Tag: Wilmer Flores

Has T.J. Rivera Done Enough For A Bench Spot?

An article by posted on 28/03/2017 0 Comments
Has T.J. Rivera Done Enough For A Bench Spot?

After going 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs Monday against the Marlins, T.J. Rivera continued to impress with his bat. So far this spring, he has hit .303/.286/.606 with two home runs and nine RBIs in 33 at bats. He also hit two home runs and a double in the World Baseball Classic […]

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Spring Recap: Montero Impressive As Mets Defeat Braves 3-0

An article by posted on 25/03/2017 0 Comments
Spring Recap: Montero Impressive As Mets Defeat Braves 3-0

The New York Mets traveled to Disney to take on R.A. Dickey and the Atlanta Braves. Rafael Montero took the mound making his first start of the spring as the Mets defeated the Braves 3-0. Pitching Rafael Montero made his first start of the spring. He continued a very strong spring, in which he is […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Waste Strong Start By Syndergaard, Lose 2-0

An article by posted on 24/03/2017 0 Comments
Spring Training Recap: Mets Waste Strong Start By Syndergaard, Lose 2-0

The New York Mets were shutout 2-0 by the Houston Astros on Friday at First Data Field. Pitching Noah Syndergaard pitched six strong innings of one-run ball. He gave up four hits and no walks. He also struck out five Astros. Syndergaard lowered his spring ERA from 3.52 to 2.63. He now has 11 strikeouts […]

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‘I Don’t Know’ is on Third

An article by posted on 21/03/2017 0 Comments
‘I Don’t Know’ is on Third

Abbott: Strange as it may seem, they give ball players nowadays very peculiar names. Costello: Funny names? Abbott: Nicknames, nicknames. Now, on the St. Louis team we have Who’s on first, What’s on second, I Don’t Know is on third … With less than two weeks until Opening Day at Citi Field, if you ask New York Mets […]

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Spring Recap: Gsellman Shines In Mets 5-4 Win

An article by posted on 18/03/2017 0 Comments
Spring Recap: Gsellman Shines In Mets 5-4 Win

The New York Mets traveled to Jupiter to take on the St. Louis Cardinals at Rodger Dean Stadium. The minor league Mets led them late as they defeated the Cardinals 5-4. Pitching Rob Gsellman got the start and made another strong case for the fifth starter spot in the rotation. He threw five strong innings, […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Win 16-2 in St. Patrick’s Day Hit Parade

An article by posted on 17/03/2017 0 Comments
Spring Training Recap: Mets Win 16-2 in St. Patrick’s Day Hit Parade

The New York Mets routed the St. Louis Cardinals on St. Patrick’s Day by a score of 16-2. The Mets had 17 hits and eight walks at First Data Field in Port St. Lucie. Pitching Steven Matz made his third start of the spring for the Mets and went 3.2 innings. In 68 pitches he […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Edge Out Astros 2-1

An article by posted on 14/03/2017 0 Comments
Spring Training Recap: Mets Edge Out Astros 2-1

The Mets defeated the Houston Astros by a score of 2-1 this afternoon at the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches. Pitching: Jacob deGrom got the nod for the Mets this afternoon and tossed a solid four innings, allowing one run on three hits, while punching out six and walking just one. Addison Reed pitched a […]

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Good Fundies: Reviewing the Most Defining Moments of 2016

An article by posted on 19/01/2017 0 Comments
Good Fundies: Reviewing the Most Defining Moments of 2016

In their last podcast, Brian and Roger presented their most important, impactful, and defining stories and moments of the 2016 season for the New York Mets. The two put together their ultimate countdown on the podcast as follows: Honorable Mentions 16. Syndergaard’s 2-HR Game 15. Granderson’s HR to tie and walk it off against Twins […]

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Syndergaard’s Wild Card Gem Leads Top 2016 Performances

An article by posted on 30/12/2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard’s Wild Card Gem Leads Top 2016 Performances

The New York Mets 2016 season was chock full of big time performances from a variety of players. The season fell short of our expectations but it sure was a gritty, fun and roller coaster type season to witness. Lets take a look at some of the standout performances from this past season. Although in […]

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How Good Could A Duda/Flores Platoon Be?

An article by posted on 28/12/2016 0 Comments
How Good Could A Duda/Flores Platoon Be?

If you’re pressed for time, here’s the short answer: Very good. The Mets have Lucas Duda at first, Neil Walker at second, Asdrubal Cabrera at shortstop, David Wright at third, and Jose Reyes in a super utility role. Not mentioned in that list is fan favorite Wilmer Flores. Flores is relatively proficient at every infield […]

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