Tag: Juan Lagares

Ricco Says Mets Are Willing To Trade For An Outfielder

An article by posted on July 20, 2015 0 Comments
Ricco Says Mets Are Willing To Trade For An Outfielder

Assistant GM John Ricco told reporters that the Mets will consider a trade for an outfielder if right opportunity arises (Mike Vorkunov,  NJ.com) “I think we’re committed to trying to make the team better,” Ricco said. “I think there’s a scenario where you can fit another bat in there. There is no obvious spot. That’s […]

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Collins Doesn’t See True Replacement For Granderson As Leadoff Hitter

An article by posted on June 22, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Doesn’t See True Replacement For Granderson As Leadoff Hitter

Curtis Granderson has struggled with consistency hitting from the leadoff spot for the Mets this season, batting just .239 albeit with a .331 on-base percentage. But lately, it’s been a grind for Granderson. He’s batting just .174 in his last six games and producing just a .303 on-base in a 12 game span. Manager Terry […]

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Collins Frustrated, Will His Pleas For Help Fall On Deaf Ears?

An article by posted on June 22, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Frustrated, Will His Pleas For Help Fall On Deaf Ears?

What a frustrating weekend it’s been. Turner Field has been a house of horrors for our Mets, and this particular sweep at the hands of the Atlanta Braves was deflating to say the least. I’ll be happy when they tear that damned stadium down in 2017 and make it a parking lot. Listening to Terry […]

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Lagares Dealing With Elbow Soreness, Collins Implies Tommy John Surgery

An article by posted on June 19, 2015 0 Comments
Lagares Dealing With Elbow Soreness, Collins Implies Tommy John Surgery

During yesterday’s pregame press conference, Terry Collins said that Juan Lagares‘ elbow injury is limiting his ability in the outfield. (Adam Rubin, ESPN NY) “The elbow injury is something that it, for sure, has kept him from making the throws that he would normally make on a daily basis,” Collins said. “We’ve asked him to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on June 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets (33-30) fell 5-3 to the Braves (30-32) in 11 innings on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom pitched for the Mets and was terrific, giving up just one run on five hits and a walk in seven innings, striking out nine. DeGrom fanned the first two hitters he faced and seemed primed […]

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Morning Grind: Juan’s Cannon Out Of Commission

An article by posted on June 6, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Juan’s Cannon Out Of Commission

Juan Lagares still has the speed, range, instincts, coordination, and fearlessness that made him a Gold Glover in Center Field last year. But one tool is absent: his arm. After missing the end of last season with an elbow injury, Juan’s rocket of an arm has ranged from decent to weak over the first two […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Padres 0

An article by posted on June 2, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Padres 0

  The Mets (29-23) beat the Padres (25-28) 7-0 on Monday night in San Diego, moving back into a tie for first place. The Mets’ bats weren’t scared off by the 10 PM start time, getting off to a fast start in the opener of their West Coast swing. New York plated two in the […]

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Duda and Lagares Will Be In Today’s Lineup

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Duda and Lagares Will Be In Today’s Lineup

Update: The team announced that both Lucas Duda and Juan Lagares are in today’s lineup. Lucas Duda and Juan Lagares who both missed Sunday’s game in Pittsburgh are hoping to return to the lineup on Monday. (New York Post) Duda had tightness in his right hamstring from running the bases on Saturday’s game and Lagares […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Brewers 1

An article by posted on May 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Brewers 1

The Mets (22-16) beat the Brewers (13-25) by a score of 5-1 on Sunday afternoon  in the rubber game of their three-game set at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard shined in his second MLB start, allowing three hits, a walk, and a hit batsman in six innings of one-run ball. After the rookie struck out two […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Phillies 2

An article by posted on May 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Phillies 2

The Mets (19-11) beat the Phillies (11-20) by a score of 3-2 on Saturday night at Citizens Bark Park. Jon Niese pitched for the Mets and was great, pitching seven innings of five-hit ball, allowing just two runs (both of which were unearned), walking one and striking out six while lowering his ERA to 1.95. […]

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