Meet the Mets
Joel Sherman revealed Dodgers’ first-base coach Clayton McCullough as the Mets’ sixth and final managerial candidate.
The Mets strengthened their analytics department with the hiring of Daniel Schoenfeld, who previously worked with the Royals, as their coordinator of minor-league analytics.
Robinson Canó says his lower-back injury has healed and is waiting for permission from the Mets to resume playing in the Dominican Winter League.
Anthony DiComo reflected on Gil Hodges’ illustrious career.
Steve Gelbs announced the birth of his second child!
Around the National League East
Talking Chop reflected on the performance of postseason stud Kyle Wright.
The Nationals selected four players in the minor league Rule 5 Draft.
Around Major League Baseball
Yasiel Puig will play for the KBO’s Kiwoom Heroes next season on a one-year, $1 million contract.
The Reds signed former Cleveland pitcher Kyle Dowdy to a minor-league deal with a Spring Training invitation.
Ken Rosenthal and Lindsay Adler pondered on the Yankees’ ability to spend on free agents once the lockout ends.
Jeff Passan reflected on the free-agent frenzy on the final day before the lockout.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Rob reflected on the recently passed Pedro Feliciano on the latest episode of UnforMETable.
This Date in Mets’ History
The Mets sent off Nolan Ryan, acquired Gary Carter, and engaged in a twelve-player megadeal on this date 50, 36, and thirteen years ago, respectively.