Category: ‘Outfielders’

Yoenis Cespedes Has Knee Drained After Visiting New York Mets’ Doctors
April 25th, 2016 at 5:02 PM
Yoenis Cespedes has been bothered by a bone bruise on his right leg after diving into the stands to try and catch a foul ball at the end of the New York Mets' last home stand. The Mets were able to use Cespedes as the designated hitter in Cleveland, but...

Yoenis Cespedes Will Sit Again Today with Bone Bruise
April 24th, 2016 at 9:36 AM
Yoenis Cespedes aggravated a bone bruise on his right leg sliding into second base on Friday night. The injury originally occurred during the New York Mets' last home stand against the Miami Marlins, when Cespedes dove into the stands to try and catch a foul ball. Cespedes was able to...

Michael Conforto Looks Capable of Handling Third Spot in Lineup Permanently
April 21st, 2016 at 6:44 PM
After a miserable offensive home stand, New York Mets' manager Terry Collins made a major change to his lineup last Friday. Collins moved second year left fielder Michael Conforto up in the batting order from sixth to third, a move with designs to boost the Mets' sagging offense. Conforto has...

Mets Fans Can Vote for Curtis Granderson’s Walk up Song This Season
April 4th, 2016 at 5:25 PM
An amusing part of any baseball game is the walk up music each player chooses. Every player picks a song (or songs) that will briefly play as they walk to the plate during their home games. Those choices are usually decided by the players themselves, but New York Mets' outfielder...

Michael Conforto Doesn’t Skip Beat in Opener for New York Mets
April 4th, 2016 at 2:15 PM
With all the hype surrounding the New York Mets in 2016, one player who has slipped under the radar is outfielder Michael Conforto. Conforto, the Mets' first round draft pick in 2014, made his major league debut last season and held his own over the final two months. The Mets...