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Kingsport Mets Announce 2016 Coaching Staff

April 19, 2016 - KINGSPORT, TN. - The Kingsport Mets have announced their coaching staff for the 2016 Appalachian League season. Luis Rivera returns for his second season as the Kingsport Mets manager. Joining Rivera in his first year as Kingsport Mets pitching coach, Royce Ring. Also joining Rivera and in his first year as Kingsport hitting coach, Ender Chavez. Rivera enters his second season as manager for the Kingsport Mets. Rivera led the Kingsport Mets to the playoffs, winning the West Division with a 40-32 record last season. Before... Full Story

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Kingsport Mets Release 2016 Schedule

March 17, 2016 - KINGSPORT, TN. - The Kingsport Mets have released their schedule for the 2016 Appalachian League season. The Mets play 68 regular season games, including 34 at home from June through September. The Mets open up at home against the Elizabethton Twins on Thursday, June 23rd with a six game home stand that includes three games against the Twins and three games against the Pulaski Yankees. The season concludes with a season-long nine game home stand, August 24th through September 1st. The home stand includes three games ag... Full Story

Mets, Kingsport Extend Contract Through 2020

December 14, 2015 - KINGSPORT, TN - The New York Mets have signed a five-year contract extension with the Kingsport Convention and Visitors Bureau and the City of Kingsport that will keep the minor league Kingsport Mets at Hunter Wright Stadium. The agreement extends a long-running commitment shown between the City of Kingsport, the KCVB and the Mets. The K-Mets have had a Player Development Contract with New York since 1980, making them the eighth-longest affiliated team in minor league baseball. "We are ecstatic that the New York Mets h... Full Story

Kingsport Mets to Visit Local VA Medical Center

August 26, 2015 - KINGSPORT, TN. - In honor of the Kingsport Mets Military Appreciation Night next week, the Kingsport Mets players and coaches will be visiting veterans at the James H Quillen Veterans Affairs Medical Center on Friday, August 28th. Kingsport Mets players and coaches will travel to the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Johnson City to visit with veterans, sign autographs and say thank you. The K-Mets are honored to be visiting Mountain Home and to personally thank our Veterans for their time and sacrifices they have made f... Full Story

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Kingsport Mets Minor League Baseball

League: Appalachian League
Home: Kingsport, Tennessee
Class: Rookie (Advanced)
Affiliation: New York Mets
Website: Kingsport Mets site
Schedule: Full Kingsport Mets Schedule
Message Board: ApL forum
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