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Mets roster moves for March 22

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The New York Mets announced today that the club has optioned RHP Tyler Bashlor, RHP Tim Peterson and LHP Daniel Zamora to minor league camp. The Mets now have 36 players in camp.

Mets roster moves 3/17/19

March 17, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has re-assigned outfielder Grégor Blanco and infielder Danny Espinosa to Minor League camp. The Mets now have 39 players in camp.

Mets roster move 3/16/19

March 16, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has optioned RHP Eric Hanhold to minor league camp. The Mets now have 41 players in camp.

Mets roster moves 

March 12, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has optioned RHP Paul Sewald and RHP Jacob Rhame to minor league camp and re-assigned RHP Arquimedes Caminero, infielder Andrés Giménez, infielder Dilson Herrera, outfielder Rymer Liriano, catcher Ali Sánchez and outfielder Tim Tebow to minor league camp. The Mets now

Mets roster moves

March 11, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has optioned RHP Corey Oswalt and RHP Walker Lockett to minor league camp.

Mets release infielder T.J. Rivera

March 9, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has released infielder T.J. Rivera.

Statement from Jeff Wilpon on behalf of ownership and the Mets organization

March 7, 2019

"We’ve been in contact with the Seaver family and are aware of his health situation. Although Tom is unable to attend the '69 Anniversary, we are planning to honor him in special ways and have included his family in our plans. Our thoughts are with Tom, Nancy and the entire

Mets sign 2-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Gomez to Minor League contract 

March 7, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed two-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Gómez to a Minor League contract and invited him to Major League Spring Training. Gómez, 33, who made his Major League debut in 2007 with the Mets, was an All-Star in 2013 and 2014 with

Jessica Mendoza named baseball operations advisor

March 5, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 5, 2019 – The New York Mets announced today that Jessica Mendoza has been named a baseball operations advisor for the club. In her new role, Mendoza will provide insight to Executive Vice President & General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen as well as the entire Baseball Operations

Mets send 13 players to Minor League camp

March 5, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 5, 2019 – The New York Mets announced today that the club has optioned RHP Chris Flexen, RHP Franklyn Kilomé and RHP Drew Gagnon to Minor League camp and re-assigned catcher Colton Plaia, catcher Patrick Mazeika, infielder Gavin Cecchini, LHP P.J. Conlon, RHP Ryder Ryan, LHP David

Al Leiter joins Mets as baseball operations advisor

John Franco to expand role with club
March 4, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 4, 2019 – The New York Mets announced today that Al Leiter has been named a baseball operations advisor for the club. The team has also announced that in addition to his position as club ambassador, John Franco will expand his role and serve as a baseball

Mets sign infielder Adeiny Hechavarria to a Minor League contract

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed infielder Adeiny Hechavarria to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training.
February 18, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., February 18, 2019 - The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed infielder Adeiny Hechavarria to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training.Hechavarria, 29, has played seven seasons in the majors with the Blue Jays, Marlins, Rays, Pirates and Yankees.

Mets sign INF Danny Espinosa to a Minor League contract

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed infielder Danny Espinosa to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training.
February 8, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed infielder Danny Espinosa to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training.Espinosa, 31, has played parts of eight years in the majors with the Nationals, Rays, Angels and Mariners. He's hit 98 homers, driven in

Mets sign catcher Devin Mesoraco to a Minor League contract

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed catcher Devin Mesoraco to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training.
February 7, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed catcher Devin Mesoraco to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training."Devin is greatly respected among our pitching staff and is extremely well prepared," Mets General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen said. "We are hopeful he

Mets sign LHP Justin Wilson

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed LHP Justin Wilson to a two-year contract. To make room for Wilson on the 40-man roster, the Mets designated infielder Gavin Cecchini for assignment.
January 28, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed LHP Justin Wilson to a two-year contract. To make room for Wilson on the 40-man roster, the Mets designated infielder Gavin Cecchini for assignment.Wilson, 31, stranded 34 of 37 inherited runners with the Chicago Cubs last season, the best

The Color Run plans to make its mark in 2019

For nearly ten years, The Color Run events have attracted record numbers of first-time runners. Now, the "Happiest 5K on the Planet" wants to do even more to make sure their events leave a positive impact.
January 22, 2019

For nearly ten years, The Color Run events have attracted record numbers of first-time runners. "It means a lot to our team when someone tells us they ran their first 5Kat The Color Run," said product manager Amanda Hewlett. "We're always striving to be as inclusive and positive as possible.

