Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Jay Bruce
October 18th, 2016 at 6:31 PM
Now that the 2016 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have already taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting pitching, and bullpen. We will now take a look at every player on the active roster from B (Jerry Blevins) to Y (Gabriel Ynoa) as...

New York Mets Face Interesting Decision on Jay Bruce’s 2017 Option
October 15th, 2016 at 6:56 PM
When the New York Mets traded for Jay Bruce at the trade deadline, the expectation was that he would not only provide power in the outfield, but give them valuable insurance against the possibility of Yoenis Cespedes opting out of his contract. Bruce didn't live up to his advance billing,...

Yoenis Cespedes Has Three Days After World Series to Decide on Opt Out
October 15th, 2016 at 8:07 AM
One of the New York Mets' biggest offseason decisions will involve what to do with outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes has an opt out in his contract that he is expected to exercise, voiding the final two years of his deal and allowing him to test free agency again. ESPN New...

Mets 101 2016 New York Mets’ MVP: Yoenis Cespedes
October 9th, 2016 at 7:10 AM
With the regular season over, the New York Mets will begin preparing for 2017. Before we reach the winter, the time has come to look back at the 2016 season. The Mets made an improbable wild card comeback, and that was in large part due to the return of outfielder...

Report: Yoenis Cespedes Sending Mixed Messages to Mets About 2017
October 6th, 2016 at 7:16 PM
With the New York Mets' 2016 season over, the focus has begun to shift towards 2017. One of the big questions the Mets will have to address prior to 2017 is the status of outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, the team's best hitter. Cespedes is technically under contract through 2018, but he...