Category: ‘Outfielders’

Report: Tim Tebow Will Be Assigned to Columbia to Start 2017 Season
March 20th, 2017 at 2:33 PM
The most famous minor leaguer in baseball learned where he will play baseball to start the upcoming season today. New York Mets' outfielder Tim Tebow, who is more well known for his days as an NFL quarterback, will be assigned to the Low-A Columbia Fireflies to start the year, Marc...

Report: New York Mets not Planning to Use Tim Tebow in More Exhibition Games
March 13th, 2017 at 7:44 AM
With a thin roster thanks to the World Baseball Classic, the New York Mets utilized former football player Tim Tebow in Grapefruit League action twice last week on days where they had to fill split squads. Tebow brought a lot of buzz to First Data Field but not a lot...

Report: Mets, Tigers Discussed Michael Conforto for J.D. Martinez Swap Early in the Winter
February 24th, 2017 at 8:45 AM
When Yoenis Cespedes initially opted out of his contract with the New York Mets, the team began to look for contingency plans in case Cespedes left town. The Mets were loaded with left handed power bats but few power options on the right side other than Cespedes, so they needed...

What Should New York Mets Do with Michael Conforto in 2017?
February 8th, 2017 at 2:58 PM
The New York Mets entered the offseason with plans on making Michael Conforto an every day player again. Conforto started off the 2016 season red hot, batting .365 in April while earning a promotion to the third spot in the batting order. Things turned sour for Conforto after that as...

Report: New York Mets Have Told Jay Bruce He Will Be Everyday Right Fielder
January 25th, 2017 at 12:17 PM
The New York Mets have spent the offseason trying to trade outfielder Jay Bruce. The endeavor has proven to be fruitless as teams have shown little interest in acquiring Bruce and his 13 million dollar salary for 2017 despite the fact that Bruce hit 33 home runs and drove in...