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JOHNNY MONELL RUMORS

Getting to Know Johnny Monell

When the Mets return home to Citi Field on Friday after their worst series of the season we will see a new face behind the dish. On May 4th the Mets called up Catcher Johnny Monell from Triple A Las Vegas and he has already made his presence known as a left handed bat off the bench and we will see the first of Monell behind the plate when he pairs up with Bartolo Colon, Friday night...
Via Mets Merized Online
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets add catcher Monell, send INF Campbell to Triple-A

NEW YORK (AP) The New York Mets have promoted catcher Johnny Monell from Triple-A Las Vegas and sent infielder Eric Campbell to their top minor league team. The Mets selected Monell's contract before Tuesday night's game against Baltimore. The 29-year-old Monell was hitting .397 with four home runs and 15 RBIs in 17 games at Las Vegas. He wasn't in the starting lineup against the...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Promote Johnny Monell, Option Eric Campbell

The Mets have optioned Eric Campbell back to Triple-A Las Vegas and activated catcher Johnny Monell to their 25 man roster. Monell gives the Mets a third catcher as well as a left-handed bat off the bench. Campbell, 28, batted .200/.320/.323 in 50 at-bats with the Mets. May 4 Triple-A catcher Johnny Monell is on his way to New York and is expected to be activated in time for Tuesday’s...
Via Mets Merized Online
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets say they are bringing up catcher Johnny Monell

NEW YORK (AP) The Mets say they plan to put catcher Johnny Monell on the major league roster before Tuesday night's game against Baltimore. Monell is not on the 40-man roster, so the Mets will have to open a spot on it when they select his contract from Triple-A Las Vegas. Unless there is a move, he would become the third catcher along with Anthony Recker and Kevin Plawecki while...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets to Promote Johnny Monell and Carry Three Catchers

Triple-A catcher Johnny Monell is on his way to New York and is expected to be activated in time for Tuesday’s game against the Baltimore Orioles. No corresponding move has been announced. After a strong showing this spring, Monell has made a case for himself to be the Mets backup catcher, especially with Anthony Recker continuing to struggle at the plate. However, a report from...
Via Mets Merized Online
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets to Promote Catcher Johnny Monell From Triple-A

Triple-A catcher Johnny Monell is on his way to New York and is expected to be activated in time for Tuesday’s game against the Baltimore Orioles. After a strong showing this spring, Monell has made a case for himself to be the Mets backup catcher, especially with Anthony Recker continuing to struggle at the plate. Monell, 29, has hit in 8 of his last 9 games during which he’s...
Via Mets Merized Online
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Nieuwenhuis, Monell fuel Mets in win over Braves

In the battle for the New York Mets’ vacant fifth outfield spot, Kirk Nieuwenhuis made an immediate impression Wednesday during the team’s first Grapefruit League game against the Atlanta Braves. Nieuwenhuis, who is competing with Matt den Dekker for the spot, notched four hits and scored a run. Den Dekker also played, recording one hit in three at-bats. Nieuwenhuis is considered...
Via Around Citi
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Dodgers Call Up Jamie Romak, Trade For Johnny Monell

The Dodgers made two moves today, and neither one involves Matt Kemp. Yet. (I’m kidding, but if he’s sitting behind Scott Van Slyke against righty Homer Bailey tonight…) First things first, the more expected move: Carl Crawford has been placed on the 15-day disabled list after last night’s gruesome-looking ankle injury, and four-corners guy Jamie Romak has been called to...
Via Dodgers Digest
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Monell hits 3-run homer to lead Orioles over Twins

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Johnny Monell hit a three-run homer to key a five-run third inning, leading the Baltimore Orioles to an 11-5 win over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night. Monell, a 27-year-old journeyman catcher purchased from the San Francisco Giants this offseason, connected on a fastball from Twins setup man Jared Burton. The Orioles also stole third base twice in the same...
Via Fox Sports North
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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