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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 Should Cut All Ties With Mejia

Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia has just locked up the “Idiot of the Year” honors for being suspended another 162 games without pay for another positive test for performance enhancing drugs. GM Sandy Alderson didn’t come out and say Mejia was done with the Mets, presumably because the MLB Players Association would have its say. Mejia’s first suspension was for testing positive...
Via New York Mets Report
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

Jenrry Mejia Due To Be Reinstated And Join Team Today

Former Mets closer Jenrry Mejia is expected to be activated before tonight’s game having completed his 80-game PED suspension. Mejia has performed extremely well in six minor league appearances between Double-A Binghamton and Triple-A Las Vegas. He’s allowed just one run in six innings pitched, striking out ten while walking none. To make room for Mejia, the Mets will have to...
Via Mets Merized Online
July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

What should the Mets do with Jenrry Mejia?

Remember earlier this season when fans were wondering who the Mets closer would be as the season progressed? The team started the season with Jenrry Mejia as the closer, Jeurys Familia as the setup man, and Bobby Parnell was bound to come off the disabled list. However, Major League Baseball suspended Mejia for testing positive for using a performance-enhancing drug, Stanozolol...
June 21, 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...
Via Sportsnaut
April 11, 2015  |  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

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