Tag: Juan Lagares

Mets Find Asking Price Too High On Steve Pearce

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Find Asking Price Too High On Steve Pearce

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, while the Mets still believe they are more likely to add a reliever at the trading deadline, they are now more inclined to pursue a bat due to the loss of Juan Lagares to surgery on his left thumb. According to ESPN reporter Jerry Crasnick, the Mets are […]

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Michael Conforto Plays Center Field For First Time In His Career

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Plays Center Field For First Time In His Career

Latest News – July 24 After a couple of weeks of deliberation about playing Michael Conforto in center field, Mets manager Terry Collins finally took the opportunity to play Conforto in center field in spacious Marlins Park on Saturday night. After coming in as a pinch-hitter and stroking a single in the sixth inning of last night’s […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Jake and Juan to the Rescue

An article by posted on July 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Jake and Juan to the Rescue

An abbreviated week of play was in store for the New York Mets, as the 87th All Star Game was played last Tuesday at Petco Park in San Diego. The American League won the game 4-2, and secured home field advantage for the World Series this year. The Kansas City Royals were well represented in […]

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DeGrom Fires A One-Hit Shutout As Mets Defeat Phillies 5-0

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Fires A One-Hit Shutout As Mets Defeat Phillies 5-0

The New York Mets (49-42) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (42-49) by a score of 5-0 at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday afternoon. As of this writing the Nationals just tied the score 1-1 in the bottom of the ninth, a pinch-hit home run by Daniel Murphy. The Mets are seven games back and are looking […]

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Juan Lagares Starts Off Second-Half In A Big Way

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Starts Off Second-Half In A Big Way

With Yoenis Cespedes still nursing a sore right quad, Juan Lagares stepped in for the team’s slugger. For a night, he let the Mets forget about Cespedes’ presence in the lineup. Lagares was 1-or-2 at the plate last night with a solo shot that put the Mets up by a score 1-0 in the third […]

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Lagares Fills in Nicely as Mets Beat Phillies 5-3

An article by posted on July 15, 2016 0 Comments
Lagares Fills in Nicely as Mets Beat Phillies 5-3

The New York Mets (48-41) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (42-49) by a score of 5-3 at Citizens Bank Park Friday evening. With a Washington Nationals win, the Mets will remain six games back of the division lead. Pitching: Bartolo Colon was on the hill for the Mets tonight and he was very good early. After […]

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Mets Hoping Cespedes Can Avoid DL With Strained Right Quad

An article by posted on July 9, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Hoping Cespedes Can Avoid DL With Strained Right Quad

All Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes strained his right quadriceps muscle on Friday after chasing down a Daniel Murphy double in the third inning. “Hopefully it doesn’t translate into me going on the 15-day DL,” Cespedes said through his interpreter. He said he suffered a similar injury with the Detroit Tigers and it forced him to […]

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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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Mets Activate Lagares, Option Lugo To Las Vegas

An article by posted on July 2, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Activate Lagares, Option Lugo To Las Vegas

The New York Mets activated Juan Lagares from the disabled list on Saturday and to make room for him optioned RHP Seth Lugo to Triple-A Las Vegas. Lagares is expected to be in the starting lineup on Sunday against Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. Lugo pitched a scoreless inning during his short stay with the Mets. […]

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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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Mets Minors Recap: Reyes Drives in Two, Becerra With Five Hits

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Reyes Drives in Two, Becerra With Five Hits

Binghamton Mets 13, Altoona Curve 4 The Binghamton Mets won their fifth in their last six games. Binghamton had 19 hits and scored ten or more for the first time since May the 31st. Jose Reyes 3B: 1 for 4, 2 RBIs, R, K (first hit since joining the Mets organization) Juan Lagares CF: 2 for 6, […]

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