Neil Walker RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jay Bruce, Neil Walker want to remain Mets in 2018

    Newsday "Jay Bruce and Neil Walker have become de facto captains of the Mets during the prolonged absence of David Wright. Both have become go-to players for an accurate assessment of the team. Soon the pending free agents may be contemplating their own futures. With the Mets 11 1⁄2 games behind the NL..." June 06

  • Neil Walker contract talks with Mets hit a snag, sources say

    Newsday "Despite recent meetings between Mets general manager Sandy Alderson and representatives for second baseman Neil Walker — talks that stoked optimism for getting a deal done — sources said on Monday morning that the sides are no closer to hammering out a contract extension. Sources said contract..." February 20

  • Neil Walker, Mets still talking a new three-year deal

    New York Daily News "Neil Walker may be sticking around. The second baseman had been seeking a three-year deal with the Mets this winter before signing the $17.2 million qualifying offer. Sandy Alderson said Sunday that he has continued conversations with Walker’s agent, speaking as recently as Saturday, and he hoped..." February 19

  • Mets discussed extension in 3-year, $40M range with Walker

    New York Daily News "Before he made the decision to have surgery last summer, Neil Walker got some assurances from the Mets. Sandy Alderson did not guarantee the second baseman, who was facing free agency for the first time, the team would make him a qualifying offer, but the Mets GM gave him some comfort. “They..." February 15