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According to a report by Kristie Ackert, Yoenis Cespedes is still too expensive for the Mets. There is good news, however, as the club is keeping in touch with his agent in hopes that his price will drop.
Buddy is back, just in time for the holidays! No, not Buddy the Elf, we're talking about Buddy Carlyle. The former Mets reliever, as well as three others were signed to minor league deals.
Dillon Gee is headed to Kansas City, after a tumultuous season with the Mets. The beleaguered starter made his irritation at the Mets' front office known when he was sent to Triple-A in June, and he never made another appearance with the big club.
Mike Puma wonders if the Mets will pick up some fliers, or will look to make a trade to solidify their bullpen.
Longtime New York baseball writer Phil Pepe has passed away at age 80, taking with him a lifetime of stories.
Around the Majors
Rob Manfred has elected not to lift Pete Rose's lifetime ban from baseball. Rose, who was vocal about his desire to come back, had been politicking Manfred about lifting the ban, but Manfred was stern in his denial.
Yesterday at AA
David Wright will see a back specialist to plan for 2016.
Can you name every Mets player who's ever hit for the cycle?
Buddy Carlyle is headed back to the Mets organization on a minor league deal.
This Date in Mets History
Today in 2005, the Mets signed one Pedro Martinez to a four-year deal. The Hall of Famer was oft-injured in his time with the Amazin's, but a thrill his first year when he was healthy.
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