Kelly Shoppach

Mets 5, Marlins 3: Seizing The Opportunity

September 1, 2012 // 0 Comments

Final Score: Mets 5, Marlins 3 Player of the Game: Kelly Shoppach- 1-for-1, 2 RBI Goat of the Game: eh, who cares? Tonight’s game was all about the little things. It was a tight one. Jeremy Hefner was solid and Josh Johnson was dominant for the Marlins. The little things were going to [...]

New Met: Kelly Shoppach

August 15, 2012 // 0 Comments

Kelly Shoppach Quick Info: Position: Catcher Bats: Right, Throws: Right Height: 6′ 0″, Weight: 220 Why he was brought here: Josh Thole has proven recently that he is not the long-term answer for the Mets at the catcher position. He has proven that he cannot hit lefties. Sandy Alderson [...]

Mets Acquire Kelly Shoppach From Red Sox

August 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Mets have acquired catcher Kelly Shoppach from the Red Sox in exchange for a player to be named later, the Mets announced today. Shoppach, 32, has been on the Mets radar for a while and gives the Mets the backup catcher they so desperately needed. He will platoon with Josh Thole, who has shown [...]

Morning Mets Links: July 18, 2012

July 18, 2012 // 0 Comments

News: Source: Mets looking at Broxton- ESPN New York Mets seek pen help but view K-Rod and Huston Street as too pricey- CBS Sports Miguel Batista to start Saturday, not Harvey- MetsBlog.com Zack Wheeler will not pitch in MLB in 2012- MetsBlog.com Gee says he’s sympton-free, calls blocked [...]

Morning Mets Links: 7.15.12

July 15, 2012 // 0 Comments

News: Zack Wheeler could pitch in big leagues in 2012- MetsBlog.com Bay return close; Baxter to begin rehab- ESPN New York Duda has a hamstring problem, to lose playing time- MetsBlog.com Batista or Harvey could be Mets’ fifth starter- MLB.com Mets may target Kelly Shoppach- CBS Sports [...]