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The Locked On Mets Podcast is the only daily podcast that will break down everything dealing with the Amazin’ Mets. Hosted by Ryan Finkelstein, Locked On Mets promises to deliver excellent coverage on every win, loss and compelling back page story that consumes Mets fans each season. There is no better place to get daily analysis on the New York Mets. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network, #MLB #Mets #LGM

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Trevor Bauer Rumors Swirling in Queens
Rumors are once again linking Trevor Bauer to the Mets in free agency. Should the Mets go all-in on acquiring the reigning NL Cy Young winner? Also as we are nearly a month away from spring training, yet Major League Baseball still hasn't come to terms with the players on the rules for the upcoming season. Will there be a universal DH in 2021 and when will we find out? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
19 min
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Brad Hand Signs with Nationals Over Mets
The New York Mets missed out signing another of their top free agent targets over the weekend, as Brad Hand signed with the division rival Washington Nationals. With both Hand and George Springer now off the table, how will the Mets pivot in free agency? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
21 min
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Should the Mets Sign Kiké Hernández?
The New York Mets have shown some interest in free agent utility man Kiké Hernández this offseason. How would the 29-year-old fit on the Mets roster and how much would it take to sign him? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
18 min
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Mets Miss Out on George Springer
19 min
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Mets Fire GM Jared Porter, Gabrielle Starr Join...
Mets owner Steve Cohen fired GM Jared Porter this morning, after the report about his harassing a female reporter back in 2016. We are joined by the host of Locked On Red Sox Gabrielle Starr to discuss this story from the perspective of a woman who works in sports. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
28 min
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Jared Porter Exposed for Sending Explicit Photo...
Jeff Passan of ESPN reported that Mets GM Jared Porter harassed a female reporter back in 2016, sending her unsolicited explicit photos. Listen for a quick breakdown of what we know so far.
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Structuring a Contract to Land George Springer
The New York Mets came to terms with all of their arbitration-eligible players except J.D. Davis on Friday. Where does that leave them in regards to the luxury tax, as they still try to address their roster ahead of spring training? Also George Springer remains a top target for the Mets in free agency. What kind of contract structure could lead to the Mets signing the All-Star centerfielder? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
18 min
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Mets Sign Jose Martinez
The New York Mets signed Jose Martinez on Thursday, signing the right-handed power bat to a split contract. This brings Martinez to the Mets at an affordable cost, adding some depth to their roster. With Martinez in place, J.D. Davis could become more expendable in trade talks as the Mets may look to cut some salary to stay clear of the luxury tax threshold. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
17 min
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Mets Showing Interesting in Corey Kluber and Al...
The New York Mets were one of 25 teams that attending two-time Cy Young winner Corey Kluber's showcase on Wednesday. Does Kluber make sense as a buy-low, high-ceiling candidate to round out the Mets rotation? The Mets have also reportedly shown interest in signing free agent center fielder Albert Almora Jr. Does Almora make sense to compliment Brandon Nimmo in center and is he a better candidate to fill that role than Jake Marisnick? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
19 min
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Mets Introduce Carlos Carrasco and Liam Hendrik...
The Mets introduced their new starting pitcher on Tuesday, as Carlos Carrasco spoke with the media. From his first impression it appears like the Mets get an amazing person, as well as a quality pitcher. Also top relief pitcher Liam Hendriks cashed in on a massive contract with the Chicago White Sox in free agency. How does this deal impact the rest of the market as it pertains to the Mets? Should they focus more on the starting pitcher market and signing someone like Corey Kluber, as opposed to targeting expensive relievers like Brad Hand? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
18 min
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Francisco Lindor Shines in Mets Introduction
The New York Mets introduced their newest superstar on Monday, as Francisco Lindor spoke with the media. Lindor proved to be the type of player that fans will quickly fall in love with, as his smile and personality was on full display. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
19 min
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Cost of Acquisition for Francisco Lindor
We continue to discuss the results of the blockbuster trade the Mets made on Thursday, acquiring both Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco. Also part two from when Mets beat writer Justin Toscano joined the show, which took place prior to the trade being made. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
18 min
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METS MAKE BLOCKBUSTER TRADE FOR FRANCISCO LINDOR
The New York Mets made a blockbuster trade with the Cleveland Indians landing superstar Francisco Lindor on Thursday. Along with Lindor, the Mets addressed their starting rotation with Carlos Carrasco being included in the trade. Amed Rosario, Andres Gimenez and a pair of prospects are heading to Cleveland in the deal, but this is an incredible haul for the Mets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
19 min
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Justin Toscano Joins to Talk Mets Finalized Coa...
