Tag: Juan Lagares

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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Mets Minors: Becerra Doubles Twice, Gonzalez Fans Ten

An article by posted on June 29, 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 May 16, 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 April 25, 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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Spectacular Lagares Leaping Catch Denies Franco Three-Run Homer

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
Spectacular Lagares Leaping Catch Denies Franco Three-Run Homer

If you needed any further evidence that the 2014 Gold Glove version of Juan Lagares was alive and well, last night’s home run-robbing catch against the Phillies may provide all the proof you’ll need. Lagares showed his vintage defensive form, leaping to snare a long drive by Maikel Franco and robbing him of a three-run […]

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Silver Linings From Mets’ Opening Night Loss

An article by posted on April 5, 2016 0 Comments
Silver Linings From Mets’ Opening Night Loss

Opening Day 2016 didn’t get off to the start that Met fans were hoping for. That’s probably the biggest understatement I could make. And while the Mets did show some late life in the top of the eighth inning, they couldn’t drive in the tying run, and lost to the Kansas City Royals 4-3. Fans […]

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Logic Prevails As Cespedes and Lagares Will Split Time In Center

An article by posted on March 31, 2016 0 Comments
Logic Prevails As Cespedes and Lagares Will Split Time In Center

Throughout spring training, Terry Collins has tinkered with the idea of having Yoenis Cespedes spend all of his playing time in Center Field. And even when Juan Lagares was in the lineup, he would be set in left field. That was put to an end on Tuesday. “The manager spoke with me this morning and […]

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Yoenis Cespedes And The Center Field Questions

An article by posted on March 28, 2016 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes And The Center Field Questions

You love him. You hate him. He can carry a team. He can make a costly error to lose the game. He can leave you with your jaw hanging low. He can make you use profanity that you never knew you had inside of you. When the Mets signed outfielder Yoenis Cespedes in the offseason, […]

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