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Flores To Get Some Time At Second Base

An article by posted on August 10, 2013 0 Comments
Flores To Get Some Time At Second Base

According to Marc Carig of Newsday, Mets manager Terry Collins said Friday that he would like to get Wilmer Flores some chances at second base during his time with the team.  The 22-year-old Flores is currently filling in at third base for the injured David Wright, but could increase his chances to stick with the […]

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Featured Post: Balancing Growing Pains With Search For Run Production

An article by posted on August 9, 2013 0 Comments
Featured Post: Balancing Growing Pains With Search For Run Production

The long-anticipated arrival of Wilmer Flores to the Mets’ big league roster highlighted two areas of concern for the organization going forward: first, the dearth of viable position player prospects at the upper levels of the system, and second, the need for a modicum of patience on the part of fans and management alike to […]

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Mets Farm Lacks Position Players, So Lets Trade Wilmer Flores

An article by posted on August 9, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Farm Lacks Position Players, So Lets Trade Wilmer Flores

Sorry for the title, it wasn’t intended to be serious, but more of a retort I’ve been giving a lot of Met fans lately who seem to be in a rush to trade Wilmer Flores. A notion I find to be highly illogical given the precarious offensive dilemma the Mets find themselves in. I had […]

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Lessons Learned From Mets Sweep Of The Rockies

An article by posted on August 9, 2013 0 Comments
Lessons Learned From Mets Sweep Of The Rockies

This week’s Met sweep of the Colorado Rockies is instructive.  In taking the broom to the Rockies at Citi Field, the Mets showcased the blueprint they hope can make them a contender as early as next season – solid pitching. In designing that building plan the Mets need look no further than their first World […]

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Mets vs Diamondbacks: Turner At Shortstop, Satin Batting Fifth In Series Opener

An article by posted on August 9, 2013 0 Comments
Mets vs Diamondbacks: Turner At Shortstop, Satin Batting Fifth In Series Opener

METS AT DIAMONDBACKS • 9:40 PM  Jeremy Hefner (4-8, 4.23) vs Patrick Corbin (12-3, 2.33) Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr. – LF Juan Lagares – CF Daniel Murphy – 2B Marlon Byrd – RF Josh Satin – 1B Justin Turner – SS Wilmer Flores – 3B John Buck – C Jeremy Hefner – RHP Game […]

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Gee Solid Again As Mets Complete Three-Game Sweep Of The Rockies

An article by posted on August 8, 2013 0 Comments
Gee Solid Again As Mets Complete Three-Game Sweep Of The Rockies

  The Mets completed a winning homestand with their first three-game home sweep this season after a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies this afternoon at Citi Field. Dillon Gee delivered yet another dominant performance as he held Colorado to just one earned run, using his outstanding changeup and slider to keep batters off-balance all […]

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Rockies vs Mets: Gee, Flores, Lagares Primed For The Sweep!

An article by posted on August 8, 2013 0 Comments
Rockies vs Mets: Gee, Flores, Lagares Primed For The Sweep!

ROCKIES AT METS • 12:10 PM Jeff Manship (0-0 , 0.00) vs Dillon Gee (7-8, 3.97) Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr. – LF Juan Lagares – CF Daniel Murphy – 2B Marlon Byrd – RF Ike Davis – 1B Wilmer Flores – 3B Anthony Recker – C Omar Quintanilla – SS Dillon Gee – RHP Video of the […]

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Last Night, Matt Harvey Took Another Big Step In His Evolution

An article by posted on August 8, 2013 0 Comments
Last Night, Matt Harvey Took Another Big Step In His Evolution

I just now caught the following tweet from Adam Rubin: ESPN Stats & Info: Most Starts Allowing 1 or Fewer Runs 2013: Matt Harvey 14 Felix Hernandez 13 Clayton Kershaw 12 Patrick Corbin 12 — Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) August 8, 2013 It was a memorable Wednesday night for Matt Harvey and after all he has done already in his […]

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Harvey Throws First Career Shutout, Flores Drives In Three In Amazins’ 5-0 Win

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Harvey Throws First Career Shutout, Flores Drives In Three In Amazins’ 5-0 Win

FLORES SINGLES FOR HIS FIRST MLB HIT The Mets took their second straight game against the Rockies and beat them by the score of 5-0 on the strength of a dazzling pitching performance by Matt Harvey and a stunning offensive showing by Wilmer Flores. Wow, what a performance by Matt Harvey… In spectacular fashion, Harvey […]

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Collins Cites Outfield Defense In Decision To Option Duda To Triple-A

An article by posted on August 7, 2013 0 Comments
Collins Cites Outfield Defense In Decision To Option Duda To Triple-A

Mets have recalled Lucas Duda from his rehab and then optioned him to Triple-A Las Vegas. Terry Collins spoke to reporters before the game and it was clear the decision was based more on his defensive deficiencies more than anything else. “You know, with what we’ve got in the outfield and with what Ike (Davis) […]

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