Tagged: ‘New York Mets’

With Stellar Outing Monday, Wheeler Gives Mets Plenty To Think About
March 28th, 2017 at 9:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? It's pretty clear Zack Wheeler is sick and tired of hearing that he's not ready to resume his duties in the Mets' rotation. With the club's brain trust expected to meet Tuesday to discuss the starting five and perhaps name the arms that will begin the 2017 season, Wheeler...

Hoping For Healthy Arms, Mets’ Focus On Third Straight Playoff Berth
March 28th, 2017 at 7:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Injuries hit the New York Mets where it hurt last season, and they're becoming a pain again. With a week to go before opening day, those familiar reports of aches and irritation were cropping up at camp. Part-time center fielder Juan Lagares strained an oblique and,...

Mets Cleanup Hitter Cespedes Clears It Up: He Wants The Ring
March 27th, 2017 at 8:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? New York Mets cleanup hitter Yoenis Cespedes was glad to come clean: He wants the ring. Sure, an MVP trophy would be great. But winning a World Series championship would be better. Interviews from earlier this month had the Cuban slugger angling for the...

Report: Steven Matz Felt Good After Long Toss Session This Morning
March 27th, 2017 at 6:22 PM
With Opening Day a week away, the biggest question the New York Mets need to figure out is if Steven Matz will be ready to start the season. Matz, the talented but injury prone left hander, was forced to miss a scheduled start today due to elbow irritation. With the...

Zack Wheeler Makes Rotation Case as New York Mets Top Miami Marlins 5-0
March 27th, 2017 at 5:47 PM
On a day when the New York Mets wanted to see one of their starters make a compelling argument to join the rotation, Zack Wheeler delivered. While Seth Lugo struggled against a tough Nationals' lineup in Port St. Lucie, Wheeler was tasked with facing the Miami Marlins' starting lineup in...