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Giving Mets Hitting Coach Kevin Long His Due

An article by posted on October 16, 2016 0 Comments
Giving Mets Hitting Coach Kevin Long His Due

The Mets ranked dead last in the majors with a .225 team batting average with runners in scoring position. As a result of this and other issues, there was much hand-wringing over the Mets offense, and by natural extension of that, hitting coach Kevin Long. However, lost in all of the hand-wringing and finger-pointing was […]

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Is Travis d’Arnaud the Mets’ Best Option in 2017?

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Is Travis d’Arnaud the Mets’ Best Option in 2017?

This offseason, the Mets have a number of important decisions to make. However, one avenue they don’t have to address is the catcher position. One move that fans will have near unanimous agreement with is bringing back Rene Rivera as the Mets backup catcher. Rivera certainly earned his reputation as not only a good defensive catcher, […]

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MLB Pipeline Name Rosario and Conlon Mets Prospects of the Year

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
MLB Pipeline Name Rosario and Conlon Mets Prospects of the Year

MLB Pipeline has named shortstop Amed Rosario and left-hander P.J. Conlon Mets Prospects of the Year. Rosario began the season in the Florida State League, where he batted .309/.359/.442 with 10 doubles, eight triples, three homers, 40 RBI, and 13 stolen bases for High-A St. Lucie. That earned him a promotion to Double-A Binghamton, where […]

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Cespedes Is Mets Candidate For Hank Aaron Award

An article by posted on October 6, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Is Mets Candidate For Hank Aaron Award

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has been nominated for the Hank Aaron Award, which is awarded to the most outstanding offensive performer in each league. Cespedes followed up his strong 2015 season with an equally offensively potent 2016, slamming 31 homers with 86 RBI’s. The Cuban slugger also slugged a quality .280/.354/.530 in 132 games. Cespedes […]

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Michael Conforto: Potential First Baseman?

An article by posted on October 6, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto: Potential First Baseman?

Mets outfielder Michael Conforto may learn to play first base during Spring Training, Matt Ehalt of the Record reports. What does this mean for Lucas Duda or James Loney? The first baseman is arbitration eligible this offseason, and the Mets may choose to move past the Duda era. Duda appeared in just 47 games for […]

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Amed Rosario Named Top Florida State League Prospect

An article by posted on October 4, 2016 0 Comments
Amed Rosario Named Top Florida State League Prospect

Over the past season, Amed Rosario went from a good prospect to an untouchable prospect.  Along the way, he accumulated awards and recognition, including but not limited to him being named to Team World in the Future’s Game and his being named a Florida State League Mid-Season All Star.  His latest accolade was Baseball America […]

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Wild Card Wednesday: Noah Syndergaard vs Giants Lineup

An article by posted on October 3, 2016 0 Comments
Wild Card Wednesday: Noah Syndergaard vs Giants Lineup

In Wednesday’s Wild Card Game, Noah Syndergaard will have to be at his best because Madison Bumgarner is not only a great postseason pitcher, but he is also great against the Mets. In Bumgarner’s career, he has made six starts against the Mets going 5-0 with a 1.86 ERA and a 1.025 WHIP. In four […]

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Wild Card Wednesday: Mets Batters vs Madison Bumgarner

An article by posted on October 3, 2016 0 Comments
Wild Card Wednesday: Mets Batters vs Madison Bumgarner

As we head to the Wild Card Game, we already know that we are going to see an epic pitching matchup between Madison Bumgarner and Noah Syndergaard. Presumably, this game is going to be won and lost on which pitcher blinks first and allows a run. It is going to be a daunting task for […]

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Nats All Star Catcher Wilson Ramos Out For Season With Torn ACL

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
Nats All Star Catcher Wilson Ramos Out For Season With Torn ACL

Update: It’s a torn ACL for Wilson Ramos. He’s done for at least 6 months. Over the past two weeks, the Washington Nationals have suffered a number of injuries to some of their core players, capped off by the potential loss of all-star catcher Wilson Ramos, who appeared to injure his right knee badly on […]

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Marlins Agree To Three-Year Deal With Martin Prado

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
Marlins Agree To Three-Year Deal With Martin Prado

Clark Spenser of the Miami Herald reports that the Miami Marlins and third baseman Martin Prado have reached agreement on a three-year contract extension, according to several of his sources. The deal will reportedly pay Prado $40 million through 2019. Prado, 32, is hitting .305/.360/.415 this season with 37 doubles, seven homers, 73 RBI and 68 […]

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