Mets News & Notes

Mets Should Consider Going After Gerardo Parra

An article by posted on July 10, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Should Consider Going After Gerardo Parra

According to Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports, Mets insiders believe the Cubs will not trade shortstop Addison Russell until the offseason if at all. “The Cubs are more likely to be in the business of maintaining their big-league roster while adding a starting pitcher or, perhaps, dealing Starlin Castro instead.” First of all, the Cubs trading Russell […]

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Why Didn’t Mets DL Cuddyer When His Knee First Swelled Up?

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Why Didn’t Mets DL Cuddyer When His Knee First Swelled Up?

New York Mets left fielder Michael Cuddyer was out of the lineup again on Wednesday. It was the sixth game he’s missed in the team’s last eight, because of his sore and swollen left knee. Cuddyer received cortisone and lubricant injections in his knee last Wednesday, but apparently to no avail. According to manager Terry Collins, […]

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With A’s In Holding Pattern, Ben Zobrist Staying Put For Now

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
With A’s In Holding Pattern, Ben Zobrist Staying Put For Now

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the A’s are still in a holding pattern and unsure if they’ll be buyers or sellers before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. That means that at least for the time being, Ben Zobrist is most likely staying put. Last week we learned that the Mets and Oakland A’s were discussing a […]

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Should The Mets Stay The Course?

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Should The Mets Stay The Course?

Mark Simon of ESPN NY argues that the Mets should not make a big move at the trading deadline. With the Mets playoff odds sitting at 19% according to Fangraphs, he believes the Mets are unlikely to climb back in the race even with a trade for Justin Upton or Ben Zobrist. “So though it […]

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Little Roller Up Along First… Behind the Bag! It Gets Through…Hernandez?

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Little Roller Up Along First… Behind the Bag! It Gets Through…Hernandez?

October 25, 1986: Boston: It took 68 years for the Red Sox to end the ‘Curse of the Bambino’ and they did it in historic fashion in front of a sold-out Fenway Park. The heavily favored Mets, winners of 108 regular season games, turned to Bob Ojeda in hopes of forcing a game 7. Trailing […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Stays Hot, Thompson With Four Hits

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Stays Hot, Thompson With Four Hits

Las Vegas (49-38) 10, Salt Lake 5 The Las Vegas offense was an extra base hit machine producing nine of them on the night incuding two doubles a piece by Dilson Herrera, Cory Vaughn, and Dan Rohlfing. Travis Taijeron had two extra base hits as well, his 11th double and 15th homerun of the season. […]

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This Date In Mets History: Qualls Breaks Up Seaver’s Perfect Game

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
This Date In Mets History: Qualls Breaks Up Seaver’s Perfect Game

On this date in 1969, Chicago Cubs outfielder Jimmy Qualls  hit a clean sinking single into left-center with one out in the ninth inning to break up a perfect game by Tom Seaver. The scene of the crime was a packed Shea Stadium and a dejected Seaver had to settle for a one-hit, 4-0 shutout. […]

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California Dreaming: DeGrom Wraps Up A Stellar First Half

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
California Dreaming: DeGrom Wraps Up A Stellar First Half

How about that… The Mets wrapped up what was supposed to be a tough West Coast road trip by taking two of three from both the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants to give them a neat and tidy 4-2 California swing. Make no mistake the offense still has a long way to […]

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Mets Prospect Merandy Gonzalez Tosses No-Hitter For GCL Mets

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Prospect Merandy Gonzalez Tosses No-Hitter For GCL Mets

Right-hander Merandy Gonzalez threw a seven inning no-hitter for the GCL Mets this afternoon, in a 1-0 win over the GCL Marlins at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida. Gonzalez, 19, was making just his second start of the season and has appeared three times in relief. In his first start, he tossed five perfect innings and […]

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Dominic Smith Named FSL Player Of Month For June

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Named FSL Player Of Month For June

  Dominic Smith had a dreadful start to his season hitting .220/.256/.244 with one extra base hit and nine strikeouts in the month of April while also missing time with a leg injury. Smith started to swing the bat much better in the month of May hitting .276/.321/.429 with 13 doubles, 23 RBI, and his […]

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