Minaya pleased with progress

For the Mets, the true impact of this year's Winter Meetings may not be known until at least a couple of weeks have passed. That's because general manager Omar Minaya believes his groundwork set will pay dividends in the very near future.
December 8, 2006

Mota suspended 50 games

NEW YORK -- Reliever Guillermo Mota, who finished the season with the New York Mets, has been suspended for 50 games after violating Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment program.
November 1, 2006