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David Wright Is Swinging A Bat

An article by posted on January 4, 2017 0 Comments
David Wright Is Swinging A Bat

Mets third baseman David Wright was at the Hampton Roads Sports Academy in Norfolk, Virginia and was video taped swinging a bat in their indoors batting cage last week.   Wright, 34, was knocked out for the season when he underwent neck surgery last June. Before that, he had hit .226/.350/.438 with seven home runs and 14 […]

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Pitchers and Catchers Report on February 12

An article by posted on December 1, 2016 0 Comments
Pitchers and Catchers Report on February 12

The New York Mets have announced that pitchers and catchers will report on February 12 of next year. Position players will report on February 17 with the first workout scheduled for the 19th. Original Report – Nov 15 The New York Mets today announced that the club will open its 2017 Spring Training Grapefruit League […]

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Press Release: St. Lucie County Extends Contract with New York Mets for 25 Years

An article by posted on November 15, 2016 0 Comments
Press Release: St. Lucie County Extends Contract with New York Mets for 25 Years

St. Lucie County Commissioners unanimously approved a new Facilities Use Agreement (FUA) with the New York Mets to provide $55 million in renovations to Tradition Field and keep professional baseball in Port St. Lucie for another 25 years. Furthermore the new agreement provides a substantial increase, roughly $400,000 a year, in promotional efforts by the […]

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Syndergaard Will Not Require Surgery For Bone Spur

An article by posted on November 8, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Will Not Require Surgery For Bone Spur

Sandy Alderson met with reporters on Tuesday, and said right-hander Noah Syndergaard will not have surgery to remove a bone spur in his pitching elbow. “I think this one is so insignificant in the eyes of the physicians,” said Alderson. “It was probably blown a little out of proportion last year, which tends to happen around […]

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Mets Asst. GM Ricco Not Getting Twins Job

An article by posted on September 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Asst. GM Ricco Not Getting Twins Job

Update -  According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN, Mets assistant GM John Ricco is no longer in the mix for the Minnesota Twins VP of Baseball Operations job. Original Report September 16th – The Minnesota Twins are expected to ask the New York Mets for permission to speak to assistant general manager John Ricco for […]

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Jacob deGrom Will Have Elbow Surgery This Week

An article by posted on September 20, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Will Have Elbow Surgery This Week

Mets RHP Jacob deGrom has opted for season-ending surgery to repair the ulnar nerve in his right elbow. He will have the procedure this week, Terry Collins told reporters before Tuesday’s game with the Braves. DeGrom, 28, was initially slated to pitch last Sunday, but after throwing a bullpen session Friday, he felt the recurring […]

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Mets Fire Long-Time Minor League Medical Coordinator Mike Herbst

An article by posted on September 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Fire Long-Time Minor League Medical Coordinator Mike Herbst

The Mets have fired their long-time medical coordinator for the minor leagues, Mike Herbst, as reported by ESPN’s Adam Rubin. Herbst had been head trainer Ray Ramirez’s assistant at the big-league level in between his stints as the minor league medical coordinator. He also served as the athletic trainer for the Brooklyn Cyclones back in 2001. I’m sure […]

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Noah Syndergaard In Line To Start Wild Card Game

An article by posted on September 19, 2016 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard In Line To Start Wild Card Game

Terry Collins has the postseason on his mind. This afternoon at Citi Field, the Mets’ manager told reporters that the rotation is set up so that right-hander Noah Syndergaard is in line to start the National League Wild Card game on Wednesday, October 5. In two starts against the Giants this season, Syndergaard is 1-1 with […]

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Montero Will Start in Place of DeGrom on Tuesday

An article by posted on September 3, 2016 0 Comments
Montero Will Start in Place of DeGrom on Tuesday

RHP Rafael Montero is expected to get the start on Tuesday when the New York Mets take on the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. Montero will be pitching in place of the injured Jacob deGrom, who was diagnosed with right forearm inflammation and prescribed more rest. Terry Collins explained that Montero will be […]

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Neil Walker Explains Decision To Have Season-Ending Back Surgery

An article by posted on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Explains Decision To Have Season-Ending Back Surgery

Neil Walker told reporters that after seriously deliberating his situation and considering the advice of several doctors, he made the difficult decision to end his season and have surgery to repair the herniated disc in his back which also caused numbing in one of his toes. The surgery typically has a three-month recovery, and Walker […]

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