Tag: Ruben Tejada

Mets Plan To Tender and Keep Jenrry Mejia

An article by posted on November 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Plan To Tender and Keep  Jenrry Mejia

Even though reliever Jenrry Mejia was suspended twice for performance enhancing drugs last season – including a current 162 game suspension that’ll continue into the 2016 season – the New York Mets plan to keep the arbitration-eligible Mejia and will not non-tender him at Wednesday’s deadline, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Mejia, […]

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Ruben Tejada Provides Each Teammate With Some Spirit!

An article by posted on October 23, 2015 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Provides Each Teammate With Some Spirit!

And by spirit, I mean the distilled kind… Shortstop Ruben Tejada, although sidelined with a fractured leg, stood out behind-the-scenes with a truly rare gift for his teammates in honor of their incredible victory. Each member of the team received a custom engraved bottle of Johnnie Walker Blue Label Scotch whisky that read: “NLCS CHAMPS […]

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Mets Add Matt Reynolds To NLDS Roster, Ruben Tejada Won’t Require Surgery

An article by posted on October 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Add Matt Reynolds To NLDS Roster, Ruben Tejada Won’t Require Surgery

The New York Mets officially announced they have added infielder Matt Reynolds to their National League Division Series roster after the unfortunate injury to Ruben Tejada in Game 2 of the series. The Mets also announced that Tejada will not require surgery. So great to hear that, Tim Stauffer was designated for assignment to make […]

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Tejada Suffers Fractured Right Fibula After Late Take-Out Slide By Utley

An article by posted on October 11, 2015 0 Comments
Tejada Suffers Fractured Right Fibula After Late Take-Out Slide By Utley

After a dirty take-out slide by Chase Utley, Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada was severely injured and was carted off the field after medical personnel fitted his right leg with a compression air cast. Tejada was sent flying into the air and upended after the brutal late hit by Utley and was in a lot of […]

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Wilmer Flores Ready To Go After Battling Strep Throat

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Ready To Go After Battling Strep Throat

The crazy year that has been the 2015 season for Mets infielder Wilmer Flores took another turn this past week. Flores who sparsely played in the final two weeks of the regular season has been sidelined by strep throat. “It’s definitely been a different year with everything that happened. I don’t know how to describe […]

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Featured Post: Why Flores Merits More Playing Time In NLDS Over Tejada

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Why Flores Merits More Playing Time In NLDS Over Tejada

As the NLDS against the Dodgers approaches it looks like Ruben Tejada will be manning shortstop for the Mets at least for Game One against Clayton Kershaw. Tejada has good career numbers against Kershaw with a .357 BA so I have no problem with him starting the series opener, but I have some concerns if […]

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Martino: Tejada Will Likely Start In Playoffs

An article by posted on October 2, 2015 0 Comments
Martino: Tejada Will Likely Start In Playoffs

According to Andy Martino of the NY Daily News, Ruben Tejada will likely get the majority of starts at shortstop during the playoffs. Tejada has made a very strong case for himself of late as he’s been on fire during the month of September. “Tejada is on track to see the majority of the playing […]

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Ruben Tejada Comes Through Again For Mets

An article by posted on September 3, 2015 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Comes Through Again For Mets

Coming into last nights game against the Phillies, Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada had just three hits in his last 24 at bats. It didn’t take long for him to turn it around last night when in the second inning he launched a two-out fly ball down the right field line that was misplayed and turned into a […]

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Mets Launch 16 Hit Attack, Defeat Phillies 9-4

An article by posted on September 2, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Launch 16 Hit Attack, Defeat Phillies 9-4

The Mets (74-59) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (53-81) by a score of 9-4 tonight at Citi Field. Offense: The Mets got on the board first tonight, as in the second inning, David Wright singled to lead off the frame, and was driven in on a double by Kelly Johnson. The very next batter, Ruben Tejada, […]

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Harvey Overpowers Rockies In Mets 4-0 Win

An article by posted on August 11, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Overpowers Rockies In Mets 4-0 Win

The Mets (61-52) defeated the Rockies (47-64) by a score of 4-0 Tuesday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Matt Harvey (11-7) was once again fantastic, tossing 8.0 scoreless innings allowing a mere four hits, no walks, and striking out four. Only one of those hits left the infield. Harvey was pulled after throwing only 97 pitches […]

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Mets Will Not Pursue Costly Jose Reyes, Who’s In Steep Decline

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Will Not Pursue Costly Jose Reyes, Who’s In Steep Decline

Team sources have told Mets beat reporters that there will be no reunion with shortstop Jose Reyes and they have no plans to pursue him. Joel Sherman of the New York Post adds: “There used to be no more elating play in the sport than Reyes rounding second and gaining speed toward third. He is not […]

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