Tagged: ‘Ruben Tejada’

MLB, Players Union Closing in on New Rule for Sliding into Second Base
February 9th, 2016 at 12:37 AM
A few years ago, a brutal injury to San Francisco Giants' catcher Buster Olney led to a rule change designed to protect catchers by making the act of running over the catcher illegal. That rule has helped to reduce injuries to backstops, but now the focus of injuries has shifted...

Ruben Tejada, Wilmer Flores Ditch Walking Boots
January 28th, 2016 at 6:32 PM
Two New York Mets' players have taken big steps forward in their rehab from leg injuries. Ruben Tejada and Wilmer Flores have both shed their walking boots, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports, a huge step in their preparation for spring training. The more serious injury of the two was...

New York Mets Settle Arbitration Cases with Matt Harvey, Four Others
January 15th, 2016 at 3:02 PM
While Yoenis Cespedes continues to mull his future options, the New York Mets are taking care of their other business. The team has agreed to deals to avoid salary arbitration with five players, including ace Matt Harvey. Harvey will receive a 4.235 million dollar salary in 2016, Matt Ehalt of...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Ruben Tejada
December 29th, 2015 at 12:13 PM
Now that the 2015 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 A (Dario Alvarez) to Y (Eric Young Jr.)...

Asdrubal Cabrera Excited to Play for New York Mets; Play in Great Baseball City
December 17th, 2015 at 2:07 PM
With the shortstop situation uncertain heading into 2016, the New York Mets decided to bring some clarity to it when they landed a veteran who can help in all aspects of the game when they signed Asdrubal Cabrera. ***PHOTO1*** While at the Winter Meetings, the Mets added the longtime shortstop of the...