Category: ‘Players’

Michael Conforto Continues to Emerge as a Star for New York Mets
April 30th, 2016 at 8:43 PM
The New York Mets have exploded on offense over the past few weeks, scoring runs at an incredible pace and coming up with clutch hits all over the place. The offensive surge coincided with the promotion of second year outfielder Michael Conforto to the third spot in the lineup in...

David Wright Played All Nine Innings in New York Mets’ Blowout Win
April 30th, 2016 at 12:48 PM
The New York Mets easily won last night, using a 12 run third inning to defeat the San Francisco Giants 13-1. The blowout allowed the Mets to give some of their key players the last few innings off, including Yoenis Cespedes and Michael Conforto. One guy who didn't get pulled...

Neil Walker is Tied for the Major League Lead in Home Runs
April 28th, 2016 at 4:29 PM
One of the biggest surprises of the season for the New York Mets has been the power surge from second baseman Neil Walker. Walker, who the Mets acquired in the offseason to replace Daniel Murphy, had never hit more than 23 home runs in a season and hit only 16...

Travis D’Arnaud’s Latest Injury Opens Door for Kevin Plawecki
April 28th, 2016 at 12:23 PM
The New York Mets lost catcher Travis d'Arnaud to injury once again this week. d'Arnaud went on the disabled list following Monday's win over the Cincinnati Reds due to a rotator cuff strain in his right shoulder. Shoulder injuries are no joke for a catcher, especially in the throwing shoulder....

Noah Syndergaard Walks Streets of New York in Thor Costume
April 28th, 2016 at 8:23 AM
The New York Mets' pitching staff has a larger than life feel to it, and part of that is due to some of the nicknames the starters use. Matt Harvey has embraced the moniker of The Dark Knight after a Sports Illustrated cover story dubbed him "The Dark Knight of...