The New York Mets have finalized their coaching staff for the 2021 season, making minimal changes to the group as a whole. We are joined by Mets beat writer Justin Toscano, who shares his thoughts on this staff and why things are set up well for manager Luis Rojas as he enters his second season at the helm. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
20 min
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Mets Free Agency Update and World Series Odds
The free agent market is moving awfully slow this winter, but the Mets still remain active in talks. Which players are they out on, and who are they still talking to, as the Mets look to address their roster further ahead of spring training. Also we take a look at the current World Series odds for the Mets and how they stack up against the other contenders around baseball.Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
20 min
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New Years Mets Resolutions
We bring in the new year by going through some resolutions for the Mets heading into 2021. What can each individual player do next year to help the Mets contend for a World Series? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
19 min
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LAST SHOW of 2020!
On the final show of the year, we get an update on the top two free agents on the market, as George Springer and Trevor Bauer remain unsigned. Then we do a year in review, looking back at all the highlights and lowlights that took place during 2020 for the New York Mets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
19 min
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Steve Cohen Taking Notice of Padres Blockbuster...
The San Diego Padres are making waves around the National League and Mets owner Steve Cohen has taken notice. Does the additions of Blake Snell and Yu Darvish transform the Padres in World Series contenders and how will that impact the Mets? Seeing these big trades take place has to at least make the Mets consider re-entering the trade market. What has changed in baseball that has turned trades into the more likely avenue to address a roster over free agency? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
18 min
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The Last Airing of Grievances From the Wilpon Era
Since today is Festivus it's the perfect time to bid farewell to the Wilpons for good and announce one final airing of grievances towards their era of Mets baseball. Looking forward to the rest of the holiday season, let's also rejoice on what Mets fans have to be thankful for, as Steve Cohen has quickly turned this franchise around. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
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Mets Targeting Japense Star Tomoyuki Sugano
The New York Mets have now been linked to free agent starting pitcher Tomoyuki Sugano from Japan. Sugano has had an illustrious career in the NPB, where he was a six-time All-Star. Should the Mets go all-in for Sugano and how would he slot into their starting rotation? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
16 min
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Poaching Pitching From the Yankees
The New York Mets clearly still have a need for starting pitching and they could look across town to acquire some. The Yankees have two starting pitchers that are free agents this year, in Masahiro Tanaka and James Paxton, who could interest the Mets. What would the veteran starters bring to the Mets and which one is the best fit? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag and use that promocode: LOCKEDON for your 50% welcome bonus.
18 min
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Locked On Rockies Crossover: Discussing Arenado...
In this crossover episodes of Locked On Mets, we talk with Locked On Rockies host Ryan Ladika about the potential for a Nolan Arenado blockbuster trade. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
19 min
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Rockies Interested in Trading Nolan Arenado to ...
The Colorado Rockies are looking to trade eight-time Gold Glove winner Nolan Arenado this offseason and the Mets have been floated as a potential landing spot. Would it be realistic to trade for Arenado and what would it take to get him? Also Mets manager Luis Rojas spoke with the media for the first time since the end of the season. What did we learn from the second-year manager in the offseason presser? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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Mets Sign Eickhoff, Interested in Liam Hendriks
The New York Mets continued to add to their starting pitching depth on Tuesday, signing Jerad Eickhoff to a minor league deal. We also learned the full contract breakdown on new catcher James McCann, who landed a four-year, $40.6 million deal. Also, could the next big fish the Mets chase in free agency be relief ace Liam Hendriks? How would Hendriks fit in the Mets bullpen and what would he cost? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
17 min
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Mets Introduce New GM Jared Porter
The New York Mets held a press conference on Monday for their new general manager, Jared Porter. What did we learn from Porter and team president Sandy Alderson and what's next for the Mets this offseason after this hire? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
19 min
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Mets Roster Breakdown After Adding McCann
The New York Mets made two signings over the weekend, adding James McCann on a four-year deal and Jerry Blevins on a minor league deal. McCann solidifies the catcher position, while giving the Mets another right-handed bat, while Blevins adds a lefty arm to their bullpen. After these additions, what is the state of the Mets roster? And what other additions need to be made before spring training? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
15 min
