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Mets Injury Update: Daniel Murphy back in lineup

Mets All-Star Daniel Murphy is back in the lineup for Saturday night's game against the Washington Nationals, as reported by Eric Simon of Murphy exited early after being hit by a pitch in Thursday's game against the Nats. He will again play third base, as regular third baseman David Wright is out for the season.Daniel MurphyMurphy, who returned on...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daniel Murphy exits after HBP, X-rays negative

The Mets lifted Daniel Murphy for a pinch runner, Matt den Dekker, after Murphy was hit in the left wrist by Washington Nationals left hander Matt Thornton (video here and below). The team announced that X-rays were negative. Eric Campbell replaced Murphy, who was playing third base.Daniel Murphy left the game with a contusion on his left wrist. X-rays are negative. #Mets—...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Farewell Murphy, You’ve Been A Good Soldier and A Class Act

After listening to Sandy Alderson warn military veterans that spending and flexibility would be limited this offseason, during a visit to the Manhattan VA Hospital, and after hearing him say spending doesn’t equate to winning and not to expect any significant free agent signing, I’ve become convinced of one thing… Daniel Murphy is playing his final games as a Met. Even if the...
Via Mets Merized Online
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Murphy Will Go Back To 2B, Flores To Remain At SS

Daniel Murphy is expected to be activated from the disabled list later today after missing roughly two weeks with a calf strain. In that time, Dilson Herrera made the surprise jump from AA Binghamton and held his own at second base. He hit .243 over 37 major league at bats, adding two home runs and a triple along the way. It wasn’t quite spectacular but at just 20 years old what...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

With Murphy Set To Return, What’s The Plan For Herrera?

Terry Collins told reporters this weekend that Daniel Murphy, who was dealing with a calf strain, is feeling good and is expected to be activated from the disabled list on Tuesday. That leaves one to wonder how this will impact Dilson Herrera as the Mets wrap up the last three weeks of the season. According to what team sources have told Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, there’s no...
Via Mets Merized Online
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Keep Murphy As Super Utility Player?

Wait, what? That’s exactly what Joel Sherman of the New York Post suggests the Mets do with Daniel Murphy next season. The Mets should pay Murphy roughly $8 million to be a utility man next year, or really a super-utility man. Their defenseless version of Ben Zobrist. His reasoning is that a team that already struggles on offense and plans to contend next season, should not be...
Via Mets Merized Online
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Dilson Herrera and Daniel Murphy: Is There A Method To This Madness?

In a shocking twist to what has been another typical season under the Terry Collins Era, the New York Mets placed All-Star second baseman Daniel Murphy on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right calf and recalled second baseman Dilson Herrera from Binghamton (AA). Sandy Alderson, New York Mets General Manager My first reaction was “Whoa!” followed by the obligatory ...
Via NYMetsLife
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets’ Daniel Murphy Was Messing Around With The Philly Phanatic (Video)

The jokester that Daniel Murphy decided to test the waters of the Philly Phanatic.  During yesterday’s game, Daniel Murphy was on the mascot’s truck and of course, the Philly Phanatic wasn’t too pleased about this. For the record, Mr. Met>The Philly Phanatic. The post Mets’ Daniel Murphy Was Messing Around With The Philly Phanatic (Video) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
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August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Mets: did they win by not acting?

By now all the dust has settled from the trade deadline frenzy, and the New York Mets came out of it looking the same as they did going in. The Mets and General Manager Sandy Alderson did not make any moves despite there being rumors that players were available. Now we have to answer the big question: was this the right decision? The way this season is going, yes. Despite what some...
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: Daniel Murphy Makes Presence Felt In All-Star Game

Entering in the 7th inning for the National League in the 2014 MLB All-Star game, first time All-Star and Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy showed the country what Mets fans already know. That from time to time, Murph is gonna Murph. Check it out. GIF: All-star play by Daniel Murphy #Mets — #ImWithTowels (@MetsKevin11) July 16, 2014 Trust us folks when...
Via The Daily Stache
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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