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Amazin Avenue Mar 19, 2017
Open thread: Mets vs. Marlins, 3/19/17

Open thread: Mets vs. Marlins, 3/19/17

Jacob deGrom toes the rubber in Port St. Lucie Broadcast: WPIX, 710 WOR Lineup Curtis Granderson - CF Asdrubal Cabrera - SS Yoenis Cespedes - LF Neil Walker - 2B Lucas Duda - 1B Travis d’Arnaud - C Travis Taijeron - RF Ty Kelly - 3B Jacob deGrom - RHP
Amazin Avenue Mar 17, 2017
Mets Morning News: Where will Wheeler wind up?

Mets Morning News: Where will Wheeler wind up?

Your Friday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets After his second outing of the spring, the Mets still haven’t revealed—or decided—how they intend to use Zack Wheeler once the season rolls around. Curtis Granderson explained how he’s approaching playing center field at 36 years old. Yoenis Cespedes penned a piece for the Players’ Tribune titled “Finally at Home,” detailing his happiness and comfort level as the team’s star. Terry Collins warned fans not to expect to see David Wright play another Grapefruit League game this year as he...
SportsNet New York Mar 16, 2017

Cespedes wants to bring Mets fans the World Championship they deserve

In a 2,300-word article for The Players Tribune, Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes details his journey to the big leagues, escaping Cuba and finally feeling at home playing for the Mets...
Newark Star-Ledger Mar 16, 2017
What we learned about Mets' Yoenis Cespedes' life on the ranch

What we learned about Mets' Yoenis Cespedes' life on the ranch

Yoenis Cespedes recently opened up to VICE Sports and the Players' Tribune about life on his Port St. Lucie ranch.
SportsNet New York Mar 15, 2017

Yoenis Cespedes is determined to have a big year, still aiming for MVP

Yoenis Cespedes hit his fifth home run in 10 games Tuesday, raising his batting average and OBP to .444, while slugging 1.037 during Grapefruit League action.
New York Post Mar 14, 2017
Yoenis Cespedes’ bat is sizzling and ready

Yoenis Cespedes’ bat is sizzling and ready

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Yoenis Cespedes isn’t messing around this spring. His torrid Grapefruit League season continued Tuesday, when he smashed his fifth home run in 10 games, helping the Mets beat the Astros 2-1. Overall, Cespedes has posted a .444/.444/1.037 slash line while impressing the Mets with his work ethic. “He’s asking to...
Mets 101 Mar 14, 2017

Yoenis Cespedes, Jacob DeGrom Help New York Mets Pick up Another Spring Win

The New York Mets defeated the Houston Astros 2-1 in Grapefruit League action this afternoon. Yoenis Cespedes launched a two run homer, his fifth of the spring, while Jacob deGrom allowed one run and struck out six in four innings of work.
Amazin Avenue Mar 14, 2017
Yoenis Cespedes looks to carry the Mets to glory in 2017

Yoenis Cespedes looks to carry the Mets to glory in 2017

The Mets gave Cespedes the contract, and now it’s time for him to deliver the goods. Yoenis Cespedes has been a linchpin in the Mets’ lineup since the moment he walked into Citi Field on August 1, 2015. After re-signing with the club, the outfielder dealt with nagging leg injuries for much of 2016, but he still posted a batting line of .280/.354/.530 with a 134 wRC+. He also produced the 12th-best average exit velocity in the league, and he knocked 31 homers in 132 games. But the most impressive part of his season was that it could’ve been even better. On September 1, Cespedes had a...
New York Post Mar 13, 2017
Mets Hall of Famer knows what life is like for Yoenis Cespedes

Mets Hall of Famer knows what life is like for Yoenis Cespedes

PORT ST. LUCIE — Yoenis Cespedes returning to the Mets was a no-brainer. Such an assessment comes from another slugger who created quite a buzz in New York after arriving in a trade and then signing a mega-deal to stay. “Ultimately, New York likes personalities and [Cespedes] is an interesting personality,” Hall of Famer Mike...
Newark Star-Ledger Mar 12, 2017

3 up, 3 down: Mets' Yoenis Cespedes stays hot while Tim Tebow does not

Yoenis Cespedes keeps hitting bombs but Tim Tebow can't get a hit. Here's a look at which Mets had a strong week and who failed to impress.
Amazin Avenue Mar 11, 2017
Mets Morning News: Zack Wheeler returns to the mound, and there’s a bizarre Tebow stalker story

Mets Morning News: Zack Wheeler returns to the mound, and there’s a bizarre Tebow stalker story

Your Saturday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Zack Wheeler made his return to the mound for the Mets, and while it wasn’t a flawless effort, it was a step in the right direction. A woman who claimed to be in a relationship with Tim Tebow managed to breach security twice at the Mets’ spring training complex in Port St. Lucie. Yoenis Cespedes is aiming to be the MVP this year. Matt Harvey is trying to get the velocity back on his fastball. Jacob deGrom will look to use his changeup more in 2017. The New York Times ran a profile on Sandy...
Newark Star-Ledger Mar 11, 2017

6 takeaways from Tim Tebow's Mets call up

Tim Tebow was the main attractive for the last few days at the New York Mets' Major League Baseball Spring Training 2017. Manager Terry Collins was quizzed on him. He played in the same outfield as Curtis Granderson and Yoenis Cespedes and he played behind Noah Syndergaard and Matt Harvey.
New York Post Mar 11, 2017
A Tim Tebow-Yoenis Cespedes warmup toss got messy

A Tim Tebow-Yoenis Cespedes warmup toss got messy

PORT ST. LUCIE — And on the second day … of spring training games for Tim Tebow, he struck out with two runners on base in the eighth inning of the Mets’ 7-6 loss to the Astros on Friday at First Data Field. Tebow went 0-for-4. After two games, he has a batting average of...
Amazin Avenue Mar 10, 2017
Yoenis Cespedes has big ambitions for 2017

Yoenis Cespedes has big ambitions for 2017

The Mets’ best hitter says he wants to force himself into the MVP conversation. Remember the two months after the 2015 trade deadline when Yoenis Cespedes set the National League ablaze with a barrage of home runs? That was fun, right? Remember he crushed his way into the MVP conversation, even though he had barely spent a month in the Senior Circuit? Of course you do, and apparently Cespedes does, too. The Mets slugger tells the New York Post that he has his eyes on the NL MVP trophy. To reach that goal, Cespedes still has some hurdles to jump, but he’s on the right track. He finished...
SportsNet New York Mar 10, 2017

Cespedes wants to win the MVP

Mets OF Yoenis Cespedes wants to win the National League's MVP award, he recently told the New York Post's Dan Martin and Joel Sherman.

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