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Mets Sign James McCann, Hire New GM
After a week of negotiation, the Mets finally came to terms with free agent catcher James McCann on a four-year deal. How does McCann fit with the Mets and what does his signing mean for the rest of their offseason plans? The Mets also announced the hiring of their new general manager on Saturday, hiring Arizona Diamondbacks VP & Assistant GM Jared Porter to the position. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
14 min
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Rule 5 Draft, Phillies Hire Dombrowski
The Rule 5 Draft was Thursday and the Mets were very active, especially in the minor league phase. Listen for who they added and also who they lost in the draft. After an already tumultuous offseason, the Philadelphia Phillies made a big move by hiring a man with an incredible track record to head up their baseball operations. What does Dave Dombrowski bring to the Phils and does it change the outlook of the NL East? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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Rumors Swirling in Free Agency But No Deals Yet
The Mets have been linked to plenty of free agents, as speculation has been that they will sign catcher James McCann. We will look at the all of the rumors that have been swirling and how the Mets should proceed in free agency. Also the All-MLB Teams were announced Wednesday night. Which Mets and potential offseason targets made one of the two teams? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
16 min
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Everyone's Betting Springer Signs with the Mets
Buster Olney has bet his family farm that George Springer will sign with the Mets. Jeff Passan has bet his car that Springer will sign with the Mets. So what's taking so long? Also the Mets did make a far less significant signing on Tuesday, adding another reliever on a minor league deal. What does Trevor Hildenberger bring to the Mets bullpen next season? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
15 min
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Non-Tendered Catchers Mets Could Target
Of all the players that were non-tendered last week, there are three catchers that could be intriguing for the Mets to sign now in free agency. Which catcher makes the most sense and what role would they play with the Mets in 2021. Also we go through the news items that pertain to the Mets. Is the DH coming back next season? Are the Mets interested in DJ LeMahieu? Who is the latest minor league signing by New York? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
19 min
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Deep Dive Into FA Catcher James McCann
The Mets are rumored to have interest in signing free agent catcher James McCann. What does McCann bring to the table defensively and how does it stack up against top free agent J.T. Realmuto? Also what has been behind McCann's offensive surge over the last two seasons and is it sustainable moving forward? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
19 min
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Mets Introduce Trevor May, Have Eyes on James M...
The New York Mets introduce their newest free agent acquisition yesterday, as Trevor May spoke with the media for the first time. What did we learn about the Mets newest reliever and why he chose to sign with the Mets? Also reports have linked the Mets to free agent catcher James McCann on a signing a four-year deal. Will this be a good move for the Mets or could it backfire on them, similar to signing Jason Bay instead of Matt Holiday over a decade ago. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
20 min
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Mets Non-Tender Shreve, Keep Matz and Gsellman
The New York Mets made a surprising cut yesterday, non-tendering Chasen Shreve after his strong first season in Queens. Shreve is a quality left-handed reliever who may not available to the Mets again on a minor league deal like he was last offseason. On the other hand, Steven Matz and Robert Gsellman will both be staying put with the Mets, despite rumors that they may be non-tendered. Matz returns on a very interesting contract, which gives the Mets the flexibility to move on if they see fit. Listen for all the details on the non-tender deadline as it relates to the Mets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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Mets Make Huge Addition to Bullpen Signing Trev...
Locked On Twins host Nash Walker joins the show to break down the Mets signing of Twins free agent reliever Trevor May. May signed a two-year, $15 million deal to bolster the backend of the Mets bullpen on Tuesday. Walker explains the great impact that May has had in Minnesota over the years both on and off the mound and why this truly is the perfect first big splash for the Mets this offseason. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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Current State of the Mets Bullpen
The New York Mets have spent the last few years struggling to put together a solid bullpen. While they will certainly look to improve this offseason, there is currently too many arms on the roster to make overhaul changes. What can the Mets do to clear out their roster for new additions and who remains in the bullpen now that you trust moving forward? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
19 min
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Should the Mets Extend Jeff McNeil?
Jeff McNeil has been one of the best stories for the Mets over the last couple of years, as he came out of nowhere to become an All-Star. Considering his late start to get to the majors, would it make sense for the Mets to approach McNeil about signing a team-friendly contract extension right now? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
20 min
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Should the Mets Sign George Springer?
