Tag: hitting

Alderson Gives Collins Vote Of Confidence, Replacing Him Never Discussed

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson Gives Collins Vote Of Confidence, Replacing Him Never Discussed

Sandy Alderson told reporters in Los Angeles on Friday that it would be “grossly unfair” to put any blame about the the team’s play the last two months on Terry Collins and said there’s been “absolutely no discussion” about whether to fire the Mets manager. Alderson said the injuries that have led to the recent […]

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Mets Activate Daniel Murphy, Option Dilson Herrera To Triple-A

An article by posted on June 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Activate Daniel Murphy, Option Dilson Herrera To Triple-A

The Mets announced that infielder Daniel Murphy has been activated from the Disabled List and second baseman Dilson Herrera has been optioned to Las Vegas (AAA). This was widely expected. Murphy will resume playing third base while David Wright remains out. June 28 Infielder Daniel Murphy, who was initially expected to return from the disabled […]

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Collins Doesn’t See True Replacement For Granderson As Leadoff Hitter

An article by posted on June 22, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Doesn’t See True Replacement For Granderson As Leadoff Hitter

Curtis Granderson has struggled with consistency hitting from the leadoff spot for the Mets this season, batting just .239 albeit with a .331 on-base percentage. But lately, it’s been a grind for Granderson. He’s batting just .174 in his last six games and producing just a .303 on-base in a 12 game span. Manager Terry […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Blue Jays 3

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Blue Jays 3

A tremendous effort by Noah Syndergaard, a resilient performance by an exhausted bullpen, and some very timely hitting, capped off with a Wilmer Flores walk-off single, propelled the Mets (35-30) to a 4-3 win against the Blue Jays (34-31) tonight in 11 innings. Syndergaard, coming off two sub-par outings, toed the rubber for the Mets […]

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Mets “Really” Ramping Up Efforts To Trade Gee or Niese

An article by posted on June 6, 2015 0 Comments
Mets “Really” Ramping Up Efforts To Trade Gee or Niese

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, Dillon Gee and Jon Niese are very much still available as the Mets would like to make room for top pitching prospect Steven Matz in their six-man rotation. “Word around league is Mets really ramping up effort to try and trade not just Dillon Gee, but Jon Niese as […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Smiths’ Streak To 16, Cecchini White Hot

An article by posted on June 4, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Smiths’ Streak To 16, Cecchini White Hot

Memphis 4, Las Vegas (29-25) 3 The 51′s offense struggled again culminating in their 8th straight loss, they haven’t scored more than 3 three runs in a game during the losing streak. They jumped out to an early 3-0 lead thanks to the power of Matt Reynolds who hit a 1st inning 3-run homerun as […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto AA Debut, Smith Blasts Walk-off HR!

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto AA Debut, Smith Blasts Walk-off HR!

Nashville 6, Las Vegas (29-21) 1 Duane Below was coming off back-to-back complete game wins but was unable to keep the magic going as the 51′s dropped their 4th straight game. Below was solid thought going 6 innings allowing only two runs on seven hits, two walks, while striking out two. Cody Satterwhite followed giving […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Taking Stock of the Mets, the Magic of Memorial Day

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Taking Stock of the Mets, the Magic of Memorial Day

An MMO Fan Shot by Marc M. (Not4) Memorial Day Weekend marks not only the unofficial beginning of summer but also is viewed as perhaps the first seminal day for determining whether a team’s hot start is for real.  It’s easy to dismiss hot starts as nothing more than anomalies borne from small sample sizes […]

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Mets Minors: Conforto, Rivera, Smith, Morris Are Red Hot

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Conforto, Rivera, Smith, Morris Are Red Hot

Who’s Hot: John Church – Las Vegas. The 23rd round pick of the Mets in the 2009 draft may no longer be considered a “prospect” at age 28, but he’s putting together a very solid season in the Vegas pen. Entering Monday’s action, he hasn’t been scored upon in his last 6 appearances, and in […]

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Can Matt Reynolds Be An Everyday Shortstop? One Scout Doesn’t Think So…

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
Can Matt Reynolds Be An Everyday Shortstop?  One Scout Doesn’t Think So…

While the Mets continue to monitor whether Wilmer Flores is viable at shortstop, and making the decision to stick with him for another month, there has been a lot of speculation about infield prospect Matt Reynolds. The Mets have been hesitant to promote Reynolds, preferring instead to leave him in Las Vegas where he can […]

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Mets Not Panicking Despite Falling Out Of First

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Not Panicking Despite Falling Out Of First

With another Mets blowout loss and another Nationals win over the Yankees, the Mets officially fell out of first place in the NL East for the first time since April 14. Despite that, manager Terry Collins insisted that no one in the clubhouse is panicking right now. “We’re not even out of May”, said Collins. “There’s […]

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