Tag: outfield

Heyman: Mets Will Look A Lot Different Without Murphy and Cespedes

An article by posted on 19/10/2015 0 Comments
Heyman: Mets Will Look A Lot Different Without Murphy and Cespedes

While the New York Mets are absolutely pleased with how Yoenis Cespedes has worked out for the team, one rival executive who has talked with Mets brass told Jon Heyman of CBS Sports that he would be “shocked” if the Mets retained him. “Yoenis Cespedes carried the Mets through August, and Daniel Murphy is carrying them now, when it counts […]

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Conforto Will Be Everyday Player in 2016

An article by posted on 13/10/2015 0 Comments
Conforto Will Be Everyday Player in 2016

In his pre-game press conference this afternoon, Terry Collins expressed his support for Michael Conforto, saying the young outfielder will be an everyday player starting next year. Although Collins has hesitated to use Conforto against left-handed pitching in big games this year, he does believe he can hit left-handed pitching, saying, “I think he can […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Erupts With Three Homer, Seven RBI Night

An article by posted on 22/08/2015 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes Erupts With Three Homer, Seven RBI Night

Yoenis Cespedes had his best game as a Met on Friday night, and quite possibly the best game of his career, exploding for a 5-for-6 performance including a single, a double, and three home runs. The first of those three home runs was a grand slam, and he finished the night with seven RBIs, five runs […]

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Mets Release Former Top Prospect Cesar Puello

An article by posted on 19/08/2015 0 Comments
Mets Release Former Top Prospect Cesar Puello

The Mets have announced they have released former outfield prospect Cesar Puello. Puello, 24, has been on the disabled list since April due to a stress reaction in his back which only surfaced after the team outrighted him to Triple-A Las Vegas.  That assignment was rescinded and he was added back to the 40-man roster. Since […]

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Curtis Granderson Remains Red Hot, Blasts 20th Homer Of Season

An article by posted on 13/08/2015 0 Comments
Curtis Granderson Remains Red Hot, Blasts 20th Homer Of Season

Curtis Granderson continues to rip the cover off the ball, blasting his 20th home run of the season in the fourth inning of Thursday’s 12-3 win over the Colorado Rockies. The two-run shot matched Granderson’s home run total from last year and now gives him eighth seasons of 20 or more home runs in his career. […]

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David Wright Fields Grounders At Citi Field

An article by posted on 28/07/2015 0 Comments
David Wright Fields Grounders At Citi Field

David Wright participated in infield practice and fielded grounders at third base before Tuesday’s game at Citi Field. Wright, 32, has missed all but eight games this season while working to comeback and avoid surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis. This is the first real sign that Wright has returned to doing at least some baseball […]

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Hey Sandy, Are You Freaking Kidding Me???

An article by posted on 23/07/2015 0 Comments
Hey Sandy, Are You Freaking Kidding Me???

Speaking with reporters at Citi Field on Thursday, Sandy Alderson said he has room in his budget to acquire an impact player and that he is scouring the market for an outfielder. “We have the ability to take on money,” he said, “even though none of you will believe me.” Well Sandy, the reason we don’t […]

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The Potential Metropolitan Lineup In Perspective

An article by posted on 23/07/2015 0 Comments
The Potential Metropolitan Lineup In Perspective

I am under the impression that anyone who thinks there is a possibility of the Metropolitans bringing in Justin Upton, Carlos Gomez or dare I say Troy Tulowitzki before the trade deadline is delusional beyond belief. Doing so would incorporate several things that we should by now are not in the DNA of the Mets’ […]

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Mets Trade Buzz: Amazins Shift Their Attention To Gerardo Parra

An article by posted on 22/07/2015 0 Comments
Mets Trade Buzz: Amazins Shift Their Attention To Gerardo Parra

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Mets have shifted their interest to Brewers outfielder Gerardo Parra. This comes a day after Joel Sherman indicated the Mets are now targeting a left-handed hitting outfielder. Parra, 28, has become very popular of late as more and more teams realize his value and versatility. The two-time […]

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Ricco Says Mets Are Willing To Trade For An Outfielder

An article by posted on 20/07/2015 0 Comments
Ricco Says Mets Are Willing To Trade For An Outfielder

Assistant GM John Ricco told reporters that the Mets will consider a trade for an outfielder if right opportunity arises (Mike Vorkunov,  NJ.com) “I think we’re committed to trying to make the team better,” Ricco said. “I think there’s a scenario where you can fit another bat in there. There is no obvious spot. That’s […]

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