Locked On Mets - Daily Podcast On The...

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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Baseball
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Pete Alonso Primed for Bounce Back Campaign
Pete Alonso endured a sophomore slump in 2020, but should be primed for a bounce back campaign in 2021. What will it take for Alonso to return to the form from his rookie year, where he led the National League in RBI? Host Ryan Finkelstein also recaps the Grapefruit League action 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 “LOCKEDON20,” 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. 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.
25 min
827
Bullpen Concerns Still Loom with Familia and Be...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down Thursday's win over the Washington Nationals, where Pete Alonso and Brandon Nimmo both hit home runs to power the New York Mets to a victory. Ryan also talks about the performance of Dellin Betances and Jeurys Familia and the concerns over if they can produce out of the Mets bullpen. Finally, with the news that all talks of bringing back the universal DH and the expanded playoffs are dead, how does that impact the Mets and fans for this 2021 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. 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. 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.
26 min
828
Predicting Mets Bench on Opening Day
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the last few days of Grapefruit League action, which brought us the first telecast on SNY of this spring. He discusses Marcus Stroman's first start, as well as the emergence of new faces in camp for the New York Mets like Jordan Yamamoto and Kevin Pillar. Finally, Ryan gives his early prediction on what the Mets bench will look like come Opening Day and what positional battles could take place before then. 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. 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.
25 min
829
Deep Dive Into Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carr...
Host Ryan Finkelstein is joined by Jeremy Lawless, host of the CLETribeCast to talk about Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco. Lawless explains why Cleveland fans have soured on Lindor since his departure, but breaks down what he bring to the table for the New York Mets. He also raves about everything “Cookie” brings to the Mets, both on and off the field. 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. 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.
27 min
830
Francisco Lindor Could Become Best Mets' Shorts...
The Grapefruit League is under way, as the New York Mets played their first spring training game on Monday. Prior to the game, team president Sandy Alderson spoke with the media and talked about the team's offseason. Is he happy with his team heading into the season? Also, today Matt Musico of Metsmerized joined the show to talk about his latest piece on Francisco Lindor. If Lindor lives up to his projected performance, we could be seeing the best shortstop the Mets have ever had. 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. 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.
27 min
831
Mets X-Factors: J.D. Davis at Third and Sam McW...
Exploring some of the x-factors for the New York Mets in the 2021 season, we take a look at Sam McWilliams and the potential impact he could have as a dynamic arm coming out of the bullpen. Also as J.D. Davis appears set to receive a lot of playing time at third base, what can the Mets expect out of the 27-year-old? Also Thomas Hall of Metsmerized joins the show to talk about a recent article he wrote breaking down Davis' defense and what he could do to improve this 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. 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. 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.
24 min
832
Jacob DeGrom Mentors Mets Top Pitching Prospect...
The New York Mets top pitching prospect, Matt Allan, is one of the budding stars in this year's camp, as he has received rave reviews from coaches and players alike. Allan is being mentored by the best pitcher on the planet in Jacob deGrom, promising a bright future for the young hurler. Along with talking about Allan, we also cover some of the running themes of spring training thus far, such as the use of analytics to help the Mets defense and the return of hitting coach Chili Davis. 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
833
Locked On Diamondbacks Crossover on Taijuan Walker
Millard Thomas, host of Locked On Diamondbacks, joins the show to give his take on what the New York Mets are getting in Taijuan Walker. Thomas shares his take on Walker's years in Arizona and their decision to non-tender him prior to the 2020 season. He also explains where Walker finds success as pitcher and what fans can expect for him over the next few seasons in 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. 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
834
Do the Syracuse Mets Have an MLB-Caliber Rotation?
Metsmerized's Jack Ramsey is once again on the show for part two of our conversation about the New York Mets pitching depth. Today we examine if the Syracuse Mets rotation compares favorably to some of the worst rotations in baseball, as the Mets Triple-A team has a ton of MLB talent this year. 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.
25 min
835
Analyzing Mets Triple-A Pitching Depth with Jac...
Fellow Metsmerized contributor Jack Ramsey joins the show to talk about the pitching depth the New York Mets have stockpiled this offseason. The Mets now have one of the deepest stables of MLB-caliber starters and behind them, there are still some interesting prospects who can develop as well. Ramsey goes through some of the more exciting arms the Mets have, while also looking at the differences compared to year's past where New York was very thin in terms of depth. Also we begin to look at how the Syracuse Mets rotation stacks up to some MLB team's rotations as part of this two-part episode. 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 Sign Taijuan Walker to Round Out Rotation
The New York Mets signed Taijuan Walker to a two-year, $20 million contract with a player option for a third year. What does Walker bring to the Mets as the final piece of their rotation? Also we take a look into the incredible depth the Mets have built this offseason when it comes to their pitching, as they have an endless supply of MLB-caliber starters in camp. 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
837
What's Left for the Mets to Address this Offsea...
