Tag: New York Mets

Kris Bryant trade rumors have intensified as the Cubs have fallen out of the NL Central race, with the New York Mets emerging as a likely landing spot. (Image: Getty)

MLB Trade Rumors: Will Kris Bryant Finally End Up on the Mets?

The Chicago Cubs lost 13 of their final 15 games heading into the All-Star break, including a disastrous 11-game losing streak that took them from the top of the NL Central to eight games back of the Brewers. That could make Chicago a seller at the upcoming trade deadline, with […]

The New York Mets lead the NL East despite a rash of injuries that threatened to derail their season. (Image: @Mets/Twitter)

New York Mets Overcome Injuries, Slow Start to Build Lead in NL East

The New York Mets spent most of May playing with a depleted roster ravaged by injuries, something that seems almost typical for fans of the franchise. But a funny thing happened during that stretch. Rather than fall apart, the Mets put together a run that saw them take control of […]

Retired WNBA player Renee Montgomery (Image: Rich von Biberstein/Getty)

Recent WNBA Purchases are Latest in Red Hot Sports Franchise Market

Two more pro teams, the Las Vegas Aces and the Atlanta Dream, recently changed hands. The WNBA purchases are further evidence of a hyperactive sports franchise market. Even as professional sports continue to lose money due to the pandemic, teams are getting snapped up for top dollar. Predictably, billion-dollar sales […]

Baseball Betting Forecast: New York Mets (Over/Under 86.5 Wins)

Baseball Betting Forecast: New York Mets (Over/Under 86.5 Wins)

With the 2020 Major League Baseball season beginning on March 26, teams have already reported to spring training and have played a few exhibition games. I’m sizing up all 30 squads for bettors, with a breakdown of the rosters and projections for how they’ll fare. Today, this exclusive series continues […]

Marcus Stroman on the mound for the Toronto Blue Jays against the Royals in Kansas City. (Image: Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty)

NY Mets Baffle Everyone, Acquire Marcus Stroman from Blue Jays

While most of New York City expected a local sports team to trade prospects to the Toronto Blue Jays for pitcher Marcus Stroman before the July 31 trade deadline, no one expected it would be the Mets who snagged Stroman and not the Yankees. Marcus Stroman is a career 45-47 […]