The Mets have a few glaring needs going into this offseason. Despite the numerous promising young players rising through the minor leagues and onto the 40-man roster, there are a few positions that will need to be filled for the team to be competitive in 2014 and beyond. The foundation seems to be there, with an emphasis on young pitching…. Read more →
Final Score: Mets 5, Marlins 1 Player of the Game: Jason Bay- 2-for-4, first-inning grand slam Goat of the Game: Scott Hairston- 0-for-4, 2 K Jason Bay hit a grand slam. I know, I know, it sounds ridiculous, but it actually happened! The struggling Bay, who was hitting .152 coming into today’s game in Miami, had been hitting .120 since returning from… Read more →
Yesterday, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reported that the Mets and Marlins were discussing a deal before the trade deadline that would send Jason Bay to Miami, and bring Heath Bell and John Buck to the Mets. Although they weren’t close to a deal, they were discussing. All three players in this proposed trade are overpaid and not performing. However,… Read more →
Final Score: Mets 2, Giants 1 Player Of The Game: Jonathon Niese- 7 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 2 B, 5 K Goat Of The Game: Jason Bay- 0-for-4, BB, K
The Mets have activated Mike Baxter for tomorrow night’s game in San Francisco. They have also optioned Nieuwenhuis to Buffalo. Baxter has been out since injuring himself while making one of the greatest catches of the year leaping into the left field wall at Citi Field to save Johan Santana‘s no-hitter. Before getting hurt, Baxter was a key piece off… Read more →
While Terry Collins has always been patient with Jason Bay, even he has to be sick of his perforemance right now. He stuck with him these past two years based on his long track-record of success in Pittsburgh and Boston. However, his leash with Bay is shortening, as it should be.
Final Score: Nationals 5, Mets 2 Player Of The Game: Jordany Valdespin- 1-1, PH HR in eighth Goat Of the Game: Jason Bay- Error in sith that costed Mets a few runs, 0-2, K
The Mets announced this afternoon that they have activated Jason Bay for tonight’s game against the Nationals and have also designated Omar Quintanilla for assignment. Bay has been out since June 15, when he suffered a concussion in a game against the Reds crashing into the left field wall at Citi Field. In 22 games, Bay is hitting .187 with… Read more →