Tag: injury

O’ Captain! My Captain!

An article by posted on June 18, 2016 0 Comments
O’ Captain! My Captain!

I have to admit, when going online Thursday afternoon and reading the breaking news that David Wright would be undergoing neck surgery to repair a herniated disk, I paused for a moment and reflected on what that news meant. Yes, the news meant that Wright will more than likely miss the remainder of the 2016 […]

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Mets Place Lagares On DL With Sprained Left Thumb

An article by posted on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Place Lagares On DL With Sprained Left Thumb

The New York Mets announced that they have placed outfielder Juan Lagares on the 15-Day Disabled List, retroactive to June 15, with a sprained left thumb and recalled infielder Ty Kelly from Las Vegas (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League. Lagares was batting .289 (26-90) with five doubles, one triple, two home runs, six RBI and […]

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Juan Lagares Headed to NYC for MRI on Injured Thumb

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Headed to NYC for MRI on Injured Thumb

After finally seeing a doctor on Sunday, Juan Lagares was diagnosed with a sprained left thumb, Terry Collins told reporters. Instead of flying with his teammates to Pittsburgh, Lagares will instead take a flight to New York for further examination by the team’s medical staff and an MRI. Original Report Juan Lagares made another one […]

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Featured Article: The End May Be Near for David Wright

An article by posted on June 2, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: The End May Be Near for David Wright

It’s time to talk about David Wright. He’s on a short list for greatest position players to ever play for the Mets and on an even shorter list of homegrown position players. Since 2004, he’s allowed the Mets to not have to worry about third base. He holds a handful of the team’s franchise records. […]

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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Remembering ’86, Syndergaard vs. Utley, Health of David Wright

An article by posted on May 29, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Remembering ’86, Syndergaard vs. Utley, Health of David Wright

Memorial Day Weekend is in full swing and this week’s Talkin’ Mets podcast is a perfect way to spend some downtime. First, former member of the 1986 Mets Doug Sisk joins me to talk about the ’86 team, the innocent climb of ’84 and ’85, and why he decided not to attend last night’s ceremony […]

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Do The Mets Have a Catching Problem?

An article by posted on May 5, 2016 0 Comments
Do The Mets Have a Catching Problem?

Is this situation from 2015 or 2016?  Travis d’Arnaud suffers an injury that is going to keep him on the DL for an extended period of time. The Mets then turn to Kevin Plawecki, who just doesn’t hit. It’s like Groundhog Day except no one is laughing. When d’Arnaud is on the field, he’s a terrific catcher. […]

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David Wright Is Working Hard To Stay On The Field And Keep Producing

An article by posted on April 27, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright Is Working Hard To Stay On The Field And Keep Producing

Around this time last year, David Wright was on the DL with a quad injury. He would soon find out that he was suffering from spinal stenosis, a condition which would forever impact his career. It would forever change not just his ability to play in games, but also how he prepares for games. We’ve […]

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D’Arnaud Heads To Disabled List With Rotator Cuff Strain

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Heads To Disabled List With Rotator Cuff Strain

New York Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud has been put on the disabled list with a rotator cuff strain in his right shoulder, the team announced on Monday. Rene Rivera has been called up from Triple-A Las Vegas and he will backup Kevin Plawecki while d’Arnaud remains out. Rivera, 32, will wear #44 and will be […]

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Cespedes To Have Leg Examined By Team Doctors

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes To Have Leg Examined By Team Doctors

Terry Collins told reporters that Yoenis Cespedes will likely be examined by team doctors on Monday. Cespedes has missed the last two games after aggravating a bone bruise on his upper right leg while sliding into second base on Friday. “The bruise is pretty big,” Collins said on Saturday. “He’s aggravated it, and he’s limping pretty […]

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Collins Runs For Mayor of Panic City

An article by posted on April 13, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Runs For Mayor of Panic City

Less than 24 hours after calling the baseball season a marathon, Mets managerTerry Collins decided to run for mayor of Panic City. Moments after his sluggish Mets beat Miami, 2-1, to snap a four-game losing streak, Collins went off in a press conference, calling the victory “a game we had to have.” When the season […]

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Why Isn’t deGrom on the DL?

An article by posted on April 11, 2016 0 Comments
Why Isn’t deGrom on the DL?

There’s no blaming the Mets for Jacob deGrom‘s right lat injury. Injuries happen. However, we yet again have to question how the Mets handle injuries and their roster. At the outset, the Mets are skipping deGrom’s start on Wednesday. He also isn’t going to throw in the bullpen for the time being. This is a very […]

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