Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
1 week ago

Cespedes (illness) is in the lineup for Monday's game against the Braves, MLB.com's Anthony DiComo reports.

EDGE Analysis

Cespedes was forced from Sunday's game after experiencing dizziness, but he will be back in his usual starting spot in left field just one day later, and will hit third against Braves starter Aaron Blair.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
1 week ago

Updating a previous report, Cespedes left Sunday's game due to nausea and dizziness, MLB.com's Anthony DiComo reports.

EDGE Analysis

Cespedes had been dealing with quadriceps soreness, leading many to speculate that his leg was the reason for Sunday's early exit. That doesn't sound like it's the case, however, as an apparent illness seems to be the culprit. Consider Cespedes day-to-day heading into Monday's series opener against the Braves.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
1 week ago

Cespedes left Sunday's game in the seventh inning with an undisclosed injury, Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal reports.

EDGE Analysis

Cespedes dealt with quadriceps discomfort earlier in the week, but the team has yet to disclose whether or not this was the reason for Sunday's early exit. The outfielder was 1-for-2 with a double before getting replaced by Brandon Nimmo.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
2 weeks ago

Cespedes went 1-for-5 with a solo homer and another run scored Saturday in a 4-3 loss to Atlanta in 10 innings.

EDGE Analysis

Cespedes is slashing .293/.362/.564 on the season with 29 homers and 73 RBIs and has been a critical part of the Mets' revived offense and wild card ambitions since returning from the disabled list in mid-August. While his 2016 numbers are a far cry from the monster season he put up last year, his production is at a level at a level where the Mets are happy they re-signed him and fantasy owners are glad they acquired him.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
3 weeks ago

Cespedes went 1-for-4 with a walk and a go-ahead, two-run homer in the Mets' 5-3 win over the Reds on Tuesday.

EDGE Analysis

The 412-foot blast to center field came in the seventh inning with the Mets trailing 3-2, and eventually proved to be the game winner. Cespedes leads the Mets in batting average (.293), home runs (28), and RBI (70), and has been even better of late, going .321/.397/.679 over his last 15 games.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
3 weeks ago

Cespedes is out of the lineup for Monday's matinee against the Reds.

EDGE Analysis

oThe Mets arrived in Cincinnati in the middle of the night following their Sunday night game against the Nationals and face the Reds at 12:30 pm local time. Manager Terry Collisn opted to rest some of his veterans - Cespedes, Curtis Granderson Asdrubal Cabrera and Jose Reyes - though each should be available to pinch-hit.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
4 weeks ago

Cespedes is in the lineup for Friday's matchup against the Nationals.

EDGE Analysis

Cespedes sat out Thursday, but is back in action Friday. He'll start in left field and hit third for New York's series opener versus Washington. Over the last seven games, Cespedes has gone 8-for-20 with two home runs and four RBI.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
4 weeks ago

Cespedes is not in the lineup Thursday against the Marlins, Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News reports.

EDGE Analysis

Cespedes has started each of the last three games, but he'll be held out for maintenance purposes Thursday. The slugger was still dealing with some minor discomfort in his quad earlier in the week, which the Mets are attempting to prevent from worsening.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
1 month ago

Cespedes went 3-for-5 with a walk-off home run in Monday's win against the Marlins.

EDGE Analysis

Since being activated from the disabled list August 19, Cespedes has five home runs and nine RBI in nine games. Cespedes now has 27 home runs and 68 RBI for the season. After a miraculous stretch run a season ago, Cespedes could be primed for a repeat performance as the Mets try to secure a Wild Card spot.

Yoenis Cespedes
LF/CF NYM
1 month ago

Cespedes (quad) is back in the lineup Monday against the Marlins, Steve Gelbs of SNY TV reports.

EDGE Analysis

Tightness in his quad kept Cespedes out of Sunday's lineup, but the issue is not considered serious, and the slugger will return to action Monday. Since returning from the DL on August 19, Cespedes is 11-for-31 (.355) at the plate with two doubles, four home runs and eight RBI.