Meet the Mets
Toby Hyde checks out the Mets players taking part in the Caribbean and South American winter leagues. These players could also be classified as least likely Mets to enjoy a white Christmas.
Over at the Eddie Kranepool Society, Steve Keane talks about his Mets-related Christmas wish.
Joe Janish recaps some must-have Mets Christmas gifts.
Around the Majors
In waiver news, the Blue Jays claimed third baseman Brent Morel from the White Sox, the White Sox claimed former Giants left-handed pitcher Eric Surkamp, and the Rangers claimed outfielder Alex Castellanos from the Red Sox.
Fangraphs takes a look at which teams were most effective in their spending based.
In another great Fangraphs post, Wendy Thurm took a look at where the business of baseball stands.
Baseball America examines why long-term deals don't usually work out.
The New York Times took a look at the history of Candlestick Park, as the last sporting event was played there last night. The stadium hosted the San Fransisco Giants for nearly 40 years, and is a favorite topic of Keith Hernandez.
Everyone's favorite Red Sox outfielder, Shane Victorino, posted a video of the Red Sox winning the World Series from the perspective of a hat-mounted camera. It's a pretty cool look at something the vast majority of people will never get to experience.
Yesterday at AA
Joshua Ryan reviewed David Wright's stellar 2013 campaign.
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