New York Mets News

Giving back to community brings joy to Rivera

November 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
Since completing his journey from undrafted free agent to big leaguer in 2016, T.J. Rivera has become one of the Mets players most committed to community service.

Mets pad OF depth with Borenstein signing

November 22, 2017 - 9:40am
The Mets added a bit of outfield depth to their organization on Wednesday, signing Zach Borenstein to a Minor League contract with an invitation to big league Spring Training.

Take 25 percent off Shop orders $25 or more

November 21, 2017 - 1:37pm
Dig into the savings on Thanksgiving at the Mets Shop, where you can take 25 percent off orders over $25 through 11:59 ET tonight.

Four top prospects added to Mets' roster

November 20, 2017 - 9:09pm
The Mets added four prospects to their 40-man roster Monday in order to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft, including one of the relievers they acquired during their midsummer flurry of trades.

New Prolight 59Fifty Spring Training caps are in

November 19, 2017 - 10:23am
New Era unveiled the new PROLIGHT 59FIFTY that players will be wearing this spring, a fitted cap featuring a new featherweight polyester material that is the lightest on-field fabric in MLB history.

Hello spring: Schedules are out

November 18, 2017 - 11:28am
The Mets open Spring Training with a Feb. 23 home game against the Braves in Port St. Lucie, Fla., kicking off a five-week slate featuring many games against their closest Florida rivals: the Astros, Nationals, Cardinals and Marlins. The Mets' final spring game is at home against the Marlins on March 25.

Mets sign left-hander Purke to Minors deal

November 17, 2017 - 12:35pm
The Mets signed left-hander Matt Purke to a Minor League deal with an invitation to Major League Spring Training on Friday.

Flores leads yearly MetsGiving turkey giveaway

November 16, 2017 - 2:09pm
Thirteen-year-old Joshua Flores walked down his street in the Corona neighborhood of Queens, N.Y., on Thursday and found an unfamiliar sight in front of his house. Standing on Flores' doorstep was Mets infielder Wilmer Flores waiting to greet him.

Rivera aims to defy timeline in elbow rehab

November 16, 2017 - 6:19am
For years, infielder T.J. Rivera worked his way up the Mets' Minor League ladder in relative anonymity, an undrafted free agent who hit well above .300 at nearly every stop on the farm. In 2016, Rivera finally received his big league chance, batting .333 in 33 games. He followed that up with a .290 average in 73 games this season, as recently as July putting himself in contention for a significant '18 role with the Mets.

Wright eyes another healthy run with the Mets

November 15, 2017 - 7:15pm
There is no quit in David Wright. The Mets' captain and third baseman has gone through right shoulder surgery, neck surgery and surgery to correct spinal stenosis in his back five weeks ago.

Alderson: No downside to looking at Ohtani

November 15, 2017 - 7:13pm
For years, the Mets have shied away from international bidding wars, wary of spending too much of their restrictive budget on unknown quantities. But Shohei Ohtani presents a different situation. The Mets are at least intrigued by the possibility of acquiring the Japanese superstar this winter, despite acknowledging the unlikelihood that they actually will be able to.

DiSarcina new Mets bench coach

November 15, 2017 - 11:02am
The Mets have hired Gary DiSarcina as the club's new bench coach. DiSarcina spent last season as the Red Sox's bench coach under former manager John Farrell.

Mets exploring options for first-base depth

November 14, 2017 - 3:48pm
Part of the Mets' rationale for calling up top prospects Amed Rosario and Dominic Smith in August was to give themselves an extended chance to evaluate the youngsters heading into 2018. The Mets wanted to know before Spring Training whether those two would be part of their short-term plans.

Mets' starters may go shorter in 2018

November 13, 2017 - 4:27pm
As recently as September, general manager Sandy Alderson said the Mets would look to acquire starting pitching help this winter, needing more depth behind Noah Syndergaard and Jacob deGrom. But as the realities of a limited budget have begun to creep in, the Mets are looking at other ways to improve their staff.

Beltran retires a champ after 20-year career

November 13, 2017 - 7:31am
Carlos Beltran's last official act as a Major League player was hoisting the World Series trophy for the first time in his career.

A look back at Asdrubal's unassisted triple play

November 13, 2017 - 4:43am
Only 15 players in MLB history have done it.

deGrom says shorter hair will speed up fastball

November 12, 2017 - 8:38am
Less wind drag?

deGrom says shorter hair will speed up his fastball

November 12, 2017 - 8:38am
Less wind drag?

Guillorme among prospects thriving in AFL

November 10, 2017 - 6:53am
It was only a year ago that daily Tim Tebow updates brought the Arizona Fall League to life for Mets fans. Tebow may not be hanging around the Phoenix area this autumn, but don't let that detract from an even more encouraging development for an oft-criticized farm system: the Mets are crushing the AFL.

Jannis' knuckleball tale is one of inspiration

November 10, 2017 - 5:00am
"If we're going to do it, we're going to go all the way with it."
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