Tag: injury

Asdrubal Cabrera Will Not Need Knee Surgery

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera Will Not Need Knee Surgery

Mets shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera will not require surgery on his left knee, reports Kristie Ackert of the Daily News.  Team doctors have recommended that Cabrera rest his knee for two weeks before beginning his regular offseason training regimen. Cabrera, who spent some time on the disabled list this season with a strained patellar tendon, continued to play through the […]

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Good Fundies Episode 23: The Circle of Trust

An article by posted on September 30, 2016 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 23:  The Circle of Trust

In the regular season finale of Good Fundies, Brian and Roger have a pleasant discourse over which Met would do best in a debate. Then they set the Mets’ wild card game roster (no jinx!) for Terry Collins and Sandy Alderson before figuring out who made Terry’s “circle of trust” and will come out of […]

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Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

An article by posted on September 28, 2016 0 Comments
Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

With Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, and Steven Matz all needing season ending surgery, Zack Wheeler needing to be shut down after a number of setbacks during his rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery, and Noah Syndergaard dealing with bone spurs in his elbow, everyone has joked about how it was the 43 year old Bartolo Colon […]

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Duda Will Return to Mets on Saturday

An article by posted on September 16, 2016 0 Comments
Duda Will Return to Mets on Saturday

Update – Lucas Duda will return to the Mets on Saturday at Citi Field according to Anthony DiComo of MLB.com. At first, he will be limited to pinch hitting duty. Duda hasn’t played in a game with the Mets since May 20th because of a stress fracture in his back. Lucas is currently on the […]

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Ruggiano Back on DL with Sore Shoulder, T.J. Rivera Recalled

An article by posted on August 27, 2016 0 Comments
Ruggiano Back on DL with Sore Shoulder, T.J. Rivera Recalled

The New York Mets have placed outfielder Justin Ruggiano on the disabled list after he aggravated the left shoulder injury he suffered last month. Mets manager Terry Collins said the team had no sense of when he would be able to return. Ruggiano was hitting .333 with two home runs and seven RBIs in eight games. To […]

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The Mets Absolutely Kill Lefties Now

An article by posted on August 27, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Absolutely Kill Lefties Now

One of the now forgotten storylines of the early part of the 2016 season for the Mets, was their futility against left-handed pitching. During their careers, both Curtis Granderson and Lucas Duda have mostly struggled against them, effectively neutralizing two of the team’s best bats in the lineup. Terry Collins ices a third when he refuses […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Take Crucial Series Against Cards

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Take Crucial Series Against Cards

3 Up 1. De Aza’s Da Man Coming into Thursday night’s series finale against the Cardinals, Alejandro De Aza had been mired in a 4-34 slump over his last 16 games. Due to Jay Bruce’s calf injury, De Aza got the start in center and it paid dividends almost immediately. De Aza robbed a homerun in […]

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Jay Bruce Not In Lineup, Remains Out With Strained Calf

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Jay Bruce Not In Lineup, Remains Out With Strained Calf

Right fielder Jay Bruce is not in tonight’s lineup after suffering a strained right calf on Wednesday night. Batting cleanup for the Mets tonight is James Loney who is batting .143 (6-42) with no extra-base hits and two RBI in his last 12 games. Terry Collins said Bruce should be available to pinch hit tonight […]

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Cespedes and Cabrera Activated, Kelly and Rivera Optioned

An article by posted on August 19, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes and Cabrera Activated, Kelly and Rivera Optioned

The Mets have officially activated outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and infielder Asdrubal Cabrera from the disabled list and optioned both TJ Rivera and Ty Kelly to Triple-A. Cespedes has been out since August 3 with a strained quad, and had been playing through the injury for weeks before that. He and his .289/.362/.548 batting line will […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Is Back

An article by posted on August 19, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Is Back

With Travis d’Arnaud missing time with a shoulder injury and struggling at the plate all season, the Mets were all but forced to inquire about Jonathan Lucroy. The Mets interest in Lucroy was understandable as the team needed another bat in the lineup with Lucas Duda and David Wright being gone for the season, Yoenis […]

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