Episodes
Gear up for the Winter Meetings by listening to Mike Silva of Talkin’ Mets and Jeffrey Bellone of Mets Fix break down the starting pitching market, bullpen, and offensive upgrades heading into the Winter Meetings. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/26/23
Published 11/26/23
Since starting the Hot Stove, Mike Silva has focused on free-agent starting pitching. What about the trade market? Hear his thoughts on some of the top targets and the complexities of acquiring each . He also starts to suggest offensive pieces that can help in 2024. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/26/23
Want to know about the experience at the Mets Fantasy Camp? Mike Silva is joined by a veteran of the experience who discusses what to expect when you sign up, what Mets luminaries are instructors, and the campers' thoughts on the current team. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/20/23
The Mets and the Yankees are hot for Yoshinobu Yamamoto. The Mets have never competed with the Yanks for a big free agent. Can David Stearns and Steve Cohen sell Yamamoto on why the new era in Flushing is better than the history of the Bronx? Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/19/23
Mike Silva is joined by MLB Reporter Michael Marino to talk about Pete Alonso's contract extension status, the possibility of a Juan Soto trade, what pitching is realistic for the Mets, and what names fans should expect to see connected to New York in the coming weeks. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/13/23
Mike Silva recaps David Stearns comments from the GM meetings about the direction he will take this offseason to rebuild the Mets. Mike opines about how all the uncertainty surrounding the organization makes this a difficult task and we might be disappointed if we are expecting sexy hot stove moves. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/13/23
Mike Silva is joined by long-time writer for MLB.com and MILB,com, Jed Weisberger, as they "look under the hood" and discuss what the Mets are getting with Carlos Mendoza as their manager. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/08/23
Mike Silva reacts to Craig Counsell turning the Mets down for the Cubs, and his early thoughts on Carlos Mendoza. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/08/23
How should the Mets approach their starting rotation in 2024? Mike gives you his thoughts and who the top free agent targets should be. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/06/23
Mike Silva talks about the latest in the Mets managerial search and wonders if the Texas Rangers give them a blueprint about how to win in 2024. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 11/06/23
Tommy Pham continues to say the Mets don't work hard. Is this accurate or perhaps more an indictment of how the game is coached in modern baseball? Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/29/23
Mike Silva looks at the latest news regarding Craig Counsell and where the Mets are at in recruiting him as their next manager. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/29/23
What is Billy Eppler's Legacy and how is he connected to Hubie Brooks and R.A. Dickey? Listen to Mike and find out. Hear his thoughts on Zack Wheeler, the RSN bubble, and get his big announcement. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/23/23
There aren't any leaks from the Mets front office, but the signs all point to Craig Counsell being the "apple" of their eye. Is everyone else just a distant Plan B? Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/23/23
Mike Silva is joined by guest co-host Steve Keane as they riff on things Mets past and present. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/15/23
Mike Silva discusses why Carlos Beltran's managerial candidacy should be reexamined. Also hear his thoughts on the current MLB playoff format and whether it should be changed. Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/15/23
Jim Allen of the Japan Baseball Weekly Podcast joins me to discuss who we should look for the Mets to recruit from Japan this offseason. Our Sponsors: * Check out Factor: http://factor75.com/mets50 and use code mets50 to get 50% off! Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/08/23
Mike Silva discusses the resignation of Billy Eppler and how MLB is sending Steve Cohen a "message" with their investigation into the phantom IL. Our Sponsors: * Check out Factor: http://factor75.com/mets50 and use code mets50 to get 50% off! Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/08/23
Mike Silva discusses the David Stearns press conference, initial reactions, what we learned, and what is next with hiring a manager. Our Sponsors: * Check out Factor: http://factor75.com/mets50 and use code mets50 to get 50% off! Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/04/23
Mike discusses what he's learned about the Mets since August 1st and whether any of it can lead to better days in 2024. Hear his thoughts on milestones and whether the new rules have watered down historic benchmarks. Daniel Murphy was in town and he can teach David Stearns a Mets history lesson. Our Sponsors: * Check out Factor: http://factor75.com/mets50 and use code mets50 to get 50% off! Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out:...
Published 10/02/23
Daniel Murphy was at Citi Field to say goodbye to his career and the fans. What can David Stearns learn from how the Mets handled Murphy after 2015? Hear Mike Silva's take on a unique player in Mets history, Our Sponsors: * Check out Factor: http://factor75.com/mets50 and use code mets50 to get 50% off! Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/02/23
Francisco Lindor is part of the 30/30 club. With four players hitting that milestone are the new rules taking away from the special benchmarks that make baseball the game we love? Mike Silva discusses. Our Sponsors: * Check out Factor: http://factor75.com/mets50 and use code mets50 to get 50% off! Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/02/23
Mike Silva reacts to the firing of Buck Showalter and recaps what he saw the final 8 weeks of the season and whether it helps bring better days to 2024. Our Sponsors: * Check out Factor: http://factor75.com/mets50 and use code mets50 to get 50% off! Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 10/02/23
Mike Silva is joined by Will Sammon of The Athletic to discuss Buck Showalter's future, Pete Alonso's extension, and what went wrong with the 2023 Mets. Our Sponsors: * Check out Factor: http://factor75.com/mets50 and use code mets50 to get 50% off! Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brands Privacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy
Published 09/24/23