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Rising Apple

Mets Trade Deadline: Every contender should go after Seth Lugo

Seth Lugo could help out just about every contender this season. The New York Mets need to remain open for a trade. Hopeful New York Mets fans who want to see the team stay as intact as possible for next season don’t want to see anyone under contract in 2019 get traded at this year’s […] Mets Trade Deadline: Every contender should go after Seth Lugo - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

New York Post

Mets see Zack Wheeler’s trade stock peaking with gem

Zack Wheeler’s trade value to the Mets may never be higher. Your move, Mets. In desperate need of younger and more athletic pieces in a thin market for starting pitchers, the Mets were “50-50” earlier this week on whether they would deal Wheeler heading toward the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. Saturday’s performance was further...

New York Post

These factors may lead to more Mets deadline disappointment

Just about every contender is a starving person and the Mets have the food — and their current leaning is not to share the provisions. “They are entering this trade market with the most valuable pieces and are opting to sit on the sideline,” said an exasperated executive from a contending team. There is still...

New York Post

Asdrubal Cabrera’s hot bat keeps upping his trade value

What likely are Asdrubal Cabrera’s final days with the Mets are going exactly according to plan. Team officials expect to trade the veteran infielder by the July 31 non-waiver deadline, and Cabrera’s recent play certainly hasn’t hurt his value. On Thursday, he smashed his team-leading 17th homer as part of a 2-for-4 performance in the...

SNY TV

Wheeler joins Familia, Cabrera as Mets most likely to be traded

The Yankees have checked in on Mets starting pitcher Zack Wheeler as the trade deadline nears.

SNY TV

Mets Notes and ICYMI: On the trade market, Rosario, and Bruce

There are 20 days until the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, when the Mets are expected to trade multiple players.

New York Post

Mets show no signs of life in another listless loss

Panic City has become Indifferent Island and there is no rescue party in sight. The only escape is the looming trade deadline for a select few. Anger is fast becoming apathy as the Mets seemingly find new lows on an almost daily basis. Crowds have thinned out, so much on Tuesday night you could hear...

SNY TV

Mets reportedly seeing 'serious interest' in Zack Wheeler

As they prepare to sell in advance of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the Mets are "drawing serious interest" in Zack Wheeler.

SNY TV

Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera reportedly among Dodgers' targets

Mets infielder Asdrubal Cabrera is among several players the Dodgers are looking into acquiring as the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline approaches.

Rising Apple

Mets: Five players likely to get traded prior to July 31st deadline

With the New York Mets on pace for 90+ losses, it is probable there will be trades prior to the deadline. Who goes? The 2018 New York Mets are trade deadline sellers. Again. For the second straight year, fans will endure a summer not of love, but of seeing familiar faces wear the orange and […] Mets: Five players likely to get traded prior to July 31st deadline - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Call to the Pen

New York Mets: Return of Jenrry Mejia allows trade options

The New York Mets former closer, Jenrry Mejia, has been conditionally reinstated. This gives the Mets options at the trade deadline. Former New York Mets closer Jenrry Mejia holds an interesting place in baseball history. While other players, notably Manny Ramirez, had been suspended twice for PED violations, Mejia was the first player to have […] New York Mets: Return of Jenrry Mejia allows trade options - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Amazin Avenue

Amazin’ Avenue Audio, Episode 288: How did we get here?

The Mets are in free fall, but hey, we’re not the Orioles! Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we continue to ponder how this team can be so bad. This week, Brian Salvatore and Chris McShane discuss just when we lost our hope in the Mets, as well as tried to look ahead to the trading deadline, while hoping the Mets don’t trade Jacob deGrom, Brandon Nimmo, Noah Syndergaard, or Michael Conforto. Plus, we answer an email about Manny Machado! (1:05) Finally, Steve Sypa takes a look at the minor league players of the week. (56:16) As always, you can listen or subscribe to the...

NorthJersey.com

How will the NY Mets approach the trade deadline?

The Mets are more than 10 games under .500 with a few weeks left until the Trade Deadline.        

Blogging the Bombers | New York Daily News

Harper: Mets' new GM trio understands the need to get creative with potential trade deadline deals

So what would constitute the type of outside-the-box thinking that interim GM John Ricco said ownership would like to see from the Mets’ new front office? Creativity primarily, if the team is going to hold as tightly to Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard as Ricco made it sound on Friday. One person...

