Aug 15, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis (22) hits a solo home run in the fifth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
Though Antonetti dismissed the idea of trading Kluber during his talk Tuesday with MLB Network Radio, local reports indicate he is eager to move Jason Kipnis, who is due $17.5 million next season, after which he can be a free agent.
The Mets' biggest need this offseason is arguably finding an upgrade at catcher, and they have expressed interest in signing free agent Yasmani Grandal , reports Jon Morosi of Fox Sports .
In the latest episode of Shea Anything , Doug Williams is joined in studio by former Mets Senior Director of Baseball Operations Adam Fisher , as Andy Martino calls in from the GM Meetings in California.
On Tuesday, Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen told SNY's Andy Martino that he was open to all avenues this offseason, including the prospect of trading away the team's two top rotation arms in Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard ..
During his media session at the GM Meetings in Carlsbad, CA on Wednesday, Van Wagenen walked back on that claim, saying both righty aces are extremely valuable to the franchise, and a deal won't be getting done.
- Mets prospect Peter Alonso says visit by Van Wagenen 'meant a lot'SNY.tv
- Pre-agency: A $155.5 million solution for Jacob deGrom and MetsNew York Post
- DeGrom's 2018 Numbers Rank With Greatest In MLB HistoryCBS New York
- DeGrom's Season Proves To Be Highlight in Down Seasonmetsmerizedonline.com (press release)
- DeGrom's Top Five Career Momentsmetsmerizedonline.com (press release)
- Mets PxP Voice, NYS Hall of Fame Inductee Gary Cohen Joins Big Board SportsWTMM 104.5 The Team - ESPN Radio
- DeGrom's 2018 Season: One of the Greatest in Baseball Historymetsmerizedonline.com (press release)
- Ackert: Mets need to make Jacob deGrom an offer he can't refuseNew York Daily News
- An inside look at NY Mets ace Jacob deGrom's season for the agesNorthJersey.com