Category: ‘Game Previews’

Curtis Granderson Unavailable for a Few Days with Calf Strain
June 30th, 2016 at 6:05 PM
Outfielder Curtis Granderson is the latest addition to the New York Mets' never ending list of the walking wounded. Granderson missed last night's key matchup with the Washington Nationals with a strained right calf, although he did pinch hit later in the contest. The injury originally popped up over the...

Alejandro De Aza Could Be Running Out of Chances to Stay with New York Mets
June 30th, 2016 at 10:03 AM
Eyebrows raised around the New York area this winter when the New York Mets signed Alejandro De Aza to a one year, 5.5 million dollar contract in December. De Aza was initially expected to form a center field platoon with Juan Lagares, but the surprising return of Yoenis Cespedes rendered...

New York Mets Will Promote Reliever Seth Lugo to Majors
June 30th, 2016 at 9:02 AM
***PHOTO1***The New York Mets' bullpen has been taxed heavily of late, needing to pitch at least three innings in five of the last games. The unit could use fresh blood, so the Mets have decided to recall right hander Seth Lugo from the Triple-A Las Vegas 51's, Matt Ehalt of...

New York Mets Sign Second Round Pick Peter Alonso
June 30th, 2016 at 8:50 AM
The New York Mets agreed to terms with another one of their draft picks yesterday. Peter Alonso, the Mets' second round pick from the University of Florida, has signed a contract with the Mets worth $909,000 dollars,'s Jim Callis reports. The Mets will assign Alonso, a first baseman, to...

New York Mets Will Push Steven Matz’s Next Start Back One Day
June 28th, 2016 at 4:12 PM
The New York Mets have decided to bump back lefty Steven Matz's next start one day, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports. The news comes shortly after a meeting between Matz, General Manager Sandy Alderson, and Mets' manager Terry Collins. Noah Syndergaard, who is also dealing with a...