Rob Piersall of MetsmerizedOnline.com joins the show to talk about where things stand with the Mets as spring training gets under way. Is the need to add another starting pitcher being overblown, or should signing Taijuan Walker be a priority? Can the Mets bullpen sustain the loss of Seth Lugo without any further additions and should the Mets feel comfortable entering the season with their current situation at third base? 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
838
Mets Still Searching For Pitching in Free Agency
The New York Mets have expressed some interesting in signing free agent starting pitcher Taijuan Walker. Should the Mets sign the starter, despite the inconsistency he has displayed throughout his career? They have also been in contact with relievers Jeremy Jeffress and Trevor Rosenthal, especially after Seth Lugo went down with an injury. What do those relievers bring to the table and which should the Mets make a priority? 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
839
The Jolly Olive Joins the Show
Jolly Olive is a budding YouTube channel with great baseball content, which includes videos about Mets history. Jack Oliver, creator of Jolly Olive, joins the show to talk about his channel, reminisce about past obscure Mets moments and to discuss 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. 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
840
Mets Make Surpising Signing, Land Kevin Pillar
The New York Mets shocked us all on Monday night, when they signed Kevin Pillar to a one-year deal with a mutual option for a second year. Why did the Mets sign Pillar after making a similar move with Albert Almora already? Also we finally take a deep dive into the potential of a Luis Guillorme/J.D. Davis platoon at third base. 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
841
Seth Lugo Likely to Miss Opening Day
Seth Lugo is likely to miss the start of the season after having surgery to remove a bone spur from his pitching elbow. How will the Mets bullpen fare without Lugo? There was also plenty of free agent news over the weekend, as Mets targets Jake Arrieta, James Paxton and Justin Turner all signed with other teams. New York settled on adding some more pitching depth ahead of spring training, adding veterans Mike Montgomery and Tommy Hunter on minor league deals. 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
842
Kris Bryant Trade on the Horizon?
The New York Mets appear to be interested in trading for former MVP Kris Bryant, as the Cubs are looking to move the three-time All-Star. How much of an upgrade is Bryant over J.D. Davis and should the Mets make this move? Also, New York DFA'd Brad Brach on Thursday to make room for Jonathan Villar on the 40-man roster. Where does the Mets bullpen stand now without Brach? 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
843
BONUS EPISODE – Locked On Today – The only 20 m...
The latest from Atlanta where they are getting ready to host an NBA All-Star game that players don't want and fans are confused over. LeBron James sends the Lakers into overtime against the Thunder. The Suns ended the Milwaukee Bucks win streak. Karl-Anthony Towns returned for the first time since contracting COVID-19. A 5-team trade in the WNBA. Are the Jets the most interesting NFL team this offseason? Plus, Can the Vikings pull off what the Buccaneers did? It's the Q of the day.
16 min
844
Mets Active on the Trade Market, Acquire CF Pro...
The New York Mets were part of a three-team trade on Wednesday, acquiring outfielder Khalil Lee in a deal that sent Andrew Benintendi from the Boston Red Sox to the Kansas City Royals. What does this trade mean for the Mets and what are they getting in Lee? Also as the Mets remain active in the trade market, what other deals could be on the horizon as New York looks to keep adding to their team ahead of 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. 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
845
Analysis of Jonathan Villar Signing and Mets Pr...
Host of Locked Marlins AND Locked On MLB Prospects, Aram Leighton joins the show to give his insight on Jonathan Villar, after watching him play in Miami last season. Aram explains why this is a puzzling signing for the Mets, but one that certainly has plenty of upside. Leighton also puts on his prospect analysis hat and shares his thoughts on the players New York gave up to acquire Francisco Lindor. He also highlights some of the top prospects currently in the Mets system. 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.
22 min
846
Mets Sign Jonathan Villar and MLB Says No DH in...
The New York Mets signed utility infielder Jonathan Villar on Tuesday to a one-year, $3.55 million deal. What does the speedy Villar bring to the Mets? Also Major League Baseball has announced that there will be no universal DH in 2021. How does this impact the Mets and their ability to play both Dominic Smith and Pete Alonso? 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
847
Mets Sign Center Fielder Albert Almora Jr.
The New York Mets made a signing on Sunday, coming to terms on a deal to acquire Albert Almora Jr. What does Almora bring to the Mets as a defense-first center fielder? Also now that they have signed Almora, are the Mets done addressing their outfield? Or could we still see New York sign the best defensive center field on the market, Jackie Bradley Jr. 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
848
Trevor Bauer Trolls the Mets All the Way L.A.
The last 48 hours have been nothing but drama when it comes to Trevor Bauer and his free agency. Ultimately after trolling Mets fans for a day plus, Bauer announced his decision to sign with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Still, the Mets may be better off without him, as they have a loaded team already and once again have even more financial flexibility to keep adding to it. 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
849
Mets Interested in Marwin Gonzalez and Rich Hill
On Wednesday we learned that the New York Mets have some interest in signing free agents Marwin Gonzalez and Rich Hill. Is Gonzalez the best fit to fill the utility man role off the Mets bench and would Hill be the right signing to round out the rotation? Also the Mets have been featured prominently in MLB Network's Top 10 Right Now series this offseason. What does all that top-end talent signal for the club's future? 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 Trade for RHP Jordan Yamamoto
The New York Mets made a trade on Monday, acquiring recently DFA'd starter Jordan Yamamoto. What can the 24-year-old bring to the Mets this 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. 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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