Archive for the ‘New York Mets’ Category

Wednesday February 16, 2011 Day in Review

February 16, 2011

Rickie Weeks and Brewers Reach 5-Year $50 Million Deal

Delmon Young Avoids Salary Arbitration with Twins

Placido Polanco Feels Big Difference in Surgically Repaired Elbow

Mets Owner Says He Won’t Sell Controlling Interest in Team

Scott Podsednik Signs Minor League Deal with Blue Jays

Orlando Cabrera Finalizes Deal with Indians

Nationals Say Bryce Harper won’t Play in Majors in 2011


Tuesday February 15, 2011 Day in Review

February 15, 2011

Donald J. Trump Interested in Buying Mets?

Speculation Sabathia Will Opt Out After 2011 Already Starting

Brewers Reportedly Making Progress in Contract Talks With Rickie Weeks

Jason Isringhausen Sign Minor League Deal with Mets with Spring Invite

Kelly Johnson Avoids Salary Arbitration with Diamondbacks

Fernando Rodney will Have to Earn Angels Closer Job

Afternoon Update 2/11/11

February 11, 2011

Buster Olney Reports No Progress in Albert Pujols Negotiations!/Buster_ESPN/status/36120992627

Matt Holiday Reportedly Willing to Defer Salary to Help Keep Albert Pujols in St. Louis

Yankees Considered Getting Carl Pavano and Grant Balfour Via Sign and Trade with Diamondbacks

Johan Santana Starts Throwing, No Timetable for Return

Dustin Pedroia Says His Foot is Fine and he is Ready for Spring Training

Rickie Weeks and Brewers Still Hope to Agree to Contract Extension

Edinson Volquez Reportedly Rejected Four-Year Extension with Reds

Jeremy Guthrie Avoids Arbitration with Orioles, Agrees to 1-Year $5.75 Million Deal

Afternoon Update Monday February 7th

February 7, 2011

Update on Michael Young Situation from Rangers and Rockies prospective.

Rangers Blog by T.R. Sullivan

Denver Post Article by Troy Renck

Ken Rosenthal is reporting Chad Durbin has turned down offers and will only consider offers from “contenders”

Carlos Delgado rehabbing in hopes of playing in 2011

Thursday, February 3, 2011 Day in Review

February 3, 2011

Andy Pettitte to Announce Retirement on Friday

Pettitte Retirement Leaves Yankees Exploring Availability of Left-handed Starters!/Ken_Rosenthal/status/33503913839

Is Mark Cuban Interested in Buying Stake in Mets?

Kevin Millwood Reportedly Looking for $4-$5 Million for 2011!/Buster_ESPN/stat

Royals to Sign Pedro Feliz to Minor League Deal

White Sox to Sign Lastings Milledge to Minor League Deal

Nationals to Sign Laynce Nix to Minor League Deal

Bobby Kielty Signs Minor League Deal with Padres

Orioles to Sign Randy Winn to Minor League Deal with Spring Training Invite

Rays Sign Juan Cruz to Minor League Deal

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 Day in Review

February 2, 2011

New York Mets Looked into Trading Carlos Beltran to Angels.

Hong-Chih Kuo Agrees to 1-Year $2.75 Million Contract with Dodgers

Jermaine Dye Says he Won’t Accept Minor League Deal for 2011

Rays Sign Felipe Lopez to Minor League Deal

Yankees Acquire Justin Maxwell from Nationals

Dodgers Sign Merkin Valdez to Minor League Deal

Red Sox Sign 4 Players to Minor League Deals

Astros Sign 4 Players to Minor League Deals


Monday, January 31, 2011, Day in Review

January 31, 2011

Jim Edmonds Expected to Retire.

Andy Pettitte Still Undecided for 2011 Season

Alexei Ramirez Signs 4-Year $32.5 Million Extension with White Sox

Braden Looper to Make up to $3 Million if he Makes Cubs Starting Rotation!/jcrasnick/status

Elmer Dessens Wants to Pitch in 2011, Won’t Return to Mets!/AdamRubinESPN/sta

Marlins Sign Greg Dobbs and Shawn Hill lto Minor League Deals

Orioles Sign Mark Hendrickson to Minor League Deal with Spring Training Invite

Braves Sign Rodrigo Lopez to Minor League Contract with Spring Training Invite

Jason Isringhausen Throws for Reds

Mets Agree to 1-Year $3.5 Millions Deal with Angel Pagan

Giants Sign Josh Banks to Minor League Deal with Spring Training Invitation

R.A Dickey Agrees to Two Year Extension with New York Mets

January 28, 2011!/SurfingTheMets/status/31194917795532801

Friday January 28, 2011 Day in Review

January 28, 2011

Lance Berkman Makes Controversial Comments About Texas Rangers

Oakland A’s trying to trade for Chone Figgins?

Joe Beimel Signs Minor League Deal with Pirates

New York Mets Reportedly Having Financial Problems and May be Looking for Investors

Freddy Sanchez Hopes to be Ready for Regular Season for Giants

Indians not Considering Trading Grady Sizemore or Fausto Carmona

Tampa Rays Sign Casey Kotchman

Angels Invite Mike Trout to Spring Training.

Dodgers Sign Mike MacDougal to Minor League Contract

Justin Duchscherer Throws for Orioles and “Mystery Team”

Toronto Blue Jays Sign Jason Fraser to $3.5 Million Deal

Wednesday January 26, 2011 Day in Review

January 26, 2011

Rocco Baldelli Announces Retirement

Nationals Trying to Trade for Grady Sizemore and Fausto Carmona ?

Albert Pujols Reportedly Want $300 Million Deal from St. Louis Cardinals

Colorado Rockies Interested in David Bush and Rodrigo Lopez?

Mike Maroth Retires

New York Yankees Sign Bartolo Colon to Minor League Deal

Sandy Alderson Does Not Rule Out Mets Signing R.A. Dickey to Multi Year Deal

Johnny Cueto Avoids Aribtration Signs 4 Year Deal with Reds

Yankees Reportedly Offer Andy Pettitte Yankees 1-year $12 million Contract

Los Angeles Angels and Jared Weaver Open Contract Extension Talks.

John Maine Throwing Bullpen Sessions Hoping for 2011 Contract Offers!/Ken_Rosenthal/status/30459779239383040