Tag: National League

What to Expect from the Mets vs Brewers

An article by posted on June 9, 2016 0 Comments
What to Expect from the Mets vs Brewers

At this point in the year, you never want to get your hopes up too high heading into a series. With that said, it is hard not to when you’re about to face one of the worst teams in the National League. The Mets and Brewers always serve up good battles and this coming set […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Maintains Hold On 3rd Outfield Spot in NL All Star Voting

An article by posted on June 8, 2016 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes Maintains Hold On 3rd Outfield Spot in NL All Star Voting

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes continues to maintain his hold on the third outfield spot for the National League in All Star voting. With 1,097,593 votes, Cespedes has a solid margin over other National League outfielders with the closest being Jason Heyward who is more than 300,000 votes behind. Cespedes has been slumping this month and […]

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Can Mets’ Offense Live By Home Runs Alone?

An article by posted on May 26, 2016 0 Comments
Can Mets’ Offense Live By Home Runs Alone?

After a weekend sweep of the Brewers and a series win against the rival Nationals, it looks safe to say that things are getting back to normal in Metsville. However, last week’s losing skid brings the elephant in the room front and center. The Mets cannot continue to rely on the home run to win […]

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Mets’ Relationship With Cespedes Getting Stronger After Hot Start

An article by posted on May 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets’ Relationship With Cespedes Getting Stronger After Hot Start

With Yoenis Cespedes off to an excellent start, Kevin Davidoff of the NY Post says the Mets’ relationship with Cespedes appears to be warming up. But Davidoff wonders if this means the two sides will be able to commit to a long term deal. “It’s a little early,” John Ricco, the Mets’ assistant general manager, […]

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Cespedes Producing At A Record Pace

An article by posted on May 9, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Producing At A Record Pace

Yoenis Cespedes continued to flex his muscle and power the New York Mets offense on Sunday, going 2-for-4 with a solo home run in a 4-3 win over the San Diego Padres. Petco Park can be a death knell for sluggers, but it couldn’t contain Cespedes who went 5-for-18 with four walks, three home runs, […]

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Dee Gordon Suspended 80 Games

An article by posted on April 29, 2016 0 Comments
Dee Gordon Suspended 80 Games

Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon was suspended 80 games early Friday morning after he tested positive for two types of performance-enhancing drugs, Major League Baseball announced. Gordon, 28, was found to have taken exogenous Testosterone and Clostebol, a modified form of testosterone A two-time All-Star, Gordon signed a five-year, $50 million contract extension in […]

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Lucas Duda: A Big Reason Why Mets Will Return To World Series

An article by posted on March 24, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda: A Big Reason Why Mets Will Return To World Series

Ask a Mets fan which team is going to represent the National League in the World Series, and you know what their answer will be. In a clubhouse full of confident guys like Matt Harvey, you know to a man the Mets believe they are returning to the World Series. You know who else agrees that […]

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Bryce Harper Tabs Mets As The Team To Beat

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Bryce Harper Tabs Mets As The Team To Beat

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper said today, that the New York Mets are the team to beat in the National League this season. “We’re definitely looking forward to the challenge,” Harper told Washington beat reporters. “The team to beat are the Mets. That’s what it is right now. They kicked the crap out of our division last year, and […]

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David Wright: We’re The Hunted Ones Now

An article by posted on February 12, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright: We’re The Hunted Ones Now

Mets third baseman David Wright has a clear and distinct message for his teammates as Spring Training is set to begin in Port St. Lucie in five days. In an exclusive interview with Kevin Kernan of the New York Post, Wright says he understands the battle ahead. “The postseason is addicting, but we have a […]

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Manfred: DH Not Coming To The National League

An article by posted on January 25, 2016 0 Comments
Manfred: DH Not Coming To The National League

In an interview with Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred said the National League will not adopt the designated hitter. “The most likely result on the designated hitter for the foreseeable future is the status quo,” Manfred said. “I think the vast majority of clubs in the National League want to stay where […]

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