Tag: New York Mets

Mets Players And Staff Host Clinic For St. Lucie Special Olympics

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Players And Staff Host Clinic For St. Lucie Special Olympics

On Sunday, the New York Mets hosted a clinic for the St. Lucie Special Olympics at Tradition Field. The feel of the event can be summed up with a quote from Special Olympics regional director Jeff Hancock, who said, “This is beyond amazing. The opportunities that our athletes in the Special Olympics have because of […]

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Look Out For Hansel Robles

An article by posted on February 29, 2016 0 Comments
Look Out For Hansel Robles

As reported last week, right-hander Hansel Robles had his suspension reduced from three games to two. The suspension stemmed from the quick pitch thrown at the Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp on September 30th of last year. Robles appealed the suspension last year, and will serve the two games against the Kansas City Royals to open […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Looking Forward To Working With Mike Piazza Again

An article by posted on February 28, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Looking Forward To Working With Mike Piazza Again

Former Mets catcher and newly inducted Hall of Famer Mike Piazza will arrive to New York Mets Spring Training camp on Sunday to serve as a guest instructor for a few days. There may be no player more excited to see the former Mets All Star catcher than the current team catcher himself, Travis d’Arnaud. […]

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Despite Limited Role, De Aza Hopes To Improve On Last Season’s Numbers

An article by posted on February 27, 2016 0 Comments
Despite Limited Role, De Aza Hopes To Improve On Last Season’s Numbers

(Photo: New York Mets) The New York Mets signed outfielder Alejandro De Aza to a one year worth a guaranteed $5.75 million back in December. At the time, it appeared the Mets were no longer pursuing Yoenis Cespedes and that De Aza would give the team a versatile platoon partner for Juan Lagares at center field […]

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Syndergaard Impresses Early At Spring Camp

An article by posted on February 26, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Impresses Early At Spring Camp

Yoenis Cespedes’ flashy array of high end cars might have been the talking point outside Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, but the mid-90s fastball being tossed effortlessly Thursday morning was the talk inside of camp. Noah Syndergaard’s live batting-practice session was the talk of Mets camp on Thursday, as selected Minor Leaguers stood in […]

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Robles Has Suspension Reduced To Two Games

An article by posted on February 24, 2016 0 Comments
Robles Has Suspension Reduced To Two Games

New York Mets reliever Hansel Robles had his suspension reduced from three games to two games on Wednesday. This stems back to a quick pitch Robles threw that came too close to Cameron Rupp‘s head on Sept. 30. against the Phillies. Robles will miss the first two games of the season against the Royals at […]

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Sports On Earth: Mets Won’t Repeat As NL East Champs

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
Sports On Earth: Mets Won’t Repeat As NL East Champs

Will Leitch of Sports On Earth writes that the New York Mets will be unable to defend their division crown this season and he has them finishing second in the NL East behind the Washington Nationals in their Season Preview. “Two reasons. One, I think the Nationals are about to make a big step forward, which […]

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MMO Exclusive: Meet Shortstop Prospect Luis Guillorme

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Meet Shortstop Prospect Luis Guillorme

Earlier this offseason I was able to talk to New York Mets shortstop prospect Luis Guillorme who has a fantastic season for the Savannah Sand Gnats in their final year of being affiliated with the Mets. In 122 games this year he hit .318/.354/.391 while scoring 67 runs, knocking in 55 and stealing 18 bases. He was […]

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Special Feature: Keith Law Talks Mets Baseball With MMO

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
Special Feature: Keith Law Talks Mets Baseball With MMO

Earlier this week, I had the privilege of spending 40 minutes on the phone with ESPN Senior Baseball Writer Keith Law. Keith is a lead baseball analyst for ESPN.com and senior analyst for Scouts.Inc. He formerly worked in the front office of the Toronto Blue Jays. I interviewed Keith before last season and he graciously […]

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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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