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Mets roster moves

March 26, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 26, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has optioned RHP Paul Sewald and LHP Daniel Zamora to Syracuse (AAA).

RHP Noah Syndergaard to undergo Tommy John surgery

March 24, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 24, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that RHP Noah Syndergaard will undergo ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction surgery “Tommy John surgery” on his right elbow. Mets Medical Director Dr. David Altchek will perform the surgery on Thursday, March 26 at the Hospital for Special Surgery.

Mets roster moves

March 20, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 20, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has optioned RHP Tyler Bashlor, infielder Andrés Giménez and catcher Ali Sánchez to Syracuse (AAA).

Mets statement

March 13, 2020

Mets Director of Player Relations and Community Outreach Donovan Mitchell, Sr. was tested yesterday for the Coronavirus and the result received tonight was negative. Mets Executive Vice President and General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen will be available for a conference call tomorrow at 12 pm. The conference call details will

Mets roster moves, March 11

March 11, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 11, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has optioned RHP Corey Oswalt to minor league camp and re-assigned LHP David Peterson and RHP Pedro Payano to minor league camp. The Mets now have 46 players in camp.

Mets agree to terms with 21 players

March 11, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 11, 2020 -- The New York Mets today announced that the club has agreed to terms with 21 players. The Mets agreed to terms with infielder Pete Alonso, RHP Tyler Bashlor, infielder/outfielder J.D. Davis, infielder Andrés Giménez, LHP Stephen Gonsalves, infielder Luis Guillorme, RHP Jordan Humphreys, RHP

Mets roster moves

March 7, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 7, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has re-assigned RHP Ryley Gilliam, LHP Kevin Smith and RHP Adonis Uceta to minor league camp. The Mets now have 49 players in camp.

Jerry Koosman uniform number retirement ceremony set for Saturday, June 13 vs. Washington 

March 5, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., March 5, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that the club will retire Jerry Koosman’s uniform number #36 on Saturday, June 13 in a pre-game ceremony prior to the 4:10 p.m. game vs. Washington. Koosman, who is the winningest left-hander in team history (140 wins), will

New York Mets and BENRUS announce partnership

February 27, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., February 27, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced a new heritage partnership with BENRUS Watch Company, one of America’s historic timepiece brands based in New York City. As official timepiece partner of the New York Mets, BENRUS will integrate into Mets history in a variety of

Mets to play the Baltimore Orioles in an exhibition game at the United States Naval Academy

February 20, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., February 20, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that the club will play the Baltimore Orioles in an exhibition game on Tuesday, March 24 at Terwilliger Brothers Field at Max Bishop Stadium on the grounds of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. Prior to

Mets name Brian Schneider quality control coach

February 7, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., February 7, 2020 – The New York Mets announced today that the club has named Brian Schneider to the role of quality control coach. Schneider will serve on the club’s major league field staff as a conduit between the front office, coaching staff and players on issues including

Statement from Sterling Partners

February 6, 2020

The transaction between Sterling and Steve Cohen was a highly complicated one. Despite the efforts of the parties over the past several months, it became apparent that the transaction as contemplated would have been too difficult to execute. Sterling intends now to pursue a new transaction and has engaged Allen

Mets sign Matt Adams to a Minor League deal

January 31, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 31, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed first baseman Matt Adams to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training. Adams, 31, leads all active major leaguers with 11 pinch-hit homers and 49 pinch-hit RBI. His

Mets sign three players to Minor League contracts

January 28, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 28, 2019 – The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed All-Star infielder Eduardo Núñez, catcher René Rivera and right-handed pitcher Erasmo Ramírez to minor league contracts and invited all three to major league spring training. Núñez, 32, is a 10-year major league veteran

Jon Matlack, Ron Darling and Edgardo Alfonzo to be inducted into the Mets Hall of Fame this summer

Al Jackson to receive the Mets HOF Achievement Award
January 28, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 28, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that LHP Jon Matlack, RHP Ron Darling and infielder Edgardo Alfonzo will be inducted into the Mets Hall of Fame on Sunday, May 17 prior to the 1:10 p.m. game vs. the Pirates at Citi Field. The three

Mets name Luis Rojas manager

January 23, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 23, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that they have named Luis Rojas the 23rd manager in team history, agreeing to terms on a multi-year contract. “Luis has grown up with baseball in his blood, as his family is part of baseball royalty,” said Mets

Mets and Carlos Beltrán mutually part ways

January 16, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 16, 2020 – Below is a statement from Mets COO Jeff Wilpon and Mets Executive Vice President & General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen: “We met with Carlos last night and again this morning and agreed to mutually part ways. This was not an easy decision. Considering the

Mets honor Mike Piazza with Spring Training address change

January 16, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 16, 2020 – Moments ago, the New York Mets, the City of Port St. Lucie and St. Lucie County honored Hall of Famer Mike Piazza by renaming the street formerly known as NW Stadium Dr. to Piazza Drive and changing the official address of the Mets Spring

Mets Spring Training home to be named Clover Park

January 13, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 13, 2020 - The spring training home of the New York Mets and regular-season home of the St. Lucie Mets, New York’s Advanced-A minor league affiliate, will have a new name next season. The venue, formerly known as First Data Field, will be called Clover Park beginning

Mets announce Spring Training invites

January 9, 2020

FLUSHING, N.Y., January 9, 2020 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has invited the following players to major league spring training as non-roster invitees: Left-handed pitcher David Peterson, 24, was the Mets’ first-round selection (20th overall) in the 2017 First-Year Player Draft from the University of

Mets sign four-time All-Star RHP Dellin Betances

December 24, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., December 24, 2019 -- The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed four-time All-Star RHP Dellin Betances to a one-year contract with a player option for 2021. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Mets designated infielder Sam Haggerty for assignment. Betances, 31, was

Mets Sign RHP Rick Porcello To A One-Year Contract

December 16, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., December 16, 2019 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed Cy Young Award-winning right-handed pitcher Rick Porcello to a one-year deal. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Stephen Nogosek has been designated for assignment. Porcello, 30, has spent the last five seasons with

Mets sign RHP Michael Wacha to a one-year contract

December 13, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., December 13, 2019 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed All-Star right-handed pitcher Michael Wacha to a one-year deal. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Chris Mazza has been designated for assignment. Wacha, 28, owns a lifetime 59-39 record with a 3.91 career

Mets announce 2020 coaching staff

December 8, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., December 8, 2019 – The New York Mets announced today their full coaching staff for the 2020 season. Returning to serve under Carlos Beltrán’s staff in their previous capacity will be hitting coach Chili Davis, assistant hitting coach Tom Slater, third base coach Gary DiSarcina, bullpen coach Ricky

Mets re-sign RHP Brad Brach

December 6, 2019

FLUSHING, N.Y., December 6, 2019 – The New York Mets today announced that the club has re-signed RHP Brad Brach to a one-year contract with a player option for 2021. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Mets designated RHP Chris Flexen for assignment. Brach, 33, a former All-Star,