Tag: Terry Collins

Flores Says Ankle Is Fine, Collins Says It Didn’t Require X-Rays

An article by posted on August 13, 2013 0 Comments
Flores Says Ankle Is Fine, Collins Says It Didn’t Require X-Rays

Wilmer Flores twisted his right ankle while stepping on second base going first-to-third in the second inning of last night’s game. Before he went out for the bottom of the inning, Mets trainers had his ankle taped and Flores said he was fine to finish the game. He was not removed from the game as was […]

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The Mets’ Second Half Push Will Be Worth Watching

An article by posted on August 12, 2013 0 Comments
The Mets’ Second Half Push Will Be Worth Watching

Coming into 2013, we as Mets fans had high hopes for a better season, but I really don’t think we anticipated such a drop in the first half.  But I can honestly say that I believe the team just needed to find its make up.  Which players were going to make the biggest impact? Early […]

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MMO Mailbag: Could Wright Be Convinced To Move To Left Field?

An article by posted on August 12, 2013 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Could Wright Be Convinced To Move To Left Field?

I thought I would share an interesting email exchange I had with Dave In Spain who I’m sure most of you know from MMO and several other popular Mets sites. I know they’d never ask the Captain, but do you think David Wright could ever be convinced to “volunteer” to move to left field? This would […]

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Hits & Misses: Forever Young? Who’s At Short? A Flores For Your Thoughts?

An article by posted on August 12, 2013 0 Comments
Hits & Misses: Forever Young? Who’s At Short? A Flores For Your Thoughts?

What a week we just wrapped up and as is usually the case, there’s plenty of storylines and news we can talk about before the Mets take the field at 10:10 PM against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Who’s At Short? For the time being Terry Collins is fully intent on going with Omar Quintanilla as […]

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Mets vs Dodgers: Mejia Goes Up Against Nolasco In Series Opener

An article by posted on August 12, 2013 0 Comments
Mets vs Dodgers: Mejia Goes Up Against Nolasco In Series Opener

Mets at Dodgers • 10:10 PM • Dodger Stadium Jenrry Mejia (1-1, 1.96) vs Ricky Nolasco (8-9, 3.65) Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr. – LF Juan Lagares – CF Daniel Murphy – 2B Marlon Byrd – RF Ike Davis – 1B Wilmer Flores – 3B John Buck – C Omar Quintanilla – SS Jenrry Mejia – RHP Game Notes OF […]

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Pedro Feliciano Hasn’t Missed A Beat

An article by posted on August 11, 2013 0 Comments
Pedro Feliciano Hasn’t Missed A Beat

Just before that start of the 2007 season as the Mets were breaking camp at Port St. Lucie I remembered a conversation I had with Mark Hale of the New York Post. It was one of the first interviews I did for MMO, and one of my questions was regarding a seldom heard reliever by […]

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Mets vs D’Backs: Wheeler Looks To Even Series, Davis Back At First

An article by posted on August 10, 2013 0 Comments
Mets vs D’Backs: Wheeler Looks To Even Series, Davis Back At First

Mets at D’Backs • Chase Field • 8:10 PM Zack Wheeler (4-2, 3.91) vs. Brandon McCarthy (2-5, 4.94) Starting Lineup  Eric Young, Jr. – LF Juan Lagares – CF Daniel Murphy – 2B Marlon Byrd – RF Ike Davis – 1B Wilmer Flores – 3B John Buck – C Omar Quintanilla – SS Zack Wheeler – RHP […]

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LaTroy Hawkins Emerges As Mets’ Best Option To Close Games

An article by posted on August 10, 2013 0 Comments
LaTroy Hawkins Emerges As Mets’ Best Option To Close Games

Despite last night’s walk-off loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Mets bullpen has been very effective for over two months now. You would think that losing their closer Bobby Parnell to a bulging disk, would’ve been the death blow for the Mets’ pen, but in all honesty a few relievers have stepped up – and in a big […]

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Mets Uncertain If David Wright Will Return This Season

An article by posted on August 10, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Uncertain If David Wright Will Return This Season

Terry Collins told reporters that David Wright is remaining in New York to receive treatment on his injured right hamstring. He added that the reason for not being at the team’s complex in Port St. Lucie is because he can’t do any activity anyway so the team felt it was fine to let Wright stay […]

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Flores To Get Some Time At Second Base

An article by posted on August 10, 2013 0 Comments
Flores To Get Some Time At Second Base

According to Marc Carig of Newsday, Mets manager Terry Collins said Friday that he would like to get Wilmer Flores some chances at second base during his time with the team.  The 22-year-old Flores is currently filling in at third base for the injured David Wright, but could increase his chances to stick with the […]

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