Category: ‘Players’

New York Mets Pay Tribute to Jose Fernandez Prior to Today’s Game
September 25th, 2016 at 6:18 PM
The baseball world was shocked this morning when it awoke to hear the news about Miami Marlins' pitcher Jose Fernandez. Fernandez, who was one of the best young pitchers in the game, passed away overnight at the age of 24 in a boating accident. The situation is tragic as a...

Wilmer Flores Could Be Done for Season with Wrist Issue
September 25th, 2016 at 9:48 AM
The New York Mets have had some issues with left handed pitching this season, and one of their best weapons against it has been infielder Wilmer Flores. Flores has been outstanding against southpaws this year, batting .340 with 11 homers and 28 RBI's in 100 at bats, but the Mets...

New York Mets May Try to Use Steven Matz Out of Bullpen Before Season Concludes
September 25th, 2016 at 12:40 AM
New York Mets' lefty Steven Matz's chances of rejoining the starting rotation are all but done after he was scratched from his latest start with shoulder discomfort. Matz, who has been battling a left shoulder impingement for the past few weeks, was widely assumed to be done for the year...

New York Mets Hope Noah Syndergaard Can Start on Monday or Tuesday
September 24th, 2016 at 6:39 PM
Despite being too sick to start tonight's game with the Philadelphia Phillies, New York Mets' starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard got some work in. Syndergaard threw a bullpen session at Citi Field prior to the contest, and the hope is that he can return to the rotation on Monday or Tuesday,...

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...