Tag: Lucas Duda

Sherman: How Volatile Are The Mets?

An article by posted on January 15, 2017 0 Comments
Sherman: How Volatile Are The Mets?

The New York Mets are a team with many question marks, no doubt. Joel Sherman of the New York Post takes a look at all of the things that could possibly go wrong for the kings of queens in the upcoming season. The team has high expectations going into the 2017 season as they look to […]

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Will 2017 Be Lucas Duda’s Last Season As A Met?

An article by posted on January 11, 2017 0 Comments
Will 2017 Be Lucas Duda’s Last Season As A Met?

New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda is entering his final year of team control in 2017. This is the time the front office, as well as the fan base, debates if the Mets should offer him a contract extension or let him go. This debate should be interesting, considering the 30 year-old played only […]

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2017 Top 30 Mets Prospects: No. 2 Dominic Smith, 1B

An article by posted on January 2, 2017 0 Comments
2017 Top 30 Mets Prospects: No. 2 Dominic Smith, 1B

#2 Dominic Smith Ht: 6’0″ Wt: 235 Level: Double-A Binghamton Mets B/T: L/L  Age: 6/15/95 (21) Age Dif: -3.3 Acquired: Selected in the first round (11th overall) of the 2013 draft from Junipero Serra HS. Last year: #3 2016 Statistics: 130 G, 484 AB, 64 R, 146 H, 29 2B, 2 3B, 14 HR, 91 RBI, 2 SB, .302/.367/.457 The Mets selected Dominic Smith with their first […]

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How Good Could A Duda/Flores Platoon Be?

An article by posted on December 28, 2016 0 Comments
How Good Could A Duda/Flores Platoon Be?

If you’re pressed for time, here’s the short answer: Very good. The Mets have Lucas Duda at first, Neil Walker at second, Asdrubal Cabrera at shortstop, David Wright at third, and Jose Reyes in a super utility role. Not mentioned in that list is fan favorite Wilmer Flores. Flores is relatively proficient at every infield […]

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Do the Mets Have Room for Kelly Johnson?

An article by posted on December 24, 2016 0 Comments
Do the Mets Have Room for Kelly Johnson?

For the second consecutive season in 2016, the New York Mets traded for Kelly Johnson when they were in need of a super utility type player. As Johnson remains on the open market, it is worth wondering if the team yet again may have a need for the versatile player. Jonson has always seemed to […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Brandon Moss, 1B/OF

An article by posted on November 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Brandon Moss, 1B/OF

Brandon Moss Position: First Base / Outfield Bats: Left – Throws: Right  Born: September 16, 1983 (Age 33) Brandon Moss enters the offseason in enviable fashion; with no qualifying offer attached to the 33-year-old and coming off a season where he posted his second highest home run total (28) of his career, highest OPS (.784) […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Lucas Duda, 1B

An article by posted on November 12, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Lucas Duda, 1B

LUCAS DUDA, 1B Player Data: Age: 31, Bats: Left, Throws: Right, Free Agency: 2018 2016 Primary Stats: .229/.302/.412, 7 HR, 23 RBI, 20 R, 172 PA 2016 Review: For Lucas Duda, there isn’t much to review of his 2016 season, having only played 47 games due to a lower back injury that plagued him. During the sparse amount […]

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Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Lucas Duda, 1B

An article by posted on November 1, 2016 0 Comments
Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Lucas Duda, 1B

Adam Rubin is rolling out his ever popular Pace Law Annual Salary Projection Series. In making their determinations, Pace puts together a panel that will base their projections on the following: The quality of the player’s contribution to his club during the past season (referred to as his “platform season”), including but not limited to […]

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Mets Minors: Could Dominic Smith See the Majors in 2017?

An article by posted on October 31, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Could Dominic Smith See the Majors in 2017?

The injury of Lucas Duda created a black hole for at first base for the majority of the 2016 season that the Mets tried to plug with James Loney. The Mets sent cash to the San Diego Padres for Loney, who was playing Triple-A, in hopes of filling Duda’s shoes. Loney started and finished strong for […]

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Who is the Mets’ Best Option at 1B for 2017?

An article by posted on October 12, 2016 0 Comments
Who is the Mets’ Best Option at 1B for 2017?

The New York Mets will have a decision to make in 2017 as far as who it is that will be manning first base for the team. The Metropolitans will have a few options to choose from in the coming year. Lucas Duda is eligible for salary arbitration and it is expected that the Mets […]

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