Anthony Recker

Den Dekker Gets Unexpected Audition With Four Weeks To Go

August 27, 2013 // 0 Comments

With the Mets trading Marlon Byrd to the Pittsburgh Pirates today, the door is left open for one of the biggest enigmas in the organization: Matt den Dekker. Den Dekker, 26, was a fifth-round draft pick in 2010 after an illustrious career at the University of Florida. The outfielder gradually rose [...]

Some Surprises As Opening Day Roster Takes Shape

March 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Mets made some moves yesterday to clear out the 40-man roster in preparation for Opening Day. Here’s what happened: The Mets exposed Darin Gorski and Reese Havens to the waiver wire to clear two more spots. Both cleared waivers and are headed to the minors, according to Adam Rubin. In a [...]