Category: ‘Outfielders’

Juan Lagares Undergoes Successful Thumb Surgery
June 20th, 2017 at 11:31 AM
New York Mets' outfielder Juan Lagares underwent successful surgery on his thumb yesterday. The team announced that Lagares' surgery to repair the IP joint in his thumb, which he fractured while attempting to make a diving catch against the Washington Nationals last Thursday. Prior to the injury, Lagares was batting...

New York Mets Lose Juan Lagares to Fractured Thumb
June 15th, 2017 at 10:46 PM
The New York Mets got hammered by the Washington Nationals tonight, but they suffered another loss beyond the win column. Outfielder Juan Lagares went down in the fifth with a fractured IP joint in his right thumb, which he injured trying to make a diving catch on Anthony Rendon in...

New York Mets Invest Heavily in College Pitching on Day 2 of MLB Draft
June 14th, 2017 at 1:49 PM
The New York Mets were happy with their two draft choices from the first day of the MLB draft, when they selected University of Oregon left hander David Peterson 20th overall and high school third baseman Mark Vientos 59th. The second day of the draft saw the Mets spend all...

Yoenis Cespedes Leaves Game in Sixth Inning
June 12th, 2017 at 9:00 PM
New York Mets' outfielder Yoenis Cespedes' return to the lineup may be over already. Cespedes, starting just his second game since returning from the disabled list, was lifted from tonight's game in the top of the sixth inning. Prior to departing, Mets' trainer Ray Ramirez had a conversation with Cespedes,...

Report: Yoenis Cespedes Ran Full Speed Yesterday, Closing in on Return
June 7th, 2017 at 7:59 AM
The New York Mets didn't have outfielder Yoenis Cespedes with them last night as they originally hoped, but the star outfielder shouldn't be that far away from a return. Cespedes ran at 100% yesterday for the first time since reporting quad soreness during a rehab game and is closing in...