6:55 PM EST, Sun December 09, 2018
5 hours ago

Mets Trade Rumors: No harm checking in on Yasiel Puig, right?

Recent New York Mets trade rumors have suggested the team from Flushing will at least check in on the possibility of adding Yasiel Puig this offseason. New York Mets trade rumors are about to swirl this week as the Winter Meetings begin. One interesting note among those Mets trade rumors is a whisper about Los […] Mets Trade Rumors: No harm checking in on Yasiel Puig, right? - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
8 hours ago

Mets: Jeff McNeil best case and worst case scenarios for 2019

Jeff McNeil put together a fabulous 2018 rookie campaign for the New York Mets. Will he continue to hit in 2019 or is a sophomore slump on the horizon? The name Jeff McNeil pleasantly dances off the tongues and from the lips of New York Mets fans. Hopefully the future second baseman for many years, […] Mets: Jeff McNeil best case and worst case scenarios for 2019 - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
11 hours ago

New York Mets can and should sign free agent Bryce Harper

Not only should the New York Mets sign Bryce Harper, they can. Recently, Washington Nationals owner Mark Lerner made it pretty clear that Bryce Harper will not be re-signing with the team. Additionally, rumors are swirling that Harper is not sold on the Philadelphia Phillies, one of his biggest suitors this offseason. This is all […] New York Mets can and should sign free agent Bryce Harper - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 8, 2018

Mets Madness Tournament: Match-Up Schedule for December 8-14

Our Mets Madness Tournament to find the fans’ favorite New York Mets player enters its second week. We’re now in week two of our Mets Madness Tournament to determine the modern fans’ favorite player in New York Mets history. You’ll want to follow us on Twitter for more chances to vote. The first week included […] Mets Madness Tournament: Match-Up Schedule for December 8-14 - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 8, 2018

Mets Trade Rumors: Analyzing the trio the Marlins want for J.T. Realmuto

Recent New York Mets trade rumors have named a trio of Amazins as the desired pieces in a possible J.T. Realmuto deal. Which of the three is most realistic? Hopefully, instead of sitting around waiting for actual baseballs to move, you’ve been up to your neck in offseason MLB news. New York Mets trade rumors […] Mets Trade Rumors: Analyzing the trio the Marlins want for J.T. Realmuto - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 8, 2018

Mets: Six under the radar outfielders for them to consider

The New York Mets sound like they’re hunting for an outfielder. In aisle two, these six options could be be sneaky-good selections to sign. With Yoenis Cespedes still recovering from ankle surgery and slated to return mid-season (at the earliest), going into the 2019 season, Juan Lagares is slated to be the New York Mets‘ […] Mets: Six under the radar outfielders for them to consider - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 7, 2018

Mets: Will the Peter Alonso, Jeff McNeil bromance end before Flushing?

No one in the New York Mets organization looks safe from trade. Could this lead to a possible end to the Peter Alonso and Jeff McNeil bromance before it reaches Citi Field? Down in the minor leagues this past season, a bromance bloomed between New York Mets farmhands Peter Alonso and Jeff McNeil. Each had […] Mets: Will the Peter Alonso, Jeff McNeil bromance end before Flushing? - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 7, 2018

Mets: Why trading for J.T. Realmuto doesn’t make sense at the moment

There’s no doubt J.T. Realmuto has immense talent. The New York Mets are in talks with the Marlins in regards to trading for him, but they shouldn’t be. New York Mets‘ General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen has repeatedly said, “We will win now, we will win in the future. We want to develop a winning culture […] Mets: Why trading for J.T. Realmuto doesn’t make sense at the moment - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 6, 2018

Mets Rumors: Interest in free agent A.J. Pollock is a good thing

 .J. Pollock is a free agent and recent New York Mets rumors suggest they could sign him. If they did, it would be a very good day. With what feels like fresh New York Mets rumors popping up daily, it’s no surprise to hear them linked to free agent outfielders. A.J. Pollock is the latest […] Mets Rumors: Interest in free agent A.J. Pollock is a good thing - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 6, 2018

Mets: Robinson Cano, Edwin Diaz are good for the free agent hunt

By bringing in Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz, the New York Mets became a more appealing destination for free agents. The New York Mets have plenty more to do even after completing their deal with the Seattle Mariners. The addition of Robinson Cano to play, well, somewhere on the infield and Edwin Diaz to close […] Mets: Robinson Cano, Edwin Diaz are good for the free agent hunt - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 5, 2018

Mets Rumors: Signing A.J. Pollock would be an overly aggressive move

According to recent New York Mets rumors, the Amazins reportedly met with A.J. Pollock’s agent. Signing him would be an overly aggressive move they shouldn’t engage in. The New York Mets got off to a hot start this offseason by acquiring Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz from the Seattle Mariners. On Tuesday morning as both […] Mets Rumors: Signing A.J. Pollock would be an overly aggressive move - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 5, 2018

Mets: Could signing Adam Jones be the next big, bold move?

The New York Mets seem ready to remain aggressive this offseason. Could they possibly pursue free agent Adam Jones as their next big, bold move? After a seven-player blockbuster deal that sent Robinson Cano, and Edwin Diaz to the New York Mets for Jay Bruce, Anthony Swarzak, and three prospects, new GM Brodie Van Wagenen […] Mets: Could signing Adam Jones be the next big, bold move? - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 5, 2018

Mets should make these three moves to further improve the roster

Now that the blockbuster deal is over with the New York Mets receiving Robinson Can and Edwin Dia, we now have to look at what’s next if they want to contend in 2019. There are many different moves New York Mets fans are screaming for to happen now after the trade with the Seattle Mariners. […] Mets should make these three moves to further improve the roster - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 5, 2018

Mets Rumors: Getting aggressive on J.T. Realmuto trade, A.J. Pollock

New offseason New York Mets rumors are appearing daily. Late on Tuesday, we learned the team is getting more aggressive in a pursuit for J.T. Realmuto and A.J. Pollock. Who said the New York Mets were done adding players after the trade with the Seattle Mariners? According to recent Mets rumors, the team is after […] Mets Rumors: Getting aggressive on J.T. Realmuto trade, A.J. Pollock - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 4, 2018

Mets Trade Rumors: “Chips are in” and Noah Syndergaard’s future

At a press conference on Tuesday, Brodie Van Wagenen helped defuse some of the New York Mets trade rumors involving Noah Syndergaard. There wasn’t much to take away from the New York Mets press conference on Tuesday other than Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz are now officially with the team. After less than a week […] Mets Trade Rumors: “Chips are in” and Noah Syndergaard’s future - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More