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“Insane That It’s Even a Discussion” – Fans Scream in Tandem With New York Mets Pitching Staff Amidst Outlandish Claims Against Rookie Catcher

Published 05/24/2023, 1:00 PM EDT

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The New York Mets have done well, with five wins in their last six games. It has come after they lost crucial players because of injuries, especially catcher Omar Narvaez early in the season. The effort from young Francisco Alvarez had been notable in the team’s success. He has fitted in the shoes of Narvaez and has fulfilled his catching duties well.

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The entire squad, including players, coaches, and backroom staff, has appreciated his contribution to the team. Amidst the reports of Alvarez’s move to the minor league, the fans, in tandem with the backroom staff, have registered their vehement rejection. Why the Mets are looking for options? Let’s understand the complete case!

The New York Mets’ pitching staff wants Francisco Alvarez to stay!


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The New York Mets have problems to solve. The team’s injury list is likely to get reduced. With the players back to fitness, they want them to be in the squad. It has put them in a dilemma of keeping Francisco Alvarez in the squad. According to SNY Mets, players have confirmed the pitching staff’s unhappiness with this move. They shared, ” One Mets pitcher suggested that if the team options Francisco Álvarez, the pitching staff ‘will be angry.'” 

It has come after the reports of the recovery of Omar Narvaez and Tomas Nido. Both the players were part of the original squad but have missed games because of injuries. Now the management wants to have them back on the roster with Alvarez moving out.


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Meanwhile, Alvarez has done well with the bat too. In 28 appearances, he has 20 runs to his name at an average of 0.238. He has been involved in 11 RBIs and has hit five runs with an OPS of 0.769. His record off and on the plate has been impactful. That’s why most fans have raised objections to the idea of his move.

Fans find the management plans absurd!

The Mets fans have not liked the idea of moving Alvarez. They want team management to think again before making the move. Here are a few of the reactions!


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Most of the voices go against the idea. It would be interesting how the Mets handle this issue, which has become complicated with the signing of Gary Sanchez. Will any other player make way for the returnees? Only time will tell.


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What do you make of this story? Do you think the Mets will trade him? Let us know in the comments below!

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Written by:

Saurabh Saini


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Even after having an engineering background, nothing stopped Saurabh Saini from following his passion and writing about sports. With a sound knowledge of American sports, Saurabh specializes in baseball. Before joining EssentiallySports, Saurabh has written around 800 articles spanning MLB, NFL, and NHL.
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Sherjeel Malik