Tag Archive | Silver Slugger Awards

Start of a New Era for Mets and Carlos Beltran

On a beautiful Monday October morning at Citi Field the New York Mets introduced Carlos Beltran as the manager of the club replacing Mickey Callaway. Beltran will become the 10th person to play for and manage for the team. Everyone is excited to see if Beltran will be the one to help lead the club to […]

Hall of Fame catcher Gary Carter passes from brain cancer

One of the first things you noticed about Gary Carter when he played was the dirty uniform, it was always dirty. There wasn’t a game that those orange and blues weren’t packed with the stains of the game, and that is the way ‘The Kid’ played-with heart, passion and determination. “On behalf of everyone at the Mets, […]

Cano and Granderson honored with 2011 Silver Slugger Awards

Robinson Cano and Curtis Granderson were named as the recipients of the American 2011 Silver Slugger Awards at their respective positions. The duo powered the Yankees’ lineup, raking first and second respectively for the AL’s RBI title. For Cano, this is his third Silver Slugger Award. As for, his success in the hitting department started in August 2010, when hitting coach Kevin Long revamped the […]