Tag: New York Mets

Dilson Herrera To Play In Upcoming WBC Qualifier

An article by posted on February 20, 2016 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera To Play In Upcoming WBC Qualifier

As first reported by MetsMinors.net on Saturday morning, the New York Mets confirmed that second baseman of the future Dilson Herrera has received permission to play for Team Colombia in the upcoming WBC qualifier. The World Baseball Classic pre-qualifier will be taking place in Panama from March 17th-20th. Herrera, 21, was born in Cartagena Colombia and played winter […]

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The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

An article by posted on February 19, 2016 0 Comments
The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Andy Williams got it wrong, everybody knows that Spring Training is the most wonderful time of the year. To smell that freshly cut green grass and breathe that warm spring air, with the sounds of gloves popping and bats cracking… there’s nothing else like it in the world. Gone is the long, cold, dreary winter […]

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Mets Offense Has Huge Run Potential

An article by posted on February 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Offense Has Huge Run Potential

The New York Mets go into 2016 armed with a potent offense compared to the start of the 2015 season. With the stout starting five the Mets will throw out against opposing teams, it’s no wonder that the Mets offense is a secondary conversation. However, the name of the game is scoring runs, and I […]

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Mets Bringing More Heat in 2016

An article by posted on February 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bringing More Heat in 2016

The general consensus as to why Hall of Famer Walter Johnson was so dominant was the saying, “You can’t hit what you can’t see.”  In analyzing some new data by MLB’s StatCast, that saying can now be applied to the young New York Mets’ pitching staff. As Andrew Simon of MLB.com notes, the Mets threw more pitches of […]

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Mets Have Best Chance Of Returning To Postseason

An article by posted on February 15, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Have Best Chance Of Returning To Postseason

Phil Rogers of MLB.com looks back at the 2015 postseason and ranks the chances of those ten teams returning to the postseason in 2015. Topping the list at No. 1 Rogers has the New York Mets. He writes: 1. Mets They’ll roll if: Lefty Steven Matz stays healthy for a full season, adding another piece […]

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The Troubling Case of Jenrry Mejia

An article by posted on February 15, 2016 0 Comments
The Troubling Case of Jenrry Mejia

The sad tale of Jenrry Mejia came to a close Friday night, as reports flew in that Mejia had failed a third drug test in less than a year. Major League Baseball issued a lifetime ban to Mejia, joining only Pete Rose on their banned list of players. Mejia can seek a reinstatement after one […]

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Chipper Jones Picks Mets To Win It All

An article by posted on February 12, 2016 0 Comments
Chipper Jones Picks Mets To Win It All

Well Mets fans, it looks like someone else has jumped on our bandwagon. The latest addition, has been a thorn in the Mets side for years – Chipper Jones. During an interview this week on the SiriusXM MLB Network Radio Channel, Chipper expressed his admiration for this 2016 Mets team. The topic came about when […]

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Those Devious, Wicked, Knife-Twisting Royals

An article by posted on February 11, 2016 0 Comments
Those Devious, Wicked, Knife-Twisting Royals

“Royals To Rub Mets Noses In It” “Royals Are Going To Twist Knife In Mets’ Back” “Royals Keep Pouring On The Pain” What are those you might ask? They are titles from some butt-hurt bloggers that are up in arms because the Kansas City Royals intend to celebrate their World Series championship during both games […]

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ESPN Law’s Top 100 Prospects: Dom Smith Leads Mets Quartet

An article by posted on February 11, 2016 0 Comments
ESPN Law’s Top 100 Prospects: Dom Smith Leads Mets Quartet

A day after releasing his annual Minor League System rankings, in which the New York Mets placed 16th, ESPN’s Keith Law rolled out his Top 100 Prospects today on ESPN Insider. 1B Dominic Smith headlined a quartet of Mets prospects at No. 29, here’s what he says: “Smith is one of the best pure hitters […]

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Dilson Herrera: Coming Soon To A Citi Near You

An article by posted on February 11, 2016 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera: Coming Soon To A Citi Near You

While fans wait anxiously for Spring Training to begin, it’s always a fun exercise to create some excitement for players that may have an impact in the not so distant future. Part of the fun of watching early Spring games is getting a chance to see some of your favorite top prospects getting a chance […]

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