2013 Spring Training

LaTroy Hawkins Makes Team, Pedro Feliciano Does Not

March 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

Due to a deadline in his contract, the Mets had to inform right-hander LaTroy Hawkins of whether or not he made the team today. A source told ESPNNewYork.com’s Adam Rubin┬áthat Hawkins has been told he has made the major league bullpen. He will make a $1 million base salary for making the [...]

Mets Demote Six More, Making Opening Day Roster Clearer

March 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Mets sent down six more players today, including top catching prospect Travis d’Arnaud. D’arnaud, 24, was having an excellent spring, hitting .355/.432/.484 with four doubles in 15 games played. He was expected to be optioned to Triple-A sometime before Opening Day, but his [...]

Outfield Prospect Matt den Dekker Breaks Wrist

March 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

Matt Den Dekker injured his right wrist in this afternoon’s 9-4 loss to the tigers in Port St. Lucie attempting to make a diving catch in center field. It turns out that his wrist is broken and he is being sent to New York to determine whether he needs surgery on the wrist. Den Dekker, [...]

Is Collin Cowgill The Solution At The Leadoff Spot?

March 4, 2013 // 0 Comments

We are only just a few games into the 2013 exhibition season, but things are looking up for some of the new Mets outfielders, especially right-handed hitting Collin Cowgill. Through nine spring games, Cowgill is tied with Jordany Valdespin for the team lead in hits, with eight. So far (keep in mind [...]