The New York Mets are expected to add at least one star through free agency this year. The question is, should that free agent be George Springer? We take a look at the contracts other outfielders have signed over recent years to see how much money Springer could get and how he would fit in Queens with the Mets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
15 min
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Exploring the Outfield Market in Free Agency
If the Mets don't end up signing George Springer, who else could interest them in free agency to fill their need in center field? Jackie Bradley Jr. and Jake Marisnick are some of the names that could interest the Mets, while they could also look to add a corner outfielder like Marcell Ozuna instead. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
19 min
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Luis Rojas to Return as Manager Next Season
Team president Sandy Alderson met with the media on Monday, giving another update on the order of operations for the Mets. Alderson announced that Luis Rojas will return as the manager in 2021, giving him another shot after a disappointing 2020 season. Along with going through Alderson's other comments, we also take a look at the top free agent outfielder on the market, George Springer. What kind of player has he been throughout his career and how does that fit in Queens? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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Mets Find Pitching Depth in Rare Signing
The Mets added to their starting rotation on Friday, signing coveted minor league free agent Sam McWilliams to a major league deal. This signing was unprecedented, giving $750,000 to a pitcher who has yet to make his MLB debut. Along with discussing this signing, listen for a roundup of all Mets news from over the weekend. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
16 min
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Should the Mets Sign Trevor Bauer?
After a week of talking about Trevor Bauer, it's time to decide, should the Mets sign the reigning Cy Young? How much money will it take to sign Bauer and what are the other options if they decide to go another direction in free agency. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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The Trevor Bauer Aficionado Joins the Show
Ben Fox, otherwise known as Trevor Bauer Aficionado on Twitter joins the show to discuss the top free agent starting pitcher and what he brings to the Mets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
15 min
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Robinson Cano Tests Positve for Steroids...Again
Robinson Cano has tested positive for steroids again, marking the second time in his a career he has been suspended for PEDs. Cano will now miss the entirety of 2021 season, while being one more strike away from being banned for life. For the Mets though, this news is not all bad. They already have players on the roster that can replace Cano and suddenly have more financial flexibility to address their needs in free agency. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
14 min
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Deep Dive Into What Makes Bauer Excellent
Trevor Bauer won the Cy Young in 2020 and now enters free agency as the top arm on the market. What were the numbers that led him to winning the award? Also we take a deep into Bauer's arsenal, looking at what makes him one of the most dominant pitchers in baseball. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
17 min
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Exploring the Starting Pitching Market
The New York Mets have a clear need to upgrade their starting rotation after a terrible season in 2020. What are some of the names on the market that could interest the Mets in free agency? Reports have indicated that the Mets have reached out to Charlie Morton, Corey Kluber and Mike Minor so far. Which of those three free agents is the best bet for the Mets in 2021? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
16 min
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Trevor Bauer Loves Steve Cohen's Mets
Trevor Bauer released a 16+ minute video discussing Steve Cohen's ownership of the Mets and everything he is doing right with the team. Could Bauer's newfound appreciation for Cohen and the Mets lead to him to sign in free agency? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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Locked On Indians Crossover: Trading Lindor
Since the Indians and Mets appear to be ideal trade partners this offseason, we did a crossover between the two Locked On shows! Listen for insight on what the Indians are looking for in a potential Lindor trade and how a deal can benefit both teams. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Marcus Stroman Accepts Qualifying Offer
The New York Mets rotation improved dramatically on Wednesday, as Marcus Stroman accepted the qualifying offer. What does this mean for the Mets going forward and the rest of their offseason? Also listen for a breakdown of the other five free agents who were tendered a qualifying offer and if any of them could be fits for the Mets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Steve Cohen Hits a Grand Slam in Introduction t...
