Category: ‘First Basemen’

New York Mets Could Explore Several Good External Options to Fill in for Lucas Duda
May 26th, 2016 at 6:48 AM
Lucas Duda's absence could prove to be a problem for the New York Mets, who lost their slugging first baseman for 4-6 weeks with a stress fracture in his back. The Mets will look to fill the hole internally for now, with Wilmer Flores set to rejoin the mix when...

New York Mets Don’t Have Many Great Internal Options to Replace Lucas Duda
May 24th, 2016 at 1:03 PM
The New York Mets received some really bad news yesterday when they learned that first baseman Lucas Duda will be sidelined for 4-6 weeks with a stress fracture in his lower back. Duda had been in a prolonged slump, but he was still the best option the Mets had at...

New York Mets Could Trade for Lucas Duda’s Replacement
May 24th, 2016 at 5:40 AM
The New York Mets have a major problem at first base. Lucas Duda, the starting first baseman, is out for at least 4-6 weeks with a stress fracture in his lower back. The Mets don't have a lot of internal options at the position, which is currently being manned by...

Lucas Duda Placed on Disabled List with Stress Fracture in His Back
May 23rd, 2016 at 4:34 PM
The New York Mets finally got word on what has bothering first baseman Lucas Duda, and the diagnosis is definitely not good. Duda has been placed on the 15 day disabled list with a stress fracture in his back, reports. The fracture was discovered during an exam by the...

Lucas Duda Scratched from New York Mets’ Lineup Due to Lingering Back Issues
May 21st, 2016 at 3:00 PM
After initially appearing in the starting lineup, the New York Mets have scratched first baseman Lucas Duda for today's game with the Milwaukee Brewers. Duda, who missed a couple of games earlier in the week with a back issue, had the problem recur and won't play for the rest of...