Tag: two months

Things Are Getting Ugly, Front Office and Ownership Under Fire

An article by posted on June 25, 2015 0 Comments
Things Are Getting Ugly, Front Office and Ownership Under Fire

Where do you begin? How did a season that started out with so much hope and enthusiasm spiral out of control as quickly as it did? How do you start the season 13-3 and then go 23-34 over the next 57 games spanning just over two months of the season? It would be incomprehensible if […]

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Mets Considering Shifting Flores To Second Base

An article by posted on June 25, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Considering Shifting Flores To Second Base

According to Kristie Ackert of the Daily News, the New York Mets are now considered moving Wilmer Flores from shortstop to second base when Daniel Murphy returns from the disabled list this weekend. “The Mets sources pointedly said that this move was discussed not because Flores at shortstop wasn’t working, but because he played well […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Has Picked Up Right Where He Left Off

An article by posted on June 12, 2015 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Has Picked Up Right Where He Left Off

Usually, when a guy is out almost two months, you wonder if it will take them a little while to find their stroke again due to missing so much time. Before Travis d’Arnaud went down with a fractured metacarpal bone in his right hand, he was looking like he was on his way to breaking […]

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Mets Don’t View Kevin Plawecki As A Trade Chip

An article by posted on June 8, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Don’t View Kevin Plawecki As A Trade Chip

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, the Mets do not view rookie catcher Kevin Plawecki as a potential trade chip this season, preferring instead to hang onto him as insurance for regular catcher Travis d’Arnaud. Last week, William Li made a strong case for hanging onto Plawecki, which you can read below. […]

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Travis d’Arnaud and Dilson Herrera Headed To Las Vegas

An article by posted on June 7, 2015 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud and Dilson Herrera Headed To Las Vegas

Travis d’Arnaud, who has been sidelined since April 19th with a fractured metacarpal in the little finger in his right hand, and Dilson Herrera who has been out since May 15th with a fractured tip of his right middle finger are both headed to Triple-A Las Vegas to continue their rehab with the 51′s. After […]

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About Those 10-12 More Wins…

An article by posted on February 5, 2015 0 Comments
About Those 10-12 More Wins…

Looks like there’s a lot of angst today over something Sandy Alderson said last night at an event for Mets season ticket holders. Let me set the stage for you. On Monday, Alderson was a guest of Chris Russo on MLB Network and said he had high expectations for this team as currently constructed and […]

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What If Sandy Is Blowing Smoke On Flores?

An article by posted on November 27, 2014 0 Comments
What If Sandy Is Blowing Smoke On Flores?

For the better part of two months now, Sandy Alderson has been telling everyone about how impressed he is with Wilmer Flores and the prospect of him being the Mets everyday shortstop next season. Last week, he said about Flores’ defense that it’s not a disqualifier. “He did a nice job for us last year. […]

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Mets Discussing Bringing Back Reliever Buddy Carlyle

An article by posted on November 19, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Discussing Bringing Back Reliever Buddy Carlyle

Marc Carig of Newsday reports that the Mets have discussed bringing back reliever Buddy Carlyle, who was outrighted by the team two weeks ago. For a reliever who hadn’t pitched in the majors since 2011, the 36-year old righthander stepped right into the Mets bullpen and delivered the best performance of his career. In 27 […]

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MRI Reveals More Damage To Wright’s Shoulder Than Previously Thought

An article by posted on September 26, 2014 0 Comments
MRI Reveals More Damage To Wright’s Shoulder Than Previously Thought

Mets third baseman David Wright came clean on Wednesday, telling Adam Rubin of ESPN New York that his persistence in playing with an injured shoulder may caused much more damage than what has been reported. “When I got hurt, the ligaments and the cuff and everything else that holds my shoulder in place were damaged and stretched […]

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Mets DFA Bobby Abreu and Recall Kirk Nieuwenhuis

An article by posted on August 4, 2014 0 Comments
Mets DFA Bobby Abreu and Recall Kirk Nieuwenhuis

And there it is… Mets Roster Move: Bobby Abreu has been designated for assignment. Kirk Nieuwenhuis is on his way to meet the team. I’ve been nailing it with my timing… 12:00 PM According to a report by Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the Mets have no current intentions of releasing either player despite […]

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