Category: ‘Coaches’

Wally Backman Leaves New York Mets’ Organization
September 12th, 2016 at 6:56 PM
New York Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson announced today that Triple-A Manager Wally Backman is leaving the organization, reports. Backman, the beloved former second baseman of the 1986 Mets, had been the manager for the team's Triple-A Affiliate since 2012. The Mets brought Backman back into the organization in...

Terry Collins Admits He Made Mistake Forgetting to Pinch Run for Wilmer Flores
September 11th, 2016 at 5:04 AM
The New York Mets suffered a tough loss to the Atlanta Braves last night, but they did have a big opportunity to win the game in the eighth inning. With two outs and lefty Ian Krol on the mound, Wilmer Flores doubled to deep center field to put the go...

Sandy Alderson Says New York Mets Planning to Stick with Terry Collins as Manager
August 19th, 2016 at 10:39 AM
The New York Mets have been one of the biggest disappointments in baseball this year. Injuries and underachieving performances from key contributors have led to the Mets falling below .500 and in real jeopardy of missing the playoffs. The team's issues have led to speculation that Mets' manager Terry Collins...

Terry Collins was Fired up After New York Mets’ Lackluster Play in Sweep
August 12th, 2016 at 9:48 AM
The New York Mets looked completely uninspired in a 9-0 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks yesterday afternoon. That loss completed a three game sweep at the hands of the Diamondbacks, the worst team in the National League West. Mets' manager Terry Collins was very angry after the lackluster loss, and...

Terry Collins’ Managerial Decisions Getting Stranger for New York Mets
August 10th, 2016 at 9:04 AM
One of the key factors in the New York Mets' pennant winning run of late 2015 was the steady hand of manager Terry Collins. Collins got his first chance to manage a club capable of winning last season and looked up to the task, frequently pushing the right buttons and...