Meet the Mets
The Post’s Ken Davidoff sees the Mets landing reliever Bryan Shaw (21), first baseman Logan Morrison (24), and starter Jason Vargas (27) in his predictions for the destinations of the top 30 free agents on the market.
NJ.com’s Abbey Mastracco weighed the pros and cons of the team’s signing Jay Bruce this offseason.
Robert Gsellman is now being represented by CAA, who also handles Yoenis Cespedes, Noah Syndergaard, and Jacob deGrom.
Around the National League East
The folks at Talking Chop are really amped about Ozzie Albies.
After his job status seemed to be in doubt, Don Mattingly will return to manage the Marlins in 2018.
Around Major League Baseball
FanRag’s Jon Heyman ranked the top 80 free agents and projected what they’ll get on the market.
Let the top free agents of the 2012-13 offseason be a warning to you: 32 of the 50 players on the list are retired or playing internationally.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Chris McShane dug into the bullpen arms the team could target in free agency.
This Date in Mets History
Two future Mets claimed MVP awards on this date: Willie Mays in 1965, and Joe Torre in 1971.