Steve Cohen was introduced to Mets fans yesterday, as the new team owner spoke with the media for the first time. Cohen could do no wrong, bringing more optimism to this franchise then we have seen in decades. Along with Cohen, Sandy Alderson returned to the Mets as the former GM has taken over as the team president. Alderson spoke of the Mets plans to build a sustainable winner and why he chose to return to this franchise. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
20 min
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Candidates Mets Could Hire for Front Office
After cleaning house, new team owner Steve Cohen has to rebuild the Mets front office, with the help of returning executive Sandy Alderson. Who are some candidates the Mets could consider for roles atop their new front office? Also listen for Ryan's dream front office for the Mets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Indians Want Mets Involved in Lindor Trade Talks
The Cleveland Indians are reportedly waiting for the New York Mets to get involved before they actively shop Francisco Lindor. What needs to happen before a trade can be made? Also it now appears that the DH will return in 2021, which is more great news for the Mets. Finally, what are the clear areas the Mets need to improve on heading into the upcoming season? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Bye Bye Brodie, Welcome Steve Cohen
Steve Cohen is officially the new owner of the New York Mets! The sale was finalized on Friday and one of his first acts as owner was to clean house. Sandy Alderson is now the Mets president, while GM Brodie Van Wagenen and his inner circle were all let go from the front office. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
16 min
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Deesha Thosar on Steve Cohen and Mets Sale
If you have been following the sale of the Mets, no one has been covering the story better than Deesha Thosar of the New York Daily News. Listen as we discuss her reporting on Steve Cohen's purchase of the team and where the Mets are heading with him at helm moving forward. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Mets Bolster Minor League System with 11 Signings
The New York Mets signed 11 minor league free agents on Wednesday. Mallex Smith, Arodys Vizcaino and Jose Peraza headline the list of signings who have major league experience, while the other eight signings consist of mostly of players returning to the Mets. Which of the player's can make the biggest impact in New York in 2021? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
15 min
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Contracts the Mets Could Target on the Trade Ma...
With expanded financial flexibility due to Steve Cohen, the Mets have great leverage this offseason to exploit a market where teams are trying to cut costs. One option for the Mets is to trade for big contracts, that small market teams can no longer afford. Listen for a breakdown of the potential trades the Mets can make this offseason, including names like Salvador Perez, Lorenzo Cain, Starling Marte and more, Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
20 min
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The Time is Now to Trade J.D. Davis
This season, J.D. Davis struggled to match his success from 2019, as his numbers were down across the board. What was behind the dip on production from Davis? Also with teams trying to cut costs around the league, could Davis suddenly be more enticing on the trade market as a cheap and productive offensive player? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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MLB Team's Cutting Costs at Every Turn
There is plenty of news to discuss following the sale of the New York Mets being approved on Friday. Between the addition of two pitchers off waivers, Marcus Stroman being extended the qualifying offer and Steve Cohen joining Twitter, it was a busy weekend. Also we saw teams across the league declining options on contracts that would usually be picked up most years. What will the impact be in free agency, as it looks like most teams are trying to cut costs due to the pandemic? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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It's Finally Official, Steve Cohen Owns the Mets
The MLB owners have approved of the sale of the New York Mets, as mayor de Blasio signed off as well. The Wilpons are finally gone and Steve Cohen is officially the owner of the Mets. Rejoice Mets fans! This is going to be fun moving forward! Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Dawn of a New Era in Mets Baseball
Today the owners are scheduled to vote on Steve Cohen's purchase of the New York Mets. As long as Cohen gets 22 votes of approval from the other 29 owners, the Wilpons will finally be out of power with the Mets. Listen for a breakdown of everything going on with the sale and also a look into the player options for Brad Brach and Dellin Betances. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
19 min
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Mets' Offseason Wish List with Jordan Grossman ...
Fellow Metsmerized writer Jordan Grossman joins the show to talk about the Mets plans this offseason. Today the focus is on whether the Mets should sign J.T Realmuto or James McCann in free agency. Would Jackie Bradley Jr. be a fit in center field? Also should the Mets go all-in on Trevor Bauer, or try to come to terms with their free agent starting pitcher Marcus Stroman? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Mets' Offseason Wish List with Jordan Grossman ...
Fellow Metsmerized writer Jordan Grossman join the show to talk about the Mets plans this offseason. Today the focus is on Francisco Lindor and whether a blockbuster trade should be made to acquire the All-Star. Also Mayor de Blasio could get in the way of Steve Cohen getting to work for the Mets early this offseason, where do things stand with the Mets sale. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
14 min
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Can Amed Rosario Reach His Potential with the Mets
We continue the player evaluations for the 2020 season with Amed Rosario. The 24-year-old shortstop took a step back in this 60-game campaign, what does that mean for his future with the Mets? With the Mets becoming a more analytically-driven franchise, is there a chance Rosario benefits from the increase in information to finally live up to his potential Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Who Else is in the Mix for Francisco Lindor?
