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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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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, D’Backs 3 (Kirk, Kirk, Kirk!)

An article by posted on July 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, D’Backs 3 (Kirk, Kirk, Kirk!)

The Mets (47-42) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (42-45) and completed the three game sweep this afternoon at Citi Field by a score of 5-3. The big story of the day was Kirk Nieuwenhuis, who hit three home runs batting out of the five hole today. Coming into the game, he was batting only .091, but […]

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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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