Jordany Valdespin

Jordany Valdespin

Coutinho: It’s Time To Play Jordany Valdespin Every Day

A power surge is staring the Mets right in the face. They’d be foolish not to take advantage of the free-swinging Valdespin, and they must do it NOW.


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B&C Morning Show: The Mets Are Deflated, Lin Is A Goner & The Yanks Keep Humming Along

Despite their best efforts, the Mets were dealt a deflating loss last night in Washington, falling to the Nationals 5-4 in 10 innings.


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B&C Morning Show: Mets’ Pitcher/Poet Miguel Batista Joins The Fun

Boomer and Craig were pleasantly surprised when Miguel Batista called in on the hotline.


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Jason Bay Still Struggling, Can’t Find Stroke For Hit-Happy Mets

Bay has now gone 0 for 16 in four games since coming off the disabled list, and has seen his average drop to .182.


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Young Comes Full Circle, Earns 1st Win Since April Of 2011 As Mets Blast Rays

Chris Young allowed nine hits over 5 2-3 innings, walked two and struck out four in his second major league outing since returning from shoulder surgery that sidelined him most of last season.


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‘Just One Of Those Nights’ For Mets; Rauch Out With Elbow Debris

Terry Collins knew he was taking a risk. With Chris Young starting his first major league game in more than a year, and a short bullpen, the Mets manager had few options.


Scott Hairston of the New York Mets celebrates his sixth inning home run against the Philadelphia Phillies with teammates Omar Quintanilla and Mike Baxter at Citi Field. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Unexpected Mets Heroes Are Pleasant Surprises

Plenty of no-name Mets are contributing to the Amazins’ unexpected rise toward becoming NL East contenders.


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Schwei: ‘Walk-Off’ Slams Mets For 10th Time

Sunday’s walk-off grand slam stung and stunned New York. But it wasn’t the first time. Or even the ninth.


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Coutinho: Mets Make Big Statement With Philly Sweep

The Mets, who everyone left for dead this offseason, are alive and well in the tough NL East.


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Coutinho: On A Great Night For Mets, Valdespin Flexes His Muscles

The critics might want to reconsider their position. Quite frankly, this Mets team has the heart of a lion — and showed it again last night in Philly.


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B&C Morning Show: Jordany Valdespin Is ‘The Man’ — Enough Said

No, you the man! Boomer & Craig loved the 24-year-old’s confidence and had some fun with his brashness.


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Mets Stun Papelbon, Phillies In The 9th

Jordany Valdespin had a pinch-hit three-run homer off Jonathan Papelbon in the ninth inning for his first major league hit, leading the New York Mets to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday night.


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Coleman: Mets Make Moves And A ‘Young’ Pitcher Makes His Comeback

The Mets trimmed their roster down to 32 on Thursday by making six cuts, none of them surprising.


Mike Pelfrey of the New York Mets throws during Spring Training.  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Coleman: Progress For Mets Mike Pelfrey

Mike Pelfrey was a much different pitcher on Saturday, and that was a relief both to him and the Mets.


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Mets Impress Collins In 10-Inning Tie With Braves

New York Mets manager Terry Collins saw a lot of things he liked in Saturday’s 10-inning 5-5 tie with against the Atlanta Braves.