Tag: RBI

Congratulations To Mike Piazza On Hall of Fame Induction Day!

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Congratulations To Mike Piazza On Hall of Fame Induction Day!

Congratulations to Mike Piazza who will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame along with fellow inductee Ken Griffey Jr. on Sunday afternoon. MLB Network will exclusively televise all the festivities live from Cooperstown, New York beginning at 12:00 PM, followed by the Induction Ceremony and the acceptance speeches at 1:30 PM. Piazza joins […]

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Michael Conforto Plays Center Field For First Time In His Career

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Plays Center Field For First Time In His Career

Latest News – July 24 After a couple of weeks of deliberation about playing Michael Conforto in center field, Mets manager Terry Collins finally took the opportunity to play Conforto in center field in spacious Marlins Park on Saturday night. After coming in as a pinch-hitter and stroking a single in the sixth inning of last night’s […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Dominic Smith is Scorching Hot

An article by posted on July 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Dominic Smith is Scorching Hot

Omaha Storm Chasers 11 (Kansas City, 42-53), Las Vegas 51s 6 (49-46) Box Score Brandon Nimmo LF 1 for 5, 2 RBI, K .328/.407/.502 T.J. Rivera 3B 2 for 4, 2B .342/.381/.490 Gavin Cecchini SS 2 for 4, 2 RBI, K .320/.399/.420 Nimmo has not skipped a beat since returning to Triple-A, going 3 for 9. […]

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Michael Conforto Will Be Better Than Any Trade Deadline Acquisition

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Will Be Better Than Any Trade Deadline Acquisition

Now that the All Star Game has come and gone and the non-waiver trade deadline is just two weeks away, Major League Baseball is in full pennant race mode. Teams are assessing their needs and targeting the players who could fulfill those needs. Given the state of the Mets offense, the team needs a bat […]

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Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

After a demoralizing loss on Saturday, the Mets quickly turned things around with a convincing 5-0 victory yesterday over the Phillies. Behind the dominance of Jacob deGrom, who fired a one-hitter, the Mets took the series and head into Chicago with serious momentum. “We know we’re heading to a place where we’ll be facing a […]

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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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