Tag: left field

Matt Wisler Tosses Gem; Braves Stymie Mets 3-0

An article by posted on May 3, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Wisler Tosses Gem; Braves Stymie Mets 3-0

The Mets (16-9) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (7-19) tonight at Citi Field by a score of 3-0. Pitching: Matt Harvey got the start for the Mets tonight, and turned in another average outing which has been a reoccurring theme for the right-hander this season. Harvey went just 5.2 innings, allowing three runs on […]

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Mets Rally Late, But Fall To Indians 7-5

An article by posted on April 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Rally Late, But Fall To Indians 7-5

The Mets (4-6) were defeated by the Cleveland Indians (5-4) this afternoon at Progressive Field by a score of 7-5. Pitching: Matt Harvey got off to a stellar start, striking out the side in the first, and carrying a perfect game into the fifth inning. However, the wheels fell off for Harvey after his strong […]

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Dilson Herrera Wallops Game-Winning Homer In WBC Clincher

An article by posted on March 20, 2016 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Wallops Game-Winning Homer In WBC Clincher

Colombia is headed to the World Baseball Classic for the first time ever thanks to a game-winning 8th inning solo home run by Dilson Herrera to beat Panama by a 2-1 score. The Colombian hero crushed a 3-1 pitch from former major league pitcher Manny Corpas over the fence in left field to give his […]

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Trading Places: Collins Considering Playing Lagares In LF, Cespedes In CF

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Trading Places: Collins Considering Playing Lagares In LF, Cespedes In CF

In Friday night’s game against the Nationals, Juan Lagares, who has spent a majority of time in center field in his major league career, got the start in left field while Yoenis Cespedes played in center. Lagares has started 127 games in left field in his professional career. However, most of them came in his […]

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Cespedes Says He’d Prefer To Play In Left Field

An article by posted on March 10, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Says He’d Prefer To Play In Left Field

It was interesting to read how Yoenis Cespedes responded when Marly Rivera of ESPN asked him if he was happy playing center field for the Mets. “If I had the choice, I would stay in left field. But I will play where the team needs me. If they want me to play center field, I’ll play […]

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Yulieski and Lourdes Gurriel Defect from Cuba to Pursue MLB Deals

An article by posted on February 8, 2016 0 Comments
Yulieski and Lourdes Gurriel Defect from Cuba to Pursue MLB Deals

Two very highly regarded Cuban National stars, Yulieski Gurriel and his brother Lourdes Gurriel, Jr., have defected from Cuba and intend to pursue MLB deals once they’ve established residency and are granted free agency by the commissioner’s office according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com. Because each brother has more than five years as Serie Nacional players, they are […]

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Rockies Are Shopping Carlos Gonzalez, But He’s Not A Good Fit For Mets

An article by posted on December 9, 2015 0 Comments
Rockies Are Shopping Carlos Gonzalez, But He’s Not A Good Fit For Mets

According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN, the Rockies are receiving a lot interest in Carlos Gonzalez. Crasnick says they have had a flurry of talks about him and are getting plenty of hits. Gonzalez, 30, slashed .271/.325/.540 in 608 plate appearances with 40 homeruns and 97 RBI this season for Colorado. It’s not a surprise […]

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Conforto Understands That He Will Likely Be Demoted When Wright Returns

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Understands That He Will Likely Be Demoted When Wright Returns

Mike Puma of the NY Post says that Michael Conforto‘s luck is running out with David Wright nearing a return. Puma reports that Conforto already knows there’s a strong chance he’s the one the Mets send down when the team’s captain makes his expected return on Monday. “I understand the situation and I know that […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Wows The Crowd With Spectacular Defensive Gem

An article by posted on August 16, 2015 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes Wows The Crowd With Spectacular Defensive Gem

Yoenis Cespedes went 2-for-6 and registered his 43rd multi-hit effort of the season on Saturday night. He is now tied for the third-most multi-hit games in the major leagues. However it was his defensive jaw-dropping gem in left field that a packed Citi Field will remember for a long time despite the 5-4 loss to the […]

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7th Inning Rally Fuels Mets 4-2 Victory In Series Opener

An article by posted on August 10, 2015 0 Comments
7th Inning Rally Fuels Mets 4-2 Victory In Series Opener

The Metropolitans (60-52) defeated the Rockies (47-63) tonight by a final score of 4-2. Jon Niese was hit hard at times tonight but limited the damage to just two runs through seven innings while earning the win moving him to 7-9 on the year. The Mets didn’t manage more than a hit against Jon Gray, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Marlins 1 (5 Straight Wins!!)

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Marlins 1 (5 Straight Wins!!)

Safe At Home!!! The New York Mets (57-50) defeated the Miami Marlins (43-64) by a score of 5-1 Tuesday night at Marlins Park. Offense: The Mets had the bases loaded in the first inning with two outs, however they were not able to get runs across. The Mets were making Marlins’ starter Brad Hand work […]

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