11:59 AM EDT, Wed April 16, 2014
New York Post 38 mins ago

Ranking the gimmicks from Cyclones’ ‘Seinfeld’ night

The Brooklyn Cyclones, the Mets minor league affiliate, will hold a “Seinfeld” night on July 5 in honor of the show’s 25-year anniversary on July 5. The festivities will take...

EY Jr. visits mental trainer while in Phoenix

PHOENIX -- Eric Young Jr., at home this week while the Mets play the Arizona Diamondbacks, visited his other coach Monday: Pattie Freeman, a mental sports trainer and hypnotherapist. Eric Young Jr. #22 LFNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM13 HR0 RBI4 R11 OBP.339 AVG.255 "Baseball is a very mental game, and one of the few sports you're playing every day. So the biggest challenge is trying to keep your mind strong through that process," he told the Arizona Republic in a feature about sports mental training published Wednesday.
Newark Star-Ledger 57 mins ago

Mets minor-leaguers look good in prospects projections

Noah Syndergaard not the top Mets prospect on the list

Farm report: Plawecki catches on as B-Met

Kevin Plawecki struck out only eight times in 223 at-bats during his junior season at Purdue. That helped persuade the Mets to select the catcher 35th overall in 2012, with a supplemental pick obtained for losing Jose Reyes to the Miami Marlins. The 23-year-old Plawecki’s propensity for making contact has continued as a pro, albeit not at that unsustainable college rate. In 693 career at-bats as a Mets farmhand, Plawecki has produced a .374 on-base percentage and struck out only 80 times.
New York Post 3 hours ago

Colon has sore back, but not expected to miss start

PHOENIX —- Bartolo Colon was bothered by back soreness when he got shelled by the Angels on Sunday, a Mets source confirmed Tuesday night, but for now the team is optimistic the right-hander...