With Reyes and the Rockies in town this week, it’s a reminder that the speedster will always be a Met, regardless of what his uniform says.
They were born about six months apart, signed by the same team, and seemed ordained to become New York immortals.
After all that speculation the past couple of years, the Rockies finally traded Troy Tulowitzki. And no, he’s not going to the Mets.
After Monday night’s blockbuster, WFAN and CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman tweeted that Reyes could be a “candidate to be flipped” with the July 31 trading deadline quickly approaching.
Jose Reyes atoned for a pair of misplays by hitting a leadoff double in the ninth inning and scoring when Yankees third baseman Yangervis Solarte threw away a bunt, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays over New York 7-6 Tuesday night.
“We went out into the field and we’re like, ‘1-0 on Tanaka, here we go,'” Jose Reyes said. “But then he just shut us down.”
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Looking at the current market and the cost it takes to acquire available shortstops via free agency or trade — it may have been best for Sandy Alderson and the Mets to retain Reyes.
He’s cocky. He’s arrogant. He’s extremely unlikable. And he doesn’t play the great game of baseball the right way, the way it’s supposed to be played. Who am I talking about? You know who. I’m talking about Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig.
Flores is the third player in Mets history to collect nine or more RBIs in his first six games with the club.
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Wright isn’t just “Captain America” or Mr. Met or the fourth captain in franchise history. He has a chance to go down as the greatest player in franchise history.
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