Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Neil Walker Expected to Undergo Season Ending Back Surgery
August 31st, 2016 at 10:30 PM
The New York Mets picked up a big win in the standings tonight, but they suffered another big loss on the injury front. After the game, Mets' manager Terry Collins told reporters that Neil Walker is leaning towards season ending surgery to address a herniated disc in his back. Walker...

Report: Neil Walker Dealing with Tingling Sensation in Lower Back
August 31st, 2016 at 5:05 AM
While the New York Mets have seen Yoenis Cespedes and Asdrubal Cabrera return to the lineup after missing games with nagging injuries, second baseman Neil Walker hasn't been so lucky. Walker missed his third straight game last night with a lower back issue. The Mets declined to provide specifics about...

Neil Walker Will Be Placed on Paternity Leave After Tonight’s Game
August 21st, 2016 at 8:02 AM
New York Mets' second baseman Neil Walker has been one of the team's hottest hitters, batting .397 with five home runs and nine RBI's since August began. The Mets missed Walker's bat when he went down with a stiff lower back earlier in the week, losing three straight games, so...

Report: New York Mets May Consider Re-Signing Neil Walker
August 8th, 2016 at 12:06 PM
While second baseman Daniel Murphy has set the National League on fire since departing Queens, the New York Mets didn't get a bad consolation prize in second baseman Neil Walker. Walker, who the Mets acquired from the Pittsburgh Pirates last winter, has been very productive as the regular second baseman....

Neil Walker’s Prolonged Slump Could Continue to Cost Him Playing Time
July 27th, 2016 at 8:36 AM
At the beginning of the season, the Neil Walker trade looked like an absolute home run for the New York Mets. Walker slugged nine home runs in the season's first month to set a new franchise record for most home runs in April, providing surprising power for a guy who...