Tag: left field

Draft Wrap: Mets Stock Up On Pitching, Grab Highly Regarded Max Wotell

An article by posted on June 9, 2015 0 Comments
Draft Wrap: Mets Stock Up On Pitching, Grab Highly Regarded Max Wotell

Here’s a summary of the Mets draft through ten rounds. On Tuesday, the Mets stocked up on pitching, taking three right-handers and two southpaws including highly regarded Max Wotell. Round 2 (53) - OF Desmond Lindsay, Out of Door Academy, Florida Round 3 (88) - LHP Max Wotell, Marvin Ridge High School, North Carolina Round 4 (119) […]

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Cuddyer Leaves Game After Taking Pitch Off Hands

An article by posted on April 14, 2015 0 Comments
Cuddyer Leaves Game After Taking Pitch Off Hands

Left fielder Michael Cuddyer left the game in the bottom of the second inning after he was hit by a pitch right on the hands by Phillies starteer David Buchanan. Cuddyer was in obvious pain as he held and shook his left hand. Terry Collins and trainer Ray Ramirez came right out and quickly decided […]

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Michael Cuddyer Got Chills After Ninth Inning Double Play

An article by posted on April 13, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer Got Chills After Ninth Inning Double Play

In his first home game as a New York Met, left fielder Michael Cuddyer said he’s played in many regular season games, but none that gave him the chills after the Mets turned a double play in the ninth inning. “Looking in the crowd and seeing people high-fiving each other, the excitement and the passion, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Marlins 4

An article by posted on March 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Marlins 4

In front of a nice St. Patrick’s Day crowd at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, the New York Mets defeated the Miami Marlins by a score of 6-4. Pitching After Jordany Valdespin blooped a single in front of Michael Cuddyer in left, Jacob deGrom, who started both batters off with 2-0 counts, got Martin […]

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Collins Prefers Granderson In RF and Cuddyer In LF

An article by posted on March 2, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Prefers Granderson In RF and Cuddyer In LF

If you read my Spring Training notes from Port St. Lucie on Sunday, you may have been surprised – as I was – that Michael Cuddyer is deaf in his left ear due to a childhood virus. He has barely played left field in his career (3 starts in 13 year career) because of it, […]

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Most Consistent Mets Players By Position

An article by posted on January 25, 2015 0 Comments
Most Consistent Mets Players By Position

What does it take to be a reliable everyday position player? At the major league level, it can be summed up in two words, consistency and durability. The player needs to be consistent in his performance; at or above league average in any of the five tools. A speedy guy with a great glove can […]

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Mets To Unveil New Larger High-Def Scoreboard At Citi Field

An article by posted on January 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets To Unveil New Larger High-Def Scoreboard At Citi Field

2015 CITI FIELD SCOREBOARD UPGRADE The New York Mets announced today they are installing a new Daktronics high definition Citi Field center field video board that is 62% larger than the original screen. The installation puts the Mets in the top 10 largest displays in professional baseball and makes Citi Field one of the few […]

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Amazin’ Fearless Forecast: 2017 Opening Day Roster

An article by posted on December 23, 2014 0 Comments
Amazin’ Fearless Forecast: 2017 Opening Day Roster

It is April 1, 2017. It seems hard to believe but just two and a half years ago, the New York Mets fan base was wallowing in the disappointment of another boring off-season and the prospect of another lackluster regular season. Fast forward to the spring of 2017 and the outlook is much more exciting. […]

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Red Sox Have No Interest In Trading Xander Bogaerts

An article by posted on December 5, 2014 0 Comments
Red Sox Have No Interest In Trading Xander Bogaerts

According to a report in the New York Post, the Mets were waiting to see if the Red Sox would dangle shortstop prospect Xander Bogaerts and were monitoring the situation closely. “It’s not like we’re knocking down their door to see if Bogaerts is available,” the source said. “But we’ll wait and see how things shake […]

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Mets Officially Non-Tender Eric Young Jr.

An article by posted on December 2, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Officially Non-Tender Eric Young Jr.

Mets made it official and just announced that Eric Young Jr. has been non-tendered. Looks like Ruben Tejada will be back in 2015 in some capacity, likely as a backup middle infielder. Good Luck to you, EY… December 1 Last month, MLB Trade Rumors tabbed Eric Young Jr. and Ruben Tejada as non-tender candidates for the […]

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Worst Productive Position For Mets Was Catcher

An article by posted on November 7, 2014 0 Comments
Worst Productive Position For Mets Was Catcher

Using Wins Below Average, a metric that encompasses both offensive and defensive value, David Schoenfield of ESPN.com, calculated the worst productive position for all 30 MLB teams. Surprisingly, the Mets received their worst overall production from the catching position. New York Mets C: 1.5 wins below average Mets fans are probably shocked that left field, right […]

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