Murphy bats, Campbell catches in minor league game
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Second baseman Daniel Murphy took five at-bats and utilityman Eric Campbell made his debut as a catcher in a Mets' minor-league intrasquad game Saturday in Port St. Lucie . Murphy, recovering from a strained right hamstring, had two opposite-field hits.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:05:42 GMT

Mets working on long-term contract extension with Lucas Duda
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - The Mets are working on a long-term contract extension with first baseman Lucas Duda, a person with knowledge of the discussions confirmed.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 21:59:00 GMT

Mets hit 4 home runs in rout of Nationals
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Curtis Granderson and David Wright hit consecutive home runs off Stephen Strasburg in the bottom of the third inning, leading the Mets to a 10-2 win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 21:04:35 GMT

Mets lefty reliever competition update: Scott Rice re-assigned
Provided by: The Newark Star-Ledger
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - The competition for the lefty reliever spot in the Mets bullpen was slimmed down Saturday when the Mets re-assigned Scott Rice to the minors.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 21:02:01 GMT

Atlanta Braves Make Three Great Plays On Saturday
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Mar 13, 2015; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; Atlanta Braves left fielder Eric Young Jr. on deck during the game against the New York Mets at Tradition Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Braves took on the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday afternoon in Dunedin, Florida and won 5-3.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 20:22:34 GMT

Nats give Mets good look at lefty reliever
Provided by: New York Post
... on a three-run home run in the third inning of an exhibition spring training game against the Nationals. PORT ST. LUCIE - In what either was a showcase - or one heck of a coincidence - the Nationals had their very available southpaw reliever, Jerry ...
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:39:30 GMT

Nationals unveil order of starting rotation to begin 2015 season
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - In the visiting manager's office at Tradition Field, Matt Williams was asked if the Nationals have set their starting rotation for this season.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:59:28 GMT

Nationals' Ryan Zimmerman not concerned by soreness on left side
Provided by: Washington Times
PORT ST. LUCIE , Fla. - After leaving Friday's game in the third inning with soreness on his left side, Ryan Zimmerman said he felt better Saturday and does not expect to miss more than a couple of days.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:58:03 GMT

When the Mets expect reliever Bobby Parnell to return
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Bobby Parnell threw a bullpen session Saturday morning, ever closer to a return to a major league mound and just his second appearance since the beginning of Aug., 2013.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:12:10 GMT

Matt Williams makes official the Nationalsa season-opening rotation
Provided by: The Washington Post
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Nationals Manager Matt Williams officially announced the rest of the Nationals' season-opening rotation.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:01:27 GMT

Bobby Parnell could rejoin bullpen by mid-April
Provided by: Rising Apple
Feb 23, 2015; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets relief pitcher Bobby Parnell takes a throw at first base during spring training at Tradition Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, while the Mets have set May 1 as a loose target date for Bobby Parnell to make his regular season return, Parnell is on track to return by the middle of April.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:46:07 GMT

Nationals' Strasburg to start vs Mets' Harvey on April 9
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Stephen Strasburg will start for the Washington Nationals in the third game of the season on April 9 in a likely showdown with New York Mets ace Matt Harvey.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:45:00 GMT

Nationals-Mets lineups and discussion thread
Provided by: The Washington Post
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - After banging his left shoulder/upper back onto the ground on a diving play on Friday, Ryan Zimmermann will receive treatment and rest for the next few days.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:16:00 GMT

Vic Black threw a bullpen session on Saturday
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Feb 23, 2015; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets relief pitcher Vic Black throws to first during spring training at Tradition Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports Vic Black , who has been out since having a precautionary MRI on his shoulder on March 13, threw a bullpen session on Saturday in Port St. Lucie.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:01:35 GMT

New York Mets Concerned Daniel Murphy Won't Be Ready for Opening Day
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... Terry Collins is concerned that Murphy won't be ready to go on Opening Day. Hearing this news coming from Port St. Lucie is a bit of a surprise, especially given a report from ESPN New York 's Adam Rubin that indicated Murphy ran the bases yesterday ...
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:28:17 GMT

Mets cut 2 players: Where does roster stand now?
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - The Mets made two more cuts to their roster of players in the major league camp, sending Alex Castellanos and Chasen Bradford to the minor league side.
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:13:36 GMT

Column: Bill enjoying being himself while Hillary eats chocolate
Provided by: The Daily Courier
... Obama flew to South Florida for a golfing weekend where he will stay at the Florida National Golf Glub in Port St. Lucie. His security detail is fluid. There are a hundred golf courses in the area and President Obama never knows which one he's going ...
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:00:00 GMT

Mets Q&A with Travis d'Arnaud: On his influences in baseball,...
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... prior to the game this spring against the Atlanta Braves at Tradition Field. (Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports) PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Travis d'Arnaud is among the young building blocks for the Mets . At 26, he enters his third major league season. His ...
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:08:02 GMT