Tag: RBI

Mets’ Relationship With Cespedes Getting Stronger After Hot Start

An article by posted on May 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets’ Relationship With Cespedes Getting Stronger After Hot Start

With Yoenis Cespedes off to an excellent start, Kevin Davidoff of the NY Post says the Mets’ relationship with Cespedes appears to be warming up. But Davidoff wonders if this means the two sides will be able to commit to a long term deal. “It’s a little early,” John Ricco, the Mets’ assistant general manager, […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Ynoa and Conlon Stay Perfect

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Ynoa and Conlon Stay Perfect

Las Vegas (21-17) 8, Oklahoma City (21-16) 5 Box Score Gabriel Ynoa moved to 5-0 with his eighth straight quality start, he allowed three runs on seven hits and three walks while striking out three. His ERA actually went up to 2.09 which is still good enough for the second lowest in the Pacific Coast League […]

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Lucas Duda Out Of Lineup With Back Issue

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Out Of Lineup With Back Issue

First baseman Lucas Duda is out the lineup with a back issue according to manager Terry Collins and not “benched”as general manager Sandy Alderson first described it. Collins says Duda was “pretty stiff” over the weekend and was treated with an injection Monday after being examined by team doctors. Duda, 30, is batting .236 with […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Swept by Rockies

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Swept by Rockies

3 UP 1. K-Plaw Finding His Stroke He was beginning to find his stroke in the series down in San Diego, and that later continued into LA and carried over to Colorado. In the series against the Rockies he collected three hits along with three RBI and a double. Over the last ten games he […]

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Collins Unwilling To Move Wright Down In Order For Now

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Unwilling To Move Wright Down In Order For Now

Mets manager Terry Collins acknowledged today that he may need to consider dropping David Wright from the No. 2 slot in the batting order, but is not ready to make such a move now despite Wright’s recent struggles. “At some point, if he continues to struggle, we’ll address that,” Collins said about Wright “He leads […]

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Negative Reaction: Chase Utley Had His Way With The Mets

An article by posted on May 13, 2016 0 Comments
Negative Reaction: Chase Utley Had His Way With The Mets

After countless articles about how the Mets would retaliate against second basemen Chase Utley once they’d meet again, including lot’s of tough talk from half of the players in the Mets clubhouse, the just completed four game series against the Dodgers in Los Angeles ended without even a whimper. Before the series, Kristie Ackert of […]

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Asdrubal ‘Two Good’ Not To Be In Two Hole

An article by posted on May 10, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal ‘Two Good’ Not To Be In Two Hole

Contrary to what many felt about it when the move was made by Terry Collins, myself included, Curtis Granderson has been a fantastic leadoff hitter since being slotted there 52 times in the 2014 season.  He was, in essence, the full time leadoff hitter last year as well occupying the top spot in 138 of […]

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Mets Minors Recap 5/9: St. Lucie Explodes For 14 Runs, Rosario With Three Hits

An article by posted on May 10, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap 5/9: St. Lucie Explodes For 14 Runs, Rosario With Three Hits

Las Vegas 1 (16-14), Sacramento 0 Box Score Rafael Montero bounced back and the Vegas bullpen combined to avenge the Mets against Chris Heston with a shutout. Montero threw 5.2 innings, while giving up four hits and three walks while striking out six. Relief Prospects Josh Smoker, Jeff Walters and Paul Sewald kept Sacramento scoreless over […]

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Cespedes Producing At A Record Pace

An article by posted on May 9, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Producing At A Record Pace

Yoenis Cespedes continued to flex his muscle and power the New York Mets offense on Sunday, going 2-for-4 with a solo home run in a 4-3 win over the San Diego Padres. Petco Park can be a death knell for sluggers, but it couldn’t contain Cespedes who went 5-for-18 with four walks, three home runs, […]

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Mets Minors Recap: David Thompson Keeps Driving in Runs

An article by posted on May 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: David Thompson Keeps Driving in Runs

El Paso 17, Las Vegas 6 (13-12) Box Score Rafael Montero ruined a perfect opportunity to pick up a win after being handed a 5-0 lead in the second that he relinquished by the third innings. He allowed seven runs on eight hits and three walks in four innings. He struck out four and was hitting […]

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