Category: ‘Outfielders’

Report: New York Mets Demote Michael Conforto to Minors
June 25th, 2016 at 2:02 PM
A month and a half long slump has, at least temporarily, cost Michael Conforto his job. The New York Mets have demoted Conforto to Triple-A Las Vegas according to multiple reports. Conforto started the season red hot, earning a promotion to the third spot in the batting order while hitting...

Report: Michael Conforto Will Stay at Big League Level
June 21st, 2016 at 12:10 PM
When New York Mets' manager Terry Collins discussed a possible roster shakeup on Sunday, the logical assumption was that outfielder Michael Conforto's roster spot was in jeopardy. Conforto has struggled mightily for the past month and a half, batting .167 over his past 30 games and has seen his batting...

New York Mets Place Juan Lagares on Disabled List
June 16th, 2016 at 6:52 PM
The New York Mets have placed outfielder Juan Lagares on the 15 day disabled list with a sprained left thumb. Lagares initially injured the thumb making a diving catch in Miami on July 1st. The first diagnosis was a partially torn tendon in the thumb, an injury that may eventually...

Juan Lagares Will Have Injured Thumb Re-Examined
June 16th, 2016 at 12:40 PM
New York Mets' outfielder Juan Lagares was originally in the lineup last night, but was a late scratch due to a thumb injury. Lagares originally injured the thumb making a diving catch against the Miami Marlins a few weeks ago, but he had appeared to be over the injury, returning...

Michael Conforto Trying to Fight Way Out of Massive Slump
June 14th, 2016 at 9:59 AM
One of the understated reasons for the New York Mets' offensive woes is an epic sophomore slump for Michael Conforto. Conforto got off to a tremendous start this season, earning a promotion to the three hole and batting .365 in April. Since then, Conforto has only 18 hits in 119...