Though Mets manager Terry Collins seems to still have confidence in him, there's no question that Matt Harvey is on the hot seat for Monday's Memorial Day start against the White Sox at Citi Field.
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The mere mention of Matt Harvey made Terry Collins sigh, a deep exhale of a sigh that perfectly encapsulated the state of the team’s one-time ace. Harvey, still in the rotation as his ERA has ballooned to 6.08 — the fifth-worst ERA of 101 qualified starting pitchers — pitches on Monday against the White Sox, and...
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David Wright isn't in the lineup again on Sunday night. Here's when the team will know how severe his neck issue is. NEW YORK -- Another game, another lineup posted without David Wright's name penciled in at third base and in the top half of the order for the Mets. Here's the good news: Nothing has gotten worse since Saturday's neck issue flared...
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David Wright is not available on Sunday and likely Monday as well because of continued neck pain . He met with team doctors today who administered an oral anti-inflammatory medication for his neck issue. The medication needs 48 hours to take effect and Wright must be idle during that period, according to Terry Collins. Original Report – May 28 New York Mets third baseman David...
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New York Mets manager Terry Collins and starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard discuss their ejections during the third inning of the team's loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night at Citi Field..
Noah Syndergaard was ejected in the 3rd inning against the Dodgers for throwing a 1-0 pitch behind the back of Chase Utley. An infuriated Terry Collins was also ejected. The pitch did not hit him. Before leaving the game, Syndergaard had thrown just 34 pitches in 2.1 innings, allowing two hits and striking out three, consistently hitting triple digits with his fastball. The umpire...
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With each Chase Utley at-bat against the Mets, everyone immediately wonders if New York pitchers will take some retaliatory measure for what happened last October. Whether it simply got away from him or he intended to do it, we might not know for sure. Nonetheless, Noah Syndergaard threw behind Chase Utley in the top of the third on Saturday night. Instead of issuing a warning,...
The Dodgers reportedly tried to mark their defensive alignments at Citi Field Friday. NEW YORK -- A strange subplot emerged from Friday night's game at Citi Field, as Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reported Saturday that the Mets had contacted Major League Baseball to complain about the Los Angeles Dodgers' attempts to mark their prearranged defensive...
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Things are going so poorly for Matt Harvey right now that the New York Mets will consider skipping the ace’s next scheduled start. Harvey’s season went from poor to 1962 Mets-level bad after he was bombed in a career-worst outing Thursday night. Harvey was tagged for a career-high nine runs over a career-low 2.2 innings in the Mets’ 9-1 loss to the Nationals. He was booed...
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi made some waves this week when he not only bemoaned the increasingly prevalent use of defensive shifts in Major League Baseball, but called for an outright ban on them. “It’s illegal defense, just like basketball,” Girardi said Tuesday. “Guard your man. Guard your spot. If I were commissioner, they’d be illegal. As long as it’s legal...
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