Post Tagged with: "New York Mets"

Coppola: Will 60 -Game Season Give Us The Next DH Star?

Coppola: Will 60 -Game Season Give Us The Next DH Star?

By William Coppola: Bronx Chronicle Sports Now that we will finally see some kind of baseball this year, will we see anything different? Obviously the answer is, Yes. There will only be 60 games. We will see a runner at second […]

by · June 24, 2020 · Sports
He Is “Mr. Met”

He Is “Mr. Met”

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor “One thing I noticed early on was that any time a great Mets player from recent years showed up, he would see Jay and break into a smile, and they’d immediately start talking like old […]

by · May 28, 2020 · Sports
Realistic Is MLB Plan To Resume Won’t Work

Realistic Is MLB Plan To Resume Won’t Work

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Logistics say that Major League Baseball games being played in Arizona  will be difficult to save the 2020 season. In other words this is complicated towards gearing for a June 1 start. Lets be realistic […]

by · April 7, 2020 · Sports
Yoenis Cespedes Can’t Remain Silent And Fans Deserve Better

Yoenis Cespedes Can’t Remain Silent And Fans Deserve Better

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor “Not today, not tomorrow, not at all this year.”  Welcome to the 2020 baseball season of Yoenis Cespedes. Yes, those were his comments, Monday, when he emerged on the field down in Port St. Lucie. […]

by · February 17, 2020 · Sports
JON MATLACK, RON DARLING AND EDGARDO ALFONZO TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE METS HALL OF FAME

JON MATLACK, RON DARLING AND EDGARDO ALFONZO TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE METS HALL OF FAME

AL JACKSON TO RECEIVE THE METS HOF ACHEVEMENT AWARD The New York Mets today announced that LHP Jon Matlack, RHP Ron Darling and infielder Edgardo Alfonzo will be inducted into the Mets Hall of Fame on Sunday, May 17 prior […]

by · January 28, 2020 · Sports
What If? Fallout of Latest MLB Scandal and Mets’ dismissing Carlos Beltran

What If? Fallout of Latest MLB Scandal and Mets’ dismissing Carlos Beltran

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports editor and contributing writer William Coppola “He said I/m beginning to think that baseball is fake and there is no honesty among baseball players.” A comment above from an 11-year old Little League ballplayer as relayed […]

by · January 16, 2020 · Sports
What Can Mets Expect From Cespedes?

What Can Mets Expect From Cespedes?

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor What can the Mets expect from Yoenis Cespedes and does the often injured and controversial outfielder fit in the plan? We have come to know there is never a dull moment.   And GM Brodie Van […]

by · January 6, 2020 · Sports
Betances Remains Home; Is Mets Bullpen Now The Best?

Betances Remains Home; Is Mets Bullpen Now The Best?

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Dellin Betances said Thursday at Citi Field about the Mets, “I’ve heard a lot of good things about the organization. I’m excited. I’m already at home.” And it did not take long for Betances, now […]

by · January 2, 2020 · Sports
Mets Complete Coaching Staff And Add Bronx Native

Mets Complete Coaching Staff And Add Bronx Native

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The New York Mets announced today their full coaching staff for the 2020 season. Returning to serve under Carlos Beltrán’s staff in their previous capacity will be hitting coach Chili Davis, assistant hitting coach Tom […]

by · December 8, 2019 · Sports
09/13/19 Miami Marlins vs New York Mets  at  citifield   queens  ny  photos  by   neil miller  /sportsdaywire  New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier #21  hits  a  walk  off  homer   to   win the   1st  game   of  a  doubleheader  today

Tic Tic Toc The Mets Are On The Clock

By Williams Coppola: Contributing Writer Bronx Chronicle Sports Only 68 days until pitchers and catchers report to their spring training complexes in 2020. It’s nice to watch that count down every winter. Thank goodness my granddaughter is still playing travel ball in California. […]

by · December 5, 2019 · Sports
Cy Young And A Teammate Is Jacob deGrom

Cy Young And A Teammate Is Jacob deGrom

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Now you can place Jacob deGrom in that category of dominance. There won’t be a debate about the two-time NL Cy Young Award winner in that category of being a top pitcher in the game […]

by · November 14, 2019 · Sports
Mets Welcome Carlos Beltran As The New Manager

Mets Welcome Carlos Beltran As The New Manager

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Carlos Beltran is home. New York City has always been since his playing days for six-and-a-hald years as a New York Met. Now he is the 22nd manager in team history and the first Latino […]

by · November 5, 2019 · Sports
22 September 2007: New York Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran (15) at bat in the first inning against the Florida Marlins in the Mets' 7-2 victory at Dolphin Stadium, Miami, Florida.

Beltran Is New Mets Manager And Was Endorsed

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The New York Mets have agreed to terms with Carlos Beltran to be their next manager. Beltran, a nine-time All-Star and World Series champion with the Houston Astros in 2017. The three-time Gold Glove winner, […]

by · November 1, 2019 · Sports
03/29/18 St. Louis Cardinals  vs  New York Mets opening day  at  citifield  queens  ny   photos  by  sportsdaywire  New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway #36    in the  dugout  before the  game

Just Ask J.D. about His Former Mets Manager Who Was Let Go

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor This observer will be the first to admit that Mickey Callaway was not the proper choice to assume managerial responsibilities of the Mets two years ago. Sandy Alderson and the Wilpon ownership bypassed better candidates […]

by · October 3, 2019 · Sports
Mets Gave Fans Something To Remember

Mets Gave Fans Something To Remember

By Williams Coppola/ Contributor Bronx Chronicle Sports With Jacob deGrom on the hill Wednesday night at Citi Field and no room for error the Mets needed their ace to do what he has done all year for them and pitch […]

by · September 25, 2019 · Sports