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Mets Re-Sign RHP Brad Brach

The New York Mets today announced that the club has re-signed RHP Brad Brach to a one-year contract with a player option for 2021. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Mets designated RHP Chris Flexen for assignment. Brach, 33, a former All-Star, posted a 3.68 ERA in 16 games with New York after […]

Opinion Piece-Minor League Baseball Being in Trouble Not Best for Anyones Business

Business it is never an easy field to get into, there are so many difficult decisions that have to be made. Especially in the business that is the world of sports. Being a dreamer is so easy, because one can live in a fantasy land where you can do something that you are passionate about. […]

Staten Island Yankees Praise Congressional Effort to Save Minor League Baseball

The Staten Island Yankees today praised the newly created Save Minor League Baseball Task Force that has been organized by members of Congress to prevent Major League Baseball (MLB) from eliminating 42 minor league franchises, nearly one quarter of all minor league teams around the country. “We appreciate the support of Rep. Lori Trahan (D-Massachusetts), […]

Mets Acquire Jake Marisnick from Houston

The New York Mets announced that they have acquired outfielder Jake Marisnick from Houston in exchange for minor league LHP Blake Taylor and minor league outfielder Kenedy Corona. Marisnick, 28, had a .995 fielding percentage as a center fielder last season, leading the American League. Since 2014, he ranks seventh among all outfielders with 64 […]

Inaugral Mets Fanfest Coming to Citi Field on January 25

The Mets are excited to announce the Inaugural Mets FANFEST will take place at Citi Field on Saturday, January 25, 2020, and will feature appearances by new Manager Carlos Beltrán, current Mets’ players, Mets’ legends, as well as games, tours and other activities for the whole family. “We are excited to be providing our fans […]

Staten Island Yankees Announce Free Shirt Fridays & Firework Shows for 2020

New for the 2020 season, the Staten Island Yankees are giving away free t-shirts every Friday game at Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George. Fans will have the opportunity to receive one of five unique t-shirts for every Friday night game they attend. It all starts on Friday, June 19th, with our Opening Day […]

Mets Announce Roster Moves

The New York Mets announced that they have added infielder Andrés Giménez, RHP Jordan Humphreys, catcher Ali Sánchez and LHP Thomas Szapucki to the 40-man roster. In addition, the Mets designated RHP Drew Gagnon for assignment. The Mets 40-man roster is at 40. Giménez, 21, is ranked as the 52nd best prospect in all of […]