1 hr ago
The SS market, and what can the Mets do to upgrade?
In his final talk with reporters from the Winter Meetings, Sandy Alderson said, if he ends up acquiring a high-end shortstop, it'll likely come by trade and not the open market.
4 hrs ago
Mets Trade Rumors: Mets looking at young shortstop options
A short while ago, Ken Rosenthal reported that the Mets will not overpay on Stephen Drew - insiders expect him to return to the Red Sox - and will instead look to trade for a young shortstop.
9 hrs ago
New York Post
Alderson leaves Winter Meetings with Colon and optimism
Sandy Alderson may have arrived at the Winter Meetings in the Disney complex a little Bashful, Grumpy and Sleepy, but appeared Happy as he departed Thursday.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Scott Boras talks up Stephen Drew
History shows that Scott Boras could create a market for even Kim Jong-un. So, when the power agent yesterday told a throng of reporters that he has "numerous options" for free agent shortstop Stephen Drew to sign a multi-year contract, it would be foolish not to believe him.
Call to the Pen
New York Mets Sign Bartolo Colon, Cross Fingers Until Harvey Returns
The 2013 New York Mets were not exactly a spectacular baseball team. Well, that's not technically accurate; there was actually a fair bit of spectacle in the form of one Matt Harvey , but the Mets overall were a 74 win team even with Harvey's 6.1 WAR performance in only 26 starts.
Mets Trade Rumors: Daniel Murphy now unlikely to be dealt
The Mets are still interested in trading their soon-to-be-expensive second baseman, but they won't simply give him away.
3 Available Players That Are Still Within Reach of the New York Mets
The signing of free agent Curtis Granderson was an excellent one for the New York Mets but there is more work to be done.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Mets unveil Curtis Granderson while tempering expectations for 2014
With the entire industry convened for the Winter Meetings, Curtis Granderson was introduced as the newest member of the Mets at The Swan and Dolphin Resort Tuesday afternoon.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
New York Post
With Colon likely out of budget, Johan could return to Mets
About the only thing certain pertaining to the Mets' pursuit of another starting pitcher is general manager Sandy Alderson's hesitancy to spend big.
Mets Rumors: Mets plan to meet with Cesar Izturis
According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, the Mets have discussed and plan to meet with shortstop Cesar Izturis during the Winter Meetings.
Free Agents Who Fit in Mets' Plans
From December 9-12, the MLB winter meetings will take place in Orlando. During this time, various general managers, players and agents will meet and discuss potential free-agent contracts and negotiations.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
New York Post
Mets may stop short of replacing Tejada
Only two days after agreeing to terms with outfielder Curtis Granderson on a four-year-contract worth $60 million, general manager Sandy Alderson arrived at the Winter Meetings on Sunday invoking the name Ruben Tejada as a potential successor to Ruben Tejada at shortstop.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
New York Post
The 5 biggest issues still confronting the Mets
Securing Curtis Granderson to a four-year contract worth $60 million represented a decent splash for the Mets on Friday, but when general manager Sandy Alderson arrives Sunday in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., for the Winter Meetings, he will be searching for more.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Dream MLB Free-Agent Fits That Won't End Up Happening
Things have really been heating up on the MLB Hot Stove as of late. A number of big-name free agents have already signed, but there are more top players that are still on the market.
ESPN: Curtis Granderson agrees to deal with New York Mets
The New York Mets and outfielder Curtis Granderson have agreed on a four-year, $60 million deal, pending the outcome of a physical, ESPN sources say.
MLB Hot Stove: Rafael Furcal signs with Marlins, further limiting the shortstop market for Mets
On the day following the Mets' final game of the 2013 regular season, when manager Terry Collins was officially retained for 2014, general manager Sandy Alderson mentioned he hoped to upgrade at shortstop this winter.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
My New York Mets Christmas List
Sign Bartolo Colon to eat up those innings. The A's aren't willing to pay. And if he pitches as well as he has the past couple years in the AL West, then he is sure to produce in the NL East.
Mets Will Send Scouts To See Cuban SS Erisbel Arruebarruena
According to Andy Martino of the Daily News, the Mets will send scouts to see a showcase for Cuban shortstop Erisbel Arruebarruena this weekend.
12 Memorable Justin Turner Moments
Like it or not, Justin Turner has been a central character in the drama that has been Mets baseball since he began his tenure in orange and blue.
New York Mets: Potential 2014 Lineup and Predictions
New York Mets fans are waiting for Sandy Alderson to improve the team's lineup - if that doesn't happen, what should offensive expectations be for the "Amazins" next year? If the season were to start today, New York's 2014 Opening Day lineup wouldn't look much different than the end of 2013.