Tag Archive | All-Star

Mets Acquire Four-Time All-Star Francisco Lindor and RHP Carlos Carrasco from Cleveland

The New York Mets announced that they have acquired four-time All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor and RHP Carlos Carrasco from Cleveland in exchange for infielder Amed Rosario, infielder Andrés Giménez, minor league RHP Josh Wolf and minor league outfielder Isaiah Greene. Lindor, 27, is a four-time All-Star (2016-2019), a two-time Gold Glove Award winner (2016, 2019), […]

Baseball Mourns the passing of Hall of Famer Tom Seaver

Major League Baseball was handed a tough loss recently as Hall of Famer Tom Seaver passed away recently. Seaver, who when he pitched for the New York Mets brought a determination and confidence to the mound with him, and that exact attitude helped the man known as ‘Tom Terrific’ to become one of the greatest […]

Mets Sign RHP Michael Wacha to a One-Year Contract

The New York Mets announced that the club has signed All-Star right-handed pitcher Michael Wacha to a one-year deal. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Chris Mazza has been designated for assignment. Wacha, 28, owns a lifetime 59-39 record with a 3.91 career ERA in 165 appearances (151 starts) over seven major league seasons, all […]

Mets Acquire RHP Tyler Clippard

The New York Mets on Monday announced the club has acquired two-time All-Star righthanded pitcher Tyler Clippard and cash considerations from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for minor league righthanded pitcher Casey Meisner. To make room on the 40-man roster, righthanded pitcher Erik Goeddel was transferred to the 60-Day Disabled List. Clippard, 30, was 1-3 with […]

Mets sign Curtis Granderson to Four-Year Contract

The New York Mets  announced on Monday the club has signed outfielder Curtis Granderson to a four-year contract. Granderson will be in Orlando, Fla. at Baseball’s Winter Meetings for a 12:30 p.m. press conference tomorrow (in the Northern Hemisphere Ballroom A&B at Walt Disney World’s Swan and Dolphin Resort) which will be carried live on […]

Sources say Mets, Wright make long-term deal

It has been reported by Ed Coleman of WFAN Radio in New York that the Mets and third baseman David Wright have come to terms on a seven-year, $122 million extension that will keep the All-Star and face of the franchise in New York. There are sources confirming this deal, though things have not yet […]

Yankees stars lending hand to Habitat for Humanity build during All-Star break

New York Yankees stars C.C. Sabathia, Derek Jeter and Curtis Granderson took time during the All-Star break to participate in the All-Star build with the Habitat for Humanity organization. Major League Baseball, State Farm, the MLB Players Trust and Holiday Inn Hotels all teamed-up to help the tornado-ravaged parts of Joplin, Mo. Those interested in helping out […]