Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:56:09 -0800
Free-agent OF Eric Young Jr. (Mets) is attracting interest from the Texas Rangers, according to two major league sources. However, the Rangers may have already been outbid for his services. The Rangers are looking to acquire another center fielder behind OF Leonys Martin.
Tue, 02 Dec 2014 16:02:45 -0800
New York Mets OF Eric Young Jr. was not tendered a contract Tuesday, Dec. 2, making him a free agent.
Tue, 02 Dec 2014 04:29:21 -0800
New York Mets SS Ruben Tejada will likely be tendered a contract for 2015 by the team, according to sources. Insiders on the team also believe OF Eric Young Jr. may be cut loose.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:55:25 -0700
New York Mets OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis has been scratched from the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 26. OF Eric Young Jr. is starting in his place. Young Jr. is batting leadoff and playing left field.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:19:15 -0700
The New York Mets activated OF Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) from the disabled list Monday, June 16, and optioned OF Andrew Brown to Triple-A Las Vegas in a corresponding move.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:53:08 -0700
The New York Mets are expected to activate OF Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) from the disabled list Monday, June 16. OF Andrew Brown is likely to be sent to the minors to make room for Young on the roster. Young went 0-for-9 with two walks and a stolen base in three rehab games with Double-A Binghamton.
Fantasy Tip: Young should immediately return to the starting lineup with Juan Lagares (intercostal) still on the DL. Look to acquire Young off the waiver wire in deeper mixed leagues if you're in need of more speed.
Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:03:44 -0700
New York Mets OF Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) is expected to return from the disabled list Monday, June 16, according to manager Terry Collins. Young has been on the DL since May 25 with a right hamstring strain. Young is being moved to Double-A Binghamton for rehab games this weekend.
Fantasy Tip: Young should return to starting center field duties next week with Juan Lagares (intercostal) still out. If you're in need of speed in deeper leagues and Young is out there on the waiver wire, pounce now.
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:16:37 -0700
New York Mets OF Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) went 1-for-4 with a walk in his first rehab game with Single-A St. Lucie Thursday, June 12. He played the entire seven-inning game (first game of a doubleheader) in left field.
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:25:35 -0700
New York Mets OF Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) started his rehab assignment with Single-A St. Lucie Thursday, June 12.
Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:24:22 -0700
New York Mets OF Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) felt tightness in his injured hamstring while running and will be backed off in his rehab. He will not return soon.