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What Does Wilmer Flores Need To Do For More Playing Time?

Wilmer Flores is red hot. There is no denying it at this point. When he plays, he hits. Period, end of story. It is time for Terry Collins to go by his own mantra and play the man who continues to hit and sit those who have not. Flores again in Wednesday’s 6-2 loss to the Chicago Cubs provided all the Mets offense on the day with a two-run shot. He has been not only the hottest...
Via Mets Merized Online
3 days ago

What’s Wilmer Flores got to do to get some starts around here?

Despite the fact Wilmer Flores has been among the Mets’ most productive hitters over the last six weeks, a regular spot in the lineup continues to elude his grasp. On Tuesday, a day after hitting a homer against Jon Lester that accounted for the only run against the Cubs, Flores was back on the bench....
Via New York Post
4 days ago

WATCH: W.B. Mason Post Game Extra - 07/07/16-Red-hot Flores leads Mets again

Wilmer Flores continued his hot hitting with a go-ahead three-run homer to power the Mets past the Nationals, 9-7.
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: W.B. Mason Post Game Extra - 07/06/16 - deGrom and Flores lead Mets to win over Marlins

Wilmer Flores belted a pair of homers and Jacob deGrom pitched seven strong innings as the Mets defeated the Marlins, 4-2.
18 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jose Reyes gets ovation from fans in return to Mets

Jose Reyes spent the first nine seasons of his major league career with the Mets before departing as a free agent to sign with the Marlins. After subsequent stints with the Blue Jays and Rockies, Reyes has returned to New York. Last October, Reyes was arrested on domestic violence charges, which were eventually dropped. However, Major League Baseball still suspended the 33-year...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Reyes' Return To The Mets Is A Gamble

With David Wright recovering from neck surgery and unavailable to play for the foreseeable future, the New York Mets have found themselves looking for reinforcements at third base. During Wright's absence, the Mets have turned mostly to utility infielder Wilmer Flores to step into the third baseman's cleats. Flores has been adequate but not impressive, posting a slash of .240...
Via The Sports Quotient
26 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Wilmer Flores makes great catch falling into tarp

It’s been 15 games since Wilmer Flores took over the starting third base duties from injured David Wright. In that span, he’s hit better than .350. But it was his glove that was the story in the early going of the Mets’ game against Atlanta on Sunday afternoon. In the top of the second, Jace Peterson lifted a high pop-up. Flores drifted over into foul territory — near the...
Via The Sports Daily
June 19, 2016  |  Discuss

David Wright reportedly discussing neck surgery with doctor

The troublesome neck issues of Mets third baseman David Wright seem to be getting progressively worse, and now he may be forced to go under the knife. Wright is discussing the possibility of neck surgery with Dr. Robert Watkins along with team doctors and will reach a final determination soon, according to a report by Anthony DiComo of on Tuesday. David Wright is discussing...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Mets minor league affiliate to give away Wilmer Flores crying bobbleheads

Remember last year’s MLB trade deadline, when Wilmer Flores took the field thinking he had been traded and then started crying at shortstop? Well, the first 2,500 fans in attendance at the Brooklyn Cyclones game July 31 won’t soon forget it. The Cyclones, a Mets Single-A affiliate, are hosting a “From Tears to Cheers” bobblehead night to celebrate this year’s trade deadline...
Via The Comeback
April 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Signed photos of Mets' Wilmer Flores crying sell out

By Darryn Albert. In a shocking and raw display of emotion that nearly made Tom Hanks keel over, Mets infielder Wilmer Flores openly wept on the field during a game last July thinking that he had been traded to the Milwaukee Brewers. Then, the proposed deal fell apart a few hours later, Flores remained a Met, clubbed an unforgettable walkoff home run against the Nationals two...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

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