Archive for November, 2012

Mets decline offers to Torres, Pelfrey, Acosta (The Associated Press)

By at 30 November, 2012, 8:16 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets declined to offer contracts to outfielder Andres Torres, right-hander Mike Pelfrey and reliever Manny Acosta on Friday.

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MLB: Wright, Mets agree on $122 million deal (The SportsXchange)

By at 30 November, 2012, 7:00 pm

The New York Mets and third baseman David Wright have struck a deal on the largest contract in team history.

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AP source: Wright, Mets strike $138M, 8-year deal (The Associated Press)

By at 30 November, 2012, 5:04 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The face of the New York Mets plans to stick around for quite a while.

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MLB seeking changes to posting system for players from Japan (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 30 November, 2012, 3:34 pm

Major League Baseball is pushing Nippon Professional Baseball for an more open auction system rather than the current blind bid format.

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Mets lock up 3B Wright with $122 million extension (Reuters)

By at 30 November, 2012, 2:27 pm

(Reuters) – The New York Mets and David Wright have agreed on a seven-year contract extension that will ensure the six-time All-Star third baseman stays with the team through 2020, Major League Baseball’s website reported on Friday. Wright, who turns 3…

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Baseball-Mets lock up 3B Wright with $122 mln extension (Reuters)

By at 30 November, 2012, 2:13 pm

Nov 30 (Reuters) – The New York Mets and David Wright have agreed on a seven-year contract extension that will ensure the six-time All-Star third baseman stays with the team through 2020, Major League Baseball’s website reported on Friday. Wright, who …

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The Wright Move

By at 30 November, 2012, 12:25 pm

Even the self-hating Mets fans are happy today. Happy that David Wright will be a Met for the next 8 seasons and beyond taking the reins from Tom Seaver as the Mets Ambassador of Goodwill   . If you want to bitch and moan about length of contract or the amount of money that’s your prerogative, but for […]

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Money is right for David Wright, but are Mets right for him? (Big League Stew)

By at 30 November, 2012, 11:09 am

“Regrets … I’ve had a few …” — Frank Sinatra, famous New Yorker (via New Jersey)

This is the way David Wright wanted it.
All along, Wright said he wanted to stay with the New York Mets and not turn to free agency next winter. Well, the mone…

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Report: Wright, Mets agree on contract (The SportsXchange)

By at 30 November, 2012, 10:30 am

The New York Mets and third baseman David Wright have struck a deal on the largest contract in team history.

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Former MLB All-Star Chan Ho Park retires (The Associated Press)

By at 30 November, 2012, 6:29 am

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Former major leaguer Chan Ho Park is retiring after a career spanning nearly two decades in the United States, Japan and South Korea.

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