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Yoenis Cespedes Disappears Before Game Then Ends Season With Mets
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Mets teammates don't fault Yoenis Cespedes for opting out because of COVID-19 concernsPete Alonso and Brandon Nimmo have no issues with Cespedes leaving without contacting the team.Â
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Mets unable to contact Yoenis Cespedes after ballpark no-show; team doesn't believe his safety is at riskThe Mets are playing in Atlanta on Sunday, but do not know where Cespedes is
Mets unable to contact Yoenis Cespedes after slugger doesn't report to ballpark Sunday, Brodie Van Wagenen saysA Mets source later said an hour later that the team has "no reason to believe Yoenis' safety is at risk" at this time.
Yoenis Cespedes Is Missing From the Mets, the Team SaysThe team said Cespedes failed to show up to the ballpark in Atlanta, where the team was playing the Braves.
Mets' slugger Yoenis Cespedes a no-show for game SundayNew York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes did not report to the ballpark in time for Sunday's game at Atlanta. "Our attempts to contact him have been unsuccessful," Mets general manager Brodie Van..
Mets say they can't reach Cespedes in AtlantaThe Mets have not been able to contact Yoenis Cespedes, who did not report to Truist Park for Sunday's game against the Braves, according to general manager Brodie Van Wagenen.
Yoenis Cespedes not at ballpark at Mets play BravesYoenis Cespedes did not show up to the ballpark for Sunday's game. Team officials say they haven't received "any explanation for his absence."
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Yoenis Cespedes, Rick Porcello and more to watch for when Mets face Yankees in home-and-home exhibition seriesThe No. 1 player to watch will be Yoenis Cespedes, who figures to play both games, one in leftfield and one as DH.
Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes vows to be ready on Opening DayThe presumptive DH also said he'll be ready to contribute as part of the outfield rotation.
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Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes says he'll be ready for Opening Day after missing 2019 seasonCespedes missed the entire 2019 season, but expects to be available when the Mets play their first game on July 24
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Yoenis Cespedes practices at first base, but Mets manager Luis Rojas says not to read anything into thatThe Mets have flirted with the idea of Cespedes playing first in the past, but right now they have Pete Alonso and plenty of depth at the position.
Luis Rojas says Yoenis Cespedes has been sprinting, but wouldn't say what's next for sluggerÂ in Mets workoutsThere is less optimism about Jed Lowrie, who has been dealing with a leg injury since at least February, 2019.
YoenisÂ Cespedes as DH would be a 'luxury,' says Mets manager Luis RojasMets manager believes they have several options to fill the new DH slot in their lineup.
Brodie Van Wagenen 'optimistic' Yoenis Cespedes will be ready for Opening DayThe GM also said that Jed Lowrie remains in the large brace that he wore on his left leg during spring training and that Michael Conforto is fully recovered from his strained oblique.
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Figuring out service time in truncated MLB season will be difficultAnd if season eventually begins, incentives, such as those in Yoenis Cespedes' contract, will be another issue.
Yoenis Cespedes progressing, couldÂ playÂ sooner than later for MetsHe is running at full speed to first base and there is a good chance that his bat could be a presence in the lineup, though it might not be for Opening Day.
Mets' Seth Lugo says he 'felt good' after live BP sessionMets slugger Yoenis CespedesÂ hits two homers off him, but the reliever is pleased with work as he recovers from broken pinky toe.
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New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes' ankle injury result of boar encounter, report saysNew York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has not played since halfway through 2018. The answer as to why became a little clearer this week.
FracturedÂ ankleÂ suffered byÂ Yoenis Cespedes last year was result of encounter with wild boar, report saysThe boar reportedly was removed from a trap on Cespedes' property in Port St. Lucie, Florida, and eitherÂ charged at or startled the Mets slugger, causing him to step in a hole.