Mets Fire Longtime Pitching Coach, Head TrainerFollowing a painful season, the injury-riddled New York Mets are making changes to their coaching staff and medical department.
Ouch! Trainer Ramirez, Mayor De Blasio, Tejada Loudly Booed At Mets' Home OpenerMets fans don't forget. You saw that firsthand on Monday afternoon. During introductions on opening day at Citi Field, head trainer Ray Ramirez was loudly booed.
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.
Coleman: Sandy Alderson Breaks Down Plan For David Wright Moving ForwardInstead of traveling to Port St. Lucie to be examined, Mets third baseman David Wright boarded a plane in Miami and flew to New York to be examined by team doctors. General manager Sandy Alderson made the announcement on Friday morning.