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Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia suspended 162 games for PEDs

Jenrry Mejia, what are you doing, man? The New York Mets players, coaches and executives are surely asking that very question as the reliever tested positive for the second time this year, thus drawing a 162-game suspension. Mejia had already missed the first 80 games of the season after failing a test for PEDs. As if that wasn’t astounding enough, the 25-year-old got dinged...
Via The Outside Corner
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Activate Jenrry Mejia, Option Logan Verrett To Las Vegas

As expected, the Mets announced they have activated RHP Jenrry Mejia from the restricted list. To make room on the 25 man roster, the team optioned RHP Logan Verrett to Triple-A Las Vegas. To clear a spot for Mejia on the 40-man roster, RHP Buddy Carlyle was transferred to the 60-day disabled list. Verrett posted a 0.73 ERA in six appearances over 12.1 innings since joining the...
Via Mets Merized Online
July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets closer Jenrry Mejia suspended 80 games for PEDs

New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia, who was the team’s closer last season, has been suspended 80 games for violating the league’s policy against performance enhancing drugs. Mets RHP Jenrry Mejia suspended 80 games without pay after testing positive for Stanozolol, effective immediately. — MLB (@MLB) April 11, 2015   Stanozolol is defined as a synthetic anabolic...
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April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

After Pitching On Back-To-Back Days, Mejia Says He’s At Home In The Bullpen

Jenrry Mejia gave the team two thumbs-up on Friday, the day after after pitching in back-to-back games. Mejia felt no issue with his arm and told manager Terry Collins he is ready to pitch again. After pitching a scoreless ninth in a non-save situation on Wednesday, Mejia came out to pitch the ninth again on Thursday to seal the Mets 6-3 victory over the Dodgers and earn his second...
Via Mets Merized Online
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Happy Dance: Mejia Gets the Job Done

Jenrry Mejia wasn’t given any time to sit around and stew over the team’s decision to send him to the bullpen. “I know I am a starter and they know I like to start,” Mejia said after receiving word that he had been bounced from the rotation. “But I always want to help my teammates. … I’ll go out there and be a reliever.” And with a shrug of the shoulders and a huff...
Via Mets Merized Online
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Shamone! Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia moonwalks off mound after strikeout (GIF)

Like a blast straight out of the distant past, New York Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia went deep into the vault of antiquated dance moves by busting out the moonwalk after striking out the New York Yankees’ Brett Gardner in his first relief outing in two years during Monday’s game. Using the mound like Michael Jackson […] The post Shamone! Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia moonwalks off...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jenrry Mejia could help make the Mets bullpen dominant

In Monday night’s game against the Yankees, Jenrry Mejia came in and got four big outs. It was originally thought that since Mejia had pitched only three days prior, that he would only be expected to come in and get Alfonso Soriano out, which he did in splendid fashion on only three pitches. However, Mejia came back to pitch the bottom of the 8th after Lucas Duda drove in Eric...
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets' Jenrry Mejia moonwalks off mound after strikeout

Jenrry Mejia was bumped from the Mets starting rotation to the bullpen Monday after a string of bad starts.  But that demotion apparently didn't have anything to do with his dance moves.The righthander played a crucial part in Monday night's Subway Series opener when Manager Terry Collins asked him to first keep the game close in the seventh and then protect a two-run lead in...
Via The Other Paper
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Mets: Top three prospects to replace Jenrry Mejia

Jenrry Mejia might be on his way to the bullpen, but who could take his spot in the rotation? Jenrry Mejia has been a good starter for the New York Mets this season. Well, at least through four or five innings; after that he implodes. Mejia’s most infamous start this season was against the Colorado Rockies where he gave up 8 runs to blow a 6 – 0 lead until Terry Collins decided...
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Don’t move Jenrry Mejia to the bullpen

Here we go again. Starting pitcher Jenrry Mejia was absolutely lit up in Colorado last night in the Mets’ 11-10 loss to the Rockies. All of the damage against Mejia occurred in a horrid fifth inning in which he gave up eight runs, capped by a grand slam by Nolan Arenado. It was a rough outing to say the least, but it caused a familiar question to once again rear its ugly head...
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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