Jordany Valdespin RUMORS & NEWS

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    JJ Cooper @jjcoop36

    Expect to see Jordany Valdespin sign a minor league deal with the Marlins today.

  • Source: Jordany Valdespin non-tendered

    ESPN New York "Jordany Valdespin's troubled tenure with the Mets has ended. Valdespin has been non-tendered by the Mets, a source told Scott Atchison and Omar Quintanilla were cut loose earlier in the day. Valdespin had plenty of flair, and his signature moment came with a pinch-hit homer..." December 02

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    Kristie Ackert @AckertNYDN

    Jordanny Valdespin has been reinstated on the #Mets 40-man roster assigned to Triple-A paper moves. Edgin to 60-day DL

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    Jorge Castillo @jorgeccastillo

    Collins basically said unless there’s an injury Tejada & Valdespin won’t be back until Sept. No room. Said 6-man rotation is most important

  • Collins: Valdespin ‘angry’ at demotion

    New York Post "Terry Collins said yesterday Jordany Valdespin didn’t call him a vulgar name after the Mets shipped the disgruntled utility man to Triple-A Las Vegas on Sunday. But the manager admitted Valdespin’s English isn’t perfect. “It could have been ‘cockroach,’ for all I know,” Collins..." July 16

  • Jordany Valdespin rips Collins after demotion

    New York Post "Jordany Valdespin went down fighting. According to a Mets source, the volatile utilityman, upon learning he had been demoted to Triple-A Las Vegas on Saturday, got into a confrontation with Terry Collins, during which he called the manager a “c--ksucker.” The source said Valdespin, in the..." July 15

  • Valdespin audition looking like a flop

    New York Post "After all of the talk and the tweets and the trouble, Jordany Valdespin is finally getting a chance to play. With Ike Davis demoted to the minors, Valdespin will have his shot at extended playing time, his shot to show whether he’s an everyday player or just an enigmatic prospect. So far, the..." June 15

  • Collins says Valdespin can 'rub people the wrong way,' but he's not distraction for Mets

    New York Post "Jordany Valdespin isn’t hated in the Mets clubhouse, according to manager Terry Collins. But he isn’t very good at making friends, either. “There’s guys in every clubhouse that for whatever reason rub people the wrong way,” Collins said on his weekly WFAN radio spot Wednesday afternoon. “Does..." May 18

  • Valdespin blasts grand slam in 10th inning to give Mets win over Dodgers

    New York Daily News "As the 10th inning unfolded, Matt Harvey said, he looked over to where Jordany Valdespin was sitting as the Mets kept putting runners on and Valdespin was “nice and loose, joking around, talking with the guys,” Harvey said. Why shouldn’t Valdespin be relaxed during a tense sequence? He seems to..." April 25

  • Jordany’s spot will be at the top

    New York Post "About the only certainty regarding the Mets’ leadoff spot is when Jordany Valdespin starts, he will bat first. Otherwise, manager Terry Collins is still experimenting in search of stability atop the order. Last night, Valdespin made his second start this season as the leadoff hitter and went..." April 11

  • Package deal: Valdespin down with wearing cup

    New York Post "Jordany Valdespin will have soup-to-nuts protection the next time he steps on a baseball field. “I never use a cup, but I’ve got to use it because I’m really scared of the ball hitting me in the balls,” the Mets utilityman said yesterday, two days after he was drilled in the genitals — without..." March 14

  • Will Jordany Valdespin Surprise Us In 2013?

    Amazin' Avenue "The 2013 Baseball Prospectus PECOTA projections were released earlier this month. As Chris noted, PECOTA actually thinks that the Mets might be a decent squad, slating them for third place in the NL East with an 80-82 record. However, I always find it more interesting to dig into the..." February 18

  • Second sense for Valdespin

    New York Post "Jordany Valdespin spent his winter playing the outfield in the Dominican Republic. Now the Mets want to see him concentrate more on second base. “If I can play both places it’s better for me, a better chance to stay on the team,” Valdespin said yesterday upon reporting to spring..." February 17