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Vic Black Headed To DL, Matsuzaka Recalled

UPDATE: Thursday, August 28th, 6:53pm According to the Mets, Vic Black is heading to the DL and will be replaced by Daisuke Matsuzaka on the active roster. Original Story Vic Black has been one of the brightest stars for the Mets this season. He’s pitched to 2.20 ERA over 32.2 and has 31 strikeouts. With that great success comes an even greater relief that the stud righty should...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dice-K’s The Competition, Picks Up Win In Cyclones’ Rehab Start

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – In front of an over capacity crowd of 8,005 at MCU Park in Coney Island, Daisuke Matsuzaka tossed five scoreless innings for the Brooklyn Cyclones to earn a win in his third rehab start since going on the disabled list with right elbow inflammation July 26. The Cyclones (36-29) defeated the Staten Island Yankees 2-0 and remain two games ahead of the Connecticut...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka throws five scoreless in rehab start

The New York Mets enter a three-game series with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday with a record of 60-68, fourth in the National League East. At 26th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, the Mets have been carried by a staff that is 9th in the league in ERA. One member of the staff that has been injured but should return soon is Daisuke Matsuzaka, who was impressive in his rehab...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka moves rehab to Brooklyn

The New York Mets entered Tuesday night with a record of 57-63, fourth in the National League East. They are staying within shouting distance of .500 behind a pitching staff that is 10th in the Major Leagues in ERA. The staff could see additional improvement soon, as Daisuke Matsuzaka begins his final stretch of his rehab from an elbow injury in Brooklyn. #452508482 / gettyimages...
Via MLB Injury News
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Minors Report: Matsuzaka Continues To Rehab, Savannah With Walk-Off Win

Last Night’s Quick Scores Albuquerque 8, Las Vegas 2 Bradenton 5, St. Lucie 4 Savannah 4, Asheville 3 Batavia 4, Brooklyn 3 Johnson City 3, Kingsport 2 Prospect Pipeline After hitting safely in eight of his last ten games, Matt Reynolds had an 0-for-4 night cooling his bat off a touch.  His batting average is now .330 on the season. Ryan Reid and Gonzalez Germen gave Las Vegas...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka will need at least two rehab starts

The New York Mets lost to the Philadelphia Phillies Sunday by the score of 7-6. The Mets blew a late 6-1 lead as Chase Utley had a key two-run triple in the seventh and Ryan Howard had a walk-off RBI single in the ninth off closer Jenrry Mejia. The Mets' loss dropped them to 56-62, fourth in the National League East. On the injury front, it appears Daisuke Matsuzaka will...
Via Sports Injury Alert
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka might throw in rehab game as early as next week

Daisuke Matsuzaka threw off flat ground today and may pitch in a game as soon as next week, Mets manager Terry Collins says. The right-handed pitcher has been on the disabled list since July 26 with elbow inflammation. Collins expects Matsuzaka to get a start somewhere in the minor leagues so he can stretch out his arm before returning to the Mets. He will return to the bullpen...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka could throw off a mound soon

The New York Mets got hammered by the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, losing by the score of 7-1. A pitching staff which has been solid, ranked 10th in the Major Leagues in ERA, Allowed seven runs on nine hits in the loss. The offense, which is near the bottom of the league in runs scored continued to struggle. At 54-60, the Mets are in fourth place in the National League East...
Via Sports Injury Alert
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka to DL

The New York Mets have placed pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka on the 15-day disabled list with an elbow injury, reports Caitlin Swieca of / gettyimages.comMatsuzaka had some discomfort in his right elbow after pitching two innings in the Mets’ loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday. He flew back to New York on Friday for an MRI before being placed on the disabled...
Via MLB Injury News
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Mets trade rumors: Dice-K edition

The New York Mets are more likely to be sellers than buyers at the 2014 trading deadline. One possible player to be traded, though uncorroborated by any official source, is Daisuke Matsuzaka. Dice-K has done all that the Mets have asked of him and more this season. Operating as both a starter and out of the bullpen, Matsuzaka has been one of the most consistent performers this season...
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss
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