Francisco Lindor is likely to traded this offseason and the Mets one of the team that could have interest in acquiring the superstar shortstop. But they won't be alone in their pursuit. Which of the other 29 teams will make a push to acquire Lindor this offseason and why do the Mets still make the most sense as a potential landing spot? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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Universal DH Leaving Until 2022?
Rob Manfred might be getting rid of the one rule change that everyone seemed to like, as he will not guarantee that the universal DH will return in 2021. What will the Mets do with Dominic Smith and Pete Alonso if the DH is taken away? Also can Brandon Nimmo's defense benefit from the Mets embracing analytics. With no clear path to another center fielder, Nimmo could be New York's best bet in 2021, especially if he gets more out of his athleticism through analytics. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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A-Rod Still Trying to Get the Mets Behind Close...
There were conflicting reports that came out on Wednesday, as the USA Today ran a story about how New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio could stop Steve Cohen from buying the Mets. Later the New York Daily News contradicted these inaccurate reports, with Cohen still being in line to land the team. Ryan discusses the fallout from these stories and how Alex Rodriguez continues to play a part behind the scenes in trying to become the new owner of the Mets. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Steve Cohen Approved By Ownership Committee
Steve Cohen passed another hurdle in his purchase of the Mets on Tuesday, as the ownership committee approved the transaction. Now he still has a few more votes to get through before the sale becomes official. What is next in the process and how does the timing of it all impact the Mets offseason plans? Also what are the key dates of the offseason and how will the ever-present pandemic concerns affect the operations of baseball. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
19 min
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Another Look at The Mets Disastrious Deadline D...
Today we look back at the Mets trade deadline deals that weren't meant to win-now, but proved pointless as they failed to make the playoffs. Who did they give up and what were the long-term ramifications of those deals? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Revisting Mets Last GM Hire
Back in the winter of 2018, the New York Mets were in the market to hire a new general manager and their search came down to two candidates. The Wilpons decided to hire a former agent Brodie Van Wagenen because he promised them success in the short-term, meanwhile they passed over Chaim Bloom, who promised long-term success. Today we look back at the decision to hire Van Wagenen and how that shaped Mets baseball over the past two years. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Jeurys Familia Needs to Throw Strikes
Jeurys Familia really struggled in 2019 and set out to change that over the offseason by losing weight and refining his mechanics. All his work paid off, as he turned in a much better campaign in 2020, although still not to the level we expect from the former All-Star. What are some the reasons behind his performance and can he make some corrections that have him perform at that All-Star level again in 2021? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Should the Mets Trade for Francisco Lindor?
Francisco Lindor is a four-time All-Star, who is just one year away from hitting free agency. With the great possibility that the Cleveland Indians can't afford to sign him to an extension, Lindor is the biggest potential name on the trade market this offseason. Should the Mets make a move to add the five-tool shortstop and what would it take to a land him in a trade? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
21 min
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How Did Tampa Become World Series Contenders?
The Tampa Bay Rays have consistently proven to be one of the smartest and best-run organizations in all of baseball. What were some of the shrewd trades they have made over the last few years that put them in position to be World Series bound? Also what can the Mets learn from seeing how the Rays operate? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
18 min
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East Coast Dodgers
Mike Puma of the New York Post wrote a great article describing how Steve Cohen will overhaul the Mets, bringing them the technology and analytics that the Wilpons simply ignored. What changes will be made and how will they impact the franchise for years to come. Also Puma cited the Mets as potentially becoming the Dodgers of the East Coast. Can the Mets really find the same level of sustained success under Cohen, as the Dodgers have enjoyed in L.A.? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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The Mets Ceiling Had They Made the Playoffs
As we enter the league championship round of this year's playoffs, it is time to ponder what could have been had the Mets won out over their last weekend and made the postseason. Would they still be playing? Or would they have just been embarrassed early? Also which two teams will advance to the World Series? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get 20% off your next order.
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Should the Mets Give Stroman the Qualifying Offer?
Major League Baseball has set the qualifying offer for the upcoming season at $18.9 million. What does that mean for the teams with impending free agents who are tendered the offer, or for teams signing free agents who who decline the QO? Also should the Mets give Marcus Stroman the $18.9 million offer after he opted-out of the 2020 season. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Clippers Comparision to the Mets
The Los Angeles Clippers were sold to an extremely wealthy billionaire named Steve back in 2014, due to the failures of their previous ownership. Sound familiar? Today we explore the comparisons between Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and soon-to-be Mets owner Steve Cohen. Each represents the wealthiest owner in their respective sport and the comparison between these franchises don't stop there. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Michael Conforto's Superstar Season Warrants Ne...
