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  1. Kevin Long, Curtis Granderson hitting it off once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    ... Fla. - A year ago, in this same space, we looked at the signing of Curtis Granderson and saw the second coming of Jason Bay. The pressures of a new contract, the move into a more spacious ballpark. Similar, hazardous ingredients that, when mixed, ...


  2. New Met Cuddyer explains why he's hitting so many home runsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | New York Post

    ... the season to start." The Mets haven't exactly hit the jackpot signing free-agent hitters in recent years, with Jason Bay, Chris Young and Curtis Granderson the biggest disappointments of the bunch. Granderson is having a huge spring - as his 1.179 ...


  3. How Kevin Long is helping to rebuild Granderson's swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | New York Post

    ... and 66 RBIs. The numbers must improve or else Granderson becomes a free-agent outfielder bust along the lines of Jason Bay. "The comfort of knowing someone who knows their swing is so important,'' Ricciardi said. "They can always go back to that guy ...


  4. Curtis Granderson thinks Mets can take over New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Newsday

    ... there were some bright sides,'' said Granderson, who faced unflattering comparisons to onetime free-agent bust Jason Bay. "There were also some negative sides to it and obviously some areas to improve upon.'' Granderson, 33, played 155 games after ...


  5. Michael Cuddyer could be the veteran leader Mets need in the mold of Keith HernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... it was only because they were the last team standing and were willing to overpay, much to their regret. (See: Jason Bay and Curtis Granderson). But according to Cuddyer, transitioning from Coors Field to Citi Field was not even a consideration. ...


  6. 2015 Mets Season Preview: Curtis GrandersonRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... 2012. However, the Mets were certainly expecting more from the club's first major free agent acquisition since the Jason Bay signing. After missing over 100 games in 2013 due to injuries, Granderson appeared in 155 in 2014, batting .227/.336/.388 ...


  7. Curtis Granderson's Contract Could Crush New York MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... on any big money free-agent signings, most notably Granderson. The Mets whiffed and then some on the signing of Jason Bay a few years back, a signing that set them back a great deal. Granderson is far from reaching the depths of Bay's time in New ...


  8. The Pirates should give Andrew McCutchen a Scherzer-esque extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Rum Bunter

    ... free agents. It would send another clear message to fans that Cutch is not another Barry Bonds , Brian Giles , or Jason Bay .


  9. Martino: Cuddyer is Wright man for Davis and MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... hard to do. This is a guy who places heavy pressure on himself to save the Mets, and needs help easing the burden. Jason Bay tried to help, but was driven into silence by his own struggles. Curtis Granderson arrived last year with a pleasant ...


  10. Overlooked and Underrated Mets: Right fieldersRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... about it, Bonilla could still hit, and his drop in production never approached, for example, George Foster 's or Jason Bay 's. In his first three years in New York, Bonilla hit a robust .267/.357/.487 with a 126 wRC+ and an average of 24 home runs, ...


  11. The All-Hated TeamRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... didn't make him loved, but he never got hurt and put up steady production along with good defense. There was Jason Bay who should have his picture in the dictionary next to "Free Agent Bust". Then there was the phone it in performance and attitude ...


  12. Mets' Curtis Granderson ready to bounce back in 2015Read the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... in by five-to-ten feet, there is cause for optimism. While Granderson has avoided becoming the next incarnation of Jason Bay, many Met fans feel that Granderson has been underperforming and is in his decline phase. Although his age can't be ignored, ...


  13. Here's what the Mets, and the whole MLB, would look like if Jason Bay wasn't ever a MetRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    In December of 2009, the Mets signed star outfielder Jason Bay to a four-year, $66 million contract. Bay was coming off a season in which he was an All Star and Silver Slugger.


  14. New York Mets: best, worst offseasons of last 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... when thinking of which offseason I'd hail as the absolute worst, there was only one player's name I needed to see: Jason Bay. Granted, a lot of the reason that this turned out to be a terrible deal was injury-related, which can't be blamed on the ...


  15. As Cubs go for broke with Maddon, Mets still acting brokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | New York Post

    ... five losing records and no playoff appearances. The clubs were beset by long-term contracts that cratered - think Jason Bay and Johan Santana for the Mets and Carlos Zambrano and Kosuke Fukudome for the Cubs, to name a few. The organizations reacted ...


  16. ESPN writer talks Mets, sabermetrics at NJCURead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... they could just be one or two moves away from being a World Series contender. "(The Mets) had contracts like Jason Bay and (Johan) Santana and things that didn't work out. Those are now clear. They have put themselves in good position to take ...


  17. Chances for Mets to Land Each of Their Expected Offseason TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... list or underachieve, which would make the signing look foolish and remind Mets fans of what happened when Jason Bay was around from 2010-2012. So while in a dream scenario Ramirez could be the missing piece to a Mets championship, the Mets will ...


  18. Mets 101 Player Review Series: Curtis GrandersonRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... .299 for the month and adding four homers and 17 RBI's to boost his season ending stats. While Granderson wasn't a Jason Bay level disaster, he was very streaky and underwhelmed for the Mets. Granderson struggled to hit at home, hitting only .195 at ...


  19. The Mets' forgotten second halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... about a player taking up a new position is always a fallback idea for a baseball writer on deadline. Think Jason Bay moving to center field . Or Justin Turner learning the outfield . The latest example was a Daily News report , supported by some ...


  20. Red Sox offseason recap series: part sevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | BoSox Injection

    ... at Marlins Ballpark. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The offense scored 872 runs that season. Jason Bay (.921 OPS with 36 home runs and 119 RBIs), Kevin Youkilis (.961 OPS with 24 home runs and 94 RBIs), JD Drew (.914 OPS with 24 ...