Category: ‘Players’

Mets 101 Met of the Month, September 2015: Yoenis Cespedes
October 4th, 2015 at 8:31 AM
For the second month in a row, Yoenis Cespedes has taken home our Met of the Month Award. After an outstanding Mets' debut in August, when Cespedes hit .275 with 8 homers and 23 RBI's, his September was just as good. In 103 at bats for the month, Cespedes hit...

Report: Steven Matz Receives Injection for Ailing Back
October 3rd, 2015 at 4:13 PM
The New York Mets' injury subplot for the final week of the regular season centers on starting pitcher Steven Matz. Matz injured his back by getting a bad night of sleep in Philadelphia on Tuesday, leading the Mets to skip his scheduled start in that series. The Mets initially declared...

Hansel Robles Suspended Three Games for Throwing at Cameron Rupp
October 2nd, 2015 at 8:48 AM
New York Mets' relief pitcher Hansel Robles was suspended for three games by Major League Baseball for his actions in Wednesday night's game. During that game, Robles was ejected for throwing a 93 mile per hour fastball near the ear of Philadelphia Phillies' Cameron Rupp in the sixth inning. Both...

Jonathon Niese Works in Relief for First Time Since 2011
September 30th, 2015 at 10:17 AM
New York Mets' starting pitcher Jonathon Niese took on a new job assignment last night. With the playoff rotation all but set, Niese approached Mets' manager Terry Collins last week about shifting to the bullpen. Collins obliged, so Niese made his first relief appearance since 2011 last night. The outing...

New York Mets Have Few Bubble Spots on Postseason Roster
September 29th, 2015 at 1:17 PM
The last week of the regular season carries two important tasks for the National League East champion New York Mets. The first task is to try and obtain home field in the first round of the playoffs, and the Mets are off to a good start there. With a two...