Tag: minor league

D’Arnaud Takes Big Step Forward As He Nears Return

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Takes Big Step Forward As He Nears Return

Big step forward for Travis d’Arnaud  who played and caught five innings in an extended spring training game this afternoon in Port St. Lucie. D’Arnaud went 1-for-3 at the plate with a run scored and by all accounts looked good. He is now slated to begin his rehab assignment with Adv-A St. Lucie on Wednesday and eventually […]

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Bobby Parnell Is Still Struggling

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Bobby Parnell Is Still Struggling

So far on his road to recovery, Bobby Parnell has really struggled in his minor league rehab appearances. He is mainly struggling with his command and more concerning, his velocity. There is still no timetable for his return. On Tuesday, Parnell gave up 3 runs and 4 hits in 1 1/3 innings in a extended spring […]

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Vic Black Believes He Won’t Need Surgery

An article by posted on April 23, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black Believes He Won’t Need Surgery

Mets right handed reliever Vic Black was at Citi Field with his Mets teammates, but he is still not close to coming back from the DL. Black has been taken out of minor league rehab appearances while being treated for a mildly herniated disk on the right side of his neck. It’s causing him nerve irritation. In […]

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Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

According to Mets general manager Sandy Alderson, the team has promoted their #2 top prospect Kevin Plawecki and their #22 top prospect Hansel Robles in the wake of the injuries to Travis d’Arnaud and Jerry Blevins during today’s game against the Marlins. Kevin Plawecki, a Mets first round pick in 2012, was “very close to […]

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Jon Matlack, the Mets’ Underrated Lefty

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Matlack, the Mets’ Underrated Lefty

Jon Matlack’s career record of 125-126 may be as mediocre as you can get, but Matlack was a much, much better than average major league pitcher. In fact, he was one of the very finest lefthanded pitchers ever developed by the Mets’ organization. His other career marks – a 3.18 lifetime ERA (better than Steve […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cardinals 2

An article by posted on March 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cardinals 2

The New York Mets defeated the St. Louis Cardinals by a score of 3-2 in Jupiter on Sunday. Pitching: Dillon Gee started and delivered a strong seven inning performance, allowing just two runs, scattering seven his, walking two and striking out three. Lefty Dario Alvarez relieved Gee, faced one lefthanded hitter and struck him out. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on March 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:05 PM

Only one more week to go… The New York Mets travel to Jupiter on Sunday to take on the St. Louis Cardinals at 1:05 PM. (MLB Network) Dillon Gee will take the hill for the Mets and will be opposed by left-hander Marco Gonzales. Daniel Murphy had five at-bats in a minor league game on […]

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Mets Remain Confident They’ll Acquire Lefty Reliever In Coming Week

An article by posted on March 29, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Remain Confident They’ll Acquire Lefty Reliever In Coming Week

After Saturday’s 10-2 win, the Mets re-assigned reliever Scott Rice to minor league camp. The move now leaves just Dario Alvarez and Sean Gilmartin as the only lefthanded relievers in big league camp. Adam Rubin wrote in his briefing this morning that the Mets’ left-handed relief answer may very well come from outside the organization in the next […]

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Bobby Parnell Pitched In First Game Since Surgery

An article by posted on March 21, 2015 0 Comments
Bobby Parnell Pitched In First Game Since Surgery

Bobby Parnell took a huge step forward in his return from Tommy John surgery and pitched in his first game in nearly a year on Saturday. Parnell threw 20 pitches, 11 of them for strikes, and allowed two hits in a minor league intrasquad game in Port St. Lucie, the Mets announced. Parnell has been […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Tigers, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on March 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Tigers, 1:05 PM

Left-handed pitching prospect Steven Matz gets the starting assignment as the New York Mets take on the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland at 1:05 PM on Saturday. He will be opposed by fellow southpaw David Price. Noah Syndergaard was originally slated for this start, but instead was sent to minor league camp after injuring his ankle […]

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