Tag: Juan Lagares

Juan Lagares Starts Off Second-Half In A Big Way

An article by posted on 16/07/2016 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 15/07/2016 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 09/07/2016 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 06/07/2016 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 02/07/2016 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 30/06/2016 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 30/06/2016 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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Mets Minors: Becerra Doubles Twice, Gonzalez Fans Ten

An article by posted on 29/06/2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Becerra Doubles Twice, Gonzalez Fans Ten

(Jacob Resnick/MetsMinors.Net) Sacramento River Cats 14, Las Vegas 51′s 10 Dilson Herrera 2B 0 for 5, K .274/.319/.466 Michael Conforto LF 2 for 5, BB .333/.429/.333 Travis Taijeron RF 3 for 6, 2B, 2 RBI, 3K .306/.389/.562 Herrera is 2 for his last 25. Conforto’s two hits and walk were off a lefthander. He has not hit for […]

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Another Controversial Call and a Fatal Pitch Doom Mets in Colorado, But Fear Not…

An article by posted on 16/05/2016 0 Comments
Another Controversial Call and a Fatal Pitch Doom Mets in Colorado, But Fear Not…

Colorado fans did not need the weed they can legally buy to get a buzz this weekend because the Rockies gave them a natural high in the form of a three game sweep over the New York Mets. On an afternoon when the Mets could have picked up some precious ground, Ryan Raburn delivered a […]

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Cespedes To Have Leg Examined By Team Doctors

An article by posted on 25/04/2016 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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