Tag: Wilmer Flores

Featured Post: “It’s An Organizational Victory”

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: “It’s An Organizational Victory”

Kevin Kernan of the New York Post caught up with Former GM Omar Minaya, who now works for the Players Association, and was at Citi Field on Monday. Under his watch, the Mets signed Steven Matz, Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, Jeurys Familia, Wilmer Flores, Lucas Duda, Juan Lagares and other key players. “Matz has always […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on June 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets (33-30) fell 5-3 to the Braves (30-32) in 11 innings on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom pitched for the Mets and was terrific, giving up just one run on five hits and a walk in seven innings, striking out nine. DeGrom fanned the first two hitters he faced and seemed primed […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Braves 3

An article by posted on June 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Braves 3

The Mets (33-29) defeated the Atlanta Braves (29-32) by a score of 5-3 tonight at Citi Field. Wilmer Flores gave the Mets an early lead, hitting his tenth home run of the season batting out of the cleanup spot in the second inning. In the fourth inning, John Mayberry played a little long ball himself, […]

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Sherman: Did Mets Pass On Peralta Because Of Flores?

An article by posted on June 2, 2015 0 Comments
Sherman: Did Mets Pass On Peralta Because Of Flores?

In his column for the New York Post yesterday, Joel Sherman implied that the Mets may have passed on Jhonny Peralta thinking that they had a “Jhonny Peralta lite” already on the roster in Wilmer Flores: But more and more, Flores is — of all things — Jhonny Peralta Lite. He is hitting homers and […]

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An Improved Wilmer Flores Continues To Evolve

An article by posted on May 29, 2015 0 Comments
An Improved Wilmer Flores Continues To Evolve

For the last year and a half Met fans have been speculating about the future of the shortstop position ever since the failed Ruben Tejada experiment. Mets GM Sandy Alderson has been able to stay level headed throughout the process and stick with what he feels will be best for the team and its future […]

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Matt Reynolds Could Fill The Void In The Infield

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Reynolds Could Fill The Void In The Infield

With David Wright‘s immediate future currently up in the air, the Mets have a huge hole in their lineup at the hot corner. Danny Muno and Eric Campbell don’t look like players that can fill an everyday role in the lineup. We have seen Campbell have success off the bench (last year), but he gets […]

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Three Takeaways From Tuesday’s Walk-off Victory

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Three Takeaways From Tuesday’s Walk-off Victory

In case you missed it, the Mets beat the Phillies 5-4 in walkoff fashion on Tuesday night. So, what to make of it? 1. Hindsight is 20/20 Terry Collins caught his fair share of flak in this game after the Mets turned a 3-0 lead into a 4-3 deficit in the top of the eighth. […]

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While Mets Offense Flat-Lines, Front Office Sits On Their Hands

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
While Mets Offense Flat-Lines, Front Office Sits On Their Hands

“Develop the pitching, buy the bats.” That was a recurring theme during what has been a five year rebuild. It was drilled into our heads. And yet here we are, with a pitching rotation and bullpen packed with some of the most elite arms in the league, and the offense is sputtering. The team is […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Brewers 1

An article by posted on May 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Brewers 1

The Mets (21-16) defeated the Milwaukee Brewers (13-24) by a score of 14-1 Saturday night. Jacob deGrom had perhaps his best stuff all season tonight while Matt Garza had quite the opposite. The reigning NL Rookie of The Year pitched six innings while giving up one run, striking out six and walking one. He is […]

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The Baseball Maverick May Want To Consider Reviving Shortstop Next

An article by posted on May 15, 2015 0 Comments
The Baseball Maverick May Want To Consider Reviving Shortstop Next

Nobody wanted to see Wilmer Flores succeed at shortstop more than I did. I spent the majority of this offseason urging whoever would listen that we needed to see if Flores could work at shortstop before completely abandoning the idea. If it worked, the payoff would have been huge. Unfortunately, as the season nears the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on May 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 4, Mets 3

The Mets (20-12) lost to the Cubs (16-15) by a score of 4-3 on Monday night at Wrigley Field. Jacob deGrom pitched for the Mets and struggled. The sophomore allowed four runs in five innings, surrendering five hits and four walks, striking out five. The Mets got off to a rough start in this one. […]

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