Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Daniel Murphy’s Free Agency Situation Will Be Interesting This Winter
September 25th, 2015 at 10:16 AM
The attention surrounding the New York Mets in free agency this winter will center on whether or not they can re-sign slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. While Cespedes has made his impact felt since joining the Mets, another key contributor to the Mets' lineup will also hit free agency. Second baseman...

Dilson Herrera Making Bid to Stay at Second Even After Daniel Murphy Returns
June 14th, 2015 at 8:05 PM
With the rash of injuries the New York Mets have suffered on offense this season, it has created opportunities for younger players to step up. One guy who is taking full advantage of his chance is second baseman Dilson Herrera. Herrera looked poised to run away with the second base...

New York Mets Set to Get Three Injured Players Back This Week
June 8th, 2015 at 2:44 PM
The New York Mets have had more than their fair share of injuries this season, as 13 different players have hit the disabled list since spring training. Of those 13, only Dillon Gee has come back from the DL and the Mets weren't thrilled to get him back. That will...

Daniel Murphy Heads to Disabled List with Strained Quad
June 5th, 2015 at 5:23 PM
The hits just keep on coming for the New York Mets offense. Already down two regulars to injury, the Mets lost a third to injury last night. Daniel Murphy, who moved to third base to fill in for the already injured David Wright, pulled his quad muscle and was forced...

New York Mets Pull Another Half Measure with Defensive Maneuvering
June 5th, 2015 at 9:53 AM
Over the last several years, the New York Mets have become kings of the half measure move. The Mets can never seem to make up their minds about anything, and instead of firmly committing to a plan of action they implement half measures that do nothing but waste time and...