Michael Conforto put together a career-year this season, producing as one of the best right fielders in the MLB. What was the key to his success at the plate and where did he rank among the game's best? Also with his great performance over the last few years, is it time to lock up Conforto to a long-term contract extension before he hits free agency? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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What's Next For Steven Matz?
Steve Matz just struggled through the worst year of his career, leaving plenty of doubts about his future with the Mets. Where do his numbers rank among other pitchers in baseball, and how does he compare to former left-handed Met Jon Niese. Also with his lack of success, what will Matz's role be in 2021? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Buyer's Market Could Bring J.T. Realmuto to Queens
The Phillies owner says that J.T. Realmuto will be going to free agency, as his team struggles to figure out what their financial standing will be amid the pandemic. With teams losing revenue, are we in for a buyer's market in free agency? Also with the potential for a buyer's market how can the Mets structure a deal that lands them Realmuto on their terms. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Luis Guillorme's Case for an Everyday Role
We continue the offseason player evaluations by looking at Luis Guillorme's season and his growth as an offensive player over the last few years. With his great glove defensively and an improved bat, does Guillorme warrant more playing time? Also which player from the 1986 World Champion Mets does Guillorme remind Ryan of? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Seth Lugo's Role in 2021
The New York Mets once again experimented with moving Seth Lugo out of the bullpen and into the starting rotation this year and saw mixed results. Should the Mets continue with the experiment next season? Or instead return him to the pen where he has thrived. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Is J.D. Davis a Potential Trade Chip?
The New York Mets have a roster full of talented young position players all over the diamond. Still there are some holes and areas of duplication heading into this offseason. Where can the Mets make some moves to get better? One of those potential moves could be a trading J.D. Davis for some starting pitching. Would the Mets consider moving on from Davis to acquire a veteran starter like Lance Lynn? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Jacob DeGrom Keeps Getting Better With Age
We kick off the first player evaluation for the 2020 season with the Mets best player, Jacob deGrom. Where did Jake finish when it comes to the Cy Young race? Also with at least two more years left on his contract, what does deGrom's future look like with the Mets? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Fitting End to the Wilpon Era
The New York Mets ended up blowing an opportunity to sneak into the playoffs as the team's in front of them lost as well. What was it about this team that could not get the job done when it mattered most? But after 18 years of struggle, the Wilpon era looks to finally be over. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Mets Officially Eliminated from Playoffs
The New York Mets have been an extreme disappointment this season and their year officially came to an end on Saturday, when they were eliminated from the playoffs. Why couldn't the Mets figure it out this season? Also David Peterson and Andres Gimenez were the one redeeming part of this season, as the two rookies surprised and outperformed everyone's expectations. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Sandy Alderson to Become President of Baseball Ops
Steve Cohen has announced that if he is approved by the MLB as the owner of the Mets Sandy Alderson will take over as the President of Baseball and Business Operations. This would officially reunite Alderson with the franchise ran as the GM for eight years. Why would Alderson want to return. and what does this mean for Cohen's chances of approval and the future of the Mets? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Trevor Bauer Would Look Good in Blue and Orange
The New York Mets lost again on Wednesday, dropping yet another series in a disappointing season. While they are essentially eliminated from the playoffs, there is still a miracle scenario that ends with the Mets in the playoffs, albeit with a losing record. With all eyes on the Cy Young race, Trevor Bauer put himself out in front with an outstanding performance on three days rest. Could the impending free agent be a good fit in the Mets rotation next season? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Locked On Knicks Crossover: Dolan vs. the Wilpons
Alex Wolfe of Locked On Knicks and Ryan Finkelstein of Locked On Mets talk about the two orange and blue teams in NY. Included: parallels between the two losing franchises, James Dolan vs. the Wilpons in a cage match for worst owner, Steve Cohen the savior, and more! Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Jacob DeGrom's Case For Third-Straight Cy Young
The New York Mets lost another game and are essentially out of the playoff race, but Jacob deGrom is in prime position for his third-straight Cy Young. Where does he rank among some of the all-time great after another 14-strikeout performance on Monday. Also who is in his way to win the Cy Young again and why is deGrom still the most deserving candidate. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
23 min
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Sandy Alderson Returning to the Mets
There were reports on Sunday that a familiar face could be returning to the Mets front office, as former general manger Sandy Alderson may be part of new owner Steve Cohen's baseball operations. What would the return of Alderson mean for the Mets and current GM Brodie Van Wagenen? Also the Mets completed a few of their in-season trades over the weekend, announcing the players to be named later in two of those deals. Who did the Mets give up and was either trade worth it? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Mets Showing Life with 10 Games Left
The New York Mets closed out their season series against the Phillies in a dramatic fashion, once again coming from behind to beat their division foe. Seth Lugo got knocked out of the game early, but behind great pitching from the bullpen and a resilient offense, the Mets got a much-needed win. Now comes the Braves, as the Mets will look to keep this momentum to get back into playoff position. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
18 min
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Mets Overcome DeGrom's Injury and Rally Against...
