Tag Archives: Yoenis Cespedes

Posted on April 5, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Things have gone well for the New York Mets early in the season. They are off to a 4-1 start, and it seems as if the good fortune will continue. On Thursday, the Mets activated outfielder Michael Conforto from the DL, far ahead of schedule. Conforto suffered […]

Posted on January 17, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine It appears all but certain that the New York Mets will begin the 2018 season without outfielder Michael Conforto. Mets GM Sandy Alderson indicated on Wednesday that Conforto is unlikely to be back until May. Alderson’s comments are the closest thing to a timetable the Mets have […]

Posted on January 11, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The New York Mets have made their first major addition of the winter. Late Wednesday, reports surfaced that the Mets have agreed to terms with outfielder Jay Bruce. The sides agreed on a three-year deal worth $39 million. While the deal comes out to $13 million per […]

Posted on November 9, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine There is little debate that Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder J.D. Martinez is the best hitter on the free-agent market this winter. He’s coming off an outstanding season, hitting .303 with 45 home runs, posting an OPS of 1.066. With Scott Boras now serving as his agent and Martinez […]

Posted on November 4, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The World Series may have just ended, but it’s never too soon to start thinking about next year. Sportsbooks have already listed their betting favorites for the 2018 World Series. Of course, there will be plenty of offseason transactions over the course of the winter, so things […]

Posted on August 26, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine Even with the New York Mets miles from contention, the injuries that have plagued them all season continue to pile up. On Thursday, Michael Conforto suffered a freak shoulder injury on a swing-and-miss. One day later, Yoenies Cespedes pulled up lame with a strained hamstring while running […]

Posted on June 10, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine After spending more than a month on the DL, Yoenis Cespedes is finally returning to the New York Mets. The Mets plan to activate Cespedes from the 10-day DL on Saturday, in time for him to play in a doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves. The return of […]

Posted on April 28, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The injury woes keep piling up for the New York Mets. On Friday, the club placed outfielder Yoenis Cespedes on the 10-day DL with a strained hamstring. Cespedes pulled up lame while running to second base on a double during Thursday’s loss to the Braves. The injury […]

Posted on April 11, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine Few players needed to get off to a fast start in 2017 more than New York Mets outfielder Jay Bruce, as he tries to erase a dreadful two months he experienced after being traded to the Mets last summer. Well, Bruce has done just that, as he […]

Posted on March 27, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine Heading into the 2017 season, the New York Mets are trying to accomplish something they never done before in their history: reach the postseason in three consecutive years. One year after riding their young pitching staff to the World Series, the Mets were a wild card team […]

Posted on August 4, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The New York Mets have gone to great lengths over the past month to keep Yoenis Cespedes on the active roster and in the lineup despite a nagging quad injury. After sitting for three straight games, he returned to the starting lineup Wednesday night, as the Mets […]

Posted on July 9, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine It appears to be deja vu for the New York Mets all over again. A little more than two weeks ago, the Mets held their breath while both Noah Syndergaard and Yoenis Cespedes, arguably the team’s two most important players, were dispatched to the hospital to investigate […]

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