Tag: minor league

Spring Training Notes: Non-Roster Invites, 44 Days Until Pitchers & Catchers

An article by posted on January 4, 2016 0 Comments
Spring Training Notes: Non-Roster Invites, 44 Days Until Pitchers & Catchers

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the Mets say no decision has been made yet on non-roster invites to major league camp among candidates who were with organization in 2015. He predicts that catchers Johnny Monell and Xorge Carrillo, infielders Gavin Cecchini, T.J. Rivera, Danny Muno and Jayce Boyd, and pitchers Paul Sewald, […]

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Mets Sign RHP Jim Henderson To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on December 3, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign RHP Jim Henderson To Minor League Deal

The New York Mets announced that they have signed RHP Jim Henderson to a minor league contract with an invite to Spring Training. Henderson, 33, has made 111 career relief appearances with the Milwaukee Brewers between 2012 and 2014 with a 3.44 ERA and 1.125 WHIP. In 2013, his first full season in the major […]

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Mets Sign RHP Stolmy Pimentel To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on November 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign RHP Stolmy Pimentel To Minor League Deal

The Mets have signed RHP Stolmy Pimentel to a minor league contract with an invite to Major League Spring Training, the team announced. Pimentel, 26, made eight relief appearances for the Rangers in 2015, posting a 3.97 ERA, and 1.235 WHIP in 11.1 innings with seven strikeouts. He made 17 appearances including 12 starts for […]

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Conforto Will Continue To Sit Against LHP

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Will Continue To Sit Against LHP

Michael Conforto has had an incredible rookie campaign, batting .284 with a .360 OBP and .892 OPS in 161 plate appearances since his promotion from Double-A Binghamton on July 25. His production has also been a significant part of the Mets’ offensive resurgence as his 11 doubles, eight homers and 23 RBI would attest. However, […]

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MMO Exclusive: T.J. Rivera Just Keeps Hitting and Hoping

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: T.J. Rivera Just Keeps Hitting and Hoping

When his baseball playing days are behind him, T.J. Rivera wants to be remembered as a grinder, a guy who didn’t simply go through the motions but played with 100 percent effort every time he stepped on a baseball diamond. “That’s something I’ve always tried to live up to, going out there and playing hard […]

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Mets Nearly Traded Jacob deGrom For Kelly Shoppach

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Nearly Traded Jacob deGrom For Kelly Shoppach

In his first start since striking out the side on 10 pitches in an electric All-Star Game performance, Jacob deGrom delivered a gem against the first place Nationals en route to a huge 7-2 win for the Mets. Despite one bad pitch that catcher Wilson Ramos turned on for a two-run homer, deGrom went six […]

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How Mets Minors Can Affect Their Younger Hitting Prospects

An article by posted on July 10, 2015 0 Comments
How Mets Minors Can Affect Their Younger Hitting Prospects

Due to their consistent offensive struggles and the possibility that Michael Cuddyer could end up on the disabled list, the Mets desperately need more bats. However, it doesn’t seem like a trade for a hitter is coming anytime soon. Once again, the Mets will probably look to their farm system for offensive help. It might not […]

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Mets Activate Daniel Murphy, Option Dilson Herrera To Triple-A

An article by posted on June 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Activate Daniel Murphy, Option Dilson Herrera To Triple-A

The Mets announced that infielder Daniel Murphy has been activated from the Disabled List and second baseman Dilson Herrera has been optioned to Las Vegas (AAA). This was widely expected. Murphy will resume playing third base while David Wright remains out. June 28 Infielder Daniel Murphy, who was initially expected to return from the disabled […]

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MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 4:35 PM

An article by posted on June 28, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 4:35 PM

The New York Mets and Cincinnati Reds will resume Saturday night’s suspended game at 1:10 PM with the score tied at one apiece and the Reds batting in the top of the seventh. After the conclusion of that game, top pitching prospect Steven Matz will make major league debut against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi […]

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Morning Grind: Logan Verrett Impresses In Mets Debut

An article by posted on June 19, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Logan Verrett Impresses In Mets Debut

After a head scratching move earlier this week that saw the Mets’ brass promote Akeel Morris from Single-A St. Lucie straight to the big leagues, the team righted the ship by demoting Morris to Double-A Binghamton after he surrendered five runs in two-third’s of an inning in Wednesday night’s loss to the Toronto Blue Jays. […]

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