12:16 PM EST, Tue January 24, 2017
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Harper implies Nationals are spending money in wrong place

Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper wants the team to invest in free agents Matt Wieters and Greg Holland more than he wants the team to get an upgraded spring training complex.

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Mets Morning News: Mets’ trade options for Bruce dwindling

Your Tuesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The number of potential destinations for Jay Bruce appears to be down to two, as the Phillies and Blue Jays may have found alternate options for their outfields. Around the NL East The Phillies signed free-agent Michael Saunders to help shore up their outfield for 2017. The Braves and the Nationals both have prospects on MLB.com’s Pipeline’s All-Defense Team. Marlins Park is currently being transformed to host the “Race of Champions” this upcoming weekend. Around MLB David Ortiz denied rumors...

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Mets Morning News: Mets name their price in Jay Bruce trade talks

Your Monday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets are reportedly seeking prospects in return for Jay Bruce. Prospect Amed Rosario spoke highly of the time he spent with Jose Reyes. Noah Syndergaard and Travis d’Arnaud were involved in one of the many lopsided trades that have occurred in the past five seasons. Around the NL East Talking Chop projects what the Braves’ opening day roster could look like. The Good Phight answered some questions about a few of the Phillies’ prospects. Nationals fans discussed what bobbleheads they would like...

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Mets Morning News: Mets expecting big things from d’Arnaud in 2017

Your Saturday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets are expecting big things from Travis d’Arnaud in 2017 after passing on signing a free agent catcher. Bartolo Colon, Noah Syndergaard, and the late Shannon Forde will all be receiving awards at this year’s New York Baseball Writers’ Association of America dinner, and you can go! Around the NL East The Phillies are adding more protective netting at Citizens Bank Park. The Nationals announced on Friday that they’re adding De Jon Watson to their staff as a special assistant. Around...

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Mets Morning News: Syndergaard ranked sixth best in baseball, Daryl Boston’s birthday

Your Wednesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links.  Meet the Mets Noah Syndergaard is the sixth best pitcher in baseball, says Buster Olney. The Mets will host their annual blood drive this Thursday in the Foxwoods Club at Citi Field. Ken Davidoff of the Post outlined four factors to get the Mets over the “Jay Bruce trade hump.” Robert Gsellman excelled at the big league level in 2016. Around the NL East Former Met Matt den Dekker will be among the Marlins’ non-roster invitees. The Nationals are considering extending Dusty Baker’s contract beyond 2017....

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Mets Morning News: Jeurys Familia throwing heat in Dominican Winter League

Your Tuesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Jeurys Familia is pitching for Gigantes del Cibao in the Dominican Winter League, and is apparently bringing the heat. According to Adam Rubin, Familia touched 100 mph during last night’s game. The Mets have not only given out the largest contract of this offseason, they’ve also spent the most in free agency of any team in the NL East. Around the NL East Beyond the Box Score wants the Phillies to sign Brandon Moss. The Nationals are expected to extend Dusty Baker’s contract before spring...