Category: New York Mets

Mets reportedly land veteran catcher Ramos

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Reports: Familia back to Mets for 3 years, $30…

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Mets hire ex-Cubs hitting coach Chili Davis

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December 2, 1991

The Mets sign Pirates’ free-agent Bobby Bonilla to a $29 million, five-year deal. The highly-touted 28-year-old outfielder will hit only .249 during the first year of his contract for an under-achieving New York club.

Reports: Mets complete trade for Diaz, Cano

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December 1, 1998

The Mets sign 31-year-old Gold Glove third baseman Robin Ventura (.263, 21, 91) to a four-year, $32 million free-agent deal. The former White Sox infielder will join two-time Gold Glove shortstop Rey Ordonez, Edgardo Alfonzo, who will shift from third to second base, and first baseman John Olerud to make up one of the best fielding infields in history, according to Sports Illustrated.

Tug McGraw.

Tug McGraw.

Mets’ deGrom (1.70 ERA) awarded NL Cy Young

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Reports: Mets to hire agent Van Wagenen as GM

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October 22, 1986

After losing the first two games at home, the Mets pull even with the Red Sox in the World Series. Gary Carter’s two Fenway Park home runs power New York to a 6-2 victory in Game 4.