pitching coach Mickey Callaway has been named the 21st manager in Mets history. Callaway pitched for the (team formerly know as the Devil) Rays, Angels, and Rangers from 1999-2004. He earned some hardware with the Angels in 2002, being a member of the World Series winning team. The 42-year old had been with Cleveland since 2010. Being linked to pitching corner stones like Corey Kluber and Andrew Miller, it’s no wonder the Mets would want to bring in a guy to potentially fix the sinking ship that is their pitching...

Report: Mets finalizing deal to hire Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway as manager

The Indians pitching coach would be getting his first MLB managerial job

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