Tag: Mets

What Becomes of Brandon Nimmo?

An article by posted on October 13, 2016 0 Comments
What Becomes of Brandon Nimmo?

The New York Mets will have themselves a crowded outfield entering 2017 with the likes of Curtis Granderson, Michael Conforto, Juan Lagares and Brandon Nimmo under contract. The team also holds a $13MM option on outfielder, Jay Bruce, that they are expected to exercise. Lastly, there is also a guy named Yoenis Cespedes who may […]

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The Mets Will Double Down In 2017

An article by posted on October 12, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Will Double Down In 2017

Do you like teams built around talented young power arms that could fall apart due to injury at any moment? Do you like streaky power hitters and an offense that scores the majority of its runs via the long ball? Do you like short term contracts and a hard mandate from ownership to avoid expensive […]

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Robert Gsellman Will Undergo Surgery On Non-Throwing Shoulder

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Robert Gsellman Will Undergo Surgery On Non-Throwing Shoulder

According to ESPN’s Adam Rubin, Mets starter Robert Gsellman is scheduled to undergo arthroscopic surgery on Wednesday, to repair a torn labrum in his non-pitching left shoulder. As you may remember, Gsellman was limited to bunting in each and every single one of his plate appearances for the Mets this season due to the injured […]

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Noah Syndergaard Will Not Need Surgery

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Will Not Need Surgery

During the month of June, Mets fans were alarmed when both Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz were said to have bone spurs in their pitching elbows. At the time they were discovered, it was said Syndergaard’s bone spurs should not affect his pitching whereas Matz’s was quite sizable.  Both players were given cortisone shots to […]

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Is Travis d’Arnaud the Mets’ Best Option in 2017?

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Is Travis d’Arnaud the Mets’ Best Option in 2017?

This offseason, the Mets have a number of important decisions to make. However, one avenue they don’t have to address is the catcher position. One move that fans will have near unanimous agreement with is bringing back Rene Rivera as the Mets backup catcher. Rivera certainly earned his reputation as not only a good defensive catcher, […]

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Tim Tebow Readies for Arizona Fall League Debut

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Tim Tebow Readies for Arizona Fall League Debut

Former NFL Quarterback, Tim Tebow, continues his pursuit of a major league career as he readies himself for the Arizona Fall League. Tebow will make his debut for the Scottsdale Scorpions at 3:35 ET time Tuesday while playing left field and batting seventh in the lineup. “So much of the pressure is taken away because […]

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Bringing Back Bartolo Colon Should Be A No-Brainer

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
Bringing Back Bartolo Colon Should Be A No-Brainer

If you wanted to highlight some of the unsung heroes of the New York Mets this season, one of the first names that comes to mind is setup man Addison Reed, who posted career bests in ERA (1.97), WHIP, (0.905) appearances (80) and innings pitched (77.2) while leading the majors with 40 holds, ten more […]

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Moving On…

An article by posted on October 9, 2016 0 Comments
Moving On…

It’s been four days since that Jeurys Familia ninth inning meltdown, and while the painful sting of that fateful moment is long gone, I think it’s safe to say there is still some lingering general soreness. They say the best way to get over something is to talk about it – or in my case […]

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Looking At The Mets’ Big Picture

An article by posted on October 9, 2016 0 Comments
Looking At The Mets’ Big Picture

Painful. No other word for what I felt, for what we all felt, as we watched a pitching duel for the ages come to a crashing halt with a disastrous ninth inning. Many of us vented on social media; many of us flooded the comments section of this blog, to let out our frustration. Blame […]

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Jose Reyes Wants to Finish Career with Mets

An article by posted on October 8, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Wants to Finish Career with Mets

The New York Mets provided Jose Reyes with the second chance he needed to help revive his career. He performed better than anyone could have hoped and now Reyes never wants to leave again. Reyes originally signed with the Mets as an international free agent at the young age of 16. After leaving the Mets […]

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