Mets News & Notes

Waiting for Cespedes

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
Waiting for Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes has already had a big impact on the Mets in his short time with the team. His acquisition alone has been lauded by Mets players as a sign that the front office was finally willing to go all in for a playoff run. His daily presence in the Mets lineup has helped create a […]

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David Wright is MLB’s New Franchise Man

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright is MLB’s New Franchise Man

Other than the regular positions on the field, there is another important position in baseball, which is baseball’s ultimate franchise player. The player who spent the most seasons and played the most games for only one team. Before this week, it was Chase Utley, who spent 13 seasons with the Phillies and played in 1,551 […]

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Mets Minors: Matz One Step Closer, Black Blows Lead

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Matz One Step Closer, Black Blows Lead

Omaha 5, Las Vegas (68-58) 4 Vic Black had a night he would like to forget as he blew a 3-1 lead in the 9th inning as the 51′s lost and fell out of first place for the first time since April 28th. He allowed three runs on four hits and two walks while striking […]

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Erik Goeddel Is Close To Returning

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
Erik Goeddel Is Close To Returning

Lynn Worthy of the Binghamton Press and Sun Bulletin reports that Erik Goeddel is healthy and is close to making a return. He is currently working on his mechanics in a rehab assignment with Double-A Binghtamton. “I’m healthy,” Goeddel said. “I’m just trying to fine-tune things, kind of get back to where I was before […]

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Conforto Understands That He Will Likely Be Demoted When Wright Returns

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Understands That He Will Likely Be Demoted When Wright Returns

Mike Puma of the NY Post says that Michael Conforto‘s luck is running out with David Wright nearing a return. Puma reports that Conforto already knows there’s a strong chance he’s the one the Mets send down when the team’s captain makes his expected return on Monday. “I understand the situation and I know that […]

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Tyler Clippard Believes Mets Will Blow Past Nationals

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
Tyler Clippard Believes Mets Will Blow Past Nationals

Since being acquired from the Oakland A’s, setup reliever Tyler Clippard has become a formidable weapon for the Mets bullpen. In 12 appearances with New York, Clippard is 1-0 with one save, four holds, a 2.38 ERA and 0.97 WHIP in 11 1/3 innings pitched. Clippard earned that save against his former team, the Washington […]

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Baseball America: Dominic Smith & Amed Rosario’s Defense Top Notch

An article by posted on August 20, 2015 0 Comments
Baseball America: Dominic Smith & Amed Rosario’s Defense Top Notch

  After the first half in the Minor Leagues, Baseball America asked managers and coaches to vote for who they thought has the best skills at every level in a variety of different categories. This year when they talked to the voters in the Florida State League the St. Lucie Mets infield stole the show […]

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Murphy Is Having Another Solid Season, Will He Be A Met Next Year?

An article by posted on August 20, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Is Having Another Solid Season, Will He Be A Met Next Year?

During the Mets 5-4 loss to the Baltimore Orioles, Daniel Murphy had another big night at the plate. He crushed a solo home run in the first inning, and he later drove in a key run with a RBI single in the 5th. Ever since a rough month of April, he’s completely turned his season […]

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Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard vs Baltimore Orioles

An article by posted on August 20, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard vs Baltimore Orioles

“I feel like with the exception of the first inning it was a pretty solid performance. A lot of people have been concerned about my performances on the road. I feel like this was a step in the right direction, as far as being more comfortable out there.” – Noah Syndergaard Stat Line:  (ND 7-6) […]

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NYC Declines To Appeal Court Ruling, Willets Point Project Now In Jeopardy

An article by posted on August 20, 2015 0 Comments
NYC Declines To Appeal Court Ruling, Willets Point Project Now In Jeopardy

In 2012, then Mayor Bloomberg announced that New York City had reached a deal with Sterling Equities, a real estate company owned by Fred Wilpon and Saul B. Katz, to transform Willets Point into modern low to mid income housing mecca complete with a shopping mall. However, about a year into the project and after […]

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