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Mets To Acquire Carlos Gomez

Jul 29, 2015 9:00 PM

The New York Mets and Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to a trade that will send Carlos Gomez to the National League East.

The deal is pending a physical.

Milwaukee will receive Zach Wheeler and Wilmer Flores in return.

Gomez was part of the package the Mets sent to the Minnesota Twins for Johan Santana back in 2008.

Joel Sherman/New York Post

Tags: New York Mets, Milwaukee Brewers, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

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Mets May Be Nearing Big Trade; Have Discussed Carlos Gomez

Jul 29, 2015 7:50 PM

The New York Mets are nearing a "big trade," according to a report by Adam Rubin of ESPN.

New York has asked the Milwaukee Brewers about Carlos Gomez recently and they are very interested.

Ken Rosenthal and Jon Morosi of FOX Sports have reported that no deal for Gomez is close and the Mets continue to look at other bats.

Joel Sherman/New York Post

Tags: New York Mets, Milwaukee Brewers, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

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Mets Have No Interest In Bringing Jose Reyes Back

Jul 28, 2015 11:03 AM

The New York Mets are said to have no interest in bringing Jose Reyes back.

Reyes was traded to the Colorado Rockies as part of the package for Troy Tulowitzki late Monday night and reports indicate that the shortstop could be on the move again.

Reyes is owed $56 million through 2017 and his play has diminished.

Jon Heyman/CBS Sports

Tags: New York Mets, Colorado Rockies, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

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Mets Acquire Tyler Clippard From A's

Jul 27, 2015 8:32 PM

The New York Mets have acquired Tyler Clippard from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for Minor League right-hander Casey Meisner.

Clippard has roughly $3.1 million remaining on his contract, $1 million of which the A's will pay, and is eligible for free agency this winter.

Meisner, 20, was drafted by the Mets in the third round in 2013 out of Cypress Woods (Texas) High School.

Adam Rubin/ESPN

Tags: New York Mets, Oakland Athletics, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

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Mets Asked Braves About Andrelton Simmons; Price 'Unreachable'

Jul 27, 2015 4:02 PM

The New York Mets recently inquired with the Atlanta Braves about Andrelton Simmons as a long-term solution at shortstop.

Buster Olney of ESPN reports that talks went nowhere. The Braves placed such a high asking price on Simmons that it was "basically unreachable."

Buster Olney/ESPN

Tags: New York Mets, Atlanta Braves, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

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Mets Making Progress On Tyler Clippard Trade

Jul 27, 2015 3:48 PM

The New York Mets are making progress on a trade to acquire Tyler Clippard from the Oakland Athletics.

Other teams are still in play for Clippard, including the Washington Nationals, but Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports that the New York Yankees are out on the reliever.

Jon Morosi/FOX Sports

Tags: New York Mets, Oakland Athletics, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

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A's Expected To Trade Tyler Clippard Soon

Jul 27, 2015 7:09 AM

Tyler Clippard is expected to be the next player traded by the Oakland Athletics.

That deal could take place soon, perhaps as early as Monday.

The Washington Nationals, New York Yankees and New York Mets have all been linked to Clippard.

Susan Slusser/San Francisco Chronicle

Tags: Oakland Athletics, Washington Nationals, New York Yankees, New York Mets, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

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Scott Van Slyke Hurts Neck In NYC Taxi Incident

Jul 26, 2015 2:39 PM

Scott Van Slyke took a cab ride on Saturday bound for the Dodgers' game against the Mets at Citi Field. but the trip took a turn for the worse in Manhattan when the outfielder/first baseman's driver slammed on the brakes to avoid another car.

Van Slyke's head hit the partition between the front and back seats, and he emerged with a neck problem.

Tags: Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Mets, Injury, Misc Rumor

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Greinke's Scoreless Streak Ends At 45 2/3 Innings

Jul 26, 2015 2:00 PM

Zack Greinke's scoreless innings streak ended at 45⅔ after the Mets pushed across a run in the third inning today, according to an report.

