Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Juan Lagares Set to Begin Rehab Assignment with Binghamton
June 27th, 2016 at 5:42 PM
The New York Mets have had a lot of injury problems this season, but they may be close to getting back one key contributor. Outfielder Juan Lagares, who has been sidelined since June 16th with a partially torn ligament in his left thumb, is set to begin a rehab assignment...

Terry Collins Takes Shot at Mets’ PR Director Jay Horwitz in Press Conference
June 23rd, 2016 at 12:19 PM
New York Mets' manager Terry Collins wasn't pleased about the situation regarding starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard yesterday. Syndergaard departed his start early with soreness in his elbow, but Collins hadn't mentioned that news during his postgame press conference. Mets' Public Relations Director Jay Horwitz caught Collins at the end of...

New York Mets Expect Bartolo Colon to Make His Next Start
June 22nd, 2016 at 12:30 PM
The New York Mets caught a huge break last night when Bartolo Colon didn't suffer any broken bones after being struck with a comebacker. Colon exited last night's game in the first inning after getting struck on his pitching hand with a ball off the bat of Kansas City Royals'...

New York Mets Sign First and Third Round Draft Picks
June 22nd, 2016 at 10:09 AM
The New York Mets have been busy for the past few weeks signing their 2016 draft picks. Two prominent members of that draft class officially joined the system last night as the Mets signed their first round pick, Boston College right hander Justin Dunn, and third rounder, third baseman Blake...

New York Mets Will Hold Private Workout for Yulieski Guerriel
June 21st, 2016 at 8:01 PM
New York Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson told reporters prior to tonight's game that the team will hold a private workout for Cuban third baseman Yulieski Guerriel, reports. Alderson mentioned the workout and noted that "we're going to do our due diligence on that player". Guerriel, who was declared...