Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:59:37 -0700
The New York Mets are not inclined as much as before to add a shortstop in the offseason, given the strong play as of late of SS Wilmer Flores.
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:10:12 -0700
New York Mets 2B Wilmer Flores went 3-for-4 with two home runs, three runs scored and six RBIs Tuesday, Sept. 16.
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 03:02:20 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy will likely be shopped in the offseason. The team has 2B Wilmer Flores waiting in the wings and 2B Dilson Herrera could also take over at some point.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:27:28 -0700
New York Mets SS Ruben Tejada, who has had only two at-bats in the last nine games, is set to start a game during the weekend, according to manager Terry Collins. SS Wilmer Flores is making his ninth straight start at shortstop Friday, Aug. 15. Flores is batting .250 (8-for-32) with no extra-base hits, two RBIs and no walks since his audition at shortstop started.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:39:04 -0700
The New York Mets recalled SS Wilmer Flores from Triple-A Las Vegas and optioned OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis in his place.
Fantasy Tip: Flores and his power could see deep-mixed value with regular playing time, but the flaws in his plate discipline will suppress his upside.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:17:44 -0700
New York Mets SS Wilmer Flores will join the club in Milwaukee Thursday, July 24. A corresponding roster move will be announced at a later time.
Fantasy Tip: This probably has to do with Ruben Tejada's head injury from Wednesday. Flores is an NL-only add and someone worth a last-ditch roster spot in deep mixed games.
Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:09:22 -0700
The New York Mets plan to activate OF Juan Lagares (intercostal) from the 15-day disabled list Thursday, June 25. The team has optioned SS Wilmer Flores to Triple-A Las Vegas to open up a roster spot.
Tue, 03 Jun 2014 14:18:56 -0700
New York Mets manager Terry Collins said he'll likely rest 2B Daniel Murphy Thursday, June 5, with 2B Wilmer Flores at second base.
Mon, 02 Jun 2014 20:56:27 -0700
New York Mets 2B Wilmer Flores swatted a grand slam Monday, June 2, against the Philadelphia Phillies, and he finished with a career-high six RBI. His previous RBI best in a single game was three.
Wed, 21 May 2014 10:06:25 -0700
The New York Mets are focused on an in-season trade to acquire a shortstop that the team can control for many seasons, but "there has been nothing lately" between them and the Seattle Mariners, with a focus on SSs Brad Miller or Nick Franklin, according to one source. The Mets are also monitoring Arizona Diamondbacks SS Didi Gregorius. New York, in the meantime, will see if 2B Wilmer Flores can handle the position.