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Minor League Mondays: Gavin Cecchini Starts with Las Vegas
April 18th, 2016 at 11:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** For a while, it looked as if New York Mets' 2012 first round pick Gavin Cecchini would become a bust. Cecchini started his career very slowly, struggling at the lower levels of the minor leagues. The light appeared to come on in 2015, when Cecchini hit .317 over a...

Minor League Mondays: Amed Rosario Starts Off with Port St. Lucie
April 11th, 2016 at 1:18 PM
The New York Mets have had a lot of trouble filling the shortstop position since Jose Reyes departed after the 2011 season. Reyes, who came up from the Mets' farm system in 2003, helped anchor the Mets' middle infield for eight years. Since the Mets let Reyes walk after the...

Asdrubal Cabrera Gets Six at Bats in Minor League Game
March 24th, 2016 at 8:53 PM
Asdrubal Cabrera continued his road back from a strained left patella tendon this afternoon. The New York Mets had Cabrera play in an intrasquad minor league game this afternoon where he received six at bats, MetsBlog.com reports. The at bats came shortly after Cabrera fielded grounders in the morning. Mets' manager...

Asdrubal Cabrera Trending in Right Direction for New York Mets
March 21st, 2016 at 4:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Mets' shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera continues to make progress as he works to return from a strained patella tendon in his left knee. Cabrera took ground balls at the Mets' spring training facility this morning, Matt Ehalt of NJ.com reports. In addition to the grounders, Cabrera also hit...

Former Met Ruben Tejada Signs with St. Louis Cardinals
March 19th, 2016 at 12:33 PM
Days after being waived by the New York Mets, Ruben Tejada has found a new home. Tejada signed a one year deal with the St. Louis Cardinals this afternoon, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports. The deal is a major league contract worth 1.5 million dollars, which makes sense after Tejada...