Pete Alonso RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pete Alonso cruises to 2nd straight Home Run Derby win

    Yahoo! Sports "Baseball was ready for Sho-time at Coors Field on Monday. But for the second straight Home Run Derby, it was the Pete Alonso show — in a big way. The New York Mets slugger cruised through the first two rounds of Denver's Home Run Derby and outslugged Trey Mancini in the..." July 13

  • Mets' Pete Alonso to defend Home Run Derby crown at Coors Field

    CBS Sports "New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso will defend his title in this year's Home Run Derby. On Wednesday, MLB announced Alonso will participate in this year's Home Run Derby at Coors Field next month. Alonso and Angels two-way wunderkind Shohei..." June 23

  • Pete Alonso's Claim About MLB Manipulating Baseballs Refuted by Mets GM Zack Scott

    Bleacher Report "New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso told reporters this week that he believes Major League Baseball manipulates the league's baseballs based on the upcoming free-agent class to keep contracts lower, however, Mets general manager Zack Scott is not a proponent of that..." June 11

  • Pete Alonso says MLB 'manipulates the ball' depending on free agency classes

    USA Today "With Major League Baseball set to crack down on pitchers using foreign substances in the near future, New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso said that he is fine with pitchers using aids – but that the bigger issue is that MLB "manipulates the baseballs year in and year..." June 09

  • Mets' Pete Alonso likely to be activated during series against Braves

    Yardbarker "New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso is close to returning from a hand injury.  According to ESPN's Buster Olney, Alonso will be activated for the Mets' next game, which is supposed to be on Sunday night against the Atlanta Braves. However, there's a high..." May 30

  • Mets Place Pete Alonso On IL, Select Brandon Drury, Designate Daniel Zamora

    MLB Trade Rumors "In a flurry of roster moves, the Mets announced that first baseman Pete Alonso has been placed on the injured list with a sprained right hand. Right-hander Tommy Hunter is also headed to the 10-day IL due to a lower back injury. To replace that pair on the active roster, the..." May 21

  • Mets' Donnie Stevenson mystery has been solved

    SNY TV "It's been clear since the emergence of Mets hitting guru "Donnie Stevenson" that Stevenson didn't actually exist. And the mystery has now been solved. "Stevenson," whose presence was first mentioned during the Mets' series against..." May 10

  • Mets' Pete Alonso: Getting swept by Cubs 'feels like eating a s**t sandwich'

    The Score "New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso doesn't like losing, and he especially didn't enjoy getting swept by the Chicago Cubs after Thursday night's finale. "Getting swept feels like eating a shit sandwich, to be honest with you," Alonso said,..." April 23

  • Mets' Pete Alonso 'all-in' to defend Home Run Derby title

    ESPN "Count New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso in for this year's Home Run Derby at hitter-friendly Coors Field. Alonso won the contest the last time it was held, in 2019, edging fellow rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr. at Cleveland's Progressive Field..." April 22

  • Pete Alonso had funny comment on what he missed about Phillies

    Larry Brown Sports "One rite of passage for any NL East star is playing in Philadelphia, where they’re very likely to get booed by the fans. New York Mets slugger Pete Alonso has experienced that. For him, it’s clearly a mark of respect, and after playing without fans in 2020, he actually..." April 14

  • 10 MLB players we'd like to see in Home Run Derby

    CBS Sports "The 2021 MLB All-Star Game was recently moved out of Atlantafollowing the passing of a controversial Georgia law that critics say restricts voting access in the state. Instead, the annual Midsummer Classic will be played at Coors Field, which is home to the Colorado..." April 07

  • Fan Yells At Pete Alonso That The “Over/Under Is 9,” Hits Home Run Seconds Later

    Total Pro Sports "The New York Mets get their first win of the season Tuesday night 8-4 over the Phillies behind two 2-run homers by Pete Alonso and Dom Smith. Alonso’s home run was more notable all because of one fan. A guy could be heard in the stands telling him that the over/under..." April 07

  • Mets’ Pete Alonso becomes fastest player in MLB history with 70 HRs "Back in 2019, New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso broke the MLB record for homers for a rookie with 53, besting Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees in the process. Alonso finished that season as the National League Rookie of the Year while driving in a whopping 120..." April 07