Found April 24, 2012 on Mets Fever:
PLAYERS: Jason Bay
TEAMS: New York Mets
Photo by Michael BaronJason Bay was inches from making a spectacular play that would have saved two runs, instead it ended up being the turning point of the game for the Giants and to make things worse he left the game with a rib injury due to the play.

X-rays were negative and he is day-to-day with bruised ribs.  It seems like every time there are signs of life from Bay he has a set back or slides back into the funk that has plagued his Mets career...

"We're kind of hoping it's just a bruise," Bay said. "I'd probably know a little more tomorrow, I'd imagine. I can't tell you how I'm going to feel tomorrow." source ESPN NY

Bay Placed On DL, Lutz Recalled - Ike To Be Platooned?

It was announced earlier this afternoon that Jason Bay suffered a non-displaced fracture of his rib. Lutz, who was recalled from Buffalo can be used as a 3B or 1B. Chances of Lutz seeing the Hot Corner are slim, so makes one wonder if this means that Fearless Ike, after a dreadful start, might be put into a platoon situation with Lutz. Earlier this spring I wrote about the similarities of

Bay placed on 15-day DL with nondisplaced rib fracture

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, New York Mets outfielder Jason Bay was placed on the 15-day DL with a nondisplaced rib fracture. #bbpBox_194835425301504002 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0084B4; }#bbpBox_194835425301504002 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; } Jason Bay to DL with a nondisplaced fracture of a rib on the left side. Zach Lutz promoted. about 1 hour...


Jason Bay to 15 day DL. Jason Bay cracked a rib on his left side in last night's game 2 diving for a ball he couldn't keep in his glove. Jason looked banged up on the lack of play but smoked a single up the middle in his next AB. The swing was one of the best Mets Blob has ever seen Jason put on a ball. The Blob knows that's not saying much. Well, for those of us who...

Creeper of the Week: Jason Bay

I’m here to (hopefully) contribute to your fantasy baseball team’s success by highlighting a player who is under-owned and may contribute in a big way this week. Sounds kind of like Grey’s buy/sell on Fridays, but without the funny, with the parenthetical remarks, and a focus on one player who I’m looking at for one week. This week, that player is: Jason Bay. He’s owned...

GIFcap: Jason Bay Shot While Trying To Catch Ball + A Rangers Fan’s Epic Videobomb

The best part of any truly awesome defensive fail GIF is when the defensive player hits the ground like they just got shot by a sniper, and it’s only fitting that Jason Bay plays that role to perfection here, going down like a bag of bricks. Videobombing Rangers fan agrees

Bay to DL: Here’s what I think about the situation in the outfield

The News: The Mets have placed Jason Bay on the 15-Day DL with a nondisplaced fracture of a rib on the left side and recalled infielder Zach Lutz. — New York Mets (@Mets) April 24, 2012 My Thoughts: First of all, two of the Mets’ Opening Day starting outfielders are now on the DL and the other one is struggling. Second of all, the Mets now have three prospects on their roster–Kirk...

Mets put RHP Pelfrey, LF Bay on disabled list

The New York Mets have put starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey and left fielder Jason Bay on the 15-day disabled list. The Mets made the moves before Tuesday night's game against Miami. Pelfrey is sidelined with inflammation in his right elbow. But Mets general manager Sandy Alderson says the team hasn't ruled out a torn ligament, and says Pelfrey will get a second opinion. ...

Walking A Thin Line: 2012 Mets Can Be Marvelous Or Awful

I went to my first game of 2012 last Friday (4/20). Dinner at McFadden’s with my wife & my cousin & his wife beforehand, meeting up with my friend Greg Prince during and a surprisingly – and dispiritingly – quick exit after. It was a great night and a very good game, despite the final outcome. But for one bad inning, Jonathon Neise was stellar. The Mets got some...

Mets place Bay and Pelfrey on disabled list

A day that was supposed center around Jose Reyes' return to Citi Field quickly assumed a familiar plotline from Reyes' days in New York. Prior to eking out a 2-1 win over the Florida Marlins, the Mets placed two players on the disabled list with significant injuries, casting uncertainty over their roster for the next few weeks. The Mets first put Jason Bay on the DL with...

What the Loss of Pelfrey, Bay and Cedeno in 24 hours to the DL means

The Mets announced today that Jason Bay was going on the Disabled list with cracked rib.  This is a blow to the Mets lineup, especially with Bay showing signs of starting to produce with more regularity. In a surprising move the Mets also announced that starter Mike Pelfrey has also been placed on the DL. The Mets are saying that the move is due to elbow pain, but rumors are circulating...

Pelf to DL: This is just getting irritating now

The News: Mike Pelfrey MRI. Right elbow swelling. Will miss next start. Headed to DL. Robert Carson en route. — Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) April 24, 2012 Carson will be here for 3 games. Then replace with starter for Friday night in Colorado. — Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) April 24, 2012 My thoughts: SERIOUSLY? Jason Bay and Mike Pelfrey are both being sent to the disabled list...

Injury updates: Howard, Pence, Bay, Bray and Drew

Here's a running list of injury updates around the Major Leagues: – Phillies first baseman, Ryan Howard, hasn't been cleared to begin baseball activities according to Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly. He adds that Hunter Pence will have a MRI on his left shoulder today. – The New York Mets have placed left fielder Jason Bay on the Disabled List with a non-displaced rib fracture...
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