Tag: RBI

With A’s In Holding Pattern, Ben Zobrist Staying Put For Now

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With A’s In Holding Pattern, Ben Zobrist Staying Put For Now

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the A’s are still in a holding pattern and unsure if they’ll be buyers or sellers before the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. That means that at least for the time being, Ben Zobrist is most likely staying put. Last week we learned that the Mets and Oakland A’s were discussing a […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Stays Hot, Thompson With Four Hits

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Stays Hot, Thompson With Four Hits

Las Vegas (49-38) 10, Salt Lake 5 The Las Vegas offense was an extra base hit machine producing nine of them on the night incuding two doubles a piece by Dilson Herrera, Cory Vaughn, and Dan Rohlfing. Travis Taijeron had two extra base hits as well, his 11th double and 15th homerun of the season. […]

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Dominic Smith Named FSL Player Of Month For June

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Dominic Smith Named FSL Player Of Month For June

  Dominic Smith had a dreadful start to his season hitting .220/.256/.244 with one extra base hit and nine strikeouts in the month of April while also missing time with a leg injury. Smith started to swing the bat much better in the month of May hitting .276/.321/.429 with 13 doubles, 23 RBI, and his […]

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Michael Cuddyer’s Knee is Still Ailing

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Michael Cuddyer’s Knee is Still Ailing

Left fielder Michael Cuddyer continues to deal with a sore left knee and has missed five of the last seven games, including Tuesday night’s loss to the Giants and perhaps this afternoon’s series finale as well. While Cuddyer has already received a cortisone shot to reduce the pain, manager Terry Collins backtracked on Tuesday night saying his knee […]

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Conforto and Nimmo Make Baseball America Top 50 Prospects

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Conforto and Nimmo Make Baseball America Top 50 Prospects

Outfield prospects Michael Conforto and Brandon Nimmo have both made it onto Baseball America’s Midseason Top 50 Prospects rankings. Conforto, who checked in at No. 14, is up there with catching prospect Kyle Schwarber (No. 6) as the top college bats from the 2014 draft. Selected 10th overall out of Oregon State, Conforto is enjoying […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Castellanos Homers, Cecchini With Three Hits

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Mets Minor League Recap: Castellanos Homers, Cecchini With Three Hits

  Albuquerque 3, Las Vegas (47-38) 0 Game One The 51′s offense was limited to three hits by Rockies pitching prospect Jon Gray and former Colorado Rockie Rex Brothers who picked up the save. Matthew Bowman was the tough luck loser moving his record to 5-10 on the year. Bowman pitched a complete game going […]

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Mets Recall Nieuwenhuis, Option Ceciliani To Triple-A

An article by posted on July 6, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Recall Nieuwenhuis, Option Ceciliani To Triple-A

The Mets will call up OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Since being claimed off of waivers from the Angels last month, Nieuwenhuis has been raking at Triple-A Las Vegas, where he was batting .293/.354/.741 with seven home runs and 20 RBI in 15 games. However, Nieuwenhuis has struggled mightily […]

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Las Vegas and Binghamton

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Las Vegas and Binghamton

Who’s Hot: Jayce Boyd, Las Vegas – Boyd was riding a 6-game hitting streak entering into action on July 5th, batting .381 (8 for 21) with 3 doubles and 4 RBI over that span. Alex Castellanos, Las Vegas – The Vegas outfielder has hit safely in 5 of his last 6 games through July 4th […]

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Matz Brilliant Again Versus Dodgers

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Matz Brilliant Again Versus Dodgers

Following his historic MLB debut, Steven Matz dominated again during his second start. He tossed six shutout innings against the first place Dodgers while allowing only two hits and striking out eight. “This guy has got outstanding stuff. You saw it today,” Mets manager Terry Collins said. “He’s got three ‘plus’ pitches. He throws strikes. […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Mejia With Save, Brosher Has Seven RBI

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Mets Minor League Recap: Mejia With Save, Brosher Has Seven RBI

  Las Vegas (47-37) 3, Albuquerque 2 In the battle of two former Mets starters Dillon Gee out-dueled  Aaron Laffey pitch up his 2nd win in three starts for Las Vegas. Gee went 7 innings giving up two runs on six hits and a walk while striking out four. Dillon lost his shutout in the […]

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