Category: ‘Outfielders’

New York Mets Place Justin Ruggiano on Disabled List with Shoulder Injury
August 27th, 2016 at 6:21 PM
Just over a week after he was activated from the disabled list, New York Mets' outfielder Justin Ruggiano is headed right back. Ruggiano left last night's game in the fifth inning with a sharp pain in his left shoulder, an injury that he originally suffered in his first game as...

Report: Yoenis Cespedes Wants to Remain in New York for Next Few Years
August 24th, 2016 at 6:44 PM
When the New York Mets brought back outfielder Yoenis Cespedes unexpectedly in the offseason, one of the key parts of the three year contract was an opt out. Cespedes is getting paid 27.5 million dollars this season and is scheduled to make just under 23 million dollars in each of...

Minor League Mondays: Desmond Lindsay Gets Off to Hot Start in Brooklyn
August 15th, 2016 at 12:22 PM
There has been a lot of talk in recent months about the lack of top talent in the upper levels of the New York Mets' farm system. The Mets' top affiliates have seen a talent drain thanks to trades and promotions, putting most of the Mets' top minor league talent...

New York Mets Ask Yoenis Cespedes to Cut Back on Golf Game
August 6th, 2016 at 12:06 PM
New York Mets' outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has become known off the field for his love of golf. Cespedes frequently hits the links during the season, including a notable round in Chicago prior to Game 4 of the National League Championship Series last October. It came as a bit of a...

New York Mets May Have Cost Themselves Dearly by Mishandling Yoenis Cespedes’ Injury
August 4th, 2016 at 9:41 AM
The New York Mets finally bit the bullet last night, placing Yoenis Cespedes on the 15 day disabled list with a right quad injury. Cespedes initially suffered the injury on July 8th, three days prior to the All Star Break. The Mets reasonably didn't place Cespedes on the DL at...