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MetsBlog Jun 24, 2016

MetsBlog Q&ACast, presented by Citi: Will Carroll talks elbows

In this week's MetsBlog Q&ACast, presented by Citi, Matthew Cerrone talks with FanDuel's injury expert Will Carroll about Noah Syndergaard's elbow, Zack Wheeler's return from surgery, and whether David Wright will ever play baseball again for the Mets...
New York Post Jun 21, 2016

Cuban slugger Yulieski Gourriel to privately work out for Mets

Yulieski Gourriel is set to audition for the Mets. The highly regarded Cuban third baseman will soon work out privately for team officials, according to general manager Sandy Alderson — who is keeping all options open at the position with David Wright likely finished for the season following surgery for a herniated disk in his...
New York Post Jun 19, 2016

Terry Collins: Mets already have their 3rd-base answer

Mets manager Terry Collins left little doubt what his plan at third base in David Wright’s absence. “Wilmer Flores,” Collins said before the Mets dropped their third straight, 6-0, to Atlanta on Sunday at Citi Field. Flores has played well since taking over the regular third-base job on June 3. Even after Sunday’s hitless afternoon...
New York Post Jun 17, 2016

Empathizing MLB pals: Injured David Wright ‘like Tiger’ Woods

David Wright didn’t just consult with doctors before opting to have surgery to repair a herniated disk in his neck. He also reached out to Nick Markakis, who underwent a similar procedure in December 2014 and since has returned at a reasonably high level. “I’ve had four surgeries, and to be honest, the neck surgery...
New York Post Jun 17, 2016

Matt Harvey alarms go off as NL’s worst team batters him

Matt Harvey broke all the rules Friday night, and his punishment was a loss to the National League’s worst team. Whether it was walking the leadoff hitter — a mistake he made twice in six innings — or pitching up in the strike zone, Harvey returned to his disjointed May form in the Mets’ 5-1...
New York Post Jun 17, 2016

Wilmer Flores’ brief break shows Kelly Johnson’s Mets value

Wilmer Flores is bruised and sore, but likely will return to the Mets lineup Saturday. The Mets infielder was absent from the starting lineup Friday — a day after he was drilled in the left hand by Pittsburgh’s Juan Nicasio and forced to leave the game — but made a pinch-hitting appearance in the seventh...
New York Post Jun 17, 2016

Bartolo Colon signs support agreement with ex-mistress

He won last night on the mound at Citi Field, but Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon looked less than victorious outside a Lower Manhattan courthouse Friday — after signing a support agreement with the ex-mistress who’s raising their two out-of-wedlock kids. “We just want to concentrate on playing baseball,” a lawyer for Colon, Robert Moses, told...
MetsBlog Jun 17, 2016

Four Unanswered Questions about David Wright's legacy, contract

The news that David Wright will likely miss the rest of this season is depressing. It's made worse by talk that this could also end up being the end his career...
Newark Star-Ledger Jun 17, 2016

Why ex-Yankee Yangervis Solarte would be perfect David Wright fill-in for Mets

The Padres are a mess and looking to sell. The Mets need a bat to help replace David Wright. Enter Yangervis Solarte.
New York Post Jun 16, 2016

Mets honor David Wright by putting on another homer show

The “Get Well” video David Wright received from the Mets on Thursday could be updated to include a continuous loop of recent game highlights. For a second straight night, the Mets had plenty clicking. From superb starting pitching to an explosive performance from a previously sagging lineup — all stuff that would make a team...
MetsBlog Jun 16, 2016

Flores leaves game after being hit on hand

Wilmer Flores, who replaced David Wright at third base, left Thursday's game against Pittsburgh after being hit on the hand.
MetsBlog Jun 16, 2016

Update: Wright has surgery for herniated disc in neck

David Wright had surgery Thursday in California for the herniated disc in his neck, the Mets announced. The timetable for his return remains uncertain.
Orange County Register Jun 16, 2016
On deck: Angels at A's, Friday, 6:30 p.m.

On deck: Angels at A's, Friday, 6:30 p.m.

Where: Oakland Coliseum TV: Fox Sports West Did you know? The Angels have won 20 of their last 27 games against the A’s. THE PITCHERS ANGELS RHP MATT SHOEMAKER (3-7, 4.76) Vs. A’s: 3-2, 3.96 At Oakland Coliseum: 2-0, 3.57 Hates to face: Marcus...

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