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Retzlaff among scholarship recipients
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FCCU raises money, collects items for food pantries
Community calendar of events for Nov. 20, 2017
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December 12, 2013
Colon, Mets reach deal
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Free-agent right-hander Bartolo Colon and the Mets have reached a deal, giving the New York the starter it was seeking to replace injured ace Matt Harvey. The deal is pending the completion of a physical for the 18-game winner. The two-year, $20 million...
December 12, 2013 - 7:02am
February 8, 2012
NYC billionaire mayor not looking to buy the Mets
NEW YORK (AP) -- As a billionaire, Mayor Michael Bloomberg could afford to buy the Mets. But that's one job that he's not looking to step into after he leaves City Hall. The mayor was asked by a reporter on Wednesday if he'd be interested in buying the team. Bloomberg said he...
February 8, 2012 - 3:32pm
July 28, 2011
Mets agree to trade OF Beltran to Giants
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The New York Mets agreed to trade Carlos Beltran to the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday and were waiting for the outfielder's approval to complete the deal, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The person, who spoke on condition...
July 28, 2011 - 7:23am
May 26, 2011
Mets owners agree to sell minority interest
NEW YORK (AP) -- The cash-strapped owners of the New York Mets agreed to sell a minority share of the team to hedge fund manager David Einhorn for $200 million, with the new partner predicting the club's financial situation will improve. The announcement Thursday would allow owners...
May 26, 2011 - 11:58am
October 5, 2010
Mets sack manager, GM
NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Mets fired manager Jerry Manuel and relieved general manager Omar Minaya of his duties on Monday, an expected shake-up of the big-spending ballclub after it completed its second straight losing season. The Mets said a search is under way for a new GM,...
October 5, 2010 - 7:06am
March 30, 2010
Coste on the move: Nationals claim Fargoan from Mets
According to various reports, Fargoan Chris Coste is heading to the nation's capitol. The 37-year-old Coste, hoping to play major league baseball...
March 30, 2010 - 7:52am
Mets reel in Bay
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Baywatch is set to begin at Citi Field. Free agent slugger Jason Bay and the New York Mets have reached a preliminary...
December 30, 2009 - 8:06am
December 2, 2009
Fargo's Coste inks deal with Mets
Fargo's Chris Coste is headed to the Big Apple. The catcher agreed to terms with the New York Mets on Monday on a contract that guarantees him a spot on the 40-man roster. "It's going to be a bit of a gamble," Coste said. "They have money to spend and they could go out and get...
December 2, 2009 - 7:41am
August 26, 2009
Surgery for Santana
NEW YORK (AP) -- Johan Santana needs surgery for bone chips in his left elbow and the star pitcher is out for the season, the latest blow to...
August 26, 2009 - 7:01am
Mets trade reliever Wagner to Red Sox
BOSTON (AP) -- Billy Wagner is on his way to the Boston Red Sox, leaving the New York Mets for the chance to pitch in a pennant race as a setup man for All-Star closer Jonathan Papelbon. After a few days of back-and-forth talks about Wagner's future, the depleted Mets traded the...
August 26, 2009 - 6:56am
August 25, 2009
Santana scratched from next start
NEW YORK (AP) -- Johan Santana and Jeff Francoeur are the latest Mets stars to be sidelined with injuries. Santana was scratched Monday from his next scheduled start because of discomfort in his pitching elbow. Francoeur has a torn ligament in his left thumb, leaving New York without...
August 25, 2009 - 8:05am
July 11, 2009
Mets trade Church to Braves for Francoeur
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Atlanta Braves traded Jeff Francoeur and cash to the New York Mets for Ryan Church on Friday in a swap of outfielders who had fallen out of favor with their teams. The deal came with both NL East teams below .500. The Mets have especially struggled to score...
July 11, 2009 - 6:59am
April 4, 2009
Mets agree to deal with Sheffield
NEW YORK (AP) -- Gary Sheffield plans to go for No. 500 with the New York Mets. One home run shy of the milestone, Sheffield reached a contract agreement with New York on Friday, three days after he was released by the Detroit Tigers in a surprising move. Just hours before opening...
April 4, 2009 - 7:33am
December 10, 2008
K-Rod to Mets, Wood may be headed to Tribe
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Francisco Rodriguez became the first top-tier free agent to reach an agreement when he decided to join the New York Mets, Kerry Wood was close to a deal with Cleveland at the winter meetings and Yankees general manager Brian Cashman traveled to California to meet...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Mets' Santana undergoes knee surgery
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mets left-hander Johan Santana has had arthroscopic surgery on torn cartilage in his left knee. Santana tore his meniscus before his final start but still pitched a shutout last Saturday on short rest against the Florida Marlins to temporarily keep the Mets' playoff...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am