Why Terry Collins pitched Tyler Pill in the 10th

Pill made his big league debut in a tough spot but what comes next could have been tougher had he not pitched on Saturday. PITTSBURGH -- Tyler Pill wasn't exactly fresh off the plane from Las Vegas, but his arm was fresher than anyone else's. The Mets needed someone to give them more than one extra inning so they wouldn't have to do their...
11 hours ago

How weather could take away rotation shot from Mets call-up

PITTSBURGH — Tyler Pill is the front-runner for the upcoming vacancy in the Mets’ rotation, but manager Terry Collins stopped short Saturday of naming the rookie to that spot. The Mets have an opening Tuesday, following the demotion of Rafael Montero, who struggled through three innings in a spot start against the Padres on Thursday....
Via New York Post
21 hours ago

Mets turn to veteran minor leaguer to cure pitching woes

PITTSBURGH — The Mets could use an entire medicine cabinet to remedy their pitching staff, but for now they will try one Pill. Make that Tyler Pill, a 26-year-old righty who was selected from Triple-A Las Vegas on Friday to give the Mets an insurance policy in the bullpen, but also a potential starter for...
Via New York Post
1 day ago

Why the Mets promoted right-hander Tyler Pill

The Mets purchased the contract of right-hander Tyler Pill from Triple-A Las Vegas on Friday. Here's why. PITTSBURGH -- Rafael Montero had plenty of chances to impress in the big leagues -- 37 of them, to be exact -- but he never quite lived up to the promise of the prospect label. After an especially ineffective and inefficient start against...
1 day ago

Mets option Montero to Triple-A, call up Pill

The pitching-deficient New York Mets on Friday recalled right-hander Tyler Pill from their Triple-A Las Vegas affiliate, optioning righty Rafael Montero to Vegas. Montero, who gave up three earned runs in three innings during Thursday's 4-3 loss to San Diego, is 0-4 with a 8.24 ERA.
1 day ago

Mets Call Up Tyler Pill, Option Rafael Montero

The Mets have selected the contract of starting prospect Tyler Pill from Triple-A Las Vegas. In corresponding moves, the Mets optioned Rafael Montero to Las Vegas and in order to make room on the 40-man roster, moved Seth Lugo to the 60-day DL. With this news, Pill seems the most likely candidate to pitch in place of the injured Tommy Milone on Saturday with Josh Smoker being...
Via Mets Merized Online
2 days ago

Mets tab prospect Pill for pitching help

Right-hander Tyler Pill is en route to join the Mets in Pittsburgh, according to a source. The team did not confirm Pill's promotion, nor announce a corresponding move. Before adding him, the Mets will need to clear space on their 40-man roster
2 days ago

Tyler Pill On His Way To Meet Team In Pittsburgh

According to Anthony DiComo of, Mets starting prospect Tyler Pill is on his way to meet the Major League team in Pittsburgh. With this news, Pill seems the most likely candidate to pitch in place of the injured Tommy Milone on Saturday. Rafael Montero and Josh Smoker were previously mentioned, but because Montero started last night against the Padres, it’s going to be...
Via Mets Merized Online
2 days ago

Is Tyler Pill Any Different Than Tommy Milone?

Quality starting pitching has been hard to come by for the Mets this year. After Noah Syndergaard went down with his lat injury, the Mets have tried to fill his spot in the rotation with guys like Adam Wilk, Rafael Montero, and most recently Tommy Milone. Now there has been a new name to emerge as a potential call up for the Mets, and that name is Tyler Pill. Pill has had a stellar...
Via Mets Merized Online
4 days ago

Mets Considering PCL ERA-Leader Tyler Pill As Alternative To Milone

After lefty Tommy Milone served up eight runs (seven earned) in less than two innings on Sunday, the Mets have begun to search for alternatives. According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, one of the names that has come up is Tyler Pill. Pill, a 26 year-old righty, has been in the Mets organization since 2011. This season, after not allowing an earned run in two starts for Double...
Via Mets Merized Online
6 days ago

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