Mets announce Major League invites

he New York Mets announced today that the club has invited 13 additional players to Major League Spring Training including: infielder Peter Alonso, LHP P.J. Conlon, infielder Andrés Giménez, LHP Anthony Kay, catcher Patrick Mazeika, LHP David Peterson, catcher Colton Plaia, RHP Ryder Ryan, catcher Ali Sánchez, RHP Corey Taylor, outfielder Tim Tebow, RHP Josh Torres and RHP Stephen Villines.
January 17, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 17, 2019 - The New York Mets announced today that the club has invited 13 additional players to Major League Spring Training including: infielder Peter Alonso, LHP P.J. Conlon, infielder Andrés Giménez, LHP Anthony Kay, catcher Patrick Mazeika, LHP David Peterson, catcher Colton Plaia, RHP Ryder Ryan,

Mets sign All-Star infielder Jed Lowrie

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed All-Star infielder Jed Lowrie to a two-year contract.
January 16, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed All-Star infielder Jed Lowrie to a two-year contract.     Lowrie, 34, had career highs in homers (23), RBI (99) and walks (78) and was named to the American League All-Star team with Oakland last year. He led AL

Mets statements on Mel Stottlemyre

Mel Stottlemyre was the Mets pitching coach from 1984-1993
January 14, 2019

Mel Stottlemyre was the Mets pitching coach from 1984-1993From Mets ownership:"We owe Mel so much gratitude for what he contributed to this organization. The success we enjoyed in the 80's, including the World Championship in 1986 was a direct result of his working closely with our young pitching staff. He

Mets sign LHP Luis Avilán to a Minor League contract

The New York Mets announced Thursday that the club has signed left-handed pitcher Luis Avilán to a minor league contract and invited him to Major League Spring Training.
January 10, 2019

The New York Mets announced Thursday that the club has signed left-handed pitcher Luis Avilán to a minor league contract and invited him to Major League Spring Training.   Avilán, 29, has played in parts of seven seasons in the major leagues with the Atlanta Braves, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago

David Wright assumes new role as special advisor to Mets COO & GM

The New York Mets announced today that David Wright will assume a new role with the club as Special Advisor to Mets COO Jeff Wilpon and General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen. In a related move, the organization and David mutually agreed to his release from the current roster.
January 7, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that David Wright will assume a new role with the club as Special Advisor to Mets COO Jeff Wilpon and General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen. In a related move, the organization and David mutually agreed to his release from the current roster.  "David Wright is

Mets acquire RHP walker Lockett & INF Sam Haggerty from Cleveland

The New York Mets announced today that the club has acquired RHP Walker Lockett and minor league infielder Sam Haggerty from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for catcher Kevin Plawecki.
January 6, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has acquired RHP Walker Lockett and minor league infielder Sam Haggerty from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for catcher Kevin Plawecki.Lockett, 24, made his major league debut in 2018 making four appearances (three starts) with San Diego and was a former

Mets acquire infielders J.D. Davis & Cody Bohanek from Houston

The New York Mets announced today that the club has acquired infielder J.D. Davis and minor league infielder Cody Bohanek from the Houston Astros in exchange for minor league outfielder Ross Adolph, minor league infielder Luis Santana and minor league catcher Scott Manea.
January 6, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has acquired infielder J.D. Davis and minor league infielder Cody Bohanek from the Houston Astros in exchange for minor league outfielder Ross Adolph, minor league infielder Luis Santana and minor league catcher Scott Manea.Davis, 25, has five homers, six doubles, 12

Mets acquire OF Keon Broxton from Milwaukee

The New York Mets announced today that the club has acquired outfielder Keon Broxton from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for RHP Bobby Wahl, minor league RHP Adam Hill and minor league infielder Felix Valerio.
January 5, 2019

The New York Mets announced today that the club has acquired outfielder Keon Broxton from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for RHP Bobby Wahl, minor league RHP Adam Hill and minor league infielder Felix Valerio.Broxton, 28, hit 20 homers and stole 21 bases in 2017 for the Brewers. According to

Mets sign RHP Aquimedes Caminero & OF Rymer Liriano to Minor League contracts

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed RHP Arquimedes Caminero and outfielder Rymer Liriano to minor league contracts and invited both to Major League Spring Training.
January 3, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 3, 2019 - The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed RHP Arquimedes Caminero and outfielder Rymer Liriano to minor league contracts and invited both to Major League Spring Training.Caminero, 31, has earned 40 saves over the last two years while pitching for the