Tonight, the Mets begin their three-game series in Houston against the Astros.
After yesterday’s 11-inning, 6-5 win over the Rockies at Coors Field, the Mets are sitting just one game behind the Nationals and Braves for first place in the NL East. To be honest, this team has surprised me. Coming into this year, I knew the Mets were a team on the rise. Armed with youth and potential, this was supposed… Read more →
Tonight, the Mets head out to Colorado to begin a three-game, weekend set with the Rockies…
Today, the Mets announced the worst-case scenario for Mike Pelfrey: Tommy John Surgery. Pelfrey was placed on the DL a few days ago, with him and the Mets noting slight pain in his right elbow. Then, it was revealed that he has a partial tear in a ligament in his shoulder, which now requires Tommy John Surgery. The recovery time… Read more →
Tonight, the Marlins come to town for the first game of a three-game series, starting at 7:10 tonight. Tonight’s game will be the return of Jose Reyes to Citi Field…
The Mets have called up Jordanny Valdespin for the second half of today’s doubleheader. Jeremy Hefner, who was called up this afternoon, was optioned to Triple-A. Here is Valdespin’s MiLB.com profile: Original Post 5:39 pm: Infielder Ronny Cedeno has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left intercostal muscle. Cedeno, 29, has three hits in 12 at-bats… Read more →
Today’s Giants vs. Mets game has been postponed due to rain, according to the Mets Twitter feed. The Mets were scheduled to finish up their four-game set with the Giants tomorrow. They will now have a single-admission doubleheader, with the first game beginning at 4:10 p.m. Here are the starters for the two games tomorrow, according to Anthony DiComo:… Read more →
Ruben Tejada: the successor to Jose Reyes. Tejada has impressed everyone with his play so far. He has shown he can get on base, field, do almost anything the Mets need him to do. However, there is one thing that has impressed me the most about Tejada this season: patience at the plate.