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Juan Lagares Underwent Successful Thumb Surgery

An article by posted on August 2, 2016 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Underwent Successful Thumb Surgery

Update – Aug 2 The Mets announced that Juan Lagares underwent successful surgery on Monday to repair the torn ligament in his left thumb. Team doctors say it will be a six-week recovery before Lagares can resume baseball activities. The Mets signed Justin Ruggiano to a major league deal to replace Lagares on Saturday, but he pulled […]

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Cespedes Ruled Out Of Tuesday’s Starting Lineup

An article by posted on August 1, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Ruled Out Of Tuesday’s Starting Lineup

Update – Aug 1 After tonight’s 6-5 loss to the New York Yankees, manager Terry Collins spoke to reporters and said that left fielder Yoenis Cespedes will not be in the starting lineup on Tuesday for a third straight game. Collins added that he is hoping that Cespedes will be available to pinch-hit, but he won’t know […]

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Ruggiano Leaves Game With Strained Left Hamstring

An article by posted on August 1, 2016 0 Comments
Ruggiano Leaves Game With Strained Left Hamstring

New York Mets center fielder Justin Ruggiano left Monday night’s game against the New York Yankees after the third inning with a mild left hamstring strain. Ruggiano, who was just acquired on Saturday, had grounded into a double play in the third inning and came up lame. Michael Conforto replaced him in the lineup while Alejandro De Aza moved […]

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Cespedes Out of Lineup After Quad Injury Flares Up

An article by posted on July 28, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Out of Lineup After Quad Injury Flares Up

All Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is not in the lineup on Thursday as the Mets begin a four game series against the Colorado Rockies. Terry Collins told reporters that his strained right quadriceps flared up last night as he continues to battle through this injury which forced Cespedes to miss a few games earlier this month. Cespedes, […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Drop Series to Cubs at Wrigley

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Drop Series to Cubs at Wrigley

3 Up  1. Thor Gets Velo Back The stage was set on Tuesday night with two of the top arms in the league going head to head in the middle game of the series. It was one the Met surely had to have, after dropping the opener on Monday night. Although he struggled at times, Noah […]

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Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

After a demoralizing loss on Saturday, the Mets quickly turned things around with a convincing 5-0 victory yesterday over the Phillies. Behind the dominance of Jacob deGrom, who fired a one-hitter, the Mets took the series and head into Chicago with serious momentum. “We know we’re heading to a place where we’ll be facing a […]

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Mets Monthy Review: More Than A June Swoon

An article by posted on July 2, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Monthy Review: More Than A June Swoon

June is over, thankfully, and the Mets are rapidly approaching the half way mark of the season which they will eclipse after Sunday’s series finale with the Chicago Cubs.  It was quite the underwhelming month with very few positive story lines to highlight. The offense continues to rank last or close to it in most […]

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Granderson To Miss More Time With Calf Strain

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Granderson To Miss More Time With Calf Strain

Curtis Granderson will continue to be out of the lineup for at least two more games, according to manager Terry Collins. Granderson, 35, had his strained right calf wrapped and will not be available to pinch hit as he continues to recover from the injury. He had an MRI on his leg at the Hospital for […]

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Michael Conforto: I Want To Be Here And Help Team Win

An article by posted on June 20, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto: I Want To Be Here And Help Team Win

Left fielder Michael Conforto made it perfectly clear he wants to remain with the team as rumors swirl about a possible demotion to Triple-A Las Vegas. “I want to be here and I want to help the team win, help us get out of this tough time we’re having,” Conforto told the New York Post […]

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Cespedes Scratched With Sore Hip, Replaced By Conforto

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Scratched With Sore Hip, Replaced By Conforto

With just a few minutes to go before the first pitch on Saturday against the Miami Marlins, the New York Mets scratched outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the lineup and replaced him with Michael Conforto. The Mets later announced that Cespedes is suffering from a sore right hip and described his status as day-to-day. Cespedes, who […]

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Wright Gets Injection In Neck, Will Miss Two More Games, Avoids DL For Now

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Gets Injection In Neck, Will Miss Two More Games, Avoids DL For Now

David Wright received an injection in his neck on Tuesday from team doctors. Terry Collins said in a televised press conference. The shot needs 48 hours to take effect, and Wright will remain unavailable for the next two games, but it looks like he’ll avoid the disabled list for now. Wright has a herniated disk […]

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