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What Steve Cohen means to Van Wagenen, Mets Front Office

PHILADELPHIA – The first major decision for the new waiting Mets boss will be who will oversee baseball operations. Steve Cohen’s transition to the Mets owner won’t be official until next month at the earliest, when MLB owners vote on the $ 2.4 billion deal that leaves the hedge fund billionaire in control of the franchise. However, it is also …

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Brodie Van Wagenen addresses Mets struggles and schedules

The embattled GM Brodie Van Wagenen discussed the plight of his team with the media today. Deesha Thosar of the New York Daily News and Mike Puma of the New York Post were among those who rounded out the best quotes. Christina De Nicola of MLB.com approached the topic from a slightly different perspective, focusing on the forward-looking aspects of …

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Brodie Van Wagenen updates the Mets' bullpen situation

Tyler Bashlor What's the secret of this? Tim Peterson while Chris Flexen what brought up the big league roster. Additionally, the Mets acquired RHP Brooks Pounders from Cleveland in exchange for cash considerations. Hector Santiago What is officially designated for assignment? Flexen, aa right-hander, has appeared in two games for the Mets this season, going 0-2 with a 11.12 ERA …

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What Brodie Van Wagenen learned from his father-in-law Neil Armstrong

When Brodie Van Wagenen took up his new job as General Manager of the Mets, he brought with him knowledge that he had acquired over the years from his family – especially a message that resonated with his father-in-law. If this father-in-law is Neil Armstrong, the first man to enter the moon, there is, of course, a wide choice, even …

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Van Wagenen: Outfield is not a "top priority"

The Mets introduced Jed Lowrie as the newest Met today. Brodie Van Wagenen said that Jed Lowrie was very popular in the organization. He mentioned Jeff Wilpon, Omar Minaya, Ian Levin, Adam Gutteridge, David Wright Ruben Amaro Allard Baird, John Ricco and Jared Banner by name as people who liked the move. He went ahead to say that the Mets …

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Van Wagenen and the Mets find their catcher – Mets Merised Online

Good morning, Mets fans! The New York Mets caused a furore on Sunday night and signed veteran Catcher Wilson Ramos with a two-year contract for $ 19 million with an option for a third year. Let's see what else happens around the league. Latest News from Mets Ken Davidoff from [NewYorkPost gave an overview of the Ramos deal and shed …

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