Tag: Wilmer Flores

Asdrubal Cabrera To Have MRI Today, Matt Reynolds Called Up

An article by posted on July 1, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera To Have MRI Today, Matt Reynolds Called Up

Update – August 1 Asdrubal Cabrera, who left Sunday’s game against Colorado with a patella tendon strain in his left knee, will have an MRI on Monday according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag. Additionally, as expected the Mets have called up Matt Reynolds from Triple-A Las Vegas. We’ll know a lot more on the severity […]

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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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Mets Avoid A Sweep Despite Defensive Woes, Flores Delivers Game-Winner

An article by posted on June 9, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Avoid A Sweep Despite Defensive Woes, Flores Delivers Game-Winner

(USA Today Sports) Despite a couple of Neil Walker defensive miscues, the Mets escaped a sweep by the skin of their teeth, finally breaking their nine game losing streak against the pesky Pittsburgh Pirates. With the bases loaded in the top of the 10th, Wilmer Flores dropped a pinch-hit single into center field for the […]

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Wilmer Flores Looks To Make The Best Of Opportunity

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Looks To Make The Best Of Opportunity

With the absence of David Wright for an extended time due to injury, Wilmer Flores has been given the opportunity to man third-base. Prior to last night’s 6-2 win over the Miami Marlins, Flores spoke of being thankful for a steady opportunity. “You don’t want to have anybody get hurt,” Flores said. “It happened. Since I […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Get Back To Crushing, Beat Marlins 6-2

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Get Back To Crushing, Beat Marlins 6-2

The New York Mets (30-23) defeated the Miami Marlins (29-26) by a score of 6-2 at Marlins Park Friday evening.  With a Nationals loss, the Mets are now only two back for the division lead. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard toed the rubber for the Mets and was his usual dominant self tonight.  Syndergaard went seven innings, […]

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MMO Game Recap: White Sox 2, Mets 1

An article by posted on June 1, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: White Sox 2, Mets 1

The White Sox (29-25) defeated the Mets (29-23) by a score of 2-1 in 13 innings Wednesday afternoon at Citi Field. Pitching: Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and was solid early, striking out 5 the first time through the order, including striking out the side in the 3rd inning. He was throwing 93-95, however […]

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