Say hello to the Syracuse Mets

Say hello to the Syracuse Mets
With New York state luminaries and high-ranking Mets officials in attendance in Syracuse on Tuesday, the Mets announced a pending agreement to keep the organization’s Triple-A affiliate there for at least the next quarter century. The Mets intend to sign a 25-year lease at NBT Bank Stadium, on which the state of New York, Onondaga County and the city of... more

New York Mets will buy Syracuse Chiefs, bring its Triple-A team to Syracuse

The New York Mets have reached an agreement to buy the Syracuse Chiefs and make the International League baseball team its top minor league affiliate, according to two sources briefed about the deal. Under terms of the agreement, the Mets will acquire ownership of the Triple-A Chiefs from the Community Baseball Club of Central New York Inc., and continue to... more

New York Mets COO Jeff Wilpon committed to Syracuse Chiefs, Central New York

The New York Mets and Syracuse Chiefs are now one. At least until 2026. The Mets made the move official on Tuesday, traveling up to Central New York to introduce themselves to city and state officials from NBT Bank Stadium. New York COO Jeff Wilpon was introduced by Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney, along with New York State Governor Andrew... more

Rochester Red Wings blank Syracuse in season opener

The Rochester Red Wings kicked off the 2017 season with a 10-0 road rout of the Syracuse Chiefs on Saturday, yet still have a losing record against the weather. After two consecutive postponements due to inclement weather on Thursday and Friday, both teams took the field for the first time at NBT Bank Stadium in Syracuse. Democrat & Chronicle: Read... more