Mets News & Notes

Alderson Expects Wright To Return When DL Stint Is Up

An article by posted on April 21, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson Expects Wright To Return When DL Stint Is Up

Sandy Alderson said David Wright rode a stationary bike on Monday and is now on track to return when his 15-day DL stint is up, reports Zach Braziller of the New York Post. Wright is eligible to return and be activated on April 30, when the Mets open a four-game series against the Washington Nationals […]

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After Huge FSL Debut, Conforto Named Player of the Week

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
After Huge FSL Debut, Conforto Named Player of the Week

Mets 2015 first rounder Michael Conforto had another big game on Sunday going 3-for-5, with a home run and a walk. Today he was recognized as the Player of the Week by the Florida State League for the period of April 9-19. Conforto has excelled through his first week-and-half with the Mets. In 11 games […]

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4 Up & 4 Down: The Good, the Bad, and the Freaking Awesome

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
4 Up & 4 Down: The Good, the Bad, and the Freaking Awesome

4 Up 1. A Significant Start The Mets have pulled off there second straight sweep and eighth straight win, taking 4 out of 4 from the Miami Marlins. The Mets are now 10-3 on the season which has only happened twice before in team history, in 1986 and in 2006, when they won the NL […]

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Jerry Blevins Out 6-8 Weeks With Fractured Left Forearm

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
Jerry Blevins Out 6-8 Weeks With Fractured Left Forearm

The news for reliever Jerry Blevins was much worse than his other injured teammates today. The team announced that the recently acquired reliever will be in a splint for a minimum of six weeks as the result of a distal radius fracture in the left forearm. Blevins suffered the injury on Sunday when he was […]

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Vic Black Has A Herniated Disk In Neck

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black Has A Herniated Disk In Neck

The team announced that Vic Black has been diagnosed with a herniated disk in the right side of his neck after undergoing an MRI on his neck and shoulder this morning. The herniated disk is what was causing the weakness in his triceps, according to team doctors at the Hospital for Special Surgery. The plan […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Out At Least 3-4 Weeks With Fractured Finger

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Out At Least 3-4 Weeks With Fractured Finger

The Mets announced that catcher Travis d’Arnaud will be in a splint for three weeks after being diagnosed with a metacarpal fracture of the little finger on his right hand. The plan is that after three weeks, and assuming the injury is still not sore or tender, d’Arnaud will be evaluated and allowed to resume […]

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MMO Players of the Week: The Metsiest Eight Game Winning Streak in History

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: The Metsiest Eight Game Winning Streak in History

This week will officially go down as the weirdest in Mets history. 8 wins in a row. First undefeated opening homestand in franchise history. First place. Finally beating the damn Marlins for once. Scoring runs at Citi Field! Ejections, catcher’s interference, (failed) challenges up the wazoo, beanballs, comebacks and Bartolo Colon RBIs. The Mets usually […]

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Collins Wants Contract Extension, But Mets Brass Ain’t Talking

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Wants Contract Extension, But Mets Brass Ain’t Talking

In an report by Steve Marcus of Newsday, Terry Collins says that he is not concerned about his job security but is looking forward to continuing on as manager of the Mets and signing an extension. Collins told Marcus that he’s made the team aware of his intentions to stay on as Mets manager. He […]

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Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

According to Mets general manager Sandy Alderson, the team has promoted their #2 top prospect Kevin Plawecki and their #22 top prospect Hansel Robles in the wake of the injuries to Travis d’Arnaud and Jerry Blevins during today’s game against the Marlins. Kevin Plawecki, a Mets first round pick in 2012, was “very close to […]

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Matt Harvey Was Sick, But Wanted To Make His Start

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Was Sick, But Wanted To Make His Start

Matt Harvey had an excuse for Sunday’s mediocre performance by his standards. He was sick for a couple of days. It affected his sleeping and his ability to comfortably swallow. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) The illness intensified on Sunday so he texted a Mets trainer at 7:30 AM. But despite that, he still decided to make […]

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