Tagged: ‘Edgardo Alfonzo’

Mets Hire Hitting Coach Kevin Long
October 24th, 2014 at 12:14 AM
The New York Mets announced Thursday that they have hired Kevin Long as their new hitting coach for the 2015 season. Let go by the cross-town rival New York Yankees earlier this month after spending seven seasons in the same position for the Bombers. As we mentioned earlier today, Long...

New York Mets Expected to Change Hitting Coach Next Season
September 29th, 2014 at 8:21 PM
After firing Dave Hudgens back in May, the New York Mets named Lamar Johnson their interim hitting coach. Johnson, who has worked in the organization for years, did a good job helping the Mets' young hitters improve over the course of the season. In spite of his good work, Johnson...

Mets 101 All Star Memories: Edgardo Alfonzo (2000)
October 29th, 2013 at 12:38 PM
One of the most popular players on the New York Mets in the late 90's was second baseman Edgardo Alfonzo. Alfonzo, known as "Fonzie" by Mets fans, played with the Mets from 1995 until 2002. Alfonzo played both second and third for the Mets, and he was a key catalyst...

Will Daniel Murphy Be the Long Term Answer at Second Base?
August 23rd, 2013 at 11:21 AM
With the position-less Wilmer Flores knocking on the door and arbitration looming, the New York Mets need to make a decision regarding Daniel Murphy and his future as the Mets second baseman. Murphy is the first consistently effective second baseman the Mets have had in years, following a decade of...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Jon Niese Due for MRI on Monday
July 4th, 2013 at 12:41 PM
The Fourth of July is here, and for many Americans the day is all about barbecues and baseball. The New York Mets will be celebrating the holiday by hosting the Arizona Diamondbacks at 1:10 pm, but one member of the Mets is awaiting an MRI that could determine the future...