Tag archive for ‘Wilmer Flores’
By Jason Radowitz On Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Mets: Kingda Ka Pitching

It wasn’t long ago when the Mets began their regular season with a starting rotation that consisted of Dillon Gee, Jon Niese, Bartolo Colon, Zack Wheeler and Jenrry Mejia. It also wasn’t too long ago More...

Chris Young
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By Guy Kipp On Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Mets Show Unique Ability to Turn Good News into Bad

There should have been enough positive, encouraging or uplifting stories to tout where the Mets are concerned this week. They scored 21 runs in two victories in Yankee Stadium, started to turn the key roles in their More...

New York Mets v Washington Nationals
By Jason Radowitz On Sunday, March 16th, 2014

How The Mets Could Make a World Series Run

Yes, you read the title correctly. The Mets can make a World Series run this year. Many things will need to go their way, such as good play from their shortstop, first baseman, and their entire pitching staff. I’m More...

Ruben Tejada has not shown the ability to be the starting shortstop. (AP Photo)
By Guy Kipp On Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

The Mets’ Black Hole at Shortstop

Ruben Tejada has not shown the ability to be the starting shortstop. (AP Photo) It’s the middle of March, and the New York Mets still don’t have a shortstop. It has been plain to any casual observer—and More...

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By Guy Kipp On Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Travis d’Arnaud’s Transition to the Major Leagues Hasn’t Gone Well

(Photo Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports) The New York Mets thought they had finally found their catcher of the future when they received Travis d’Arnaud as part of the R.A. Dickey trade last winter. But, More...

By Guy Kipp On Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Lagares, Flores and Wheeler Infuse Mets with the Spirit of ‘95

The Mets’ 4-1 victory over the Diamondbacks Saturday in Arizona featured critical contributions from rookies Juan Lagares, Wilmer Flores and Zack Wheeler, none of whom were on the major league roster at the start More...