Tags: Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Mets, Game Recap, Misc Rumor

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Zack Greinke To Start Sunday Against Mets

Jul 25, 2015 1:50 AM

Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke will start Sunday against the Mets, Los Angeles manager Don Mattingly said after the team's win against New York on Friday night.

Greinke was supposed to start Friday but was scratched so he could be in Los Angeles as his wife, Emily, gave birth to their son, Bode, on Thursday night.

Tags: Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Mets, Misc Rumor

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Mets Acquire Juan Uribe, Kelly Johnson From Braves
The Mets sent right-handers John Gant and Rob Whalen to the Braves.

Mets Won't Trade Any Of Four Young Arms, Can Add Payroll
Sandy Alderson made it clear on Thursday that the Mets won't trade any of their four young starters.

Joe Trezza/MLB

No Ongoing Talks Between Mets, Athletics On Zobrist
A previous report had suggested that the two clubs had reached the stage of discussing prospects in a deal.

Ken Rosenthal/FOX Sports

Smoltz: Mets' Rotation 'Way Better' Than 1990s Braves
The Braves of the 1990s had three Hall of Fame pitchers in their starting rotation, but John Smoltz believes the Mets rotation has more talent.

Adam Rubin/ESPN

Mets Unlikely To Acquire Outfielder
Aside from Curtis Granderson, the Mets have received little offensive production from their outfielders this season.

Adam Rubin/ESPN

Mets Have Discussed Ramirez, Segura With Brewers
The Mets and Brewers have had recent trade discussions regarding Aramis Ramirez and Juan Segura.

Jon Morosi/FOX Sports

Marketing For Hitting Taking Shape
The trade market for hitting is taking shape as the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline approaches, according to Sandy Alderson.

Mike Puma/New York Post

All-Star Game Starters Announced
Josh Donaldson sets the all-time single-season voting record, while Bryce Harper finishes as the top NL vote-getter.

Press Release

GM Alderson: Mets Have No Intention Of Firing Collins
The Mets entered Friday night's series with the Dodgers with a 40-40 record.

Mets Aren't In Hurry To Trade Jon Niese
The Mets haven't engaged in serious talks with the Cubs or Dodgers about Niese, according to two sources.

David Lennon/Newsday

Mets Pay Bobby Bonilla $1.2M On July 1
Bobby Bonilla hasn't played in a Major League game since 2001, but the Mets pay him $1,193,248.20 annually on July 1.

Adam Rubin/ESPN

Cubs, Dodgers Interested In Jon Niese
The Dodgers have interest in Jon Niese, but they haven't had any discussions with the Mets.

Ken Rosenthal/FOX Sports

Mets To Promote Matz, Go Back To Six-Man Rotation
The Mets plan to promote left-handed prospect Steven Matz and will use some form of a six-man starting rotation, according to a source.

Adam Rubin/ESPN

Sources: Mets, A's Have Discussed Zobrist
The Mets and Athletics have discussed a trade involved Ben Zobrist, according to sources on both sides.

John Harper/New York Daily News

Mets Could Move Wilmer Flores To Second Base
Wilmer Flores may not man shortstop for the Mets much longer.

Adam Rubin/ESPN

Terry Collins Won't Point Fingers At Mets' Front Office
The Mets have lost seven straight games as Collins manages a roster littered with fringe Major Leaguers because of front-office inaction in acquiring serviceable stopgaps.

Adam Rubin/ESPN

Terry Collins To Have 'Get-Together' With Mets
Terry Collins plans to meet with the Mets on Wednesday after the club failed to record a hit in the final six innings of a loss to the Brewers on Tuesday night.

Adam Rubin/ESPN

Dillon Gee Clears Outright Waivers
The right-hander remains shy of five years of service time, meaning that he had to accept the assignment or forfeit the remainder of his guaranteed salary.

Zach Links/MLB Trade Rumors

Mets Place Dillon Gee On Waivers
Despite interest from other clubs, the Mets have failed to trade pitcher Dillon Gee.

Do The Mets Need To Trade For a Reliever?
The Mets may be in the market for a bat, but there should also be some focus on adding a late-inning reliever.

Andy Martino/New York Daily News

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