Meet the Mets
General manager Sandy Alderson believes Yoenis Cespedes would like to return to the Mets, but thinks they will have to wait before Cespedes makes a final decision. Cespedes’s decision could be between four different teams, including the Mets.
Alderson also weighed in on the health of his starting rotation.
Noah Syndergaard, one of the few starters who remained relatively healthy, finished eighth in the Cy Young voting.
Former Met ace Johan Santana is eyeing a comeback in 2017.
The Mets have until Friday to prevent prospects from being exposed to the Rule 5 Draft.
Around the NL East
The Marlins’ young core of position players are unlikely to be traded for starting pitching.
Erik Goeddel’s brother, Tyler, did not fare well in Philadelphia.
Max Scherzer won the National League Cy Young for the Nationals.
Around the Majors
Legendary broadcaster Vin Scully will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Another minor league team underwent a name change. The Marlins’ Triple-A team was renamed the New Orleans Baby Cakes.
Could the Yankees have an interest in acquiring Mike Trout?
The Rockies hired Mike Redmond as their bench coach under new manager Bud Black.
Yesterday at AA
Matt Varvaro looked back on the starting rotation’s 2016 season.
Aaron Yorke covered the update on Cespedes’s free agency situation.
This Date in Mets History
Happy Birthday, Tom Seaver!