Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:28:00 -0700
New York Mets OF Bobby Abreu will start in left field against the San Diego Padres Sunday, July 20. He is also expected to serve as the designated hitter in several games of the upcoming Seattle Mariners series.
Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:15:34 -0700
New York Mets manager Terry Collins said OF Bobby Abreu, who has a team-high .397 on-base percentage, is not a candidate to be the club's interim leadoff man. OF Matt den Dekker is in the leadoff spot again Tuesday, June 3, and Collins said he's taking the leadoff spot day-by-day.
Sat, 31 May 2014 20:41:13 -0700
New York Mets OF Bobby Abreu started for a second straight day Saturday, May 31, against the Philadelphia Phillies, going 2-for-4 with a double and RBI. Abreu is 10-for-21 with five walks over his past six starts.
Thu, 29 May 2014 18:43:12 -0700
New York Mets OF Bobby Abreu will be in the starting lineup Friday, May 30.
Mon, 05 May 2014 14:05:20 -0700
New York Mets SS Omar Quintanilla, OF Bobby Abreu and OF Eric Young Jr. are in the starting lineup Monday, May 5, because manager Terry Collins wanted more left-handed hitters in the lineup against Miami Marlins SP Nathan Eovaldi. Left-handed hitters are hitting .325 against Eovaldi this season.
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:11:00 -0700
New York Mets manager Terry Collins plans to give OF Bobby Abreu around one outfield start per week to keep his bat fresh. Abreu started in the outfield for the first time in two years Thursday, April 24, to give OF Curtis Granderson a rest. Abreu hit .395 with a 1.086 OPS in 15 games with Triple-A Las Vegas.
Fantasy Tip: Abreu is strictly an NL-only commodity because his playing time will be sparse.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:41:19 -0700
The New York Mets recalled OF Bobby Abreu from Triple-A Las Vegas Monday, April 21, and optioned OF Andrew Brown in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Abreu gives the Mets a left-handed stick off the bench and in pinch-hit situations. He's not worth pursuing.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:40:22 -0700
The New York Mets are expected to recall OF Bobby Abreu from Triple-A Las Vegas before their game Monday, April 21.
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:06:38 -0700
New York Mets OF Bobby Abreu is hitting .500 at Triple-A and may be a candidate to help the team quickly now that his April 30 opt-out deadline is approaching. If Abreu is called up, speculation is either 1B Ike Davis or OF Lucas Duda could be moved.
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:38:19 -0700
The New York Mets signed free-agent OF Bobby Abreu (Phillies) to a minor league deal Monday, March 31. He will report to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Fantasy Tip: Abreu represents outfield depth for the organization. Don't expect him to make much of an impact at the major league level for an extended period of time.