Category: ‘Outfielders’

Tim Tebow Homers in First Professional at Bat
September 29th, 2016 at 11:37 AM
While the New York Mets were busy working on their postseason push yesterday, their instructional league team began play today. Ordinarily this would not be a news item, but the Mets' instructional league roster features former football player Tim Tebow. Tebow is switching to a pro baseball career, and the...

Michael Conforto Stated His Case for Playing Time Last Night
September 24th, 2016 at 11:27 AM
The New York Mets have been searching for an answer in right field for the past few weeks now. The struggles of Jay Bruce have relegated him to the bench in five of the past six games, opening opportunities for others to get at bats. Alejandro De Aza has gotten...

Has Jay Bruce Situation Reached Point of No Return for New York Mets?
September 23rd, 2016 at 11:17 AM
The New York Mets scored a dramatic win last night over the Philadelphia Phillies to move them one step closer to a spot in the wild card game. With only nine games left in the regular season, each win is paramount, and the Mets may be moving forward without their...

New York Mets Will Activate Juan Lagares from Disabled List
September 16th, 2016 at 2:25 PM
The New York Mets are about to get a key player back from the disabled list in time for the final playoff push. Outfielder Juan Lagares, who has been sidelined since early August after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ligament in his thumb, will be activated from the disabled...

Report: Yoenis Cespedes Likely to Receive Four Year, 100 Million Dollar Deal on Open Market
September 16th, 2016 at 11:26 AM
One of the big subplots for the New York Mets this season has been the pending opt out for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes, who surprised baseball by returning to the Mets last winter, has been a key factor in their late season success. Over 120 games this season, Cespedes has...