Travis d’Arnaud

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Certain Positions In Fantasy Baseball Require Quality Backups On Your Bench

What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.

06/29/2015

A.J. Pierzynski, Travis d'Arnaud

Terry Collins On Mets’ Injuries: ‘We’re Numb To The Whole Situation’

Manager Terry Collins is hopeful d’Arnaud will miss just the minimum 15 days. A mainstay in the middle of the Mets’ lineup when healthy, d’Arnaud is batting .296 with four homers and 17 RBIs

06/24/2015

Curtis Granderson

What A Collapse: Mets Fall To .500 For First Time Since April 12

New York lost its sixth straight, falling to .500 (36-36) for the first time since it was 3-3 on April 12.

06/24/2015

Travis d'Arnaud

Mets Catcher Travis D’Arnaud Back On DL With Left Elbow Injury

The New York Mets have placed Travis d’Arnaud on the 15-day disabled list, the latest setback in an injury-plagued season for the catcher.

06/23/2015

Travis d'Arnaud

Parnell, Herrera, D’Arnaud Expected To Return To Mets This Week

Relief pitcher Bobby Parnell, second baseman Dilson Herrera and — most importantly — catcher Travis d’Arnaud are expected to return to the Mets this week.

06/08/2015

Travis d'Arnaud

Report: Mets’ Travis D’Arnaud Could Return This Weekend

Prior to getting injured, d’Arnaud was off to a red-hot start. In 11 games he hit .317 with two home runs and 10 RBIs.

05/19/2015

Kevin Plawecki of the U.S. Team during the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game at Target Field on July 13, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

NL Scout Says Plawecki ‘Could Be Even Better Than D’Arnaud’

Plawecki, 24, has never appeared in a major league game. But he’ll start when New York opens up a three-game series against the Braves at Citi Field on Tuesday night.

04/21/2015

Travis d'Arnaud bats against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets’ D’Arnaud Out More Than 3 Weeks, Blevins More Than 6 Weeks

The team said Monday that d’Arnaud will be in a splint for three weeks after his right hand was broken when he was hit by a pitch a day earlier.

04/20/2015

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets is met by manager Terry Collins after scoring in the fourth inning against the Miami Marlins during their game at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New York Mets will continue their best-ever first homestand this week after beginning their home schedule with seven straight wins for the first time in club history.

04/20/2015

Curtis Granderson #3 and Jeurys Familia #27 of the New York Mets celebrate a 7-6 win against the Miami Marlins during their game at Citi Field on April 19, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets’ Fast Start Has Citi Field Rocking Like Never Before

With higher expectations for 2015, three of the first seven home crowds exceeded 41,000 and two others were around 39,000.

04/20/2015

Travis d'Arnaud bats against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on April 19, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Kallet: Scorching Mets Have Overcome Adversity, But More Is On The Way

Can they continue to weather the storm? It won’t be easy, and the challenge just got more daunting. But maybe there’s something special about this team. It certainly feels that way early on.

04/20/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 15: Eric Cambell #29 of the New York Mets scores a run in the second inning against Cameron Rupp #29 of the Philadelphia Phillies during their game at Citi Field on April 15, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

D’Arnaud, Duda Go Yard As Mets Finish Sweep Of Phillies

Travis d’Arnaud homered after assuming David Wright’s spot in the lineup, Lucas Duda also went deep and the New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies 6-1 Wednesday night for a three-game sweep.

04/16/2015

Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies during Opening Day on April 13, 2015 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

DeGrom Dazzles As Mets Edge Phillies In Home Opener At Citi Field

Jacob deGrom pitched into the seventh inning, Juan Lagares drove in a run with an infield single and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Monday to win their home opener.

04/14/2015

Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets pitches in the third inning during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on April 9, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Harvey Brilliant In Return; Mets Make Statement With Series Win Over Nationals

Matt Harvey was dynamic in his return from Tommy John surgery, outpitching Stephen Strasburg with six scoreless innings, regularly reaching 97 mph and striking out nine.

04/09/2015

Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon pitches against the  Washington Nationals during the first inning on Opening Day at Nationals Park on April 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Colon, Duda Deliver Big In Mets’ Season-Opening Win Over Nationals

Max Scherzer took a no-hitter into the sixth inning of his Washington debut but was unable to overcome two costly errors by shortstop Ian Desmond, and the New York Mets beat the Nationals 3-1 on Monday.

04/07/2015

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