Meet the Mets
Ahead of the announcement of the Hall of Fame’s winner of the Ford C. Frick Award, The Athletic profiled Gary Cohen and his ability to connect generations of Mets’ fans.
Around the National League East
Alex Anthopolous said Jared Kelenic is the only position player the Braves have pursued this offseason.
Around Major League Baseball
Dodgers manager Dave Roberts let the media know the team had a meeting with Shohei Ohtani in the last couple of days.
Buster Olney writes Ohtani is doing himself and baseball a disservice in keeping his free agency decision under wraps.
Meanwhile, Jon Heyman says Ohtani expressed interest in the Dodgers and Blue Jays in the clubhouse during the season.
Ken Rosenthal writes what baseball must do to liven up the winter meetings.
Erick Fedde agreed to a two-year deal with the White Sox over the Mets.
Gerry Fraley was awarded the BBWAA Career Excellence Award.
The Angels made it clear that Mike Trout will not be traded this offseason.
Kirby Yates and the Rangers agreed to a one-year deal.
The Yankees acquired Alex Verdugo from the Red Sox in a rare trade between the two teams.
Shota Imanaga has received multi-year offers from multiple teams nearing $100 million.
This Date in Mets History
The Mets traded for John Franco on this date in 1989.