Meet the Mets
Wilmer Flores had his arbitration hearing with the Mets on Friday. It’s the first time a Mets player has gone to a hearing since Oliver Perez way back in 2008.
Gary Sheffield is apparently giving Tim Tebow pointers about playing baseball.
The Mets’ trucks are on their way to spring training.
The Mets are looking for a little luck of the Irish with pitcher P.J. Conlon.
Around the NL East
Rob Manfred is still very interested in speeding up play in baseball.
St. Louis has banned smokeless tobacco at Busch Stadium.
Hal Steinbrenner says Alex Rodriguez is always welcome at Yankee Stadium.
Yesterday at AA
Kevin Palermo was on the Jerry Blevins beat early in the day.
Nathan Gismot brought you #22 on the Mets’ top 25 all-time home run leaders list: Robin Ventura.
This Date in Mets History
Shea Stadium got its name on this date back in 1963.