Mets manager Terry Collins said he wanted an extended roster to help manage the team during its injury-filled season. The Mets have several injuries that aren't bad enough to put players on the DL list, but requiring more rest days. NEW YORK - Amidst a season plagued by injuries, Mets manager Terry Collins made a case for extended lineups before...
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The most vile four-letter word in the Mets’ vocabulary should be “June.” For the second straight year, manager Terry Collins’ crew stopped hitting in June — particularly with runners in scoring position — and watched the equity they built up over the previous two months disappear. July arrives with the Mets hopeful there are answers...
Via New York Post
16 hours ago
Clayton Kershaw's placement on the disabled list on Thursday has clouded what might once have been an easy decision for Mets manager Terry Collins. As skipper of the National League All-Star team next month in San Diego, Collins has the right to select the starting pitcher. Kershaw, the NL leader in ERA and Wins Above Replacement, would have been an obvious choice.
23 hours ago
Your intrepid columnist may have just taken up residence in Panic City. To say this is a tough stretch for New York Mets right now might be the understatement of the year. They were just swept out of Washington, DC and while there’s little shame in falling three times to the current division leaders, the events that have brought the team to this point are disheartening at best...
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The Mets have been here before, staring up at the standings as the season trudges on. The team dropped another game to the Nationals last night by a score of 5-0. Manager, Terry Collins knows this is not the time to panic. Keeping guys upbeat and loose is a key for this team to have any success going forward. “I’m scratching my head little bit. We’ve got to make sure that...
Via Mets Merized Online
2 days ago
With the Colorado Rockies set to release Jose Reyes on Saturday, many predict the shortstop will land with his former team, the New York Mets. However, this prospect is upsetting to many Mets fans because in addition to no longer being a very good baseball player, Reyes is an alleged domestic abuser. Reyes was charged with domestic abuse in October following an altercation with...
New York Mets manager Terry Collins delivered a cheap shot at veteran team PR director Jay Horwitz during his postgame media session on Wednesday. Collins was not going to address star pitcher Noah Syndergaard leaving the Mets' 4-3 win over the Royals with an elbow injury until Horwitz apparently made a request for him to do so. Collins reacted negatively to the suggestion and then...
While the New York Mets defeated the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday, it came at a cost. Star slugger Yoenis Cespedes left the game with a wrist injury. “I don’t know what the issue is,” Collins said, per Adam Rubin, ESPN. “I’m certainly concerned about it. Any time when you’re a hitter — and you’re a big hitter — and your hands and your wrists have problems...
The 2015 World Series foes are reunited once again in New York this week, but New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon was forced to make an early exit from Tuesday's game. Colon was hit by a comeback-liner off the bat of Kansas City’s Whit Merrifeld in the top of the first inning. With the ball lined right back to the pitcher’s mound, Colon went to snag the ball but instead had...
Prior to Sunday’s game between the New York Mets and Milwaukee Brewers, Mets manager Terry Collins became ill and was taken to a local hospital. Assistant general manager John Ricco told reporters that Collins wasn’t feeling well approximately a half-hour before game time. After being examined by medical staff from the Mets and Brewers, it was decided to run further tests on...
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