Legendary Groundskeeper George Toma’s Super Bowl Streak Comes to an End at 57

George Thoma has been the groundskeeper for every Super Bowl, but that streak will come to an end this year. Thomas officially announced that his Super Bowl streak will end at 57 in an interview with KCUR in Kansas City. January 31, 1993: NFL groundskeeper George Thoma touches up on the green during the Super […]

Tomas Nido clears waivers, accepts Mets’ Triple-A assignment

PITTSBURGH — The Mets will be lining up familiar faces from the minor leagues to systematically thicken their catchers. On Friday, the team announced that Thomas Nido has granted a waiver and accepted a permanent move to Triple-A Syracuse. The catcher was named to the task Monday as Omar Narvaez returned from the injured reserve. […]

What’s next for Tomas Nido after being DFA’d by Mets

Thomas Nido is an unusual catcher. The club announced Monday that it has been named to appoint a longtime Mets reserve to clear the blockage behind the plate. Omar Narvaez returned from rehab duty and will return Tuesday in Atlanta to join Francisco Alvarez as the Mets’ new catcher tandem. Narváez, a veteran who suffered […]

Mets DFA Tomas Nido with Omar Narvaez returning from injury

Thomas Nido is a strange man. The longtime Mets player has been named as a transfer destination, the club announced Monday. Omar Narvaez has been revitalized and will return to Atlanta on Tuesday to join Francisco Alvarez in the Mets’ catcher tandem. The veteran Narváez said Sunday he was “100 percent” after recovering from a […]

Mets DFA Gary Sanchez as Tomas Nido gets activated

Gary Sanchez’s experiment is over. Ahead of Thursday’s series finale in Chicago, the Mets chose to name the former Yankees catcher. According to Mike Puma of the Post. Sanchez’s tenure with the team effectively comes to an end just weeks after he suffered a bruise while playing for Triple-A Syracuse. The move served as the […]

Mets’ Omar Narvaez to take step forward, Tomas Nido takes step backwards

Tomas Nido has taken a half step back, but Omar Narváez is almost one step ahead. Nido was hit during a minor league game on Friday. X-rays came back negative, but “he was in a lot of pain,” manager Buck Showalter said, so Nido will be the designated hitter for the Class-A St. Lucie on […]

Mets put catcher Tomas Nido on IL with dry eye syndrome

CINCINNATI — Thomas Nido’s vision was deteriorating to the point that the Mets were uncomfortable using him, especially at night games. Catcher was placed on the injured list Wednesday with dry eye syndrome, a condition that causes eye irritation and vision problems. IL’s stint dates back to Saturday, and manager Buck Showalter expects Nido to […]

Mets’ Pete Alonso, Tomas Nido, Luis Guillorme raise drink to Rangers

While a far cry from the Jets and their beer-chugging tradition in the Islanders’ playoff games, Game 4 of the Rangers vs. Devils series on Monday night saw at least three Mets attend and grab a drink. rice field. First baseman Pete Alonso, catcher Thomas Nido, and infielder Luis Guirolme were all in the stands […]

Mets’ Tomas Nido will get bulk of starts over Francisco Alvarez

Francisco Alvarez was called up to the Mets after Omar Narvaez was sent to the injured list with a left calf injury, but manager Buck Showalter said Friday that Thomas Nido will be at bat in the absence of Narvaez. said he would get the majority of his playing time behind. Nido started Friday’s home […]

Tomas Nido shows off some power in Mets’ exhibition win

Here’s Monday’s Mets spring training nugget: Nido is Neat-o Thomas Nido hit a three-run homer to finish 2-3 in the Mets’ game against the Marlins at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium. Nido cleared the center field fence and hit the Grapefruit League’s second home run of the season. Nido made his second deep-sea dive this spring.APs […]


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