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SNY TV May 24, 2018

Yoenis Cespedes took BP, Todd Frazier ran on Thursday

Cespedes (hip) and Frazier (hamstring) are both eligible to return from their respective 10-day DL stints.
Rising Apple May 24, 2018

New York Mets need to dump salary and sign Bryce Harper

The Mets signing Bryce Harper is a possibility, but only if they dump some of their larger contracts, such as that of Yoenis Cespedes. Is it worth it? Should the New York Mets to grab Bryce Harper by dumping some current players? As it stands, Sandy has no shot at signing Harper, or even Manny […] New York Mets need to dump salary and sign Bryce Harper - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
SNY TV May 24, 2018

Returns of Yoenis Cespedes, Todd Frazier not imminent

Cespedes and Frazier accompanied the Mets on their road trip that begins Thursday night against the Brewers in Milwaukee.
Amazin Avenue May 24, 2018
Maybe the Jose Bautista signing won’t be so bad after all

Maybe the Jose Bautista signing won’t be so bad after all

The Mets surprised their critics on Tuesday by starting both Brandon Nimmo and Michael Conforto during Bautista’s debut. On its surface, the Jose Bautista deal is a harmless roll of the dice by a team in need of outfield depth. With Juan Lagares out for the season and Yoenis Cespedes out indefinitely, the Mets were stuck with three left-handed starting outfielders, none of whom has a history of hitting left-handed pitching particularly well. Enter Bautista, the veteran who last year got on base 31 percent of the time despite hitting for a .239 BABIP that was low even by his standards....
New York Post May 24, 2018
Cespedes and Frazier return dates remain a mystery

Cespedes and Frazier return dates remain a mystery

There’s no telling when the Mets lineup might be at full strength again. Mickey Callaway said Wednesday that both Yoenis Cespedes (strained hip flexor) and Todd Frazier (left hamstring) will join the team on its upcoming road trip, but they won’t be playing. Instead, the two sidelined players will stay with the Mets in order...
New York Post May 22, 2018
Mets agree to a deal with Jose Bautista

Mets agree to a deal with Jose Bautista

The Mets are taking a shot on Jose Bautista after the Braves gave up on him two days ago. The Mets agreed to a one-year deal with Bautista on Tuesday, the team announced, as an option for a right-handed bat in the outfield, depleted recently by the losses of Juan Lagares and Yoenis Cespedes. Since...
New York Post May 21, 2018
Everyday player Brandon Nimmo isn’t worried he’ll lose his spark

Everyday player Brandon Nimmo isn’t worried he’ll lose his spark

While not having Yoenis Cespedes and Juan Lagares available has put a significant dent in the Mets’ outfield depth, it’s been good news for Brandon Nimmo, who has made the most out of his emergence as an everyday player. Heading into Monday’s game against the Marlins, Nimmo was 8-for-27 with five runs, a double, triple...
New York Post May 19, 2018
Dominic Smith playing the outfield for Mets’ Triple-A team

Dominic Smith playing the outfield for Mets’ Triple-A team

Dominic Smith may have a new path to Queens. With the Mets outfield depleted with injuries to Juan Lagares and Yoenis Cespedes, the team is giving the first baseman a shot in the outfield. Smith started in right field for Triple-A Las Vegas on Saturday. It is his first career start at a position other...
Rising Apple May 19, 2018

New York Mets now in fight or die mode for 2018 season

Many Mets fans are comparing this season to 2015. That year, the team had a hot start and then cooled off for more than a month. The New York Mets decided to be buyers at the deadline and acquired Yoenis Cespedes, Kelly Johnson, and Juan Uribe. The Mets got hot again and made it to […] New York Mets now in fight or die mode for 2018 season - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
New York Post May 16, 2018
It’s time for Mets to look in the mirror and accept this one reality

It’s time for Mets to look in the mirror and accept this one reality

SO MANY changes. Yet, so much remains the same for the self-destructing Mets. Yoenis Cespedes is back on the disabled list with a hip issue and, no matter how many changes the Mets make in medical personnel, Cespedes’ injury woes appear to be a part of who he is for the rest of his career....
New York Post May 16, 2018
Juan Lagares gives Mets outfield another injury scare

Juan Lagares gives Mets outfield another injury scare

Now it’s Juan Lagares’ turn to hurt. On a day the Mets placed Yoenis Cespedes on the disabled list with a right hip flexor strain, Lagares needed tests on his left big toe after banging into the center-field fence on Wednesday. X-rays were negative, but Lagares — diagnosed with a sprained big toe — did...
SNY TV May 16, 2018

Why it took so long to DL Yoenis Cespedes

Anyone who saw Yoenis Cespedes hobbling around the field last week could see that he needed to rest his legs.
New York Post May 16, 2018
Mets put Yoenis Cespedes on DL with no clear return date

Mets put Yoenis Cespedes on DL with no clear return date

Yoenis Cespedes no longer has the option to play through pain. Following Tuesday’s MRI exam, which revealed the outfielder had a mild strain of his right hip flexor, the Mets placed Cespedes on the 10-day disabled list — retroactive to Monday — before Wednesday’s 12-1 loss to the Blue Jays at Citi Field. Cespedes had...
Amazin Avenue May 16, 2018
Mets place Cespedes on DL, Phillip Evans recalled

Mets place Cespedes on DL, Phillip Evans recalled

The left fielder has been battling nagging leg injuries for the past few weeks The New York Mets have placed Yoenis Cespedes on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to May 14. The move ends the debate about whether the Mets should place their star left fielder on the disabled list to allow his leg injury to properly heal. To take his place on the roster, the Mets have recalled utility infielder Phillip Evans from Triple-A. Yoenis Cespedes has been bothered by nagging leg injuries over the past few weeks. It was initially believed that Cespedes was battling a quad injury, which kept him out...
NorthJersey.com May 16, 2018
NY Mets place Yoenis Cespedes on disabled list with mild hip flexor strain

NY Mets place Yoenis Cespedes on disabled list with mild hip flexor strain

Yoenis Cespedes was diagnosed with a mild strain of his right hip flexor. He remained on the roster for the Mets Tuesday game against the Blue Jays.        

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