Category: ‘Outfielders’

Juan Lagares Set to Begin Rehab Assignment with Binghamton
June 27th, 2016 at 5:42 PM
The New York Mets have had a lot of injury problems this season, but they may be close to getting back one key contributor. Outfielder Juan Lagares, who has been sidelined since June 16th with a partially torn ligament in his left thumb, is set to begin a rehab assignment...

Minor League Mondays: Michael Conforto, Jose Reyes Start Minor League Stints
June 27th, 2016 at 10:16 AM
The New York Mets' farm system received a bit of star power for the next few weeks thanks to the additions of two big league contributors. Outfielder Michael Conforto was sent down to Triple-A Las Vegas after a tremendous long term slump destroyed his confidence. Long time Met Jose Reyes...

Report: New York Mets Demote Michael Conforto to Minors
June 25th, 2016 at 2:02 PM
A month and a half long slump has, at least temporarily, cost Michael Conforto his job. The New York Mets have demoted Conforto to Triple-A Las Vegas according to multiple reports. Conforto started the season red hot, earning a promotion to the third spot in the batting order while hitting...

Report: Michael Conforto Will Stay at Big League Level
June 21st, 2016 at 12:10 PM
When New York Mets' manager Terry Collins discussed a possible roster shakeup on Sunday, the logical assumption was that outfielder Michael Conforto's roster spot was in jeopardy. Conforto has struggled mightily for the past month and a half, batting .167 over his past 30 games and has seen his batting...

New York Mets Place Juan Lagares on Disabled List
June 16th, 2016 at 6:52 PM
The New York Mets have placed outfielder Juan Lagares on the 15 day disabled list with a sprained left thumb. Lagares initially injured the thumb making a diving catch in Miami on July 1st. The first diagnosis was a partially torn tendon in the thumb, an injury that may eventually...