7:47 AM EDT, Sun May 27, 2018
Rising Apple

Mets have no shot at acquiring a superstar at this year’s trade deadline

A weak farm system and plenty of competition fighting against them, the New York Mets have no shot at acquiring a superstar at this year’s trade deadline. The New York Mets need to face the facts. All of the positive rumors about them landing a star at this year’s trade deadline are overly optimistic. They […] Mets have no shot at acquiring a superstar at this year’s trade deadline - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

NorthJersey.com

Mets could potentially target left relievers due to lack of depth; claim Padres' Buddy Baumann

The Mets claimed lefty reliever Buddy Baumann on waivers Friday. The team lacks lefty relievers, and it could be an area the team targets at the trade deadline.        

Bleed Cubbie Blue

MLB Bullets is getting ready for a clearance sale

The Orioles are approaching the point of no return and what that means for Manny Machado. The Phillies, Mets and Braves are playing well in a rejuvenated NL East. I used to be much more interesting, but now I just go right into MLB Bullets every morning. The Orioles are 6-19 to start the season and are already 13½ games behind the Red Sox in the AL East. Eddie Matz writes that the Orioles need to accept that their mini-renaissance in recent years is over and that a sell-off needs to begin. Craig Edwards writes that the Orioles trading shortstop Manny Machado before the trade deadline is...