Tag: Jose Reyes

Granderson Providing Spark Since Return

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Granderson Providing Spark Since Return

In last night’s 9-7 win over the first place Washington Nationals, the New York Mets lineup all took part in the fun, getting contributions from everyone in the starting lineup including a pinch-hit double from Kelly Johnson and the 5th inning go-ahead homer off the bat of red hot Wilmer Flores. Right fielder Curtis Granderson […]

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Giancarlo Stanton Overshadows Jose Reyes’ Return to Citi Field

An article by posted on July 6, 2016 0 Comments
Giancarlo Stanton Overshadows Jose Reyes’ Return to Citi Field

On his return to Citi Field, Jose Reyes tipped his helmet to a standing ovation and then silenced the crowd with his 0-4 appearances at the plate. “They showed me a lot of love and I respect,” he said. “I didn’t know what to expect when I came here today and to see the crowd […]

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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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