David Hong

David Hong is a huge, diehard Mets fan since back in the 80s. He graduated from St John's University with a B.S. in Sports Management.

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Alderson: David Wright Is Our Third Baseman

An article by posted on December 5, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson: David Wright Is Our Third Baseman

Mets GM Sandy Alderson told reporters during the Winter Meetings on Monday that team captain David Wright will be the main third baseman, despite the infield depth and Wright coming off another injury-plagued season. Wright is on track to start baseball activities later this month. “I think that we’re very hopeful he’s gonna be able […]

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DeGrom Has A 1.79 ERA Over His Last Seven Starts

An article by posted on August 8, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Has A 1.79 ERA Over His Last Seven Starts

Despite a sluggish start with questions about a loss in velocity. right-hander Jacob deGrom is having himself another strong season in 2016 and he’s emerged as the team’s most reliable starter and one that ranks among the league’s best. Against a tough Detroit Tigers lineup, deGrom kept them off the board for six innings before […]

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Daniel Murphy Stands Up For Sandy Alderson

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Stands Up For Sandy Alderson

Even though he now plays for the Mets’ biggest division rival, for once, Daniel Murphy‘s heart may have still been in Queens. During the fifth inning of the MLB All Star game, there was a brief moment to Stand Up To Cancer, for everyone to remember those suffering from this disease. All the players, managers, […]

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Mets Set Franchise Record For Home Runs In First-Half

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Set Franchise Record For Home Runs In First-Half

Despite losing 3 out of 4 to the division rival Washington Nationals, the New York Mets did achieve a significant milestone as they enter the All Star break. With two home runs on Sunday, the Mets set a new franchise record for most homers in the first-half with 122, besting the previous mark of 120 […]

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Mets Enjoying Highest Average Attendance Since Citi Field Debuted In 2009

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Enjoying Highest Average Attendance Since Citi Field Debuted In 2009

So far this season, the New York Mets are enjoying their highest average attendance since Citi Field opened in 2009. Here is how the Mets’ average attendance has looked over the last six years during Sandy Alderson’s tenure: 2011 – 30,108  (-2,293) 2012 – 28,035  (-2,073) 2013 – 26,695   (-1,340)  2014 – 24,860  (-1,835) […]

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Terry Collins Committed To Wilmer Flores At Third Base

An article by posted on June 21, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Committed To Wilmer Flores At Third Base

With David Wright possibly shelved for the rest of this season after undergoing neck surgery, there has been talk of the New York Mets perhaps getting a third baseman. But as of now, manager Terry Collins said he will stick with Wilmer Flores, who has been the team’s best hitter over the last two weeks. Flores has […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Started At Catcher On Saturday

An article by posted on June 11, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Started At Catcher On Saturday

Travis d’Arnaud started at catcher for the first time since he began his rehab assignment with Single-A St. Lucie last week. D’Arnaud, 27, went 2-for-4 with a run and two RBI while catching seven innings on Saturday. He’s expected to rejoin the Mets in 10-12 days barring any setbacks according to Terry Collins.  Original Report – […]

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Noah Syndergaard Excels In Relief Again

An article by posted on June 1, 2016 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Excels In Relief Again

We all remember Noah Syndergaard coming out of the bullpen in Game 5 of the NLDS against the Los Angeles Dodgers, and pitching a huge scoreless seventh inning with two strikeouts including the red-hot Justin Turner to end that inning. On Tuesday night, it was deja vu as Syndergaard once again came out of the […]

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Alejandro De Aza Starts Working Out At First Base

An article by posted on May 20, 2016 0 Comments
Alejandro De Aza Starts Working Out At First Base

New York Mets outfielder Alejandro De Aza has received sparse playing time because of the team’s outfield depth, but that may change. According to a report by Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, De Aza started working out at first base to give the Mets more flexibility and perhaps increase his playing time. De Aza […]

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Steven Matz Good To Go Friday Against Brewers

An article by posted on May 19, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Good To Go Friday Against Brewers

Steven Matz cleared his final hurdle and threw a successful bullpen on Wednesday. The left-hander proclaimed himself ready to go and will rejoin the rotation on Friday for his start against the Milwaukee Brewers. Earlier in the week, the team announced that Matz had no structural damage in his elbow. Initially the plan was to have […]

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