Zack Wheeler hopes to follow Matt Harvey's footsteps this season with Mets
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Zack Wheeler speaks with a confidence now that you didn’t hear during his rookie season. He’s not afraid to say he intends to take a Matt Harvey-like leap in his first full season in the big leagues, and no less significant, wants everyone to know he’ll…Upvote Share Tweet
Mets Playing It Safe With Return of First Basemennytimes.com Updated 22 hours agoThe Mets’ general manager and hitting coach said they wanted to ensure Ike Davis and Lucas Duda, who were both injured soon after the start of spring training, were fully comfortable before coming back.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Updated Mar 10 (yesterday)The Braves were reminded of the importance of luck Sunday afternoon when their No. 1 guy, right-hander Kris Medlen, grabbed his right arm and walked to the dugout during the fourth inning of a start against the Mets. And on Monday, righty Brandon Beachy…Upvote Share TweetAfter a long drive went just foul, Giancarlo Stanton was determined to at least swing hard.Upvote Share Tweet
Giancarlo Stanton Crushed A Big-Ass Home Run Todaydeadspin.com Updated Mar 10 (yesterday)Your browser does not support iframes. This happened in the seventh inning of today's spring training game between the Marlins and the Mets. Can anybody mash a tater as hard as Giancarlo Stanton can? No, nobody can mash a tater as hard as Giancarlo Stan…Upvote Share Tweet
Calf strain lands Mets 1B Davis in walking bootCNNSI.com Updated Mar 10 (yesterday)PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- New York Mets first baseman Ike Davis was wearing a walking boot on his right leg Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
Spring Headlines: Mets’ Ike Davis gets booted; Felix Doubront is Boston’s No. 3 starteryahoo.com Updated Mar 10 (yesterday)Baseball's back! Check in periodically for news you can use from around spring training. IKE TAKES A HIKE WEARING BOOT: Sidelined with a calf strain that has prevented him from playing for at least a week, New York Mets slugger Ike Davis has been fitted…Upvote Share Tweet
Little Choice but to Hope Tejada Can Handle Jobnytimes.com Updated Mar 9 (yesterday)Ruben Tejada is a subject of intense focus in spring training as the Mets try to determine if he can handle the starting job at shortstop.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets should make Juan Lagares starting center fieldernydailynews.com Updated Mar 9 (yesterday)The single was hit softly and just far enough toward right- center to make it seemingly routine for Andrelton Simmons, the runner at first base, to go to third on the play. That is, if Juan Lagares weren’t the center fielder.Upvote Share Tweet
Wright expects friend B.J. Upton to bounce backMLB.com Updated Mar 9 (yesterday)Mets third baseman David Wright was somewhat conflicted as he watched B.J. Upton struggle throughout last season. Along with having compassion, Wright also had to account for the fact that his childhood friend was now playing for the division-rival Brav…Upvote Share TweetBraves pitcher Kris Medlen left in the fourth inning with a strained forearm, and the New York Mets went on to beat Atlanta 8-2 on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Smyly Pitches 3 Scoreless in Tigers' Loss to Metsnytimes.com Updated Mar 8 (3 days ago)Drew Smyly pitched three scoreless innings and struck out three in the Detroit Tigers' 3-2 loss to the New York Mets on Saturday.Upvote Share TweetOver three innings, Noah Syndergaard issued three walks, allowed two hits, and surrendered two runs.Upvote Share Tweet
Marlins opt to slate Fernandez for sim gameMLB.com Updated Mar 8 (3 days ago)The Marlins think All-Star pitcher Jose Fernandez has had enough of the Mets for now. The right-hander will throw a simulated game on Monday rather than face New York for the second time this spring.Upvote Share Tweet
On Baseball: A Body of Work R. A. Dickey Prefers as His Legacynytimes.com Updated Mar 8 (3 days ago)Dickey, entering his second season pitching for the Toronto Blue Jays, hopes to rebound from a mediocre 2013 season.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets Confront Replay System; It’s Not as Easy as It Looksnytimes.com Updated Mar 7 (4 days ago)Terry Collins did not challenge a close play in the third inning of a spring training game, bringing to light some of the vagaries in the new replay system.Upvote Share TweetDavid Wright said making his spring training debut wasn't exactly like getting back on a bike, but the New York Mets captain was happy to be back on the field.Upvote Share Tweet
Viola preaching 'change' of tune at Mets campMLB.com Updated Mar 7 (4 days ago)Twenty-seven years since his sweet music brought a World Series championship to the Twin Cities and 26 since he was a near-unanimous choice for the AL Cy Young Award, Frank Viola and his pull-the-string expertise are at Mets camp in Florida.Upvote Share Tweet
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