Tag: Jose Reyes

Reyes Receives Cheers From Fans, Jeers From Media and Talking Heads

An article by posted on July 6, 2016 0 Comments
Reyes Receives Cheers From Fans, Jeers From Media and Talking Heads

Jose Reyes made his return to Citi Field in a Mets uniform on Tuesday night as the team fell to the Miami Marlins by a score of 5-2. The controversial Reyes had an uneventful night at the plate, going 0-for-4 in the game. The citi faithful though stood and cheered with glee as he stepped […]

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Wright Speaks For First Time Since Surgery

An article by posted on July 2, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Speaks For First Time Since Surgery

Before Friday night’s victory against the N.L. best Chicago Cubs, David Wright made himself available to the media pre-game near the Mets’ clubhouse. This was the first time Wright has made public comments since his June 16 surgery to repair a disk rupture in his neck. A scruffier looking Wright spoke to the media for […]

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With Lagares Close To Returning, De Aza’s Days Are Numbered

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
With Lagares Close To Returning, De Aza’s Days Are Numbered

Terry Collins, who cited a lack of options, found himself not just having to put Alejandro De Aza in the starting lineup in last night’s 4-2 loss to the Washington Nationals, but in the critical leadoff spot as Curtis Granderson was scratched due to a right calf-strain. A spot normally put aside for a player capable of […]

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Jose Reyes Meets The Media In New York Return

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Meets The Media In New York Return

Jose Reyes returned to New York baseball Sunday afternoon as he started his minor league tuneup with the Brooklyn Cyclones. Mets fans packed a sold-out MCU Park to get a glimpse of the player they once adored watching in a Mets uniform. Reyes went 0-for-3 on the day and started at third-base for the Cyclones. […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Jose Reyes Returns to New York

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Jose Reyes Returns to New York

Tonight I am joined by Howard Megdal of Excelle Sports. Howard, as you probably know, did extensive coverage of the Mets financial situation in his book “Wilpon’s Folly” and just came out with a new book called “The Cardinals Way,” which goes behind the scenes into the St. Louis front office. Howard and I discuss […]

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Wilmer, Weaver and Waving Goodbye to De Aza

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer, Weaver and Waving Goodbye to De Aza

From 2012 to 2014, Wilmer Flores hit over .300 in whichever level of the Mets minor league system he was in. In 2012 he hit .300 with 18 home runs and an .827 OPS at St. Lucie and Binghamton, two places notoriously known for being pitchers parks and leagues. He was a top 100 prospect […]

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Mets View Jose Reyes In Super Utility Role, Reunion Now Appears Very Likely

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mets View Jose Reyes In Super Utility Role, Reunion Now Appears Very Likely

The Colorado Rockies requested waivers on shortstop Jose Reyes for the purpose of granting his unconditional release on Thursday. The move was a formality that clears the way for his free agency on Saturday at 2:00 PM. According to several reports, there has been virtually no interest in Reyes from other teams which pretty much […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Signing Reyes Is More Than A PR Issue

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Signing Reyes Is More Than A PR Issue

MMO Fan Shot by Andy Love, Originally Published on Fair and Unbalanced In 2006, the Mets were one pitch away — albeit, a nasty, possibly unhittable Adam Wainwright curveball (that Carlos Beltran watched for strike three with the bases loaded, but I digress) – from making the World Series.  That team was led by two of the game’s […]

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Know Your Stats: OPS/OPS+

An article by posted on June 23, 2016 0 Comments
Know Your Stats: OPS/OPS+

For the next few days, I will be bringing back my “Know Your Stats” series that I began a few years back to highlight some important sabermetric stats and concepts. We begin this afternoon with OPS and OPS+. OPS, or On Base Plus Slugging was one of the first sabermetric stats to go mainstream. It […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Brewers 2

An article by posted on June 9, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Brewers 2

The New York Mets (33-26) defeated the Milwaukee Brewers (28-32) by a score of 5-2 on Thursday night at Miller Park. Offense: Curtis Granderson got the ball rolling (or rather flying)  early with a leadoff home run to right field, his 5th leadoff homer of the season and his 11th overall this season. With one […]

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Jose Reyes Suspended 60 Days For Domestic Violence

An article by posted on May 13, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Suspended 60 Days For Domestic Violence

UPDATE: MAY 14 After initial reports that Colorado Rockies and ex-Met shortstop Jose Reyes would be handed down a 60-game suspension, Major League Baseball announced on Friday that Reyes would be suspended until May 31st, which would amount to the first 51 games of the season. Reyes, 32, agreed to the punishment and will serve […]

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