Tag: Hansel Robles

Bastardo’s Surprising Role

An article by posted on April 12, 2016 0 Comments
Bastardo’s Surprising Role

At a time when Mets fans were still clamoring for Yoenis Cespedes, the Mets made a move designed to sure up their bullpen when they signed Antonio Bastardo to a two year $12 million contract. Generally speaking, the move was well received. While Bastardo was a left hander, he was not exclusively a LOOGY. For […]

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With Edgin Nearing Return and Henderson Thriving, Is Robles On The Bubble?

An article by posted on April 11, 2016 0 Comments
With Edgin Nearing Return and Henderson Thriving, Is Robles On The Bubble?

In case you missed it in our minor league recap, lefty reliever Josh Edgin started the game for the St. Lucie Mets on Sunday as he began his rehab assignment. Edgin allowed one run on a walk, single and sac fly before departing the game after 27 pitches thrown. He struck out one and registered […]

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Robles Records Four-Out Save In Spring Debut

An article by posted on March 6, 2016 0 Comments
Robles Records Four-Out Save In Spring Debut

Hansel Robles put together a four-out save in yesterday’s 3-1 Mets win over the Houston Astros. A very nice beginning for the hard-throwing reliever who will be counted on to help solidify the back end of the bullpen this season. Manager, Terry Collins spoke with Anthony McCarron of the New York Times about Robles and […]

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Look Out For Hansel Robles

An article by posted on February 29, 2016 0 Comments
Look Out For Hansel Robles

As reported last week, right-hander Hansel Robles had his suspension reduced from three games to two. The suspension stemmed from the quick pitch thrown at the Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp on September 30th of last year. Robles appealed the suspension last year, and will serve the two games against the Kansas City Royals to open […]

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Mets May Not Be Done Adding To The Bullpen

An article by posted on January 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets May Not Be Done Adding To The Bullpen

If you thought the Mets’ offseason was essentially done after the recent additions of LHP Antonio Bastardo and outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, not so fast. During the BBWAA Dinner in Manhattan on Saturday night, a team source told Mike Puma of the New York Post that the Mets may not be finished adding to the bullpen. After signing […]

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Mets Bullpen Has No Shortage Of Quality Late Inning Options

An article by posted on January 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Has No Shortage Of Quality Late Inning Options

As was reported on Wednesday night, the New York Mets agreed to terms with LHP Antonio Bastardo on a two year deal worth $12 million dollars. It was not the signing that many Mets fans had hoped for last night, but a solid one nonetheless. Bastardo is a lefty but, not limited to being just […]

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Mets Announce World Series Roster, Uribe Makes It

An article by posted on October 27, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Announce World Series Roster, Uribe Makes It

Here is the Mets official roster for the 2015 World Series against the Kansas City Royals. The only real change is that Juan Uribe has made the cut and will replace Matt Reynolds. Definitely a nice upgrade for the Amazins. Catchers (2) Travis d’Arnaud Kevin Plawecki Infielders (6) Lucas Duda Daniel Murphy Wilmer Flores David […]

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New York Mets National League Championship Series Roster

An article by posted on October 17, 2015 0 Comments
New York Mets National League Championship Series Roster

Here is the Mets official roster for the 2015 National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs. The only real change is Gilmartin replaces Goeddel in the bullpen, and of course Reynolds continues to replace Tejada. So surprised that Eric Young Jr. failed to make the cut, given Lester’s vulnerability on holding runners. Catchers (2) […]

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Tyler Clippard Remains Unavailable With Stiff Back

An article by posted on September 19, 2015 0 Comments
Tyler Clippard Remains Unavailable With Stiff Back

Mets reliever Tyler Clippard, who was unavailable on Friday, remains unavailable on Saturday because of back tightness. He injured during his final pregame throw on Friday. “He’s got to get some treatment and then go throw, but he’s pretty stiff this morning,” said manager Terry Collins. Clippard is the Mets regular setup man in the […]

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Benches Clear After Robles Quick-Pitches Ruf

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Benches Clear After Robles Quick-Pitches Ruf

During the bottom of the seventh inning in Tuesday night’s game at Citizens Bank Park, benches cleared after Mets relief pitcher Hansel Robles quick-pitched the Phillies pinch-hitter Darin Ruf while his head was turned away and down. He eventually struck out. Jeff Francoeur began hurling f-bombs towards Robles  as Larry Bowa charged out of the dugout […]

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