Blog Red Machine

Cincinnati Reds: 3 reasons why Matt Harvey shouldn’t be traded

The Cincinnati Reds have been on a tear ever since trading for Matt Harvey. Here are three reasons why the Reds should not trade the right-hander before the MLB Trade Deadline. The Cincinnati Reds acquired Matt Harvey from the New York Mets in exchange for catcher Devin Mesoraco in May. The prevailing thought was that the Reds […] Cincinnati Reds: 3 reasons why Matt Harvey shouldn’t be traded - Blog Red Machine - Blog Red Machine - A Cincinnati Reds Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Rising Apple

Mets could trade Jose Bautista to one of these three teams

The Mets are facing a challenge with the Non Waiver trade deadline fast approaching. Who do they trade? One option is Jose Bautista. Jose Bautista has been pretty solid with the New York Mets but we know he won’t be coming back next year. It’s important for the team to at least get something in […] Mets could trade Jose Bautista to one of these three teams - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

SNY TV

Mets' interim GM John Ricco gives timetable for rebuild

Ricco said the Mets aren't actively trying to trade Jacob deGrom and/or Noah Syndergaard before the July 31 trade deadline.

Rising Apple

New York Mets need to put focus on trading Zack Wheeler

Zack Wheeler has become one of the more intriguing New York Mets trade candidates. He’s one of the guys they need to focus on dealing before the deadline. Jacob deGrom trade scenarios will continue to flood your social media feed for the next few weeks. While that’s happening, the New York Mets need to do […] New York Mets need to put focus on trading Zack Wheeler - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

SNY TV

What could Mets get via trade for Zack Wheeler and Steven Matz?

The Mets are expected to dangle Steven Matz and Zack Wheeler in advance of the July 31 trade deadline.

Rising Apple

Mets: Jeurys Familia trade value plummeting as deadline approaches

New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia has not looked sharp lately. How much damage will it do to his trade value? We always knew when the New York Mets finally did trade Jeurys Familia we wouldn’t get back anything too special. There was a hope that the Mets could land a diamond in the rough […] Mets: Jeurys Familia trade value plummeting as deadline approaches - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

New York Post

Trade-deadline hopes bleak as Mets look to dangle B-listers

TORONTO — If they stick to their inclination to keep Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard in the organization through the non-waivers trade deadline, then the Mets will spend this month prioritizing an arduous, low-reward task. Think of it as something to akin to mining for gold in a flea market. And the last time the...

Amazin Avenue

Who the Mets might be able to trade before the deadline: Expiring contracts

The Mets are very, very clearly sellers as the season draws closer to the non-waiver trade deadline. Having suffered another miserable loss last night in Toronto, the Mets seem intent on making it crystal clear that they will not be making a miraculous comeback in the standings this year. At 33-49 on the season, they’re just a half-game ahead of the Marlins for the worst record in the National League. There is no doubt that the Mets should be looking to sell as they move toward the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. With that, let’s run down the team’s roster for some players who...

Reviewing the Brew

Milwaukee Brewers: Is Matt Harvey a fit for a deadline deal?

The Cincinnati Reds acquired Matt Harvey from the New York Mets with the intention of rebuilding his value and dealing him away. Could the Milwaukee Brewers add Harvey before the trade deadline? Matt Harvey has made 10 starts for the Reds since the trade in early May. He’s managed to stay healthy and post positive […] Milwaukee Brewers: Is Matt Harvey a fit for a deadline deal? - Reviewing the Brew - Reviewing the Brew - A Milwaukee Brewers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

New York Post

Brian Cashman more than willing to ‘dance’ with Mets

Brian Cashman is ready to dance, even with the Mets, but it takes two to tango. The Yankees general manager on Friday made no secret of his intent to acquire a starting pitcher with just over a month left before the trade deadline and doubled down on his willingness to do business with the Mets....

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Yankees, Mets talking trade, but will it lead anywhere before July 31 trade deadline?

The Yankees and Mets have discussed trades, but general manager Brian Cashman is not giving out any details.         

Rising Apple

Mets: Three potential trade destinations for Noah Syndergaard

If the New York Mets decide to trade Noah Syndergaard, these three teams are possible landing spots for Thor. With the month of July approaching, the New York Mets are well under .500 for the year. Rumors are beginning to swirl as to what they will do come the July 31st trade deadline. Each game […] Mets: Three potential trade destinations for Noah Syndergaard - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Pinstripe Alley

NYY news: Tiger Scout

Scouting Fulmer; The cost for Happ; Andujar not foused on trade talks; Higashioka’s hitless streak; Florial is top international prospect; Stanton hitting better New York Post | Ken Davidoff & George A. King III: Between now and the trade deadline, we’ll be seeing lots of reports similar to this one. Brian Cashman acknowledged that he’s had conversations with the Mets regarding Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard, and those talks will continue until the trade deadline. The Yankees also had a scout in Detroit yesterday to watch Michael Fulmer’s start. Personally, I think they should...

SNY TV

Yankees' Cashman has no issue trading with Mets; 'I've done deals with Omar'

Yankees GM Brian Cashman is using all avenues as he looks for another pitcher to add to his staff before the trade deadline. And one of those avenues could be a short commute -- a subway ride to Queens to be exact.