Mets News & Notes

Terry Collins Brings Out the Best in the Mets

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Brings Out the Best in the Mets

At this point, I’m simply in awe of this New York Mets team. It’s not just the pitching. It’s not just the power from the lineup. No, it’s the collection of the fine men they’ve assembled on this team: Terry Collins stopped practice to have the pitchers meet Ryan Williams who had a heart transplant. […]

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Syndergaard Has Cespedes Fever

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Has Cespedes Fever

When the Mets re-signed Yoenis Cespedes, not only were the fans enamored by it-but, most of his teammates were as well. Noah Syndergaard has been one of the more outspoken players on his admiration for Cespedes. In an article by Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News, Syndergaard recalls exactly why he believes that […]

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Bryce Harper Tabs Mets As The Team To Beat

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Bryce Harper Tabs Mets As The Team To Beat

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper said today, that the New York Mets are the team to beat in the National League this season. “We’re definitely looking forward to the challenge,” Harper told Washington beat reporters. “The team to beat are the Mets. That’s what it is right now. They kicked the crap out of our division last year, and […]

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Mets Notes: DeGrom Has Sore Groin, Wheeler To Throw Off Mound, Cabrera Arrives To Camp

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Notes: DeGrom Has Sore Groin, Wheeler To Throw Off Mound, Cabrera Arrives To Camp

Zack Wheeler is finally getting ready to take the next step in his recovery from Tommy John surgery reports Kristie Ackert of the Daily News. The Mets right-hander is expected to throw off the mound this weekend, most likely Saturday. “That is how it is scheduled,” pitching coach Dan Warthen said Monday morning. “As long […]

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Mike Piazza To Serve As Guest Instructor At Mets Camp

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza To Serve As Guest Instructor At Mets Camp

According to a report by Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Mike Piazza will serve as a guest instructor for the Mets during spring training camp at Port St. Lucie. Joining Piazza as guest instructors will be former Mets closer John Franco and MLB inclusion ambassador Billy Bean. Piazza, who was elected into the Hall […]

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Mets To Wear 1986 Uniforms For All Sunday Home Games

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets To Wear 1986 Uniforms For All Sunday Home Games

The New York Mets officially announced that the team will wear their 1986 throwback uniforms for every Sunday home game at Citi Field this season. Original Report In honor of the 30th anniversary of their last World Championship, the Mets will wear their 1986 uniforms multiple times throughout this season, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN […]

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Murphy “Feels Pretty Good” In Nationals Uniform

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Murphy “Feels Pretty Good” In Nationals Uniform

Second baseman Daniel Murphy arrived to camp for the Washington Nationals on Sunday and said he feels very comfortable in his new uniform after spending seven years with the Mets. “I know this red feels pretty good,” Murphy told reporters. “I like that part of it.” Murphy jokingly said he feels like he’s always known his new […]

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Jim Henderson May Surprise You This Spring

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Jim Henderson May Surprise You This Spring

One of the fun things about Spring Training is the guy who plays so well, he forces his way onto the Opening Day roster. In 1996, Butch Huskey hit nine homeruns in the Spring forcing the Mets to make him the Opening Day right fielder even though he never previously played the position. In 2004, Tyler Yates had a […]

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Collins Explains His Choice For No. 2 Hitter

An article by posted on February 21, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Explains His Choice For No. 2 Hitter

New York Mets manager Terry Collins is leaning heavily toward David Wright as his No. 2 hitter this season, explaining that players with a high OBP and OPS at the top of the lineup can get the offense going. “We are going to go back to the importance of what we did last year, and one […]

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Cespedes Arrives To Camp With An Eye On The Prize

An article by posted on February 21, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Arrives To Camp With An Eye On The Prize

Yoenis Cespedes arrived to Mets camp in Port St. Lucie on Sunday and spoke briefly with reporters telling them he feels “just like coming home” and is very relaxed. Asked about the added pressure of playing under his new deal with the Mets, Cespedes smiled and said, “I work hard. I’m not too concerned with the […]

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