Jordany Valdespin (Photo by Steve Mitchell/Getty Images)

Mets Outfielder Jordany Valdespin Suspended 50 Games By MLB

Mets outfielder Jordany Valdespin has been suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball for his ties to the Biogenesis of America clinic. Valdespin will accept the 50-game ban without an appeal.


Ike Davis (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), Ruben Tejada (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) and Jordany Valdespin (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Have Discussed Demoting Ike Davis, Ruben Tejada, Jordany Valdespin

Ike Davis might not be the only Met in danger of being demoted. According to a report, shortstop Ruben Tejada and outfielder Jordany Valdespin aren’t exactly on safe ground.


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Report: Jordany Valdespin Tried To Avoid At-Bat So He Wouldn’t Get Plunked

Valdespin knew that there was a very good chance that he would get hit. And in an effort to avoid getting plunked, the 25-year-old told manager Terry Collins — through trainer Ray Ramirez — that he was unavailable to hit, a source told the New York Daily News.