The New York Mets were dealt a scary blow on Wednesday when Jacob deGrom exited the game after pitching just two innings due to a hamstring injury. Luckily the injury does not appear to be too significant, but how should the Mets manage his starts with little time left in a mostly lost season? Now despite losing deGrom, the Mets rallied back late in that game behind a breakout performance from J.D. Davis. With Davis powering the offense and some great work out of the bullpen, New York had a victory that saved their season....At least for one night. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
19 min
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Looking Forward to the Steve Cohen Era
The New York Mets suffered another disappointing loss on Tuesday but there are brighter days ahead. Steve Cohen has officially come to terms with the Wilpon and Katz families and will become the new owner of the Mets. What is next for Cohen in the process of becoming the Mets owner? Also what should Cohen do once he is in charge of this franchise to create a culture of winning in Queens. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Must-Sweep Series vs. Philly
If the New York Mets want to play baseball in October, they have start winning fast. With this series set to begin against the Philadelphia Phillies, the Mets desperately need a sweep. What will it take for them to get one against the Phillies. MLB.com has released their Statcast powered defensive metric, outs above average (OAA). Where do Mets players stack up when it comes to OAA and what has that meant for their defense? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Amed Rosario's Future in New York
The New York Mets were unable to beat the Toronto Blue Jays over the weekend, opening the series with a blowout win but losing the final two games. Listen for a recap of what the series and what moments cost them a chance to get an extra win. With the emergence of Andres Gimenez, Amed Rosario's future with the franchise is in flux. What should the Mets do with their two shortstops moving forward? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Now or Never for the Mets
The New York Mets have 16 games left and a lot of ground to make up in the National League East. What lies ahead for each team in this division and how can the Mets benefit from their schedule? With one of the better lineups in the MLB, which is red-hot right now, the Mets can go on a run. The problem is their pitching which has been awful this year, particularly their rotation. What can change over the remainder of their season to put the Mets in the playoffs? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Michael Conforto Becoming a Superstar to Build ...
The New York Mets desperately needed to win a game Wednesday night, but found themselves in a early hole due to another poor start from Rick Porcello. Luckily the team showed great fight, clawing back into the game with great defense and timely dingers. The biggest play of the game was a leaping catch by Michael Conforto, saving three runs and potentially the Mets season. Listen for why the Mets need to spare no expense to keep him in Queens long-term. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Where Does the Rotation Go From Here?
The New York Mets got blown out by the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, as Michael Wacha was rocked in another start. Can the Mets continue to have him pitch every fifth day if his performance does not improve? Also Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are not giving up on their pursuit of buying the Mets, even though the sale to Steve Cohen is all but wrapped up. What are their plans to change that and is there any hope? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Fallout From Losing Zack Wheeler
The New York Mets let Zack Wheeler walk in free agency and now he is starring for a division rival. What would the Mets look like had they just signed Wheeler in the offseason, or even sooner by extending him while he was under contract last year. Also the Mets lost a tough one on Monday, battling back from down 6-0 to take a lead but ultimately lose late to the Phillies. What is next for the Mets as they try to make something out of their season. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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Mets 2019 All-Stars Starting to Show Up
The New York Mets capped off their weekend with a blowout victory over the Philadelphia Phillies, which saw them score 14 runs. With an offense that has been firing on all cylinders, a pitching staff that seems to have settled and a favorable schedule compared to their chief division rivals, the Mets may finally be ready to put themselves in playoff position. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
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