Category: ‘Short Stops’

Matt Reynolds Added to Postseason Roster to Replace Ruben Tejada
October 11th, 2015 at 2:06 PM
When Ruben Tejada went down with a broken leg last night, it became clear that the Mets would need to find a new backup shortstop. Wilmer Flores will assume the starting role going forward, but the problem for the Mets was that they didn't have another shortstop ready to go....

Chase Utley Apologizes to Ruben Tejada for Breaking His Leg
October 11th, 2015 at 1:26 PM
The most controversial play in the postseason came in last night's game between the New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers. In the seventh inning, Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley plowed into Ruben Tejada on a late slide that ended up breaking the shortstop's leg. Tejada's season is over and...

New York Mets Have Intriguing Shortstop Dilemma for Division Series
October 7th, 2015 at 2:45 PM
The New York Mets' lineup appears to be pretty much set for Division Series games against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Curtis Granderson, Yoenis Cespedes, Daniel Murphy, David Wright, Lucas Duda, and Travis d'Arnaud will play in each game regardless of who's on the mound. Left field will be manned by...

Minor League Mondays: Matt Reynolds Completes Solid Season with Las Vegas
September 14th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
For a long time this season, there was an expectation that New York Mets' prospect Matt Reynolds would get an opportunity at the big league level. Reynolds, the Mets' 2nd round pick in 2011, had a strong spring training but was sent to Triple-A Las Vegas after the Mets chose...

Minor League Mondays: Amed Rosario Could Be New York Mets’ Future Shortstop
August 3rd, 2015 at 7:14 PM
The New York Mets were very active at the trade deadline, trading away five minor league pitchers to try and bolster themselves for a playoff run. While pitching prospect Michael Fulmer was sacrifice to acquire outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, one prospect who was reportedly untouchable for the Mets is 19 year...