Category: ‘Quick Hits’

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...

Asdrubal Cabrera Leaves Game with Strained Patellar Tendon in Left Knee
July 31st, 2016 at 5:44 PM
Even when the New York Mets manage to score runs it seems like something goes wrong for them. Shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera left today's game after suffering an injury rounding third base to score the Mets' first run. Cabrera couldn't place any weight on his left leg and the Mets revealed...

Terry Collins Holds Team Meeting After Mets’ Third Straight Loss
July 30th, 2016 at 9:04 AM
The New York Mets look like they are pressing at the plate and the results have not been pretty. The team has scored just 10 runs in five games on this home stand, going 1-4 in those contests, to fall 2.5 games out of a wild card spot. Mets' manager...

Bartolo Colon Will Start on Short Rest Saturday
July 27th, 2016 at 11:30 AM
Monday's rainout, combined with no off day tomorrow, means that the New York Mets have to change their rotation plans. Noah Syndergaard was originally scheduled to start on Saturday, but he will instead start on Sunday on normal rest. The Mets will instead pitch Bartolo Colon on Saturday on three...

Jose Reyes Out a Few Days with Intercostal Strain
July 27th, 2016 at 8:20 AM
The New York Mets suffered another injury in yesterday's double header with the St. Louis Cardinals. Third baseman Jose Reyes suffered a strained right intercostal muscle during a swing in the opener and had to sit out the night cap. After the game, Mets' manager Terry Collins told reporters that...