Tag: New York Mets

Jose Reyes Offers Value This Year… And Next

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Offers Value This Year… And Next

When the Mets decided to bring shortstop Jose Reyes back into the fray, after he elected free agency and departed after the 2011 season, walking away the as batting champ, many were split on how much the 33-year-old had left in him. After all, Reyes had been routinely injured after he signed his six-year, $106 […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Thor and Cespedes Power Through

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Thor and Cespedes Power Through

If the New York Mets would ever be compared to Superman, then the Arizona Diamondbacks certainly are their kryptonite. The Amazins’ were swept at home in the second week of August against the Diamondbacks, and then lost three out of four against the D-Backs last week in Arizona. Their only win was the result of […]

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The Future of the Mets Outfield Logjam

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
The Future of the Mets Outfield Logjam

When the New York Mets traded for Jay Bruce, it made a logjam in the outfield even worse. What makes matters worse is it’s a problem that doesn’t seem to be going anywhere soon. The Mets could have six MLB-caliber outfielders under contract next season, and it’s likely a problem they will need to solve […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera To Be Activated From DL Thursday

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera To Be Activated From DL Thursday

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera both played six innings for High-A St. Lucie on Wednesday as they continued their rehab assignments. After tonight’s 13-5 loss to Arizona, manager Terry Collins said Cabrera will be activated on Thursday when the Mets begin a four game series with the Giants in San Francisco. The […]

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Today In Mets Biz: Porsche North America Added To Mets Sponsorship Portfolio

An article by posted on August 16, 2016 0 Comments
Today In Mets Biz: Porsche North America Added To Mets Sponsorship Portfolio

Last week, the New York Mets sent out a press release announcing a new multi-year partnership with Porsche Cars North America. As part of the deal, the German car manufacturer will be given access to the Empire Level Suites as well as the former Acela Club. These two high-end assets will feature activation areas that […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Walker and Matz Spark the Mets

An article by posted on August 15, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Walker and Matz Spark the Mets

Four straight losses to open the New York Mets’ week of August 8 to August 14 opened up a ton of deserved criticism and highlighted many flaws this team has had over the course of the 2016 season. The inability to hold runners on base, throwing out base-runners, hitting with runners in scoring position, timely […]

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Peter Alonso Breaks Finger, But Wait ‘Til Next Year

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
Peter Alonso Breaks Finger, But Wait ‘Til Next Year

Brooklyn Cyclones’ slugging first baseman Peter Alonso will miss the remainder of the 2016 season due to a broken right pinky finger. Alonso suffered the injury in Tuesday night’s home game, where in the third inning he was trying to avoid a tag at second base, and jammed his pinky while sliding into second safely […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Walker and deGrom Stay Hot

An article by posted on August 9, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Walker and deGrom Stay Hot

This was certainly not the way the New York Mets had hoped their post All-Star game schedule would have gone, posting a losing record since the break of 10-13. While the division seems to be a steep mountain to climb at this point, with the Washington Nationals holding a commanding nine-game lead in the NL […]

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With Dilson Herrera Gone, Mets Have Some Options Internally

An article by posted on August 6, 2016 0 Comments
With Dilson Herrera Gone, Mets Have Some Options Internally

Before the season began, fans and media knew that Neil Walker would more than likely just be a one-year stopgap for the Mets. Acquired in the off-season trade with the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for lefty Jon Niese, Walker was the backup plan for the Mets not winning the Ben Zobrist free agency sweepstakes. And […]

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Jay Bruce Trade Offers Mets Some Options

An article by posted on August 4, 2016 0 Comments
Jay Bruce Trade Offers Mets Some Options

The New York Mets took a gamble on Monday, trading highly touted second base prospect Dilson Herrera and promising left-hander Max Wotell to the Cincinnati Reds for outfielder Jay Bruce. It’s a trade the Mets had to make, given their glaring inability to hit with runners in scoring position this year, along with the plethora […]

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Collins, Flores and Setting Up Players to Fail

An article by posted on August 4, 2016 0 Comments
Collins, Flores and Setting Up Players to Fail

I’m one of the biggest Wilmer Flores fans you’ll ever know, but for crying out loud when will Terry Collins come to his senses and realize that he should only be limited to starting against left-handed pitchers and never, ever, should he be playing shortstop? Why was Flores in the starting lineup on Wednesday given […]

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