Tag: Wilmer Flores

What Does Wilmer Flores Need To Do For More Playing Time?

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
What Does Wilmer Flores Need To Do For More Playing Time?

Wilmer Flores is red hot. There is no denying it at this point. When he plays, he hits. Period, end of story. It is time for Terry Collins to go by his own mantra and play the man who continues to hit and sit those who have not. Flores again in Wednesday’s 6-2 loss to […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Drop Series to Nats, Fall Six Games Back

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Drop Series to Nats, Fall Six Games Back

3 Up  1. Jose, Jose, Jose Amidst all of the controversy with his return to the Mets, Jose Reyes has been solid at the leadoff spot, collecting five hits this series including three home runs and three RBI. Reyes has started every game since joining the team, and looks as though he is settling in […]

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Do We Really Know Wilmer Flores?

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Do We Really Know Wilmer Flores?

Reading through an old scouting report on Wilmer Flores that was written prior to his debut back in 2013, it becomes immediately apparent that his future value was rather transparent for a prospect.  Despite knowing his strengths and weaknesses, the Mets front office has spent the last four seasons shifting the always cooperative cult icon all over the diamond. The former […]

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Wilmer Flores Continues To Rake With Starting Job In Jeopardy

An article by posted on July 7, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Continues To Rake With Starting Job In Jeopardy

With the signing of Jose Reyes, it was known that Wilmer Flores‘ time in the starting lineup would diminish. Flores though is doing everything he can to prove he deserves to continue to be an everyday player for this team. For the second time in a span of four days, Flores had himself a two-homer […]

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Wilmer Flores Explodes With Record 6-For-6 Game At The Plate

An article by posted on July 4, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Explodes With Record 6-For-6 Game At The Plate

Wilmer Flores had an amazing day at the plate in the Mets’ 14-3 drubbing of the Chicago Cubs as the team completed their four-game sweep. Flores became the second Metropolitan to have six hits in one game, tying the record set by Edgardo Alfonzo on August 30, 1999. “I’m not going to lie. My sixth […]

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Lester Chased From Game In Second As Mets Rout Cubs 14-3

An article by posted on July 3, 2016 0 Comments
Lester Chased From Game In Second As Mets Rout Cubs 14-3

The New York Mets (44-37) defeated the Chicago Cubs (51-30) by a score of 14-3 this afternoon at Citi Field, and in the process, completed the four game sweep over Chicago. However, the Nationals also won today, so the Mets were not able to make up any ground in the standings and remain five games […]

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Wilmer, Weaver and Waving Goodbye to De Aza

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer, Weaver and Waving Goodbye to De Aza

From 2012 to 2014, Wilmer Flores hit over .300 in whichever level of the Mets minor league system he was in. In 2012 he hit .300 with 18 home runs and an .827 OPS at St. Lucie and Binghamton, two places notoriously known for being pitchers parks and leagues. He was a top 100 prospect […]

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Terry Collins Committed To Wilmer Flores At Third Base

An article by posted on June 21, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Committed To Wilmer Flores At Third Base

With David Wright possibly shelved for the rest of this season after undergoing neck surgery, there has been talk of the New York Mets perhaps getting a third baseman. But as of now, manager Terry Collins said he will stick with Wilmer Flores, who has been the team’s best hitter over the last two weeks. Flores has […]

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John Gant Suffocates Mets Offense, Braves Take Opener 5-1

An article by posted on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
John Gant Suffocates Mets Offense, Braves Take Opener 5-1

The New York Mets (36-30) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (21-46) by a score of 5-1 at Citi Field Friday evening. Pitching: Matt Harvey was not at his best tonight.  After three sterling starts, Harvey struggled, especially putting innings away with two out.  All in all, Harvey went six innings giving up four runs, […]

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Red Hot Flores Continues To Make Best Of Opportunity

An article by posted on June 16, 2016 0 Comments
Red Hot Flores Continues To Make Best Of Opportunity

Since Mets third-baseman David Wright headed to the disabled list due to a herniated disk in his neck, Wilmer Flores has taken advantage of the opportunity at hand in a huge way. In last night’s 11-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates, Flores had a great night at the plate. He went 2-for-5 on the night with […]

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Wilmer Flores Has Been Crushing It Since Taking Over At Third Base

An article by posted on June 11, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Has Been Crushing It Since Taking Over At Third Base

Coming into the season, the New York Mets were hoping that Wilmer Flores would transition into the role of a super utility player in the infield. He would be able to bounce to all four infield positions, with sights set on the corners especially. The Mets looked like they were going to have one of […]

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