Tag: RBI

Collins Plans To Have Cespedes In Lineup Sunday

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Plans To Have Cespedes In Lineup Sunday

Terry Collins told reporters after Saturday’s 4-2 loss to the Phillies that had the opportunity presented itself Yoenis Cespedes could have appeared as a pinch-hitter in the game. “If one of those guys got on in the ninth he was going to hit,” Collins said. “But we’re not going to run him up there unless […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera is Primed for a Big Second Half

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera is Primed for a Big Second Half

Coming into the season, the Mets wanted to upgrade at shortstop. They wanted a player who had more range and power than what Ruben Tejada provided the Mets.  They wanted a player who was a steadier fielder who got on base more frequently than Wilmer Flores. With that in mind, as free agency opened, the […]

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Mets Not Ruling Out A Run At Jon Niese

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Not Ruling Out A Run At Jon Niese

Last year, the Mets had released Kirk Nieuwenhuis after he had hit .079/.125/.132 with no homers and two RBI in 27 games. Nieuwenhuis would go to the Angels where he would be similarly ineffective causing them to release him. The Mets then jumped on the chance to bring him back due to injuries and the […]

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New York Mets First Half Report Cards

An article by posted on July 15, 2016 0 Comments
New York Mets First Half Report Cards

Here are our 2016 First Half Reports Cards for the New York Mets as comprised by Joe D., Brian Greenzang and myself. We hope you enjoy. Catchers Travis d’Arnaud – Yet again, d’Arnaud’s troubles staying on the field have been detrimental to the Mets even if he was hitting just .196/.288/.261 before he went on […]

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All-Star Game Recap: American League 4, National League 2

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
All-Star Game Recap: American League 4, National League 2

The American League all-stars defeated the National League all-stars by a score of 4-2 tonight at PETCO Park. With the win, the American League secured home field advantage in the 2016 World Series. What you should know: In the top of the first inning, Kris Bryant who has 25 home runs in the regular season, […]

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Nimmo Will Likley Be Sent Down When Conforto Returns

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Nimmo Will Likley Be Sent Down When Conforto Returns

Michael Conforto has been on fire ever since he was sent down to Triple-A Las Vegas. In 57 plate appearances, Conforto is batting .340 with three homeruns and 13 RBI to go along with an excellent .411 OBP and .991 OPS. But it stands to reason that when the Mets decide to bring Conforto back […]

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Futures Game: Herrera and Rosario Record Hits As World Team Defeats USA 11-3

An article by posted on July 10, 2016 0 Comments
Futures Game: Herrera and Rosario Record Hits As World Team Defeats USA 11-3

Red Sox prospect Yoan Moncada hit the go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning as the World Team beat Team USA by the score of 11-3 in the All-Star Futures Game on Sunday. Moncada, the top ranked MLB prospect, took home the Futures Game MVP Award as the World team snapped a six-game losing streak […]

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Daniel Murphy Out To Prove Mets Made A Mistake

An article by posted on July 10, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Out To Prove Mets Made A Mistake

I can hardly stand to watch another Daniel Murphy plate appearance, especially when there are men on base. The sour taste in my mouth and the anxiety that comes with each passing RBI single, double or home run is terribly indescribable. Murphy did it again on Saturday night, driving in four runs to extend the […]

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Topps Now Commemorates Yoenis Cespedes’ All Star Selection

An article by posted on July 9, 2016 0 Comments
Topps Now Commemorates Yoenis Cespedes’ All Star Selection

YOENIS CESPEDES – 2016 TOPPS NOW CARD 234 AVAILABLE UNTIL 1:30 PM ON 7/10/16 Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes was selected to start in the 2016 MLB All Star Game in San Diego. It is his second career All Star Selection. The MLB All Star position players are selected by a fan balloting process. The Cuban […]

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Mets Minors Recap 7/5: Plawecki Homers in Win

An article by posted on July 6, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap 7/5: Plawecki Homers in Win

Las Vegas 51s 10 (45-39), Salt Lake Bees 4 (Angels, 39-44) Box Score Gavin Cecchini SS 2 for 5, RBI, 2 K .335 Michael Conforto LF 1 for 5, K, .289 T.J. Rivera 3B 1 for 4 .351 Kevin Plawecki C 2 for 4, HR, 2B, 3 RBI .300 Cecchini had his 27th error of  the […]

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