Opening Day is over three months away, but it’s never too early to take a dive into the New York Mets roster projections for 2017.
The euphoria that surrounds Opening Day for baseball fans is a feeling unmatched by anything else this world has to offer. Well, maybe not anything, but close to it.
The New York Mets are coming off their second season in a row with a postseason appearance – something that, including now, has only happened twice in franchise history. So, needless to say, expectations in the Big Apple are high for the 2017 version of this team.
It has been a relatively slow offseason for general manager Sandy Alderson so far, but the moves he has made have been crucial to keeping the Mets deep postseason aspirations afloat.
So with Opening Day still over three months away, let’s take a way too early look at what the Mets’ 25-man roster could look like on April 3rd, 2017.